Consumers' views about current economic conditions and expectations about future economic conditions both rose in the survey, a development which economists said should help boost consumer spending and the overall economy in coming months. Moreover, those expecting a drop in incomes to decreased to 10.3% from 11.0%. Lynn Franco, director of economic indicators at the Conference Board , said in a release that job market confidence influenced the increase.
He also accused Trump of being easily offended, claiming that he can "get set off by a tweet", and that's why he'd argue that he's "unfit and unprepared to have our nuclear codes and lead our men and women in uniform as commander in chief".
Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa said on Saturday he hopes OPEC countries will reach an agreement to stabilize the oil market at the upcoming meeting in Algeria , warning of "serious risks" for the group if they do reach a deal. The organization's next scheduled meeting is in Vienna in November. "Let us reiterate that we still don't expect that a fundamentals-driven rally will be strong enough to drive prices above $US50 per barrel until Q1 or Q2 of next year", Credit Suisse said in a ...
Protesters say they're unhappy with how Mayor Jennifer Roberts and Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Chief Kerr Putney have handled the investigation of the shooting of 43-year-old Keith Lamont Scott on September 20. Police Chief Kerr Putney has said the officer who shot Scott wasn't wearing a body camera that day because he's part of a tactical unit. They claim they saw that he was in possession of a marijuana cigarette and a gun.
Mrs Hoodfar returned to Canada via Oman, according to the state-run IRNA news agency. Her family has said she was imprisoned in Tehran's Evin Prison since June 6. Hoodfar's supporters had pressed diplomats to discuss her case during the recent United Nations General Assembly in NY. Canadian foreign minister Stephane Dion met with Iranian foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on the sidelines of the meeting on Wednesday, state television reported .
Speculation on if, and to whom, Twitter will be sold has been swirling recently, as both Salesforce CRM and Alphabet Inc .'s GOOGL Google division both reportedly expressed interest last week. What Disney has to think about is what is its place in a post cord-cutting world. Disney certainly has the finances and the appetite to absorb Twitter .