Category Archives: Daily Digest

  • Daily Digest

    Daily Digest 12/29 – U.S.’s First Case of U.K. Mutation Sparks Search for Source, Warren Buffett Called Bitcoin ‘Rat Poison’

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    Tuesday, December 29, 2020, 10:09 AM

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    • Warren Buffett Called Bitcoin ‘Rat Poison’ — Now It’s Closing In On Berkshire Hathaway’s Valuation
    • U.S.’s First Case of U.K. Mutation Sparks Search for Source
    • Covid: Trump signs relief and spending package into law
    • Tucked into Congress’s massive stimulus bill: Tens of billions in special-interest tax giveaways
    • The batteries that could make fossil fuels obsolete
    • Exxon Knows Its Carbon Future And Keeps the Data From View
    • Siberia’s enormous hole in the ground is getting bigger
    • Biden has massive climate plans. Where will he find the money to fund them?

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    Daily Digest 12/28 – Give Yourself A Gift Next Year: Agency, The Mysterious Link Between COVID-19 and Sleep

    by Daily Digest

    Monday, December 28, 2020, 7:36 PM

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    • Give Yourself A Gift Next Year: Agency
    • 2-Acre Vertical Farm Run By AI And Robots Out-Produces 720-Acre Flat Farm
    • The Mysterious Link Between COVID-19 and Sleep
    • Mises Explains The Santa Claus Principle
    • Emergency post-exposure Covid protection being trialled
    • Stocks jump to records as Trump signs off on coronavirus aid
    • French President Macron who tested positive for Covid-19 after showing symptoms

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    Daily Digest 12/21 – Yellen Pressed to Back Strong Dollar in Reversing Trump-Era Tone, Airlines, unions optimistic that deal on payroll support is close

    by Daily Digest

    Monday, December 21, 2020, 4:06 PM

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    • Yellen Pressed to Back Strong Dollar in Reversing Trump-Era Tone
    • 2020: The Year We Sold Our Liberties For A Medical Tyranny
    • Despair is hurting America’s labor markets
    • Federal agency says employers can legally require workers to get COVID vaccine
    • Facebook, Twitter Revert To Pre-Election News Feed Algos After Their Preferred Candidate Wins Election
    • President Trump makes May Day call to Belém and congratulates Portuguese response to pandemic
    • Airlines, unions optimistic that deal on payroll support is close
    • Vaccinations at Chicago-area hospital to resume after 4 workers experience adverse reactions
    • Modern Iceland’s Climate Is Colder With More Ice Than Any Other Time In The Last 8000 Years Except The 1800s
    • CRISPR Helps Researchers Uncover How Corals Adjust To Warming Oceans

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    Daily Digest 12/14 – The Top 1% of Americans Have Taken $50 Trillion From the Bottom 90%, Oracle’s Ellison relocates from California to Hawaii

    by Daily Digest

    Monday, December 14, 2020, 6:06 PM

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    • Wine & chocolate stop Covid? Study finds certain foods can kill the coronavirus
    • Are Car Seat Laws Driving Down America’s Birthrate?
    • No Privacy, No Property: The World In 2030 According To The WEF
    • Raoul Pal Sees Cryptocurrencies Gathering “Trillions Of Value”
    • The Top 1% of Americans Have Taken $50 Trillion From the Bottom 90%—And That’s Made the U.S. Less Secure
    • Oracle’s Ellison relocates from California to Hawaii
    • Joel Osteen’s Lakewood Church received $4.4M COVID-19 PPP loan
    • More dead fish are washing up along the Hudson River

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    Daily Digest 12/12 – FDA Panel Recommends COVID-19 Vaccine For Emergency Use, Clorox says product shortages to stretch through mid-2021

    by Daily Digest

    Saturday, December 12, 2020, 10:02 AM

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    • FDA Panel Recommends COVID-19 Vaccine For Emergency Use
    • Clorox says product shortages to stretch through mid-2021
    • Airbnb Now A $100 Billion Company After Stock Market Debut Sees Stock Price Double
    • Loss of snowbirds due to pandemic another hit to US tourism
    • Why Untapped Billions in Pandemic Aid Funds Are in Limbo
    • Inside a vaccine cold storage room
    • Covid-19 Is Creating a New Kind of Financial Midlife Crisis
    • Coronavirus can travel farther and faster inside restaurants than previously thought, South Korean study suggests

