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Daily Digest 3/28 - Why U.S. Bond Yields Plunged This Week, Could HFCS Feed Tumors?

Thursday, March 28, 2019, 11:35 AM
  • The trouble with Theresa May’s promise to resign
  • Jamie Dimon: Trump's strategy on tariffs might have worked
  • Peter Schiff was right again
  • A Huge Options Trade Is Betting Markets Are Wrong on Fed Cuts
  • Here's Why U.S. Bond Yields Plunged So Much Over the Past Week
  • Donald Trump just made sure health care will decide the 2020 election
  • UPS just beat out Amazon, FedEx, and Uber to make America's first revenue-generating drone delivery 
  • Hospital using drones to fly blood samples between buildings
  • Three Lessons From ‘Failed’ Mueller Inquiry
  • New York county takes 'extremely unusual' step to ban unvaccinated minors from public places amid measles outbreak
  • Joint Vision 2020 Emphasizes Full-spectrum Dominance
  • Venezuelans search for water as new blackouts hit nationwide
  • For Venezuela’s 1 percent, a lavish wedding amid crisis
  • Why Increased Pot Use in Colorado Is Sending More People to the Hospital
  • Bayer and Johnson & Johnson Settle Lawsuits Over Xarelto, a Blood Thinner, for $775 Million
  • British Airways accidentally sent a plane to Scotland instead of Germany — and it turns out flights getting lost is more common than you think
  • A computer outage led to flight delays for some of the US’s biggest airlines
  • Infected U.S. Shale Oil Is Being Turned Away by Asian Buyers 
  • Saudi Arabia Is Set To Drop Exports Even More
  • High-fructose corn syrup boosts intestinal tumor growth in mice
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Daily Digest 3/27 - Canadians Feeling the Debt Burn, Negative Debt Expands to 1/5 of Global Market

Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 9:23 AM
  • As budget talks continue, so does debate over whether Illinois has revenue or spending problem
  • China’s local government debt a major risk as Beijing allows more borrowings to boost growth, says renown academic
  • World of Negative Debt Expands to One-Fifth of Global Market
  • Italy Still Is Europe’s Debt King, But France Gets Closer
  • Central banks must turn to global financial crisis tool box to tackle the next recession, says Fed’s Rosengren
  • Canadians Are Feeling the Debt Burn
  • How Can a Company with $1.8 Billion in Revenue Lose $1.9 Billion? WeWork Shows How 
  • "Medieval" Diseases Flare as Unsanitary Living Conditions Proliferate
  • McConnell And Senate Republicans Vote To Kill Green New Deal
  • Venezuela’s Oil Production In Jeopardy After New Blackout
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Daily Digest 3/26 - Yellen Says Bond Market Could Need Rate Cut, Louisiana's Disappearing Coast

Tuesday, March 26, 2019, 11:06 AM
  • Former Fed Chair Yellen says bond market could be hinting need for rate cut — not a recession
  • Why the inverted yield curve makes investors worry about a recession
  • Standard Chartered CEO says a recession next year 'looks less likely today'
  • Donald Trump Just Picked A Laughingstock For A Huge Federal Reserve Job
  • Jair Bolsonaro’s Southern Strategy
  • Next Steps And Big Unanswered Questions As The Nation Moves Into Post-Mueller Era
  • McDonald's is buying a startup that uses AI to try to make you spend more
  • The outlook for Alzheimer's research keeps getting bleaker
  • Android users’ security and privacy at risk from shadowy ecosystem of pre-installed software, study warns
  • Medtronic cardiac implants can be hacked, FDA issues alert
  • 'Simple Laws of Economics' Doom Remaining US Coal Plants as Solar and Wind Are Now Cheaper for American Households
  • Fed Researcher Warns Climate Change Could Spur Financial Crisis
  • Louisiana's Disappearing Coast
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Daily Digest 3/25 - Economic Gloom Hits World Stock Markets, America In 2050

Monday, March 25, 2019, 7:57 AM
  • Italy Signs Deals With China Worth 2.5 Billion Euros, More to Come: Di Maio
  • Economic gloom hits world stock markets
  • America in 2050
  • Study declares 95% of reported bitcoin trading is fake
  • Schools Aim to Teach Teens Financial Savvy
  • JP Morgan, banks face probe over ‘manipulation’
  • The Yield Curve Just Inverted, Putting The Chance Of A Recession At 30%
  • Walmart is quietly closing stores — here's the full list
  • 3 Reasons to Retire as Early as You Can
  • Here's the one 'big, looming' threat facing the oil rally, commodity expert says
  • General Motors Will Build a New Chevy Bolt-Based Electric Car in Michigan
  • 10 Koch Plants That Put Most Americans At Risk
  • BART//BRATKE & studioDE design off-shore water purification vessel
  • Los Angeles County Bans Use of Roundup Weed Killer
  • Radiation Is Good For You? The Fringe Viewpoint Gains Ground In The Trump Administration 
  • Heatwave melting NWT’s ice roads, ruining events
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Daily Digest 3/23 - Housing Market Tipping In Favor Of Buyers, The Year the World Falls Apart

