Dow rises as China admits propping up currency

by Jerome R. Corsi -- NEW YORK – U.S. stocks rallied again Thursday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average closing at 16,654.77, up 369.26 points, as the Chinese government admitted intervening in foreign more…

Stocks close more than 2% higher

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks closed more than 2 percent higher in a second straight day of recovery from a recent plunge, with sentiment helped by a rebound in oil more…

China dumped $100 billion in Treasurys

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ZeroHedge) On August 11, China devalued its currency, and in the subsequent 3 days the onshore Yuan, the CNY, tumbled by some 4% against the dollar. Then, as more…

Male-escort site's CEO donated to Obama

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FreeBeacon) The CEO of Rentboy.com, who was arrested by federal authorities Tuesday for allegedly promoting prostitution, donated to Barack Obama’s first campaign for president. Jeffrey Hurant and six more…

Feds spend $278,442 to study 'weight stigma'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FreeBeacon) The National Science Foundation (NSF) is spending nearly $300,000 to study weight stigma, a project where obese people will text researchers to report when they have been more…

WalMart to quit selling AR-15s

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Breitbart) Just months after winning against a Trinity Church lawsuit designed to force Walmart to quit selling AR-15s and "high capacity" magazines, Walmart corporate says it will quit more…

Dow regains 600 points in roller-coaster week

by Jerome R. Corsi -- NEW YORK – The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed Wednesday at 16,268 after gaining 601 points, as a week of roller coaster trading continued on Wall Street. In more…

Stocks surge: Dow jumps more than 600

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks shot higher on Wednesday, rebounding from six consecutive days of declines that pushed the major averages into correction territory. In addition to the recovery, more…