Jordy Driessen

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Bank of America, JPMorgan CEOs upbeat on the U.S. economy

Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) CEO Brian Moynihan and JPMorgan (NYSE:JPM) CEO Jamie Dimon may be banking rivals, but they’re on the same page when it comes to the U.S. economy these days.<p>During Friday’s earnings conference call, Moynihan noted that the U.S. economy has shown strength which is helping …

An Alzheimer's Drug Has Been Shown to Help Teeth Repair Cavities Naturally

No fillings, no drills.<p>Dental fillings may soon be left in the ash heap of history, thanks to a recent discovery about a drug called …

Opinion: Six similarities between now and 1987, when the Dow plummeted 23% in one day

It was 30 years ago this month. I had millions of dollars of my own money invested in the stock market. Other investors did too, and everyone was …

Australian Banks Drop ATM Charges in Reputation Fightback

Australia’s four largest banks are scrapping cash withdrawal charges for all domestic users as they try to salvage their reputations amid rising …

Commonwealth Bank

Number of people leaving homes in shadow of volcano soars amid fears it could erupt for first time in more than 50 years<p>Nearly 50,000 people have been evacuated from their homes amid fears of an imminent volcanic eruption on the Indonesian resort island of Bali.<p>Mount Agung, 47 miles (75km) from the …

Geology

Why Madrid is Europe’s Most Gorgeous City in Winter

From fairytale Christmas decorations to picturesque parks and hearty cold-weather dishes, Madrid has a lot to offer people who choose to visit during …

European Travel

Why This Former Tech CEO Thinks One of the Biggest Business Risks Is Fear

Former Hewlett Packard (HPQ) CEO Carly Fiorina knows a thing or two about leadership.<p>And based on her years of experience, there is one key problem …

Carly Fiorina

Raids in New Jersey town target ultra-Orthodox Jews accused of welfare fraud. 'What is going on here?'

It was a spectacle nobody in this sleepy New Jersey town would forget.<p>Early one Monday morning, police and FBI agents in bulletproof vests bounded up the steps of suburban townhouses and split levels, threatening to break down the doors, hauling out in handcuffs husbands and wives in the …

New Jersey

8 Myths About Sugar You Need to Stop Believing

Here's what the science says.<p>We've seen the alarming documentaries, sat through health class lectures, and watched the obesity numbers steadily grow …

Diabetes

Reactions to Trump's statement on violence in Virginia

President Donald Trump blamed "many sides" for violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, in the wake of a white nationalist demonstration, drawing swift …

Scientists in warning over extreme weather

Europe's death toll from weather disasters could rise 50-fold by the end of this century, with extreme heat alone killing more than 150,000 people a …

Climate Change

Chinese Scientists Teleport First Object from Earth to Space

In a major breakthrough, scientists in China announced yesterday that they have successfully teleported a photon, or light particle, from the ground …

There is a jobs crisis brewing that the Trump administration should not ignore

Everyone has heard the old anecdote about the frog in a pot of water. If the temperature is raised slowly, the frog won’t react, eventually allowing itself to get boiled. That’s where we’re heading as a country when it comes to technological advances and the threat they pose to millions of …

Artificial Intelligence

London terror attack: Last suspect released

<b>All those arrested in connection with the Westminster terror attack have now been released with no further action, the Met police have said.</b><p>The last suspect in custody, a 30-year-old man, arrested in Birmingham on suspicion of preparation of terrorist acts, was released on Saturday.<p>Eleven other …