Global stocks, dollar sag after U.S. government shutdown
China’s bad-loan data is thrown into question again
on this wkly it certainly looks as if we needed to test 43 again...
Googles confusing Gmail security alert looks exactly like a phishing attempt
Dont expect a personal robot butler any time soon
Merkel readies for intense German coalition talks after tight SPD vote
Smartphone Maker Xiaomi Prepares to Float in Hong Kong
Season four of Black Mirror examines life as a kind of imprisonment.
#SchumerShutdown becomes top trending hashtag among Russian bots on Twitter
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Global womens marches extend into second day
India’s biggest energy explorer may raise $5.48 billion to buy Hindustan Petroleum
My normal is your edge
Sanchi oil slick area continues to expand
Wal-Mart shops Brazil unit stake to Advent, other funds: sources
Great cities enable you to live longer
PHOTOS: How new imaging tools have deepened our understanding of brain function
Booker emerges as possible 2020 candidate after fiery questioning of Homeland Security chief
#Thailand Exports year-on-year at 8.6%
@Steen_Jakobsen @FT The same holds for transition from 90 days to ‘serious delinquency’ (90 days) arrears:
Charity to pay benefits to families of fallen soldiers during government shutdown
Are China’s blue skies here to stay?
Youd be stupid to turn off Apples iPhone performance limiter @DanielHowley
crawling with Russians...flood of Russians...mysterious Russians...surprising number of Russians
Ski lift: North Korea may capitalize on joint Olympics training visit
Schumer shreds Trump: He cant say yes one minute and no the next
Crisis watch: Peace promised by Santos-FARC accord fails to reach #Colombia’s countryside
Now, weve reached peak Bitcoin.
Poll: Trump stuck at record low approval
UK lawmaker asks Zuckerberg about Russia-linked Brexit activity #Brexit50
Without China and Russia, there can be no solution to Korean crisis via @SCMP_News
Pope Francis holds Mass ending his two-nation trip to Latin America
FBI: House Intel chair hasnt shared memo GOP claims will prove bias in Mueller probe
Bubbleology 102: What could derail this momentum-driven rally? $SPX $SPY
China’s Top Court Says You Are Not Liable for Spouse’s Hidden Debts
These penguins sure are putting some miles in. Add your name to #ProtectAntarctic
Icahn, Deason call on Xerox to explore options, including sale: WSJ
Mysterious double whirlpools are popping up in the ocean
Senator Durbin: Leadership discussing path to immigration vote
Warm greetings from the city of Tomsk! Picture by Irina Karbysheva
On a Rio beach, a mans home is his castle #Brazil
In #NFL stadiums, Papa Johns is still king @readDanwrite
Think Electric Taxis Are New? Guess Again
Transportation Communications: No One Told Me It Would Be This Hard #commonwealth
Yangzhou Dayang Shipbuilding seeks new investors
Mitch McConnell’s empty promise
White House picks new deputy national security adviser: report
Hong Kong market rally drives a share sale boom
Fabio the robot sacked from supermarket after alarming customers
WATCH: SNL game show asks contestants if Trumps behavior even matters anymore
Dollar sags on U.S. government shutdown, losses limited for now
Toshiba considering IPO for memory chip unit: FT
These are the most dangerous places to walk in America (from 2017)
Eight big things coming to #finance in 2018 #fintech #blockchain @gcooke42 @findercomau
Country CAPE Charts $
Poll: Nearly three-quarters of Americans dont think Trump is a genius
Delta: Support and service animals are wreaking havoc in the sky @melodyhahm
Will gold mining save Venezuela from total economic collapse? @BramEbus
Enthusiastic Dems rack up wins in special election
MORE: U.S. Senate adjourns on Sunday, government shutdown continues
Im not a Luddite by any means, but hmmmm
In Womens March finale, Las Vegas rally kicks off voter drive
Dem lawmaker tears into Trump, GOP: They want to end legal immigration to the US
Singapore Exchange will allow firms with dual-class share structures to list
Mike Pence is given a warm welcome in Israel but Palestinians boycott his visit
Ruth Bader Ginsburg on #MeToo: Its about time
Guess who were college roommates? Holly Hunter and Frances McDormand #SAGAwards
In lending: Its not the working and poor class you want to worry about, its the wealthy.
