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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- The S&P 500 climbed 0.13% following the Federal Reserve's decision to postpone hiking interest rates for a "considerable time." On CNBC's "Fast Money" TV show, the trading panel gave their views on what happens to the market...
From: TheStreet | By: Bret Kenwell | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Saving money is easier than it sounds. Conquer this daunting task by making a go-to list of ways you can cut costs in your daily life. If you're having trouble figuring out what to cut out, Wise Bread has compiled a list of 73 ways you can start spending...
From: SavvySugar | By: Wise-Bread | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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If life-expectancy trends continue, that future may be near, transforming society in surprising and far-reaching ways....
From: The Atlantic | By: Gregg Easterbrook | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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For Marilynne Robinson, who has been called America’s George Eliot, loss and loneliness do not rule out solace....
From: The Atlantic | By: Leslie Jamison | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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What Internet vernacular reveals about the evolution of language...
From: The Atlantic | By: Britt Peterson | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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He is 40. You are almost 17. You know his kiss is coming, that day in the classroom, but still it surprises you....
From: The Atlantic | By: Katherine Heiny | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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What three failed marriages taught Margo Howard about love, life, and offering advice...
From: The Atlantic | By: Allison Wright | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Yesterday was my Uncle Chris’s 100th birthday. When he passed fifteen years ago, I wrote the following, which I just unearthed from the Old Web. Now seems like a good time to expose it to the world. He was the embodiment of a Good Man, I still miss...
From: Doc Searls | By: Doc Searls | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Bob Palmer, beteran publicist and founder of Bob Palmer Public Relations, died on Monday, Sept. 15, after a brief illness. He was 85 years old. Through his own firm, Bob Palmer Public Relations, he represented many celebrities including Faye Dunaway,...
From: The Wrap | By: Jason Hughes | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Last year, new global capacity of hydroelectricity, wind, solar, and other renewable power grew more than in any previous year. Clean energy faces daunting obstacles, but the progress on energy and climate to date is notable and likely to continue....
From: Christian Science Monitor | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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As a mom there's this pull to pour everything you have into your children, but it's important to take time for yourself, too. The post 8 Things That Helped Me Bounce Back More Quickly After Baby #2 appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Lauren Hartmann | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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Suppose you were a first responder, who got called out to investigate a suspicious substance found in a public place. Instead of having to transport that material back to the lab, wouldn't it be better if you could just take a microscope image of it...
From: Gizmag | By: Ben Coxworth | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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A list of legislators who favor American intervention in the country's civil war...
From: The Atlantic | By: Conor Friedersdorf | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Open-seat Senate battles in Iowa and Michigan have attracted a flurry of TV ads.
From: Center for Public Integrity | By: Michael Beckel | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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One look at the invitation (no stickers, no cutesy animals, no Lisa Frank vibes) and its C-U-Next-Tuesday depiction as well as the title of the collection “Reject Everything” and you knew you were in for a rough ride at Meadham Kirchhoff.  Rough,...
From: Style Bubble | By: stylebubble | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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My laptop died. Boo. I got a new iPad Air. Yay, I guess. How should I set up my privacy, security, and general user preferences?I've had two generations of the iPhone so I'm familiar with iOS, but like all my computers they've devolved into a pile of...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: Room 641-A | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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Sugar-free diet is recommended not only when you are a diabetic. Staying away from sugar helps you to stay healthier and fight innumerable diseases as well. Sugar adds extra fat to the body that cannot be digested well leading to obesity, mood swings,...
From: Tartelette | By: my-tartelette | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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The freshman Congressman said he doesn't accept the scientific literature on climate change because the scientists who write it need global warming to exist in order to get paid. The post Congressman: Don’t Trust Climate Scientists, They’re In It...
From: Climate Progress | By: Emily Atkin | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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This week, both Krispy Kreme and Dunkin' Donuts committed to making sure the palm oil they fry their donuts in comes from sustainable and environmentally friendly suppliers.The post Why U.S. Donuts Just Got More Environmentally Friendly appeared first...
From: Climate Progress | By: Jeff Spross | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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If Florida’s climate scientists have proven anything this summer, it is that they are careful listeners. After Gov. Rick Scott told them last month that he is “focused on solutions,” 42 scientists from Florida colleges and universities crafted...
From: Miami Herald | By: Mary Ellen Klas | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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I'm looking for a music video from the era just before or at the dawn of youtube. It was an expensive, professional-looking vanity project that featured a man with long blonde hair singing a song in the sentimental style of Michael Bolton while being...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: Alison | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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A time-saving summary of today's many, many, many evaluations of the new gadgets...
From: The Atlantic | By: Robinson Meyer | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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For the first time since the world learned Duchess Kate was pregnant again, she bared her itsy-bitsy baby bump during a dinner engagement recently with her husband Prince William. However, one source suggests the Duchess of Cambridge looked gaunt in...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Bradley Ryder | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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Expanding public transportation and infrastructure that promotes walking and biking throughout the world's Click to Enlarge Urban transportation-related emissions cities could save $100 trillion and cut transportation-related carbon emissions by 40 percent...
From: Yale Environment 360 | By: Yale Environment 360 | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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**Over at [Equitable Growth](http://EquitableGrowth.org)--[The Equitablog](http://equitablegrowth.org/blog)** * **Nick Bunker:** How rising income inequality affects state tax revenue - Washington Center for Equitable Growth * Morning Must-Read: Martin...