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    Daily Digest 12/8 – Coral Recovery During a Prolonged Heatwave Offers New Hope, U.S. suffers deadliest week from coronavirus

    by Daily Digest

    Tuesday, December 8, 2020, 10:00 PM

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    • He Thought Day Trading Would Be A Thrill. He Ended Up Losing $127,000
    • San Francisco’s 35% Plunge in Rents Shows Effects of Tech Fleeing City
    • U.S. suffers deadliest week from coronavirus since pandemic broke out
    • Why French Protests Pivoted to Police Power and Abuse
    • How Effective Are Antibody Treatments For COVID-19?
    • Federal appeals court rejects Trump administration permit for offshore oil project in Arctic Alaska
    • Coral Recovery During a Prolonged Heatwave Offers New Hope

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    Daily Digest 12/7 – U.K. to begin mass coronavirus vaccinations, Hundreds hospitalized with mysterious illness in India

    by Daily Digest

    Monday, December 7, 2020, 5:47 PM

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    • U.K. to begin mass coronavirus vaccinations: Here’s how it will work
    • China Posts Record Month For Trade Thanks To Homebound, Bored Americans
    • Trump administration officials passed when Pfizer offered in late summer to sell the U.S. more vaccine doses.
    • Eviction looms for struggling US renters as stimulus talks drag
    • Hundreds hospitalized with mysterious illness in India (McPherson)
    • Nearly two-thirds of Americans are living paycheck to paycheck during COVID pandemic
    • The challenges and perils of transporting millions of COVID-19 vaccines with dry ice across the U.S.
    • U.S. Judge Halts Trump’s TikTok Ban, The 2nd Court To Fully Block The Action
    • What you need to know about the Pfizer, Moderna and AstraZeneca vaccines

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    Daily Digest 12/3 – U.S. Jobs Recovery Slows as Virus Rages, Boosting Aid Chances, Facebook Bans Debunked Claims About COVID-19 Vaccines

    by Daily Digest

    Thursday, December 3, 2020, 2:08 PM

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    • U.S. Jobs Recovery Slows as Virus Rages, Boosting Aid Chances
    • Google Illegally Fired And Spied On Workers Who Tried To Organize, Labor Agency Says
    • More coronavirus ‘relief’ needed to aid economic recovery: Former Fed president
    • Avocados Are the ‘Pandemic-Proof’ Crop in Lockdown Health Craze
    • Think Your Health Care Costs Are Covered? Beware The ‘Junk’ Insurance Plan
    • Facebook Bans Debunked Claims About COVID-19 Vaccines

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    Daily Digest 12/2 – Moderna Plans to Begin Testing Its Coronavirus Vaccine in Children, The Economics of America’s Nurse Shortage

    by Daily Digest

    Wednesday, December 2, 2020, 5:29 PM

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    • Florida Gov. DeSantis says Disney layoffs mainly hit California, though thousands of Orlando staff lost jobs
    • Columbia University students threaten to withhold ‘exorbitant’ tuition costs next semester citing ‘economic depression’
    • Why Janet Yellen as Treasury Secretary is the perfect choice at the perfect time
    • The Economics of America’s Nurse Shortage
    • The Nation Learning To Embrace Flooding

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    Daily Digest 12/1 – U.S. Briefly Became Net Petroleum Importer This Year, Bitcoin peaks at record high close to $20,000

    by Daily Digest

    Tuesday, December 1, 2020, 3:27 PM

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    • Shop Small gets smaller in Illinois, with 11,200 fewer shop owners (thc0655)
    • Unemployment benefits drop below poverty line in 13 states
    • CDC to release revised guidance reducing COVID-19 quarantine time from 14 days to 7-10
    • Bitcoin peaks at record high close to $20,000
    • Fed Economists Warn of Debt Overhang Problem From Covid Crisis
    • S&P 500, Nasdaq clinch record closes on renewed hopes for fiscal aid package
    • U.S. Briefly Became Net Petroleum Importer This Year
    • New Study Links Texas Oil Refineries To Elevated Cancer Risk

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