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Turkey: ‘Trump administration is targeting a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally’

Turkey: ‘Trump administration is targeting a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally’

In late July, one day after Congress advanced a bill to ban the sale of new fighter jets to Turkey, Turkey upgraded Brunson's custody to house arrest . "I wouldn't be surprised if we see another bout of volatility in the lira and a sharp weakening again". Trade was thinner than usual and probably mainly offshore after Turkish markets closed at midday on Monday for a week's holiday to mark the Muslim Eid al-Adha festival.


Sears Holdings is closing another 46 stores, including one in MI

Sears Holdings is closing another 46 stores, including one in MI

Sears at Post Oak Mall is slated to close in late September. It's one of 46 unprofitable stores nationwide to shut its doors in November, according to a statement released Wednesday by parent company Sears Holdings. The ailing company said liquidation sales at the 46 unprofitable stores marked for closure will start August 30, according to the company website. The company is now headquartered in Hoffman Estates, Ill.


Asia stocks capped, dollar droops following Trump comments

Asia stocks capped, dollar droops following Trump comments

On currency markets meanwhile, the dollar continued to stutter after Trump's negative remarks earlier in the week about the Federal Reserve's interest rate rises. Already, tighter U.S monetary policy has contributed to strain in emerging markets like Turkey, and any disruption overseas could potentially feed back into US financial markets and ultimately the country's growth trajectory.


Democratic Senators to Trump on Manafort, Cohen Pardons: Don't Go There

Democratic Senators to Trump on Manafort, Cohen Pardons: Don't Go There

Also on Wednesday, Cohen's lawyer Lanny Davis said his client has information of interest to special counsel Robert Mueller handling the Russian Federation probe. It's certainly true that plenty of people out there who have been convicted of crimes have been treated unfairly, but Donald Trump's criteria for that seems dubious at best, especially considering the strong position he once took against actually innocent men , unprovoked-one he's refused to walk back.


Google Pixel 3 XL live images, camera samples, and new specs leaked

Google Pixel 3 XL live images, camera samples, and new specs leaked

The new images comes from Canadian site MobileSyrup which has apparently spotted a Google employee using the Pixel 3 XL out and about. These images show the About and an AIDA64 screenshot. In addition to the hardware leaks , Rozetked also published images taken from the main and front camera, showing that - yet again - Google's dynamic range/HDR is going to be hard to beat, despite the fact that it only has one camera on the back.


Government releases Brexit no deal advice papers

Government releases Brexit no deal advice papers

Earlier Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said the United Kingdom has faced "bigger challenges" than Brexit in the past and will "survive" the process. First Minister Carwyn Jones has claimed a no-deal Brexit would be a "catastrophic failure", as the United Kingdom government outlines contingency plans.