Currency War Begins: Chinese Yuan Crashes Past 7 To New Record Low As Global Markets Tumble
China’s central bank has confirmed that it is, indeed, on, saying that it is able to keep the yuan exchange rate at a reasonable and balanced level – whatever that means – while acknowledging that the Yuan plunging beyond 7 per dollar is due to market supply and demand, trade protectionism and expectations on additional tariffs on Chinese goods.
A Year In, the Second-Largest Ebola Outbreak Continues to Rage
One year after the outbreak, certainly, we didn’t expect it to be still going on,” says Michelle Gayer, director of emergency health at the International Rescue Committee (IRC), a humanitarian organization that has been responding to the outbreak in more than 70 health facilities. “It’s killing more people than it should, despite vaccination and treatments. It’s still going on, and it is affecting more women than previous outbreaks.”
US – Russia Relations: Pentagon To Test New Missiles After US Pulls Out Of Nuclear Treaty
“Russia is solely responsible for the treaty’s demise,” Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Friday. The U.S. has accused Russia of violating the deal by deploying 9M729 missiles. “It’s been true now for two administrations, that Russia has been the one not in compliance with the treaty, not the United States,” Secretary of Defense Mark Esper said.
Is The Cyber War With Iran Every Man For Himself?
Christopher C. Krebs, Director of the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, said in an official statement that his organization was “aware of a recent rise in malicious cyber activity directed at United States industries and government agencies by Iranian regime actors and proxies.” Iranian actors and their proxies were after much more than money – they were using “destructive wiper attacks.” “What might start as an account compromise, where you think you might just lose data,” Krebs said, “can quickly become a situation where you’ve lost your whole network.”
Only One Country In The World Has A Higher Homicide Rate Than The City Of Baltimore
According to WorldAtlas, the murder capital of the globe is Honduras — where there are 90.4 homicides per 100,000 people. Baltimore, with 56 homicides per 100,000 people, edges out the number two spot ahead of Venezuela, where there are 53.7 homicides per 100,000 people. Venezuela’s capital city of Caracas is widely known as one of the world’s most dangerous cities with 122 homicides per 100,000 people.
Former Google Engineer Says Google Will Try to Prevent Trump’s Reelection
former Google engineer Kevin Cernekee told Fox News’s Tucker Carlson that his former employer will try to prevent President Donald Trump’s reelection. “Do you think that Google will attempt to influence the election outcome, attempt to prevent Trump from being reelected?” Carlson asked. “I do believe so,” Cernekee replied. “I think that’s a major threat. They have openly stated that they think 2016 was a mistake. They thought Trump should have lost in 2016. They really want Trump to lose in 2020. That’s their agenda.” The former engineer also said Google has “very biased people running every level of the company. They have quite a bit of control over the political process. That’s something we should really worry about.”
Russia to sell India air-to-air missiles
Russia will sell India air-to-air missiles to be used on Sukhoi Su-30MKI fighter jets, Russian and Indian news agencies reported on Tuesday. “Some time ago, fairly large contracts for airborne missiles were signed, involving the supply of about 1,000 missiles for various purposes,” RIA Novosti news agency quoted the Russian Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation …
Tensions Overshadow US-Turkey Talks on Syria Safe Zone
Turkey is gearing up for a new round of negotiations with the United States this week over a safe zone in Syria, and analysts tell The Media Line that Ankara’s fresh threats of a unilateral military incursion could add to what generally are deteriorating relations between the NATO allies. As Turkey sees it, the safe zone is intended to clear a border area inside Syria of the Kurdish YPG militia, which has been allied with the US in its fight against Islamic State. The Pentagon has stated that a unilateral military incursion into northeastern Syria, especially where US personnel might be, was unacceptable.
Trump To Address Nation Monday Over Mass Shootings, Says More Gun Control May Be Needed
But, the president ignored shouted questions about whether the El Paso shooter’s anti-immigrant manifesto shared similarities with his rhetoric and said the shootings are part of “a mental illness problem.”
AOC aide faces Fed investigation amid resignation: report
The controversial chief of staff for Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., who resigned on Friday is currently being investigated by federal officials, a new report says. The investigation is reportedly related to Brand New Congress and Justice Democrats, two PACs Chakrabarti started to back progressive candidates. The March complaint alleged that the groups funneled more than $885,000 to the similarly named Brand New Campaign LLC and the Brand New Congress LLC — companies controlled by Chakrabarti that, unlike PACs, are exempt from reporting all of their significant expenditures. The PACs claimed the payments were for “strategic consulting.”
