Tag archive for ‘USA’
News Brief On Thursday, November 12th, 2015

Rouhani says US-Iran ties could be restored but US must apologize

The nuclear deal between world powers and Iran could lead to better relations between Tehran and Washington and the eventual re-opening of embassies in both capitals, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani was quoted More...

Stephen Roach On Monday, September 28th, 2015

Former Chairman of Morgan Stanley Asia Stephen Roach: The Sino-American Codependency Trap

 Increasingly reliant on each other for sustainable economic growth, the United States and China have fallen into a classic codependency trap, bristling at changes in the rules of engagement. The symptoms More...

Lily Bethlehem On Friday, February 13th, 2015

Lapo Elkann Brings His Signature, Eccentric Style to New York

With all the flamboyance and bravura of Salvador Dali, Italy’s best-dressed gentleman, Lapo Elkann is opening up his own store on Mercer street in New York City, as reported by Vogue. Lapo, at More...

John Kerry On Wednesday, February 11th, 2015

John Kerry : Challenging Disorder

MUNICH – A few years after World War II, when the North Atlantic Treaty was ratified in the United States and our relationship with Europe was cemented, President Harry Truman said simply, “The more More...

Vered Weiss On Friday, February 6th, 2015

So Much For the Bill Gross Great Man Theory: More Funds Opt for Team Management after Pimco Fiasco

After Bill Gross, founder of the largest bond fund in the world, left Pimco, investors left with him, and the ones who were hanging on might have felt abandoned. Bill Gross’ departure from the More...

Lily Bethlehem On Friday, February 6th, 2015

Soap Star Adriana Ferreyr Suing Soros, Goes Beserk in Court, Case Dismissed

Adriana Ferreyr, former girlfriend of 84 year old billionaire George Soros, went beserk on his lawyer, and caused the Manhattan Supreme Court judge to dismiss the case, according to the Daily News. Apparently More...

Lilach Weissman On Friday, February 6th, 2015

ADL Defends Muslim Organization’s Hate Crime Allegations Against Jew

ADL says Jewish man’s death threats against Muslim agency should be prosecuted as a hate crime.   The San Diego branch of the Anti-Defamation League condemned death threats made by John David Weissinger, More...

Vered Weiss On Friday, February 6th, 2015

Apollo Global Management Makes $1.5 Billion Bid For Protection 1

Apollo Global Management made a $1.5 billion bid to buy home security company Protection 1. However, Protection 1 has other suitors, including Ares Management and ADT Corp, according to Reuters. The company More...

Vered Weiss On Thursday, February 5th, 2015

Philly Mayor Candidate Abraham Flip-Flops on Pot Legalization

A recent entrant in the mayoral race for Philadelphia, former City Councilman and marijuana legalization proponent Jim Kenney, is grabbing attention by saying former DA Lynne Abraham has “flip-flopped” More...

Vered Weiss On Thursday, February 5th, 2015

Franken, Schatz and Cruz Not Neutral on Proposed FCC Net Neutrality

Senators Al Franken from Minnesota and Brian Schatz from Hawaii were pleased when the FCC announced it would propose new rules regulating broadband carriers, as reported by MPR News. Senator Franken, who More...

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