Kim Jong Un reveals his daughter to the world at latest ballistic missile launch

Kim Jong Un reveals his daughter to the world at latest ballistic missile launch

Experts say images of Kim and his daughter are for elite consumption, and could symbolize Kim priming his daughter to be the next supreme leader STR/AFP – Getty Images STR / AFP – Getty Images A new ballistic missile with the range to hit all of the United States is a hard thing to upstage. … Read more

In U-turn, Bulgarian parliament tells Sofia to send weapons to Ukraine – POLITICO

In U-turn, Bulgarian parliament tells Sofia to send weapons to Ukraine – POLITICO

Bulgaria should send weapons to Ukraine, the country’s parliament voted Thursday, instructing the government to put forward a plan within the next month. The country has been among the few EU members, along with Hungary, to refuse to directly deliver arms to Kyiv. Some 175 lawmakers voted in favor of a six-point plan to provide … Read more

Aircraft carrier visit to Halifax shows ‘how tight’ US is with allies, commander says

Aircraft carrier visit to Halifax shows ‘how tight’ US is with allies, commander says

The United States Navy’s most advanced aircraft carrier is on its first deployment, five years after it was commissioned into service.Andrew Vaughan/The Canadian Press A senior officer on the newest and most advanced aircraft carrier in the US navy’s fleet says the ship’s stop in Canada is a time to remember the value of working … Read more

Accounts of rape, torture and executions by Russian troops

Accounts of rape, torture and executions by Russian troops

War crime prosecutor of Kharkiv Oblast stands with forensic technician and policeman at the site of a mass burial in a forest during exhumation on September 16, 2022 in Izium, Ukraine. Yevhenii Zavhorodnii | Global Images Ukraine | Getty Images News | Getty Images Editor’s note: The following article contains graphic photos of dead bodies … Read more

Canadian military probes whether former fighter pilots among Westerners training Chinese air force

Canadian military probes whether former fighter pilots among Westerners training Chinese air force

The Department of National Defense said Ottawa is now probing the matter of China recruiting Western pilots to train its air force.Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press The Department of National Defense said it’s investigating whether former Canadian fighter pilots are helping the Chinese military after reports in Britain and Australia that Beijing was recruiting Westerners to … Read more

Trump at center of Oath Keepers defense in Jan. 6 box

Trump at center of Oath Keepers defense in Jan.  6 box

The defense team in the Capitol riot trial of the Oath Keepers leader is relying on an unusual strategy with Donald Trump at the centre. Lawyers for Stewart Rhodes, founder of the extremist group, are poised to argue that jurors cannot find him guilty of seditious conspiracy because all the actions he took before the … Read more

Marner could be used as defenseman for Maple Leafs, Keefe says

Marner could be used as defenseman for Maple Leafs, Keefe says

TORONTO — Mitchell Marner could be used as a defenseman during the regular season, Toronto Maple Leafs coach Sheldon Keefe said on Thursday. “Throughout camp, he has been taking some reps on the back end, and he and I have been talking about it since before camp began,” Keefe said. In addition to playing right … Read more

FAANG 2.0: The Energy Crisis Is Ushering In A New Era Of Growth Stocks

FAANG 2.0: The Energy Crisis Is Ushering In A New Era Of Growth Stocks

Over the past decade or so, investing in the US stock market has been pretty straightforward: buy the big names in tech, rinse, repeat. The famous quintuplet of Meta Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) (formerly known as Facebook), Amazon Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), Apple Inc.. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Netflix Inc.(NASDAQ: NFLX) and Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG)) (formerly known as Google) became so … Read more

Canadian warships missing from NATO naval forces for first time since 2014

Canadian warships missing from NATO naval forces for first time since 2014

OTTAWA – For the first time in eight years, Canadian warships are not involved in either of two NATO naval task forces charged with patrolling European waters and defending against Russian threats. The revelation has cast a spotlight on what experts say are the growing trade-offs that Canada is having to make with its navy, … Read more

FAANGs ain’t what they used to be, so beware the bear-market bounce says this hedge fund manager

FAANGs ain’t what they used to be, so beware the bear-market bounce says this hedge fund manager

It’s been some rally. The S&P 500 SPX, -0.20% is starting the week at a seven-week high, bolstered by hopes for a less hawkish Fed and a sense that earnings pessimism was overdone. The benchmark stock index is up 12.6% from the recent low hit md-June, having delivered its best July performance since 1939, according … Read more