$60 Oil Is A ‘Wonderland’, Could Fall to $47: Citi’s Morse

Feb.06 — OPEC expects Russia to respond in days, rather than weeks, to a production-cut proposal. In response to the virus epidemic, technical experts on Thursday recommended a further supply curb of 600,000 barrels a day until June, said OPEC delegates, who asked not to be named because talks were private. Bloomberg’s Alix Steel talks … Read more $60 Oil Is A ‘Wonderland’, Could Fall to $47: Citi’s Morse

Virus Epidemic Causes Citigroup to Slash Commodity Forecasts

Bloomberg reports that commodity forecasts have been slashed by Citigroup, as a consequence of the coronavirus. Feb.06 — Citigroup Inc. slashed its price forecasts for commodities from oil to copper and iron ore as it said the impact of the coronavirus looks much worse than it initially thought. Bloomberg’s Alix Steel talks with Ed Morse, … Read more Virus Epidemic Causes Citigroup to Slash Commodity Forecasts

Why New Hampshire’s primary is always first

After a disastrous Iowa caucus, people are asking why New Hampshire gets to be the first in the nation for primary season. Chris Cillizza explains the history into why this tiny state votes first. SOURCES AND FURTHER READING: Vote-reporting mess leaves Iowa with no victor on caucus night https://www.cnn.com/2020/02/03/politics/election-day-in-iowa/index.html. The 50 US States Ranked By … Read more Why New Hampshire’s primary is always first

Goldman’s Currie Sees Worst Oil Demand Shock in a Decade

Feb.06 — Jeff Currie, global head of commodities research at Goldman Sachs, discusses the turmoil engulfing global commodity markets as China’s biggest buyer of liquefied natural gas told suppliers it won’t honor some contracts because of the coronavirus. “The magnitude of the demand shock that we’re seeing is on par with 08-09,” Currie said in an … Read more Goldman’s Currie Sees Worst Oil Demand Shock in a Decade

Why parents and teachers are ditching homework | 7.30

For generations, homework has been the bane of schoolchildren, but with research calling the benefits into question more parents and teachers are ditching it altogether. For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on iview: https://ab.co/2mge4KH Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://ab.co/1svxLVE Go deeper on our ABC News … Read more Why parents and teachers are ditching homework | 7.30

Russian 57-mm gun turret in action

Among the advanced weapon systems on display at DefExpo India 2020 is the Russian 57-mm gun turret. Action video of the shell-spewing death machine, which can target low-flying drones, was published by the producer. The turret, or Automatic Artillery Weapon System AU-220M as the manufacturer prefers to call it, is a remotely controlled module armed … Read more Russian 57-mm gun turret in action

Coronavirus vaccine being ‘fast-tracked’

UK research institutions are gearing up to provide a vaccine to protect people against coronavirus. and millions of pounds are being offered to develop the drug. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/skynews Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/skynews For more content go to … Read more Coronavirus vaccine being ‘fast-tracked’

Trump calls on Congress to ban late-term abortion l SOTU | ABC News

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Bill Pullman On What Influenced His Epic ‘Independence Day’ Speech | PeopleTV | Entertainment Weekly

Bill Pullman discusses the research that went into his big ‘Independence Day’ speech, and the “little gifts” he got while shooting the hit film. Subscribe to EW ►► http://bit.ly/EWSubscribe PeopleTV is the free streaming network from People and Entertainment Weekly. Watch unlimited full-length episodes on streaming devices, mobile and the web at https://people.com/peopletv/ Watch interviews … Read more Bill Pullman On What Influenced His Epic ‘Independence Day’ Speech | PeopleTV | Entertainment Weekly

Are hopes fading for a peaceful end to Syria’s war? I Inside Story

Syria’s government is stepping up its campaign to retake the last rebel-held province. On Monday, five Turkish soldiers and a military officer were killed by shelling on Idlib in the northwest. Ankara backs opposition groups and had sent reinforcements to counter President Bashar Al Assad’s offensive. Turkey and Syria’s biggest ally, Russia, negotiated a ceasefire … Read more Are hopes fading for a peaceful end to Syria’s war? I Inside Story

WHO Director-General Dr Tedros address to the 146th Session of the Executive Board

WHO Director-General Dr Tedros’ address to the opening session of the 146th Session of the WHO Executive Board. “Glad to welcome Member States, donors and health partners to the WHO Executive Board today. I shared with them our achievements, but also challenges in the previous year to promote health, keep the world safe & serve … Read more WHO Director-General Dr Tedros address to the 146th Session of the Executive Board

Virus Becomes Oil & Copper’s Worst Nightmare

Jan.30 — No major commodity has felt the pain of the worsening coronavirus epidemic more deeply than copper. The metal has tumbled for 12 straight sessions in London, the longest retreat in more than three decades of data. Meanwhile, crude has lost more than 13% so far in January, its biggest monthly decline since May. … Read more Virus Becomes Oil & Copper’s Worst Nightmare