JPMorgan: The risk of a 'major miscalculation' by Trump could drive oil to $90 (JPM)

JPMorgan: A drop in Iranian crude exports after US sanctions bite in November is expected to drive a "spike" in oil to $90 per barrel. The risk that Trump's sanctions misfire is "tough to calibrate," the bank said. US-China trade war developments are "disturbing over the medium-term." Markets' reactions mean investors may have been expecting …

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OPEC and Russia shrug off Trump's tweet tirade on oil prices

OPEC leader Saudi Arabia and its biggest ally outside the group, Russia, have pushed back against complaints by US President Donald Trump that oil prices are too high, Reuters reported. Oil reached $80 per barrel this month causing Trump to tweet on Thursday: "We protect the countries of the Middle East, they would not be …

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Avalanche of new Kavanaugh accusers could kill his nomination and even sink his current job

President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, had his nomination rocked by additional and graphic accusations of sexual misconduct over the weekend. A New Yorker story described an investigation by Senate Democrats into whether Kavanaugh exposed himself to, and assaulted, a woman in college on Sunday.  Lawyer and activist Michael Avenatti also revealed he …

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The gig economy pays just $828 a month — here's why driving for Uber is no substitute for a full-time job (EBAY, AMZN)

The number of people participating in the so-called gig economy has increased significantly in the last five years, a new study from JP Morgan Chase Institute found. The increase was largely spurred by growing numbers of people driving for services such as Uber and Lyft, according to the study. But few people are making significant …

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Serena Williams says she relies on friend Meghan Markle and texts her for support — and that attending the royal wedding was like ‘literally watching history’

Serena Williams and Meghan Markle are relying on each other a lot at the moment, the tennis star said in an interview with an Australian talk show on Sunday. The tennis icon is currently in the midst of a sexism row following her outburst at the 2018 US Open final. During the interview, Williams reflected …

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