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Daily Digest 9/17 - Stable Yen Key For Japan Businesses, Fracking Causing Earthquakes in NM

Wednesday, September 17, 2014, 10:06 AM
  • Joe Hockey dismisses Australian property bubble claims as 'lazy analysis'
  • Costa Rica Rating Cut to Junk as Deficit Keeps Widening
  • UK house prices hit new record as London average breaks £500,000
  • Gas production blamed for rise in Colorado, New Mexico quakes
  • BOJ's Kuroda says stable yen key for Japan businesses
  • China Provides 500 Billion Yuan Liquidity to Five Banks
  • U.S. Stocks Rise While Oil Rallies as PBOC Adds Stimulus
  • Italian bank lending falls for 28th straight month in August
  • Ruble Drops to Record as Russia Sanctions Fuel Dollar Shortage
  • Puerto Rico to pay $9.7 mn to restructuring consultant
  • San Diego sidewalks in bad shape
  • Italian economy may contract this year - economy minister
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Daily Digest 9/16 - Calpers to Exit Hedge Funds, Fixing Climate May Add No Costs

Tuesday, September 16, 2014, 11:01 AM
  • Calpers to Exit Hedge Funds, Divest $4 Billion Stake
  • Babson's Warning
  • Whoever Saves A Life
  • U.S. to End Coverage Under Health Care Law for Tens of Thousands
  • Will Portland Always Be a Retirement Community for the Young?
  • U.S. to Commit Up to 3,000 Troops to Fight Ebola in Africa
  • Fixing Climate Change May Add No Costs, Report Says
  • U.S. Targets Islamic State’s Lucrative Oil Smuggling Operations
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Daily Digest 9/15 - The Consequences Of Fracking, Helping The Great Barrier Reef

Monday, September 15, 2014, 11:00 AM
  • Renmibi Is Already De Facto Reserve Currency
  • New Peter Schiff debate on CNBC – Is QE doing more harm than good?
  • Putting the current bear markets in Gold and Silver into a longer-term perspective
  • Large Majority of Americans Lack Confidence in Obama Mission to Destroy ISIS, Poll Shows 
  • The Consequences Of Fracking: Two Clashing Views
  • To Cook or Not To Cook: The Question of Advanced Glycation Endproducts
  • Extent of Antarctic sea ice reaches record levels, scientists say
  • Wary of U.N. Action, Australia Unveils Plan to Aid Great Barrier Reef
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Daily Digest 9/14 - A Year Of Digital Detox, The Awful Reign Of The Red Delicious

Sunday, September 14, 2014, 11:17 AM
  • Reboot Or Die Trying
  • Americans Won't Relax, Even Late at Night or on the Weekend
  • Bracing for Scotland’s Referendum
  • Change on Scotland’s Border, Whatever the Referendum Result
  • Struggling to Starve ISIS of Oil Revenue, U.S. Seeks Assistance From Turkey
  • Sun and Wind Alter Global Landscape, Leaving Utilities Behind
  • Breaking Bad? Try Breaking Graphite
  • The Awful Reign Of The Red Delicious
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Daily Digest 9/13 - Long Fight Against Ebola Ahead, Scotland Independence Vote Nears

Saturday, September 13, 2014, 11:12 AM
  • Truce Is Strengthening, Ukraine President Says
  • Returning the gaze: everyone’s a war reporter in an always-connected world
  • Liberian President Pleads With Obama for Assistance in Combating Ebola
  • U.S. Scientists See Long Fight Against Ebola
  • Scots War Games Haunt U.K. Elite Bracing for Referendum
  • Is It The Whiskey Or The Oil?
  • Good news on ozone, bad news on greenhouse gases
  • 2002 Larsen B ice shelf collapse likely due to rising temps
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Daily Digest 9/12 - N.J. S&P Debt Rating Downgraded, Crystals For Solar Energy

Friday, September 12, 2014, 10:33 AM
  • Russia and Ukraine: A brief intermission
  • Next Week’s Fed Meeting Could See a Rise in the Dollar
  • American shakedown: Police won't charge you, but they'll grab your money
  • Disillusioned by the Economic "Recovery"
  • What are we here for? What is the reason for being alive? What is our true purpose?
  • Scottish referendum too close to call, says ICM poll 
  • Citing Christie's pension cuts and budget issues, S&P downgrades N.J. debt rating
  • Controlling Crystal Growth Can Lead To Cheap, Efficient Solar Energy
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Daily Digest 9/11 - What An Aging Population Looks Like, Farmers Wanted

Thursday, September 11, 2014, 8:48 AM
  • This Is What An Aging Population Looks Like
  • Detroit Clears Crucial Hurdle on Bankruptcy
  • The U.S. spends more on defense than the next eight countries combined
  • Learning to Love the Fed's Bubbles Is Our Only Choice
  • Moral Hazard: The Abysmal Failure of the Doctrine Of Selective Justice In Finance
  • Wanted: A Farmer
  • CO2 surge drove greenhouse gas levels to new high in 2013 - WMO
  • Printable solar panels, developed by CSIRO and Melbourne universities, one step closer to market
  • Safe lithium batteries with a long service life
  • Net Metering: Affordable Solar Panels that Actually Pay You
  • Carbon dioxide accumulates as seas and forests struggle to absorb
  • BP May Owe Anglers $585 Million After Oil Spill
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Daily Digest 9/10 - Venezuelan Rout Deepens, U.S. Deficit Increases From 2013

Wednesday, September 10, 2014, 9:52 AM
  • Spanish yields jump on fears Scotland vote may inspire Catalonia
  • Moody's lowers outlook on Brazil's government bond rating
  • US CBO Estimates $129b Aug Govt Deficit Vs $148b Defict Aug'13
  • Russia, China agree to settle more trade in yuan and rouble
  • Venezuelan Rout Deepens as Default Specter Raised
  • UK pension deficit doubles in year to August
  • Britain faces storm as giant global investors awaken to break-up dangers
  • French budget deficit widens over year to July
  • ECB's Constancio: Further policy tools available
  • Bank of Japan Buys Government Debt at Negative Yield
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Daily Digest 9/9 - The Ministry Of Markets, Australia's First Fuel-Cell Bicycle

Tuesday, September 9, 2014, 11:06 AM
  • They’re Coming for Your Accounts
  • Scottish Independence YES Vote Panic - Scotland Committing Suicide and Terminating the UK?
  • The Ministry Of Markets
  • SIPC Insurance Scam from Fraud Street-Professor Laurence Kotlikoff
  • A childbirth odyssey in austerity-hit Greece
  • The Arguments for and Against Shale Oil and Gas Developments
  • Australia's first fuel cell bicycle
  • Higgs Boson could spell the end of the universe - Stephen Hawking
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Daily Digest 9/8 - Wind Energy Cuts Electricity Bill, Has The World Fallen Out Of Love With Gold?

Monday, September 8, 2014, 10:34 AM
  • Has the world fallen out of love with gold?
  • As Crises Pile Up, a President Sticks to His Deliberative Approach
  • Some Retail Workers Find Better Deals With Unions
  • Destroying ISIS May Take Years, U.S. Officials Say
  • Iran Stiffens Resolve to Elude Sanctions in Face of Latest U.S. Penalties
  • Danish wheat quality at an all-time low
  • Wind energy cuts the electricity bill 
  • The present and future of Iceland’s volcanic eruption