Holiday saves U.S. markets

by Jerome R. Corsi -- In what is widely being called "Black Monday," a worldwide sell-off today has sent stocks into a nose dive, with global markets from Hong Kong to Europe experiencing more…

7-year plan aligns U.S.
with Europe's economy

by Jerome R. Corsi -- German Chancellor Angela Merkel, President Bush and European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso at a White House summit meeting last April where they launched the Transatlantic Economic Council more…

'Hillary: The Movie' debuts in D.C.

by Jerome R. Corsi -- "Hillary: The Movie", produced by David Bossie of the activist group Citizens United, premiered last night in Georgetown before an invited audience of some 250, including media notables, more…

Hospitals tagging babies with electronic chips

by Jerome R. Corsi -- Over half the birthing facilities in Ohio are being equipped with an RFID infant protection system placed on infants at birth to prevent them from being abducted from more…

Newest junk bonds: U.S. Treasuries?

by Jerome R. Corsi -- U.S. Treasuries should be downgraded to junk bond status, not given a "triple-A" government rating, economist John Williams says, supporting a warning issued by Moody's last week that more…

Saudis, Chinese invest in Citibank

by Jerome R. Corsi -- The Dow Jones Industrial Average has finished the week down 246.79, at 12,606.30, reflecting Wall Street's concern that consumer purchases are being dampened by a weakening economy. Then, more…

Real budget deficit: $4 trillion

by Jerome R. Corsi -- The real 2007 federal budget deficit was $4 trillion, not a previously reported $163 billion, an economist contends, based on data from the Treasury Department's annual financial report. more…

Mexican trucks defy Congress, still roll

by Jerome R. Corsi -- A constitutional crisis is developing between Congress and the Department of Transportation over the federal government's decision to continue its project allowing Mexican trucks on U.S. roads, in more…

Futures markets see McCain, Obama wins

by Jerome R. Corsi -- Sen. John McCain (Courtesy Providence Journal) Bets in the political futures markets strongly suggest the momentum Sens. Barack Obama and John McCain gained in the Iowa caucuses will more…