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    Leaders focus on climate change, terrorism on 2nd day of G-7 meeting
    Jun08

    Leaders focus on climate change, terrorism on 2nd day of G-7 meeting

    After spending much of the first day talking about Ukraine, leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy democracies shifted their focus Monday to global issues including climate change, terrorism and the threat from diseases such as Ebola. …read more Source: FOX...

    History becomes a weapon in Russia-West rift over Ukraine
    Jun08

    History becomes a weapon in Russia-West rift over Ukraine

    Critics say Russia is attempting to rewrite history in its own favour using textbooks and other media …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Resource Efficiency — The Underestimated Topic of the G7 Summit
    Jun08

    Resource Efficiency — The Underestimated Topic of the G7 Summit

    A wonderful Bavarian castle provides the photo backdrop for the G7 Summit. Of course, the classical issues of economy and foreign policy will take center stage, for example the Ukraine crisis and Greece. However, there are other subjects on the agenda as well. One of these “also ran”-topics is resource efficiency.Resource Efficiency...

    Climate change, terror on agenda for 2nd day of G-7 meeting
    Jun08

    Climate change, terror on agenda for 2nd day of G-7 meeting

    ELMAU, Germany (AP) — After spending much of the first day talking about Ukraine, leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy democracies shifted their focus Monday to global issues including climate change, terrorism and the threat from diseases such as Ebola. German Chancellor Angela Merkel aimed to get backing for a strong agreement on cutting back...

    Climate change, terror on agenda for 2nd day of G-7 meeting
    Jun08

    Climate change, terror on agenda for 2nd day of G-7 meeting

    ELMAU, Germany (AP) — After spending much of the first day talking about Ukraine, leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy democracies shifted their… …read more Source:...

    Russia’s Ukrainian Retreat
    Jun08

    Russia’s Ukrainian Retreat

    Is Vladimir Putin mounting a charm offensive, a military offensive or both? Last month, Russia’s president greeted U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry with conspicuous warmth at a newly built palace in Sochi for their first meeting since the beginning of the Ukraine crisis. They talked about eastern Ukraine’s future not as a piece of...

    What are traders chatting about this morning? A sell off in Europe … (DIA, SPX, SPY, QQQ, IWM, TLT)
    Jun08

    What are traders chatting about this morning? A sell off in Europe … (DIA, SPX, SPY, QQQ, IWM, TLT)

    Via Dave Lutz at JonesTrading, here’s what traders are talking about before Monday’s open. Good Morning! US Futures are continuing Friday’s NFP weakness, with the Russell losing 25bp early. This mirrors weakness overseas, which sees the DAX losing 60bp in very good volumes. Consumer Discretionary and Tech are the main drivers of...

    THE LATEST: Obama, Hollande agree on Ukraine, Iran nukes
    Jun08

    THE LATEST: Obama, Hollande agree on Ukraine, Iran nukes

    ELMAU, Germany (AP) — 10:45 a.m. (0845 GMT; 4:45 a.m. EDT) …read more Source: U.S....

    THE LATEST: Obama, Hollande agree on Ukraine, Iran nukes
    Jun08

    THE LATEST: Obama, Hollande agree on Ukraine, Iran nukes

    ELMAU, Germany (AP) — 12:25 p.m. (1125 GMT; 6:25 a.m EDT) …read more Source: CNS...

    THE LATEST: Obama, Hollande agree on Ukraine, Iran nukes
    Jun08

    THE LATEST: Obama, Hollande agree on Ukraine, Iran nukes

    12:25 p.m. (1125 GMT; 6:25 a.m EDT)Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...