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    Daily Digest 1/20 – China’s coronavirus cases likely grossly underestimated, Missouri could jail librarians for lending ‘age-inappropriate’ books

    by Daily Digest

    Monday, January 20, 2020, 2:22 PM

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    • All of the World’s Wealth in One Visualization
    • The Tractor Backlash
    • Missouri could jail librarians for lending ‘age-inappropriate’ books
    • Fed Adds $52.6 Billion To Markets As Central Bank Official Defends Operations
    • Officials want to clear a mile-long homeless camp on a Sonoma County bike trail. Some don’t want to go
    • Tech Upstarts Say Tech Giants Abuse Market Power to Stifle Competition
    • China’s coronavirus cases likely grossly underestimated, study says
    • St. Louis donations wipe away $13 million in medical debt
    • Trump reverts to Obama policy on China’s currency
    • At the top of the peak
    • America’s most widely consumed oil causes genetic changes in the brain

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    Daily Digest 1/16 – Stocks climb new peaks on trade deal, Trump tax cut hands $32 billion windfall to Banks

    by Daily Digest

    Thursday, January 16, 2020, 3:31 PM

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    • Stocks climb new peaks on trade deal, oil slips on demand worries
    • Race to refine: the bid to clean up Africa’s gold rush
    • Putin engineers shake-up that could keep him in power longer
    • Trump tax cut hands $32 billion windfall to America’s top banks
    • The US Air Force is fixing up a remote base that could help keep an eye on Russia
    • On the Money: Confronting fresh health insurance deductibles
    • 18 Signs That The Social Decay In America Is Worse Than It Has Ever Been Before
    • Trump Says U.S. Troops Stayed in Syria ‘Because I Kept the Oil’
    • Australia’s bushfires are producing so much smoke that NASA expects it to travel all the way around the world and return to Australia
    • Man caught a 350-pound fish believed to be at least 50 years old
    • ‘Amazing’: New embryo made of nearly extinct rhino species

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    Surf’s Up!

    The wave of change is finally here. Are you prepared to ride it?
    by Chris Martenson

    Friday, January 10, 2020, 6:07 PM

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    Nothing seems right anymore.

    In whichever direction we choose to look, things are unraveling at a quickening pace.

    Welcome to the Fourth Turning; and with it, a profound loss of trust in institutions and government.

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    Daily Digest 1/10 – Good News Friday: How To Talk Less and Listen More, Reducing the Environmental Impact Of What You Buy

    by Daily Digest

    Friday, January 10, 2020, 8:00 AM

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    • These Dow stocks hold up the most during rough times for the market
    • Talk Less. Listen More. Here’s How.
    • We love to criticise the United States, but guess what? Their public schools are better than ours
    • JetBlue announces plans to become carbon neutral on domestic flights in a first for the US airline industry
    • What if Democrats Tried Real Outreach?
    • Shutdown of US coal power facilities saved over 26,000 lives, study finds
    • Study reveals what causes type 2 diabetes and how to reverse it
    • Having A Plant On Your Office Desk Helps Reduce Daily Stress, Study Finds
    • I spent half my life on antidepressants. Today, I’m off the medication and feel all right.
    • Eating in a 6-hour window and fasting for 18 hours might help you live longer
    • Clever “Flying-V” plane design is more fuel-efficient than today’s most advanced aircraft
    • Have you heard of microgreens? Two high school buddies with no farming background have turned them into a business.
    • Low Carbon Life: How We Reduced the Environmental Impact of (Almost) Everything We Buy

