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US Defense Secretary Welcomes Philippines President to Pentagon

youtube.com US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin welcomed the President of the Philippines Ferdinand Marcos, Jr., to the Pentagon Friday, where the two leaders were set to discuss the…

Biden Says US Defense Commitments to Japan, Philippines 'Ironclad'

youtube.com “The United States defense commitments to Japan and to the Philippines are ironclad,” President Joe Biden said Thursday before a meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Fumio…

Japanese PM Kishida Tours Honda Aircraft Plant in North Carolina

youtube.com After spending a few days in Washington emphasizing global security concerns, Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida tours around North Carolina on Friday to spotlight a…

What’s the Outlook for Struggling Small-Cap Stocks?

youtube.com So far this year, US small-cap stocks have trailed behind their large-cap counterparts. What factors explain their underperformance, and what unique qualities of small caps…

US Issues Travel Warning for Israel in Case of Iranian Attack

youtube.com Israel is bracing for a direct and unprecedented attack by Iran on government targets as soon as Saturday, according to people familiar with western intelligence…

Truck Crashes Into Texas Department of Public Safety Office

youtube.com A suspect is in custody after a commercial vehicle crashed into a Texas Department of Public Safety office in a rural town west of Houston on Friday, seriously injuring…

US House Passes Bill Renewing FISA Spy Program

youtube.com The House passed a bill Friday to reauthorize and provide sweeping reforms of a key U.S. government surveillance tool without including broad restrictions on how the FBI…

Putin Says Russia Forced to Respond to Ukraine Energy Attacks

youtube.com Russian President Vladimir Putin said his forces launched an attack that destroyed the largest power generating plant in the Kyiv region in retaliation for assaults against…

UN Urges Russia to 'Cease' Ukraine Attacks to Avert Nuclear Accident

youtube.com The U.N.’s Assistant Secretary-General for Europe, Central Asia, and the Americas says Russian attacks on Ukrainian cities have become a “daily destructive pattern,” leaving…

Apple Plans to Overhaul Entire Mac Line With AI-Focused M4 Chips

youtube.com Apple Inc., aiming to boost sluggish computer sales, is preparing to overhaul its entire Mac line with a new family of in-house processors designed to highlight artificial…

US Sees Imminent Missile Strike on Israel by Iran

youtube.com Israel is bracing for a direct and unprecedented attack by Iran on government targets as soon as Saturday, according to people familiar with western intelligence…

Ohtani Interpreter Charged With Fraud for Stealing $16 Million

youtube.com A former interpreter for Los Angeles Dodgers baseball star Shohei Ohtani was charged with bank fraud and accused of stealing more than $16 million from the player to cover…

Biden Hails 'Historic' Summit With Japan, Philippines to Counter China

youtube.com President Joe Biden gathered Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. and Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida for a first-of-its-kind White House summit. Declaring the…

Putin Warns Officials to Prepare for Floods as Ural River Levels Rise

youtube.com The governor of the Orenburg region hit by severe floods warned Thursday of more flooding as the water level in the Ural River is expected to reach its peak overnight.…

SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket Launches US Military Weather Satellite

youtube.com SpaceX Launched Falcon 9's USSF-62 mission to low-Earth orbit Thursday from Vandenberg Space Force Base in California. USSF-62 is a weather/environmental monitoring…

Japan's Kishida Tells Congress US Support Is 'Pivotal' on Global Stage

youtube.com Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida said the world needs the US to maintain its key role on the global stage, warning that Ukraine would lose hope and much of Asia would…

White House Comments on Death of O.J. Simpson at 76

youtube.com O.J. Simpson, the football legend and movie star whose acquittal for the murder of his White ex-wife exposed a racial chasm in the US in the 1990s, has died. He was 76. The…

Is Surprise US Job Growth a Rate-Cut Game Changer?

youtube.com US payroll growth continued unabated in March, with employers adding 303,000 jobs, well above the consensus estimate of 213,000. That was the biggest jobs gain in nearly a…

China's Xi Hosts Ex-Taiwan Leader in Beijing for Landmark Meeting

youtube.com Chinese leader Xi Jinping met former Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou in Beijing, a rare act of diplomatic engagement between the two sides seemingly designed to spotlight the…

European Central Bank Leaves Rates Unchanged Lagarde

youtube.com European Central Bank chief Christine Lagarde is striking a less defiant tone on the influence of Federal Reserve policy even as she firms up plans to go it alone with an…

