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U.S. Officials Authorize Families of American Personnel Near Key Turkish Air Base to Leave

Worried about a militant backlash against Americans in Turkey, President Barack Obama’s administration said Thursday it would support the departure of family members of diplomats and other personnel at the U.S. 387 fler ord

The Cable

Five Chinese ships seen off Alaska coast, Pentagon says

Five Chinese naval ships are currently positioned in the Bering Sea off the coast of Alaska, US officials confirm.
It is believed to be the first time Chinese military vessels have been seen operating in the area. 17 fler ord


”This dwarfs by orders of magnitude any financial scam in the history of markets.”
–Andrew Lo, MIT Professor of Finance

The scandal arose when it was discovered that banks were falsely inflating or deflating their rates so as to profit from trades, or to give the impression that they were more creditworthy than they were.

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Five Chinese Navy Ships Are Operating in Bering Sea Off Alaska Coast

The Wall Street Journal

Five Chinese navy ships are currently operating in the Bering Sea, off the coast of Alaska, the first time the U.S. military has seen such activity in the area, Pentagon officials said Wednesday. 85 fler ord


Hollywood Dreams

Dreamscape, Nightmare on Elm Street, Inception – what do these Hollywood movies have in common? They all involve the ability of an external agent or entity to enter someone’s dreams and manipulate them (almost invariably for nefarious purposes). 94 fler ord

New Illustration for Harvard Business Review

This was a fun one. I got to draw internet viruses. It’s a piece about an arm of the US military that handles cyber attacks.