Officials at the FAA are investigating a serious helicopter crash near the southern tip of Daniel Island, South Carolina, in what could be the first-ever drone-related crash of an aircraft in the United States...
"[gold] will continue to be used as money because none of these governments should, or do, trust each other. Or each other’s phony paper fiat currencies. There could be a buying panic in gold and it could go much higher..."
A former Trump campaign aide and longtime business partner of Paul Manafort, Rick Gates, will plead guilty to fraud-related charges in the coming days, and has indicated that he will testify against Manafort in upcoming proceedings.
"... one thing which has fueled the illusion of "recovery" is the fact that much of the data coming out of Washington has been impregnated with Keynesian bias... this isn't merely a matter of intellectual sloth or even honest error. There has been nothing remotely like a true 'recovery'... "
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sharply rebuked his Polish counterpart for saying that Jews were among the perpetrators of the Holocaust, slamming the remarks by Mateusz Morawiecki at the Munich Security Conference as "outrageous."
"Whether the administrations of the Government, The Fed, and select benefactors on Wall Street (among others) are serially incompetent or (more likely) criminally culpable for abusing their positions and power to benefit a small minority at the expense of the vast majority is a question in need of asking... "
Three students who knew the Florida high school shooting suspect reported him to school administrators for threats and erratic behavior after an ex-girlfriend broke up with him and began seeing another teenager.
Latvian central bank Governor, Ilmars Rimsevics who is also a member of the European Central Bank’s governing council, was detained by Latvia's anti-graft bureau, prompting calls for him to step aside to prevent harming the country’s financial sector.
"Taken separately, none of these incidents mean very much but taken together they might be indicative of a new US strategy in Syria: to punish the Russians as much as possible short of an overt US attack on Russian forces..."