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Fed rate cuts won’t be enough to stop a recession, Ned Davis warns

Fed rate cuts won’t be enough to stop a recession, Ned Davis warns

With uncertainty keeping a lid on U.S. stocks, Ed Clissold of Ned Davis Research says the rest of 2019 is likely to be a "choppy," but somewhat opportunistic, ride for investors.

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Goldman Sachs is reportedly combining 4 private-investing units with $140 billion in total assets

Goldman Sachs is reportedly combining 4 private-investing units with $140 billion in total assets

The newspaper wrote that Goldman's executive are hoping CEO David Solomon's changes to a firm that historically thrived in investment banking and trading will boost its stagnant stock price.

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‘Trump Heights’: Netanyahu dedicates new settlement in Golan Heights to US president

‘Trump Heights’: Netanyahu dedicates new settlement in Golan Heights to US president

U.S. ambassador to Israel David Friedman called the gesture a "birthday present" to Trump, who turned 73 on Friday.

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Target customers report issues checking out for second day after weekend outage

Target customers report issues checking out for second day after weekend outage

Target's registers were down on Saturday for several hours preventing customers from checking out.

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‘Everybody’s down in the dumps’: Illinois farmers give up on planting after floods — and throw a party

‘Everybody’s down in the dumps’: Illinois farmers give up on planting after floods — and throw a party

Heavy rains caused unprecedented delays in planting this year and contributed to record floods across the central United States.

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Apple CEO Tim Cook: Technology companies need to take responsibility for chaos they create

Apple CEO Tim Cook: Technology companies need to take responsibility for chaos they create

Although Cook did not mention companies by name, his commencement speech in Silicon Valley's backyard mentioned data breaches, privacy violations, and even made reference to Theranos, a...

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The Fed would be making a mistake by cutting rates this year, PNC strategist says

The Fed would be making a mistake by cutting rates this year, PNC strategist says

Investors are holding out hope that Fed Chair Jerome Powell lays the groundwork for a rate cut as soon as July. Even just one this year would be a mistake, says Amanda Agati, co-chief investment...

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Iran to further scale back compliance with nuclear deal

Iran to further scale back compliance with nuclear deal

Iran's Atomic Energy Organization will announce moves to increase stocks of enriched uranium and production of heavy water at Arak, Tasnim reported.

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I traveled to the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone—here’s what it was like

I traveled to the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone—here’s what it was like

Thirty-three years after reactor No. 4 melted down at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant near Pripya, Ukraine, the disaster is back in the news thanks to HBO's hit miniseries,...

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Hong Kong protest organizers say demonstrations swell to 2 million people

Hong Kong protest organizers say demonstrations swell to 2 million people

Protesters are demanding Hong Kong's top official resign a day after she suspended contentious legislation to allow extraditions to China.

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