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Marissa Mayer To Leave Yahoo With $186 Million From Verizon Deal

Having failed at the task for which she was hired (with Dan Loeb's help) some five years ago, namely turning Yahoo around, and set to terminate her relationship with Yahoo after it is fully consumed by Verizon in a few months, there was speculation what if any golden, or lead, parachute Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer would receive. Show More Summary

LePen Euro Panic Over – “For Now”

LePen Euro Frexit Panic Over – "For Now" by John Stepek, Editor of Money Week OK, drama’s over. The French election has turned out pretty much exactly as expected. For all that some of the papers are leading with “French revolution”Show More Summary

Frontrunning: April 25

Trump’s 15% Corporate Tax Push Sets Stage for Clash With Ryan (BBG) U.S. and North Korea Flex Military Muscles (BBG) Le Pen's father criticizes her presidential campaign as she steps back from party (Reuters) Eight Maps That ExplainShow More Summary

North Korea Conducts Largest-Ever Live Fire Drill As US Nuclear Sub Docks In South

North Korea conducted what various media outlets have dubbed as its largest ever live-fire exercise on Tuesday to mark the 85th anniversary of the foundation of its military, as a U.S. submarine docked in South Korea in "a show of force"...Show More Summary

World Stocks Hit All Time High, S&P Futures Rise To Within 1% Of Record

After yesterday's violent gap up in stocks across the globe in response to the "expected" outcome from the French election, today the risk on sentiment has continued if to a lesser extent, with stocks in Europe, Asia all rising while S&P futures point to a higher open. Show More Summary

Breslow: "What We've Seen So Far This Week Has Been A Gap Repricing Without Any Price Discovery"

Yesterday, Bloomberg's Richard Breslow expressed surprise at the exuberant market euphoria that resulted from a French election outcome that was "everybody's base case." 24 hours later, his surprise remains and as he says in his latest...Show More Summary

The IMF Is Not Done Destroying Greece Yet

Authored by Raul Ilargi Meijer via The Automatic Earth blog, Austerity is over, proclaimed the IMF this week. And no doubt attributed that to the ‘successful’ period of ‘five years of belt tightening’ a.k.a. ‘gradual fiscal consolidation’ it has, along with its econo-religious ilk, imposed on many of the world’s people. Show More Summary

'Defense' - The U.S. Military Outspends These Countries Combined

Not long into Trump’s presidency, he announced his plans to increase the country's defense budget in 2018 by 54 billion dollars. The extra money is seen as necessary in order to "rebuild the depleted military of the United States of America at a time we most need it". Show More Summary

Can Macron Save The World? Save France?

Authored by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk.com, The markets appear giddy over the election prospects of Emanuel Macron in France. Equities are up along with bond yields. Gold is down. Macron won round one of the French election Sunday and will square off against Marine Le Pen in round two on May 7. Show More Summary

Japanese Demand For Nuclear Shelters Soars Amid North Korea Tensions

While Hawaiian officials are pushing to re-open fallout shelters, the people of another island (considerably closer, and well within range) are actively preparing for a worst case scenario from North Korea. As Reuters reports, salesShow More Summary

Venezuela's Maduro - Selling The Golden Goose

Authored by Jeff Thomas via InternationalMan.com, Venezuela is a naturally rich nation. It’s ranked seventh worldwide for biodiversity and has the world’s largest reserves of oil. This is a country that deserves, more than most, to thrive. Show More Summary

Elites Are Orchestrating A Global Catastrophe: "There Are Many Things The President Does Not Know"

Authored by Jeremiah Johnson (Nom de plume of a retired Green Beret of the United States Army Special Forces) via SHTFplan.com, Following the money is always the key and crucial element to determining the “probable cause/modus operandi” regarding to globalist actions. Show More Summary

Baby Boomers Borrowed $100BN In Student Loans For Their Snowflakes; Now Defaults Are Soaring

America's snowflake millennials aren't used to being told 'no', especially by their parents. Perhaps that's why, as we pointed out a few days ago, more millennials than ever are now living at home with mom and roughly one quarter ofShow More Summary

Cherokee Nation Files Lawsuit Against Big Pharma Over Opioid Epidemic

Authored by Alex Thomas via TheAntiMedia.org, Late last week, lawyers representing the Cherokee Nation filed a lawsuit against major pharmaceutical companies, claiming they have pumped dangerous painkillers into Native American communities in Oklahoma. Show More Summary

"Don't Open It" - 9 Mexican States On Alert After Radioactive Material Stolen

In light of the recent spate of emergency drills and nuclear attack preparedness plans across the United States, it seemed notable that an unknown amount of stolen radioactive material has prompted the head of national emergency services...Show More Summary

Bernie To Introduce $15 Federal Minimum Wage Legislation On Wednesday

We all knew it was coming and now it has finally been confirmed that the Senate's favorite Socialist will introduce legislation later this week calling for a $15 federal minimum wage. The pending release of the bill was confirmed earlier today by Bloomberg's Josh Eidelson. Show More Summary

Government Shutdown Averted? Trump Punts On Border Wall, Will Wait Until September

In what may the flip-flop that resonates the most among his core voter base, Trump said that contrary to recent reports that the White House demands funding for Trump's proposed wall along the Mexican border be part of the spending bill...Show More Summary

The Geopolitics Of Nuclear Weapons Explained (In 3 Simple Maps)

Authored by George Friedman, Xander Snyder, and Chyenne Ligon via MauldinEconomics.com, Nuclear bombs have a strange quality: They are a type of weapon that countries spend enormous sums of money to develop but don’t actually intend to use. Show More Summary

Canadians Get "A Little Mad" As Refugees Continue To Flood In From U.S.

Just over a month ago we highlighted the comments of one recently deported Mexican nationalist who told Reuters that illegally immigrating to the U.S. was over, courtesy of the Trump administration, and that it was "Canada's turn" to welcome the world's immigrants with open arms. "For those without documents, I think (the United States) is over. Show More Summary

Is The Fed About To Drop The MOAB On Wall Street?

Authored by Michael Pento via PentoPort.com, Wall Street and our central bank are in for a rude awakening very soon! The idea that the US economy is on stable footing and about to experience a surge in growth is ridiculous. Hence, the...Show More Summary

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