"CalPERS Is Near Insolvency; It Needs A Bailout Soon" - Former Board Member Makes Stunning Admission
"Shocked And Outraged": Four Broward Deputies Waited Outside School As Children Were Massacred
On our way back. Lots to share and a great line up of guests from around the world to provide a more global perspective on the future,... listen with a note pad and pen handy :)
Here's How Regulators Are Inadvertently Laying The Groundwork For The Next Housing Crisis
The state of affairs in economics is not just embarrassing, it's downright perplexing. Economics is a science, right? It must follow some ironclad laws of the physical universe then, mustn't it? But somehow we always end up asking the same questi
In Part 1 we postulated that the chart below embodies nothing less than the nightmare that will be coming to Wall Street right soon. It means, in effect, that you can climb the financial tiger's back for an extended time, but when you reach the mane
The compulsive hatred of Putin by many who have almost zero idea about Putin or Russian history is disproportionate to any rational analysis, but not surprising. Trump and Putin are like weird doppelgangers in the liberal imagination."--John Stepp
President Trump confirmed on Friday that he would support stricter firearms regulations, including a proposal to strengthen the federal background check system and raising the minimum age for buying a semi-automatic weapon to 21 - something the power
In the wake of yet another mass shooting in a public school, a host of familiar recommendations have resurfaced about how to "prevent this from ever happening again." Predictably, both conservatives and liberals are looking to the government for
Starting in late 2017 Venezuela's President Nikolas Maduro began expanding heavily into media space in an attempt to promote a new payment instrument– the government-issued cryptocurrency Petro.
Broad Group which has built factory mass produced skyscrapers has a new construction innovation – Core Tubular Steel Slabs (CTS).
SpinLaunch is raising $30 million to use large centrifuges to power catapult to launch payloads into space.
In the old Greek mythology, the opening of Pandora's box unleashed many evils on the world.
The Arctic is melting catastrophically! Sea ice levels are experiencing their most precipitous decline in 1500 years! Something must be done ?" and fast…
First "Brexit," then Trump.
Is the globalism that seeks to concentrate power in a few unelected international bodies like the UN and IMF about to spectacularly crash?
Researchers have determined a method to identify characteristic statistical signatures across unmeasurable probability distributions. Instead of a complete "fingerprint," they were able to distill the information from data sets which were reduced
Jeddah Tower (previously known as Kingdom Tower, is being built in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, at a cost of SR4.6 billion (US$1.23 billion).
"I'm actually going to twist this around a bit and say that I'm disappointed in people on our side for being hypocrites about sexual harassers and abusers of women who are in our party, who are sitting in the White House, who brag about their extrama
Albuquerque police say the actions of the armed citizen involved in a deadly shooting Sunday likely saved the lives of a mother and daughter.
A new draft for managing mass migration was introduced by the United Nations about a month ago and is expected to be adopted by most of its member states later this year.
China has at least eight CRISPR gene therapy clinical trials to treat various forms of cancer. CRISPR is being tested as a treatment for cancers of the lung, bladder, cervix and prostate.
Egypt's Antiquities Ministry announced on Saturday the discovery of an ancient necropolis near the Nile Valley city of Minya, south of Cairo, the latest discovery in an area known to house ancient catacombs from the Pharaonic Late Period and the Ptol
In a move likely to pave the way for Chinese leader Xi Jinping to stay at the country's helm beyond his second five-year term, the ruling Communist Party's Central Committee has proposed to remove term limits for the president and vice president.
Syria - Since the Obama administration launched naked aggression on Syria in March 2011, using ISIS and other terrorists as imperial foot soldiers, numerous Security Council resolutions were adopted to try restoring peace and stability to the country
This is getting pretty ridiculous. For old times sake, we recently checked on the Federal debt level during the month we arrived in the Imperial City as a 24-year old eager beaver. That was June 1970 and the Federal debt held by the public was $275 b
This summer Port-Liner is expected to launch its first battery-electric barges that will run between Amsterdam, Antwerp, and Rotterdam ports in Europe.
Heading into the weekend, the Italian government massively stepped up security across the country in anticipation of demonstrations by anti-fascist and far-right groups, ahead of the general election on March 04.
A New York real estate developer was ordered to pay $6.7M for whitewashing graffiti from his buildings.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers started construction Wednesday to replace a decaying stretch of a 2.25-mile Mexico–United States barrier, swapping it out for a new and improved 30-foot high bollard style wall.
FBI Never Contacted Google After "Professional Shooter" YouTube Threat Reported
Last week we reported that as part of a rapidly deteriorating banking crisis in Latvia, which culminated with the detention of central bank head Ilmars Rimsevics on suspicion of accepting a bribe of more than €100,000 ...
Driverless cars, with no person in the vehicle, may come to California as soon as April if rules are approved Monday.
Bank, which faces U.S. sanctions for allegedly helping North Korea, said it would be liquidated
In days gone by, a massacre of students like the atrocity at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School would have brought us together.
Trump said Obama's 'horrendous leadership' on Syria could start World War III. He's made things even worse.
This article is entitled Chung Kuo, which means Middle Kingdom.
Elon Musk tweets that the Starlink constellation of thousands of gigabit per second internet satellites will help get internet to the last billion and areas in the developed world with bad internet service.
A research team at Chalmers University of Technology is now among the first in the world to submit results indicating that they have actually succeeded in manufacturing a topological superconductor.
Texas Sen. Ted Cruz's fundraising lagged far behind his top Democratic challenger during the first six weeks of 2018, a new federal campaign filing shows.
In the first photo, taken in 1972, US President Richard Nixon made what was then considered a bold move, visiting Mao Zedong in Communist China. Literally, as well as figuratively, Chairman Mao is on the left and Mr. Nixon is on the right.
There are many signs of American collapse. One of the most scary is the fact that the American Civil Liberties Union no longer knows what are the civil liberties it purports to defend. Identity Politics has transformed civil rights into privileges fo
According to Donald Trump and his partisans, Democrats--Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, Democrats in Congress, the liberal media--are the Deep State.
A Northwestern research team has developed a novel device called a "memtransistor," which operates much like a neuron by performing both memory and information processing.
Will every critic of our government policies soon be indictable?
Police are looking for suspects that shot Rex, a family's dog that jumped into action when he spotted intruders attempting to break into his home.
Syria - The Damascus countryside area is the last major US-supported terrorist stronghold in the country.
Israel - It's a work in progress on the longstanding Israeli/Palestinian conflict.