Category: General World News

In season 4 of ‘Transparent,’ the Pfeffermans try to find themselves, but are hindered by tiring narcissism

Jill Soloway’s acclaimed Emmy-nominated series “Transparent” has returned for its fourth season, which follows the Pfeffermans as they travel to Israel, and embark on journeys of self discovery. Kind of. The first episode of the season opens in the midst of a love and sex […]

Cure for herpes – forget sores and antiviral medicine THIS could stop infection spreading

A CURE for herpes could be on the horizon – but how do you know if you have the STI? Sores on your genitals is just one of the symptoms. NHS advice and information about the trial of the TheravaxHSV-2 drug. read more >>> Source:: […]

Time is running out for Trump to make a big decision that will shape his economic legacy

The clock is ticking for President Donald Trump to nominate someone to lead America’s central bank. The four-year term of Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, who was nominated by President Barack Obama, will end in February. Trump has said he has “a lot of respect” […]

The Look: A Mix of Tradition and Trend in Kabul

In Afghanistan, the photographer Loulou d’Aki made appointments to photograph stylish residents of the capital city. And when the air cooled down, she captured more natural moments in public spaces. read more >>> Source:: The New York Times

Yellen is misjudging the strength of the job market — and it could derail the recovery

Fed Chair Janet Yellen sounded very confident about the job market in her press conference this week, suggesting additional Fed action to rein in the economy. But inflation has remained low despite low unemployment, going against a classic economic theory. Wages have been stagnant and […]

Trending: New Yoga Trips, From Cambodia to Colorado

Sessions will feature hiking, horsemanship and meditation. read more >>> Source:: The New York Times

Moody’s revises Britain’s credit rating to negative from stable

Moody’s revises Britain’s credit rating to negative from stable read more >>> Source:: EuroNews.Com

Abortion should not be a crime, says doctors’ body

The pregnancy association votes to regulate terminations in line with other medical procedures. read more >>> Source:: BBC

ROBERT SHILLER: Stocks look just like they did right before the 13 most recent bear markets

Stocks look dangerously close to a bear market, but that doesn’t mean it’s time to sell everything, according to the Nobel-winning author Robert Shiller. In a post on Project Syndicate Thursday, Shiller said the cyclically adjusted price-to-earnings ratio he helped develop was useful in predicting […]

Steve Cohen just took a big step forward in his comeback with a massive new hedge fund

Steve Cohen, the billionaire hedge-fund manager briefly banned from the industry after an insider-trading investigation, this week sent investors documents pitching his new fund, Stamford Harbor Capital, a likely investor who has reviewed the deck told Business Insider. The pitch is the latest move cementing […]

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