Clean Energy Is Approaching a Tipping Point

October 3, 2017

The cost of renewables is plunging faster than forecasters expected just a few years ago as as engineerings like giant gust turbines arrive on the market. That’s the conclusion of Bloomberg New Energy Finance, whose founder Michael Liebreich estimated that cleanse energy will reap 86 percentage of the $10.2 trillion likely to be invested in electricity generation by 2040. In a presentation to the research group’s conference in London on…


Department of Justice demands personal information of visitors to Trump resistance website

September 11, 2017

The warrant requests the information of those involved with the D.C. objections on Inauguration Day Image: NY Daily News via Getty Images The Department of Justice wants to know the IP addresses of more than a million visitors to a website that coordinates protests against Donald Trump — a request the website’s host has called “a clear abuse of government authority.” SEE ALSO: Donald Trump’s teleprompter is back from vacation…


Trump Criticized for Not Denouncing White Nationalists at Rally

August 14, 2017

Donald Trump faced a second day of criticism after failing to personally denounce white nationalists, neo-Nazis and others who held a rally in Virginia that ended with a deadly car-ramming attack on pedestrians. Following an uproar from lawmakers in both parties and many civil rights groups, the White House released a statement Sunday saying that the president condemns “all forms of violence, bigotry and hatred, and of course that includes…


Here are Trump’s remarks on the violence in Charlottesville

August 14, 2017

On a day when lily-white patriots marched through the street of Charlottesville, Virginia, and their planned rally intensified into violence that left one dead, President Donald Trump decided to go ahead with a press conference encompassing veterans’ healthcare. Before signing a invoice, Trump did address the situation in Virginia. Earlier in the day he had tweeted about the violence, telling “Charlottesville sad! “ SEE ALSO: A round of applause for…


Sobering scenes of racists marching in Charlottesville as state of emergency is declared

August 13, 2017

Unite the Right white-hot nationalist marchers in Charlottesville . Image: AP/ REX/ Shutterstock Nazis, white nationalists, and other dislike groups are parading in Charlottesville, Virginia ahead of a rallying to protest the removal of a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. Hours before the rallying was scheduled to start, racists streaming into Charlottesville have been parading through the city, where they’ve been met by counter-protesters. Shortly before 12 p.m….


Behold the swaggering masculinity of Vladimir Putin

August 8, 2017

My one regret is not having more time to exercise for this is just my body's naturally sculpted state.Image: Sovfoto/UIG via Getty Images Behold, it is Vladimir Putin, in all his glory. You may know Putin as the President of Russia. But he is not like other presidents. He’s a “macho” president. The “quintessential picture of masculinity” president. The man’s man “smell the dirt under his fingernails, feel the sun’s…


One woman training this summer could be the first to become a Navy SEAL

July 24, 2017

First woman ? Image: Middlebrook/ CSM/ REX/ Shutterstock The Navy SEALs are one group that’s still lagging when it comes to gender equality, but one girl has put herself in a position to change that. The unidentified enlistee is the first wife to step forward and apply to join the Navy’s nobility special operations personnel, CNN reported. She’s joined by another woman, also unidentified, who’s be expected to ground with…


Trump confirms he’s at least thinking about presidential pardons

July 23, 2017

Can I pardon everyone ? Image: AP/ REX/ Shutterstock President Donald Trump wakes up on Saturday mornings thinking about all the presidential pardons he could issue. His latest tweetstorm, about the unfairness of the inquiry into his associates’ ties to Russia, Anthony Scaramucci and Democratic obstruction, included an interesting tweet that’s get some attention. Only crime so far https :// m0gAfHcvpt Jake Tapper (@ jaketapper) July 22, 2017 How…


Puerto Ricos Exodus Is Speeding the Islands Economic Collapse

July 16, 2017

The choice is heartbreaking: keep to help other kinfolks, or leave to help your own. That’s the computation thousands in Puerto Rico are representing. The bankruptcy of the U.S. commonwealth, the fruition of years of refuse, has accelerated an exodus that’s adding to the island’s fiscal misery. A sign reads “For Sale” outside a dwelling with a Puerto Rican Flag displayed in San Juan. How Puerto Rico Managed to Mine…


Polish first lady gives Donald Trump a taste of his own medicine

July 12, 2017

U.S. President Donald J. Trump and the first lady Melania Trump arrive at Hamburg Airport for the Hamburg G2 0 fiscal summit . Image: Morris MacMatzen/ Getty Images Another day, another embarrassing Donald Trump handshake, this time with the first lady of Poland. SEE ALSO: Macron kills Trump in “the worlds largest” awkward handshake duel of all time Donald and first lady Melania were was welcomed by Polish President Andrzej…


Illinois Senate Overrides Rauner’s Veto of Spending, Tax Bills

July 7, 2017

The The tax bill that Rauner vetoed would create individual income taxes to 4.95 percentage from 3.75 percent, and corporate excises to 7 percentage from 5.25 percent. Rauner craves any spending plan to include some of the orders of the day that he says he was elected to legislate: a property-tax ice, legislative word the limitations and changes to the workers’ compensation insurance method to cut costs for businesses. Democrats,…


Bear Market for Oil Caused by ‘Fake News,’ Says Raymond James

July 6, 2017

Analysts at Raymond James cited one of U.S. President into a bear market — and bolster their case for why petroleum can rise to as much as $65 a barrel. Conventional profundity are of the view that pliable U.S. shale drilling, underwhelming progress towards OPEC’s goal in slimming global oil stock-takes, and Raymond James Raymond James focuses on U.S. stock-take data since early March to captivate the impact of OPEC’s…


Patient details of ‘any Australian citizen’ are being sold on the darknet for $30 a pop

July 5, 2017

Medicare card details, up for sale on the darknet . Image: Getty Images In a matter of clicks on the darknet, you can purchase the details Australians use for identification and to access health services in the country. As reported by The Guardian , a dealer on a large darknet marketplace is illegally selling case details in a inventory dubbed the “Medicare machine.” The seller claims to get the data…