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China's government says it will stick to its promises to curb carbon emissions after President Donald Trump eased U.S. restrictions on fossil fuel use that were meant to control global warming....
From: Fox News | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Yes, the attack on Obamacare failed and millions will keep their health care. But Trump and the GOP still rule
From: Salon.com | By: Steven Rosenfeld, AlterNet | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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"... Other major powers are primed to dominate the coming clean energy economy."
From: Business Insider | By: Damian Carrington | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Tencent Holdings Ltd. is making a big bet on electric vehicles. According to a filing submitted to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission this morning, the Chinese technology giant has acquired a 5 percent stake in Tesla Inc. for $1.78 billion....
From: Silicon Angle | By: Maria Deutscher | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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It’s even worse than you thought.
From: Grist | By: Rebecca Leber | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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BEIJING (AP) — China’s government says it will stick to its promises to curb carbon emissions after President Donald Trump eased U.S. restrictions on fossil fuel use that were meant to control global warming. A foreign ministry spokesman, Lu Kang,...
From: Seattle Times | By: The Associated Press | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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This will be the Korean smartphone giant's biggest test since the recall of Note 7 last year.
From: Khaleej Times | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Ignoring climate change and the benefits of clean energy only helps a rival.
From: New York Times | By: THOMAS L. FRIEDMAN | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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The company, whose corporate parent is Toshiba of Japan, led projects once seen as heralding a nuclear renaissance, but its filing casts a pall over the troubled industry.
From: New York Times | By: DIANE CARDWELL and JONATHAN SOBLE | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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If you’re a fan of TLC shows, family drama, or just good old reality television, you’ve undoubtedly heard of the the Duggar family. And if you’re not, you’ve probably heard of them anyway, but why? Who is the Duggar Family from 19 Kids and Counting?...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Ruth Kinane | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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A biography of Japanese American civil rights activist Fred Korematsu; a delightful introduction to the Jewish holiday Purim starring a quirky chicken; and the true story of Kunkush the cat. who reunited with his Iraqi family after getting lost while...
From: School Library Journal | By: SLJ | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Sportswear giant Nike is always trying to push the boundaries when it comes to performance standards. Teaming up with Taiwanese architect and engineer Arthur Huang, the two have crafted up a "sustainable and responsible" Air Max package made entirely...
From: Hypebeast | By: Hypebeast | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Scott Pruitt, before his confirmation as head of the Environmental Protection Agency, in Washington, January 18, 2017. As the Attorney General of Oklahoma, Pruitt sought to kill the Clean Power Plan. (Photo: Gabriella Demczuk / The New York Times) An...
From: Truthout | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Mountaineering expedition organizers in Nepal say they are sending huge trash bags with climbers on Mount Everest during the Spring season to collect trash that then can be lifted by helicopters back to the base camp....
From: Fox News | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Filmmaker Michael Moore lashed out at President Donald Trump's easing of Obama administration energy regulations – asserting it will trigger the "extinction of human life." Moore's dramatic declaration came in a tweet storm following Trump's order...
From: Free Republic | By: NewsMax | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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From emerging social media channels to the rise of artificial intelligence, the exciting cyclone of change often drops us marketers into unfamiliar territory—and we have to find our way home. Thankfully, the marketing industry is flush with talented...
From: Online Marketing Blog | By: Caitlin Burgess | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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To ensure your workplace is loaded with creativity, creative expert Al Moseley recommends a flat structure with little hierarchy.
From: The National Abu Dhabi | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Does he wash the cars too? Kushner apparently does everything in the Trump administration — when he's not skiing
From: Salon.com | By: Heather Digby Parton | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Data journalist details five-year fight to make information more available.
From: Reason | By: Scott Shackford | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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My friend has IBS-D AND a birthday coming up. I'd like to make her something sweet that might not make her totally ill. Complication: I live in Korea.Generally, I guess to be on the safe side we should follow a low FODMOPS kind of guideline. And I have...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: FakePalindrome | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Declaring "the start of a new era" in energy production, President Donald Trump signed an executive order Tuesday that he said would revive the coal industry and create jobs.
From: Denver Post | By: The Associated Press | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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As Women Writers Week continues at RogerEbert.com, the Alliance for Women in Media Foundation (AWMF) has just announced the winners of the 2017 Gracie Awards, honoring the achievements of female luminaries in new and traditional media platforms. This...
From: Roger Ebert | By: Chaz Ebert | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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"...probably by the mid '20s to the late '20s, you'll start to see a dramatic change in sort of how machines sort of run the world," he told CNBC.
From: Business Insider | By: Elena Holodny | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Cities across the world are battling overpopulation, while rents skyrocket. But the Chinese People’s Architecture Office (PAO) has come up with an ingenious solution to this problem. They have recently unveiled a home intended for first time homeowners,...
From: Jetson Green | By: Christine Walsh | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Today, Donald Trump will sign an executive order that will rescind crucial climate change provisions enacted by President Obama. Valerie Volcovici at Reuters reports:The decree, dubbed the "Energy Independence" order, will seek to undo former President...
