The fate of Italy’s banks is still tied to public debt

IN ITALY’S BUDGET drama, the action is shifting away from Rome. Last month its populist government said it would run a fiscal deficit of 2.4% of GDP in 2019—wider than euro-zone rules permit, and than markets had expected. Cue a sharp rise in borrowing costs, to more than three percentage points above those in Germany […]

Lockheed engineers will determine the fate of the F-22s ravaged by Hurricane Michael at Tyndall Air Base

US Air Force photo by Senior Airman Derek Seifert The F-22 Raptor stealth fighter jets left behind at Tyndall Air Base, which was devastated by Hurricane Michael’s rampage across Florida, will be inspected by Lockheed Martin structural engineers. Tyndall Air Base serves as a critical training and maintenance ground for about 50 F-22s, or nearly a […]

Jamal Khashoggi’s family says they are ‘sadly and anxiously’ awaiting official word on the fate of the Saudi journalist who disappeared 2 weeks ago

CCTV/Hurriyet via AP The family of missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi said they are “sadly and anxiously” waiting on official news about what happened to him. Khashoggi was last seen entering the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul, Turkey, over two weeks ago Turkey alleges Khashoggi was killed and dismembered by Saudi operatives at the consulate The […]

Neil Armstrong’s fate after the moon landing reflects America’s declining trust in the government and interest in a space program

NASA via Getty Images Neil Armstrong‘s moon landing was a first in human history. Armstrong’s accomplishment briefly united a nation torn over the Vietnam war, the assassinations of Martin Luther King Jr. and Bobby Kennedy, and the riots of 1968. However, Armstrong’s fate after his “giant leap for all mankind” mirrored that of public interest in the […]

Riverdale season 3 spoilers: Fans OUTRAGED as Archie Andrews fate is sealed – 'I'm upset!'

WARNING: This article contains spoilers from Rivedale season three, episode one. Season three of Rivedale picked up where the last series ended, as Archie Andrews (played by KJ Apa) faced being sent to prison for the murder of Cassidy Bullick (Harrison Macdonald). Of course, fans of the Netflix programme know Archie had nothing to do […]

Game of Thrones season 8 spoilers: Tyrion Lannister star hints at fate with bizarre prank

Fans are eagerly awaiting news about their favourite Game of Thrones characters as the months lead up to the season eight debut next year. Fans are still none the wiser on who the HBO fantasy will finally see taking up their spot as the leader on Westeros and sitting down on the iconic Iron Throne. […]

Roseanne Barr Spoils Her Character's 'Cynical, Horrible' Fate on The Conners

Roseanne Barr isn’t happy with the way The Conners is handling her character’s exit. In a podcast released over the weekend, Barr spilled the beans on how the upcoming Roseanne offshoot will write off her character Roseanne Conner: “They killed her. They have her die of an opioid overdose.” Last season, on the Roseanne revival, Roseanne’s […]

VW Board Prepares to Decide Jailed Audi CEO’s Fate

Volkswagen’s supervisory board will meet on Monday to map out the future of Rupert Stadler, the suspended chief executive of its Audi brand. German outlet Der Spiegel reported on Friday that VW intends to decide whether or not Stadler, who has been in police custody since mid-June as part of a broader probe into the company’s […]

Game of Thrones season 8 spoilers: Daenerys Targaryen's tragic fate revealed?

The countdown until the next season of Game of Thrones has been going on for quite some time now, and yet, fans are still frantically deliberating over what will happen next. Season seven ended in August 2017 – over a year ago – and viewers aren’t likely to see the first part of season eight […]