Category Archives: Daily Digest

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    Daily Digest 7/19 – Good News Friday: New Device Could Bring Solar, Clean Water To Millions, The Perks Of Being A Hermit

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    Friday, July 19, 2019, 6:48 AM

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    • How A 10-Year-Old-Boy Helped Apollo 11 Return To Earth
    • SunTrust to stop financing private prisons and immigrant-detention centers
    • Woman was so excited she beat cancer that she broke the ‘cancer-free’ bell
    • The House Just Voted to Raise the Minimum Wage to $15
    • Why this man became a hermit at 20
    • Scotland Is Now Generating So Much Wind Energy, It Could Power Two Scotlands
    • Device could bring both solar power and clean water to millions
    • Brand New Material Could Lead To Cheaper Solar Cells
    • ‘We won’: Environmental activists claim victory after Detroit incinerator closes

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    Daily Digest 7/18 – The Shifting Ethics Of Software, Could A Deutsche Bank Collapse Crash The Markets?

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    Thursday, July 18, 2019, 8:10 AM

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    • Secret locations of U.S. nuclear weapons in Europe accidentally included in report from NATO parliament
    • Could A Deutsche Bank Collapse Crash The Markets?
    • Washington rips Silicon Valley, but don’t expect much action
    • What the Superhuman Controversy Reveals About the Shifting Ethics of Software
    • Insanity: Now even junk bonds have negative yields
    • Foreign Buying of U.S. Homes Suffers Record Drop
    • House passes amendment ordering Pentagon to review whether U.S. experimented with weaponizing ticks
    • Lithuanian genome: does it differ from other Europeans
    • Bowling Alone: How Washington Has Helped Destroy American Civil Society and Family Life
    • India’s Solution To A 100% Surge In Energy Demand
    • Trump Administration Proposes New Agriculture Immigration Rules

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    Daily Digest 7/17 – WH Projects $1T Deficit For 2019, CA Cities Spending Big Instead Of Prepping For Next Downturn

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    Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 7:36 AM

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    • SoCal cities are spending big instead of preparing for next economic downturn
    • China’s Debt Ratio Is Growing as Its Economy Loses Steam
    • Global Debt Quickened in First Quarter, Outpacing World Economy
    • WH projects $1 trillion deficit for 2019
    • ‘We are in a currency war, but nobody has admitted it,’ strategist says
    • Central Bankers Are Sick of Rescuing the World Economy Alone
    • Japan’s REIT prices hit 12-year high amid global scramble for yield
    • EM Succumbs to Sub-Zero Epidemic as Debt Pile Doubles in a Week
    • VW says it needs to convince battery suppliers to invest in EVs
    • Effects of battery manufacturing on electric vehicle life-cycle greenhouse gas emissions
    • Batteries can be part of the fight against climate change – if we do these five things
    • U.S. Sees Rare Fall In Energy-Related CO2 Emissions In 2019
    • China’s Carbon Emissions Surged 53.5% In 10-Years Time
    • Monsanto Monopoly Results In Our Favorite Foods Tainted With Roundup Poison

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    Daily Digest 7/16 – Living On The Edge In CA, Inside The Battle For the Next Global Monetary System

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    Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 7:35 AM

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    • WH projects $1 trillion deficit for 2019
    • Fed’s Williams calls for urgent replacement of Libor
    • Disney heiress Abigail Disney says she was ‘livid’ about worker conditions at theme park after going undercover
    • Citigroup and Other Banks Are Buying Back Their Stocks and That’s Good for Earnings
    • Inside The Battle For the Next Global Monetary System – Facebook Libra vs Central Banks
    • Records Show Medicare Advantage Plans Overbill Taxpayers By Billions Annually
    • Congress courageously sticks US taxpayers with a $6 trillion liability
    • Goldman Sachs earnings blow past Wall Street on strong investment banking, trading results
    • At least 2,500 truck drivers have lost their jobs in 2019 as the transportation ‘bloodbath’ unfolds — here’s the full list of bankrupt trucking companies
    • Living in California Is Living on the Edge
    • Shale Investors Fear Bloodbath As Earnings Season Kicks Off
    • Tesla drops ‘Standard Range’ Model S and Model X, lowers prices of ‘Long Range’ variants and Model 3

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    Daily Digest 7/15 – Transformer Fire Causes Blackout In Midtown Manhattan, Climate Change Has ‘Already Affected’ Global Food Production

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    Monday, July 15, 2019, 8:19 AM

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    • Power restored after NYC transformer fire causes blackout in part of Manhattan, officials say
    • IMF releases $5.4 bn loan tranche to Argentina
    • Artificial Intelligence Deals Tracker: ~7K Deals Across 20 Industries In One Heatmap
    • UK says sending second warship to Gulf
    • France’s Macron announces creation of a new space force command
    • A small glass of juice or soda a day is linked to increased risk of cancer, study finds
    • French inventor soars above Champs-Élysées on flyboard at Paris parade
    • Armed 69-year-old ‘antifascist’ shot dead after firebombing immigration centre
    • Can Alzheimer’s be stopped? Five lifestyle behaviors are key, new research suggests
    • They’re Running Toward the Fire
    • Climate change has likely already affected global food production

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    Daily Digest 7/13 – The Black Hole Engulfing the World’s Bond Markets, Palantir’s Top-Secret User Manual for Cops

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    Saturday, July 13, 2019, 12:56 PM

