Posts Tagged ‘months’

UPS Quietly Using Self-Driving Trucks For Months

Authored by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk, UPS teamed up with TuSimple in May for autonomous delivery of cargo. Gizmodo reports UPS Has Been Delivering Cargo in Self-Driving Trucks for Months And No One Knew. UPS announced on Thursday that its venture capital arm has made a minority investment in TuSimple. The announcement also revealed that since […]

Former White House Aide Claims Trump Will Quit 2020 Race Within Months

President Trump will drop out of the 2020 presidential election race and will not seek re-election, according to a former top aide. Former White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci, who worked under Trump for just eleven days said he would not be able to win the election. It’s gonna become very clear that it’s impossible […]

‘My son was in no rush’: Woman miraculously gives birth to twins with 2.5 months in between

It usually takes around nine months to produce a new human life, but’s not the case for Liliya Konovalova from the town of Uralsk in northern Kazakhstan, near the Russian border. The woman, who has a rare uterus duplex condition, gave birth to a girl on May 24. Born at just 25 weeks, she weighed only […]

Messi banned for 3 months after CONMEBOL outburst

Argentine superstar Lionel Messi has been banned from playing for his national team for 3 months and fined 50,000 dollars after heavily criticizing CONMEBOL during the 2019 Copa America. Messi had accused the South American football governing body of “corruption” for 2 incidents during the June-July Copa America, which was hosted by bitter rivals […]

Trump Withdraws Ratcliff’s Nomination “to Avoid Months of Slander and Libel from Fake News Media”

Congressman John Ratcliffe’s DNI nomination has been withdrawn due to the nonstop attacks by the Trump-hating mainstream media. Due to the non-stop attacks, Ratcliffe has decided to stay in Congress. President Trump announced on Friday afternoon that he is withdrawing his nomination of John Ratcliffe to be the next Director of National Intelligence. reports: […]

Washington greenlights military sales to Pakistan & India, months after air skirmish

The sale to Pakistan will require the deployment of some 60 contractor representatives, who will “provide 24/7 end-use monitoring” for the country’s US-made fleet of fighter jets, the Pentagon’s Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) said in a statement on Friday. The package will service the Lockheed Martin F-16s delivered to Pakistan as part of the […]

Trump has not built a single mile of new border fence after 30 months in office

    by Anna Giaritelli Washington Examiner SAN DIEGO, California — The Trump administration has not installed a single mile of new wall in a previously fenceless part of the U.S.-Mexico border in the 30 months since President Trump assumed office, despite his campaign promise to construct a “big beautiful wall.” In a statement last […]

Iranian crane vessel released from Kuwaiti port after 10 months: Operator

The private owner of a major Iranian crane vessel says the ship is returning to the country’s southern coasts 10 months after it was illegally “seized” in a Kuwaiti port. Tidewater Middle East Co., the largest Iranian port operator, said on Monday that the vessel, dubbed Arvand Tide 1000, had been released from Kuwait’s […]

I Spent 16 Months In Solitary Confinement And Now I’m Fighting To End It

I Spent 16 Months In Solitary Confinement And Now I’m Fighting To End It Above Photo: From I was just 17 years old when I was sent to solitary confinement in “Camp J,” one of the most severe lockdown units at one of America’s most brutal prisons, the Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola. I […]

Prison Sentences For Animal Cruelty May Rise From 6 Months To 5 Years In The UK

Luke Miller, Truth Theory Waking Times The proposed law went before parliament on the 26th of June and has seen a significant increase from the previous maximum sentence of six months. The idea was brought forward following a public consultation last year, when more than 70 per cent of the public called for tougher prison […]

Bitcoin soars above $11,000 for the first time in 15 months

   Bitcoin surged above the $11,000 mark on Monday hitting a more than 15-month high, as a high-profile project from Facebook throws cryptocurrencies back into the spotlight. The digital coin hit an intraday high of $11,307.69 around 5:30 a.m. HK/SIN Monday, according to Coindesk’s Bitcoin Price Index, which takes into account the price of the […]

Oil Prices Spike Most In 5 Months As US-Iran Tensions Soar

WTI and Brent prices spiked overnight on the headlines about a US drone being shot down by Iran, and just legged higher once again following Trump’s tweet warning that “Iran made a very big mistake.” “Geopolitics is helping oil bulls to make a spectacular come-back after a few days’ of directionless trading,” said Tamas Varga, an […]

Issuance of industrial unit establishment permits rises 25% in 2 months

Tehran Times – Issuance of permits for setting up industrial units in Iran increased 25 percent during the first two months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-May 21) compared to the same period of time in the past year, IRNA reported on Sunday citing the data released by the Ministry of Industry, Mining […]

The Yellow Vests of France: Six Months of Struggle

The Yellow Vests of France: Six Months of Struggle I am writing you from Montpellier, France, where I am a participant-observer in the Yellow Vest movement, which is still going strong after six months, despite a dearth of information in the international media. But why should you take the time to learn more about the […]

FLORIDA PANHANDLE DEVASTATED BY WORST HURRICANE ON RECORD TO HIT U.S.—Why did it take 7 months for federal disaster relief aid?

    North Florida Grapples With An Emerging, Hurricane-Induced Mental Health Crisis By MORGAN MARTIN Health News Florida Many Hurricane Michael victims are still feeling the effects of the storm. It not only caused physical damage to the area, but has left scars on the hearts and minds of survivors. Smiling To Hide The Pain […]

Wettest 12 months in U.S. history

   The 12 months ending in April 2019 were the wettest year-long period in U.S. records going back to 1895, according to the monthly U.S. climate summary issued Wednesday by the NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Averaged across the contiguous U.S., the total of 36.20″ made the period from May 2018 to April 2019 […]

Pompeo to meet with Putin in first high-level US-Russia talks in 10 months

WASHINGTON — US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will meet Russian President Vladimir Putin next week in Russia in the highest-level formal talks between the powers in 10 months, the State Department said Friday. The top US diplomat will meet Putin on Tuesday in the Black Sea resort of Sochi to “discuss the full range […]

As Crypto Surges, Novogratz Sees Bitcoin Above $20,000 Within 18 Months

Bitcoin is up 10 days in a row, surging above $6300 this morning (as China tensions have escalated)… And Ethereum has followed the trend, albeit as the smaller cryptos have seen a lot of noise and tended to drift a little lower… But, as CoinTelegraph reports, Galaxy Digital CEO Michael Novogratz said that he expects further gains […]

Mueller Report Release In "Weeks, Not Months"; White House Redaction Rules Uncertain

The public release of the Mueller report will take “weeks, not months,” according to Reuters, citing a Justice Department official.  Barr released a four-page summary of the report’s central findings on Sunday, however he said he would need more time to review the report to determine what the public could see. Barr told Senate Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham (R-SC) […]

Yellow Vest week in review: March 16 to be the biggest march in months

March 14, 2019 by Ramin Mazaheri for The Saker Blog The fundamental problem with media coverage regarding regarding the Yellow Vests is that it fails to see it as an already-permanent movement, or even a possibly-permanent one: each week must be either the biggest one yet, or the very last one. The Yellow Vests see […]

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