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Daily Digest 5/26 - HSBC Fears World Recession, America's Crumbling Infrastructure

Tuesday, May 26, 2015, 9:30 AM
  • 1000s form human chain outside Japan parliament over US military base
  • HSBC fears world recession with no lifeboats left
  • America's crumbling infrastructure
  • Project Exodus
  • Mass-market electric cars will go 200 miles, but are still a long way from being profitable
  • Why Tesla’s Battery’s Won’t Work For Rooftop Solar
  • More than 430 dead in India heatwave
  • Nigeria Fuel Shortages Ground Planes, Threaten MTN, Banks
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Daily Digest 5/24 - The End Of The Petrodollar, U.S. Egg Prices Soar

Sunday, May 24, 2015, 12:09 PM
  • The Secret Meeting in London to End Cash
  • The amazing, surprising, Africa-driven demographic future of the Earth, in 9 charts
  • The Era Of Impact
  • Scott Walker in Oklahoma: End US ban on crude oil exports
  • Oil Trains: Scary secrecy
  • Saudia Arabia Acknowledges End of Petrodollar
  • U.S. egg prices soar as avian flu batters poultry industry
  • Protests against GMO crops and pesticides target Monsanto, international agribusiness giant 
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Daily Digest 5/23 - Adieu To Food Waste, Gold And Recessions

Saturday, May 23, 2015, 10:01 AM
  • BRICS trample U.S. in South America
  • A Vision of Monetary Hell Troubles Our Sleep
  • Adieu to food waste: French govt forces supermarkets to donate to charity
  • Gold And Recessions
  • Our Crazy-Making Economy's Endgame: Festering Frustration Seeking An Outlet
  • USA Freedom Act fails as senators reject bill to scrap NSA bulk collection
  • Smart Money Entering Precious Metals as Russia Buys Another 300,000 Ounces
  • Now the Bank of England needs to deliver QE for the people
  • Millions of Barrels of Oil Are About to Vanish
  • Semiliquid battery competitive with both Li-ion batteries and supercapacitors
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Daily Digest 5/22 - Clock Running Out For Struggling Oil Companies, Your Contribution To The CA Drought

Friday, May 22, 2015, 9:45 AM
  • Banks Will Keep Doing FX Stuff That Got Them in Trouble
  • Freddie Gray death: Grand jury indicts police officers
  • Frontline health workers were sidelined in $3.3bn fight against Ebola
  • Clock Running Out For Struggling Oil Companies
  • California governor declares state of emergency after oil slick spreads off coast
  • Get Ready: Protesters Vow to 'Flood the System' for Climate and Planetary Justice
  • Your Contribution to the California Drought
  • Iowa bird-flu farms fall short on containment measures
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Daily Digest 5/21 - Greece Nears Debt Deal, OPEC Struggles To Keep Up

Thursday, May 21, 2015, 10:32 AM
  • Venezuela's Inflation Rate Is 200% and Credit Card Companies Are Cashing In
  • The Improbable in Service to the Insatiable
  • Greece nears debt deal in May as money runs low
  • An Insane Financial World
  • Global banks admit guilt in forex probe, fined nearly $6 billion
  • Los Angeles' minimum wage on track to go up to $15 by 2020
  • Workers Race to Clean Up Oil Spill on California Coast
  • OPEC Struggling To Keep Up The Pace In Oil Price War
  • Vortex Bladeless aims for lower-cost wind energy approach
  • To fight bee decline, Obama proposes more land to feed bees
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Daily Digest 5/20 - ECB Will Act If Inflation Target Isn't Met, More Red Light Cameras Coming Out

Wednesday, May 20, 2015, 10:41 AM
  • San Bernardino council backs bankruptcy plan that hammers bondholders
  • Chicago Said to Delay $383 Million Bond Sale After Downgrade
  • 10 Investigates: More red light cameras coming out
  • Half of college graduates expect to be supported by their families
  • Euro Slumps After Official Says ECB Will Front-Load Stimulus
  • Baht in Currency War After First-to-Worst Rout a Year After Coup
  • Noyer: ECB will act if inflation target isn't met
  • RBA minutes confirm scope for further interest rate cuts
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Daily Digest 5/19 - Markets Are in a 'Twilight Zone', Get Ready For A Solar Boom

Tuesday, May 19, 2015, 10:38 AM
  • Bank of America: Markets Are in a 'Twilight Zone' and It's Time to Hold More Cash and Gold
  • Obama will restrict grenade launchers, military equipment from local police
  • When It Comes to Wage Abuses, It’s Not Just the Nail Salons
  • Engineered virus protects bacteria while eliminating antibiotic resistance
  • New Texas law bans cities from banning fracking, drilling
  • Get Ready for Solar Boom From China Plants as Asia Demand Swells 
  • Oil Prices Will Fall: A Lesson In Gravity
  • Water level in Lake Mead, largest reservoir in the US, drops 150 feet in 14 years
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Daily Digest 5/18 - Dead Nation Walking, The Great Fossil Fuel Subsidy Myth

Monday, May 18, 2015, 10:48 AM
  • Dead Nation Walking
  • Stranded: How America's Failing Public Transportation Increases Inequality
  • #TakeUsWithYouScotland: 1000s in N. England sign petition to join 'future independent Scotland'
  • Kerry says U.S. and China discuss further sanctions on North Korea
  • The GOP Is Dying Off. Literally.
  • The In-State Tuition Break, Slowly Disappearing
  • Fake Diplomas, Real Cash: Pakistani Company Axact Reaps Millions
  • The Great Fossil Fuel Subsidy Myth
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Daily Digest 5/17 - Common Retirement-Ruining Myths, Blueprint for a Better Human Body

Sunday, May 17, 2015, 11:37 AM
  • How Wall Street Is Fighting to Rip Off Your Retirement Money
  • 7 common myths that can ruin your retirement
  • Use privacy software if you want to be safe from Facebook, warns watchdog
  • America's premier rail superhighway is slowly falling apart
  • Amtrak, After Derailment, Told to Expand Automatic Brake Use
  • Millennials Are Ditching College and Heading Back to the Workplace
  • Blueprint for a Better Human Body
  • Brown’s Arid California, Thanks Partly to His Father
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Daily Digest 5/16 - Rise Of The Robots, Are We Headed For An Egg Shortage?

Saturday, May 16, 2015, 11:54 AM
  • China is on track for the biggest reduction in coal use ever recorded
  • ‘Rise of the Robots’ and ‘Shadow Work’
  • The Plot Against Trains
  • Gold Up 2.5%, Silver Surges 7% In Week as Bond Market Quakes
  • House Of Cards: Will It Collapse?
  • They Built It. No One Came.
  • Sick Iowa Hens Mean U.S. Bird-Flu Outbreak May Be Worst Ever
  • Are we headed for an egg shortage?