Sewing Needles Found In Strawberries Across Major Supermarkets, Police Report

Several consumers have reported that they have discovered sewing needles inside their recently purchased strawberries. Police believe that the incident of the contamination was intentional. On Sunday, one man who reported the contamination was the only individual known to have consumed the fruit with the…

Active Shooting Reported At Wisconsin Office Building; ATF, Local Police Responding

Local and federal authorities are responding to a reported active shooting situation at a building on the 1800 block of Deming Way in Middleton, Wisconsin, a small city on the western shore of Lake Mendota and about 6 miles from Madison. Local news reporters said…

Stocks Slide Ahead Of Trump Tariff Announcement, China Tumbles To 2014 Low

Summary: President Trump is set to go ahead with USD 200bln in new Chinese import tariffs, the WSJ reported; China will retaliate instantly Asian equities traded negative and European started off poorly but rebounded; FX markets stable with the dollar dropping and EMs underperforming European…

Robert Mueller Voted ‘Most Popular’

Polls reported last week apparently show that Robert Mueller is more popular than Donald Trump.  According to one poll conducted for CNN, the 50% who approve of Mueller’s handling of his collusion investigation “outpaces President Donald Trump’s approval rating on the matter by 20 points.” …

FBI Had No Clue About Trump-Russia Collusion When Mueller Took Over: Lisa Page

A newly reported comment made by former FBI attorney Lisa Page during her May testimony to Congress has revealed a “momentous fact,” according to The Hill‘s John Solomon: after nine months of investigations – which included the use of a well-paid spy to infiltrate the Trump campaign, The…

Trump To Announce $200 Billion In New China Tariffs As Soon As Monday

In the latest installment of the story that just won’t go away, the WSJ reported on Saturday that – as Bloomberg reported first yesterday – the Trump administration plans to announce new tariffs on up to $200 billion in Chinese goods as soon as Monday…

China’s Trade Surplus With US Hits Record High At Worst Possible Time

Three days after the US reported a record trade deficit with China, overnight Beijing confirmed this record print when the General Administration of Customs announced that China’s trade surplus with the U.S. hit another record monthly high in August, rising to $31.05 billion from $28.09…

Mueller Reportedly Offers Trump Legal Team “Formula” For In-Person Interview

And the saga continues… Two days after the New York Times reported that Special Counsel Robert Mueller informed President Trump’s legal team in a letter that he would accept written answers to questions about whether the Trump campaign conspired with Russia, Bloomberg reported Thursday that…

Goldman’s Bear Market Indicator Shows Crash Dead Ahead, Asks “Should We Be Worried?”

One year ago, we reported that in its attempt to calculate the likelihood, and timing, of the next bear market, Goldman Sachs created a proprietary “Bear Market Risk Indicator” which at the time had shot up to 67% – a level last seen just before…

Marines Begin Amphibious Landing Exercises In Sweden Ahead Of Massive NATO War Games

The Marine Corps Times on Tuesday reported the details of the run-up to what’s being described as NATO’s largest ever military games in a decade, called Trident Juncture, set to take place right up along Russia’s border with Europe. Currently, the US Marine Corps is engaged in…