Amid trade war, U.S. fund investors find little safe haven in gold

Amid trade war, U.S. fund investors find little safe haven in gold

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The fact that investors are siphoning money out of stocks is not helping gold, with the safe-haven asset suffering as people wary of a global trade war flock to the U.S. dollar. FILE PHOTO: Gold bars are displayed at Mitsubishi Materials Corporation in Tokyo March 17, 2008. REUTERS/Issei Kato U.S. fund […]

Investors find little appetite for consumer staples

Investors find little appetite for consumer staples

(Reuters) – The consumer staples index .SPLRCS, the S&P 500’s biggest laggard for 2018, could have further to fall and may even look less appealing as a defensive play in the event the economy turns sour. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., May 21, 2018. […]

Tennessee Man Awakens to Find Shoe on Other Foot|Humor

Tennessee Man Awakens to Find Shoe on Other Foot|Humor

The left shoe left behind (or possibly tossed into a tree) by Miller Bert Miller of Bon Aqua, Tennessee, recently awakened from a drunken stupor and fumbled for his shoe, only to find it on the other foot. “I’d heard about people getting wasted and doing stupid shit,” said Miller, “but it had never happened […]

A new way to find better battery materials

A new way to find better battery materials

Top Story A new approach to analyzing and designing new ion conductors — a key component of rechargeable batteries — could accelerate the development of high-energy lithium batteries and possibly other energy storage and delivery devices, such as fuel cells, researchers say. The new approach relies on understanding the way vibrations move through the crystal […]

Could insects help find new yeasts for big business?

Could insects help find new yeasts for big business?

Top Story Yeasts are tiny fungi that play key roles in producing everything from beer and cheese to industrial chemicals and biofuels. And now scientists are proposing a new approach that could help these industries find new yeasts for use in their manufacturing processes. A recent study reviewed the available research to see how the […]

Excursion to find secluded life span in an unknown puzzle Cold dominion

Excursion to find secluded life span in an unknown puzzle Cold dominion

An unknown worldMario Tama / Getty By Jessica Hamzelou AN EXPEDITION to an unexplored, newly revealed Antarctic ecosystem began this week. An international team set off to study a mysterious area of the ocean that has been concealed for thousands of years. The ecosystem was hidden under the Larsen C ice shelf for 120,000 years. […]

Cops Track Down, Arrest Financial institution Burglar, That they would Find Out He’s a Fellow Officer

Cops Track Down, Arrest Financial institution Burglar, That they would Find Out He’s a Fellow Officer

Davidson County, NC — A police officer has been arrested and charged with armed robbery following a bank heist in which the deputy was the only suspect. Davidson County Sheriff’s Office (DCSO) Deputy Jeff Athey was arrested on highway 52 just four minutes after he allegedly committed the crime. According to WSOC TV9, “Athey worked for […]