Black Tuesday: Why the Stock Market Crash of 1929 Was So Terrible

We’ve had our share of market slips, but none that shook the nation so severely. By percentage, Oct. 29, 1929, now known better as Black Tuesday, was only the fourth-biggest Dow Jones drop in US history, as the markets tumbled 11.73%. Unfortunately, it came the day after third biggest fall, with its 12.82% slip. For … Read more

Why Crypto Markets Crash And 5 Ways Investors Can Deal

With over US $ 300 billion in value lost, here’s a look at the reasons behind crypto crashes and how investors can better prepare for such events. With more and more people holding cryptocurrencies today, the crypto crash of May 2022 has had severe financial consequences. Reliable currencies, including Bitcoin and Ether, met a terrible … Read more

China Eastern plane crash was deliberate, US analysis shows

U.S. investigators believe someone on board deliberately crashed a China Eastern flight in March, the Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday, in what was China’s deadliest air disaster in decades. China Eastern flight MU5375 was traveling from Kunming to Guangzhou on March 21 when it inexplicably plunged from an altitude of 29,000 feet into a mountainside, … Read more

China reinforces tight control over plane crash mystery

By Matthew Walsh The cause of China’s deadliest air crash in decades remains a mystery, with authorities giving few details in a preliminary report on Wednesday while enforcing strict censorship one month after the disaster. In the immediate aftermath of the crash, China’s ruling Communist Party moved quickly to control information, revving up its censorship … Read more