This Stock Market Lifeline Could Come from a Surprising Place: Australia

By CCN: The U.S. stock market struggled for much of the past month, sending the S&P 500, Dow Jones, and Nasdaq lower amid a rapidly-intensifying U.S.-China trade conflict. However, a growing number of equity strategists expect the Federal Reserve to slash its benchmark interest rate, and the impetus for that policy shift could come from …

Forecast Darkens as BA Plunges Toward 5-Month Low

By CCN: If you thought things couldn’t get any worse for Boeing stock (BA), you were very, very wrong. After weeks of constant scrutiny, the aerospace giant’s 737 MAX aircraft has suffered another brutal setback, and it sent the Dow’s largest component careening toward a five-month low. Boeing Stock Bears Brunt of 737’s Safety Failures …

Bitcoin ‘Crypto-Casino’ is a Terrorist Playground: Ex-SEC Crime Czar

By CCN: Bitcoin is a worthless sham that’s only useful for facilitating crime, and the public must be warned about the full spectrum of the crypto-sphere’s sleaziness. That’s the opinion of attorney John Reed Stark, a cybersecurity expert who worked for 20 years at the SEC’s enforcement division. In a damning Law 360 column, Stark …

Bitcoin Millionaire Admits Steamy Sex Affair, Denies Model’s Grisly Murder

 By CCN: Bitcoin tycoon and Everus World founder Alex Johnson and his wife engaged in a threesome that ended with the mysterious death of a Dutch model in December 2017. Ever since, the couple has been living as outcasts, moving from one city to another while hiding from the anger and threats of vigilantes. Now, …

How Trump Created a $5 Trillion Stock Market Crisis

 By CCN: The Dow recoiled on Friday after President Trump dragged the United States into a trade conflict with Mexico, wreaking havoc on an already-fragile stock market. As Wall Street buckles up for yet another tariff-induced shellacking, equities analysts warn that Trump’s trade war tab is coming due, and the cost already adds up to …

Google Faces Likely Antitrust Probe by the US Dept of Justice: Report

By CCN: Google parent company Alphabet is on the hot seat with the U.S. Department of Justice. The Wall Street Journal reported Friday that the DOJ is preparing an antitrust investigation into the internet search giant. It’s not the first time Google has been investigated for violating U.S. federal antitrust statutes. It is, however, the first …