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7 Surefire Strategies To Build Massive Wealth According to the Top 7 Finance Books

Here are the 7 books I’ll be referencing, in no particular order.<p>I’ve concluded that <b>building wealth and becoming rich isn’t that complicated</b>. It’s …

Self-improvement

The First FBI Crime Report Issued Under Trump Is Missing A Ton Of Info

Every year, the FBI releases a report that is considered the gold standard for tracking crime statistics in the United States: the Crime in the …

German election; More NAFTA and Brexit talks; Tax reform

<b>1. Germany's election:</b> Angela Merkel won a fourth term as German Chancellor. She went against Martin Schulz of the Social Democratic Party in Sunday's election.<p>Merkel, 63, has led the European Union's largest economy for more than 11 years.<p>Germans voted for seats in the Bundestag, the country's …

How the Sputtering Oil and Gas Industry Is Destroying Men

Men are falling behind in one Canadian oil town and, not surprisingly, they aren't handling it well.<p>Few industries conjure up an image of raw masculinity in their workforce in quite the same way that fossil fuel exploration and extraction does. Perhaps it's an unfair assumption to make in 2016, but …

The US Navy is giving up on fighter pilots and turning to drones

The US Navy is planning to stop using crewed fighter jets in the coming years, according to Navy secretary Ray Mabus, turning instead to uncrewed aerial vehicles and drones to perform missions at sea, on land, and in the air. Speaking at the Sea-Air-Space 2015 conference on Wednesday, Mabus said …

American military instructors arrive in Ukraine | DW | 17.04.2015

The US troops from 173rd Airborne Brigade arrived this week to Yavoiv in western Ukraine to train three battalions of Ukrainian soldiers, the US Army …

US military options on Iran intact: Gen.

<b>The United States’ military options against Iran will not be affected by Russia’s sale of the S-300 air defense missile system to the Islamic</b> …

Missouri National Guard Called Ferguson Protesters ‘Enemy Forces’

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Why most millennials don’t invest in the stock market

The kids are scared of the stock market.<p>Just 26% of people under 30 are investing in stocks, according to a survey published Thursday by …

Stock Markets

If We Don't Overturn Citizens United, Congress Will Become Paid Employees of the Billionaire Class

I recently introduced an amendment at the Senate Budget Committee. It was pretty simple. It asked my Senate colleagues to begin the process of overturning the disastrous Supreme Court ruling on Citizens United, and to bring transparency and disclosure to the political process. The link to that …