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Trump says Japanese firm will invest $50B in the U.S. economy

December 7, 2016 • BLOOMBERG SoftBank Group Corp. Chief Executive Officer Masayoshi Son...

US Trade Deficit Widened Sharply in October

December 6, 2016 • WALL STREET JOURNAL The U.S. trade deficit widened sharply in October...

OPEC: The Fed’s next move will impact oil markets

September 12, 2016 • CNBC Central banks such as the U.S. Federal Reserve will be crucial in determining the state...

Structural Collapse in Employment and Engineered Socialism

June 6, 2016 • Christopher Greene of amtvmedia.com reports on the Economic Collapse 2016 scenario.  ...

NYC Subway Rider Gives Cold Homeless Man his Shirt

January 11, 2016 •   It’s a story that shows the power and widespread reach of social media. More...

Chinese Markets Halt Trading After Shares Plunge

January 4, 2016 • Chinese stocks plunged Monday, spurring a trading halt for the rest of the...

Will the US Economy Collapse in 2016? Predictions and Preparations

January 1, 2016 • By Eric Blair Is 2016 the year our financial system fully collapses?...

The Fed’s Brave New Interest Rate World

January 1, 2016 • On December 17th, 2015, the FOMC raised interest rates for the first time since the 2008...

Private Tax system Helps Nation’s Wealthiest Save Billions

December 31, 2015 • The hedge fund magnates Daniel S. Loeb, Louis Moore Bacon and Steven A. Cohen have much in...

China Formally Establishes AIIB

December 28, 2015 • The Chinese-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) was formally established on...

Portland Mayor Declares a Housing State of Emergency

September 23, 2015 • Portland Mayor Charlie Hales just announced intentions to declare a...

Bartering Economy Grows in Greece

September 22, 2015 • An online version of the agora is reinventing the age-old bartering...

China Staking $5.2B Methanol Venture in WA

September 20, 2015 • A Chinese-backed joint venture is planning to invest $5.2 billion...

San Luis Valley Natives: Pushed Out For School, Pulled Home By Family

September 18, 2015 • Listen Audio: CPR’s Andrea Dukakis reports from San Luis...

China Liquidated Record $83b Treasuries In July

September 18, 2015 • Back in May, when we first reported the “The Identity Of The...

India to Sign Trade deal with Russia’s EEU

June 18, 2015 • The Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) and India have started negotiations...

Russia Invites Greece into BRICS

June 17, 2015 • Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will meet Russian President...

US Fed Funds Rate Hit Highest in over 2 years

June 17, 2015 • The U.S. federal funds rate , which banks charge each other to borrow excess reserves,...

Bank of Greece cannot make IMF Payment without Bailout

June 17, 2015 • Greece’s top negotiator has confirmed the country does not have the...

Asia-Pacific to be World’s Richest Region by 2016

June 16, 2015 • The Asia-Pacific region has overtaken Europe in terms of global wealth...

LA Raises Minimum Wage To $15 Hour

June 16, 2015 • Los Angeles has become the largest city in the nation to increase the...

Texas Signals New Gold Rush

June 16, 2015 • Grab your gold, and hold on! The financial wizards who have declared precious...

Blue Bell Ice Cream Lays Off 37% of Workforce

May 16, 2015 • Citing the extended time required to revamp company production, Blue...

Safeway to Close 9 Stores in Denver CO

May 11, 2015 • Safeway officials announced Saturday that they are closing nine grocery stores...

Greece Plans to Tax Cash Withdrawals

May 9, 2015 • Greece has revealed it is to introduce a surcharge for all cashpoint...