BlackRock Chief: Markets Will Be 'Fine' ... The boss of the world's largest money manager said financial markets will be "fine" over the next year despite a sharp downturn early in 2016 ... BlackRock Inc. Chairman and Chief Executive Laurence Fink sa
By: Nick Bernabe (ANTIMEDIA) Tokyo, Japan -- Fast food giant McDonald's has been having a rough time. Considering its recent decision to close 700 locations in 2015, dire predictions from franchise owners claiming the company is facing its "fina
Bacteria that resist last-resort drugs were identified two months ago in China. Now scientists are finding them all over.
China will probably have to devalue its currency to address slowing growth in the world's second-largest economy, Goldman Sachs Group Inc. President Gary Cohn said.
Marc Faber, editor of the "Gloom, Doom & Boom Report," has advised investors that now is a good time to invest in gold because stocks will crash over 40% and the world is on the verge of a new liquidity and debt crisis.
Lowest On Record. With all eyes on the overnight spike in crude oil prices (up 5% and back over $30, this must be the bottom right?), OPEC remains far from impressed with its basket price hovering at (or near) record low levels at $22.48.
(NaturalNews) If you still own stocks and mutual fund shares, you still aren't grasping the systemic risk in the stock market. No matter what you claim to BELIEVE, it is your ACTIONS that actually determine your true grasp of reality.
Why Central Bank Independence Matters ... In India, the independence of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and its respected governor, Professor Raghuram Rajan, was recently perceived to be under threat when the Indian government proposed through its Mi
Electric isn't enough, now Tesla is creating cars that are as 'cruelty-free' as possible…
As chairman of investments at Guggenheim Partners, Scott Minerd thought he had a realistic view on how big an economic challenge climate change poses.
Mario Draghi said the European Central Bank may need to bolster its stimulus programs as soon as March amid rising concerns about the euro-area recovery. The euro slid.
Been Saying for a Decade...William White is one of the world's top economists.
Dozens Still Trapped Under Rubble
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is ready to launch its IRNSS-1E navigation satellite on Wednesday, Jan. 20, from the Second Launch Pad (SLP) at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC), located in Sriharikota. The fifth spacecraft in the I
Two new documents reveal the political blueprint the billionaire developed 40 years ago, heavily influenced by the ultraconservative John Birch Society.
(NaturalNews) Big Pharma is proving once again that it values profits more than human lives, as drug manufacturers fight efforts to curb the overprescription of highly addictive and often deadly opioid drugs.
and media continue to ignore Fukushima radiation. (NaturalNews) Large, bloody tumors continue to turn up in Pacific marine animals, raising concern that the ocean food web may be widely contaminated by radioactive isotopes from the Fukushima nuclear
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Saudi Arabia and other Persian Gulf countries are scooping up farmland in drought-afflicted regions of the U.S. Southwest, and that has some people in California and Arizona seeing red.
Commentary and Insights on a Troubled World...
If the presidency of Barack Obama teaches us anything, it should be that presidents are nothing but tools of the elite to concentrate wealth and power. It should teach us that the words Democrat and Republican are absolutely meaningless.
Wheelchair-bound multiple sclerosis patients able to walk again after stem-cell therapy
The monumental achievement was a result of implementing organic practices on around 75,000 hectares of agricultural land.
It's been six months since the Japanese government axed Zaha Hadid's 2020 Olympic Stadium, and now, The Telegraph reports, the Japan Sport Council is refusing to pay her for it.
The rout that swept through asset classes, taking oil below $30 a barrel and European and Asian stocks into bear markets, is pushing up gauges of investor stress around the world.
Your bullshit-ometer should be making an awful racket in response to the shifting explanations given for the twenty-four-hour Iranian hostage scare involving two US Navy boats intercepted in the Gulf.
As was triumphantly announced over the weekend by both parties (making one wonder who actually benefited), after years of U.S. sanctions, Iran is now free to export as much of its oil as it wants after the International Atomic Energy Agency said the
Global collapse imminent
Puerto Rico's economy is collapsing, US Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew said Friday as he announced a visit to the US territory two weeks after its debt default.