Ethereum: USD/ETH (ETH=) there is a connecting bullish trend line forming with support near $188

Ethereum: USD/ETH (ETH=) there is a connecting bullish trend line forming with support near $188

Ethereum: USD/ETH (ETH=) there is a connecting bullish trend line forming with support near $188 This past week, we saw a major drop in ETH price below the $202 support area against the US Dollar. The decline was such that the price even broke the $184 support area. Finally, it traded to a new monthly […]

2019 Ready2Race catalogue released

2019 Ready2Race catalogue released

The 2019 renewal of the Inglis Ready2Race Sale, to be held at Riverside Stables on Tuesday October 22, has attracted a strong catalogue of 191 2YOs. The catalogue, which is now available online, features juveniles by leading stallions such as I Am Invincible, Zoustar, Not A Single Doubt, Written Tycoon, Dundeel, Medaglia d’Oro, More Than […]

Beijing’s Green Belt & Road Forum Draws Global Lenders

Beijing’s Green Belt & Road Forum Draws Global Lenders

Today, over 150 delegates from 40 global banks, investment firms and international organizations gathered in Beijing for the First Plenary Meeting of the Green Investment Principles for the Belt and Road (GIP), a major drive to promote environmentally responsible investments under the Belt & Road Initiative. Launched by China Green Finance Committee and the City […]

How Sub-Saharan Africa Can Adapt To The Fourth Industrial Revolution

How Sub-Saharan Africa Can Adapt To The Fourth Industrial Revolution

The Fourth Industrial Revolution is reshaping the world of work. While policymakers in the West are struggling to respond, the task facing African governments appears even more daunting. In navigating the challenges and opportunities of the digital age, the continent’s policymakers must be willing to adapt and experiment. Most of today’s developed countries, and those […]

Electric Taxi’s Hit The Roads of China

Electric Taxi’s Hit The Roads of China

China’s BYD company which is currently providing an electric bus to Panama‘s Mibus service for evaluation was recently commissioned to deliver the first of what will eventually be a fleet of around 1,500 all-electric taxis in of Colón in Panama in cooperation with Ensa Servicios and Traservi say industry reports. A total of 1,500 electric […]

White House Believes Trade War Won’t Lead US Into Recession

White House Believes Trade War Won’t Lead US Into Recession

White House officials pushed back yesterday against concerns that economic growth may be faltering, saying they saw little risk of recession despite a volatile week on global bond markets, and insisting their trade war with China was doing no damage to the United States. ‘There is no recession in sight, White House economic adviser Larry […]

Do Men Lack Empathy For Women? A Study On Sexual Assualt

Do Men Lack Empathy For Women? A Study On Sexual Assualt

You may have seen it among your own friends: a high-profile #MeToo case triggers responses that assign some or all the blame on a victim of sexual harassment, with men more likely than women to side with an accused male. New research published Sunday in the Psychology of Women Quarterly suggests it is men’s empathy […]

The New Globalization

The New Globalization

The term globalization encompasses a range of social, political, and economic changes. Some disciplines including anthropology or sociology focus on cultural changes of growing interconnectedness, such as the expansion of brands like Nike and McDonalds, and the networked world through social media. Other disciplines such as economics track the exchange of finances, goods and services […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$AMGN, $BABA, $GT, $NTC, $KTOS, $LUV, $MRK, $NVDA, $WMT Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  the Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of stocks analysts have singled out to look at carefully Monday, as follows: Amgen Inc. (NASDAQ:AMGN) was reiterated […]

Asia: Gold, USD, Crude Oil, Stocks & Commodities

Asia: Gold, USD, Crude Oil, Stocks & Commodities

$GLD, $SLV, $USO, $OIL, $CORN, $WEAT, $SOY, $USD FLASH: Gold Dips, USD Up, Crude Oil Up, Stocks Up Headlines Asia stocks advance as China’s rate adjustment improves investor mood Crude Oil prices climb after Saudi oilfield attack Gold prices dip on firmer USD and equities Gold: Gold prices dipped Monday on a stronger USD, and a recovery in […]

Pregnancy Diabetes Puts Mothers and Babies at High Risk

Pregnancy Diabetes Puts Mothers and Babies at High Risk

Pregnant women at high risk for developing gestational diabetes may be less likely to experience this complication when they switch to a Mediterranean diet instead of sticking with their usual eating habits, a recent experiment suggests.  Researchers studied 1,252 women who had obesity, high blood pressure or elevated cholesterol before they conceived — all so-called […]

