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Daily Digest 3/7 - Border at ‘Breaking Point,’ Vietnam’s Energy Dilemma About To Become A Crisis

Thursday, March 7, 2019, 11:22 AM
  • Median 1-Bedroom Rent In San Francisco Soars To Nearly $3,700 A Month
  • US trade gap jumped to 10-year high; record gap with China
  • Border at ‘Breaking Point’ as More than 76,000 Unauthorized Migrants Cross in a Month
  • Senators Demand Investigation Into Sexual Abuse at Immigrant Children’s Shelters
  • Gun Background Checks: How the State Came To Decide Who Can and Cannot Buy a Firearm
  • Zuckerberg: Facebook will shift focus to private networks instead of open ones
  • Don’t look now: why you should be worried about machines reading your emotions
  • Trump Cancels U.S. Report on Civilian Deaths in Drone Strikes
  • Residents Say Natural Gas Production Is Marring West Virginia. And the Legislature Isn’t Doing Anything About It.
  • Vietnam’s Energy Dilemma Is About To Become A Crisis
  • What lessons can be salvaged from Alabama's deadly tornado
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Daily Digest 3/6 - NJ's Budget Mess Getting Even Worse, China's Dirty $1T Stimulus Secret

Wednesday, March 6, 2019, 10:56 AM
  • ACA premiums rising beyond reach of older, middle-class consumers
  • New Jersey's budget mess is getting even worse
  • Illinois Pension Liabilities Add to State's $3.2 Billion Deficit
  • College Illinois bailout takes shape
  • China lifts 2019 fiscal deficit target to 2.8 pct of GDP
  • U.S. Credit Card Debt Closed 2018 at a Record $870 Billion
  • Meet the new debt ceiling: $22.03 trillion
  • China Has a Dirty $1 Trillion Stimulus Secret
  • U.S. Credit Card Debt Closed 2018 at a Record $870 Billion
  • Pinterest, Facebook, and YouTube are cracking down on fake vaccine news
  • 'Urgent action is necessary' to stop vaccine misinformation, public health official warns during Senate hearing
  • Atlanta Fed keeps U.S. first-quarter GDP growth view at 0.3 percent
  • Goldman: OPEC To Clear Supply Glut By April
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Daily Digest 3/5 - U.S. Cities Burn Recyclables After China Bans Imports, Was Trade War Worth It?

Tuesday, March 5, 2019, 10:48 AM
  • Donald Trump's emergency order hits wall with GOP senators. What's next?
  • Ground Rules of Existence
  • As Trump Moves to End Trade War With China, Business Asks: Was It Worth It?
  • Amid uproar over high drug prices, Eli Lilly introduces generic insulin at half price of brand-name Humalog
  • The Retail Apocalypse Is Heating Up in 2019. Here Are the Major Stores Currently on Deathwatch
  • Production will end at GM's Lordstown, Ohio plant on Wednesday
  • There are more $100 bills in circulation than $1 bills, and it makes no cents
  • The Trauma Floor: The secret lives of Facebook moderators in America
  • FDA puts 15 national retailers on notice for allegedly selling tobacco products to minors
  • 'Moment of reckoning': US cities burn recyclables after China bans imports
  • Heatwaves sweeping oceans ‘like wildfires’, scientists reveal
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Daily Digest 3/4 - Boomers Upend Workforce One Last Time, French Minorities Sitting Out Of Yellow Vest Protests

Monday, March 4, 2019, 11:48 AM
  • Baby Boomers upend the workforce one last time
  • Deported parents demand the return of their children in U.S. custody
  • There's been a mysterious surge in $100 bills in circulation, possibly linked to global corruption
  • Get out of jail free employment absolutely minted
  • Want to be happy? Embrace being miserable
  • France’s minorities are angry, too. But they’re mostly sitting out of the yellow vest protests.
  • Theranos: How a broken patent system sustained its decade-long deception
  • American Farm Debt Reaches 1980s Crisis Levels: Agriculture Secretary
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Daily Digest 3/2 - Financial Imperialism In Venezuela, Vast Crime Network Behind Illicit Massage Parlors

Saturday, March 2, 2019, 1:02 PM
  • Financial Imperialism-The Case of Venezuela
  • Behind Illicit Massage Parlors Lie a Vast Crime Network and Modern Indentured Servitude
  • Here’s what hedge-fund manager Doug Kass foresees triggering a one-day stock plunge of 5%
  • Our Third Bold Prediction
  • Robert E. Howard on Civilization
  • ‘Something is in those vaccines’: Lawmaker says mandatory measles shots are ‘Communist’
  • Numerous Mistakes Led to Fatal Blood Transfusion at St. Luke’s in Houston, Report Finds
  • Oceania, Eurasia and Eastasia Merger: Global Empire of Dystopia?
  • If India and Pakistan have a 'limited' nuclear war, scientists say it could wreck Earth's climate and trigger global famine
  • Is the fight against ocean plastic distracting us from bigger, deadlier problems?
  • Strong winds cause 'ice tsunami' on Lake Erie – video
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Daily Digest 3/1 - Good News Friday: GM Supports Renewable Energy, Teachers Win Higher Pay