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    Daily Digest 1/9 – Corporate CFOs Say Stock Market Is Overvalued, Texan Wind Power Grows Again

    by Daily Digest

    Thursday, January 9, 2020, 7:55 AM

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    • Nearly all corporate CFOs say the economy is going to slow and the stock market is overvalued
    • The College Wealth Premium Has Collapsed
    • Disinformation For Hire: How A New Breed Of PR Firms Is Selling Lies Online
    • The Nasdaq soars past 9,000 for the first time ever, fueled by Amazon’s holiday sales boom
    • Facts and Speculations – Next Decade
    • Samsung shows off bizarre fitness exoskeleton and rolling robot at CES
    • Past Point of No Return –John Rubino
    • Americans in China warned over spreading mystery illness
    • Cancer group finds biggest 1-year drop in US death rate
    • Facebook’s deepfakes ban has some obvious workarounds
    • Toyota plans to build ‘city of the future’ with housing, robots and autonomous vehicles in Japan
    • Oil plummets to its lows of the day after President Trump says Iran ‘appears to be standing down’ in the Middle East
    • Texan wind power grows again as huge turbines start spinning
    • Trump Moves to Exempt Big Projects From Environmental Review
    • When wildlife safety turns into fierce political debate
    • Why Are So Many Earthquakes Happening in Puerto Rico?

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    Daily Digest 1/8 – Fake Wealth Exposed, The Deeper Story Behind the Assassination of Soleimani

    by Daily Digest

    Wednesday, January 8, 2020, 8:39 AM

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    • The U.S. Spends $2,500 Per Person on Health Care Administrative Costs. Canada Spends $550. Here’s Why
    • Kansas governor turns to pensions for budget breathing room
    • Pension costs could erase the impact of Arizona’s teacher raises. What will we do about it?
    • Record bond defaults as China lifts credit allocation
    • 2 U.S. cities are not prepared for a recession, Moody’s finds
    • Big Week for NJ’s Debt: State to Issue $800M+ in Bonds for Transit, Libraries, Schools, More
    • A Borrower Will Be 114 When Bonds Backed by Her Student Loans Mature
    • Ben Bernanke says the Fed shouldn’t rule out using negative interest rates
    • Fed Adds $76.9 Billion in Overnight Money to Markets
    • Risk of pension meltdown grows as Congress fails to act
    • The Deeper Story Behind the Assassination of Soleimani
    • Dow jumps 100 points as Trump speaks after Iran attack on Iraqi bases
    • Iranian missiles target U.S. troops in Iraq, Trump consults advisers
    • US air force says fighter jet test is ‘coincidence’ after Trump’s Iran threat
    • Airlines avoid Iranian airspace, cancel flights as Middle East tensions spike
    • Iranian state TV says 80 “American terrorists” killed in Iran missile strikes
    • Trump to address nation after Iran’s retaliatory attacks against Iraqi bases housing US troops
    • One More Trip
    • Fake Wealth Exposed
    • Strong earthquake leaves widespread blackout, damage in Puerto Rico
    • Future Navy, Marine Corps aircraft spending estimated at $11 billion per year
    • Goldman Sachs restructures to create consumer lending division
    • Report: Ransomware takes down online currency exchange
    • Tens of thousands strike in India as slowdown hits jobs
    • Middle East tensions have put a floor under oil prices, says Marathon Oil CEO
    • California considering statewide ban on gas-powered gardening equipment

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    Daily Digest 1/7 – US-Iran Tensions Send Gold Higher, A Challenging Decade is Upon Us

    by Daily Digest

    Tuesday, January 7, 2020, 9:38 AM

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    • “On the Edge of a Precipice”​ – A Challenging Decade is Upon Us
    • The Future of America’s Contest with China
    • Man who called Dow 20,000 says one of the biggest stock-market dangers in 2020 is ‘people could be throwing risk to the wind’
    • Esper contradicts Trump on targeting Iranian cultural sites: We ‘follow the laws of armed conflict’
    • US-Iran tensions send gold to its highest level in nearly 7 years
    • U.S.-led coalition says it will withdraw from Iraq -letter
    • A Terrorist Attack Against Eurasian Integration
    • SpaceX is now the world’s largest satellite operator
    • Dozens of Iranians and Iranian Americans report being detained at US border crossing
    • Iraqi parliament passes resolution to end foreign troop presence
    • Why Americans Fear Trial By Jury
    • Unjust Deserts
    • Risk of pension meltdown grows as Congress fails to act
    • Chilling assessment: BEE has de-industrialised SA, pushed it backwards in time
    • Will Oil Prices Crash Or Rally When Iran Reacts?
    • Australian bushfires: Cops and arson unit round up 24 alleged firestarters in NSW
    • Bushfires: Firebugs fuelling crisis as arson arrest toll hits 183