Marketing Ideas For Success and Expansion

Marketing Ideas For Success and Expansion

For any business looking to expand from a local business to a national business, it’s important to have a solid marketing plan in place to ensure you are successful. Even if you’re a larger business that has planned and executed national marketing campaigns before, there are always lessons to be learned from previous campaigns that […]

Hong Kong’s Violent Protest Escalation Timeline

Hong Kong’s Violent Protest Escalation Timeline

Beijing, August 18: Anti-China forces in the West have colluded with local anti-China elements to cause the prolonged unrest in Hong Kong, the Chinese official news agency Xinhua says in a detailed report. ‘Foreign nationals were seen meeting and talking with radical protesters. Recently, leaders of “Hong Kong independence” groups secretly met with officials of […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX FLASH and Saying it Again: Stocks overreacted to the FOMC’s rate decision in the minds of investors, WH advisor calling for an emergency meeting of the committee to cut rates further. President Trump plays the tariff card to pressure Fed Chairman Powell, The market has become susceptible to every China headline, nothing new. […]

Japan’s Trade Surplus With The US Calls For Trade Negotiations

Japan’s Trade Surplus With The US Calls For Trade Negotiations

Japan’s politically sensitive trade surplus with the United States grew more than 15 percent in July, data showed Monday, as negotiators from the two economic powerhouses prepare to restart talks over a free trade deal. According to Japanese finance ministry statistics, the trade surplus with Washington climbed to 579.4 billion yen ($5.5 billion) last month, […]

Asian Markets Rally Amidst Trade Talk Resolutions

Asian Markets Rally Amidst Trade Talk Resolutions

Asian markets rallied Monday following a strong lead from Wall Street and comments from Donald Trump’s top economic adviser hailing “positive” trade talks with top Chinese negotiators. Optimism that central banks will provide fresh support to head off a global economic recession has also lent much-needed support to regional equities after last week’s sell-off, with […]

Rap Video Featuring Hong Kong’s Pro-Democracy Movement

Rap Video Featuring Hong Kong’s Pro-Democracy Movement

“Get those foreign agents outta town”, roars a music video by a patriotic Chinese rap group, one of a slew of creative efforts by Beijing attacking Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement as violent and spurred on by overseas governments. The rap video, overlaid with clips of protesters clashing with police and breaking into Hong Kong’s legislative […]

Marmelo Heads to Melbourne CUp

Marmelo (Duke of Marmalade) started as the logical favourite in the 15 furlongs Darley Prix Kergorlay (Gr2), Sunday at Deauville. The Hughie Morrison-trained 6-year-old won the race at 4 in 2017 and finished second last year behind Holdthasigreen, who was not here this year. Ridden as usual in France by Christophe Soumillon, Marmelo once again made the […]

Special Report (Part 1): The Center of the World is Moving to Asia

Special Report (Part 1): The Center of the World is Moving to Asia

Asia is a hub of world trade, it is home to some of the world’s largest companies, the fastest-growing part of the Internet, and the engine of global consumption growth. Plus it is reaching to become the world’s financial center too, Asia is Now. In the Y 2000 I wrote a paper on this coming […]

US and China Talk To End Trade War

US and China Talk To End Trade War

Washington and Beijing are working actively to revive negotiations aimed at ending the trade war that has rattled world markets, Donald Trump’s chief economic advisor said Sunday. If teleconferences between both sides’ deputies pan out in the next 10 days “and we can have a substantive renewal of negotiations,” Larry Kudlow said on “Fox News […]

President Trump, “US economy is doing very well, no recession in sight”

President Trump, “US economy is doing very well, no recession in sight”

Sunday, President Trump said the economy is “doing very well” and dismissed concerns of recession, offering an optimistic outlook after last week’s dip in the financial markets. “I don’t think we’re having a recession,” President Trump told reporters as he returned to Washington from his New Jersey golf club. “We’re doing tremendously well. Our consumers […]

President Trump Knows How to Deal, We Will Get China Trade Deal His Way

President Trump Knows How to Deal, We Will Get China Trade Deal His Way

Sunday on TV, White House trade adviser Peter Navarro said he is optimistic about a trade deal with China because doing business deals is President Donald Trump’s strong suit. In a network TV interview, Mr. Navarro said he is optimistic that the President will “do the right thing for America“in negotiating with China. “One thing […]

