Trump on Khashoggi death tape: ‘No reason for me to hear it’

President Donald Trump said there is no reason for him to listen to a recording of the “very violent, very vicious” killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, which has put him in a diplomatic bind: how to admonish Riyadh for the slaying yet maintain strong ties with a close ally. … [Read More...]

Saudi Arabia tortured activists including women, rights groups claim – CNN

CNNSaudi Arabia tortured activists including women, rights groups claimCNN(CNN) Saudi Arabia has tortured, sexually harassed and mistreated several human rights activists detained since May this year, including women, two leading international rights groups have alleged. Activists were repeatedly tortured by electrocution …Trump's manic statement letting Saudi Arabia off the … [Read More...]

In final Danbury tally, $46M loss for Matrix investors

In completing the $17 million purchase of Matrix Corporate Center last month, Summit Development promised to turn around a Danbury property “that ended up going in the wrong direction,” in the words of developer Felix Charney. As for the lenders who invested in debt backed by the 1 million-square-… [Read More...]

Yahoo News Explains: What’s next for space?

In 2017, tech giant Elon Musk announced that his company SpaceX was sending humans to Mars by 2024. According to the Mars One website, 100 candidates of the 202,000 who applied remain in the application process. From space forces to space flights, where will the next generation soar to? Yahoo News explains. [Read More...]

Add These 3 Hartford Mutual Funds to Your Portfolio – Zacks.com

Zacks.comAdd These 3 Hartford Mutual Funds to Your PortfolioZacks.comHartford Funds, a segment of The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (HIG), has total assets of around $121.1 billion under management (as of Sep 30, 2018). The company claims to manage at least 50 mutual funds across a wide range of styles and … [Read More...]

Croatia wonders who is selling ‘cherished’ 1998 World Cup medal

Croatia was abuzz on Tuesday with speculation over the identity of an unnamed World Cup bronze medal winner from 1998 who was auctioning the precious memento. Croatia’s third place 20 years ago was the country’s historic first success as an independent football nation, although they went one step better last July by … [Read More...]