Harvard to Reinstate SAT Testing Following Some Ivy League Schools

youtube.com Harvard University plans to reinstate the SAT or ACT as requirements for admission, following some of its Ivy League peers in returning to standardized test scores after a…

Speaker Johnson Meets Japan PM Kishida at US Capitol

youtube.com House Speaker Mike Johnson welcomed the Japanese Prime Minister and his wife to Capitol Hill on Thursday. Kishida is visiting Congress to address U.S. lawmakers on the…

Japan's Kishida Quotes 'Star Trek' at State Dinner Hosted by Biden

youtube.com Top figures from business, sports and politics turned up for Wednesday's state dinner honoring Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida as the White House served up its maximum…

Vietnam Tycoon Lan Truong My in Court Before Receiving Death Sentence

youtube.com A Vietnam court sentenced real estate tycoon Truong My Lan to death for her role in a $12 billion fraud case, underscoring the Communist Party’s determination to crack down…

Japanese PM Kishida Speaks at a State Dinner: 'I'm Speechless'

youtube.com Leading technology, finance, and media executives gathered at the White House Wednesday for a state dinner honoring Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, as US President…

Biden Says He's Watching Netanyahu After ‘Blunt’ Talk on Gaza

youtube.com President Joe Biden said he delivered a “blunt and straightforward” message to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on improving civilian conditions in Gaza. “We’ll see…

Who's Who at Joe Biden's State Dinner for Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida #shorts

youtube.com JPMorgan’s Jamie Dimon, Amazon’s Jeff Bezos and Apple’s Tim Cook. Here’s who’s who at President Joe Biden's state dinner at the White House to honor Japanese Prime Minister…

Biden Backs Workers Opposed to US Steel Sale

youtube.com President Joe Biden reiterated his support for US workers opposed to the sale of United States Steel to Japan's Nippon Steel. “I stand by my commitment to American workers,”…

Biden Predicts Fed Will Cut Rates Despite High Inflation

youtube.com President Joe Biden said he stands by his prediction that the Federal Reserve would cut interest rates by the end of the year, despite a new report showing stubbornly high…

Is Lagging Housing Data Skewing US Inflation Reports?

youtube.com The March CPI report revealed that inflation is again on the rise, with both the headline and core readings exceeding forecasts. Some analysts seized on the outsize impact…

Why Power Bills Will Keep Rising Even After Fed Tames Inflation

youtube.com Nationwide, residential electricity inflation is outpacing the wider consumer price index. Prices were up 3.6% in February from a year earlier, compared with declines for…

Biden Speaks Out on Arizona Abortion Ban: 'Elect Me'

youtube.com An 1864 law that criminalized nearly all abortions in Arizona can take effect, the state’s top court said Tuesday. The law—enacted before Arizona became a state—wasn’t…

Biden Welcomes Japan's Kishida to the White House

youtube.com President Joe Biden has welcomed Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida with a pomp-filled arrival ceremony on the White House South Lawn. The leaders will hold Oval Office…

Ex-Trump CFO Allen Weisselberg Sentenced to Five Months in Jail

youtube.com Allen Weisselberg, the longtime chief financial officer of Donald Trump’s real estate company, was sentenced to five months in jail for lying under oath in New York’s civil…

Eli Lilly to Boost Obesity Drug Supply With Germany Factory

youtube.com Eli Lilly & Co. kicked off construction of a plant to boost the production of its wildly popular weight-loss drugs, which have yet to gain a foothold in Europe. The factory…

US Seeks to Isolate China With Help of Allies, Rahm Emanuel Says

youtube.com President Joe Biden’s administration is looking to reverse China’s attempts to isolate countries in Asia including the Philippines with help from Japan and other allies in…

Marjorie Taylor Green Escalates Threat Against Speaker Mike Johnson

youtube.com Speaker Mike Johnson returns to work with the rest of the House tomorrow with nothing but headaches ahead. Not only is there a long list of pending and contentious…

Putin Wants to 'Recreate' the Soviet Union, Former NATO Envoy Says

youtube.com Putin's goal is to "recreate the Soviet Union," says former US Ambassador to NATO Kay Bailey Hutchison. House Speaker Mike Johnson has so far declined to call a vote on a…

White House Reacts to Arizona's Near-Total Abortion Ban

youtube.com The White House on Tuesday slammed an Arizona Supreme Court ruling that would end virtually all abortions in the state, calling it 'devastating and alarming.' An 1864 law…

Elon Musk Mulls a Tesla Robotaxi

youtube.com On Friday, Elon promised an August 8 unveiling of a new robotaxi and replied to a post on X suggesting that Tesla was “shifting more resources” to the category. Meanwhile,…