Friday, March 1, 2019, 12:13 PM
  • The Denver teachers strike is over. They won.
  • This man won't go into a nursing home. He'll spend his 'golden age' at the Holiday Inn
  • This Social Security proposal could be something to get excited about
  • Dollars On The Margins
  • Frackers Face Harsh Reality as Wall Street Backs Away
  • Want More Renewable Energy? It’s Easy, Just Ask GM
  • FCA Will Spend $4.5 Billion in Michigan to Build Electrified Jeep Wagoneer, Three-Row Jeep
  • Porsche’s best-selling Macan SUV is going all-electric
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Daily Digest 2/28 - U.S. Farm Debt Soars, The Middle Class Is Shrinking Everywhere

Thursday, February 28, 2019, 9:41 AM
  • No deal: Trump, Kim summit collapses over sanctions impasse
  • Balakot: India launches air strike in Pakistan
  • Workism Is Making Americans Miserable
  • Futures Trading "Breaks" After Pakistan-India Nuclear Talk Leaks
  • The Middle Class Is Shrinking Everywhere — In Chicago It’s Almost Gone
  • 5 Bitcoin Billionaires Headline Hurun Rich List: How They Made Their Crypto Fortunes
  • Millennials face $1 trillion in debt, but here's how they can manage their loans
  • Trump’s Brilliant Strategy to Dismember U.S. Dollar Hegemony
  • There's been a mysterious surge in $100 bills in circulation 
  • Political operative arrested in North Carolina scandal
  • Oil Jumps On Large Crude Inventory Draw
  • U.S. farm debt soars to levels seen during 1980s farm crisis: Agriculture secretary
  • Opinion | Does More Carbon Dioxide in the Atmosphere Mean Higher Crop Yield?
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Daily Digest 2/27 - Medicare’s Share Of Health Care Costs Will Rise, Wall Street Loses Faith In Shale

Wednesday, February 27, 2019, 1:09 PM
  • Medicare’s share of health care costs will rise, study says
  • Letter: City of Antioch on the Brink of Financial Disaster
  • Fort Worth City Vote Passes to Increase Contributions to Fix Pension Fund
  • Brazil's economy almost ground to a halt in fourth quarter: Reuters poll
  • Wall Street loses faith in shale
  • With 10-to-1 Leverage, Shadow Banks Fuel China's Stock Boom
  • China deleveraging is dead as USD34 trillion debt boom returns
  • Janet Yellen says Trump has a 'lack of understanding' of Fed policies and the economy
  • Metro Council Budget Committee meeting focuses on pensions amid $65 million deficit
  • Martin Armstrong – World Economic Outlook, Gold, Real Estate
  • Active ingredient in Roundup weed killer found in popular beers and wine, researchers say
  • Here's what's left of General Electric after the $21 billion sale of its biopharmaceutical business
  • Cancer patient's treatment leaves radiation contamination in crematory
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Daily Digest 2/26 - The Mirage Called 'Modern Monetary Theory,' Are We Headed To Civilization Collapse?

Tuesday, February 26, 2019, 10:34 AM
  • The Mirage Called 'Modern Monetary Theory'
  • Chart of the day…. or century?
  • Boeing nominates Nikki Haley for election to its board
  • Are we on the road to civilisation collapse?
  • What's Murphy's Law?
  • After Putin's warning, Russian TV lists nuclear targets in U.S.
  • Facebook to get tougher on anti-vaxers
  • Build Central America, Not a Wall
  • A World Without Clouds 
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Daily Digest 2/25 - China Uses DNA To Track People, Kids With Debit Cards?

Monday, February 25, 2019, 11:26 AM
  • China Uses DNA to Track Its People, With the Help of American Expertise
  • China bars millions from travel for ‘social credit’ offenses
  • Kids with debit cards? Maybe it's not such a bad idea after all
  • Robert Kraft, Jeffrey Epstein, Donald Trump and a day of reckoning for America’s billionaires
  • The return to a gold exchange standard
  • An Honest Living 
  • With women in combat roles, a federal court rules male-only draft unconstitutional
  • Cleaning New York's filthy harbor with one billion oysters
  • It is absolutely time to panic about climate change