‘Good Boys’ Tops Box Office

‘Good Boys’ Tops Box Office

Universal’s kid-oriented comedy “Good Boys” topped the North American box office this weekend, taking in an estimated $21 million for the weekend, industry watcher Exhibitor Relations reported Sunday. It was the first time an R-rated comedy had placed No. 1 since the same studio’s Melissa McCarthy film “The Boss” in early 2016, according to Hollywood […]

Trump Warns China Violence Against Hong Kong Could End Trade War Resolutions

Trump Warns China Violence Against Hong Kong Could End Trade War Resolutions

US President Donald Trump on Sunday warned China that carrying out a Tiananmen Square-style crackdown on Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters would harm trade talks between the two countries. “I think it’d be very hard to deal if they do violence, I mean, if it’s another Tiananmen Square,” Trump told reporters in New Jersey. “I think […]

Eating Disorders Surveyed In Australia

Eating Disorders Surveyed In Australia

Last week, federal health minister Greg Hunt announced that more than 60,000 Australians will be asked about their mental health and well-being as part of the intergenerational Health and Mental Health Study. The mental health survey will be run in 2020, with new data on how common mental illness is due the year after. This […]

Australian Treasurer Issues Financial Sector’s Reform Timetable

Australian Treasurer Issues Financial Sector’s Reform Timetable

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg has issued a timetable for the government’s dealing with the recommendations from the royal commission into banking, superannuation and financial services, which aims to have all measures needing legislation introduced by the end of next year. The opposition has accused the government of dragging its feet on putting into effect the results […]

A Greener Future In Chemistry Through The Right Education

A Greener Future In Chemistry Through The Right Education

The chemical industry has been responsible for numerous technological advancements, but also many environmental problems and disasters. Principles applied through what’s called green chemistry seeks to reduce or eliminate hazardous substances in the design, manufacture and use of chemical products. These principles are now widely touted as the solution to making chemistry a field that […]

Classic Bond Aston Martin DB5 Sold for $6.4 million

Classic Bond Aston Martin DB5 Sold for $6.4 million

Fondly known as ‘the most famous car in the world’, the DB5, chassis no. DB5/2008/R, is one of just three surviving James Bond 007 DB5s seen in Goldfinger and as used in the promotion of Thunderball. A James Bond car, with revolving number plates, machine guns behind tail lights and devices to emit smoke, spread […]

Italian Coast Gaurd Rescues Migrants From Wooden Boat

Italian Coast Gaurd Rescues Migrants From Wooden Boat

Fifty-seven migrants were rescued by Italian customspolice and the coastguard and taken to the island of Lampedusa, theANSA news agency reported.  Among them, there is also a boy who is sick and was loaded on a stretcher by the doctors. To notice the boat, full of migrants, were the financiers who, together with the Harbor […]

Russia and Serbia To Keep Peace In Nuclear Use

Russia and Serbia To Keep Peace In Nuclear Use

During the recent visit of the Russian President Vladimir Putin to the Republic of Serbia, an inter-governmental agreement was signed for use of nuclear energy in peaceful purposes. The agreement creates a legal foundation for the practical implementation of joint projects in peaceful use of nuclear energy. Alexey Likhachev, Director General of Russia’s state atomic […]

FDA Approves Treatment For Scoliosis

FDA Approves Treatment For Scoliosis

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved the first spinal tether device intended to be used in children and adolescents to correct the most common form of scoliosis, called idiopathic scoliosis, that has not responded to conservative treatment options, such as external bracing.  The device, called The Tether – Vertebral Body Tethering System, is […]

Box Office: ‘Good Boys’ Debuts with $21-M

Box Office: ‘Good Boys’ Debuts with $21-M

$CMCSA, $DIS, $SNE DOA’s: ‘Blinded by the Light’ and ‘Where’d You Go, Bernadette’, ‘Angry Birds 2′ and ’47 Meters Down 2’. Universal’s raunchy tween pic Good Boys laughed its way to the Top of the NA box office chart with $21-M from 3,204 theaters. The film marks the 1st time that an R-rated comedy has placed # […]

Drones Take Over Farming

Drones Take Over Farming

Buzzing like a giant insect over the verdant Moselle Valley, a drone sprays fungicide over rows of vines. Last month over part of her century-old family estate near the borders with France and Germany. Luxembourg wine producer Corinne Kox began trials of the small unmanned aircraft. The test drone, guided by a pilot operating a […]

