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Global Economic Trend Analysis

CSU Leader Horst Seehofer Resigns Leaving Merkel's Coalition in Doubt<p>Germany's interior minister and CSU party head Horst Seehofer will resign both …

El Paso

TrumpBeat: There Is No Pivot

<i>Welcome to TrumpBeat, FiveThirtyEight’s new weekly feature looking at how developments in Washington affect people in the real world. We’re still</i> …

Immigration

Donald Trump's empire is under siege as his glamorous image fades

Consumers' perception of the Trump brand has tanked since the tape of the Republican nominee speaking crudely about women surfaced last week, according to a survey by Brand Keys.<p>Last year, the Trump name — which is prominently displayed on high-end casinos, hotels, wineries, and more — could …

10 Friday AM Reads - The Big Picture

What a week! Finish strong with our morning<p>trainplane reads:<p>• The Bull Market You Haven’t Seen (Bloomberg)<br>• Misconceptions About Diversification …

This is why America uses the electoral college to elect presidents

After a 36-day recount of Florida voters' ballots, there was a verdict — but to many Americans it didn't seem like a legitimate one.<p>Though Democratic candidate Al Gore had earned about 540,000 more popular votes than Republican candidate George W. Bush, Bush had edged out Gore with 271 electoral …

Trumpism After Trump

There is now no possibility that the Republican Party will survive its rendezvous with Donald Trump unbroken.<p>If Trump is the party’s nominee, the …

Fact-checking U.S. politics

And Now Trucking Is Suddenly Slowing Down

This comes at the totally wrong time. Trucking had been booming. 2014 had been a banner year. Capacity was squeezed, and rates were rising, so …

On this week’s Animal Spirits with Michael & Ben we discuss: Community-adjusted EBITDA. Elon Musk trolling Warren Buffett & Charlie Munger. Berkshire …

Here & Now

05:023 hours ago<p>Maya McKenzie was an intern at the Montgomery County circuit clerk's office in Alabama when she discovered a trove of legal records — …

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Media Coverage on Climate Change Still Lagging (2/2)

<b>SHARMINI PERIES, EXEC. PRODUCER, TRNN:</b> Welcome back to The Real News Network. I’m Sharmini Peries, coming to you from Baltimore.<p>With us today to …

Tim Duy's Fed Watch

The jobs report gives the Fed cover to retain a gradual rate path. To be sure, the rapid pace of job growth will leave them nervous about an …

Grasping Reality with Both Hands: bradford

<b>Over at Equitable Growth</b> As all of you surely know by now, I am a big fan of Tim Duy of the University of Oregon and his Fed Watch.<p>Here is a …

Bloomberg.com

How to Find the Best-Performing Exotic Investments

“I am a musician, and the monkey is a businessman. He doesn’t tell me what to play, and I don’t tell him what to do with his money.”<p>David Bonderman, …

Bloomberg Surveillance Appearance - Pragmatic Capitalism

This was very cool and thanks to all the people who reached out with words of support before and after the appearance. I was definitely a little …

We’re all Active Investors - Pragmatic Capitalism

This is a good piece by Rick Ferri on the myth of passive investing. In essence, he notes that we’re all active investors. It’s just that some of us …

High-Protein Breakfast Helps Prevent Unhealthy Snacking Later, Study Says

Your mom was right, breakfast <i>is</i> the most important meal of the day -- and a new study reveals a very important element you should include in your a.m. meal.<p>According to a new study published in he American Journal of Clinical Nutrition people who enjoy breakfasts high in protein are less likely to …

Which Type of Returns Are You Referring To ? - The Big Picture

Source: WSJ<p><i>I wanted to take a moment out this morning to briefly discuss the differences between real, nominal, after tax, and total returns</i>:<p>Why is …