Despite crippling stalemate in DC, Tillerson and Pence push Trump’s agenda overseas
Its 2018 and robots still wont do our laundry
VRs smash social app is a surreal chat room chock-full of dank memes
Wanda Says 93% of Assets Still Within China
This is true. #wisdom #quotes
As #Bee Populations Decline So Will Healthy Food #Eco #Nature
Charles Koch donated $500k to Ryan days after GOP tax plan passed
Flu epidemic spreading across the nation has killed at least 30 children, CDC says.
#Cambodia PM berates media at correspondents dinner
Weather: a much drier day with a milder feel
You’re Never Ready to Get Married. But That Shouldn’t Stop You.
#ICYMI Will Japan really get tough on smoking or is it just hot air? | By @maxwalden_
Thai Life Insurers Conservative Portfolios to Support Capital in New Regime
Here is how people buy cryptocurrencies in China, despite government bans @readkrystalhu
Why the backlash to the #MeToo movement is so depressingly familiar:
Country CAPE Charts #Economics #InfoGraphs $ $
Accelerating Cancer Research with Deep Learning
Thousands of women turn out for Womens March rally in Las Vegas
The automotive liberation of Paris
JUST IN: McConnell to bring up immigration bill with DACA fix, border security next month
Trade ideas for higher volatility in financial markets: via @markets @adhaigh
Sanofi set to buy Bioverativ for more than $11.5 billion: WSJ
India puts up tariffs on Chinese solar panels
UPDATE: US Senate sets noon Monday vote after it is unable to reach deal to open government
Immigration officials detain green card-holder who has lived in US for nearly 40 years
market almost reacts to 3rd day of US govt shutdown
Why Jeep is hot, Lexus is not
JUST IN: Senate fails to reach funding deal, pushing shutdown into third day
Bitcoin Backwardation, Gold Contango - BullionStar Blogs Guest Post
How a bootstrapped Singapore startup sold software to 1,800 banks in Mexico
More homes needed to fix housing crisis, MPs warn
Trump blows up shutdown talks, releases unhinged new ad linking Democrats to murder
White House says working toward deal to reopen government
Every dollar spent on disaster resilience saves six
FUGAZI
EU envoys start talks on future ties with UK after Brexit #Brexit50
#Hawaii governor notified within 2 minutes that missile alert was false
Exclusive: Philadelphia Energy Solutions to file for bankruptcy - memo
Should we try to fix global warming with fake volcanic eruptions? TBD.
Saudi-led coalition to give $1.5 billion in Yemen aid, expand port capacity
The Points Guy: Fliers should question their airline loyalty @BJonesCooper
#US tourism in #Cuba nearly triples in 2017 despite travel restrictions
#BREAKING: Senate fails to reach funding deal, pushing shutdown into third day
Opinion: B2B startups need to narrow their focus, or risk appealing to nobody
Energy Efficiency and Solar in the $8 Billion School Energy Market #infrastructure
#OTD 1977 President Carter pardons Vietnam-era draft evaders; 46% agreed @HarrisPoll
US could send 1,000 more troops to Afghanistan: report
McConnell breaks with Trump: GOP opposes using nuclear option in budget debate
The worlds first minister of loneliness
Oil prices rise on decline in U.S. drilling, Syria conflict
Dem senator: Doing away with the filibuster would be the end of the Senate
The history and legacy of Leonardo da Vinci’s mysterious “Mona Lisa”
New electronic skin allows you to manipulate virtual objects
Stock futures are losing ground amid government shutdown
Foles on the phone with Mitch McConnell solving the government shutdown
Women’s March Returns to Washington and Across the U.S.
