Oil has been getting hit hard lately thanks to rumors, Saudis talking about pumping more, OPEC, saying there's plenty, and now this.
Whenever a major leap is made in pure mathematics, the question always leads to "Cool, but what does this mean for me?"
It is one thing for tungsten-filled gold bars to appear in the UK, or in Germany: after all out of sight, and across the Atlantic, certainly must mean out of mind, and out of the safe.
A Swedish celebrity magazine has printed 11 topless photos of Kate Middleton spread over three pages of its latest issue while its sister publication in Denmark has threatened to use between 60 and 70 of the offensive shots later this week.
France announced Wednesday it will close 20 embassies across the Muslim world on Friday after French weekly Charlie Hebdo published cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed naked, amid growing unrest over an anti-Islamic film that has left dozens dead.
While the UK Royals have today won an injunction in a French court that prevents Closer from republishing pictures of Kate Middleton topless, it's really just closing the stable door after the horse has bolted.
A video on youtube has surfaced showing unknown Libyans help a what appears to be the late U.S. ambassador Christopher Stevens after the U.S. consulate in Benghazi was attacked.
Up until now, the LHD 7 Iwo Jima Big-Deck Amphibious Warfare ship was all alone in the Arabian Sea, patiently awaiting orders to liberate this or that middle east country of their oil reserves. This is no longer the case...
Here is a summary of where the world stands: -
I was in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia at a friend's house last Friday. They stay directly across from the US embassy.
Shinichi Nishimiya, Japan's next ambassador to China, died in a Tokyo hospital on Sunday, according to Japan's Foreign Ministry.
We warned that the shine was coming off Draghi's rally late last week but since mid-morning on Friday, Spain's 10Y spread has risen a very notable 36bps and the 10Y yield has just broken back above 6% for the first time in over two weeks.
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The protests that started in Cairo have spread across the world raising havoc in more than a dozen countries in the Muslim world.
If you can't keep track of all the Muslim protests erupting across the globe, you're not alone.
The market may no longer reflect any actual events or newsflow as it quietly levitates on what is a now certain avalanche of fiat dilution and wheelbarrow blue light specials, and it may thus be forgiven to ignore the dramatic developments abroad, bu
Did we say Arab Fall? We meant global fall.
Celebrations of QE∞ are now officially sweeping the globe.
The Egyptians are getting together with the Iranians, according to legendary military reporter Bill Gertz.
Embassies Warn of More Possible Demonstrations.
Poachers have killed 100 rhinoceros in South Africa in less than two months, a surge in killings that took the tally for the year to 381, authorities said Wednesday.
Amsterdam’s pot smokers cast a keen, if somewhat hazy eye on Wednesday’s election, hoping for a government that will reverse plans to register them in a database and ban sales to foreigners.
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has called for the release of jailed Russian art group Pussy Riot, the AP reports.
Fernando Imposimato, the President of the Italian Supreme Court, has raised the call for a criminal investigation of 9/11, comparing the terror attacks to the declassified "false flag" incidents carried out by the CIA in Italy under Operation Gladio.
Update at 2:07 p.m. ET: CNN reports that U.S. security guards fired a volley of warning shots as the crowd gathered outside the embassy walls.
South Korean troops practiced a war scenario involving the occupation and stabilization of North Korea during a joint military drill with the United States last month, a report said Tuesday. The two allies, who staged a similar stabilization exerc
Gazprom has Europe’s natural gas market in a stranglehold and Europe is attempting to fight back, first with a raid last year on the Russian giant’s offices and then with a probe launched earlier this week against its allegedly illicit efforts to con
To understand today's global conflicts, forget economics and technology and take a hard look at a map
India successfully launched its 100th space mission on Sunday (Sept. 9) using its Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle to send two new satellites into orbit.