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Global Institutional Investors Sell Stocks

The October reading of the investor confidence index from State Street dropped -3.4pts to 84.4 - the lowest reading since late 2012. Across the...

Has the Market Forgotten About the Triage Factors?

Yes, the market had a soft landing on support with decent follow through today. With better than average volume, bulls will surmise that this is...

Prosecutor: Khashoggi was strangled, dismembered

A Turkish prosecutor says Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was strangled as soon as he entered the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul as part of a...

Spokesman: Texas Rep. O’Rourke got threats from bomb suspect

A spokesman for Texas Senate candidate Beto O'Rourke says the Democratic congressman received threats earlier this year from the suspected pipe bomber in Florida. O'Rourke...

Rare drop in NRA election spending as gun-limit groups rise

The National Rifle Association — long seen as a kingmaker in Republican politics — is taking a lower profile in this year's high-stakes midterm...

Attention Austin entrepreneurs: A new venture firm is looking for deals

Heads up, Austin entrepreneurs: A new venture capital firm is looking for deals in Central Texas. Trousdale Ventures, based in Austin and Los Angeles, plans...

Radical plans, risks in foreign policy of Brazil’s Bolsonaro

Brazil's President-elect Jair Bolsonaro has often expressed admiration for Donald Trump and appears poised to follow the U.S. president in a radical overhaul of...

Church covered up priest’s abuse of 50 boys

A Roman Catholic diocese has hidden for decades a priest's admission that he sexually abused dozens of Iowa boys, a silence that may have...

Khan warns radical Islamists after acquittal

Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan says he will take stern action against any radical Islamists who incite people to kill three judges who acquitted...

Families take step toward suing EPA for toxic paint stripper

The mothers of two men killed by a toxic paint stripper have taken a first step toward suing the Environmental Protection Agency for failing...

Stuck in Neutral: CMBS Issuance Stalls Amid Stiff Competition

CMBS lenders are working harder to retain market share in a highly competitive sector where the overall pie for conduit lending doesn’t appear to...

President Trump’s words do not incite hate

Throughout his tenure, Trump has stated “I love Canada,” “God bless the USA,” and said it was his “great honor” to meet with black...