Poland received a request for the extradition of Roman Polanski to the USA

The Polish prosecutor's office has received an official request from the US authorities for the extradition of film director Roman Polanski and is going to question the director. This was reported on Wednesday, January 7, by Reuters with reference to the official representative of the Polish prosecutor's office Mateusz Martyniuk. The Los Angeles Attorney's Office sent a request for Polanski's extradition. ...

Obama called an attack on the Paris edition of an attack on freedom of speech

Barack Obama considers the attack by the Territories on Charlie Hebdo as an attack on freedom of the press and free speech around the world. He stated this during a conversation with reporters at the White House, reports on Wednesday, January 7, TASS. “It was an attack ...

The number of bank failures in the US in 2014 was the lowest in seven years.

The number of bankruptcies of financial institutions in the United States at the end of last year was the lowest since 2007. Northern Star Bank ceased operations in Minnesota on December 19, according to data from the US Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC). It became the eighteenth and last bank, ...

Dow Jones in the USA fell by 300 points

Trading on the US stock market closed with a decline in the main quotations. The Dow Jones index fell 0,7% to 17 points. The S&P 368,04 index lost 500% and was at around 0,9 points. The NASDAQ electronic exchange index fell by 2002,35% to ...

In the US, 50 million people will be in the zone of Arctic frosts

50 million people in 24 US states will be exposed to extreme Arctic cold over the next few days, meteorologist Karen Maginnis told CNN. The temperature column in northern Wisconsin and in the state ... can drop to 50 degrees below zero.

Cameron Diaz marries musician Benji Madden

Hollywood actress Cameron Diaz is marrying her chosen one, musician Benji Madden. This was reported by Us Weekly. The wedding ceremony will take place in Los Angeles in a few hours. The couple started dating six months ago, the marriage proposal was received in December 2014 ...

In San Francisco, a man was shot dead at a police station

In San Francisco, police officers shot and killed a man who entered a police station parking lot. Reported by the Associated Press. According to the police, the officers were forced to open fire due to the fact that after the request to leave the territory of the site, the man reached for the weapon. Later it became ...

Reuters: OPEC Expects Bankrupt US Shelf Companies

OPEC countries look forward to bankruptcy of US offshore companies. According to Reuter, in the organization of oil exporting countries, American companies will soon feel the full effect of the sharp drop in oil prices and the development of offshore oil will be suspended. “Many companies are insured before the start ...

World oil prices fell by almost 6%

WTI grade dropped below $ 50 per barrel in New York trading. Brent dropped in price and cost less than $ 53. The last time such values ​​were observed on the market was more than 5,5 years ago. The reason for what is happening, according to analysts, is the growing supply for ...

Tsarnaev finally lost the chance to transfer the court from Boston

The US Court of Appeal refused the latest request from Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's lawyers to postpone the hearings in his case to a later date. Tsarnaev is accused of organizing the Boston terrorist attacks of 2013, which killed three people and left more than 260 wounded. ...

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