China Cancels US Security Summit As Military Tensions Escalate

Though US media has largely ignored the trend, military tensions between Washington and Beijing have continued to escalate in 2018, aggravated by the US’s trade-war push, the US’s insistence on selling arms to an increasingly emboldened Taiwan, US sanctions against a Chinese military unit and…

US Futures, Global Markets Slide As Italian Chaos Returns

What started off as a sleepy session after a day in which US traders ignored the market and focused their attention on the Kavanaugh confirmation hearing, resulting in a 50% drop in Thursday trading volumes, quickly escalated with risk-off and a sea of red dominating…

“Predatory” Chicago Funeral Homes Make Killing Amid Soaring Murder Rate

Chicago funeral homes are raking it in amid the city’s largely ignored murder epidemic, reports Fox News.  Taking advantage of a taxpayer-funded scheme which guarantees up to $7,500 in funeral expenses for the families of homicide victims, several funeral directors have been accused of inflating prices…

Futures Flat As China Charges Higher; Ruble, Lira, Kiwi Collapse

If yesterday global stocks largely ignored Wednesday’s slump in Chinese stocks, today they are doing the mirror image, barely responding as the Shanghai Composite rebounds strongly from near 2018 lows. European shares slid while U.S. index futures were mostly flat following a positive session in…

Pro-ISIS Media Outlet Signals Imminent Biological Attack On The West

Authored by Pamela Geller via GellerReport.com, This too will be ignored by the complicit, sharia-compliant Western press. A biological attack is the intentional release of a pathogen (disease causing agent) or biotoxin (poisonous substance produced by a living organism) against humans, plants, or animals. An attack…

Global Stocks, Futures Slide As Yuan Crashes

Having ignored the creeping devaluation in the Yuan in recent days, today global equity markets had no choice but to notice that the plunge in the offshore Yuan is accelerating, and with no intervention by the PBOC, the Chinese currency tumbled to the lowest level…

Reports of misconduct investigations can tell us a lot. Here are more than a dozen of them.

Fakery. Ignored whistleblowers. Sabotage. Subterfuge. Reading reports of institutional investigations into allegations of misconduct can sometimes feel like reading a spy novel about science. And we’ve read a lot of them. In a recent post that drew from one such report, we wrote: Whenever we…

After Italy… Spain Risk Soars

Authored by Daniel Lacalle via DLacalle.com, Political risk in Europe was largely ignored in international markets because of the mirage of the so-called ‘Macron effect’, the ECB’s massive quantitative easing program, and a perception that everything was different this time in Europe added to the…