From: Shakesville | By: Melissa McEwan | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Andrew Garfield is headed to the battlefield once again, EW has confirmed. Two months after scoring his first Oscar nod for leading the cast of Mel Gibson’s WWII drama Hacksaw Ridge, Garfield will again enter dangerous territory, this time playing...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Joey Nolfi | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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To read more on the Twin Peaks revival, pick up the new issue of Entertainment Weekly on stands. You can buy all the covers now, or purchase the individual issues featuring the owl, donuts, and pie. Don’t forget to subscribe for more exclusive...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Jeff Jensen | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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This year marks the third birthday of the Bentonville Film Festival, co-founded by Academy Award winner Geena Davis with a mission to champion women and diverse voices. The 2017 festival, which runs from May 2-7 in Bentonville, Arkansas, unveiled its...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Sara Vilkomerson | Monday, March 27, 2017
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A stream of Chinese visitors reportedly stopped to see the house between when it was listed for auction in January and when the sale closed last week.
From: New York Times | By: ELI ROSENBERG and SARAH MASLIN NIR | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Swiping right on the wrong person could be costly. A scam cooked up by two men on Tinder has netted at least 30 victims, who transferred "millions of baht" to the two between 2014 and 2016, authorities told the Bangkok Post. SEE ALSO: Even primates use...
From: Mashable | By: Yi Shu Ng | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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A U.S. airstrike in Mosul could have caused the largest civilian casualties since the start of the Iraq War.
From: Reason | By: Ed Krayewski | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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How much oil might the world ultimately produce? This estimate will surprise you.
From: R-Squared Energy Blog | By: Robert Rapier | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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This story was originally published by the Guardian and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. The fingerprint of human-caused climate change has been found on heat waves, droughts and floods across the world, according to scientists....
From: Mother Jones | By: Damian Carrington | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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If you have a credit card, you may not be too happy, but there are a lot of people who have reason to cheer
From: Salon.com | By: Jay L. Zagorsky, The Conversation | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Blue Sky Studios, the company behind Ice Age and Rio, is returning with a new fish-out-of-water, talking-animal tale. Featuring Trainwreck‘s wrestler-actor John Cena as the titular steer, Ferdinand is based on the classic children’s storybook...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Dan Heching | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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President Barack Obama tried to integrate climate change into every facet of federal decision-making; President Donald Trump aims to pull it out by its roots.
From: Denver Post | By: The Washington Post | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The Supreme People’s Procuratorate, China’s top prosecutor, over the weekend decided to review a controversial life sentence handed down to 23-year-old Shandong
From: China Digital Times | By: josh rudolph | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Hiroshi Fujiwara's influence across streetwear culture in Japan is pretty much unmatched by any other brand, let alone a single person. His uncanny ability to align his own vision with new concepts year after year has proven to be inspirational across...
From: Hypebeast | By: Hypebeast | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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President Trump is being pressured to expand a war of choice in a faraway land with an immoral ally that flagrantly kills civilians. Why are so few Americans paying any attention?
From: The Atlantic | By: Conor Friedersdorf | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Years of misleading coverage left viewers so misinformed that many were shocked when confronted with the actual costs of repeal.
From: The Atlantic | By: Conor Friedersdorf | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Donald trump's Russia problem still looms over all of us like those in-laws who overstayed their welcome on Thanksgiving. So how did we get here? Here is a good read from Mother Jones that might shed some light on that question. The Field Negro education...
From: The Field Negro | By: field negro | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Two simple actions with BIG results! Obesity is a major problem in the U.S. today. Close to 70% of adults in the country are overweight, with more than 35% being fully obese. That’s some pretty scary statistics! All of those people are at serious risk...
From: The Luxury Spot | By: andy | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Executive order set to pull back from Obama's Clean Power Plan, and lift moratorium on new coal leases on federal lands The post Trump takes aim at Obama’s efforts to curb global warming appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: The Associated Press | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Maj. Gen. M. Moein Faqir, commander of a corps in war-torn Helmand Province, was arrested for misuse of soldiers’ food and other supplies, officials say.
From: New York Times | By: ROD NORDLAND and FAHIM ABED | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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President Donald Trump will issue his long-promised executive order rolling back federal government efforts to fight climate change Tuesday. The wide-ranging order, which will be accompanied by other environmental directives, targets Obama-era policies...
From: Mother Jones | By: Rebecca Leber | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Research on the benefits of varied tasks.
From: Harvard Business School Publishing | By: Rellie Derfler-Rozin | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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A former editor for Teen Vogue and Elle, a columnist for Vogue China, and editor-in-chief of Lucky, Eva Chen turned fashion heads in 2015 when she left the magazine world to join the team at Instagram. Now head of fashion partnerships for that social...
From: New York Post | By: Andrew Sessa | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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In working to loosen proprietary-college regulation, contemporary politicians break decades of GOP precedent.
From: The Atlantic | By: David Whitman | Monday, March 27, 2017
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