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Daily Digest 12/3 - NAFTA Formally Canceled, Our Deficits May Finally Be Coming Home To Roost

Monday, December 3, 2018, 8:28 AM
  • Trump will formally cancel NAFTA to press Congress to approve new trade deal
  • Trump, Xi Agree to Temporary Truce in Bid to Contain Trade War
  • Economic Winter And The Coming End Of Globalization
  • Our deficits may finally be coming home to roost
  • “I Hereby Confess Judgment”
  • No Charges Will Be Filed Against The Migrants Arrested In The US Border Clash That Ended With Tear Gas
  • News Networks Fall Short on Climate Story as Dolphins Die on the Beach
  • Dozens injured as 22 tornadoes reported in central Illinois
  • We broke down what climate change will do, region by region
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Daily Digest 12/1 - Measles Surges In U.S., What Is This Green New Deal Anyway?

Saturday, December 1, 2018, 11:12 AM
  • Deutsche Bank Raided in Laundering Probe Going Into 2018
  • Federal agents raid office of lawyer who previously did tax work for Trump
  • Bayer cutting 12,000 jobs in wake of Monsanto deal
  • US ‘Empire of Debt’ will go to war to stop emergence of petro-yuan – Max Keiser
  • China halts work by team on gene-edited babies 
  • White farmers' legal fight against plans to give their land to black South Africans without compensation is thrown out by country's High Court
  • Under Trump, Number Of Uninsured Kids Rose For First Time This Decade
  • As Measles Surges, ‘Decades of Progress’ Are in Jeopardy
  • What Is This Green New Deal Anyway?
  • We Can Pay For A Green New Deal
  • The Bacteria Lurking in American Showerheads
  • Scientist unveils blueprint to save bees and enrich farmers
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Daily Digest 11/30 - Good News Friday: Signs You're Making Progress, The Philosophy Of Hope

Friday, November 30, 2018, 11:27 AM
  • Six Signs You’re Making Great Progress in Life
  • 5 Weeks and Counting: Dutch Church Holds Worship Marathon to Protect Migrant Family
  • The Good News From Africa
  • Want a free country house in Japan? They're giving them away
  • This City’s Overdose Deaths Have Plunged. Can Others Learn From It?
  • Hellbent bikers provide security to Camp Fire evacuees at Chico church
  • Soldier says a stranger's Christmas card got him through the Vietnam War
  • In Our Time: Hope
  • NASA’s InSight Mission Has Touched Down on Mars to Study the Red Planet’s Deep Secrets
  • Tundra-Trailblazing Beavers Shaped How We Coexist
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Daily Digest 11/29 - The Approaching Storm, How The Ultra-Rich Hide Their Properties

Thursday, November 29, 2018, 9:31 AM
  • This Scholar Says the Government Should Buy Stocks When They Plunge
  • Nostalgia - Not So Much
  • Don't Get Distracted By The Trump/Fed Soap Opera - The Crash Will Continue
  • The Approaching Storm
  • Secret luxury homes: how the ultra-rich hide their properties
  • Saudi Arabia Struggles As Oil Prices Crash
  • Dead sea lions are washing up on Puget Sound shores — with bullet holes
  • This town is like thousands that are vulnerable to contaminated water, with no fix in sight
  • California Burning: How the Greens Turned the Golden State Brown – American Greatness
  • Climate Solutions: Is It Feasible to Remove Enough CO2 from the Air?
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Daily Digest 11/28 - IL Hikes Property Taxes To Pay For Pensions, The Insect Apocalypse Is Here

Wednesday, November 28, 2018, 9:22 AM
  • Jacksonville City Council votes to raise tax levy
  • Norridge hikes property taxes by more than 35 percent to pay for pensions (Illinois)
  • Pension board seeking to raise teacher retirement age in New Mexico
  • 10 Cities Where Americans Are Deepest in Debt—but Still Buy Homes!
  • China to Designate More Institutions as Too-Big-to-Fail
  • Italy budget: Rome vows to stick to plans, despite EU concerns
  • ECB's Draghi: QE will end in Dec. despite data
  • The Federals Are Coming!
  • PG&E-friendly wildfire bill being prepared by state lawmakers in wake of lethal Butte County inferno
  • The Insect Apocalypse Is Here
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Daily Digest 11/27 - GM To Slash 14k Jobs From N. American Workforce, Could Oil Prices Fall To $40?

Tuesday, November 27, 2018, 9:01 AM
  • These 11 Companies Control Everything You Buy
  • GOLDMAN: 3 reasons why the US housing market is slowing down
  • Chinese scientist claims world's first gene-edited babies, amid denial from hospital and international outcry
  • More than 100 Chinese scientists have condemned the CRISPR baby experiment as “crazy”
  • GM to slash over 14,000 jobs from North American workforce
  • Union Leader: 'GM Won't Close Plants Without One Hell Of A Fight'
  • GM Is Laying Off 14,000 Workers As it Looks to Cut Costs Amid Restructuring
  • It Might Be Worse To Take Social Security At 66, Here's Why
  • Oh that it should come to this, Pt. 2
  • FDA to overhaul more than 40-year-old process for approving medical devices that some say puts consumers at risk
  • Ohio Becomes First US State to Allow Taxes to Be Paid in Bitcoin
  • CVS is set to complete its $69 billion deal with Aetna almost a year after it was announced, creating a new kind of healthcare company
  • Watch: Six Years Ago Obama Promised to Buy a Chevy Volt. Now It Is Dead
  • Could Oil Prices Fall To $40?
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Daily Digest 11/26 - No Refuge For Investors, Visualizing U.S. Poverty

