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Daily Digest 5/30 - China's Rural Dumping Grounds, How Fake Money Saved Brazil

Saturday, May 30, 2015, 11:57 AM
  • How Fake Money Saved Brazil
  • Currency Wars, Gold Pools, and Comex Potential Claims Per Deliverable Ounce
  • Biden says Europeans questioning Russia sanctions 'inappropriate, annoying' – Spiegel
  • Exclusive: U.S. tried Stuxnet-style campaign against North Korea but failed - sources
  • Obama: 'Handful of senators' standing in way of Patriot Act
  • A Choice for Recovering Addicts: Relapse or Homelessness
  • China's Rural Dumping Grounds
  • 4 more bodies found after Texas flooding
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Daily Digest 5/29 - How To Survive A Banking Crisis, The Importance Of Energy Costs To The Global Economy

Friday, May 29, 2015, 10:24 AM
  • Why I’m Looking Forward to the Next Big Crash
  • Why Energy Costs Are So Important To The Global Economy
  • How to Survive a Banking Crisis
  • The Rise of Social Liberalism and G.O.P. Resistance
  • How Silver Miners Should Help Solve Silver Price Manipulation
  • When Will Self-Driving Trucks Destroy America?
  • Driverless cars are going to make some people puke
  • Texas Storm Victims Start Cleaning Up, Even as Rain Still Falls
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Daily Digest 5/28 - Antibiotic Resistance Spreads, A Very Bad Year For The Coal Industry

Thursday, May 28, 2015, 10:51 AM
  • The myth of victory
  • Why Baltimore Blew Up
  • Australia dumbs down as government bets on baristas over brains
  • I Don't Want To Be Right
  • Cleveland, Justice Department announce police settlement
  • Extremophile bacteria could be key to solving nuclear problems
  • The Kill Switch
  • World has no choice but to decarbonize: U.N. climate chief
  • Why Venezuelans worry more about food than crime
  • James Turk: Silver in Backwardation- No One Wants the Counter-Party Risk
  • It's Been a Very Bad Year So Far for the U.S. Coal Industry
  • As Antibiotic Resistance Spreads, WHO Plans Strategy To Fight It
  • Why Aussies aren't buying plug-in cars
  • Inching Toward Sustainability
  • India heatwave kills 800 as capital's roads melt
  • Taxing organic products could solve California water problem, experts say
  • Drought turns Californians against water bottling companies
  • Bird flu egg-splained: The impact goes far beyond your breakfast table
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Daily Digest 5/27 - Pensioners Threatened With Further Cuts, Venezuelans Stash Dollars

Wednesday, May 27, 2015, 10:42 AM
  • Pensioners threatened with further cuts
  • Japan Inc backs ’17 sales tax hike to fix debt woes
  • Italy central bank warns growth held back by credit crunch
  • Spain leader blames austerity, scandals for election result
  • Bolivar Plunges in Black Market as Venezuelans Stash Dollars
  • It’s Deja Vu for Bond Traders as Argentina CPI Is Deemed Unreal
  • IL Democrats proposing budget with $3 billion worth of debt
  • Portuguese public debt reaches 226.276 billion euros in first quarter
  • Puerto Rico Senate Passes Sales-Tax Bill With Amendments
  • BOJ Debt Purchases Can’t Offset Tumbling Demand at Bond Auctions
  • In Central Coast cattle region, drought continues to shrink the herds
  • Hungary Cuts Interest Rate to Record Low to Combat Deflation
  • Greece mulls bank ATM levy, tax to legalise undeclared income abroad
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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