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Sheriff's office to probe circumstances of Texas man's death

HOUSTON (AP) — The actions of Texas deputies who looked into the death of a Houston man following his confrontation with an off-duty deputy and her husband will be reviewed as part of an internal affairs probe following complaints by the victim's family that the investigation was mishandled, authorities announced on Friday.

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USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Higher After Massive Jobs Gain

The Canadian dollar got a boost from a massive gain of 54,500 jobs in May. All the job gains came in the full time category and make a strong case that the Bank of Canada (BoC) could start hiking rates in early 2018. Oil recovered on Friday after a bad week for crude after the surprise buildup in US weekly inventories released on Wednesday. WTI is trading at ...

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Free 150 Marriott Rewards Points Promotion

Offer is available again (albeit with less points). You can earn up to 150 free Marriott Rewards points by registering at this Chirpify promotional page and then connecting your Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter social media accounts for 50 points each. If you don’t have a Marriott Rewards account yet, go here first and grab 1,000 free points for joining. This offer alone won’t get you enough points, but...

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Existing Discover Cardholders: Free $10 Kohl’s Cash

If you have a Discover credit card and shop at Kohl’s, follow the quick instructions below and check if you have $10 in Kohl’s Cash credit available in your account. There is no purchase required. Availability varies and you might see again next month; this one expires 7/2/17. Found via SD. Log into your Discover card account. Go to the Rewards tab and click on Discover Deals In the Search Merchants box, enter and click on “Kohl’s&#...

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New Low-Cost Broad Commodity ETFs from GraniteShares

Commodities are an asset class that some investors include in their portfolio for diversification purposes. Depending on the specific index, you might track the futures market for aluminum, coffee, copper, corn, cotton, crude oil, gold, diesel, lean hogs, live cattle, natural gas, nickel, silver, soybean meal, soybean oil, soybeans, sugar, unleaded gas, wheat, and zinc (image source). In my experience, when commodities prices have been hot, you see them in a lot of...

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Bank Bailouts and Property Taxes – Bloomberg

New York TimesBank Bailouts and Property TaxesBloomberg"It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change," says the epigraph from Charles Darwin on page 7 of Banco Popular Espanol SA's 2016 annual report. Well, there is change coming at ...ECB triggers overnight Santander rescue of Spain's Banco PopularReutersSantander Rescues Troubled Rival in Test of Europe's New RulesNew York ...

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