Pakistan’s Imran Khan Handed 10-Year Prison Sentence for Revealing State Secrets

ISLAMABAD — A Pakistani court on Tuesday sentenced former Prime Minister Imran Khan and one of his party deputies to 10 years in prison each, after finding them guilty of revealing official secrets. The verdict drew swift criticism from Khan’s followers. It was also another blow to Khan, a former cricket star turned Islamist politician … Read more

Brooklyn Nets Star Mikal Bridges Dunks on 10-Year Chipotle Streak

Could you eat the same meal every day for 10 days? Most people would probably answer that question with a no, but Brooklyn Nets star Mikal Bridges has done exactly that! The NBA star recently revealed his daily meal for the past ten years and many fans totally agree with his choice! Mikal Bridges Loves … Read more

10-year Treasury yield rises to start the week

The 10-year Treasury note yield rose Monday to start the last full trading week of 2023. The yield on the 10-year Treasury was more than 2 basis points higher at 3.954%. On Thursday, the yield fell below the 4% level, hitting its lowest since July. The 2-year Treasury yield was little changed at 4.459%, below … Read more

Shohei Ohtani, Los Angeles Dodgers Strike Record-Breaking 10-Year, $700 Million Deal

Shohei Ohtani is joining the Los Angeles Dodgers. MLB’s most talented player and sought-after free agent announced his decision on Instagram on Saturday. Ohtani’s contract is for 10 years and $700 million, according to a statement issued by agent Nez Balelo. Here’s that statement in whole, courtesy of Baseball America’s JJ Cooper. Ohtani, the easy No. 1 … Read more

10-year Treasury yield retreats after rising to 5%

U.S. Treasury yields ticked lower Friday after rising to multiyear highs a day earlier as investors digested comments by Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell. The yield on the 10-year Treasury fell to 4.907%, down around 8 basis points. The 2-year Treasury yield was trading around 5.071%, falling around 10 basis points. On Thursday, the 10-year Treasury yield topped 5% … Read more

Stakes raised for Powell speech Thursday with 10-year yield on cusp of 5%. Here’s what he could say

U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell holds a press conference after the release of the Fed policy decision to leave interest rates unchanged, at the Federal Reserve in Washington, D.C., on Sept. 20, 2023. Evelyn Hockstein | Reuters Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell is set to deliver what could be a key policy address, with … Read more

10-year yield jumps back near 16-year high after jobs report

U.S. Treasury yields rose Friday, with the 10-year nearing a 16-year high after the latest jobs data came in stronger than economists anticipated. The yield on the 10-year Treasury was up by 13 basis points at 4.851%. It had hit a fresh 16-year high earlier in the week, rising as high as 4.884%. The yield … Read more

10-year Treasury yield falls slightly ahead of Friday’s jobs report

Long-duration Treasury yields rose again on Thursday as investors awaited a key jobs report to gauge the path of monetary policy. The yield on the 10-year Treasury slipped 2 basis points to 4.712%. It had risen as high as 4.884% on Wednesday, hitting a 16-year high. The yield on the 30-year Treasury was marginally down … Read more

Bill Gross says the 10-year Treasury could test 5% in the short term

Bill Gross, Portfolio Manager, Janus Capital Group Lucy Nicholson | Reuters Widely followed investor Bill Gross believes Treasury yields have the potential to shoot even higher in the short run. “I think we’re gonna go to five [percent],” Gross said on CNBC’s “Last Call” on Tuesday, referring to the 10-year Treasury yield. “The market certainly … Read more

BOJ increases Wednesday’s bond purchase as 10-year JGB yields hit decade peak

A pedestrian walks past the Bank of Japan (BoJ) building in central Tokyo on July 28, 2023. Richard A. Brooks | Afp | Getty Images The Bank of Japan announced it’s increasing its bond purchases at Wednesday’s auction, as a spike in government bond yields tests its resolve to defend its yield curve control policy. … Read more