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Source: Common Domain

In a bear market, the best offense is a good defense

Sunday 21:49 GMT

To keep your footing and stay centered, reverse that old adage about sports and war: In a bear market, the best offense is a good defense.

Find a financial adviser who can prepare you for a bear market. Wall Street analysts typically are slow to react to new information, which could lead to upgrades for Facebook stock, writes Mark Hulbert. The bullish case for Facebook is about to get even better. Momentum-based investing strategies are coming off a 10-year cycle of poor performance, writes Mark Hulbert.

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Source: The Guradian

El Chapo and the men who live by rules shaped by the blood of feuds

Monday 08:03 GMT

Since I started writing movies and television series on organised crime, the question I’m most often asked is: why do the stories of crimes committed by men such as El Chapo command such passion across generations and across continents?

Audiences are compelled by people who disregard the laws of the state but obey a deeper code – rules that are sanctioned on the road and shaped in the blood of feuds.

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Source: The Guradian

'It brought me a sense of community': the fight to save US skating culture

Monday 08:03 GMT

These deep generational ties are brought to light in the new documentary United Skates, which explores the attempts to conserve skating as an art form.

The son of Phelicia Wright, a self-proclaimed “rink rat”, Grays’ enthusiasm towards skating shines brightly through his big brown eyes. “Skating, to me, is life,” says Shannon Grays, as he shows off his custom roller skates.

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Source: Fox News

Deroy Murdock: Club for Growth outruns super PAC rivals

Sunday 21:49 GMT

“Additionally, when Club for Growth PAC endorses a candidate, Club PACs overwhelm the opposition with targeted spending. In other words, we go all in.”

“This gives Club for Growth PAC a tremendous advantage in framing the narrative of the race and defining the opposition before they can attempt to define our endorsed candidate. “Unlike other groups, Club PACs engage very early on in races so that our dollars are spent more effectively and efficiently when campaigns usually don’t have the funds to be on air themselves,” McIntosh notes.

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Source: Reuters

Amazon invites Ocasio-Cortez for tour, calls worker claims untrue

Sunday 01:28 GMT

Inc executive on Friday disputed claims raised by Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez that Amazon workers face “dehumanizing conditions” as being untrue and invited her to take a tour of company facilities. Ocasio-Cortez, a newly elected progressive Democrat who was an outspoken critic of the plans to locate Amazon’s second headquarters in a New York City neighborhood near her congressional district, asked on Twitter if Amazon’s culture of “strict performance” is “why Amazon workers have to urinate in bottles & work while on food stamps to meet ‘targets?’

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Source: Global News

Gag order imposed in trial of Roger Stone, ex-Trump adviser charged in Russia probe

Sunday 01:28 GMT

A federal judge on Friday placed some limits on what longtime Donald Trump confidant Roger Stone and his lawyers can say publicly about his criminal case brought by the special counsel in the Russia probe.

Roger Stone’s lawyers argue gag order would infringe his right to free speech. The order bars Stone from making comments about his pending case near the courthouse but it does not constrain him from making other public statements about his case.

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Source: The Guradian

Leftwing Democrats steal the 2020 spotlight but can centrists fight back?

Monday 06:58 GMT

Formally announcing her candidacy for the 2020 Democratic nomination in Lawrence, a faded mill city with a predominantly Hispanic population, the Massachusetts senator Elizabeth Warren declared Donald Trump’s administration “the most corrupt in living memory”.

“Saving the planet and guaranteeing universal healthcare will require more than a few new tax credits and regulations.”

Source: BBC

Fashion designer Lagerfeld dead at 85

Today 18:10 GMT
Source: Global News

Fox News anchor grills top Trump aide about national emergency declaration

Today 16:20 GMT
Source: Global News

Rod Rosenstein, who appointed Mueller to Russia probe, to quit as deputy AG in March: official

Today 16:20 GMT
Source: Reuters

Auto industry lines up against possible U.S. tariffs

Today 16:20 GMT
Source: Global News

Jagmeet Singh calls for public inquiry into SNC-Lavalin controversy

Today 12:40 GMT
Source: The Guradian

Trump seeks to rally US-based Venezuelans against Nicolás Maduro

Today 12:40 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Asian shares rise as investors look to trade talks in Washingon

Today 18:10 GMT
Source: The Guradian

Climate protesters take action to disrupt London fashion week

Monday 09:53 GMT
Source: BBC

Fashion designer Lagerfeld dead at 85

Today 18:10 GMT
Source: Global News

Jim Pattison, Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg honoured in Vancouver Walk of Fame event

Sunday 06:03 GMT
Source: The Guradian

Hammond's trip to China scuppered by Williamson's 'gunboat diplomacy'

Sunday 15:24 GMT
Source: The Guradian

From Soho to Paris, how migrant music brought two capitals to life

Sunday 15:24 GMT
Source: BBC

Six strange subjects that became musicals

Today 18:10 GMT
Source: Fox News

Doug Schoen: Remembering Pat Caddell -- a colleague, mentor and friend

Today 18:10 GMT

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