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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?
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Daily Digest 5/15 - Bird Flu Affecting Millions Of Hens, What The Pacific Trade Deal Means For Diets

Friday, May 15, 2015, 9:43 AM
  • How to end boom and bust: make cash illegal
  • How the DEA took a young man’s life savings without ever charging him with a crime
  • How Our War on Drugs Undermines Mexico
  • Financial Repression Discussion With Richard Duncan
  • Amtrak Says Shortfalls and Rules Delayed Its Safety System
  • No One's Talking About What The Pacific Trade Deal Means For Diets
  • This Video Shows Exactly How Eating Organic Affects Pesticide Levels in Our Bodies
  • Egg Farms Hit Hard as Bird Flu Affects Millions of Hens
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Daily Digest 5/14 - Natural Police, How Saudi Arabia Sets The Global (Currency) Markets

Thursday, May 14, 2015, 10:30 AM
  • Natural Police
  • Police Officers: Morale Is Low In Departments Across The Country
  • With body cameras rolling, police use less force
  • How Saudi Arabia Sets The Global (Currency) Markets
  • 5 Big Banks Expected to Plead Guilty to Felony Charges, but Punishments May Be Tempered
  • Why Is Oklahoma Now The Earthquake Capital Of The U.S?
  • Scientists: Earth Endangered by New Strain of Fact-Resistant Humans
  • This Man Is America’s Best Hope for Near-Term Climate Action
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Daily Digest 5/13 - Korea Debt Woes Extend To Students, CO Water Shortage Looms

Wednesday, May 13, 2015, 10:28 AM
  • Illinois bond yields rise amid worry over credit rating downgrade
  • San Bernardino bondholders lose out versus Calpers -tentative ruling
  • Detroit County’s Armageddon Warning Heeded as Jail Bonds Tumble
  • Currency war poses dilemma for BOK
  • Korea’s growing debt woes extend to students
  • Slow growth, bad debt will force India banks to cut rates
  • CHARTS: Australia's government debt is expected to rise to $573 billion over the next decade
  • BOJ Becomes ETF Managers’ Best Friend With Half the Market
  • America's Future Got $7 Trillion Worse Since the Financial Crisis
  • Venezuela Faces Crime Epidemic
  • Colorado River water shortage looms
  • San Jose to face mandatory water rationing with monthly allotments
  • Greece raids emergency account to repay debt
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Daily Digest 5/12 - NY Backs Bitcoin Exchange, How To Rewrite Decades of Economic Policy

Tuesday, May 12, 2015, 11:47 AM
  • As Global Number of Pupils Soars, Education Falls Behind
  • NY Backs Bitcoin Exchange. But It May Not Fly in California
  • Revealed: FBI violated its own rules while spying on Keystone XL opponents
  • The Biggest Silver Haul In History
  • Middle Class Is Disappearing, at Least From Vocabulary of Possible 2016 Contenders
  • “Vanity capital” is the new metric for narcissism, and analysts say its value worldwide is greater than Germany’s GDP
  • Report by Clinton Adviser Proposes ‘Rewriting’ Decades of Economic Policy
  • At least 68 dead after another major earthquake centered in Nepal
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Daily Digest 5/11 - Resilience Is The New Black, Tesla Wants To Change Energy Infrastructure

Monday, May 11, 2015, 10:15 AM
  • Resilience is The New Black
  • Quote Of The Year. And The Next. And The One After
  • The Only Way Is Down
  • If America really valued mothers, we wouldn’t treat them like this
  • Gold Is Nearing An Important Pivot Point In 7 Charts
  • Tesla Energy’s goal? Changing the “energy infrastructure of the world”
  • How Much Longer Can The Oil Age Last?
  • Grabbing Paddles in Seattle to Ward Off an Oil Giant
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Daily Digest 5/10 - Ukraine Rebels Nationalize Banks, China Cuts Rates to Halt Economic Slide

Sunday, May 10, 2015, 11:32 AM
  • A Multinational Trojan Horse: The Trans-Pacific Partnership
  • Ukraine Rebels Nationalize Banks, Drawing the Ire of the US & World Bankers
  • China Cuts Rates to Halt a Slide in its Economy
  • Nice Ivy League Degree. Now if You Want a Job, Go to Code School
  • How to Build a Unicorn From Scratch – and Walk Away with Nothing
  • Move over, Raspberry Pi. This startup is building a $9 computer
  • The Right To Blaspheme
  • Biologists discover the key mechanism that triggers human ageing
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Daily Digest 5/9 - Hazy U.S. Economy View After Jobs Report, The Death Of The Dollar

Saturday, May 9, 2015, 11:19 AM
  • A Hazy View of U.S. Economy Emerges Ahead of April Jobs Report
  • April Jobs: Not Good News. Not Bad News. Relieving News.
  • DHS broke judge’s order, approved amnesty applications despite injunction
  • James Rickards - The Death Of Money And $10,000.00 Gold
  • Liberia Is Free of Ebola, World Health Organization Declares
  • Don’t (just) blame Facebook: We build our own bubbles
  • Dry Heat
  • World headed for an El Nino and it could be a big one, scientists say