by Reverse Engineer, Doomstead Diner
Published on The Doomstead Diner 21 September 2017
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I was going to take a break from Hurricane Reporting and devote my next article to another form of storm, the Financial Storm surrounding the breach of the Equifax security of Credit Data and the sprinkling out of SS#s and all the rest of your personal data for nefarious people to use in Identity Theft, for the rest of your LIFE.
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No sooner had Hurricane Harvey's record rains receded from Houston and neighboring cities than the residents of Florida began bracing for a wallop from an even more powerful storm. Following that another category five hurricane, Maria, ravaged the Carribean. And hurricane season hadn't even peaked yet.
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Written by Sig Silber
12:15 AM EDT Sept 21, 2017: LATEST FROM NHC: "the NHC forecast allows for some small increase in intensity as suggested by guidance and brings Maria back to category 3 status in about 24 hours" "...HURRICANE MARIA MOVING AWAY FROM PUERTO RICO BUT TORRENTIAL RAINS CONTINUE... ...WEATHER CONDITIONS DETERIORATING OVER EASTERN DOMINICAN REPUBLIC AND WILL SOON IN THE TURK AND CAICOS ISLANDS..."
21Sep2017 Market Close: Wall Street Moderately In The Red After Investors Weigh In On Apple And The Hawkish Fed, WH Releases Details On Latest NOKO Sanctions: "Choose North Korea Or The US"
Written by Michael Bret Hood
An Investigator's Guide To Ethics, Part 6
If you came across an elderly, well-dressed man lying on the ground, what would you do? Would you assume the man had suffered come kind of medical emergency? What if the man wore raggedly clothes and was disheveled? Would that change your opinion of what to do?
Written by Gary
US stocks slipped moderately from their all-time highs today (SPY -0.3%), weighed down by Apple and the hawkish stance of the Federal Reserve.
21Sep2017 Market Update: Wall Street Mostly In The Red Slipping From Record Levels, Trump Imposes Fr
21Sep2017 Pre-Market Commentary: Wall Street To Open Near The Unchanged Line After Fed Signals Third
Written by Steven Hansen
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index (LEI) for the U.S again improved this month - and the authors suggest that the "While the economic impact of recent hurricanes is not fully reflected in the leading indicators yet, the underlying trends suggest that the current solid pace of growth should continue in the near term".