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Trump could reverse a recent push to require oil companies to disclose more information about climate change risks
From: Salon.com | By: Paul Griffin and Amy Myers Jaffe, The Conversation | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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Brasserie 1893, located in Waldorf Astoria Beijing near Wangfujing, is looking to let loose a little and become ever so slightly more casual with its revamped European menu. We always rated Brasserie 1893, named after the year the first Waldorf Astoria...
From: The Beijinger | By: schreursm | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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Most Canadians believe action should be taken on climate change, and of all the options available, carbon pricing comes with the lowest economic costs The post Why concerns over carbon pricing are misplaced appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Trevor Tombe | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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Sheik Omar Abdel-Rahman, aka "the Blind Sheik", died in prison Saturday serving life sentence for terrorist plans
From: Salon.com | By: BRIAN MELLEY and LEE KEATH, Associated Press | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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Indigenous peoples are already central in the fights for clean water and against global warming — food may be next
From: Salon.com | By: Amy McDermott, Grist.org | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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The bottom half of U.S. earners saw their incomes declined by 1 percent, while the top 1 percent saw a rise of 198
From: Salon.com | By: Les Leopold, AlterNet | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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Norma McCorvey, the "Jane Roe" plaintiff in the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court case that legalized abortion in the United States, died Saturday at at an assisted-living facility in Katy, Texas. She was 69. McCorvey was a complicated symbol for the political...
From: Mother Jones | By: Hannah Levintova | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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Norma McCorvey, better known as Jane Roe of the landmark abortion case Roe v. Wade, has died. She was 69. Journalist Joshua Prager, who is working on a book about the case, confirmed her death in an assisted-living facility in Katy, Texas, where she...
From: The Wrap | By: Rosemary Rossi | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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It's no secret why more and more women are waiting to have their first baby. Gone are the days when their only reputable prospect was to raise children - now, a woman's options are limitless, and she wants to spend time exploring them before settling...
From: LilSugar | By: Kate Schweitzer | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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This strike may feel like it's been a lifetime long, but for some that is literally true.  The baby above I transferred to our nearest mission hospital the day before the strike started in December . . . and she not only survived but thrived, back for...
From: ParadoxUganda | By: DrsMyhre | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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A new study, led by a team from The Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI) at the University of York, has found that in 2010, about 2.7 million preterm births globally—or 18% of all pre-term births—were associated with outdoor exposure to fine...
From: Green Car Congress | By: mmillikin | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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Only in Nigeria, when people steal millions and billions and these dishonest men and women in fine clothing are considered smart and feted by their community for as long as they can drop a few thousand Naira here and there for their supporters The post...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: Okogba | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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A man facing up to seven years in prison for bilking residents of Hudson and Essex counties out of nearly $300,000 in a debt payment scam was arrested last month in Union County after he was caught driving a stolen car, authorities said.
From: Newark Star-Ledger | By: Michaelangelo Conte | The Jersey Journal | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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A man facing up to seven years in prison for bilking Hudson and Essex county residents out of some $300,000 in a debt payment scam also pleaded guilty to passing bad checks and faces up to five years on checks charge but the terms will run concurrently....
From: Newark Star-Ledger | By: Michaelangelo Conte | The Jersey Journal | Friday, February 17, 2017
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Badr Jafar, managing director of Sharjah's Crescent Group, tells Frank Kane that 'crisis fatigue' has set in regarding the Middle East, and of the challenges awaiting the next generation.
From: The National Abu Dhabi | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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Elon Musk indicated at a recent conference that to some degree, we are already cyborgs. You think of the digital tools that you have, the applications that you have. You can ask a question and instantly get an answer from Google. You already have a digital...
From: Next Big Future | By: brian wang | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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Python is immensely popular in the data science world for the same reason it is in most other areas of computing—it has highly readable syntax and is suitable for anything from short scripts to massive web services. One of its most exciting, newest...
From: Boing Boing | By: Boing Boing's Store | Friday, February 17, 2017
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A 400-square-foot studio is remade into a space that can be constantly transformed.
From: New York Times | By: MICHELLE HIGGINS | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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An occupation of the National Mall in Washington drew about 3,000 and highlighted the ills of the poor. Images unpublished until now show a more well-rounded portrait.
From: New York Times | By: DAMIEN CAVE and DARCY EVELEIGH | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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Two new developments highlight the complications created when the president of the United States owns a sprawling real estate company.
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Online boutique La Maison Couture has presented a distinctive and thoughtful edit of jewellery brands since 2008, when founder and former Browns buyer Tania McNab launched the business. This season McNab has linked up with Rock Vault, the British Fashion...
From: Wallpaper Magazine | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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Remo Ruffini, the CEO of Moncler, knew he wanted to be involved with the French label before he had even reached adulthood. ‘I bought my first jacket when I was a teenager and at that time Moncler was very popular amongst the young,’ says the fashion...