From: Brad DeLong | By: J. Bradford DeLong | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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Three big trends that could shape the future of high-tech manufacturing—and the middle class...
From: The Atlantic | By: James Fallows | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Watching the former veep host the 24 Hours of Reality event this week was like stepping into a time machine.
From: Grist | By: Ben Adler | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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On Rab Island, now in Croatia, the bare-all movement first thrived a century ago....
From: The Atlantic | By: Tristan Rutherford | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Borrowing from your 401(k) plan has advantages. But it should not be your first option.
From: Time | By: Dan Kadlec | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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There are two notable themes in the global economy and markets right now. One, investment returns are very low. Historically low interest rates have made bond investments unattractive, and the already huge rally in the stock market has everyone expecting...
From: Business Insider | By: Sam Ro | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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Jobs, health, safety, or concentration of wealth: fossil fuels help the well-off at the expense of the less well-offThe post How Fossil Fuels Make Inequality Worse appeared first on ThinkProgress....
From: Climate Progress | By: Andrew Breiner | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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On Monday, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal (R) told attendees at a breakfast hosted by the Christian Science Monitor on Monday that the Obama administration was comprised of "science deniers" because of its energy policies -- even as he downplayed the role...
From: Washington Post | By: Philip Bump | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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PRESS RELEASE | Contact GAELLE GOURMELON | For release: Wednesday, September 17, 2014Notes to Editors: To schedule interviews, obtain a review copy of Vital Signs, Volume 21 or for more information, please contact Gaelle Gourmelon at ggourmelon@worldwatch.org.About...
From: Worldwatch Institute | By: Gaelle Gourmelon | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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We're talking full-on, hide-in-the-bushes style.The post Confession: I’m a Stalker Mom (but My Kids Have No Idea) appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Ellen Seidman | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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Absolut is creating a campaign called “Make the holidays pop” to encourage sales of its vodka, especially a limited-edition bottle similar to one by Andy Warhol....
From: New York Times | By: STUART ELLIOTT | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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The EPA has extended the comment period for the proposed Clean Power Plan to Dec. 1. The comment period for the carbon emissions rules was originally scheduled to end Oct. 16. The extension comes a week after 53 senators sent a letter to EPA chief Gina...
From: Environmental Leader | By: Jessica Lyons Hardcastle | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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Frances Beinecke, President of NRDC, New York City: Next week President Obama will attend the United Nations Climate Summit in New York. Over 125 heads of government will gather for the event, more than the 2009 climate talks in Copenhagen. This summit...
From: Natural Resources Defense Council | By: Frances Beinecke | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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No more tax havens abroad? The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development released its plan to limit corporate tax avoidance. All 34 OECD members plus 10 other countries including China and Russia have approved the proposals, though each nation...
From: TaxVox | By: Renu Zaretsky | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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When seeking inspiration on Instagram, look no further than man's best friend. Brazilian artist and advertising professional Rafael Mantesso always wanted a bull terrier since he was a little boy. When he got married, he decided to make his little family...
From: Mashable | By: Andrea Romano | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Canadian Solar shares are up 7.2% to $40.25 on Wednesday after analysts at FBR Capital raised the company's price target to $45 from $40. The firm expects the company's solar project development to rise through the rest of this...
From: TheStreet | By: Tony Owusu | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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The sad thing is I could probably do a variant cover for every Fox News bobblehead and still not have enough for all the cookie-cutter blonde cylons that are chunked out of the lab. Katherine Timpf, National We Will Literally Hire Anyone Who Has Made...
From: Sadly No | By: Cerberus | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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Leading industry talents are creating new comic books for the classroom, aligning them with the Common Core. ...
From: The Atlantic | By: David Cutler | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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A few weeks ago while strolling through a farmer’s market in Los Angeles, I came across a vendor cart selling exotic plants that looked like they belonged on another planet. Read the rest...
From: Boing Boing | By: Carla Sinclair | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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The global industrial waste management services market earned revenues of $387.40 billion in 2013 and will reach $750.09 billion in 2020, according to analysis by Frost & Sullivan. The analysis says regulations that facilitate a shift away from landfill...
From: Environmental Leader | By: Jessica Lyons Hardcastle | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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…and fat women are poorer than fat men. Why the obesity-poverty link splits along gender lines...
From: The Atlantic | By: Cari Romm | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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The Central Asian country Kazakhstan is looking hard at its heavy dependence on coal & setting an ambitious long term renewable energy target for Kazakhstan Outlines 2020 Renewable Energy Targets was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read...
From: CleanTechnica | By: Mridul Chadha | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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Major structural and technological changes in the world economy are making it possible to achieve lower carbon emissions and economic growth at the same time, according to a new report released on Tuesday.
From: China.org.cn | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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Amid reports of Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez’s PDA-packed bowling date on Sunday, it’s been revealed the Canadian singer has now unfollowed Yovanna Ventura — the model he was seeing as recently as July. Eagle-eyed fans noticed the 20-year-old...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Page Mackinley | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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Unlike starting them from cuttings, results may surprise.
From: Christian Science Monitor | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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You're the Worst, FX's little series that could, has wormed its way into the hearts of critics and scored a devoted legion of viewers in the span of its stellar first season. In the first episode, Jimmy (Chris Geere) and Gretchen (Aya Cash) meet at a...
From: BuzzSugar | By: Lindsay-Miller | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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