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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Economy showing signs of life after slow start to yearThe government said Friday that first-quarter growth, while disappointing, wasn
Economy showing signs of life after slow start to year
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 51 minutes ago
The government said Friday that first-quarter growth, while disappointing, wasn't as bad as first thought. And a number of more recent indicators are showing decent gains in key areas like consumer spending and housing. All the signs point to an... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
U.S. economy starting to show signs of lifeWASHINGTON — The U.S. economy is showing signs of more life after a less-than-s
U.S. economy starting to show signs of life
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 3 hours ago
WASHINGTON — The U.S. economy is showing signs of more life after a less-than-stellar start to the year. The government said Friday that first-quarter growth, while disappointing, wasn’t as bad as first thought. And a number of more recent... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Finance week ahead: GDP growth likely to slip25 basis points below the economy's current potential for growth, which is an a
Finance week ahead: GDP growth likely to slip
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 hours ago
25 basis points below the economy's current potential for growth, which is an argument for giving it a gentle monetary nudge. A chunk of the numbers making up the GDP result was published last week - construction (poor) and capex (worse) -... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Economy showing signs of life after slow startPress WASHINGTON The U.S. economy is showing signs of more life after a less-
Economy showing signs of life after slow start
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
Press WASHINGTON The U.S. economy is showing signs of more life after a less-than-stellar start to the year. The government said Friday that first-quarter growth, while disappointing, wasn’t as bad as first thought. And a number of... Read more
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TribLIVE
U.S. economic growth in Q1 revised up to 0.8% rateup to 0.8% rate WASHINGTON — The economy is showing signs of more life after a
U.S. economic growth in Q1 revised up to 0.8% rate
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
up to 0.8% rate WASHINGTON — The economy is showing signs of more life after a less-than-stellar start to the year. The government said Friday that first-quarter growth, while disappointing, wasn't as bad as first thought. And a number of more... Read more
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The Economic Times
US economy showing signs of life after slow start to yearThe government said Friday that first-quarter growth, while disappointing, wasn
US economy showing signs of life after slow start to year
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
The government said Friday that first-quarter growth, while disappointing, wasn't as bad as first thought. And a number of more recent indicators are showing decent gains in key areas like consumer spending and housing. All the signs point to an... Read more
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The Columbian
Economy’s Q1 growth better than first thoughtinstead of the initial estimate of a 3.5 percent decline. Still, that drop com
Economy’s Q1 growth better than first thought
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
instead of the initial estimate of a 3.5 percent decline. Still, that drop combined with declines in exports and federal government spending to cause the economy to slow from the 1.4 percent annual pace in the fourth quarter of last year. In... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Economy shows signs of life after slow start to yearThe economy is showing signs of more life after a less-than-stellar start to th
Economy shows signs of life after slow start to year
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
The economy is showing signs of more life after a less-than-stellar start to the year. The government said last week that first-quarter growth, while disappointing, wasn’t as bad as first thought. And a number of more recent indicators are showing... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
US economy showing signs of life after slow start to yearWASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy is showing signs of more life after a less-t
US economy showing signs of life after slow start to year
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy is showing signs of more life after a less-than-stellar start to the year. The government said Friday that first-quarter growth, while disappointing, wasn't as bad as first thought. And a number of more recent... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
US economy showing signs of life after slow start to yearWASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy is showing signs of more life after a less-t
US economy showing signs of life after slow start to year
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy is showing signs of more life after a less-than-stellar start to the year. The government said Friday that first-quarter growth, while disappointing, wasn't as bad as first thought. And a number of more recent... Read more
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Island Packet
US economy showing signs of life after slow start to yearThe U.S. economy is showing signs of more life after a less-than-stellar start
US economy showing signs of life after slow start to year
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
The U.S. economy is showing signs of more life after a less-than-stellar start to the year. The government said Friday that first-quarter growth, while disappointing, wasn't as bad as first thought. And a number of more recent indicators are showing... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
U.S. economy grew more last quarter than initially thought, boosting chances of Fed rate hikequarter, instead of the initial estimate of a 3.5% decline. Still, that drop c
