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. […]

Beloved Classic Novel “The Little Prince” Turns 75 Years Old

Beloved Classic Novel “The Little Prince” Turns 75 Years Old

Though reviewers were initially confused about who, exactly, French author Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s had written The Little Prince for, readers of all ages embraced the young boy from Asteroid B-612 when it hit stores 75 years ago this week. The highly imaginative novella about a young, intergalactic traveler, spent two weeks on TheNew York Times’ […]

Man tries to sell 4-year-old daughter for sex in 'Daddy's little girl' online ad, gets 60 years prison term

Man tries to sell 4-year-old daughter for sex in 'Daddy's little girl' online ad, gets 60 years prison term

Washington: A 30-year-old man, trying to prostitute his four-year-old daughter to several clients for sex, has been sentenced to 60 years in prison on Friday. In 2015, the Wisconsin-based Andrew James Turley,  28-year-old at the time, posted an advertisement on Craigslist titled “Play with Daddie’s Little Girl”. In the ad description, Turley mentioned his daughter […]

Intercepted Podcast: Say Hello to My Little Hands

Intercepted Podcast: Say Hello to My Little Hands

Subscribe to the Intercepted podcast on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Stitcher, and other platforms. New to podcasting? Click here. As Donald Trump tours the world, Saudi Arabia is in the midst of a political purge within the ranks of the royal family. This week on Intercepted: Trump doubles down on his support for the ruling […]

Pyrotechnics industry asks if clocks can go back just a little bit|Humor

Pyrotechnics industry asks if clocks can go back just a little bit|Humor

Musical firework display technicians have asked if the clocks could be put back a further 0.4 or 0.5 seconds this weekend, to save their asses from more poorly synchronised bonfire night displays. Intensive lobbying from the industry has come before thousands of events at cricket clubs, pubs and council parks on Friday and Saturday, where […]