Remembering 9/11 15 Years Later

Remembering 9/11 15 Years Later






Remembering 9/11 15 Years Later Fifteen years ago today, sitting at my desk, I received a call from a business associate, “have you got your TV on?” he asked. I did not, so I turned it on to see a commercial airline fly directly into 1 of the World Trade Center towers in Manhattan, it […]






Donald Trump, “Hillary Clinton is trigger-happy and very unstable,”

Donald Trump, “Hillary Clinton is trigger-happy and very unstable,”






Donald Trump, “Hillary Clinton is trigger-happy and very unstable,” Republican Donald Trump vowed to boost military spending by 10’s of billions of dollars, outlining plans Wednesday for major increases in the number of active troops, Navy ships and submarines, and fighter planes as he works to convince skeptics in both parties he is ready to lead […]






ITRC Reports 601 Data Breaches Year to Data

ITRC Reports 601 Data Breaches Year to Data






ITRC Reports 601 Data Breaches Year to Data The latest data breach count from the Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC) reports that there have been 601 data breaches recorded YTD, and that more than 21-M records have been exposed since the beginning of the year. The total number of reported breaches increased by 17 since […]






Thailand’s Voters Approved a Military Junta-backed Constitution

Thailand’s Voters Approved a Military Junta-backed Constitution






Thailand’s Voters Approved a Military Junta-backed Constitution Thai voters approved a military junta-backed constitution in a referendum Sunday, the outcome that paves the way for an election next year but will require future elected governments to rule on the military’s terms. Voters handed the junta led by Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha a convincing win in […]






Muslim Cleric Fethullah Gulen Accused of “ordering the July 15 coup”

Muslim Cleric Fethullah Gulen Accused of “ordering the July 15 coup”






Muslim Cleric Fethullah Gulen Accused of “ordering the July 15 coup” Thursday, Turkey issued a formal arrest warrant for US-based cleric Fethullah Gulen after the 15 July military coup attempt aimed at ousting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan failed. An Istanbul Court issued the warrant, the 1st after the failed putsch for the reclusive cleric in […]






Stocks Markets “Brush Off” Geo-Turmoil

Stocks Markets “Brush Off” Geo-Turmoil






Stocks Markets “Brush Off” Geo-Turmoil $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX European stocks pared losses and US futures rebounded after a terror attack in France killed dozens of people, and the bloody military coup in Turkey the latest display of market resilience in keeping with recent history. Over the past 15 years, financial-market reactions to terror have […]






Military Coup in Turkey






Turkey’s government appears to have been overthrown in a coup, as the military claimed taking control over the country. Tanks have been posted outside Istanbul’s Ataturk International Airport, while armored vehicles were photographed outside TRT offices. All flights from Istanbul’s Ataturk International Airport have been canceled, Reuters reported citing a witness. The Turkish military announced […]






Donald Trump is Considering Lt.Gen. Michael Flynn as VP Running Mate

Donald Trump is Considering Lt.Gen. Michael Flynn as VP Running Mate






Donald Trump is Considering Lt.Gen. Michael Flynn as VP Running Mate Donald Trump is giving consideration to Lieutenant General Michael Flynn (Ret.) US Army, as a potential VP running mate For weeks Donald Trump has conducted a high-profile canvassing of Republican political stalwarts as part of his running mate search, but he has also made […]






Donald Trump Channeling Ronald Reagan Becomes the “Voice” of the GOP

Donald Trump Channeling Ronald Reagan Becomes the “Voice” of the GOP






Donald Trump Channeling Ronald Reagan Becomes the “Voice” of the GOP US Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA) who once dubbed Donald Trump as “a Voice” of the Republican Party, hailed the GOP’s presumptive nominee Friday as  “The Voice” highlighting some “Reaganesque” elements of his campaign “What you have here is a Reaganesque campaign,” Mr. Issa said […]






US Vets Facing Long Waits for Healthcare, Suicides Up

US Vets Facing Long Waits for Healthcare, Suicides Up






US Vets Facing Long Waits for Healthcare, Suicides Up Many US military Vets put off getting the medical care they need largely because of long wait times in the troubled Veterans Administration (VA) healthcare system, a new study shows. The findings, by Dr. Doohee Lee of Marshall University and Dr. Charles Begley of the University […]