U.S. economy grew more last quarter than initially thought, boosting chances of Fed rate hike
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
quarter, instead of the initial estimate of a 3.5% decline. Still, that drop combined with declines in exports and federal government spending to cause the economy to slow from the 1.4% annual pace in the fourth quarter of last year. In addition,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
International co-productions may be the future of Canadian filmget involved in many foreign-language films. It’s the fruition of initiatives t
International co-productions may be the future of Canadian film
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
get involved in many foreign-language films. It’s the fruition of initiatives the funding body put in place a decade ago to nudge Canadians into the world of international co-production – in other words, the present. Any country that isn’t the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Hilary Fannin: My first gathering inspired by hormonal fluctuationsto guide you up?” the receptionist asked. Her teeth were white as snow. I decli
Hilary Fannin: My first gathering inspired by hormonal fluctuations
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
to guide you up?” the receptionist asked. Her teeth were white as snow. I declined. The first-floor window looked out over Government Buildings. I watched a TV crew slowly assemble, and impatient, excited men in navy- blue suits, guardians of our... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces backat one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces back
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 days ago
at one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions and an increase in global demand. US government figures showed a larger-than-expected drop in fuel stockpiles last week, which sparked the latest surge in oil... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces backat one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces back
Streatham Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
at one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions and an increase in global demand. US government figures showed a larger-than-expected drop in fuel stockpiles last week, which sparked the latest surge in oil... Read more
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Bury Times
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces backat one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces back
Bury Times / Posted 2 days ago
at one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions and an increase in global demand. US government figures showed a larger-than-expected drop in fuel stockpiles last week, which sparked the latest surge in oil... Read more
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Gazette
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces backat one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces back
Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
at one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions and an increase in global demand. US government figures showed a larger-than-expected drop in fuel stockpiles last week, which sparked the latest surge in oil... Read more
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guardian-series
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces backat one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces back
guardian-series / Posted 2 days ago
at one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions and an increase in global demand. US government figures showed a larger-than-expected drop in fuel stockpiles last week, which sparked the latest surge in oil... Read more
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Harrow Times
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces backat one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces back
Harrow Times / Posted 2 days ago
at one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions and an increase in global demand. US government figures showed a larger-than-expected drop in fuel stockpiles last week, which sparked the latest surge in oil... Read more
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This is West Country
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces backat one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces back
This is West Country / Posted 2 days ago
at one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions and an increase in global demand. US government figures showed a larger-than-expected drop in fuel stockpiles last week, which sparked the latest surge in oil... Read more
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Gazette News
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces backat one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces back
Gazette News / Posted 2 days ago
at one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions and an increase in global demand. US government figures showed a larger-than-expected drop in fuel stockpiles last week, which sparked the latest surge in oil... Read more
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Bolton News
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces backat one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces back
Bolton News / Posted 2 days ago
at one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions and an increase in global demand. US government figures showed a larger-than-expected drop in fuel stockpiles last week, which sparked the latest surge in oil... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces backat one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces back
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
at one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions and an increase in global demand. US government figures showed a larger-than-expected drop in fuel stockpiles last week, which sparked the latest surge in oil... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces backat one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces back
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 2 days ago
