Vanilla Ice is throwing a Fourth of July weekend concert deep in the heart of pandemic hotspot Texas. The Iceman will cometh this Friday at a concert venue in Austin, where all the bars are otherwise closed due to COVID-19. The concert is titled…
by Matthew C. Klein and Michael Pettis Good writing on international macroeconomics reads like a detective novel. There's a suspicious event—hundreds of millions of dollars in phantom FX swaps, a container port's worth of missing exports…
The New York Times
– Jul 1, 8:49 AM
This year, for the first time in more than a decade, there will be a major fireworks display to commemorate Independence Day at the Mount Rushmore National Memorial. The sculpture features the faces of four American presidents — Washington…
The Wall Street Journal
– Jul 1, 2:09 PM
John Paulson made billions of dollars anticipating the 2008 financial collapse. But after running into difficulties in recent years, Mr. Paulson will now convert his hedge fund firm into a private investment firm that runs only his family's money.