At RNC convention, Republicans differ on how much to focus

MILWAUKEE — Dozens of speakers this week have taken to the sleek Republican National Convention stage to present a united front on opposing leftism at home and promoting conservative populism. But many have avoided talking about a longtime party priority: ending abortion. After Republicans approved a new party platform Monday that abandoned the party’s long-standing […]Read More

Corporate donors swarm GOP convention: ‘It’s like a cocktail party’

Much of corporate America has flocked to the Republican National Convention in Milwaukee this week, packing luxury suites high above the arena, cutting checks, sponsoring late-night parties and mingling with Republican politicians as well as former and current Trump advisers over happy hours and lunches. The revelry is a remarkable shift from several years ago, […]Read More

Secret Service seeks help for next Trump rally as GOP

MILWAUKEE — A top adviser to Donald Trump called for the Secret Service director’s resignation on Thursday, as the agency took steps to bolster security for the Republican nominee’s next rally on Saturday. Senior adviser Chris LaCivita demanded the resignation of Director Kimberly Cheatle in remarks hosted by Politico, after she was recorded fleeing angry […]Read More

Mostly absent on GOP convention stage: Abortion, gun rights and

MILWAUKEE — Eric Trump made somewhat dismissive comments this week about the Republican Party watering down its platform on abortion and same-sex marriage. “This country has real holes in the roof, and you’ve got to fix those holes, and you’ve got to stop worrying about the little spot on the wall in the basement,” former […]Read More

Top 10 Oil-producing Countries (Updated 2024)

In recent years, the global oil market has been impacted significantly by COVID-19 disruptions, price wars between oil-producing nations, Russia’s war in Ukraine and the conflicts in the Middle East. Just as oil demand was rebounding as COVID-19 lockdowns eased worldwide, pushing prices higher, Russia’s aggressive war against Ukraine set in, sending oil skyrocketing. However, […]Read More

TSMC Boosts Revenue Expectations as US Policy Concerns Weigh on

Industry-leading chipmaker Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) (NYSE:TSM,TPE:2330) released its Q2 results, reporting a 36.3 percent net income jump year-on-year. The company, whose clientele includes market behemoths Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) and NVIDIA (NASDAQ:NVDA), continues to benefit from surging demand for artificial intelligence (AI) chips. It reported consolidated revenue of 673.51 billion New Taiwan dollars (approximately US$20.82 […]Read More

Eric Sprott Announces Changes to His Holdings in Freegold Ventures

Eric Sprott announces that today, 2176423 Ontario Ltd., a corporation which is beneficially owned by him, purchased 770,000 common shares (Shares) of Freegold Ventures Limited., over the Toronto Stock Exchange (representing approximately 0.2% of the outstanding shares on non-diluted basis) at an average price of approximately $0.53 per share for aggregate consideration of approximately $408,100. […]Read More

Silver North Announces Closing of Final Tranche of Private Placement

(TheNewswire) Vancouver, BC, July 18, 2024 TheNewswire Silver North Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: SNAG, OTCQB: TARSF) ‘ Silver North ‘ or the ‘ Company ‘) is pleased to announce that it has closed the third and final tranche (the ‘ Final Tranche ‘) of its non-brokered private placement (the ‘ Offering ‘) for gross proceeds of […]Read More

Citadel’s Ken Griffin buys a stegosaurus for $45 million in

Billionaire investor Ken Griffin, founder and CEO of hedge fund Citadel, purchased a late-Jurassic stegosaurus skeleton for $44.6 million at Sotheby’s Wednesday, marking the most valuable fossil ever sold at auction. The 150 million-year-old stegosaurus named “Apex” measures 11 feet tall and nearly 27 feet long from nose to tail and it is a nearly complete […]Read More

Pelosi has told House Democrats that Biden may soon be

Former House speaker Nancy Pelosi has told some House Democrats she believes President Biden can be persuaded fairly soon to exit the presidential race amid serious doubts he can win in November, according to three Democratic officials familiar with her private discussions. Following Biden’s halting debate performance last month, and the panic it unleashed among […]Read More