Commentary:Putin's “simple but ruthless plotting” has made the latest Syria crisis all about Russia, writes columnist Peter Apps.
In recent weeks, the Russian military has menaced U.S. and allied
vessels from the air, and interfered with the GPS signals that guide
U.S. drones. Kremlin officials have openly threatened “shooting down
U.S. missiles and perhaps even targeting the aircraft and ships that
Wall Street is hoping that first-quarter earnings growth and corporate forecasts are strong enough to bring the FAANG group of stocks back into favor and take the spotlight off worries that caused the recent sell-off in the high-flying group.
$117 million verdict against Johnson & Johnson and a supplier in
favor of a man who said his asbestos-related cancer was caused by
long-term use of J&J’s Baby Powder
could open a new front for thousands of cases claiming the widely-used
product caused cancer, legal experts and plaintiffs lawyers said.
world's largest oil exporter Saudi Arabia now claims it's going to
build the world's largest solar power plant. @ReutersTV visited the
government lab just outside Riyadh that's leading the kingdoms efforts
in these ambitious plans. https://reut.rs/2JQhWJN