By David Moenning: If it's Friday then there must be new developments in the Russia/Ukraine situation for traders to worry about. Sure enough, this morning there is word that Russia has ordered a convoy of between 70 and 90 aid trucks to cross over the border into eastern Ukraine without approval from Ukrainian officials or the Red Cross. Show More Summary
In a fascinating piece over at The Daily Beast, Itay Hod looks at the the unique trials that gay Palestinians must face in Israel. Many of these men are forced to deal with opposition from both sides - from their...
The New York Giants are about four weeks into training camp, and two games into their preseason schedule. While the daily practices and preseason games played have allowed the coaches to see how their various personnel packages are coming...Show More Summary
FA Insights is a daily newsletter from Business Insider that delivers the top news and commentary for financial advisors. Active Managers Must Dodge A Market Bubble Puncture In Order To Avoid Dire Futures (Morningstar) Active managers have become 'the periphery' as passive funds have been overtaking active funds. Show More Summary
Connecticut Republican Tom Foley must get through state Senate Minority Leader John McKinney to take on Democratic Gov. Dan Malloy Voters in Connecticut, Minnesota, and Wisconsin go to the polls Tuesday to select candidates in their state's primary. Show More Summary
I vaguely remember being a toddler taking baths with my older brother and I recall lotsa splashing and crying. These bear cubs are the very picture of good hygiene, and behavior, as they sit in a row and groom. Their mama bear must be very proud. [Laughing Squid]
These are the rules of Star Citizen club. The first rule is that you do not talk about Star Citizen, unless it's in the comments, in which case you can go nuts. The second rule is that you must somewhere mention money. The third rule is that you may not question the brilliance and perfection of Chris Roberts. Show More Summary
by Yvonne DiVita Writing is a process, as well as an inspiration. Those of us who do it daily struggle with the right content, the best content, the most relevant content. It's easy to fall into the trap of writing 'easy' content. Easy content flows from the fingertips. Show More Summary
The judges who will determine the next Daily News Hometown Heroes in Education have their work cut out for them. The panel of education officials and experts must pick 10 winners from over 200 reader nominations.
A new law imposing restrictions on users of social media has come into effect in Russia. It means bloggers with more than 3,000 daily readers must register with the mass media regulator, Roskomnadzor, and conform to the regulations that govern the country’s larger media outlets. Click here to read the story.
The heat, and particularly the humidity of summer in Tokyo is difficult to deal with — it’s exhausting, basically. A daily struggle that for the city’s ever-growing number of older residents, must be even tougher.