Euro: USD/EUR (EUR=X) Plagued by US-China Trade Tensions and Recession Fears

Euro: USD/EUR (EUR=X) Plagued by US-China Trade Tensions and Recession Fears

Euro: USD/EUR (EUR=X) Plagued by US-China Trade Tensions and Recession Fears The US Dollar (USD) also began the week down against many of its peers as US-China trade tensions weighed on sentiment in the ‘Greenback’. Economists at Goldman Sachs also commented that the US economy could face a recession if the superpowers fail to concede […]

New Zealand Dollar: NZD/USD (NZD=X) lower prices expected

New Zealand Dollar: NZD/USD (NZD=X) lower prices expected

New Zealand Dollar: NZD/USD (NZD=X) lower prices expected This currency pair printed a bearish inside candlestick at the end of last week, making its lowest weekly close in almost 4 years. The candlestick closed right on its low which is a bearish sign, and the NZD is more bearish than the AUD. These are all […]

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (ASX:.AXJO) shares are looking to open higher

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (ASX:.AXJO) shares are looking to open higher

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (ASX:.AXJO) shares are looking to open higher Following that positive global lead, ASX 200 futures jumped 41 points, or 0.6%, on Friday night pointing to a positive start to trade for the ASX later this morning. Eurozone shares and the US S&P 500 both jumped 1.4% on Friday on the back of […]

Australian Dollar: USD/AUD (AUD=X) RBA minutes in the spotlight

Australian Dollar: USD/AUD (AUD=X) RBA minutes in the spotlight

Australian Dollar: USD/AUD (AUD=X) RBA minutes in the spotlight Australian key indicators were impressive last week, but it wasn’t enough to push the Aussie higher. The business and consumer sectors both showed higher confidence levels. The NAB Business Confidence improved to 4 in July, up from 2 in the previous release. The Westpac Consumer Sentiment […]

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) aiming to consolidate itself as an international business hub

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) aiming to consolidate itself as an international business hub

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) aiming to consolidate itself as an international business hub The city of Shanghai, on China”s east coast, is aiming to consolidate itself as an international business hub and local authorities have presented a series of policies to attract more foreign companies.Considered one of the main development zones in China, the […]

Silver 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X) prices have explosive upside potential

Silver 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X) prices have explosive upside potential

Silver 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X) prices have explosive upside potential Gold and silver prices exploded to new highs this week as global economic woes sent stock markets tumbling. Concerns about interest rates and economic slowdown in China and Germany sent stocks sharply lower during the week, with the S&P 500 losing more than 3% […]

Japanese Yen: USD/JPY (JPY=X) Investors will be keeping a close eye on the Federal Reserve minutes

Japanese Yen: USD/JPY (JPY=X) Investors will be keeping a close eye on the Federal Reserve minutes

Japanese Yen: USD/JPY (JPY=X) Investors will be keeping a close eye on the Federal Reserve minutes The U.S-China trade war saga continues. President Trump announced a delay on new U.S. tariffs against China, which were set to take effect on September 1. Still, tensions between the world’s two largest economies remains high, and the mass demonstrations […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) chart pattern suggests investor indecision and impending volatility

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) chart pattern suggests investor indecision and impending volatility

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) chart pattern suggests investor indecision and impending volatility Gold futures closed lower on Friday, and for a third session, traded inside the extremely wide, $57.20 range on August 13. Usually, this chart pattern suggests investor indecision and impending volatility. In this case, however, it could be a sign that momentum is […]

Canadian Dollar: USD/CAD (CAD=X) further rise is still expected

Canadian Dollar: USD/CAD (CAD=X) further rise is still expected

Canadian Dollar: USD/CAD (CAD=X) further rise is still expected USD/CAD was bounded in consolidation below 1.3345 last week. Outlook is unchanged and initial bias stays neutral this week first. With 1.3177 minor support intact, further rise is still expected. On the upside, break of 1.3345 will extend the rebound from 1.3016 to 1.3564/3664 resistance zone. […]

British Pound: USD/GBP (GBP=X) looks to extend its rebound off multi-year lows

British Pound: USD/GBP (GBP=X) looks to extend its rebound off multi-year lows

British Pound: USD/GBP (GBP=X) looks to extend its rebound off multi-year lows GBP prices jumped 1% on balance over the past 5 trading days measured via the BXY British Pound Currency Index. Last week’s rebound in the Sterling snapped a 4-week losing streak as GBP/USD and EUR/GBP bounce off technical confluence levels dating back multiple years. Looking ahead, […]

