Stocks are lower, with the blue-chip Dow losing over 100 points in trading on Monday morning. Near 10:47 a.m. ET, the Dow was down 96 points, the S&P 500 was down 5 points, and the Nasdaq was down 9 points. It was much uglier in Greece, where the Athens Stock Exchange (ASE) index, which reopened after a five-week closure, fell 23%. Show More Summary
Crude oil is falling to new lows. On Monday morning in New York, West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude fell more than 2% and slipped below $45 per barrel, a level it hasn't touched since March. Brent crude oil, the international benchmark that joined WTI in a bear market last week, was down more than 3% at around $50.47 per barrel. Show More Summary
All three networks on Monday hyped the possible presidential run of Joe Biden, but only NBC's journalists used the word "gaffe" in relation to the Vice President. ABC's Good Morning America and CBS This Morning avoided the term. Today...Show More Summary
Another weekend of fisticuffs has come and gone, as UFC 190 blew the roof off HSBC Arena last Sat. night (Aug. 1, 2015) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. For complete, wall-to-wall UFC 190: "Rousey vs. Correia" coverage, including play-by-play...Show More Summary
Bills RB Fred Jackson wants to be the oldest player to carry the ball in an NFL game. WR Kenny Stills was limited during Dolphins practice on Sunday. The Patriots added G Harland Gunn off of waivers. Jets WR Eric Decker is happy not to have the spotlight on him this summer. DE Brent Urban…
WH Gets It Right On Occupational Licensing Cecil The Lion And Cecile Richards, No Humaneness For Humans Are The Dems Even Going To Have Debates Iran, The Munich Comparison Where's The Proof That Baby Trafficking Saves Lives? Conservatives' Urban...
Today’s Georgia music brought to you by Obergefell v. Hodges and free tickets from Teri ‘N Chris. Georgia Aaron Gould Sheinin produced a major multimedia story on Georgia’s evolving agriculture industry. The future is science, sesame, and yes, cotton. Show More Summary
A silo collapsed Monday morning at a quarry in the Ashburn area. Rescuers are looking for a man who was reportedly working near it.
Several hiccups in Monday morning commute on Metro's rail lines.
Welcome to August! Earnings season is in full swing, and we have a month of data to move the FOMC off their intended path. Oh, and the finest curated morning train reads in the land: • Win or Lose, U.S. Stocks Getting Biggest Earnings Bang Since ’12 (Bloomberg) but see King dollar has cost S&P 500 companies $244 billion of...Read More
MONDAY BEER LINKS, MUSING 08.03.15 We are on holiday (as opposed to a “beercation”) so here are links to a few stories posted by early last Friday morning. In addition, this will be the only announcement that Monday Beer Links will be totally on holiday next week. I’m sure glad Boak & Bailey promised to […]
It’s Monday morning and time to do a quick wrap-up of posts published on trak.in last week. If you were offline for any reason, go ahead check this out Indian couple Pranoti and Rishi Israni created an Automatic Rotimaker called Rotimatic which can make one roti a minute. Show More Summary
Rise and shine, pal o’ mine! My goodness, it’s Caturday. How’s it going this morning? Tabs, El Hub and I are chugging along, purr usual, although there are some nasty wildfires out here in Northern California. There’s smoke all across the horizon. Show More Summary
A definitive guide on whether exercise or diet is better for your personal health goals - Real Simple The breakfast mistake you are likely making in the morning - Women's Health A Monday through Sunday diet plan to help you lose weight...Show More Summary
Well, the last post here at Corante. I'm going to shut off commenting to all the recent posts, and send the export file over to the people at Science Translational Medicine, and Monday morning we'll start anew at: http://blogs.sciencemag.org/pipeline I hope to see everyone over there. Show More Summary
Illegal alien Jose Triana-Valenzuela was killed this week when the car he lost control of his car Monday morning. Triana-Valenzuela... The post Illegal Alien with Multiple DUIs Killed in Colorado Highway Accident appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
Fox & Friends host Elisabeth Hasselbeck got some passionate support from an old friend for a recent question she asked that turned into a Twitter frenzy. On Monday morning, Hasselbeck asked a former NYPD officer if it were possible that...Show More Summary
Images courtesy of the artist A rainbow of yarn arced over an oceanside LA pedestrian bridge early Monday morning, fresh from the hands of guerrilla weaver Hot Tea. Hot Tea's colorful street art—which has already brightened Hawaiian beaches and Brooklyn bridges—is graffiti's woven alternative: non-destructive and purposefully impermanent. Show More Summary
Cops arrested a man in Queens on Monday morning after his story about his car being taken fell apart, and they discovered he may have crashed it hours earlier and fled the scene. The investigation began on Nashville Boulevard in St. Albans around 7 a.m., when officers responded to a 911 call reporting a stolen vehicle. Show More Summary
The day for the big Pipeline move is almost at hand! Friday's posts here will be the last on the Corante site, and the new one at Science Translational Medicine will go live on Monday morning. I'll post the new URL shortly. I wantedShow More Summary