The Yellen Federal Reserve is more concerned about inflation taking off than the Bernanke Fed. If inflation moves up, the Yellen Fed will raise short term interest rates and slow the economy.
The highly prestigious journal Nature reported that a team of researchers from five Swedish universities, led by Karolinska Institute and the Science for Life Laboratory, have identified a new way of potentially treating all cancer cells.
With the Veterans Administration (VA) about to face hearings on Capitol Hill regarding preventable deaths in their system, the Center for Investigative Reporting (CIR) released a report exposing the VA ha secretly paid $200 million to settle nearly 1000 wrongful deaths over the decade following 9/11.
Stock markets around the world fell today, led by the 246 point dive, or 1.5%, for the U.S. Dow Jones Industrial Average and the 1.9% drop for German stock market index. Analysts generally pointed to worries about a shrinking Chinese lending and the potential trade war between Russia and the West, but I am more […]
A North Korean-flagged oil tanker appears to have loaded oil at the Libyan rebel held Es Sider oil terminal southwest of Benghazi and escaped Libyan Navy pursuit. Libya’s Parliament voted earlier in the day to remove Prime Minister Ali Zeidan from office for failure to stop rebels holding the eastern coast of Libya from exporting […]
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The disappearance in the Gulf of Thailand of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 to Beijing, China after 2 hours 5 minutes of normal flight may have the trademarks of a terrorist attack against China by Al Qaeda.
Russia continues to move ahead with their military and political plans for the Crimea. Support from China and India seal the deal.
A joint investigation by the U.S. Department of Justice, Hong Kong Department of Justice and the UK Ministry of Justice into accusations that American investment banks hired the children of powerful Asian officials to secure lucrative securities business, may have just ensnared JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon. According to confidential emails recently turned over to […]