1---High-Yield Bond Funds Smashed With Record $7.1 Billion Outflows, zero hedge
2---Consumer Credit Growth Tumbles, Misses By Most In 8 Months, zero hedge
3---Top Ten Signs Of The Coming Stock Market Crash, Forbes
4---As a Man-Made Famine Looms, Christmas Comes Early to South Sudan: The Limits of America's African Experiment in Nation Building, Nick Turse, smirking chimp
5---GFC Seer Raghuram Rajan Warns of New Crash, naked capitalism
6--Only Now Does Influential Bank Group Complain That Low Volatility is Producing Too Much Risk-Taking, naked capitalism
7--Kiev ends ceasefire at MH17 crash site, West blocks Moscow’s UN plea to reinstate it, RT
8--Obama authorizes airstrikes in Iraq to 'protect US personnel', RT
9--Russia bans agricultural products from EU, USA, Australia, Norway, Canada, RT
10--Abenomics has two problems - consumers and companies: James Saft, Reuters
11---Western countries at the UN Security Council have blocked Russia-suggested draft statement calling for the obsevance of a ceasefire at the Malaysian Boeing airliner's crash site in Ukraine, itar tass
August 08, /ITAR-TASS/. Western countries at the UN Security Council have blocked Russia-suggested draft statement calling for the obsevance of a ceasefire at the Malaysian Boeing airliner's crash site in Ukraine, Russia's UN Ambassador Vitaly Churkin told journalidts on Thursday.
"It (the draft statement) was blocked in a typical manner," the diplomat said. According to him, Lithuania, the United States, and Australia started suggesting unacceptable amendments for introduction to the text. Churkin recalled that the discontinuance of the ceasefire in the area of the airliner's crash site was a direct breach of the UNSC resolution.
12---Poroshenko Ends MH17 Crash Zone Ceasefire, RIA Novoski
13---Ukrainian offensive against Donetsk raises threat of war with Russia , wsws