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    • A Stock Market Dying to Know What Powell Knows About the Economy
    • The Black Hole Engulfing the World’s Bond Markets
    • Revealed: This Is Palantir’s Top-Secret User Manual for Cops
    • US government is running out of money faster than expected, Mnuchin warns
    • Did Pedophile Jeffrey Epstein Work for Mossad?
    • Inspiration, Attitude, and Funeral Jokes
    • On Fatherhood, Procreation, and the Lure of Great Cleavage
    • Laffer Gets Laughable
    • Oil Slips Despite Major Gulf Of Mexico Production Outage
    • Opinion: Rivers Of Blood, Black Snow — What Rich Men Did To My Russian Hometown

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    Daily Digest 7/12 – Good News Friday: BofA Cuts Ties With Private Prisons, Finding The American Dream at the Public Library

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    Friday, July 12, 2019, 7:48 AM

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    • Bank of America cuts business ties with detention centers, private prisons
    • We’re told that too much screen time hurts our kids. Where’s the evidence?
    • Tenants Won This Round
    • Illinois is expunging marijuana convictions from nearly 800,000 criminal records
    • I Found My American Dream at the Public Library
    • After 6-Year Battle, Florida Couple Wins The Right To Plant Veggies In Front Yard
    • Plenty Unveils Its Largest, Most Efficient Farm Yet
    • Vertical farm Plenty races against the sun

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    Daily Digest 7/11 – India’s Worsening Drought Forces Doctors to Buy Water for Surgery, Major Market Problems Brewing

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    Thursday, July 11, 2019, 7:09 AM

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    • Erdogan says Turkish cenbank chief ousted for refusing rate cuts: report
    • Erdogan says Turkey may face problems if central bank not overhauled: Haberturk
    • Thousands of Android apps can track your phone — even if you deny permissions
    • Saudi airline cancels $6B Boeing order in favor of Airbus. Who’s next?
    • 1,250-mile road linking Europe to China given green light
    • Jim Rogers Sees Major Market Problems Brewing
    • Dead sailors stopped a ‘planetary catastrophe’ aboard a secret submarine, a top Russian naval officer said at their funeral
    • Death by Asteroid: The Most Likely Ways for a Space Rock to Kill You
    • How This Huge, Superfast Asteroid Stayed Hidden in Near-Earth Orbit
    • New York Times has 6250 Ton Cooling System, Tells People it’s Noble to Suffer w/o Air Conditioners
    • California earthquake created a massive crack in the Earth visible in satellite images
    • Move Over San Andreas: There’s An Ominous New Fault In Town
    • How A Grocery Store’s Plan To Shame Customers Into Using Reusable Bags Backfired
    • India’s Worsening Drought Is Forcing Doctors to Buy Water for Surgery
    • How the raw greed of corporate monopolists has squeezed the farming industry
    • Predatory “Green Capitalism” Is Monetizing the Air, and It’s Going to Cost You

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    Daily Digest 7/10 – Negative Yields Creep Into Emerging Europe, Parental ‘Memory’ Inherited Across Generations

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    Wednesday, July 10, 2019, 9:22 AM

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    • Chicago Pensions Are No Longer 27% Funded (It’s Now 23%)
    • U.S. government could breach debt ceiling by early September: think tank
    • Yield gap between risky corporate debt and investment grade sinks to 12-year low
    • Italy Racks Up Orders for 50-Year Bonds as Yield Hunters Rush In
    • Global Recession Risks Are Up, and Central Banks Aren’t Ready
    • ECB Seen Readying the Pumps for Return to Massive Bond Buying
    • Negative Yields Creep Into Emerging Europe
    • Gigantic Wealth Transfer Coming – Gregory Mannarino
    • FBI and ICE use DMV photos as ‘gold mine’ for facial recognition data
    • In a scene reminiscent of the financial crisis, axed Deutsche Bank workers leave with belongings
    • Study finds that parental ‘memory’ is inherited across generations
    • Study: Psychiatric Diagnoses Are ‘Scientifically Meaningless’ In Treating Mental Health
    • Share market correction may be imminent for ASX, stockbrokers warn
    • Watch: Honey Bees Drop Dead Following California Earthquake
    • It Sure Seems Like the Trump Administration Is Suppressing Reports of Climate Change at USGS

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    Daily Digest 7/9 – JPMorgan Says Bond Rally Faces ‘Tantrum’ Risk, Lithium Industry At A Crossroads

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    Tuesday, July 9, 2019, 7:35 AM

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    • Deutsche Bank just launched its last, best chance to save itself
    • JPMorgan says bond-market rally faces risk of ‘tantrum’ like 2013 and 2016
    • I Hear That Train a’Comin’
    • FBI and ICE use DMV photos as ‘gold mine’ for facial recognition data
    • Weaker growth will offset a Fed rate cut—so sell stocks, warns Morgan Stanley
    • Pfizer Looks Pretty Smart With Array BioPharma Purchase. Here’s Why.
    • Noncompliance Kneecaps New Zealand’s Gun Control Scheme
    • Why Irrational Socialist Schemes Must be Implemented
    • How Much Will Healthcare Cost You in Retirement? Try $369,000.
    • OPEC: Oil & Gas Are Part Of Solution To Climate Change
    • Lithium industry at a crossroad
    • Volkswagen finds itself having to pressure battery suppliers to commit to electric cars
    • Earth’s Ancient Life Forms Are Awakening After 40,000 Years in Permafrost

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