The Nasdaq Composite Index surged past 6,000 for the first time as corporate results and the promise of Trump administration tax reform boosted gamble craving. A fresh American tariff on Canadian lumber moved the loonie and Mexican peso lower.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped more then 200 spots as Caterpillar Inc. surged 8 percent and McDonald’s Corp. rose 5 percentage after reporting decisions. The S& P 500 Index closed near a record, with textiles farmers rallying with industrial metals. Capitals in Europe rose to a 20 -month high. The yen descended with Treasury and gold. The Canadian dollar tumbled after Donald Trump slapped a 24 percentage tariff on imported softwood lumber.
The Objective – Red Bull Stratos, an objective to the side of room, will attempt to transcend human limits that have actually existed for HALF A CENTURY. Supported by a group of experts Felix Baumgartner prepares to ascend to 120,000 feet in a stratospheric balloon and make a freefall jump rushing toward earth at supersonic … Read More
The clash between OPEC and America’s oil industry is reaching a day of reckoning. The U.S. shale change is on course to be the greatest oil and gas boom in record, turning a nation once at the benevolence of foreign imports into a global actor. That seismic switch shattered the dominance of Saudi Arabia and … Read More
Rock artistry at Mount Borradaile, Awunbarna, Arnhem Land .Image: UIG via Getty Images An extended DNA study confirms what Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people have always believed: they’re the oldest living civilisation on the planet. “We know that we were here eternally, but Western discipline is gradually catching up, ” says a Facebook upright … Read More
An EC-1 35 helicopter going to save fares caught in stalled cable cars in Mont Blanc .Image: LUCA BRUNO/ AP PHOTO On Friday morning, 33 parties were rescued after being caught overnight in cable cars 3,800 meters above the Mont Blanc glaciers in the French Alps. After the Panoramic Mont Blanc cable cars came to … Read More
The signs read “don’t climb” for a reasonablenes, mates .Image: Getty Images Three 23 -year-old humanities have been rescued by emergency services after getting stuck on the sacred site of Uluru in the Northern Territory, Australia. Despite signalings expecting people not to walk over the place out of respect for the Indigenous Anangu beings( the … Read More
Image: mobike SINGAPORE By next year, Singapore will get a brand-new mode of transport for short intervals bicycle-sharing. Mobike, a bicycle-sharing startup from China, has announced it’s expanded into the island country, and is keen to start dispersing its electric motorcycles here. Like jobs such as Citi Bike, Mobike’s bicycles are meant to be booked … Read More