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cindy-hyde-smith-111218.jpg Mississippi Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., is facing considerable criticism after a video surfaced of the Republican lawmaker joking about attending a "public hanging." "If he invited me to a public hanging, I'd be on the front row," Hyde-Smith says in the video after receiving support from a...

wallstreet-sept13_12nov18.jpg After coming under pressure early in the session, stocks have seen further downside over the course of the trading day on Monday. The major averages have slid firmly into negative territory, with the Dow continuing to give back ground after reaching its best closing level in a month last Thursday.

wallstreet-july20_12nov18.jpg Stocks have moved significantly lower in morning trading on Monday, extending the notable downward move seen in the previous session. With the drop, the Dow continues to give back ground after reaching its best closing level in a month last Thursday.

trump-melania-111218.jpg In his first tweets after returning from a World War I centenary commemoration ceremony in Paris, President Donald Trump lashed out at U.S. allies, calling on them to repay the United States the expenses incurred for providing military protection to those countries or bear it alone. This is not the first time that Trump has criticized NATO allies for not spending enough on their defense. Trump's

kyrsten-sinema-111218.jpg Democratic Congresswoman Kyrsten Sinema's, D-Ariz., lead over Republican Congresswoman Martha McSally, R-Ariz., in Arizona's closely watched Senate race has continued to expand. Unofficial results released by the Arizona Secretary of State late Sunday showed Sinema leading McSally by 32,169 votes or about 1.5 percent.

alibaba-jd-single-day-111218.jpg Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Limited and rival JD.com have set new sales records for the "Singles Day" online shopping event. Alibaba said Sunday that it generated gross merchandise volume or GMV of 213.5 billion yuan, or $30.8 billion on November 11, 2018, representing an increase of 27 percent compared to 2017. The Singles Day shopping festival began in 2009.

silver-miller-lawsuit-111218.jpg U.S.-based cryptocurrency investor law firm Silver Miller recently filed several arbitration claims against telecommunication giants AT&T and T-Mobile on behalf of crypto asset holders who are victims of "SIM swapping" that cost them their cryptocurrencies. Silver Miller is known to be a strong advocate for cryptocurrency investors harmed in a variety of ways.

gop-111218.jpg President Donald Trump and Rick Scott, the Republican candidate for Florida's Senate seat, have alleged electoral fraud as a machine recount of votes has been ordered for state governor and senator following Tuesday's closely fought midterm elections.

softbank-ipo-111218.jpg Japanese conglomerate SoftBank Group Corp. said Monday it has received approval from the Tokyo Stock Exchange for listing of common stock of its Japanese mobile telecoms unit, SoftBank Corp. SoftBank plans to sell shares worth 2.4 trillion yen, or $21 billion, in its domestic mobile telecom unit. This would make it the world's biggest IPO after Alibaba's $25 billion IPO in 2014.

coloradoissuesdesit-nov12.jpg The Colorado Securities watchdog issued cease and desist orders to four cryptocurrency startups asking them to stop promoting unregistered securities to residents of the state. This brings the total number of cease-and-desist orders signed by Colorado Securities Commissioner Gerald Rome to 12. In May, an "ICO Task Force" within the Colorado Division of Securities had carried out an investigatio

wallstreet-oct03_12nov18.jpg After ending the previous session notably lower, stocks may see some further downside in morning trading on Monday. The major index futures are currently pointing to a lower open for the markets, with the Dow futures down by 68 points.

wallstreet-nov12.jpg There are no major economic announcement on Monday and the entire week is very quiet. Investors might focus on Retail sales and industrial production reports in the coming days.

malaysianuniversities-111218.jpg The Malaysian Ministry of Education launched an e-Scroll system for a consortium of Malaysian public universities to verify and validate degree certificates using a blockchain-powered web application. The need for such a system has arisen due to the increasing number of fake degrees and how easily available they are via the Internet.

bitmain-nov12.jpg Bitmain, the China-based bitcoin mining giant, filed a lawsuit in the U.S against an anonymous hacker for the alleged theft of $5.5 million worth cryptocurrencies. The currencies were stolen in April from Bitmain's account on cryptocurrency trading platform Binance. In the court document, the designer of ASIC chips for Bitcoin mining alleged theft against John Doe, whose true name is not known.

stockmarkets-aug16_12nov18.jpg European stocks were trading mixed Monday on global growth worries and amid lack of fresh catalysts after the U.S. midterm elections. The pan-European Stoxx Europe 600 index was down 0.26 percent at 364.78 in opening deals after declining 0.4 percent on Friday. The German DAX was losing 0.8 percent...

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