French law enforcement officials are investigating London banking giant HSBC over tax evasion allegations.
According to the Daily Telegraph of London, "HSBC has said it will fight an order to pay a €1bn bail after French authorities said they had put the bank under formal criminal investigation for alleged tax evasion. The company said it had been notified on Wednesday that French magistrates had put its Swiss private bank under "mise en examen" - a legal quirk of the country's criminal system that orders the accused institution to pay a bail fee."
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D.-Ma.) is refusing to pass the peace pipe to former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Warren is rebuking Hillary for not disclosing her opinion on the Trans-Pacific Partnership Trade Deal.
NewsMax reports that, "Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts on Thursday said Hillary Clinton should stake out a position on a multination trade deal being finalized by the Obama administration. Warren, in an interview broadcast Thursday on CBS "This Morning," said that she should say where she stands on "all of the key issues. It's up to others to say whether they stand there as well, or if they stand in some different place."
President Barack Obama has drawn a 'Red Line' on dirty coal power plants. So in response, Tokyo has pledged to build 43 new coal power power plants in Japan.
According to the Daily Caller, "As Japan promises the United Nations it will cut carbon dioxide emissions, the country simultaneously plans on building 43 coal-fired power projects to make up for shuttered nuclear power."
Chaos reigns supreme behind the scenes at Hillary Clinton for President HQ in Brooklyn. Even Left-wing news website Politico is predicting that her White House ambitions are "collapsing."
Politico reports that, "Politico senior staff writer Glenn Thrush opined on Twitter that the Hillary Clinton 2016 presidential campaign was “collapsing completely” before it started, and that she “shouldn’t even bother to enter the race.”
1.China's auto market picks up in March, records 9.4 percent growth
BEIJING – An industry group says China's auto sales accelerated in March with strong demands for SUVs.The China Association of Automobile Manufacturers said Thursday that sales of passenger vehicles in world's largest auto market rose 9.4 percent to 1.87 million. That was up from February's 6.4 percent expansion.
Wowo Ltd, a Beijing-based e-commerce firm, had an initial public offering Wednesday on the Nasdaq Stock Market, raising $40 million in the first IPO from a Chinese company on a US exchange in 2015.Trading under the symbol "WOWO", shares opened Nasdaq trading at $11.06, hitting a high of $11.63 before closing at $10.29, up 2.9 percent.
Hmm. the Western media has been buzzing big time over rumours that Russian President Vladimir Putin has succumbed to a coup in the Kremlin. Putin aides say that the Russian President is just suffering from the flu. Well, if there was a coup, why would the Russian state-owned media announce Putin's 'executive authority' military orders to place its Northern Fleet on 'Full Alert' to prepare for combat readiness drills? The announcement was officially declared at 8:00 a.m. Moscow-time, Monday March 16.
Sputnik, a Rusian government sponsored news agency, reports that, "MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Russian President Vladimir Putin gave the order to bring the country’s Northern Fleet to full alert in a snap combat readiness exercise Monday, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said."
Gov. Scott Walker, a Republican, has been demonized by Democrat Party labor union thugs in Wisconsin, but Mr. Michael Johnson, CEO of Boys and Girls Club of Dane County, insists that Walker has shown sincerity to connect with the African-American community in the Badger State.
WKOW 27 reports that, "Gov. Scott Walker (R-Wisconsin) met with African-American community leaders from Madison Wednesday and spoke with the mother of Tony Robinson, the unarmed 19 year-old man who was shot and killed by a Madison police officer last Friday night. Boys and Girls Club of Dane County CEO Michael Johnson reached out to Gov. Walker on Monday asking for a meeting. He wanted to not only discuss what happened to Tony Robinson, but about helping Wisconsin's African-American population going forward."
Much ado about former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's secret emails. She has failed to disclose where her server is located, but a Freeper on Free Republic claims that you can find it in Englewood, Co.
According to Free Republic, "May have found server location...
I was doing some digging around and found this site where I plugged in some info to get to where I am.
I found two servers indicating inbound for the emails and all of the IPs point to Englewood Colorado.