After Obama Attacked US Eating Habits, White House Chef Embarrasses Him On World Stage

 Barack Obama is back and cashing in like a Clinton. Couldn’t he have waited at least a year so it wouldn’t be so obvious. Have you no shame Barack? But he didn’t...

Snap’s Billionaire Tech Bro Co-Founders Just Lost $1 Billion Each

In early March, Snap CEO Evan Spiegel received a hefty stock bonus worth about $750 million on completion of the company's initial public offering. But on Wednesday, a poor reception for Snap's...

World stocks briefly touch new record high and Wall Street’s fear gauge tumbles to...

Market Report: Travel stocks set to bounce as JP Morgan predicts Turkey will make a comeback as a holiday destination next year Tour operators are set to enjoy an uplift after JP...

Facebook shares user information with the police 80% of the time, warrant or not

Facebook shares users' information with the UK police 80 percent of the time when the situation is deemed an emergency, even if there is no legal warrant demanding they do so. The...

Nouriel Roubini: Why are markets ignoring the black swans?

NEW YORK (Project Syndicate)– With Emmanuel Macron’s defeat of the right-wing populist Marine Le Pen in the French presidential election, the European Union and the euro EURUSD, -0.1831%   have dodged...

Macron Victory Leads Euro to 6-Month High; U.S. Stocks Lagging

U.S. stock futures pointed to a lower open on Monday after the French presidential election concluded with centrist Emmanuel Macron defeating far-right candidate Marine Le Pen, as was widely expected. Futures for...

How to get 4 billion unconnected people online

A large fraction of the world’s population will never read this post. Some of you may regard that as desirable, but most of the people involved — about 4 billion according to...

THAAD Delivered To South Korea For Boosted Defense

US defense officials announced on Tuesday that the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense, or THAAD missile defense system has been successfully deployed in South Korea. This is very important and the...

Oil price trapped below $50 as market is left roiled by rattled nerves

The oil market staged a dramatic rebound following a plunge to five month lows by swinging almost $3 higher in a matter of hours - but the oil price remains below...

City cuts weekend short to tackle fallout from French election

Hundreds of City workers are to return to their desks on Sunday as banks and hedge funds prepare for the fallout from the french election results. Markets jumped when frontrunner centrist candidate...