A pair of supercell thunderstorms brought large and damaging hail to parts of southeast Wyoming and northeast Colorado on Wednesday.
We just got another extremely disappointing GDP number. It was being projected that U.S. GDP would grow by 2.5 percent during the second quarter of 2016, but instead it only grew by just 1.2 percent. In addition, the Census Bureau announced that GDP growth for the first quarter of 2016 had been revised down from 1.1 percent to 0.8 percent. What this means is that the U.S. economy is just barely hanging on by its fingernails from falling into a recession. As Zero Hedge has pointed out, the “average annual growth rate during the current business cycle remains the weakest of any expansion since at least 1949”. This is not what a recovery looks like. In addition, Barack Obama remains solidly on track to be the only president in all of U.S. history to never have a single year when the economy grew by at least 3 percent. Every other president in American history, even the really bad ones, had at least one year when U.S. GDP grew by at least 3 percent. But this has not happened under
Russia and Turkey are on the verge of a powerful partnership, one that would pose a serious threat to Western interests in the Middle East and beyond.
BIOLOGICAL warfare troops have been rushed to the Russian Arctic amid growing concerns over a serious anthrax outbreak. A total of 40 people – more than half of them children – are now …
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Is the United States rushing towards becoming a cashless society? According to a recent Gallup poll, about 30% of Americans believe that it is ‘very likely’ that physical cash will disappear during their lifetime.
A massive security operation is under way in Brazil ahead of the Olympics beginning on Friday August 5. The country has deployed 88,000 military and police to keep the Games safe.
PHILADELPHIA — During her speech on Thursday accepting the Democratic nomination for president of the United States, Hillary Clinton again vowed to defend homosexuality and abortion if elected. “We will defend all our rights—civil rights, human rights and voting rights—women’s rights and workers’ rights—LGBT rights and the rights of people with disabilities!” she declared to…