Were hiring! Go here to view our available positions:
Romanian mass protests are putting the ruling party under renewed pressure via @markets
More than 30 dead after battle at #KabulIntercontinentalHotel
How to make money from volatility rise: Morgan Stanleys ideas
#OPEC/non-OPEC coalition eyes continued #oilmarket management beyond 2018 #OOTT
White House aide: I expect Senate to vote on funding bill before 1 a.m.
No-Deal Brexit Could Cause Finance Chaos, Industry Group Warns via @technology
Senator says FBI lost crucial texts tied to Clinton probe
Is your library racist?
Similar note, some of the bond bears are switching camps from fundamental bears to technical bears...
Trump appointee was fired from past job after repeatedly not showing up to work
Women’s rights demonstration, New York, August 1913: #LOC
Interesting side note, more respondents in the technicals camp these last 2 weeks:
Second Women’s March draws thousands across the country | NBC Nightly News
Driving in to save the light poles like:
‘If black shoot them’: Former Kentucky police chief’s racist Facebook messages revealed
Courts use algorithms to help determine sentencing, but random people get the same results
U.S. Commerce Department sends Trump aluminum probe findings: officials
The guy who allegedly spammed Twitch into oblivion was charged with a criminal offense
How to be a reef-safe traveller by @sarahtrvls
The US Is Finally Getting BMW’s Wireless Charging System
Germanys SPD back coalition talks in narrow vote
The #WPPh2017 Yearbook features 175 award-winning images. Order yours at
Strain: Blueberry Syrup
Pump the brakes on buying a self-driving car any time soon @DanielHowley
Poll: Dem lead over GOP narrows on 2018 generic ballot
From the AP archives: Kosovo PM reacts to murder of Kosovo ethnic Serb leader
BURNING Impact Crater Discovered In Mexico..
Jan 21, 1918 - New York Times: German spy seized in navy uniform #100yearsago
Trump thanks Fox News contributors for giving him good grades for his first year in office
Weekly Survey: Fundamentals sentiment tapering off?
Global stocks, dollar sag after U.S. government shutdown
who among us
Eric Trump on government shutdown: Its a good thing for us politically
The $VIX vs stockmarket sentiment (inverted)
Trade ideas for those who reckon volatility in financial markets will pickup
Look closely: Ice is more fascinating than you think. What you need to know:
The most in-demand brands to resell online @BJonesCooper
GOP strategist on Dem special election wins: Democrats are fired up
The trailing 12-month P/E ratio for $SPX is 23.6, above the 10-year average of 17.0.
Statue of Liberty to reopen; shutdown keeps other parks, monuments closed
Susan Rice: I want to host SNL
ANALYSIS: A year into Trumps presidency, Democrats have visions of 2020
#Abbas to ask #EU to recognise #Palestinian state: Minister
Saudi-led coalition to give $2 bln in #Yemen aid, expand port capacity #YemenCrisis
#Merkel readies for intense German coalition talks after tight SPD vote #Germany
White House changes public voicemail to say Dems are holding government funding hostage
Stranded Dumfries man rescued after being cut off by snowdrift
A crib is being assembled outside of #Kylie Jenner’s home. Does this mean #babylipkit is arriving soon?? #kuwtk
Richest 1% made 82% of #wealth created last year: Oxfam #poverty #wealthgap
UK lawmakers knock Bank of England and insurers’ heads together #Brexit50
DBS and UOB reject Emas Offshore restructuring proposal
Bulkseas enters the cape segment
What do you think of my photos with the equipment I have #Space #Universe
NEW: Abortion rights leader gears up for 2018 fights
Trump to South Korean president: Give me credit for diplomatic progress with North Korea
Amazons automated grocery store of the future opens Monday
Want to build an igloo? Heres how.
Bangkoks Somali refugees persecuted and living in fear
Icahn, Deason call on Xerox to explore options, including sale: WSJ
Why Wall Street hasn’t had its #MeToo moment yet
Online Game Challenges Players to be Mayor for a Day, Citizens for Life #governance
my @jacobinmag tote doubles as a cat sleeping bag, v versatile
Global womens marches extend into second day
@TimOBrien Honolulu!
