Submitted by Ghassan Kadi via The Saker,
*Is the genie finally out of the bottle?*
A myriad of seemingly unrelated events and loose ends are converging in a manner that *points in the direction.. Zero Hedge
The humble-but-sturdy Virginia senator Tim Kaine appears to be the favorite in the Hillary Clinton Vice Presidential sweepstakes. Insiders say that Clinton advisers, such as her husband Bill Clinton.. Source: Wochit News -
Barack Obama paid tribute to Muhammad Ali on Friday, though he wasn’t able to attend the funeral service in Louisville, Kentucky for the boxing great, due to a scheduling conflict. The US president.. Source: Wochit News -
Following the deaths of nine soldiers in the community of Fort Hood, President Barack Obama is offering praise and condolences to the families. Speaking directly to the Major by phone on Monday the.. Source: Wochit News -
David Cameron will join forces with leading figures from the left to accuse members of his own Cabinet of conning the British public. The prime minister, backed by Labour’s Harriet Harman, Liberal.. Source: Wochit News -
By Adam Garfinkle*
(FPRI) — The world of statecraft is so fraught with risk that it is tempting, just to reduce the range of maddening uncertainty a tad or two, to assign either inevitability or.. Eurasia Review
Americans have faced the deepest of tragedies since Independence Day this year. First, the death of two black men after encounters with police. Then the shooting of five police officers in Dallas by a.. Huffington Post
There’s a spectacular summer getaway in rural Maryland that, by federal decree, doesn’t show up on maps. Appointed with a gleaming fitness center and a chapel, and manned by a congenial if armed.. L.A. Times
Former Conservative leader Ian Duncan Smith has said that the new prime minister should come from the Leave camp, with David Cameron due to step down in the wake of Britain's decision to leave the.. City A.M.
Here's an especially timely news release for today:
The British Independent reports: President Barack Obama will meet with Saudi Arabia's deputy crown prince Mohammed bin Salman, the White House has.. Huffington Post
Submitte dby David Stockman via Contra Corner blog,
The approximate hour Janet Yellen spent wandering in circles and spewing double talk during her presser yesterday was time well spent. *When the.. Zero Hedge
Almost two-thirds of medium- and large-sized enterprises have suffered as a result of the uncertainty triggered by the EU referendum, according to a new study.
In a survey of chief financial.. City A.M.
Submitted by David Stockman via Contra Corner blog,
In Part 1 we established the rather obvious point that *in today’s world of flexible just-in-time production, hours-based labor scheduling and.. Zero Hedge
When Vice-President George H.W. Bush ran for president in 1987, a comment he reportedly made came to symbolize his core weakness as a candidate. Bush, who was known for having a great grasp of complex.. Huffington Post
The Obama Administration's passive response to the mounting human rights crisis and growing instability in Egypt is perplexing. It is not that the administration is unaware of the devastating levels of.. Huffington Post
David Cameron's pledges that Britain would retain full access to the single market were dismissed by Brexit campaigners who said if the UK continued its links with Brussels it would lose control of its.. MailOnline
AN INSTOW man is challenging the council over its decision to delegate a housing development decision to council officers. David Mellor, 75, says North Devon Council was "railroading" through an.. North Devon Journal
This week: Dramas that mix the personal and the political, plus musicals old and "Newsies" and a little bit o' the Bard.
Got Musical 2016 Excerpts from new musicals by up-and-coming writers. Colony.. L.A. Times