Jamia Wilson is one of the countless protesters who marched in support of women’s rights on Saturday, but her reason for rallying goes beyond a simple dedication to gender equality. Wilson, who is the executive director of the non-profit...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON, D.C. ? Across the country (and world) women and their allies answered President Donald Trump’s inauguration with a decisive call to action. The Women’s March on Washington was a peaceful, rousing rally and then march ? one that got so large that many marchers never even made it onto the official route. Show More Summary
Kris Meeke had to retire from the World Rally Championship’s Rallye Monte Carlo for an incredibly stupid reason: his Citroën C3 WRC got hit by another car when it wasn’t even racing, reports Autosport. This is Meeke’s second crash of the weekend after breaking his suspension Friday after skidding off the road. Read more...
Cory Booker has a reasonably high chance of being the Democratic nominee in 2020. There are good reasons for this. He gave a great speech at the DNC that really rallied everyone who heard it against hate. Given the amount of hate that is coming, this is a good thing. His testifying against Jeff Sessions […]
Racing fans with PSVR headsets have a new reason to get excited. Codemasters is bringing its highly-rated rally game, "Dirt Rally," to the PlayStation VR platform "in the coming weeks."
Oil prices faltered at the start of the second week of the year, as fears set in about a rapid rebound in U.S. shale production. For the better part of two months, optimism surrounding the OPEC deal has buoyed oil prices, but bullish sentiment from speculators are showing early signs of abating, raising the possibility that the oil rally is running out of steam.
The controversial Libertarian Party vice presidential pick Bill Weld was enigmatic to the end. Matt Welch writes in the latest issue of Reason: Two days before the election, and just minutes before a Gary Johnson rally at Colorado Christian...Show More Summary
President-elect Donald Trump, left, accompanied by Trump Chief of Staff Reince Priebus, right, and Retired Gen. Michael Flynn, a senior adviser to Trump, center, speaks to members of the media at Mar-a-Lago, in Palm Beach, Fla., Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) US equity markets are already factoring in Trump’s [...]
The S&P 500 stock index rallied nearly 10% in 2016 despite its worst-ever start to a year.
TRUMP STOCK RALLY SPOOKS LIBERALS. “The S&P stood at 2,129.92 on election day, and closed at 2,268.88 today. Of course, the stock market rises and falls for reasons that have nothing to do with politics. But liberals’ claims that Trump’s election has nothing to do with the rising market are refuted rather decisively by today’s […]
Over the course of 2016, Tesla shares had slid over 15%. They're still down, but since last week, the stock has staged a moderate rally. It was trading up over 6% to $208. Is there an obvious catalyst for this move? Not really. Tesla...Show More Summary
There are many reasons to stand up for truth; to rally against misinformation; to make your voice heard. At DeSmog, we have several. However, one of our primary drivers is holding government accountable to the people, not to the fossil fuel interests infiltrating the government. Show More Summary
USA Today reports: President-elect Donald Trump’s Tuesday night “thank you” tour stop in Wisconsin often sounded a lot like an extended victory lap. “I’m here today for one main reason,” Trump told the crowd at the packed Wisconsin State Fair Exposition Center. Show More Summary
Barclays’ Kenneth Hill has an update on brokers and asset managers, writing that after another strong showing last week—the stocks in his coverage gained 4% compared to the S&P 500’s 3%—November metrics show there’s reason for more optimism in some, despite the rally. He continues to think that eBrokers are better positioned than traditional asset managers.
Year-end rally kicks in, with Dow, S&P 500, Nasdaq, small-cap Russell 2000 hitting records
Not quite the landslide he claims at his victory rallies. The reason why Republicans are so touchy about recounts and losing the popular vote is that President-elect Donald Trump has no mandate as 54% of voters cast their votes against the next president. Former Obama speechwriter Jon Favreau tweeted a fact that drives Trump and [...]
Donald Trump's going on tour. Why? Who needs a reason? He loves rallies.
David Harsanyi, Reason: Why does the March for Life, a rally that attracts tens of thousands of anti-abortion Americans to Washington, D.C., every year get less prominent media coverage than a fringe neo-Nazi gathering? Because institutional media and white nationalists have formed a politically convenient symbiotic relationship. Show More Summary
Much of the mainstream media seems pretty motivated to normalize the alt-right. Why? David Harsanyi writes: Why does the March for Life, a rally that attracts tens of thousands of anti-abortion Americans to Washington, D.C., every year...Show More Summary