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Daily Digest 1/20 - Good News Friday: Inauguration-Goers Hope Life Will Improve Under Trump, How To Run For Office

Friday, January 20, 2017, 11:30 AM
  • Inauguration Day
  • Inauguration-goers: Here’s how I hope my life will improve during Trump’s presidency
  • In 1971, the People Didn’t Just March on Washington — They Shut It Down
  • What Wall Street Wants From Trump
  • If You Want to Run for Office (and You Should), Start With These Resources
  • How One Piece Of Furniture Is Fighting Off Depression
  • A Tactile Atlas Helps the Blind 'See' Maps
  • Solar Could Be A Cheaper Power Source Than Coal Within A Decade
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Daily Digest 1/19 - CA v. Trump, The Year When The World Economy Starts Coming Apart

Thursday, January 19, 2017, 2:00 PM
  • 2017: The Year When the World Economy Starts Coming Apart
  • Major Markets at Turning Points
  • Price hearing: dramatic ACA metaphors and the meaning of “access”
  • What’s Yours Is Theirs
  • The Great Exception: California v. Trump
  • OPEC Commitments Push Iraq Towards Oil Export Deal With Kurds
  • U.S. scientists officially declare 2016 the hottest year on record. That makes three in a row.
  • Ticks, Thriving in Warm Weather, Take a Ghastly Toll on New England Moose
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Daily Digest 1/18 - Italy's Credit Rating Cut, Central Bank Normalization Isn’t as We Know It

Wednesday, January 18, 2017, 9:40 AM
  • IRS letters warn millions about health insurance penalty
  • Italians’ Public-Debt Load Up 2,617 Euros Each on Renzi Miss
  • ECB prints money at record pace amid bank bonds bonanza
  • Brazil to Revise Growth Figures After IMF Slashed Outlook
  • Central Bank Normalization Isn’t as We Know It, Davos Panel Says
  • IMF Slashes Saudi Arabia Growth Forecast on Lower Oil Output
  • DBRS cuts Italy's credit rating, posing problems for its banks
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Daily Digest 1/17 - Trump Would Win Trade War With China, How Stress Leads To CVD

Tuesday, January 17, 2017, 9:22 AM
  • Trump would win trade war with China, says aide
  • May Pledges Vote on Brexit Taking U.K. Out Of EU’s Single Market
  • Trump’s Health Secretary Pick in Trouble Over Insider Trading Accusations
  • How Do You Inspire Women to Run for Office? Elect Trump.
  • Beyond Distrust: How Americans View Their Government
  • Brain Activity May Explain How Stress Leads to CVD
  • 2017 Another Year Of Excessive Volatility For Oil Prices
  • Parts of United States are heating faster than globe as a whole
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Daily Digest 1/16 - Millennial Money Trouble, What Is Holding Renewable Energy Back?

Monday, January 16, 2017, 10:25 AM
  • Eight Men Have the Same Wealth As Poorest Half: Oxfam
  • Washington: You're Fired
  • Trump to Meet Martin Luther King Jr.’s Eldest Son to Observe Holiday
  • Money trouble
  • Living Standards Better Growth Gauge Than GDP, Davos Forum Says
  • What Is Holding Renewable Energy Back?
  • Two for the Price of One: Russian Scientists Build Solar+Wind Power Generator
  • The Hermit Who Inadvertently Shaped Climate-Change Science
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Daily Digest 1/14 - House Clears Path For Health Law Repeal, Most Americans Don't Have $500 Saved

Saturday, January 14, 2017, 10:22 AM
  • China’s bitcoin market: another ticking time bomb?
  • House Clears Path for Repeal of Health Law
  • Millennials are falling behind their boomer parents
  • 6 in 10 Americans don't have $500 in savings
  • Silver Prices For The Year 2017
  • Vilsack leaving USDA early, no Trump replacement named
  • Northern California drenched, but state's drought far from over
  • If Trump Builds the Wall, What Will Happen to our Food System?
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Daily Digest 1/13 - Good News Friday: A New Physics Theory of Life, Could Rains End CA Drought?

Friday, January 13, 2017, 10:06 AM
  • A New Physics Theory of Life
  • United States to Lift Sudan Sanctions
  • Massive scientific report on marijuana confirms medical benefits
  • The Virus That Could Get Rid Of Alcoholism
  • Oil Discoveries To Rebound From Rock Bottom
  • Diamond Batteries Could Use Nuclear Waste to Generate Electricity for Millennia
  • ‘This is a big deal’: Storms could spell end to historic drought
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Daily Digest 1/12 - CA Gov. Predicts $1.6B Deficit, What Is the Real Cost of the Wage Increase?

Thursday, January 12, 2017, 8:47 AM
  • Gov. Jerry Brown predicts a $1.6-billion deficit as he unveils state budget
  • Life in a post-flying Australia, and why it might actually be ok
  • California Today: What Is the Real Cost of the Wage Increase?
  • How Albert Woodfox Survived Solitary
  • U.S. Oil And Gas Jobs See First Gains In 2 Years
  • The Rise Of Black Gold
  • Japan Copes With The disappearing Eel
  • Should We Rent Out Endangered Species to One-Percenters? Maybe.
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Daily Digest 1/11 - Venezuela Imports Down More Than Half, Companies Struggle With Pension Plans

Wednesday, January 11, 2017, 8:13 AM
  • Venezuela 2016 imports down more than half to $18 bln -president
  • Five graphs that show where Houston stood in 2016
  • Va. delegate urges Metro compact changes
  • Illinois governor pans state legislature's Chicago pension fix
  • Companies Struggle to Maintain Pension Plans
  • More Illinois residents hit the highway, declining Madigan’s ‘my way’
  • Public pensions out of control in Texas’ biggest cities
  • NJ Seeks Help from Bankers to Bring Down Public-Worker Pension Costs
  • Nigeria Traders to Start Exchange Rate in Black Market Fight
  • High Inflation, Low Rates Are a Threat to Merkel
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Daily Digest 1/10 - Locating Facism At Home, Extinct Supercow Returning To Europe

Tuesday, January 10, 2017, 10:19 AM
  • Hundreds of Colleges Saddling Students With Unaffordable Debt, Feds Say
  • Locating Fascism on the Home Map
  • Third World Employment Is Here
  • US Supreme Court loaded with First Amendment cases
  • Oil Drops As Signs Of Rising U.S. Output Offset OPEC Optimism
  • The wild, extinct supercow returning to Europe
  • Obama in Science: Clean energy will happen whether you like it or not
  • Human-Driven Global Warming Is Biggest Threat to Polar Bears, Report Says