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Poland Central Bank To Buy 100 Tons Of Gold In 2022

In a time when institutions are increasingly shifting away from fiat currency and looking toward cryptos, it is worth recalling that at least when it comes to central banks, there is no digital gold. There is just gold. To be sure, in a time of unprecedented economic and social turmoil, central bankers’ appetite for gold continues to grow, providing a...

‘Don’t risk your life,’ US warns Haitians as more nations deport fleeing migrants

‘Don’t risk your life,’ US warns Haitians as more nations deport fleeing migrants

Protesters chant slogans in front of the USCIS district office in Miami. (Jose A. Iglesias/el Nuevo Herald/TNS) As U.S. immigration authorities continue to fly Haitian migrants from an evacuated camp at the U.S.-Mexico border in Del Rio, Texas, back to their homeland on deportation flights, Haitian officials have been put on notice to expect more migrants — this time from...

‘It’s Bad News’: MAGA’s Gaetz Sex Crime Probe Takes New Turn

‘It’s Bad News’: MAGA’s Gaetz Sex Crime Probe Takes New Turn

In a twist in the federal sex crime investigation into Republican Congressman Matt Gaetz, his associate Joel Greenberg has asked to delay his sentencing on sex crimes charges. MSNBC’s Chief Legal Correspondent is joined by attorney Dave Aronberg to discuss why this is potentially very bad news for Gaetz. (This interview is from MSNBC’s “The Beat with Ari Melber, a...

New: Biden Vaccine Mandate Is Working

New: Biden Vaccine Mandate Is Working

Since President Biden made his controversial vaccine mandate, vaccinations across the country have spiked. But as disturbing videos show increasing pressure and attacks on local officials and educators following safety rules and mandates, the DOJ and FBI will now be patrolling against any intimidation efforts. In this special report, MSNBC’s Ari Melber explains how Biden’s mandate is working. (This interview...

Biden sends stern warning to wealthy Americans: ‘Time to pay your fair share’

Biden sends stern warning to wealthy Americans: ‘Time to pay your fair share’

Biden traveled to Michigan as negotiations with congressional Democrats inch along on passage of a bipartisan infrastructure bill and a larger package including investments in health care, education and climate-friendly industries. The president argued America had “taken our foot off the gas” on investing in infrastructure and education as he pitched his agenda to an audience of Democratic lawmakers in...

Wales lawmakers ignore Zoom glitch to force vote on Covid-19 pass mandate, steamroll united opposition

Wales lawmakers ignore Zoom glitch to force vote on Covid-19 pass mandate, steamroll united opposition

In a controversial 28-27 vote, the Welsh Senedd approved the proposal to require Covid-19 passes to enter nightclubs and large venues, ignoring a Tory lawmaker who said he was trying to vote remotely but could not. The Senedd in Cardiff is currently operating on a hybrid model, with half the lawmakers physically present and the others joining virtually. On Tuesday,...

We Have One Market Concerned About Valuations, And Another Where Price Discovery Is Broken

By Ven Ram, Bloomberg markets commentator and analyst The first lesson that aspiring medical doctors are taught is simple: first, do no harm. Central banks may want to embrace the same principle. U.S. stocks have been wobbly of late, with both the S&P 500 Index and the Nasdaq Composite tumbling more than one standard deviation a handful of times in...

GM’s Autonomous Cruise Division May Hit $50 Billion In Revenue “Over The Next Couple Years”

GM’s Cruise autonomy division, who is actually working on robotaxis (unlike another company who claimed to be doing so <cough> Tesla <cough>) is now telling its investors its ride-hailing business could eventually reach $50 billion in revenue over the next couple of years. The company also plans on charging riders as soon as next year, Cruise Chief Executive Officer Dan...

Taliban Raids ISIS Hideout After Kabul Mosque Bombing As US Mulls ‘Cooperation’

Authored by Dave DeCamp via AntiWar.com, Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said Monday that the Taliban raided a hideout for the Afghan ISIS affiliate, known as ISIS-K. He hailed a “decisive and successful attack,” he said.  Mujahid said the Taliban killed every ISIS fighter they found at the hideout in the northern Kabul neighborhood of Khair Khana, although he did not give...

Coast Guard investigating whether ship anchored at wrong location caused California oil spill

Coast Guard investigating whether ship anchored at wrong location caused California oil spill

A dead fish at the mouth of the Santa Ana River. (Allen J. Schaben/Los Angeles Times/TNS) The Coast Guard is investigating whether a large commercial ship set anchor in the wrong location, damaging an oil pipeline and causing a spill that threatens Laguna Beach, Newport Beach and other Orange County coastal cities, an official familiar with the investigation said Monday....