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Daily Digest 7/22 - American Empire 'Collapsing,' Cash Becoming Obsolete In Urban China

Saturday, July 22, 2017, 10:49 AM
  • There are more renters than any time since 1965
  • Staving Off the Coming Global Collapse
  • Pentagon study declares American empire is ‘collapsing’
  • Cyberwar looms as diplomats dither
  • In Urban China, Cash Is Rapidly Becoming Obsolete
  • Jeff Sessions wants police to take more cash from American citizens
  • Is Gerrymandering a Threat to Democracy?
  • A Stock Market Crash Is Coming
  • Can the Mall of America survive the retail apocalypse?
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Daily Digset 7/21 - Good News Friday: Wireless Powered By Light, What Bitcoin And Solar Have In Common

Friday, July 21, 2017, 10:30 AM
  • Toronto man builds park stairs for $550, irking city after $65,000 estimate
  • I Dropped Out Of High School — And I’m Doing Just Fine
  • Judges ordered to set affordable bonds for defendants who pose no danger
  • A future for light-powered wireless connectivity, thanks to graphene
  • What Bitcoin And Solar Have In Common
  • House defeats amendment to strip climate study from Defense bill
  • Chile Just Converted 11 Million Acres Into New National Parks
  • Fireflies sparkle in a Pennsylvania field at dusk
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Daily Digest 7/20 - China Stocks Plunge, Thoughts On Gold

Thursday, July 20, 2017, 10:15 AM
  • China stocks plunge on ‘Black Monday’, with nearly 500 stocks falling by daily limit of 10pc
  • Japan Central Bank's ETF Shopping Spree Is Becoming a Worry
  • Trump Fed chief candidates say ambitious growth targets can be met
  • Thoughts On Gold
  • Who are the Transportation Disadvantaged?
  • U.S. Lawmakers Seek to Criminally Outlaw Support for Boycott Campaign Against Israel
  • Together, technology and teachers can revamp schools
  • The Man Who Blew The Door Off The Microbial World
  • 'An insane amount of heat' as fire near Yosemite National Park moves with frightening speed
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Daily Digest 7/19 - Insurance Set To Soar For Some In LA, Private Student Loan Debts Could Be Wiped Away

Wednesday, July 19, 2017, 10:21 AM
  • Health insurance rates set to soar for some in Louisiana
  • Fort Worth pension woes bring second downgrade from Moody’s
  • Venezuela has less than $10 billion -- lowest reserves in over 20 years
  • As Paperwork Goes Missing, Private Student Loan Debts May Be Wiped Away
  • Japan gov't says to miss primary surplus goal, debt/GDP ratio to fall
  • Japan Central Bank's ETF Shopping Spree Is Becoming a Worry
  • Jeff Sessions wants police to take more cash from American citizens
  • Ecuador Abandons The OPEC Deal: Who’s Next?
  • City of Chicago posts deleted EPA climate change information on website
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Daily Digest 7/18 - From $2B to Zero, Don't Get Burned By Cryptocurrencies

Tuesday, July 18, 2017, 11:37 AM
  • From $2 Billion to Zero: A Private-Equity Fund Goes Bust in the Oil Patch
  • Average Canadian house worth $504,458 in June, down 10% since April
  • Sniffing out the truth about the end of the Canadian real estate boom: Don Pittis
  • Don't Get Burned By Cryptocurrencies
  • What's the difference between anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism?
  • What We Know — And Don’t Know — About Hate Crimes in America
  • Electric Vehicles Won’t Topple Oil... Yet
  • No offense, American bees, but your sperm isn’t cutting it
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Daily Digest 7/17 - Fake 'Natural' Foods, How a Small Town Is Standing Up to Fracking

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Monday, July 17, 2017, 9:42 AM
  • Coca-Cola Insists It Made Coke ‘Healthy’ by Putting Fiber in It
  • Bitcoin is trying to find a bottom after a weekend selloff
  • The Threat to American Elections You Don’t Know About But Should
  • These 'missing charts' may change the way you think about fossil fuel addiction
  • Are Deeper Cuts OPEC’s Only Option?
  • Live near the beach? Coral reef expert Charlie Veron has some advice for you
  • Degeneration Nation: Connecting the Dots Between Factory Farms, Roundup, GMOs, and Fake 'Natural' Foods
  • How a Small Town Is Standing Up to Fracking
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Daily Digest 7/15 - Americans Hoarding Money In Checking Accounts, Temp Adjustments And Climate Change

Saturday, July 15, 2017, 10:47 AM
  • Americans are hoarding money in checking accounts
  • Confidant Of Pope Francis Condemns U.S. Religious Right
  • National Debt Too High, Silver Price Too Low
  • The Fallout 
  • Uber's Opportunistic Ouster
  • ‘Extreme’ Use of Painkillers and Doctor Shopping Plague Medicare, New Report Says
  • Big Oil Just Woke Up to Threat of Rising Electric Car Demand
  • Orwell’s Nightmare: Temperature Adjustments and Climate Change 
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Daily Digest 7/14 - Good News Friday: Human Chain Rescues Drowning Family, Zen And The Art Of Making Meat

Friday, July 14, 2017, 11:15 AM
  • Amazing human chain formed to rescue drowning family in PCB
  • Connecticut Just Banned Civil Forfeiture Without A Criminal Conviction
  • Bail reform wins final passage in Senate
  • Free Us All
  • Oregon Senate passes bill to mandate work schedule predictability
  • Gov. Inslee signs ‘best-in-nation' paid family leave program
  • Zen in the Art of Making Meat
  • Court Blocks E.P.A. Effort to Suspend Obama-Era Methane Rule
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Daily Digest 7/13 - Finding Unity In Divided D.C., What's Next For Stocks, Bonds and Gold?

Thursday, July 13, 2017, 9:49 AM
  • Finding Unity In A Divided Washington
  • What's next for the dollar, stocks, bonds & gold?
  • Blockchain: The End of Gold Price Suppression
  • Putin's Real Long Game
  • This Nation Just Became The World’s Newest Energy Superpower
  • Energy Independence: Chimera or Chameleon?
  • The Louisiana Environmental Apocalypse Road Trip
  • Garbage-Fed Seagulls Are Spoiling Our Lakes and Reservoirs With Their Poop
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Daily Digest 7/12 - LA Budget Woes Continue, CA Cuts Services To Pay Pension Costs

Wednesday, July 12, 2017, 10:38 AM
  • A city pension board vote could add to Los Angeles' budget woes
  • Senator calls Illinois tax increase a 'welcome to Michigan' sign
  • California Cuts Services, Staff to Pay Pension Costs
  • Emanuel sloughs off Moody’s threat to drop Chicago’s bond rating
  • Troubled Chicago school system sells $500 million bonds at high rates
  • Illinois' $21 billion in school debt pushes up property taxes
  • Risks in China's banking sector controllable: official
  • US consumer credit up $18.4 billion in May, most in 6 months
  • EU seeks more collective approach to dealing with bad loans