Saturday, March 23, 2019, 4:46 PM
  • Housing market is tipping in favor of buyers, real-estate agents say
  • 3-21 Hanson…Massive House Price Growth Deceleration; A BRICK WALL
  • Politics Has Failed, Now Central Banks Are Failing
  • Doug Casey on the Year the World Falls Apart
  • The Cambridge Analytica scandal changed the world – but it didn't change Facebook
  • Self-Destruction: Cheerleading the Process
  • The Rapid Decline Of The Natural World Is A Crisis Even Bigger Than Climate Change
  • Industry says China has stopped buying Canadian canola seed
  • Over Half of Samples of Kale Tainted With Possible Cancer-Causing Chemical
  • UK will miss almost all its 2020 nature targets, says official report 
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Daily Digest 3/22 - Good News Friday: CA Drought Free For First Time In 7 Years, What Rural America Can Teach Us

Friday, March 22, 2019, 10:52 AM
  • How we’ll invent the future, by Bill Gates
  • What Rural America Has to Teach Us
  • Hawaii bills push 1st state ban on plastics in restaurants
  • F.D.A. Approves First Drug for Postpartum Depression
  • The US's $500 Million Exascale Supercomputer to Arrive in 2021
  • Half the species in a new Cambrian fossil site are completely new to us
  • California is drought free for first time in seven years
  • Photos: Swarm of painted lady butterflies fill the sky in California during migration
  • 'It blindsided me': Surprise as massive butterfly swarm reaches Northern California
  • Brazilian peppertree packs power to knock out antibiotic-resistant bacteria
  • US judge halts hundreds of drilling projects in groundbreaking climate change ruling
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Daily Digest 3/21 - Aluminum Makers Ditch Can Business, The Whole Globe Is Slowing

Thursday, March 21, 2019, 10:51 AM
  • Buy Gold, Sell Stocks Is the ‘Trade of Century’ Says One Hedge Fund
  • This sector should post earnings growth double the market, but the trade comes with some risks
  • Health Plans For State Employees Use Medicare's Hammer On Hospital Bills
  • FedEx just warned the whole globe is slowing
  • Deaths of six men tied to Ferguson protests alarm activists
  • Two Big IPOs Wake 2019’s Market From a Sleepy Start
  • How big are digital payments? See this $43 billion merger
  • 74% of consumers go to Amazon when they're ready to buy something. That should be keeping retailers up at night
  • Shopko store closings: Key things shoppers need to know as the business liquidates
  • The average US consumer now pays for three streaming video services
  • Report: U.S. Airstrikes Are Killing Civilians In Somalia In Wave Of Attacks Under Trump
  • Neo-Nazis Bet Big on Bitcoin (And Lost)
  • Markets Brace For U.S. Decision On Iran Sanction Waivers
  • Aluminum Makers Ditch Can Business
  • Monsanto Weedkiller Roundup Was ‘Substantial Factor’ in Causing Man’s Cancer, Jury Says
  • Climate change has already started disrupting life in the Great Lakes region — and it's only going to get worse
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Daily Digest 3/20 - Intergenerational Theft, How Much Oil Is Displaced by Electric Vehicles? So Far, Not Much

Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 8:25 AM
  • Palladium hits record high as supply woes mount on likely Russia ban
  • How Much Oil Is Displaced by Electric Vehicles? Not Much, So Far
  • No end date for South African power cuts as capacity shortages persist
  • CalPERS moving forward with $20 billion expansion of its private equity investments
  • Japan bank executive says mergers won't fix woes brought by BOJ policy
  • Paris police chief sacked and demos to be banned: French government moves to end rioting
  • Intergenerational Theft
  • Former Speaker of the House Paul Ryan joins board of Fox Corporation
  • Unmasking the College-Admissions Fraud
  • Aluminum manufacturing giant Norsk Hydro shut down by ransomware
  • Futures File: Floods across corn belt
  • Italy could be forced to import olive oil because of extreme weather
  • Weather Patterns Go Crazy: Nebraska Flooding Has Broken 17 Records And Farmers Are Being Absolutely Devastated
  • Complete failure at Oroville Dam
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Daily Digest 3/19 - The Surrealism of the Information War, Record Floods Bring New Toll For Farmers

Tuesday, March 19, 2019, 10:44 AM
  • The Surrealism of the Information War
  • We are already ruled by “private governments,” and they suck
  • The Government Is Using the Most Vulnerable People to Test Facial Recognition Software
  • The Chaotic Triumph of Arron Banks, the “Bad Boy of Brexit”
  • Commercial Ammo: The Untold History of Springfield Armory and America's Munitions Factories
  • If Liberals Won’t Enforce Borders, Fascists Will
  • ‘It’s Probably Over for Us’: Record Floods Bring New Toll When Farmers Can Least Afford It
  • What, Exactly, Are Southern California’s Coyotes Eating?
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Daily Digest 3/18 - Facebook Being Abandoned By Top Execs, GE Cash Flow Will Bottom Out in 2019

Monday, March 18, 2019, 12:02 PM
  • China says it has arrested 13,000 'terrorists' in Xinjiang
  • Journalist Matt Taibbi Explains How Following The News Can Be Hazardous To Your Health
  • Facebook is being abandoned by top executives. Here's everyone who has left since the Cambridge Analytica catastrophe last year.
  • White Nationalism’s Deep American Roots
  • GE Cash Flow Will Bottom Out in 2019
  • Should media avoid naming the gunmen in mass shootings? 
  • Stock Market Press Focuses on Pets and CBD With News of Metatron, Inc. Expanding Their Reach To Pet CBD
  • War Spending Is Bankrupting America
  • Debate over nuclear power and future of TMI hits home in rural Pennsylvania
  • US and Saudi Arabia blocking regulation of geoengineering, sources say
  • Dead Philippines whale had 40kg of plastic in stomach