‘Entire Middle East’ should look like Israel – Pompeo

Israel is everything the US wishes the Middle East would be, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo declared in a speech, while bashing the Obama administration’s approach to Iran as resembling a “Disney movie.” Speaking at the annual Jewish Institute for National Security of America (JINSA) dinner in Washington on Wednesday, Pompeo argued that Israel […]

It looks like the place everyone wants to go skiing this winter is in the middle of the desert

flickr/Murray Foubister Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico, is one of the top trending ski destinations in 2018. That’s according to Kayak’s 2018 Holiday Travel Guide. Other top trending ski destinations include Banff, Canada and Quebec City, Canada. When you think of the desert, chances are, your thoughts gravitate towards a hot, arid, and sunny climate. But the […]

Child Uses a Training Potty in the Middle of an Airplane

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Flash Sale: New York to Eastern Europe & Middle East From $300 Round-Trip

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Success in America has nothing to do with hard work — and we’re in the middle of a ‘war on normal people’

Justin Merriman/Getty America generally believes the path to success in today's competitive job climate is through hard work, regardless of one's background or hometown. But Andrew Yang, former CEO of Venture for America, says he received an education from Brown and Columbia not by working hard, but because he was a good test taker. Yang believes intelligence […]

Trump says discussed Middle East with Putin, made progress on conflicts

US President Donald Trump has said that he discussed the Middle East conflicts with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki and said he hoped that at some point Iran would call him and say “let’s make a deal”. Read more Speaking from the White House a day after meeting with Russian president Vladimir Putin in […]

Kate Middleton has a very interesting link to this Middle Eastern country

Kate Middleton, 36, grew up in Berkshire before she met her husband Prince William, 36. The pair currently live in at Kensington Palace with their three children; Prince George, 4, Princess Charlotte, 3, and Prince Louis, two months. However, the Duchess of Cambridge didn’t always live in the UK thanks to her parent’s careers. Carol […]

Get ready for $250 oil if Iran blocks key shipment route in Middle East, analysts tell RT

Tehran is threatening to block the Strait of Hormuz, a crucial artery for oil shipments from the Middle East, if Iranian exports are hampered. This will result in a huge loss of global crude supply and soaring prices. Read more Most of the crude exported from Saudi Arabia, Iran, the United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, and […]

Uber is reportedly in talks with Dubai ride-sharing service Careem to merge their Middle East operations

Tero Vesalainen/Shutterstock Uber Technologies is in preliminary talks with rival Careem to combine their Middle Eastern ride-hailing services, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday, citing three people familiar with the matter. The companies have discussed several potential deal structures and under one of them, Careem’s current leaders would manage the new combined business while retaining one or […]

US oil touches $75 amid fears Iran will block Middle East shipments

West Texas Intermediate (WTI), the US benchmark, has surged to $ 75 per barrel for the first time since the oil crisis of 2014. Read more The movement came after Iran reportedly threatened to disrupt oil shipments from the Middle East Gulf if Washington pressed ahead with sanctions against Iran. On Wednesday, the WTI slipped […]