Soon.
Jan 21, 1918 - New York Times: Austrian workers go on strike to demand peace #100yearsago
US dollar sags on US government shutdown, losses limited for now via @Reuters
Saudi Arabia asks banks for proposals to refinance $10 billion loan, raise more debt
Dem senator compares negotiating with GOP to convincing kids to do their homework
How to design non-addictive UX (it’s really not hard)
BRUTAL.
Oil prices rise on decline in US drilling, Syria conflict via @Reuters
Jan 21, 1918 - German POWs cutting down and hauling timber under Allied guard in Normandy, France #100yearsago
Jan 21, 1918 - New York Times: Britains Labour Party seeks greater share of power #100yearsago
#Earthquake magnitude 5 - 160,5 km from #Huánuco - #Peru
Gingrich on shutdown: Trump thinks hes winning
Jan 21, 1918 - New York Times: Plague in China spreading rapidly #100yearsago
Blockchain-backed #gold planned by @PerthMint
Global stocks, dollar sag after U.S. government shutdown
Labor-friendly Paris uses fewer workers than NYC, and for a fraction of the cost
GOP senator: I wont vote for an immigration deal just because Trump supports it
Senate Republican predicts U.S. government to remain shut Monday
Longer maternity leave is an option, but prepare for lower weekly benefits @GlobeMoney
Jan 21, 1918 - New York Times: Lenin shuts down Russias Constituent Assembly by force #100yearsago
These are the vibes you are looking for...
Ultra Deep Solutions signs off on first of five well intervention vessels
Care about dark skies? Check out these outdoor lighting basics ...
Dan Rather to host program on progressive The Young Turks network
Where liberals get their brilliant ideas from. Such impressive range our political class has!
ICE released private information of callers to immigrant-crime hotline
Jan 21, 1918 - Men from Chinese Labour Corps working in an Allied saw mill on the Western Front #100yearsago
Amazon to open its cashier-less concept store in downtown Seattle on Monday.
#Facebook to open digital training hubs in #Europe
Sad Trump spent day watching videos of himself attacking Obama for last shutdown
The IllumiBowl toilet night light helps you find relief after dark
With 25,339 murders in 2017, Mexico suffers record homicide tally
Someone figured out how to trick a Tesla into steering itself with a piece of fruit
Your cell phone has replaced too many things already. #socialmedia #cellphone #familytime
RT @lptravelnews: What you need to know about #Amsterdam’s new Airbnb rules
How a battle over the Fair Housing Act could transform U.S. politics:
How to Make Your Own #Natural Liquid Hand Soap #DIY #LifeHack
Charles Koch donated $500k to Ryan days after GOP tax plan passed
Jan 20, 1918 - New York Times: Moscow, in contrast to Petrograd, is quiet #100yearsago
Lipton, Peltz Call BlackRocks Letter a Blueprint for Shareholder Engagement
Man on Jet Ski Collides With Jetty at Petone
From the AP archives: SKorean delegation leavess Seoul for talks with NKorea
Heres where the U.S. government shutdown stands right now
Hard lines on immigration led the U.S. to a shutdown nobody wanted
Jan 20, 1918 - New York Times: Hopes for resolution on Ireland from conference wane #100yearsago
Jan 20, 1918 - New York Times: President Wilson creates advertising agency to promote US war effort #100yearsago
Jan 20, 1918 - New York Times: Some argue for recognizing limits to President Wilsons wartime powers #100yearsago
Jan 20, 1918 - New York Times: US government-imposed business stoppage generates howls of protest #100yearsago
JUST IN: White House picks new deputy national security adviser: report
This is very interesting to us...
Factbox: Impact of the U.S. government shutdown
Table for Two: Ant Financial, OpenRice Sign Hong Kong Dining Deal
Startups, high-speed rail and California’s infrastructure future
Trump angry at Zinke for exempting Florida from offshore drilling expansion: report
Poll: 73% support bill protecting undocumented DREAMers.
