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Daily Digest 3/3 - CA Gas Prices Soar, Red Flags In Cuba Slow Investment

Tuesday, March 3, 2015, 11:01 AM
  • Red flags in Cuba slow investment
  • Greek European deal: where are we?
  • Why I believe everyone should work retail at some point in their lives
  • Schiff: This time it’s different – it’s worse
  • Private police carry guns and make arrests, and their ranks are swelling
  • Supreme Court gives tacit approval for government to take anybody’s DNA
  • Despite Oil Price Plunge, California Gasoline Prices Soar
  • Goodbye Cow Milk, Hello Goat Milk
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Daily Digest 3/2 - A Week On My Bike, How Much More Economic Pain Can Vladimir Putin Take?

Monday, March 2, 2015, 10:27 AM
  • Why the Gap Between Worker Pay and Productivity Is So Problematic
  • Austerity Kills: Economic Distress Seen as Culprit in Sharp Rise in Suicide Rate Among Middle Aged
  • Nearly Halted in Sierra Leone, Ebola Makes Comeback by Sea
  • How Much More Economic Pain Can Vladimir Putin Take?
  • Can We Fix Climate Change With Technology?
  • A Week On My Bike
  • Icy Stillness and Muted Fishing in a New England Port
  • Extreme weather events in our future climate
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Daily Digest 2/28 - Net Neutrality Passes In Landmark FCC Decision, China Cuts Rates Again

Saturday, February 28, 2015, 10:28 AM
  • Net neutrality passes in landmark FCC decision
  • Out of Trouble, but Criminal Records Keep Men Out of Work
  • China's Central Bank Cuts Rates Again to Boost Economy
  • A Farewell To Mallrats
  • U.S. Cuts Off Student-Loan Collectors for Misleading Debtors
  • Big Beef
  • Peak What?
  • It's National CSA Sign Up Day!
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Daily Digest 2/27 - U.S. Economic Growth Revised Downward, Living Off The Grid In Canada

Friday, February 27, 2015, 11:17 AM
  • Germany's politicians at odds over vote on Greece bailout extension
  • Guillermo Barba: Gold & Silver in South America, Backwardation and Currency Wars
  • Talking to Millennial Homeowners Who Just Bought Their First Home
  • U.S. Economic Growth at Year’s End Revised Downward
  • Future batteries need to triple capacity, cut price by 67
  • Chevron to divest Romania shale licences, quit Europe exploration
  • How Much Crude Oil Do You Consume On A Daily Basis?
  • Mini-Documentary about Canadian Island that is Entirely Off the Grid 
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Daily Digest 2/26 - Edible Coffee Cups To Debut In U.K., Nigeria’s Future Depends On Electricity

Thursday, February 26, 2015, 10:49 AM
  • Ex-Plunge Protection Team Whistleblower: "Governments Control Markets; There Is No Price Discovery Anymore" 
  • Janet Yellen Is Freaking Out About "Audit The Fed" - Here Are 100 Reasons Why She SHould Be
  • How Mice Turned Their Private Paradise Into A Terrifying Dystopia
  • Terror in the Middle East: Scarcity, Poverty and Cultural Change
  • Having and Fighting Ebola — Public Health Lessons from a Clinician Turned Patient
  • Empire: The Unintended Consequences Of Colonialism
  • Shale Gas Project Encounters Determined Foes Deep in Algerian Sahara
  • Nigeria’s Future Depends On Electricity
  • Why Tesla's battery for your home should terrify utilities
  • The Fantastic Transformation of Subway Cars into Artificial Reefs
  • KFC Plans to Roll Out Edible Coffee Cups in the U.K.
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Daily Digest 2/25 - Fed Is in No Hurry to Raise Rates, Deflation Threat Grows In Europe

Wednesday, February 25, 2015, 10:29 AM
  • Illinois Comptroller Meets with Stateline Leaders
  • Chicago's Mayor Emanuel hopes to avoid run-off in election
  • U.K. North Sea Spending Cut in Half, Deterred by Oil Price, Tax
  • Venezuela Still Seen Defaulting in 2015 by Deutsche Bank
  • Junk Bond Investors Appeal to Banks in Europe on Safeguards
  • Ukraine tightens capital controls as hryvnia slump boosts risks
  • Kentucky House approves plan to borrow $3.3 billion to shore up teachers' pension system
  • Deflation Threat Grows in Europe
  • Japan 40-year bond auction produces highest yield of 1.55 percent
  • Israel becomes 20th central bank to cut rates this year
  • Why There Are No Winners in the Global Currency War
  • Janet Yellen Says Fed Is in No Hurry to Raise Rates
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Daily Digest 2/24 - Eurozone Approves Greece Bailout Plan, A Student Debt Revolt Begins

Tuesday, February 24, 2015, 10:51 AM
  • Eurozone Approves Greece Bailout Overhaul Plan
  • More New Jobs Are in City Centers, While Employment Growth Shrinks in the Suburbs
  • A Student Debt Revolt Begins
  • Obama Seeks New Protections for Retirement Savings in Speech to AARP
  • Could This Be Saudi Arabia’s Best Kept Secret?
  • No 'drama or fanfare' for Keystone veto, WH says
  • Oil: Shocking how vital it still is
  • Portland is now powered by water pipes and flushing toilets
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Daily Digest 2/22 - Playing With Nuclear Fire At Fukushima, De-Dollarization In Russia

Sunday, February 22, 2015, 11:08 AM
  • What ISIS Really Wants
  • Inflation Is Dead, Long Live Inflation
  • De-Dollarization: Russia Ratifies $100 Billion BRICS Bank
  • Fukushima: Playing With Nuclear Fire
  • A Deal That Preserves Greece’s Place in Eurozone, and Fiscal Restraints
  • Disclosures of Battle Plan by Pentagon Startle Many
  • NATO's Response to Putin's Odd War Games Won't Be Fast
  • Labor fight at West Coast ports comes to an end — for now
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Daily Digest 2/21 - No Rest for the Working, South Awaits More Deadly Cold

Saturday, February 21, 2015, 11:17 AM
  • Crispin Odey on debt, deflation and downturn predictions
  • A Spy Breaks His Silence: Imprisoned CIA Whistleblower Speaks Out
  • The Shockingly Simple, Surprisingly Cost-Effective Way to End Homelessness (jdargis)
  • In Service Sector, No Rest for the Working
  • Greek Debt Vastly Overstated, Investor Tells the World
  • As Oil Prices Tank, Firms Large And Small Feel The Pain
  • Rural Bankers Deepen Bearish Outlook on Farmland Values
  • Still Shivering From Deadly Cold, South Awaits More
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Daily Digest 2/20 - Limits To Growth Was Right, Facts and Economic Science

Friday, February 20, 2015, 11:27 AM
  • Limits to Growth was right. New research shows we're nearing collapse
  • Facts and Economic Science
  • Guardian Slams Telegraph Suggesting HSBC Coverage Was Biased Due To Owners' £250 MM Loan From Bank
  • Feds want you to bid on $11.7M worth of Ross Ulbricht’s bitcoins
  • Deadly CRE Germs Linked to Hard-to-Clean Medical Scopes
  • As Walmart Gives Raises, Other Employers May Have to Go Above Minimum Wage
  • Why The Stock Market Likes Cheap Oil
  • This Paper Keeps It Fresh