Monday, November 26, 2018, 10:20 AM
  • Visualizing the Poverty Rate of Each U.S. State
  • Blockbuster Cyber Monday Is Overshadowed by Economic Outlook
  • Why the IMF will use the ACC and SDR to Capture Wealth
  • San Diego border crossing shut down after migrants try entering U.S.
  • US authorities fire tear gas to disperse migrants at border
  • Ukraine says Russia opened fire on its naval vessels, seized them
  • No Refuge for Investors as 2018 Rout Sends Stocks, Bonds, Oil Lower
  • Why central bank digital currencies will destroy bitcoin
  • IMF Reveals That Cryptocurrency Is The New World Order End Game
  • Bitcoin recovers above $4,000 after dropping to over one-year low
  • Here's Why 43% of Millennials Are in Trouble for Retirement
  • Good information on Social Security can be hard to find — here are some reliable sources
  • 4 Things You Can Do Today for a Happier Retirement
  • Ebola in Congo now infecting newborn babies, UN says
  • Proposed Text Message Rules Echo The Fight Over Net Neutrality
  • Cape Town, South Africa- TEOTWAWKI, by Greg
  • Shale Boom Raises Specter of New Glut: Gulf Coast Oil Terminals
  • Colorado Embraces EV Tar Baby
  • Peter Foster: Another report reluctantly admits that ‘green’ energy is a disastrous flop
  • Hundreds of apparently 'flash-frozen' turtles wash ashore in New England
  • A Warming Climate Brings New Crops to Frigid Zones
  • A Financial Tsunami has Reached America’s Farmers… But Not All in the Same Way
  • Norway Becomes World’s First Country to Ban Deforestation
  • Salt stress: Road salt prices higher as winter looms
  • Agriculture: Steps to sustainable livestock
  • More than 140 pilot whales dead after mass stranding in New Zealand
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Daily Digest 11/24 - A Grave Climate Warning, The Time to Prepare For the Next Financial Crisis is Now

Saturday, November 24, 2018, 12:37 PM
  • Sales Reps May Be Wearing Out Their Welcome In The Operating Room
  • Rep. Tulsi Gabbard eviscerates Trump as 'Saudi Arabia's bitch'
  • The Time to Prepare For the Next Financial Crisis is NOW
  • Gap looking to close hundreds of stores at malls 'quickly and aggressively'
  • Ikea to slash 7,500 jobs, focus on smaller stores as online competition heats up
  • This Black Friday, Amazon employees across Europe are protesting ‘inhuman’ working conditions
  • Why it may be harder to find the perfect Christmas tree
  • IMF Reveals That Cryptocurrency Is The New World Order End Game
  • Gold Is Cheap. Inflation Is Coming. You Do the Math
  • Holiday Doings and Undoings
  • Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Won't Be the One to Finally Make Socialism Work
  • Blockchain smart contracts are finally good for something in the real world
  • Oh that it should come to this
  • Media Literacy Might be Key to Planetary Survival
  • Oil meltdown deepens as crude crashes below $51
  • The Great Oil Crash of 2018: What's really happening
  • The limits of renewable energy and the case for degrowth
  • The latest battle against sea level rise? Raising one mile of road
  • Dimming the sun: The answer to global warming?
  • A Grave Climate Warning, Buried on Black Friday
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Daily Digest 11/23 - Good News Friday: Resilience In Practice, CA Evacuees Find Meaning In Holiday

Friday, November 23, 2018, 12:26 PM
  • ‘Best Thanksgiving of my life’: Amid wildfire destruction, evacuees find meaning in holiday
  • Meditation helps veterans with PTSD
  • 7 credit-card hacks to save money over the holidays
  • Rare microbes lead scientists to discover new branch on the tree of life
  • A gut bacterium as a fountain of youth? Well, let’s start with reversing insulin resistance
  • Thanksgiving surprise: Couple finds $1.8 million jackpot-winning lottery ticket while cleaning up their home
  • Black Friday is also National Espresso Day: Starbucks, Dunkin' and more stores are celebrating
  • Regular Exercise May Keep Your Body 30 Years ‘Younger’
  • Company founder surprises employees with $20 million: 'I wanted to show some gratitude'
  • Repowering the UK’s oldest wind farms could boost energy generation by 171%
  • Resilience In Practice
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Daily Digest 11/22 - Homebuilders Get Desperate, Multiple Risks Are Converging on Markets

Thursday, November 22, 2018, 11:28 AM
  • Free Vacations, $100,000 Discounts: Homebuilders Get Desperate 
  • Multiple Risks Are Converging on Markets
  • Police ‘give up’ on town where vigilantes patrol and crime is solved on Facebook
  • Report: Saudi royals turn on king's favourite son after killing 
  • Latin America Has Fewer Guns, But More Crime
  • Amazon data breach exposes customer names, emails 
  • Oil Companies Lose $1 Trillion As Prices Crash
  • Harvest 2018 Keeps Going and Going and Going
  • The Poop On Manure
  • The Earth is in a death spiral. It will take radical action to save us 
  • As Immigrant Farmworkers Become More Scarce, Robots Replace Humans