A new report on the September 11, 2012 attack on the U.S. mission in Benghazi was released Friday by the House Intelligence Committee, and Lindsey Graham, a Republican from South Carolina, says it’s full of “crap.” Not pulling any punches...Show More Summary
As we continue to go through major institutional investors’ 13F filings for the third quarter, we took a look at Philippe Laffont’s Coatue Management’s. Between July and September, the fund started 11 new positions, increased its stakes in another 13 stocks, and sold out of 6. Following these moves, its equity portfolio, mainly focused on […]
Caity: The twin reflecting pools at the National September 11th Memorial are just what memorials should be: vast, and arresting, and humbling, and sad. The museum is very expensive. Read more...
$$$ U.S. Has Record Inflow of Portfolio Investments in September [Bloomberg] $$$ Moody’s Joins Fitch Slamming Subprime Auto Bonds [Bloomberg] $$$ Goldman Ousts Currencies Trader Connected to Probe [WSJ] $$$ BNP Officials Examined inShow More Summary
Why is the Muslim world such fertile ground for every conspiracy theory imaginable? Using the attacks of September 11, 2001, the revolts of 2011 (the Arab Spring) and the recent offensive by the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria as a jumping off point, Lebanon’s L’Orient Le Jour consulted authors, politicians and economists to investigate. [...]Show More Summary
The Minnesota Vikings will try to get back to.500 for the first time since September when they take on the Chicago Bears this Sunday at Soldier Field. The Windy City hasn't been very hospitable to the Vikings of late. Minnesota hasn't...Show More Summary
Universal Pictures has acquired worldwide distribution rights to M. Night Shyamalan’s top secret The Visit (originally titled Sundowning). The studio has set the film for release September 11, 2015, says Deadline. “The Visit focuses on a brother and sister who are sent to their grandparents’ remote Pennsylvania farm for a week long trip. Once the […]
From the GWPF Press Release 12/11/14 Floods are a recurring feature of the Indian Monsoon London, 12 November: A new briefing paper published today by the Global Warming Policy Foundation concludes that the most recent (September 2014) floods in the Kashmir region of India-Pakistan border which killed several dozen of people are a recurring feature…
Let me put this as baldly as I can. The US fought two long, brutal wars in its response to the atrocity of September 11, 2001. We lost both of them – revealing the biggest military machine in the history of the planet as essentially useless in advancing American objectives through war and occupation. Attempts […]
The United States said Wednesday it did not condone torture under any circumstances, but acknowledged to a UN anti-torture watchdog it had “crossed the line” following the September 11 attacks. “The US is proud of its record as a leader in respecting, promoting and defending human...
When NVIDIA held their press briefing on the upcoming GM204 Maxwell GPUs back in September, one of the big new features for Maxwell 2.0 was VXGI – Voxel Global Illumination. As part of the presentation, NVIDIA did their best to recreate...Show More Summary
Patrick Ryan was a sophomore at the United States Military Academy in West Point, New York sitting in his dorm room between classes as the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 unfolded. "Someone yelled 'turn on CNN,'" Ryan said. He flipped on his TV and saw what was happening just 45 miles down the Hudson River from where he was sitting. Show More Summary
The blue-sky, sunny day was reminiscent of the beautiful morning of September 11, 2001, when terrorists attacked and the World Trade Center towers fell. During our trip to New York City in mid-October, my daughter and I visited the 9/11 Memorial. Show More Summary
It’s taken many years and over a billion dollars to complete the Fulton Center in New York City, a transit mega-hub that replaces the subway station destroyed on September 11. Today, the light-filled station finally opened to the public — but it almost didn’t happen at all. More »
It's taken many years and over a billion dollars to complete Fulton Center, a transit mega-hub that replaces the subway station destroyed on September 11. Today, the light-filled station finally opened to the public—but it almost didn't happen at all. Read more...
Succinct Summations week ending November 7th Positives: 1. S&P 500 and Dow Jones both made new all-time closing highs. 2. ADP employment report showed +230k private sector jobs in October, up from 225k in September; 3. Nonfarm payrolls show at least 200k jobs have been added for the last nine months. 4. Unemployment rate fell...Read More
Submitted by Marin Katusa via Casey Research, Back on September 11 and 12, there was a summit meeting in a city that involved an organization that most Americans have never heard of. Mainstream media coverage was all but nonexistent....Show More Summary
When the grandiose white six-bedroom wedding cake at 3636 Clay Street hit the market in September, we were rather stunned by the $11 million asking price. The house boasts a stunning reception foyer complete with a four-landing staircase that the...
Please click here to see the edition of BuilderBytes for 11/6/14 on the Web. In this issue of the MetroIntelligence Economic Update, I covered the following indicators: ADP Employment Report shows 230,000 new jobs from September to October...Show More Summary
In this separate issue of the MetroIntelligence Economic Update, I covered the following indicators: ADP Employment Report shows 230,000 new jobs from September to October Manufacturing sector index continued to expand in September for...Show More Summary