Coolmore is King at Arqana

Coolmore is King at Arqana

Coolmore sires enjoyed a profitable Saturday in Deauville, where they accounted for the three most expensive lots sold on the opening day of the Arqana August Yearling Sale. The top price of €800,000 was paid by Phoenix Thoroughbreds for a son of Galileo offered by Haras d’Etreham as Lot 23. The February-born colt is the […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Will Continue to Limit Supercar Production

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Will Continue to Limit Supercar Production

$RACE Italy’s iconic luxury Supercar maker Ferrari NV (NYSE:RACE) will not expand production GT cars, and will not chase rival Porsche’s annual sales volume, Ferrari Chairman John Elkann told a group of classic car enthusiasts gathered the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance this weekend. He reiterated that Fiat Chrysler Automobiles ((NYSE:FCAU), of which he is also […]

O’Lonhro Victoria’s Versatile Value Stallion

O’Lonhro Victoria’s Versatile Value Stallion

O’Lonhro has proven himself to be exceptional value in Victoria. Last week he produced a City double and has managed to creep up to 13th on the National Sires Tables. With 59% winners to runners and over $5.3m in the bank from 75 winners ($70,000 av) O’Lonhro’s numbers continue to outperform many Stallions on offer […]

White House:”No Recession in Sight” despite Pundits Noise

White House:”No Recession in Sight” despite Pundits Noise

White House officials pushed back Sunday against concerns that economic growth may be faltering, saying they saw little risk of recession despite a volatile week on global bond markets, and insisting their trade dispute with China is doing no damage to the United States “There is no recession in sight,” White House economic adviser Larry […]

Airbnb Inc Profits Soar

Airbnb Inc Profits Soar

Airbnb Inc recorded $9.4 billion in total booking value in the first quarter, up 31 per cent from the year-ago quarter, a source familiar with the matter said, a key number that could help pull in investors as the home-sharing company plans its foray into the public market. The San Francisco-based home rentals company booked […]

iPhone 11 Release Comes This September

iPhone 11 Release Comes This September

It’s very likely that we will be witnessing the launch of the brand new iPhone 11 this year in September. With Apple’s tendency to introduce a new product every year, this iPhone would be the big release for 2019. However, there has been no official news from Apple (AAPL) about this. There are a number […]

Solar Powered Sunscreen Kiosk Designed To Protect Conveniently and Affordably

Solar Powered Sunscreen Kiosk Designed To Protect Conveniently and Affordably

ISF Incubator, the startup arm of Intellectual Ventures, today announced its partnership with a second startup company in Singapore, No Fry Zone. The company will provide on-demand access to sunscreen products for beachgoers and outdoor adventurers, with the first kiosks installed at Sentosa this month. No Fry Zone follows ISF Incubator’s first international startup, Secur3DP+, which was launched […]

Foldable Phones To Hit The Market This September

Foldable Phones To Hit The Market This September

The idea of foldable phones that has been mulling over for quite some time now is just about to give way to the next wave of technology that could grip the world. As a start, companies such as Samsung (SSNLF) and Huawei have been quick to announce the entry of foldable phones into the market. […]

Hong Kong Protesters Flood Tourist Hot Spots and Finance Hubs With Violence

Hong Kong Protesters Flood Tourist Hot Spots and Finance Hubs With Violence

Hong Kong democracy activists kicked off a weekend of fresh rallies yesterday in a major test for the movement following criticism over an airport protest earlier this week and as concerns mount over Beijing’s next move. The new marches came as thousands of pro-government supporters many waving Chinese flags gathered in a park to condemn […]

Early Education For China’s Toddlers

Early Education For China’s Toddlers

Frog Street, a provider of early childhood curriculum and subsidiary of Excelligence Learning Corporation, and Beijing Oriental Star Children Technology Company, a provider of academic and social development education, have launched a partnership to provide Frog Street’s comprehensive, research-based curriculum to prepare children for school readiness in China and surrounding territories. Frog Street curricula encompass extensive research and brain-based […]

Advertising Industry Taking New Technological Approaches

Advertising Industry Taking New Technological Approaches

The advertising industry has gotten hold of the new holography techniques to create 3D images of ads in place of the old 2D visuals and graphics. Holograms create attractive and attention-grabbing advertisements for basically any product. 3D holograms can be created to cater to a wide range of advertisements, which are inviting the major brands […]

