World: Militants made more gains today in Iraq as the U.S. deploys a contingent of Marines to help guard the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad. In central Ukraine a natural gas pipeline was attacked and damaged one day after Russia cuts delivery. also, 2 Russian journalists were killed by mortar fire in Eastern Ukraine. Argentina is now negotiating with some of it's debt holders hoping not to default after an unfavorable ruling by the Supreme Court in the U.S. Besides the usual litany of crimes and tragedies, there were no other major developments across the world today
U.S.: Stocks were higher today. Gold was lower and oil was flat. Besides the usual crimes, tragedies, and trivialities, it was relatively calm in the U.S. today.
It was another day in t the calm before the coming economic storm,
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