Fading hopes of a meaningful cut in production at OPEC meeting sent oil prices tumbling to a four-year low. ||| London - Fading hopes of a meaningful cut in production at Thursday's OPEC meeting sent oil prices tumbling to a four-year low as Thanksgiving in the United States saw world stocks touch the brakes on their recent rally. Show More Summary
By Josephine McKenna VATICAN CITY (RNS) Pope Francis leaves on Friday (Nov. 28) for a three-day visit to Turkey and, given the issues on his plate and the troubles in the neighborhood, it is expected to be his most challenging and potentially most dangerous trip yet. There are so few Christians — around 120,000 — […]
A breakout in retail stocks suggests investors are banking on a stellar holiday shopping season
"Black Friday" is known for its big markdowns and big crowds — will it be known for big protests too? The worker organization OUR Walmart hopes so. To draw attention to the work that retail employees are asked to do on Thanksgiving, they are, for the third year in a row, designating the day after the holiday as a day of protest. Show More Summary
Where do migrants to the UK come from the EU or non EU? David Cameron's hopes of getting back on the front foot on migration have been dealt a blow this morning - ONS figures show that immigration is up, and specifically immigrationShow More Summary
I think you know what I’m grateful for this year :) Hope you all are well and safe!
By Engen Tham SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China hopes that last week's interest rate cut will increase lending into the economy to shore up flagging growth, but measuring any rise will be impeded by a number of tricks the country's bankers use to manipulate the figures. Show More Summary
Man, is it already time for another Thanksgiving? I can't believe how quickly time flies, but here we are! Hopefully you all have a wonderful day planned with family and friends, even if you don't celebrate Thanksgiving. I'll be here covering the site as usual. Show More Summary
The time of year has come where big free-agent splashes are being made. Teams around MLB are looking to sign top talent to big contracts in hopes that these players will be the missing pieces for a successful 2015 squad. While plenty...Show More Summary
Here’s hoping you have a wonderful holiday with friends and family!
The first installment of what the NBA hopes will be a long-running, blockbuster series took place Wednesday night, when the Bucks visited the Timberwolves. The game marked the first time Minnesota’s Andrew Wiggins and Milwaukee’s Jabari Parker, who went first and second, respectively, in the NBA draft, faced each other as pros. Parker won the […]
A safe and happy holiday to all our readers. Hopefully, even the on-duty guys and gals got a little turkey and stuffing before or after work, a pot-luck set up among co-workers, or even an appreciative local establishment. Posting will be sporadic/delayed as we nap after football.
Independence Day 2 is really happening this time. Twentieth Century Fox has officially given the green light to the sequel, setting it up for a June 24, 2016 release. The studio is hoping to start production next May. Director Roland...Show More Summary
Here's hoping that you all have a fine Thanksgiving holiday and that your travels are safe and fun. I offer up one of the things that I am truly thankful for: politicians that put aside their differences and agreed to establish Pinnacles National Park in 2013. Show More Summary
Boston Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli broke a bold projection to the club’s radio broadcast team Monday night. As both Joe Haggerty of csnne.com and Mike Cole of nesn.com later relayed, Chiarelli voiced his hope for Zdeno Chara’s...Show More Summary
Let’s hope they find this thug. Security cameras at Ferguson Market and Liquor caught an arsonist squirting lighter fluid in the store and setting it on fire. The cameras captured the entire crime. The arsonist looks like an overweight white … Continue reading ?
We're up to $34K with just under 5 days to go! Thank you all for your continued support and sharing the project on social media. Please keep it up so we have a strong finish! Now to the technical stuff. Hopefully by now you've had aShow More Summary
Few network nail promos like FX does, and they?ve dropped a batch of superb Archer clips out there for the show?s rabid fanbase to imbibe on. Hope you aren't shy about seeing Archer's genitals racked with pain. Click To Continue Rea...
A 'pull no punches' Rant... Authored by Hope@ZeroKelvin via The Burning Platform blog, 1. Several generations of liberal progressive policies RE the black community have created a critical mass of impoverished, illiterate and perpetually...Show More Summary
Jay Smooth's new video for Fusion on rioting in Ferguson was so powerful a debunking of a common racist trope, I felt compelled to transcribe it in the hopes more people would read it, quote it, and pass it on. Take it away, Jay. So,...Show More Summary