Biden Survives Dem Debate, Indictments for FBI’s McCabe, Economic Update

By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com (WNW 400 9.13.19) If the Democrat candidates for president wanted frontrunner Joe Biden knocked out of the race, they did not get their wish. The headline is Biden may not have been stellar, but he held his own against the field. In my estimation, there was really no real standout during … Read moreBiden Survives Dem Debate, Indictments for FBI’s McCabe, Economic Update

Former Alabama Resident Pleads Guilty to Concealing Terrorism Financing

A criminal information was filed on Sept. 11, 2019, against Alaa Mohd Abusaad, charging her with concealment of terrorism financing, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Sections 2339C and 2.  Abusaad pleaded guilty to the charge today.  Assistant Attorney General for National Security John C. Demers, United States Attorney Jay E. Town of … Read moreFormer Alabama Resident Pleads Guilty to Concealing Terrorism Financing

United States Settles with United Parcel Service for Overcharging Federal Agencies under General Services Administration Contract

The Department of Justice announced today that United Parcel Service Inc. (UPS) has agreed to pay the United States $8.4 million to resolve allegations that it overcharged federal agencies for package delivery services under a General Services Administration (GSA) contract. Please follow and like us:

India’s eco growth is ‘much weaker’ than expected: IMF

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Thursday said that India’s economic growth is “much weaker” than expected due to corporate and environmental regulatory uncertainty and “lingering weakness” in some non-Bank financial companies. The IMF has cut its projection for India’s economic growth by 0.3 percentage points to 7% for the fiscal year 2019-20. Please follow … Read moreIndia’s eco growth is ‘much weaker’ than expected: IMF

Watch–Castro Asks Biden: Forgetting What You Said 2 Minutes Ago?’

During the third 2020 Democrat presidential primary, former HUD Secretary Julian Castro hit former Vice President Joe Biden for forgetting what he said his healthcare plan would do for Americans who lose their jobs and, thus, their health insurance. Moments before the exchange, Biden said his healthcare plan would allow Americans who lose their employee … Read moreWatch–Castro Asks Biden: Forgetting What You Said 2 Minutes Ago?’

FDA finds salmonella in MDH Sambhar Masala

NRI Pulse Staff Report Atlanta, GA, September 12, 2019: House of Spices (India) is recalling different lots of MDH Sambhar Masala after the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) tested it positive for salmonella. The recalled MDH Sambhar Masala was distributed in northern California retail stores, said an FDA release. This product is produced by … Read moreFDA finds salmonella in MDH Sambhar Masala

Castro lands low blows on Biden, says he’s not ‘fulfilling’ Obama legacy and mocks his memory

Two former Obama administration officials duked it out over who was properly “fulfilling the legacy” of the 44th president, as former Vice President Joe Biden and former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro clashed on health care during Thursday’s Democratic debate. Castro claimed that his vision of a “Medicare-for-all” type of plan was more … Read moreCastro lands low blows on Biden, says he’s not ‘fulfilling’ Obama legacy and mocks his memory

Can AMP save financial advice?

From the excellent James Mitchell at InvestorDaily. The embattled wealth manager has outlined an ambitious strategy to deliver financial advice to more Australians at a time when its competitors are abandoning the sector completely. When AMP announced its new advice strategy last month, including a significant reduction in practice values, the news was met with … Read moreCan AMP save financial advice?

The Greatest Threat to US Wildlife in General & Endangered Species in Particular is Immigration Driven Unfettered Population Growth

The US Population in 1970 was 205 million The US Population today is approximately 330 million and quickly growing https://www.census.gov/popclock Births to American women have long been below replacement, meaning that this out of control growth is immigration driven. From NumbersUSA: https://www.numbersusa.com “The Greatest Threat to Wildlife in General and Endangered Species in Particular Is Not … Read moreThe Greatest Threat to US Wildlife in General & Endangered Species in Particular is Immigration Driven Unfettered Population Growth

‘Auto companies are cry babies, no need for GST cuts’

N Srinivasan, MD of India Cements, on Thursday, said there was no necessity for any GST cuts on automobiles as the current crisis was a result of bad planning by automakers. “Auto makers should have introduced cheaper products and kept the market buzzing with interest rather than be cry babies and run and seek tax … Read more‘Auto companies are cry babies, no need for GST cuts’

Google and the Trans-Atlantic Antitrust abyss

Thursday, September 12, 2019 1. In June 2017, DG COMP, the competition arm of the European Commission and Europe’s principal antitrust enforcer, finally concluded its investigation into Google’s search business, identifying a clear and aggravated infringement of Article 102, which prohibits the abuse of a dominant position.1 After an eight year investigation and three attempts at … Read moreGoogle and the Trans-Atlantic Antitrust abyss