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    Daily Digest 1/6 – Saudi Aramco Hits New Low Amid Int’l Tensions, How Australia’s Bushfires Are Generating Thunderstorms

    by Daily Digest

    Monday, January 6, 2020, 7:54 AM

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    • What stock market investors need to know about intensifying U.S.-Iran tensions
    • Iranian-Americans in California React to Suleimani’s Death
    • Saudi Aramco hits new low amid US-Iran tensions
    • Iraqi parliament votes to expel US troops from country (video)
    • As 3,500 Soldiers Deploy, a ‘Whirlwind’ Whips Through Fort Bragg
    • It’s Not Just Software: New Safety Risks Under Scrutiny on Boeing’s 737 Max
    • Samsung sheds light on its ‘artificial human’ project
    • Deceased GOP Strategist’s Daughter Makes Files Public That Republicans Wanted Sealed
    • Meth use up sixfold, fentanyl use quadrupled in U.S. in last 6 years
    • Why Are Young Americans Killing Themselves?
    • Russian government to ‘use the advantages’ of climate change
    • How Australia’s massive bushfires are generating thunderstorms
    • ADF in seven-day race to help bury hundreds of thousands of farm animals killed in bushfires, amid biosecurity fears
    • A statement about the 480 million animals killed in NSW bushfires since September
    • Beekeepers traumatised and counselled after hearing animals screaming in pain after bushfires
    • Australia bushfires: Which animals typically fare best and worst?
    • Bushfire preparations stymied by climate change deniers in Government, says small business lobby

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    Daily Digest 1/4 – Revenge of the Gammons, What War With Iran Could Look Like

    by Daily Digest

    Saturday, January 4, 2020, 12:44 PM

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    • What war with Iran could look like
    • For Trump, a Risky Decision on Suleimani Is One Other Presidents Had Avoided
    • With Suleimani Assassination, Trump Is Doing the Bidding of Washington’s Most Vile Cabal
    • The US and Israel reportedly signed a secret pact to take on Iran
    • McClatchy freezes some pension benefits
    • Revenge Of The Gammons
    • Gold nears six-year high, miners rally on Middle East turmoil
    • Big Pharma Continues New Year’s Tradition of Squeezing U.S. Sick for Every Last Dime
    • Hate Crimes Against Religious Groups Up Nearly 35% Between 2014-2018: FBI
    • Seattle passed a $15 minimum wage law in 2014. Here’s how it’s turned out so far
    • Venezuela’s Latest Problem Is There Are Now Too Many Dollars
    • The Decade of Mars: How the 2020s May Be a New Era of Red Planet Exploration
    • Alzheimers can be predicted before symptoms show as new test detects spread in brain
    • Molecular Coffee created in lab goes ‘beanless’
    • Oil Prices Climb Higher On Huge Crude Inventory Draw
    • Australians Trying to Flee Wildfires Are Getting Stuck in Massive Traffic Jams
    • Indonesia seeds clouds to keep them away from flooded capital

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    Daily Digest 1/3 – Good News Friday: 5 Financial New Year’s Resolutions, Year’s Best Science Photos

    by Daily Digest

    Friday, January 3, 2020, 8:05 AM

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    • January will feature one of best astronomy shows of the year
    • Live Your Best Life With These 5 Financial New Year’s Resolutions
    • Meet the scientist trying to travel back in time
    • How to Be Healthy, in Just 48 Words
    • ‘Hero’ 12-year-old saves great-grandparents from stabbing: ‘Truly prevented a double-murder’
    • White Extremism Faces a Subversive Foe Online: Google Ads
    • Elf hunt comes to an end; Stitches in custody
    • Prince William launches ‘Earthshot Prize’ to help speed climate solutions
    • The 100 Best Science Photos of 2019

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