at one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions and an increase in global demand. US government figures showed a larger-than-expected drop in fuel stockpiles last week, which sparked the latest surge in oil... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces backat one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces back
Croydon Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
at one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions and an increase in global demand. US government figures showed a larger-than-expected drop in fuel stockpiles last week, which sparked the latest surge in oil... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces backat one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces back
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
at one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions and an increase in global demand. US government figures showed a larger-than-expected drop in fuel stockpiles last week, which sparked the latest surge in oil... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces backat one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces back
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 2 days ago
at one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions and an increase in global demand. US government figures showed a larger-than-expected drop in fuel stockpiles last week, which sparked the latest surge in oil... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces backat one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces back
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
at one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions and an increase in global demand. US government figures showed a larger-than-expected drop in fuel stockpiles last week, which sparked the latest surge in oil... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces backat one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces back
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
at one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions and an increase in global demand. US government figures showed a larger-than-expected drop in fuel stockpiles last week, which sparked the latest surge in oil... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces backat one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces back
Kingston Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
at one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions and an increase in global demand. US government figures showed a larger-than-expected drop in fuel stockpiles last week, which sparked the latest surge in oil... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces backat one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces back
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
at one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions and an increase in global demand. US government figures showed a larger-than-expected drop in fuel stockpiles last week, which sparked the latest surge in oil... Read more
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Scotsman
Oil tops $50 for first time in almost seven months$50.22 at one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disru
Oil tops $50 for first time in almost seven months
Scotsman / Posted 2 days ago
$50.22 at one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions and an increase in global demand. US government figures showed a larger-than-expected drop in fuel stockpiles last week, which sparked the latest surge in oil... Read more
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iol.co.za
Oil breaks through $50also: Asian shares struggle on China worries “The immediate driver is a good d
Oil breaks through $50
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
also: Asian shares struggle on China worries “The immediate driver is a good draw on US crude stockpiles, helping to nudge the price up a bit further,” Ric Spooner, a chief analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney, said by phone. “The market hasn’t... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces backat one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces back
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
at one stage, its highest level since early November, after supply disruptions and an increase in global demand. US government figures showed a larger-than-expected drop in fuel stockpiles last week, which sparked the latest surge in oil... Read more
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The Star
Brent trades above US$50, first time in 6 monthsaccording to analysts surveyed by Bloomberg. “The immediate driver is a good d
Brent trades above US$50, first time in 6 months
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
according to analysts surveyed by Bloomberg. “The immediate driver is a good draw on U.S. crude stockpiles, helping to nudge the price up a bit further,” Ric Spooner, a chief analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney, said by phone. “The market hasn’t... Read more
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Northern Star
Lismore mayor: “We live in harmony” with batswas sent in December to other councils with the aim of garnering support for fl
Lismore mayor: “We live in harmony” with bats
Northern Star / Posted 3 days ago
was sent in December to other councils with the aim of garnering support for flying fox dispersal plans and lobbying state government for funding. Cr Dowell said, "I responded that our community loves in harmony with our colonies, that we have... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Meet The Syrian Al-Qaeda Linked Rebel Who Freely Visited America Last Year– the conservative Salafist insurgents risk their credibility with even perceiv
Meet The Syrian Al-Qaeda Linked Rebel Who Freely Visited America Last Year
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
– the conservative Salafist insurgents risk their credibility with even perceived ties to the United States, and the U.S. government risks looking soft on screenings by allowing entry to a member of an Islamist paramilitary force. National... Read more
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Money Marketing Online
How to solve the self-employed savings crisisout of their profits to fund retirement savings. He says: “The only real solut