Protestors Speak Out at NRC Public Meeting (Re Transfer of Pilgrim Nuclear License to Holtec)

From Wicked Local Plymouth: “Protestors plan to speak out at NRC public meeting By David Kindy Posted Sep 8, 2019 at 10:00 AM The Nuclear Regulatory Commission can expect a warm greeting at its public meeting in Plymouth Wednesday, Sept. 11 – perhaps a bit too warm. PLYMOUTH – The Nuclear Regulatory Commission can expect a warm greeting at its … Read moreProtestors Speak Out at NRC Public Meeting (Re Transfer of Pilgrim Nuclear License to Holtec)

Japan’s New Environmental Minister Calls for Closing Down All Nuclear Reactors to Prevent Another Disaster Like Fukushima: “We will be doomed if we allow another nuclear accident to occur.”

From Common Dreams: “Japan’s New Environmental Minister Calls for Closing Down All Nuclear Reactors to Prevent Another Disaster Like Fukushima “We will be doomed if we allow another nuclear accident to occur.” by Jessica Corbett, staff writer Published on Thursday, September 12, 2019 Japan’s new environmental minister, Shinjiro Koizumi, called Wednesday for permanently shutting down … Read moreJapan’s New Environmental Minister Calls for Closing Down All Nuclear Reactors to Prevent Another Disaster Like Fukushima: “We will be doomed if we allow another nuclear accident to occur.”

EEOC Sues Sactacular Holdings, LLC d/b/a Adam & Eve for Sex Discrimination

Sactacular Holdings, LLC d/b/a Adam & Eve, a North Carolina limited liability company headquartered in Raleigh, N.C., violated federal law when it refused to hire Christopher Kilby and other similarly situated male applicants based on their sex, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) charged in a lawsuit filed yesterday. Please follow and like us:

After Bolton, Trump Goals Remain Unrealized, by Pat Buchanan

The sudden and bitter departure of John Bolton from the White House was baked in the cake from the day he arrived there. For Bolton’s worldview, formed and fixed in a Cold War that ended in 1991, was irreconcilable with the policies Donald Trump promised in his 2016 campaign. Indeed, Trump was elected because he… … Read moreAfter Bolton, Trump Goals Remain Unrealized, by Pat Buchanan

Once Again, in Afghanistan, the U.S. Proves It Can’t be Trusted, by Ted Rall

The first draft of this column came not to bury but to praise Donald Trump. I planned to applaud the president’s peace initiative with the Taliban, his strategy of ignoring the corrupt and discredited puppet regime Bush installed in Kabul and his desire to withdraw American troops from Afghanistan. This was a move I have… … Read moreOnce Again, in Afghanistan, the U.S. Proves It Can’t be Trusted, by Ted Rall

Brexit Reveals Jeremy Corbyn to be the True Moderate, by Jonathan Cook

If there is an upside to Brexit, it is this: it has made it increasingly hard to present Jeremy Corbyn, contrary to everything the corporate media has been telling us for the past four years, as anything but a political moderate. In truth, he is one of the few moderates left in British – or… … Read moreBrexit Reveals Jeremy Corbyn to be the True Moderate, by Jonathan Cook

The 9/11 Deception Remains In Control of America’s Destiny, by Paul Craig Roberts

The 18th anniversary of 9/11 is over, but 9/11 isn’t. September 11, 2001, is the defining event of America’s 21st century. The neoconservatives used their false flag event to destroy the Bill of Rights and turn the American people over to a police state, and they used the New Pearl Harbor that they orchestrated to… … Read moreThe 9/11 Deception Remains In Control of America’s Destiny, by Paul Craig Roberts

Raids unearth Rs 470 crore fraudulent GST claims

In a massive nationwide search operation carried out on exporters and their suppliers covering 336 locations on Wednesday, nearly 1,200 officers from the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence and Directorate General of GST Intelligence unearthed fraudulent claims of over Rs 470 crore of Integrated Goods and Services Tax (IGST) and seized fake invoices of Rs 3,500 … Read moreRaids unearth Rs 470 crore fraudulent GST claims

‘India should beware of being colonised again – this time in the form of the food and beverage industry’

Karen Hofman is director, Priority Cost Effective Lessons for Systems Strengthening (PRICELESS), University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg. She talks to Taru Bahl about lessons from South Africa’s struggle against obesity and noncommunicable diseases (NCDs), to protect… Please follow and like us:

Lyft Announces New Changes to Driver Earnings Statement

Lately, Lyft has been implementing a lot of new changes to driver earnings, destination mode, and more. Senior RSG contributor Sergio Avedian covers how the latest changes to the driver earnings statement will affect drivers below. The relationship between Uber, Lyft and their drivers has been a tumultuous one to say the least in recent … Read moreLyft Announces New Changes to Driver Earnings Statement