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Mapping World War In Syria & Iraq

For some time now Syria and Iraq have been a place where interests of many players are clashing. The region is being devastated by civil war or a war by proxy, fought by a number of participants, where the borderline between friend and foe is sharp or vague as the case may be...

Stocks Rebound From "Bama Shock", All Eyes On Yellen's Last Rate Hike

After an early slide last night following the news that Doug Jones had defeated Republican Roy Moore in the Alabama special election, reducing the GOP's Senate majority to the absolute minimum 51-49, US equity futures have quickly rebounded and are once again in the green with the S&P index set for another record high,

These Are The 30 Biggest Risks Facing Markets In 2018

According to Deutsche Bank, there are no less than 30 risks investors should beware in the coming year, ranging from a market correction to a reversal of Brexit to Irish presidential elections, to a "Bitcoin crash," rising inflation, danger from North Korea, the results from Robert Mueller's probe, and many more...

These 8 Places Around The World Are Actively Preparing For Nuclear War

Everywhere, it seems like officials are actively preparing for the possibility of nuclear war. Tensions are high in practically every corner of the world but somehow, despite the proliferation of imminent threats, many people are still blithely unaware of the hell that could be unleashed.