Day: April 5, 2018

Tess Torelli April 5, 2018

Janet Yellen cashed in with a visit to Wall Street two months after stepping down as Federal Reserve chair, discussing the U.S. economy and interest rates at events on Monday that included a dinner for 40 at a CEO’s Manhattan penthouse. In a short telephone interview, Yellen, who ran the U.S. central bank the last […]

Tess Torelli April 5, 2018

President Donald Trump tweeted another attack on Amazon — his fifth in a week — this time focusing his criticism on The Washington Post, which is owned by the online retailer’s CEO, Jeff Bezos. “The Fake News Washington Post, Amazon’s ‘chief lobbyist,’ has another (of many) phony headlines,” the president tweeted, criticizing the newspaper’s coverage […]

Vinnyd April 5, 2018

On the eve of revolution, Algerians field a soccer team of their own. WATCH NEXT: Soccer’s Most Violent Rivalry – Subscribe to VICE Sports here: Check out VICE Sports for more: Follow VICE Sports here: Facebook: Twitter: Instagram: More videos from the VICE network:

Tess Torelli April 5, 2018

Fire engulfed several floors of a hospital in western Istanbul on Thursday, live television footage showed. Broadcaster NTV said buildings in the vicinity of the Gaziosmanpasa Taksim Educational and Research Hospital were being evacuated, and firefighters were battling the fire. There were no immediate reports of casualties. Tweet 1 The local English speaking media outlet, […]

Tess Torelli April 5, 2018

Regulated financial institutions in India can no longer legally deal with cryptocurrencies, the Reserve Bank of India announced Thursday. “In view of the associated risks, it has been decided that, with immediate effect, entities regulated by RBI shall not deal with or provide services to any individual or business entities dealing with or settling [virtual […]

Tess Torelli April 5, 2018

Still, the Trump administration appears aware of stock market damage. On Wednesday morning, major U.S. stock indexes dove amid escalating trade actions between the U.S. and China. Trump’s chief economic advisor, Larry Kudlow, then said the president may not impose the tariffs on Beijing, which partly helped stocks recover throughout the day. The market rose […]

Vinnyd April 5, 2018

Extreme Winter Sports in Europe – List of Winter Sports Snow Kiting  It’s the ideal fusion of massive kite and snow ‘n ice: logical choice for those who dig downhill skiing, snowboarding and skateboarding. Think of snow kiting as more or less like windsurfing, but with a snowboard strapped to your feet. It’s one of […]