Private Equity Firm Offers Cash-Strapped Connecticut $2BN For Government Buildings

Given the precarious financial circumstances of Hartford, Conn. – not to mention the state as a whole – it’s hardly surprising that private investors sense an opportunity to buy up valuable state- and city-owned properties at a good price. And in the first of what…

WTI/RBOB Extend Losses After Surprisingly Large Crude Build

The whole energy complex tumbled today (as the usd strengthened) amid the riskoff rout, and extended losses after API reported an unexpectedly large crude build. “Oil prices gained and now they’re testing this key resistance level” of the January high, said Hans Van Cleef, senior energy…

Reporter “Harassed” By Police After Exposing China’s “Dirty” Steel Secret

While the whole world is up in arms over Trump’s trade tariffs, virtually nobody wants, or dares to, point out that Trump is actually spot on when slamming China’s trade practices. And for confirmation, look no further than China’s own behavior when caught in the…

Facing The Tragicomedy Of Russiagate

Authored by Sheldon Richman via AntiWar.com, The whole election-meddling distraction is remarkable in both comic and tragic ways. The tragedy can be summed up in three words: New Cold War. At a time when the U.S. and Russian governments ought to be working toward nuclear…

The director of the FBI says the whole of Chinese society is a threat to the US — and Americans must step up as a society to defend themselves

FBI Warns: Whole of Chinese society is threat… (First column, 3rd story, link) Related stories:Intelligence agencies expect Russia to target midterms… VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE The director of the FBI says the whole of Chinese society is a threat to the US — and Americans…