Just released CCTV footage from the Parkland school shooting shows Sheriff's deputy Scot Peterson drive up to the high school building as a gunman massacred 17 students and staff members - only to hop off, unholster his gun, and run behind a concrete wall for cover.
"This situation is straight out of the neoconservative play book, creating a horrific incident and rushing a government into a confrontation and major policy decision. And these are happening all over the world right now..."
The "China is liquidating treasurys" narrative is set for a comeback, because according to the latest just released TIC data, in the first month of 2018, China dumped $16.7 BN in US paper, in the biggest one month sale since September.
White House Chief of Staff John Kelly was reportedly so furious over the way the press was covering Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's Tuesday firing that he shouted at the television on Air Force One...
"A significant trade war started by this administration would destabilize global equity markets. Should this happen ahead of the November election, it would impair the administration’s ‘market scorecard’ and likely lead to an election loss. Lost elections open a path to impeachment..."
Wal-Mart stock is sinking fast following reports that, according to a new whistle-blower lawsuit, that in its desperate race to catch Amazon in online retailing, Wal-Mart issued misleading e-commerce results and fired an executive who complained the company was breaking the law.
The Trump Administration is set to unveil broad tariffs on Chinese imports. But which Chinese imports will be targeted: That is a critical question as their prices are likely set to surge. Here is the answer according to Goldman.