Category: Finance

Why is Vladimir Putin holding a news conference just for kids?

Why is Vladimir Putin holding a news conference just for kids?

Russian President Vladimir Putin. (Alexey Nikolsky/AFP/Getty Images)

MOSCOW — The ad begins: “Hey, did you see?” one Russian tween IMs to another on Russia’s version of Facebook.

The news is that Putin’s going to be talking to kids on TV.…

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Trump Is Less Convinced About Russian Hacking Than His Intelligence Chiefs Are

Trump Is Less Convinced About Russian Hacking Than His Intelligence Chiefs Are

President Trump listens during a joint press conference with Poland’s President Andrzej Duda, in Warsaw, Poland, on Thursday.

To hear President Trump tell it, there’s still a lot of uncertainty as to whether or not Russia interfered in the 2016 …

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Should the state pension be means-tested? Idea to cut payouts for retirees on incomes over £30k is floated

Should the state pension be means-tested? Idea to cut payouts for retirees on incomes over £30k is floated

The state pension should be mean-tested for retirees on incomes over either £45,000 or £30,000 to make the system fairer and more affordable, according to an academic study.

Cuts in payouts to wealthy pensioners should be introduced gradually from 2019, …

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ISIS sympathiser kills two at Matalan before texting dad: ‘Just killed two people, cheers’

ISIS sympathiser kills two at Matalan before texting dad: ‘Just killed two people, cheers’

TRAGIC: Zoe Morgan, 21, and Lee Simmons, 33 were on their way to work at the time

After stabbing the couple, Andrew Saunders, 21, then texted his father: "Thanks for being a pathetic, useless father. Just killed two people. Cheers."…

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Americans are going deeper into debt to buy cars

Americans are going deeper into debt to buy cars

2016 Honda Ridgeline finally stops apologizing for being a truck

Car buyers are going deeper into debt and for longer periods of time as they reach to buy more expensive new cars.

The average car loan last month stretched out …

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Trump’s economic boom: 3 red flags

Trump’s economic boom: 3 red flags

Trump’s speech to Congress in 90 seconds

President Trump is already taking a victory lap on the economy.

"Since November 8th, Election Day, the Stock Market has posted $3.2 trillion in GAINS and consumer confidence is at a 15 year …

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Iraqis are about to celebrate the liberation of Mosul — blocks away from ISIS’ final battles

Iraqis are about to celebrate the liberation of Mosul — blocks away from ISIS’ final battles

Iraqi forces make a "V" sign and display an Iraqi flag as part of a victory celebration after defeating ISIS militants and retaking the Grand al-Nuri Mosque in the Old City in Mosul. Thomson Reuters

MOSUL/ERBIL, Iraq (Reuters) – Iraqis …

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SMALL CAP SHARE IDEAS: Cornish Lithium seeks £5m to extract the valuable metal from Cornwall

SMALL CAP SHARE IDEAS: Cornish Lithium seeks £5m to extract the valuable metal from Cornwall

It has all the elements of the best mystery stories: old documents hidden away in obscure corners of offices, ancient books on dusty library shelves containing long-forgotten but vital information.

There were also clues scattered here and there in passing …

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As Brexit scaremonger UBS threatens to move 1,500 jobs out of the City, we reveal the Swiss giant’s 6p UK tax rate

As Brexit scaremonger UBS threatens to move 1,500 jobs out of the City, we reveal the Swiss giant’s 6p UK tax rate

A giant Swiss bank which is threatening to move hundreds of jobs from the City is paying just 6p tax for every £1 profit from UK investment arms, the Mail can reveal.

UBS has repeatedly warned it will move staff …

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Heartbroken friends of British holidaymaker murdered in Goa raise money to bring body home

Heartbroken friends of British holidaymaker murdered in Goa raise money to bring body home

Heartbroken friends of a British holidaymaker who was murdered in the Indian state of Goa are raising funds to bring her body home.

Danielle McLaughlin’s naked body was found in a field a few miles away from a beach where …

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