German Court: Bring Back Deported Jihadist

A court in Germany has ruled that the recent deportation to Tunisia of a failed asylum seeker - an Islamist suspected of being a bodyguard for the former al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden - was unlawful and that, at taxpayer expense, he must be immediately returned to Germany.

  • Aug 22, 2018 3:30 AM

"Glass Half Full" Markets Jump, Ignoring Renewed Global Trade War

Where previously the threat of renewed trade war between the US and the world would have been sufficient to pummel global markets, today stocks are approaching life with a "glass half full" approach, and global stocks and US futures are green across the board.

  • Jun 4, 2018 7:14 AM

Frontrunning: May 15

  • Gazans bury their dead after bloody day of protests (Reuters)
  • U.S. Embassy Move, Bloodshed Add to Friction With Allies (WSJ)
  • Britain calls for investigation into Gaza violence (Reuters)
  • China Data Shows a Hint of Slowdown While Factories Still Hum (BBG)
  • May 15, 2018 8:18 AM

Frontrunning: April 13

  • JPMorgan, Wells and Citigroup Earnings Top Expectations (WSJ)
  • TPP Nations Welcome Trump’s Interest, Don’t Want Renegotiation (BBG)
  • Trade war backfire: Steel tariff shrapnel hits U.S. farmers (Reuters)
  • Mob Boss? Slime Ball? Trump, Comey Trade Barbs Near Book Release (BBG)
  • Comey Compares Trump to Mafia Boss (WSJ)
  • Apr 13, 2018 9:32 AM