Arizona Abortion: What You Need to Know About Its Near-Total Ban

youtube.com British Foreign Secretary David Cameron held a meeting in Florida with Donald Trump, with whom he has clashed in the past over Brexit and NATO, as the UK tries to persuade…

Gold and Silver May Have More Upside Remaining

youtube.com Metal markets have delivered several spectacular months of price action, with gold and silver clocking year-to-date returns of over 12% — and the updraft may have momentum…

Will Hot Commodity Prices Delay Fed Rate Cuts?

youtube.com Oil prices touched a six-month high in early April, and many analysts believe the rally has further momentum in store. With crude's updraft already impacting prices at the…

Arizona Supreme Court Reinstates 160-Year-Old Ban on Abortions

youtube.com British Foreign Secretary David Cameron held a meeting in Florida with Donald Trump, with whom he has clashed in the past over Brexit and NATO, as the UK tries to persuade…

UK's Cameron Discusses Meeting With Trump in Bid for Ukraine Aid

youtube.com British Foreign Secretary David Cameron held a meeting in Florida with Donald Trump, with whom he has clashed in the past over Brexit and NATO, as the UK tries to persuade…

Iceland Volcano Near Blue Lagoon Continues Spewing Lava

youtube.com A volcano in Iceland which has erupted multiple times since December continued to spew out lava on Tuesday. As activity continued at the eruption site, a few kilometers…

Would Tesla's Co-Founder Buy One of Its Cars Today?

youtube.com Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida arrives in Washington as he looks to strengthen his country’s alliance with the US while sidestepping issues that cast their ties in an…

China's Xi Meets With Russian Foreign Minister in Beijing

youtube.com Russia and China agreed to start a dialogue on Eurasian security with the aim of “double counteracting” the European-Atlantic alliance led by the US. “We have a common goal…

Italy's Mount Etna Blows Rare Smoke Rings Into Sky

youtube.com Mount Etna in Sicily, the largest active volcano in Europe, has been blowing spectacular “smoke rings” into the sky since Wednesday. The "volcanic vortex rings", a rare…

Switzerland's Climate Action Violates Human Rights, Court Rules

youtube.com Switzerland failed in its duty to protect its citizens from the ravages of climate change, the European Court of Human Rights said in a ruling likely to have ramifications…

Japanese PM Kishida Arrives in Washington, DC for Official Visit

youtube.com Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida arrives in Washington as he looks to strengthen his country’s alliance with the US while sidestepping issues that cast their ties in an…

India’s millennial and Gen-Z heirs are poised to inherit $382 billion

youtube.com From the Ambanis to the Birlas, here are India's richest next-generation heirs preparing to lead their family empires. Here's how much the billionaire heirs stand to gain…

How Does America Align With Trump's Abortion Stance?

youtube.com Donald Trump said states should decide abortion policy, avoiding taking a position on a national ban as he struggles to navigate a motivating issue for Democrats. Ipsos US…

Solar Eclipse Reaches Totality in Mexico and Southern US

youtube.com A total solar eclipse crossed North America today, slicing a diagonal line from the southwest to the northeast, briefly plunging communities in Mexico, the U.S. and Canada…

Copper Prices Surge on Wave of Market Optimism

youtube.com After dropping to a one-year low in October, copper prices have recharged over the past six months, regaining the crucial $4.00 level in March and hitting one-year highs in…

Israel Pulls Troops From Khan Younis Ahead of Expected Rafah Invasion

youtube.com Military officials said on Sunday that Israel is pulling some troops out of the city of Khan Younis in Gaza, saying it had ended its mission there as the war against Hamas…

Biden Outlines Student Loan Relief ‘Plan B’ to Woo Young Voters

youtube.com President Joe Biden offered details of a sweeping alternative student debt plan that would offer relief to tens of millions of American borrowers during a visit to the…

Netanyahu Says 'There Is a Date' for Israel's Rafah Invasion

youtube.com Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu escalated his pledge to invade the southern Gaza city of Rafah, declaring: “There is a date.” Netanyahu has repeatedly said Israel…

Biden Heads to Wisconsin to Unveil New Student Debt Relief Plan

youtube.com President Joe Biden’s alternative student-debt relief plan could forgive loans for as many as 26 million Americans, a far-reaching initiative that will be tested by the same…

Yellen Implores China to Rethink Economic Growth Strategy

youtube.com US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen implored Beijing’s top leaders to fundamentally rethink their economic growth strategy, as she wrapped up a high-stakes trip to China…

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