Ambassador to Turkey Nicholas Burns describes the attempted coup in Turkey. He explains that there has been a high level of distrust between that country’s military establishment and President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an. The military has a strong component who are secular Muslims, who are opposed to Erdo?an’s support of fundamentalist Islamists.
For more insights into the causes of the attempted coup, listen and watch.
Learn about the Takata Airbag recall, which is larger than the five next biggest auto recalls combined. Effecting mostly the southern states of the USA, the airbag malfunction has caused ten deaths and 150 injuries. It is estimated that about 20 percent of cars on the road today are effected.
This video is a Bloomberg analysis of the data that seems to show that the high technology boom of the past several years. The main argument is that fewer and fewer high tech IPOs have come to market recently, heralding the end of the high tech boom of recent years.
Yes fat, no fat; less sugar, no sugar; red meat, chicken, vegies, fruit. Navigating between the latest information, government recommendations, and simple common sense has become a minefield of choices. This video discusses why what to eat has become such a dilemma, and offers a possible solution.
Take a humorous look at the types of meals served to children at the most popular fast food chains in the US. Kids meals usually come with a sandwich, drink, some kind of toy, and sometimes a fruit or some other side dish. Check out this video and find out which fast-food kids meal appeals to Business Insider’s Joe Avella the most.
The Adonia was the first US cruise ship to sail and dock in Cuba since 1959. This event is just one more of many historic breakthroughs of the improvement of trade and other relations between the United States and Cuba since the Cold War. Watch the event here.
United States Secretary of State John Kerry stated this week that the US will not block permitted business with Iran since sanctions against this country were lifted. He was clarifying what the parameters of the lifting of sanctions agreement call for in light of confusion and complaints since that time.