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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Peabody Energy , the world's largest private-sector coal company, sees a light at the end of the coal tunnel but analysts and the latest economic data from China aren't as optimistic. The St. Louis-based company released third-quarter...
From: TheStreet | By: Sarfaraz A. Khan | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Climate change is a grim subject, with warming temperatures, melting ice caps, rising sea-levels, and more frequent and intense severe weather events all projected for the planet's not-so-distant future. For many, the direness of the situation is a spur...
From: Business Insider | By: Chelsea Harvey | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Democrat Mary Burke, a former exec at Trek Bicycle, has a good shot at beating right-wing Walker and becoming the state's next governor....
From: Grist | By: Ben Adler | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Recipes Here’s a sample of some of the recipes you’ll find in Healthy Chinese Take Out – Favorite Recipes eBook:  
From: Steamy Kitchen | By: Jaden | Friday, October 31, 2014
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Can California go full-renewable?
From: Miller McCune | By: Ann Louise Bardach | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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The GOP has a good chance to win control on Tuesday. Whether they can control themselves is another question....
From: The Atlantic | By: Norm Ornstein | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Standard burial and cremation take tons of energy and resources. So what's the most environmentally sound way to deal with a dead person?...
From: The Atlantic | By: Shannon Palus | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Sydney (AFP) - Australia is set to approve measures giving polluters financial incentives to reduce emissions blamed for climate change, in a move critics described as ineffective environmental policy.The so-called "direct action" plan, which will see...
From: Business Insider | Friday, October 31, 2014
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King Gizzard at BV-CMJ last week (more by Amanda Hatfield) Hop Along at Wicker Park Fest 2014 (more by Jeff Ryan) You can browse our full NYC show calendar and our 2015 Halloween guide for more of tonight's shows,...
From: Brooklyn Vegan | By: brooklynvegan | Friday, October 31, 2014
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Big recent moves in these four stocksasuggest the likelihood of continued momentum.a Electronic Artsa the video-game developer, is in a beautiful, two-year rising channel. The stock broke through a key double top on Wednesday,...
From: TheStreet | By: Harry Boxer | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Austrian energy concern Verbund is selling its wind park at Bulgaria's Black Sea coast, the concern said in a statement Thursday.A subsidiary of the Bulgarian financial company called Inovent Holding AD is to purchase the wind turbines. The park's turbines...
From: Novinite | Friday, October 31, 2014
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Will foreigners soon flock to the Hermit Kingdom? Should they?...
From: The Atlantic | By: Kim Wall | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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After a two-year suspension in issuing nuclear power plant licenses, the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has quietly granted long-term licensing renewals for two Limerick Generating Station Units near Philadelphia.  Unit 1 is renewed until...
From: Big Government | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Amanda Seales is a jane-of-all-trades. From her early start as an actress on My Brother and Me, to her most recent stints as a VH1 and MTV correspondent, the actress turned singer turned comedienne is leaving her carbon footprint all over the entertainment...
From: The Root | By: Yesha Callahan | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Back when it was an expensive, unproven technology, solar energy was driven by hippies in sandals rigging up off-the-grid systems. About a decade ago, change-the-world Silicon Valley types hoping to make gazillions of dollars entered the fray, raising...
From: Slate | By: Daniel Gross | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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If the last four years are any indication, Brazilian environmental policy is about to become even more regressive. The post Why The Result Of Brazil’s Elections Could Be Bad News For The Climate appeared first on ThinkProgress....
From: Climate Progress | By: Joaquim Moreira Salles | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Teyana Taylor is serving up some tomboy sexy for the newest issue of Rolling Out magazine. Peep her cover and find out what how she’s handling negative critics on social media, her relationship with NBA baller Iman Shumpert and how she is the uber...
From: Young Black and Fabulous | By: _YBF | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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A comparison of prices from a 1964 newspaper ad and from the same supermarket chain today yields some interesting results....
From: New York Times | By: ALAN FLIPPEN | Friday, October 31, 2014
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Recent changes to the rules of California's carbon market threaten to allow substantial "leakage," which would merely shuffle emissions, not eliminate them. This is a Bad Thing....
From: Grist | By: David Roberts | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Appetizer that is quick and easy. -- posted by Chef #1803280091
From: Recipezaar | Friday, October 31, 2014
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by Megan Johnson Cheryl Strayed may now be a New York Times bestselling author, but the “Wild” writer says she remained in the red until recently. “I just paid off on my student loan debt on my 44th birthday, 2 years ago,” Cheryl told the crowd...
From: The Billfold | By: Megan Johnson | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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On September 29th, power in Afghanistan changed hands for the first time in 13 years. At the Arg, the presidential palace in Kabul, Ashraf Ghani was sworn in as president, while the outgoing Hamid Karzai watched calmly from a front-row seat.  Washington,...
From: Truthout | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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By Kieran Cooke, From the Climate News Network. Insurance is all about assessing risk, so you might expect companies in the sector to be intimately involved with one of the most potent risks facing the world – the possibility of catastrophic climate change....
From: De-Smog Blog | By: Guest | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Medford Mayor Michael McGlynn Courtesy photo “Sheila and I would like to express our deepest sympathies to Angela and the Menino Family on the passing of our beloved Mayor Tom Menino. Tom Menino was a man of integrity, commitment, strength and compassion,...