Tower of Babel Falling Down? Belgium is Third Country to Halt UNRWA Funding
The already-beleaguered division of the UN suffered another blow in the wake of a scandal. Tasked with taking care of Palestinian refugees, UNRWA was defunded by the Trump administration last year after he described the organization as a tool for perpetuating conflict. On Friday, Belgium became the third nation to suspend funding to the United Nations Works and Relief Association (UNRWA) in the wake of a scandal that included allegations of serious ethical misconduct of senior administration.
Strong earthquake 6.3 mag, 54 km ENE of Namie, Japan
A earthquake with magnitude 6.3 (ml/mb) was reported 54 kilometers (34 miles) from Namie in Japan on Sunday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600050if. Id of event: us600050if. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/08/19 / 2019-08-04 10:23:03 / August 4, 2019 @ 10:23 am. The temblor was detected at 19:23:03 / 7:23 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 38.56 km, 141.5361° East, 37.7344° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Facebook-backed brain research decodes thoughts as words instantly for the first time
researchers at the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) have made a breakthrough they say represents a first for the field. It builds on an advance the team made earlier in the year, where it developed a brain implant that could turn signals into synthesized speech. One drawback, however, was that the scientists needed weeks or months to carry out the translations. Now, the team says the technology is capable of decoding spoken words and phrases in real time.
How artificial intelligence promises to revolutionize medical diagnosis
When it comes to medical ailments and their diagnosis, time is absolutely of the essence. The sooner we’re aware of a developing condition, the better chance we have of treating and ultimately overcoming it. Lately we’re seeing how artificial intelligence is poised to play a greater and greater role in detecting tell-tale signs of disease long before doctors can, with potentially life-saving ramifications.
First human-monkey chimera raises concern among scientists
Efforts to create human-animal chimeras have rebooted an ethical debate after reports emerged that scientists have produced monkey embryos containing human cells.
Suicidal Christianity turns British cathedrals into golf courses
…The Rochester affair comes a few days after the publication of a new report on the end of Christianity in the United Kingdom. The presence of Christians has halved in Great Britain in the last 35 years with only one person in three who today identifies itself as Christian, while atheists and Islam continue to grow. The figures, published by the British Social Actitudes Survey, reveal a drop of 50 percent in the number of Christians since 2008.
Nellie Ohr Criminal Referral Being ‘Finalized’ According To Jim Jordan
Congressional Republicans are “working to finalize” a criminal referral of Russiagate lynchpin Nellie Ohr, the wife of the Justice Department’s former #4 official Bruce Ohr.
These Horrific Mass Shootings Show Us That As America Grows Ever More Dark, Violent And Divided, It’s Becoming Apparent That We As A Nation Are Under God’s Judgment
Yesterday’s mass killings in Dayton, Ohio and El Paso, Texas not to mention the killings that took place at the Garlic Festival in Gilroy, California, were horrific on every possible level. But after people have had time to process not only these events but also the dozens of mass killings that have been happening over the past decade, I believe there is only one logical conclusion that can be arrived at. America has finally come under the judgment of God.
US officials call El Paso shooting terrorism, mull death penalty for suspect
The shooting that killed 20 people at a crowded El Paso shopping area will be handled as a domestic terrorism case, federal authorities said Sunday, as they weighed hate-crime charges against the gunman that could carry the death penalty.
Dayton Shooter Identified: 24-Year-Old Connor Betts from Bellbrook, Ohio — Wore Satanic Patches on His Clothing– PHOTOS
The shooter Connor Betts was pictured with satanic patches on his jacket in a previous photo — via Robby Starbuck.
The Left Cannot Win In 2020, So They Need to Start a Racial Civil War
I want to express my deepest condolences to the people who lost friends and loved ones in the El Paso Walmart false flag shooting.
Latest Breaking New On the Ground at the El Paso Shooting
Latest Breaking New On the Ground at the El Paso Shooting. I have been speaking with a confidential informant from DHS. There were actually multiple shooters at more than one location. Anything else the MSM is a lie. It is not know if this related to Antifa’s threats to commit violence in El Paso. Here is what we know as of late Saturday afternoon/early evening.
Google ‘Very Biased At Every Level’ And ‘Will Attempt To Influence 2020 Election’:
A former Google engineer told Fox News‘s Tucker Carlson on Friday that Google has “very biased people running every level of the company,” and is a “major threat” to President Trump in the 2020 US election.
Harvard Scientists, Funded By Bill Gates, To Begin Spraying Particles Into The Sky To Dim The Sun
No, we are not a satire site. We are not a conspiracy theory site. The information you are about to read is factually accurate and 100% real despite the ostensible ‘skeptics’ who claim otherwise. The controversial subject of geoengineering or weather modification – which was popularized, and oversimplified with the term “chemtrails” – is once again stepping from the shadows and into the light of public scrutiny. And it may soon be a reality as Harvard scientists plan first ever experiment to spray particles in the sky to dim the sun.