Home / 2018 / February / 07 (page 20)

Daily Archives: February 7, 2018

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson: Russia is already trying to interfere in our midterm congressional elections

Raul Arboleda | AFP | Getty Images US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson speaks at a press conference with Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos (out of frame), in Bogota, on February 6, 2018. Russia is already trying to meddle in this year's midterm congressional elections, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said. In an interview with…

Read More »

Bitcoin surges by more than $2,000 in just over a day

Bitcoin rose Wednesday morning along with sharp gains in other major cryptocurrencies. The largest digital currency by market capitalization traded 9.5 percent higher above $8,400 as of 8:12 a.m., ET, according to CoinDesk, whose bitcoin price index tracks prices from four major exchanges. The jump marked a gain of more than $2,000 in just over…

Read More »

29 Romantic Gifts That Really Say ~Adult~

It has seven changing lights (each is adjustable between bright and dim modes): green, dark blue, red, yellow, pink, light blue, and white. It also has three working modes: intermittent mist (30 seconds/30 seconds off), continuous mist, and lights only. Promising review: "I love it! If I have it on a timer, it'll fill my…

Read More »

Pence: Don’t let North Korea hijack 2018 Winter Olympics

CLOSE Vice President Mike Pence said the U.S. is preparing to announce the "toughest and most aggressive" economic sanctions against North Korea. Pence made the announcement in Tokyo after meetings with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. (Feb. 7) AP U.S. Vice President Mike Pence in Japan. (Photo: Kiyoshi Ota, AP) SEOUL—Vice President Pence on Wednesday…

Read More »

Five Things You Need to Know to Start Your Day

Want to receive this post in your inbox every morning? Sign up here Markets calmer though recovery elusive, government deal reached in Germany, and Congress shows ambition on budget plan. Here are some of the things people in markets are talking about today. Calm Overnight, the MSCI Asia Pacific Index took its lead from the late-session U.S. rally and…

Read More »