Students Urged To Enrol In Studies Needed In The Job Market

Students Urged To Enrol In Studies Needed In The Job Market

 At a time when the unemployment rate among pharmacists stands at 30 per cent, around 16,000 students are currently majoring in pharmaceutical sciences, according to the Jordan Pharmacists Association (JPhA).  ‘The major has become oversaturated for both males and females,’ JPhA President Zeid Kilani told The Jordan Times on Thursday. Kilani urged the Higher Education […]

New Alexa Called Petalo.ai To Assist Elderly Daily

New Alexa Called Petalo.ai To Assist Elderly Daily

“The new Petalo Platform harnesses the dynamism of technology to drive innovation across senior care operations. Leveraging the power of Amazon’s Alexa and the latest in artificial intelligence technology, the Petalo Platform seeks to increase interoperability within senior care facilities – from the inside out.” – Petalo.ai Petalo.ai, a company focused on passionately unscrambling senior care […]

Welcome to the 69th Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance!

Welcome to the 69th Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance!

Your Guide to Pebble Beach’s Tradition of Automotive Excellence 1950 – 2019 Our Awards Ceremony Live Stream  +  Special Displays and Exhibits  +  Map of Show Field Welcome to the 69th Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance!  Now, just over 200 cars are taking to the 18th fairway of Pebble Beach Golf Links today to compete for […]

Dubai Speeding Policy Unlike Other Cities

Dubai Speeding Policy Unlike Other Cities

The Dubai Police have rubbished rumours about waiving traffic fines. After a photo of a message received by a Saudi visitor from the department went viral on social media. The message suggested that the man was involved in a speeding violation, but wasn’t fined. According to 24.ae, Colonel Faisal Issa Al Qassim, director of the […]

Artificial Intelligence In Dubai Airport Lets Passengers Travel Without Showing Passports

Artificial Intelligence In Dubai Airport Lets Passengers Travel Without Showing Passports

More than 20,000 travellers have already passed through Dubai International Airport without having to show their passports – since the Smart Tunnel was launched in October last year. Currently available for business and first-class travellers at Terminal 3 of Dubai International Airport, the high-tech service allows for a seamless immigration clearance in one single step. […]

Low-Interest Rates Could Save U.S. Housing Stock Value

Low-Interest Rates Could Save U.S. Housing Stock Value

Lower US interest rates could help support outperforming US home-builder stocks, even as they raise worries about the economy, while a bonanza of industry data and Federal Reserve speakers next week are likely to help shape the outlook. After underperforming in 2018, the PHLX Housing Index is up about 30% for the year so far, […]

Trump’s Plan To Buy Greenland Brings Attention To Its Value

Trump’s Plan To Buy Greenland Brings Attention To Its Value

President Donald Trump’s reported wish to buy Greenland may have been rejected by Denmark. It underscores the rising value of the massive, ice-covered island due to global warming and to China’s drive for an Arctic presence. The accelerating polar ice melt has left sparsely populated Greenland, a self-governing part of Denmark. Astride what are potentially […]

Zoffany Making a Name For Himself at Coolmore

Zoffany Making a Name For Himself at Coolmore

The well-bred Game And Set (2f Zoffany – Grace And Four, by Montjeu) will now aim for black-type after gaining her maiden win in authoritative fashion at Newbury. Placed on both her previous starts, the Andrew Balding-trained filly was dropping back in trip to six furlongs on Friday, with David Probert back on board. He rode the bay prominently […]

U.S. Children’s Hospital Promoting Parent-Child Communication For Health and Safety Reasons

U.S. Children’s Hospital Promoting Parent-Child Communication For Health and Safety Reasons

New research shows that brief parent-targeted interventions in the primary care setting can increase communication between parents and their teens about sexual and alcohol behavior. This method may serve as an important strategy for parents to influence adolescent behaviors and health outcomes. Researchers from Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia published the study today in JAMA Network Open. “Community, school […]

Business Blogs For Women

Business Blogs For Women

Whether you are a woman who is just starting out in the business field or a titan of the industry, everyone could use a bit of inspiration now and again. Below are a few of the top women in business blogs that provide information and insight as a great way to help you get inspired, […]

Global Girls’ Tech Competition Winners Awarded $30k In Scholarships

Global Girls’ Tech Competition Winners Awarded $30k In Scholarships

Technovation (formerly known as Iridescent), a global technology education nonprofit, announced that two teams of girls – from Albania and India – were awarded nearly $30,000 USD in scholarships at its 2019 Technovation World Pitch Summit that took place August 13-16. The main pitch event, hosted at Oracle’s Santa Clara campus on August 15, was the culmination of the annual Technovation Girls program in which 7,200 girls, ages […]

