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PhysOrg
Tiny antibodies point to vulnerability in disease-causing parasitesToxoplasma gondii. Credit: Wikipedia By teasing apart the structure of an enzym
Tiny antibodies point to vulnerability in disease-causing parasites
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
Toxoplasma gondii. Credit: Wikipedia By teasing apart the structure of an enzyme vital to the infectious behavior of the parasites that cause toxoplasmosis and malaria, Whitehead Institute scientists have identified a potentially 'drugable' target... Read more
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The Huffington Post
The Empathy Lesson Jeff Bezos' Amazon Desperately NeedsThere is a famous Zen story of a man walking along a trail who sees a horse and
The Empathy Lesson Jeff Bezos' Amazon Desperately Needs
The Huffington Post / Posted 4 days ago
There is a famous Zen story of a man walking along a trail who sees a horse and rider racing at full pelt toward him. As they shoot past, the man calls out, “Where are you going in such a hurry?” The rider turns in his saddle and shouts back, “I have... Read more
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Profit Confidential
Gold Price Forecast: Prices Likely to Go a Lot Higher“This is one of the first times in a while that we’ve seen options traders bet
Gold Price Forecast: Prices Likely to Go a Lot Higher
Profit Confidential / Posted 8 days ago
“This is one of the first times in a while that we’ve seen options traders bet on a rebound,” Khouw said on CNBC’s Fast Money earlier this week. On Wednesday, options volume for SPDR Gold Shares (NYSE:GLD) ran 1.5 times its daily average. One trader... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
‘It’s the greatest place I hate to work’: Inside Amazon’s cultureOn Monday mornings, fresh recruits line up for an orientation intended to catap
‘It’s the greatest place I hate to work’: Inside Amazon’s culture
The Globe and Mail / Posted 12 days ago
On Monday mornings, fresh recruits line up for an orientation intended to catapult them into Amazon’s singular way of working. They are told to forget the “poor habits” they learned at previous jobs, one employee recalled. When they “hit the wall”... Read more
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Reuters
Behind enemy lines - foreign hedge funds thrive in ChinaHONG KONG/SHANGHAI Hundreds of foreign hedge funds and traders are working in a
Behind enemy lines - foreign hedge funds thrive in China
Reuters / Posted 19 days ago
HONG KONG/SHANGHAI Hundreds of foreign hedge funds and traders are working in a regulatory grey area in China, using speculative trading strategies that are complicating regulators' efforts to calm the country's turbulent stock markets. Interviews... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Behind enemy lines - foreign hedge funds thrive in ChinaHONG KONG/SHANGHAI Hundreds of foreign hedge funds and traders are working in a
Behind enemy lines - foreign hedge funds thrive in China
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 21 days ago
HONG KONG/SHANGHAI Hundreds of foreign hedge funds and traders are working in a regulatory grey area in China, using speculative trading strategies that are complicating regulators' efforts to calm the country's turbulent stock markets. Interviews... Read more
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Reuters
Behind enemy lines: foreign hedge funds thrive in ChinaAn investor stands in front of an electronic board showing stock information at
Behind enemy lines: foreign hedge funds thrive in China
Reuters / Posted 21 days ago
An investor stands in front of an electronic board showing stock information at a brokerage house in Fuyang, Anhui province, July 27, 2015. HONG KONG/SHANGHAI Hundreds of foreign hedge funds and traders are working in a regulatory grey area in... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Mayor, City Council speaker slam hedge funds over Puerto Rico's debt crisisMayor Bill de Blasio and City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito criticized
Mayor, City Council speaker slam hedge funds over Puerto Rico's debt crisis
Crain's New York Business / Posted 22 days ago
Mayor Bill de Blasio and City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito criticized hedge funds for their lack of action in Puerto Rico's mounting debt crisis. Melissa Mark-Viverito, New York City’s second-most-powerful elected official, called them... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Gaius Publius: The Rorschach Candidacy of Hillary ClintonSchedule note: This will be the last piece for a few weeks from me. Writing wil
Gaius Publius: The Rorschach Candidacy of Hillary Clinton
Naked Capitalism / Posted 29 days ago
Schedule note: This will be the last piece for a few weeks from me. Writing will resume the third week of August. Happy summer, all! It’s been clear for a while that from the left, the biggest criticism of Hillary Clinton is her close relationship... Read more
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Providence Business News
Costly offshore wind a deal in U.S. markets with highest ratesNEW YORK - High winds and expensive electricity make Block Island a good site f
Costly offshore wind a deal in U.S. markets with highest rates
Providence Business News / Posted 30 days ago
NEW YORK - High winds and expensive electricity make Block Island a good site for the first U.S. offshore wind farm. For the same reasons, Long Island may be next. Deepwater Wind LLC last week began towing the first of five massive steel frameworks... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Construction starts on offshore wind farmA few miles off the coast of Block Island, a new U.S. industry is emerging from
Construction starts on offshore wind farm
Finance and Commerce / Posted 1 months ago
A few miles off the coast of Block Island, a new U.S. industry is emerging from the Atlantic Ocean. That’s where Deepwater Wind LLC is installing a massive steel frame, more than 1,500 tons, that sits on the seabed and juts about 70 feet from the... Read more
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