Dow, S&P End at New 5-Year Highs, Nasdaq Closes at 12-Year High; GOOG Tops $800
Stocks finished modestly higher across the board Tuesday, with the Dow and S&P 500 logging fresh five-year highs, lifted by optimism for more M&A deals and after positive economic data from Europe.
Homebuilder Confidence Falls
This is the first decline in eleven months, as the National Association of Home Builders’ monthly confidence index now stands four points shy [...]
If Russia and China were to form a alliance and show up on our doorstep it could look a little something like this.
Thanks for the 10000 views hope to get a Cold War video up soon will be better quality and will throw in a different track seeing is how everyone is had enough of this one. I never intended this video to be popular I threw it together in [...]
The Israeli news outlet DebkaFile reports that Iran’s supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, warned the country’s top military chiefs during a recent war council meeting to expect “war within weeks.” According to DebkaFile:
While retaliation had been exhaustively drilled in regular military exercises in the past year, Khamenei ordered the biggest fortification project in Iran’s history to save its nuclear program from even the mightiest of America’s super-weapons. Rocks are [...]
Israel sees window of opportunity for Iran strike closing
Paul Joseph Watson
Thursday, August 2, 2012
Speculation that Israel and the United States may decide to launch an attack on Iran’s nuclear facilities have heightened after former Mossad chief Efraim Halevy told the New York Times, “If I were an Iranian, I would be very fearful of the next 12 weeks.”
The NY Times report speculates that the window of opportunity to [...]
WSJ: NPD Says Retail Videogame Sales Fell 25% In March
SAN FRANCISCO (Dow Jones)–U.S. retail sales of new videogame titles,
hardware and accessories fell 25% in February from a year earlier,
continuing the downward sales trend that has persisted since the holiday
Videogame-industry sales at U.S. brick-and-mortar retail shops fell to
$1.1 billion in March from nearly $1.5 billion, according to the latest
tallies from NPD Group, a market research firm. The top-selling game
for the [...]
WASHINGTON — A classified war simulation held this month to assess the repercussions of an Israeli attack on Iran forecasts that the strike would lead to a wider regional war, which could draw in the United States and leave hundreds of Americans dead, according to American officials.
The officials said the so-called war game was not designed as a rehearsal for American military action — and they emphasized that the exercise’s results were [...]