US Airports Support Local Artists Though Souvenir Vending Machine

US Airports Support Local Artists Though Souvenir Vending Machine

SouveNEAR, retailer of artful souvenirs designed and made in the cities they represent, today announced new agreements to expand into Sacramento CA and Las Vegas NV this fall. With the expansion, SouveNEAR will have vending machines in six major airports from coast to coast. SouveNEAR plans to launch in Sacramento International Airport by September and in McCarran International Airport (Las Vegas) […]

U.S. Communities and Celebrities Come Together To Support Injured Veterans

U.S. Communities and Celebrities Come Together To Support Injured Veterans

Celebrities are supporting wounded veterans and their families by sharing on social media their preparation for and participation in the Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) Carry Forward®5K, delivered by CSX®. WWP is grateful to have support from Colton Underwood from The Bachelor, L.A. Chargers quarterback and former Ohio State football national champion Cardale Jones, San Francisco 49ers assistant coach Katie Sowers, and Marine veteran and […]

Another Miracle Lands Second Stakes Win For American Pharoah

Another Miracle Lands Second Stakes Win For American Pharoah

Triple Crown hero American Pharoah featured at the Saratoga meeting on Friday when exciting colt Another Miracle (2c American Pharoah x Retraceable, by Medaglia D’Oro) powered clear to win the $100,000 Skidmore Stakes on the grass. Second on debut at Belmont, the Gary Contessa trained colt was a winner on dirt at Saratoga last month […]

Trump’s Support For Fox News Takes a Turn

Trump’s Support For Fox News Takes a Turn

Last month Donald Trump watched Fox News lob what he called “softball questions” at a Democratic lawmaker. The US president then delivered a crisp smackdown of his favorite network: “Fox sure ain’t what it used to be.” After years of often fawning coverage by Fox, particularly from its pro-Trump anchors like Sean Hannity, the commander […]

US Seizure of The Iranian Oil Supertanker From Foreign Terrorist Organization

US Seizure of The Iranian Oil Supertanker From Foreign Terrorist Organization

The US Justice Department issued a warrant Friday for the seizure of the Iranian oil supertanker Grace 1, one day after a Gibraltar judge allowed the release of the detained vessel. The Justice Department alleged the ship was part of a scheme “to unlawfully access the US financial system to support illicit shipments to Syria […]

Darley Prix Morny (Gr1) at Deauville

Darley Prix Morny (Gr1) at Deauville

The 2019 renewal of the Darley Prix Morny (Gr1), a juvenile 6 furlongs championship run this Sunday on the Deauville straight course, takes place this year for the 149th time. It is also the final stage of the Darley Series. The first two stages, the Darley Prix Robert Papin (Gr2) and the Darley Prix de Cabourg […]

The Darley Prix Jean Romanet (Gr1), on Sunday at Deauville

The Darley  Prix Jean Romanet (Gr1), on Sunday at Deauville

The Darley Prix Jean Romanet (Gr1), on Sunday at Deauville, is open to aged mares over 1m2f. Created in 2004, the race is still young but it is part of a circuit promoting the best females in Europe, and its record already counts some champions like Pride, Satwa Queen (the only one who appears twice […]

9 Great Glamping Destinations in California

9 Great Glamping Destinations in California

Get the starry nights, the campfire stories, the cozy sleeping bag, and all the best parts of camping in some of California’s most beautiful settings—but without the hassle of hauling loads of gear into the backcountry. These glamping (short for “glamour camping”) destinations give you the best of both worlds—a back-to-nature break from everyday life, but enough […]

Entries Open for 2020 Magic Millions Yearling Sales

Entries Open for 2020 Magic Millions Yearling Sales

Magic Millions is thrilled to announce entries are now open for the 2020 Yearling Sales Series across Australia. The Southern Hemisphere’s leading thoroughbred sales company is coming off a record breaking season with over $378 million grossed at Magic Millions auctions. “The impressive growth of Magic Millions sales in 2019 began with amazing support from […]

Battaash and Ten Sovereigns on course for Nunthorpe clash

Battaash and Ten Sovereigns on course for Nunthorpe clash

The exciting speedsters are among 13 in the mix for the big sprint at York on Friday Battaash and Ten Sovereigns remain on course for a fascinating clash in the Coolmore Nunthorpe Stakes at York on Friday. The Charlie Hills-trained Battaash has again been in fine form this season, most recently recording a third success in the King […]

