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Risk is back on in a big way today as relief over French vote ripples across markets

Relief rippled across markets from stocks to bonds and currencies on bets that pro-growth centrist Emmanuel Macron will become France’s next president. Havens including gold, the yen, Treasuries and bunds fell out of favor. 727 more words


BREAKING: Blogger stabbed to death

A liberal blogger, Yameen Rasheed, was stabbed to death in the politically restive Maldivian capital Male, his family members and colleagues said Sunday. He was 29. 207 more words


Firefighters respond to fire at Columbia home

COLUMBIA – The Columbia Fire Department responded to reports of a structure fire in the 3300 block of Albany Court around 4:00 a.m. Saturday morning. 185 more words

Vladimir Nabakov

“The breaking of a wave cannot explain the whole sea.”

Vladimir Nabakov, novelist, born April 22nd, 1899

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Quotes And Aphorisms

A Toddling Life

When riddled by OCD, sometimes it is necessary to break the most enjoyable of habits in order to sanely keep them. That, my friends, is what happened yesterday. 48 more words


Plateau State Commissioner, Samuel Galadima Dies While Jogging


Plateau state commissioner for Housing and Urban Development, Samuel Galadima, has died. According to reports, Galadima died while he was jogging this morning with the state Governor, Simon Lalong, at the Rwang Pam Stadium. 45 more words