From: Inside Medford | By: insidemedford | Friday, October 31, 2014
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Houston Mayor Annise Parker, the first openly lesbian leader of a big city, cuts a pragmatic path on issues from global warming to immigration....
From: The Atlantic | By: David A. Graham | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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The federal government's direct action plan will establish a $2.55 billion fund to help Australia meet its five per cent target for reducing carbon emissions.
From: Sydney Morning Herald | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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A daily roundup of the most important energy, environment, and climate news from around the world.
From: Earth and Industry | By: Silvio Marcacci | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Listen to Mark, Xeni and Jason talk about what's cooking with their favorite gadgets in and out of the kitchen. Read the rest...
From: Boing Boing | By: Claudia Lamar | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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From The Spectator, 31 October 1914: THE following are extracts from the diary kept by a Red Cross probationer this autumn: Tuesday—A rumour has gone about that we are to… Continue readingThe post The Spectator at war: A probationer’s diary appeared...
From: Spectator | By: The Spectator | Friday, October 31, 2014
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Happy Halloween! I hope you have something suitably spooky planned? I'm actually out and about shooting all day, but I'm hoping I can get home in time to catch some trick or treaters later! To get you well and truly into the spirit of things, I'm going...
From: Rock and Roll Bride | By: Kat | Friday, October 31, 2014
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I've gotten my 64 year old mother hooked on Serial, and now she's requesting more podcasts. The ones I listen to are silly comedy things that I don't think are quite her cup of tea.I've recommended This American Life, obviously, and I think she would...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: something something | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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When billionaire activist Tom Steyer declared that he would use his fortune to attack candidates who didn’t believe in man-made climate change, that set the stage for the environment to play a prominent role in this year’s race for governor...
From: Miami Herald | By: Amy Sherman | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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To avoid the worst extremes, we have to reduce carbon.
From: Harvard Business School Publishing | By: Andrew Winston | Wednesday, October 29, 2014
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Forget Madison Bumgarner’s historic heroics in last night’s Game 7 of the 2014 World Series, the true Most Valuable Player of this postseason is Rikk Wilde, a regional Chevy executive who was thrust into the spotlight after Wednesday’s game and...
From: Consumerist | By: Chris Morran | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Washington (AFP) - Trick or treat! While youngsters dress up as ghosts and goblins and go door to door for Halloween, grown-ups across the United States are indulging in all things pumpkin spice.What started a decade ago as a seasonal Starbucks coffee...
From: Business Insider | By: Robert Macpherson | Friday, October 31, 2014
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Call its strategy "Waiting for QNX."
From: Read Write Web | By: Adriana Lee | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Changes are in the air with Apple’s new desktop operating system
From: Time | By: Alex Fitzpatrick | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Fight that muffin top by eating right! Who doesn’t want to get rid of that unsightly fat around their waist? [...] The post 9 Foods to Shrink Love Handles appeared first on The Luxury Spot....
From: The Luxury Spot | By: andy | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Latin America accounts for less than 5 percent of global solar demand, yet GTM Research analyst Adam James dedicates the majority of his time to keeping tabs on this nascent market. More strikingly, some of the largest international EPCs, developers,...
From: Greentech Media | By: Mike Munsell | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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In the Recall Roundup for October, some American consumers aren’t clear on how tables work, an appliance that’s supposed to kill bedbugs tries to do so by burning your house down, and a Halloween flashlight can overheat and melt in a terrifying way....
From: Consumerist | By: Laura Northrup | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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What Gamergate means for Twitter—and networked life...
From: The Atlantic | By: Robinson Meyer | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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In this meeting ground of living and dead, can anyone find comfort?
From: The Millions | By: Nathaniel Popkin | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Deciphering food labels can be an arduous task. Numerous additives are found in foods to enhance flavors, increase shelf life, and make foods visually appealing. Thiamin mononitrate or citric acid may sound concerning, but are merely vitamins B1 and...
From: Earth911 | By: Sarah Lozanova | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Henry Tudor, who was crowned Henry VII on this day in 1485, founded the Tudor dynasty, ended the Wars of the Roses, used his children's marriages to build alliances, and signed treaties that increased England's power.More Events on this day:1974: Muhammad...
From: Britannica | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Let them eat cake — from Trader Joe’s! In a beau geste to the French citizenry, attaches to the Consulat général de France à New York are saying au revoir to their 5th Avenue townhouse and its Central Park views as the Euro-pinching government...
From: The Real Deal | By: The Real Deal Staff | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Some people may get a new flu shot that’s made with dog cells instead of chicken eggs
From: Time | By: Alice Park | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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New Alzheimer's research suggests cocoa constituents can help us fend off of senior moments...
From: Salon.com | Friday, October 31, 2014
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Exhibit A is the $350 million we spend on pet costumes. But the problems go much deeper than that...
From: Salon.com | Friday, October 31, 2014
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In the country’s unhealthiest state, the failure of Obamacare is a group effort.
From: Kaiser Health News | By: Sarah Varney | Wednesday, October 29, 2014
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What is being termed as the “Complete Energy Value Chain” was recently unveiled by LG Corporation during the Conference of the Electric Power Supply Industry on the island of Jeju, Korea. This “Complete Energy Value Chain” is intended to promote...
From: CleanTechnica | By: James Ayre | Friday, October 31, 2014
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