Stradivarius heads ten contenders for Lonsdale Cup

Stradivarius heads ten contenders for Lonsdale Cup

Super stayer will be seeking a tenth QIPCO British Champions Series success Super stayer Stradivarius is the star name among ten entries for the Weatherbys Hamilton Lonsdale Cup at York on Friday. The John Gosden-trained five-year-old has already won nine races that fall under the QIPCO British Champions Series banner and need one more to […]

Muslim Insurgents Met with Thailand’s New Government for 1st Time

Muslim Insurgents Met with Thailand’s New Government for 1st Time

The main group fighting an insurgency in Thailand’s largely Muslim south said it had held its 1st meeting with officials from the new Thai government and had set out demands as a condition for any formal peace talks. The insurgency in the Malay-speaking region of the predominantly Buddhist country has killed some 7,000 people over […]

Boris Johnson Will Tell Macron, Merkel and Others That the UK Parliament Cannot Stop BREXIT

Boris Johnson Will Tell Macron, Merkel and Others That the UK Parliament Cannot Stop BREXIT

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson will tell French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel that the British parliament cannot stop BREXIT. “This coming week, Mr Johnson will travel to Germany and France to insist to Emmanuel Macron, the French president, and Angela Merkel, the German chancellor, that Parliament cannot stop BREXIT,” the report […]

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Seb Vettel Urges Calm, Turn the Season Around

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Seb Vettel Urges Calm, Turn the Season Around

$RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) is facing a 3rd winless season since Y 2014, when the turbo-hybrid F1 era began. But 12 races into Y 2019 it is right up front as The Scuderia prepares for the next 9, Sebastian Vettel calls for calm. With seemingly the fastest car in pre-season testing, Ferrari were the team to […]

Professional Women’s Cycling TV Coverage To Expand Globally

Professional Women’s Cycling TV Coverage To Expand Globally

The 2019 Colorado Classic® presented by VF Corporation will put women’s racing on a world stage with game-changing live start-to-finish coverage each day of the race (August 22-25) and distribution to fans around the world over a pioneering streaming, social media and TV network.   “We are putting women’s pro racing on a world media stage like […]

U.S. Report Shows Racial Differences Regarding Future of Work

U.S. Report Shows Racial Differences Regarding Future of Work

A new nationwide survey on race and the future of work commissioned by the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies finds a significant majority of Americans support free college or training, with African Americans ranking highest (85 percent) of any racial group. The results – released in tandem with the National Urban League Conference in Indianapolis – also […]

Relevant Radio Expands Reach To 220M Christian Audience In The U.S.

Relevant Radio Expands Reach To 220M Christian Audience In The U.S.

Relevant Radio® has entered into an agreement with Salem Media Group (NASDAQ: SALM) to purchase nine AM stations and four FM translators in eight markets.  Salem Media Group has agreed to sell stations to Relevant Radio in Boston, Atlanta, Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, St. Louis, Denver, and Youngstown for $8,732,125. This transaction, combined with purchases earlier this year of Salem stations in Washington, D.C., Miami, and Tampa, will allow Relevant […]

Nissan Continues CSR Through Supporting American Communities

Nissan Continues CSR Through Supporting American Communities

Nissan North America is renewing its partnership with Habitat for Humanity with a $1 million donation. This is to continue helping families build affordable places to call home. For the past 14 years, Nissan was a Habitat for Humanity supporter, contributing over $17.9 million since partnership in 2005. “We are fortunate to work with generous partners like Nissan who commit to help […]

U.S. Housing Value Growth Slows

U.S. Housing Value Growth Slows

Home value appreciation has slowed each month this year, and is at its lowest level since 2015 – The rate of year-over-year home value growth has fallen in each of the past seven months. The median U.S. home is worth $229,000, up 5.2% from this time last year. – Rents grew 1.9% on an annual […]

Wirex In The Process To Offer Full Services In Japan

Wirex In The Process To Offer Full Services In Japan

August 15, 2019, Wirex Japan Limited officially became a type II member of the Japan Virtual Currency Exchange Association (JVCEA). A vital and hard-earned step towards being able to offer the full range of Wirex services to customers in Japan. Wirex Japan Limited is a 100% subsidiary of payments innovator Wirex Limited. Today, it became only the 8th […]