How to solve the self-employed savings crisis
Money Marketing Online / Posted 3 days ago
out of their profits to fund retirement savings. He says: “The only real solution is a variant on auto-enrolment: a big nudge using the Class 4 NICs system. This has the merit that it is sensitive to how profitable the business is at any point... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Integration nationmight not be so rosy after all. Citizenship tests were introduced in 2002 becau
Integration nation
Namibia Economist / Posted 3 days ago
might not be so rosy after all. Citizenship tests were introduced in 2002 because of a realisation by the then Labour government that the laissez-faire approach to immigration and ethnocultural diversity had not necessarily led to the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Global Stocks, Futures Rally, Ignore Sharp Yuan Devaluation On Hopes Fed Is Right This Timetraded higher despite the risk-on sentiment in the region, as the BoJ were in
Global Stocks, Futures Rally, Ignore Sharp Yuan Devaluation On Hopes Fed Is Right This Time
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
traded higher despite the risk-on sentiment in the region, as the BoJ were in the market to purchase over JPY 1.2trl in government debt. BoJ Governor Kuroda stated the BoJ is to be mindful of the balance sheet and later added they will ease... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Seize the dayof reform, pretty much everywhere, is simply to remove all the subsidies for pr
Seize the day
Namibia Economist / Posted 3 days ago
of reform, pretty much everywhere, is simply to remove all the subsidies for producing or consuming fossil fuels. Last year governments around the world threw $550 billion down that rathole—on everything from holding down the price of petrol in poor... Read more
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Northern Star
RVC set to disperse vulnerable flying foxesCouncil, which last week acquired $2.5 million in state funds to tackle its bat
RVC set to disperse vulnerable flying foxes
Northern Star / Posted 3 days ago
Council, which last week acquired $2.5 million in state funds to tackle its bat ‘emergency’ in Batemans Bay, strategies to ‘nudge’ camps of grey-headed flying foxes could include spraying trees with pheromone, sprinkler systems, and using giant... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Mentors needed: Leaders call for Chattanooga residents to embrace area's struggling youthhave signed up for mentoring programs and remain on waitlists because local non
Mentors needed: Leaders call for Chattanooga residents to embrace area's struggling youth
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
have signed up for mentoring programs and remain on waitlists because local nonprofit groups, businesses, churches and government programs have been unable to recruit adults willing to help. But a growing, cross-sectional alliance, seeking to... Read more
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The Atlantic
How to Manage a Rising Power—or Twoand don’t play fair. During its own rise, the United States was also deeply pro
How to Manage a Rising Power—or Two
The Atlantic / Posted 4 days ago
and don’t play fair. During its own rise, the United States was also deeply protectionist—and it was Britain that helped nudge the country toward open trade. British companies invested heavily in America, and in the late 19th century, American... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Dumb Myth That the President Can Save the EconomyBut Congress obstructed his later efforts to expand the stimulus, another remin
The Dumb Myth That the President Can Save the Economy
The Atlantic / Posted 4 days ago
But Congress obstructed his later efforts to expand the stimulus, another reminder of the presidency’s limits. The U.S. government is like an ocean liner and the presidency a small rudder; by design, it is difficult to turn dramatically, and... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Latest climate change battle may center on food pyramid"We should not be making it seem like there is no connection between what you e
Latest climate change battle may center on food pyramid
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
"We should not be making it seem like there is no connection between what you eat and its impact on the planet." Hoping to nudge governments, advocacy groups have been busily designing mock-ups of what a revamped food pyramid would look like. A... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Latest climate change battle may center on food pyramid"We should not be making it seem like there is no connection between what you e
Latest climate change battle may center on food pyramid
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
"We should not be making it seem like there is no connection between what you eat and its impact on the planet." Hoping to nudge governments, advocacy groups have been busily designing mock-ups of what a revamped food pyramid would look like. A... Read more
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examiner.com
John McAfee: Rabble-Rouser Fifth Columnist for the Libertarian Party?Fifth Columnist: Infiltrators or collaborators with the enemy. In this case the
John McAfee: Rabble-Rouser Fifth Columnist for the Libertarian Party?
examiner.com / Posted 4 days ago
Fifth Columnist: Infiltrators or collaborators with the enemy. In this case the enemy is America's corrupt government and the infiltrators are Libertarians. Millionaire John McAfee wants to be the presidential candidate atop the Libertarian Party... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Stronger Dollar Sends Futures Higher, Oil Lower, Asian Stocks To Two Month LowsTurkey’s lira rebounded, climbing 0.6% after Mehmet Simsek, seen by many as the
Stronger Dollar Sends Futures Higher, Oil Lower, Asian Stocks To Two Month Lows
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
Turkey’s lira rebounded, climbing 0.6% after Mehmet Simsek, seen by many as the last pillar of stability in the Turkish government, was named deputy prime minister in a cabinet announced by prime-minister designate Binali Yildirim. The former... Read more
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