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  • Surprise rise in Chinese exports boosts shares in Europe and Asia – business live

    Greek unemployment drops to 8-year lowGold, a safe-haven asset, hovers near $1,500 an ounce 11.47am BST Craig Erlam, senior market analyst UK and EMEA at trading platform Oanda, has sent us his thoughts. It’s been a wild ride in the markets so far this week and there’s little reason to expect anything different today, with Europe currently higher and US futures in the green. It’s safe to say investors are struggling to make up their mind at the moment. On the one hand, the trade war is a...

    the Guardian
  • ‘Stop, stop, stop’: Texas Catholic archbishop begs Trump to end his campaign of ‘hate and racism’

    San Antonio’s Archbishop Gustavo Garcia-Siller this week responded to a mass shooting in El Paso by urging President Donald Trump to end the racist rhetoric that has fueled his political career. Catholic news website Crux reports that Garcia-Siller took to social media to condemn Trump for spouting racist attacks on his opponents, such as when [
  • Donald Trump vs. California: President and GOP Sue to Stop Tax Return Requirement

    Chris White Politics, Will Trump win?  President Donald Trump sued California Gov. Gavin Newsom and the California secretary of state Tuesday after the state passed a new law requiring presidential candidates to release tax returns. The Republican National Committee also sued, calling the law a “naked political attack against the sitting president of the United States.” Trump and his campaign filed a second suit challenging the constitutionality of the new law, known as the “California...

    The National Interest
  • Preseason college football power rankings: Can anyone stop Alabama vs. Clemson?

    Clemson and Alabama at 1-2 is easy. But how does the rest of the Top 25 look with football season fast approaching?
  • Best TV streaming service: YouTube TV vs. SlingTV vs. Hulu vs. PlayStation Vue, and all the rest

    It’s great what a little competition will do. Ever since cord cutting became a genuine trend, TV networks and pay TV providers have scrambled to bring their channel bundles to the internet. But with more competition comes more confusion. Between Sling TV, PlayStation Vue, DirecTV Now, Hulu with Live TV, YouTube TV, FuboTV, and Philo, prospective cord-cutters who still want a bundle of traditional TV channels have a lot to consider before making the leap. And while these services tend to be...

  • Biden vs. Warren vs. Bernie

    It's a three-way deadlock. The post Biden vs. Warren vs. Bernie appeared first on RedState.

  • Ecological land grab: food vs fuel vs forests

    The overlapping crises of climate change, mass species extinction, and an unsustainable global food system are on a collision course towards what might best be called an ecological land grab.