From: Wallpaper Magazine | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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Gianfranco Pardi was the father of geometry in Italy in the 20th century. Like Leonardo da Vinci, who first put applied geometry to art, Pardi was born in Milan, and his work bears the traces of da Vinci’s approach, interested in the meeting of painting,...
From: Wallpaper Magazine | Friday, February 17, 2017
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The New York Times:On any given weekend, you might catch President Trump’s son-in-law and top Mideast dealmaker, Jared Kushner, by the beachside soft-serve ice cream machine, or his reclusive chief strategist,...
From: Hullabaloo | By: digby | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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In this week’s Atlantic coverage, our writers explored how humans collide with nature, what scientists can learn from genealogy, the…...
From: The Atlantic | By: Rosa Inocencio Smith | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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This week at progressive state blogs is designed specifically to focus attention on the writing and analysis of people focused on their home turf. Let me know via comments or Kosmail if you have a favorite state- or city-based blog you think I should...
From: Daily Kos | By: Meteor Blades | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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Didi Chuxing, the local car hailing app that managed to get Uber to withdraw from the China market (and then discontinued support for Uber’s English interface Nov 26), is soon re-introducing a way to hail a ride in English: this time with their Didi...
From: The Beijinger | By: admin | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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If you’ve seen the iPad Pro’s newest ad campaign, they were pretty hilarious—hilarious because it was definitely misleading. No PC virus? Faster than PC? Think again. Apple is a genius at marketing their products. They have great products, yes,...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Jovi Figueroa | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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Kids these day: they might think that you're totally clueless when it comes to social media and smartphone intricacies but they're the ones who just don't get it sometimes. Even though this generation is exposed to Claire's and all of the accessory store's...
From: LilSugar | By: Lauren Levy | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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Radical longevity may change the way we live—and not necessarily for the better.
From: The Atlantic | By: Olga Khazan | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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Here’s what happens now that Scott Pruitt has been approved by the Senate.
From: The Atlantic | By: Robinson Meyer | Friday, February 17, 2017
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In a new book, a journalist reflects on working as a salesperson in small-town Virginia when he first arrived in America.
From: The Atlantic | By: Bourree Lam | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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Through my public library system, I have free(!) unlimited access to Lynda.com. Seeking course recommendations to improve my creative, technical and/or business skills.Some background on me: 30 year old woman, undergrad degree in Cultural Anthropology...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: nightrecordings | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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What's this flowering plant called? It's short, has thin grass-like leaves, and seems to pop up every spring in the middle of Alabama (Zone 8a)....
From: Ask Metafilter | By: gregr | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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I saw a nutritionist (registered dietician) yesterday. I have prediabetes (5.7) and she told me to add cereal to my morning yogurt and eat carbs at dinner. This is along with a balanced diet with fruit, veggies and proteins. Should I trust her advice?...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: starlybri | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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After President Donald Trump tweeted that the media "is the enemy of the American people," CNN's Michael Smerconish delivered a searing defense of the press Saturday, arguing that this is "actually a golden age of journalism."...
From: CNN | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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Authorities have arrested a fourth suspect in the mysterious death of the half brother of North Korea's leader....
From: CNN | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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In what appeared to be an improvised moment, President Donald Trump invited one of his supporters to join him on stage and take the microphone during a rally in Melbourne, Florida, on Saturday night....
From: CNN | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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After almost 10 years of planning and four years of federal environmental review, Arapahoe Basin ski area will add 468 acres that include steep chutes, gullies and glades, marking a giant step into the big leagues of steep skiing,
From: Denver Post | By: Jason Blevins | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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Ardian has acquired Tozzi Green's remaining 35 percent stake in TRE Solar. No financial terms were disclosed. TRE Solar is a renewable energy platform that was created in 2011 as a joint venture with Tozzi Green....
From: PE Hub | By: Iris Dorbian | Friday, February 17, 2017
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The Ellen Show, featuring Ellen DeGeneres, runs a periodic segment called “What’s Wrong with These Signs? Signs.” In Feb. 2016, the segment included a sign for “Nipple Convalescent Home” followed by the plaintiff’s real estate yard sign,...
From: Eric Goldman | By: Eric Goldman | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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Messaging and news. It’s the latest double scoop, as the Washington Post makes itself the through-the-day Snapchat Discover news provider, following an announcement only a week earlier that the New York Times would devote a half dozen staffers to publishing...
From: Newsonomics | By: Ken Doctor | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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Many of the revelations about the new administration have come from leaks. Journalism outlets have taken various approaches to dealing with the onslaught of information.
From: NPR | By: David Folkenflik | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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We should assume they are darkly brilliant
From: Time | By: Bret Stephens | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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