Michigan football, MSU will be surpassed by Indiana

Michigan football, MSU will be surpassed by Indiana

Our Big Ten experts in the USA TODAY Sports Network make bold predictions entering the 2020 college football season.  Frank Bodani, York Daily Record: Minnesota will build on its success from 2019 by winning the Big Ten West division, playing in its first Big Ten title game and taking Ohio State to the wire.  [ Want more Michigan … Read more

Obama administration approved, built temporary holding enclosures at southern border

Obama administration approved, built temporary holding enclosures at southern border

The claim: Michelle Obama criticized the Trump administration for putting kids in cages, but the cages were built during the Obama administration The claim is illustrated in a Facebook meme that recently went viral. Former President Barack Obama’s head was superimposed over the face of a person in a construction worker’s outfit. “Obama” stands in … Read more

Ireland Baldwin uses ‘I voted’ stickers as pasties in topless photo urging people to vote

Ireland Baldwin used political pasties to encourage people to vote. (Screenshot: Ireland Baldwin via Instagram)

Ireland Baldwin really wants people to vote. The model, who turns 25 on Friday, went topless — except for two “I voted” stickers as pasties — to spread the word that “voting is cool.” Baldwin, who often preaches body positivity, added to her message, “And so are disproportionate boobs.” The series of photos Baldwin, the … Read more

Is Geron Corporation (NASDAQ:GERN) Popular Amongst Institutions?

Is Geron Corporation (NASDAQ:GERN) Popular Amongst Institutions?

The big shareholder groups in Geron Corporation (NASDAQ:GERN) have power over the company. Large companies usually have institutions as shareholders, and we usually see insiders owning shares in smaller companies. Companies that used to be publicly owned tend to have lower insider ownership. Geron is not a large company by global standards. It has a … Read more

Erdogan confirms Russian S-400 tests despite US objections

Turkey Missile Defense

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey’s president on Friday confirmed the country tested its Russian-made S-400 missile defense system, despite objections from the United States. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey had every right to test its equipment. “They were tested, they’re being tested,” he announced. “America’s stance is absolutely not binding for us,” he said. “We … Read more

Have Financials A Role To Play?

Stanley Black & Decker, Inc.'s (NYSE:SWK) Financials Are Too Obscure To Link With Current Share Price Momentum: What's In Store For the Stock?

Most readers would already be aware that Chart Industries’ (NASDAQ:GTLS) stock increased significantly by 31% over the past three months. Given that stock prices are usually aligned with a company’s financial performance in the long-term, we decided to study its financial indicators more closely to see if they had a hand to play in the … Read more

Raiders latest COVID tests all negative

Raiders latest COVID tests all negative

The Las Vegas Raiders’ latest batch of COVID-19 tests all came back negative and their game scheduled for Sunday against Tampa Bay is on for now. The Raiders placed two players on the COVID-19 list following positive tests earlier in the week and put five more players on the list because of “high risk” close … Read more

Pakistan stays on global terrorism financing ‘grey list’

Pakistan stays on global terrorism financing 'grey list'

PARIS (Reuters) – A global dirty money watchdog decided on Friday to keep Pakistan on its “grey list”, despite progress by Islamabad on meeting international anti-terrorism financing norms. In a statement, the Financial Action Task Force urged Pakistan to complete an internationally agreed action plan by February 2021. Last February, Pakistan secured an extra four … Read more

Do Institutions Own Lumen Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:LUMN) Shares?

Do Institutions Own Lumen Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:LUMN) Shares?

A look at the shareholders of Lumen Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:LUMN) can tell us which group is most powerful. Generally speaking, as a company grows, institutions will increase their ownership. Conversely, insiders often decrease their ownership over time. Companies that have been privatized tend to have low insider ownership. Lumen Technologies has a market capitalization of … Read more