Buffett and Gates slam bitcoin for being a non-productive investment

The three moguls convened over the weekend because they are members of the Berkshire Hathaway board of directors, which held its annual shareholder meeting on May 5. According to CNN , Buffett has compared bitcoin to gold in the past. "I thi... More..

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Federal spending proposal would cuts billions
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Federal spending proposal would cuts billions

Trump signed into law. The Washington Post reported that almost half of the cuts would come from the Children's Health Insurance Program, drawing a rebuke from U.S. Last month, Mulvaney told lawmakers t...More..

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un visits China, meets with Xi Jinping
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un visits China, meets with Xi Jinping

In their phone call, Xi told Trump he "hopes the U.S. and North Korea can work together, build mutual trust" and "consider North Korea's reasonable security concerns", according to CCTV. "It'd be a great gest...More..

France, Britain, Germany 'regret' Trump's decision to leave Iran nuclear agreement
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

France, Britain, Germany 'regret' Trump's decision to leave Iran nuclear agreement

Trump immediately imposed sanctions on Iran as he revealed the U.S. would be stepping back from the Obama-era accord signed in 2015. Netanyahu defied then president Barack Obama in 2015 when he appeared bef...More..

USA pulls out of Iran deal: What happens next?
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

USA pulls out of Iran deal: What happens next?

The US Navy's Fifth Fleet is based in Bahrain, strategically located between Saudi Arabia and Iran. He added that the United States "will be instituting the highest level of economic sanction". Treating one'...More..

Netanyahu: 'Israel fully supports' Trump on Iran deal
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Netanyahu: 'Israel fully supports' Trump on Iran deal

Reuters news agency cited a commander loyal to Syrian president Bashar al-Assad as saying the Israeli strike caused no casualties. There are increasing concerns Iran is on the cusp of an attack against Isra...More..

North America dangles $11billion to FIFA
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

North America dangles $11billion to FIFA

The North American bid has faced questions about the impact of attempts by U.S. President Donald Trump to implement a ban on travel to the U.S.by residents of six majority-Muslim countries. The revenue figures ...More..

Vice president's IN brother seeks his former House seat
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Vice president's IN brother seeks his former House seat

An antique store owner and former marine, Greg Pence will now run to represent the seat his brother once occupied in Congress. Messer was elected to the 6th District seat in 2013. Should he prevail as expected ...More..

Braun defeats 2 GOP congressmen in Indiana Senate primary
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Braun defeats 2 GOP congressmen in Indiana Senate primary

Hendricks County Republicans helped boost Mike Braun to a primary victory on Tuesday over Luke Messer and Todd Rokita, pitting him against incumbent Sen. Kondik said that Braun, as an unknown quantity, carrie...More..

Mansfield ISD teacher files federal discrimination lawsuit against district
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Mansfield ISD teacher files federal discrimination lawsuit against district

Bailey was placed on administrative leave in August, and district officials said that the suspension was due to Bailey's insistence "that it is her right and that it is age appropriate for her to have ongoing...More..

Africa investment forum to help pool funds for development projects
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Africa investment forum to help pool funds for development projects

Also speaking at the launch, Gauteng Premier David Makhura said that the province was pleased to have won the bid to host the forum. We in Africa are exhausted of talks about investment after which nothing ha...More..

Hungarian president asks Viktor Orban to form new government
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Hungarian president asks Viktor Orban to form new government

Fresh from his right-wing Fidesz party's landslide election win April 8, Orban was officially proposed as prime minister by President Janos Ader in the first session of the new 199-seat assembly. Their demands ...More..

IL counties declare themselves 'sanctuary' counties for gun owners
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

IL counties declare themselves 'sanctuary' counties for gun owners

The resolutions declaring the counties as sanctuary counties for gun owners is a reference to so-called sanctuary cities such as Chicago that don't cooperate with aspects of federal immigration enforcement....More..

Terry Rozier shoves Joel Embiid during scuffle
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Terry Rozier shoves Joel Embiid during scuffle

Simmons said after the game that he texted Embiid (15 points, 13 rebounds) earlier Monday about winning Game 4 to extend the series. Speaking after the game, the Celtics power forward said he now has added ...More..

Duterte accepts Tourism chief's 'voluntary' resignation
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Duterte accepts Tourism chief's 'voluntary' resignation

Roque disclosed that Teo submitted her resignation letter to Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea on Monday morning hours before President Rodrigo "Rody" Duterte was to preside over a regular Cabinet meeting ...More..

High Court rules Katy Gallagher ineligible to sit in parliament
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

High Court rules Katy Gallagher ineligible to sit in parliament

Ms Sharkie, of the Centre Alliance, is taking urgent legal advice, but believes her circumstances are materially different to Senator Gallagher's case. Lamb, Keay and Wilson are Labor Party MPs, while Sharkie i...More..

Driver killed after hitting semitractor-trailer on I-95
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Driver killed after hitting semitractor-trailer on I-95

The 63-year-old man's name was not released, pending notification of family. The bicyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. The Florida Highway Patrol is asking for your help to find a driver who left af...More..

Maharashtra Congress leader Rajendra Gavit joins BJP
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Maharashtra Congress leader Rajendra Gavit joins BJP

Amid an emerging possibility of a four-cornered contest for the predominantly tribal Lok Sabha seat, the Opposition Congress announced its decision to put up its former five-time MP Damodar Barku Shingda and th...More..

West Virginia GOP Senate primary showdown
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

West Virginia GOP Senate primary showdown

Blankenship, who has called himself " Trumpier than Trump ", spent a year in jail after the 2010 explosion at his Upper Big Branch Mine that killed 29 workers. Democratic Sens. Joe Donnelly of IN and Joe Manch...More..

Malaysians head to the polls amidst a closely contested electoral contest
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Malaysians head to the polls amidst a closely contested electoral contest

Both Najib and Mahathir are vying to win over Malays, which comprise about 60 percent of registered voters. "I want all Malaysians to wake up to a happy Malaysia ". But Anwar was stopped in his tracks by charg...More..