Stock-focused hedge funds post biggest gains among top performers
Mother Nature and news-making debutants tee up an extraordinary Davos -
Jan 20, 1918 - New York Times: British workers complain of food #100yearsago
NRA Pundit Known for Violent Rhetoric Gets High Praise From Mike Pence
Pictures of China in 2017
Bipartisan group of senators signal they are near deal to end shutdown
Best squid ink
Jan 20, 1918 - New York Times: Even foreign embassies in Berlin are suffering from food shortage #100yearsago
Jan 20, 1918 - New York Times: Peace movement in Austria grows #100yearsago
Jan 20, 1918 - New York Times: Value of the German mark falls on neutral exchanges #100yearsago
Jan 20, 1918 - New York Times: City welcomes allied Serbian delegation #100yearsago
Exclusive: Philadelphia Energy Solutions to file for bankruptcy - memo
Poll: Nearly three-quarters of Americans dont think Trump is a genius
Wait what
H. Schuldt left with single bulker after supramax sale to Load Line
UK sets date for parliamentary showdown on Withdrawal bill #Brexit50
Cathal Kelly: For Novak Djokovic, it’s no more Mr. Really Nice Guy @Globe_Sports
Crisis watch: Peace promised by Santos-FARC accord fails to reach Colombia’s countryside.
U.S. hedge fund Tiger Global has invested more than $1 billion in Barclays: FT
Squid ink
Good God, this is embarrassing.
Not a man allowed.
Jim Johannson was the quiet architect of dozens of medal-winning hockey squads @dshoalts
Ruth Bader Ginsburg on #MeToo: Its about time
One of the worlds hottest stocks is now tumbling
Jan 20, 1918 - Ruined houses at Noeux-les-Mines, north of Arras, France #100yearsago
Who is responsible for the shutdown? GOP Senator points finger at White House.
Davos organizer still counting on Trump to attend
In all likelihood, someday the sun will knock out the grid
The forward 12-month P/E ratio for $SPX is 18.4, above the 10-year average of 14.2.
How Not to Shoot Yourself in the Foot: Smart Planning and P3s #governance
Immigration officials detain green card-holder who has lived in US for nearly 40 years
Vietnam wants foreign money to overhaul its economy
FBI: House Intel chair hasnt shared memo GOP claims will prove bias in Mueller probe
Metals To Show Their Mettle In 2018? $
.@PaulMcLeary on the still-emerging contours of U.S. involvement in Syria:
US President Donald Trump hands out awards to fake news media
High-ranking U.S. Senate Republican says he is hopeful federal shutdown to end
FBI doesnt have six months of text messages from agent removed from Mueller probe
Plasma Filament Erupts on a Line
Central Bank Support – Too Big to Unwind? $
Making Retail Great Again $
How Obama left immigrants vulnerable to Trump @rickjnewman
Patriots headed to Super Bowl LII amid team feud
Fears of a trade clash between Trump and China flare anew
WATCH: SNL game show asks contestants if Trumps behavior even matters anymore
Looking forward to read @nomiprins new book, Collusion: How Central Bankers Rigged the World
Senate Republican predicts US government to remain shut Monday via @Reuters
U.S. stock index futures slip after government shutdown continues
Why military intervention in Venezuela is not a realistic option | By @Sabino2324
Eric Trump on government shutdown: Its a good thing for us politically
Turkey advised U.S. before Syria strikes; contacts ongoing: Mattis
Golar LNG Partners secures 15-year FSRU charter
One of the biggest diamonds in history is discovered in a mountainous kingdom
Poll: Trump stuck at record low approval
A new discovery in Alaska: The frilled giant Pacific octopus
Four months after the earthquake, you can still see buildings like this in Mexico City
Schumer tried to give Trump funding for border wall in exchange for DACA protections
Canaries in the coal emissions: why climate change makes birds change their tune


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