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This is a review of the Breville Crispy Crust Pizza Maker machine, with both PROs and CONs. We've been testing this machine out for the past 2 months, hosting 6 pizza parties, giving this machine heavy use each time!  Photo above from Williams Sonoma,...
From: Steamy Kitchen | By: Jaden | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Under the guise of "reform," Republicans are trying to destroy safety regulations for American workers
From: Salon.com | By: Elizabeth Grossman, In These Times | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Old buildings are energy-wasting health hazards. Donnel Baird makes inner cities more efficient.
From: Grist | By: Grist staff | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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This week marks the publication of my friend Chitra‘s cookbook, Vibrant India. If you’ve been reading this blog a while—or if you just like home cooking as much as I do—you may have found that cheap, healthful, and seasonal are some essential...
From: Not Eating Out in New York | By: Cathy Erway | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort will host the opening reception Wednesday evening for a conference where a recently bankrupt coal company will be a guest of honor. The annual Distressed Investing Summit will bestow one of its "Restructuring...
From: Mother Jones | By: Rebecca Leber | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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From the Times on the new labor market normal in oil drilling in the US, Roughly 163,000 oil jobs were lost nationally from the 2014 peak, or about 30 percent of the total, while oil prices plummeted, at one point by as much as 70 percent. The job losses...
From: Urbanomics | By: Gulzar Natarajan | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Just tallying up how much new spending and tax cuts the government can afford to announce is a crude way to measure any federal budget’s ambition The post A budget that hopes Canadians look past the numbers appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: John Geddes | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Girls Auto Club is an all female car repair shop that educates clients and offers a full service salon.
From: Allure | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Salt or no salt? Oil or no oil? Answers to these pressing questions and more revealed.
From: TreeHugger | By: Melissa Breyer | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Celebrate a New America with This Donald Trump Commemorative Ruble! by Ministry of Coins On November 8, 2016, slightly less than a majority of Americans resoundingly agreed to make Donald J. Trump the 45th president of the United States. Thanks to a...
From: The Stranger | By: Ministry of Coins | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has debunked claims that Aiteo Eastern Exploration and Production Company is among the oil firms it is allegedly set to recover crude oil allocation accruals worth $42 million from spanning 2012 through...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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It's not the bakers who are waging "economic war" against the people of Venezuela. It's the government.
From: Reason | By: Eric Boehm | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Title: No Evidence Fish Oil in Pregnancy Makes for Brainier KidsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/21/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/22/2017 12:00:00 AM
From: MedicineNet | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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LEKOIL, an indigenous oil and gas exploration and production company, said it is targeting oil production of 10,000 barrels per day (bpd) by the end of second quarter of 2017, following the continuous production from the Otakikpo marginal field, oil...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: Okogba | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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THE two arms of the National Assembly, NASS, yesterday approved President Muhammadu Buhari’s request to raise additional $500 million eurobond from the international capital market to fund the 2016 Budget deficit. The post NASS approved Buhari’s...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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  Happy spring!! Tomorrow will be a whopping 32 degrees. Blergggg. But that’s kinda how every March is, right?? It always blows my mind that spring starts in March because for this New England girl, March just brings thoughts of cold and snow. This...
From: We are not Martha | By: Sues | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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The Flame Refluxer is essentially a big copper blanket: think Brillo pad of wool sandwiched between mesh. Using it while burning off oil yields less air pollution and residue that harms marine life.
From: NPR | By: Debbie Elliott | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Sunny days might be ahead for Canada’s economy, but forecasters are split—and the budget’s priorities reflect a lack of consensus The post An uncertain ‘Trump effect’ forces caution in Ottawa appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Kevin Carmichael | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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With little cash left in the kitty, and facing big deficits well into the future, a ‘do-nothing’ budget could be the best Canadians could have hoped for The post The fiscal equivalent of an empty stocking after being good all year appeared first...
From: Macleans | By: macleans.ca | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Brazil's supermajor oil company, Petrobras, posted a net profit for 2016 and was also able to reduce its net debt by about 6%.
From: 24-7 Wall Street | By: Paul Ausick | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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At a meeting with the U.S.' strategic allies, the Trump administration will be represented by an undersecretary
From: Salon.com | By: Matthew Rozsa | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Returns to innovation appear to be declining.
From: Harvard Business School Publishing | By: Anne Marie Knott | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Dubai's index fell 1.0 per cent. Builder Arabtec lost 1.5 per cent and peer Drake & Scull was down 1.1 per cent. Abu Dhabi's index, which was the top performer on Tuesday, retreated 1.1 per cent, hit by profit-taking in blue chips Aldar Properties....
From: The National Abu Dhabi | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Number of billionaires in the Middle East edged up by 1.3 per cent to 169 people last year although around the world the figure declined for the first time in several years.
From: The National Abu Dhabi | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Early action in transitioning to a low-carbon energy sector is critical not only for keeping global warming to under 2°C, but also for minimizing the risks of additional stranded fossil fuel assets, which could amount to as much as an additional $10...
From: CleanTechnica | By: Joshua S Hill | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Global energy-related carbon dioxide emissions could be reduced by as much as 70% by 2050, and completely phased out by 2060, all while providing a net positive economic outlook that could benefit up to trillions of dollars in economic benefits and First-Ever...
From: CleanTechnica | By: Joshua S Hill | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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ABAKALIKI - AS States in Nigeria, especially the non oil producing ones grapple with challenges of the present economic situation in the country, the present administration in Ebonyi State has set in motion some economic strategies to enable it survive...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: Urowayino Warami | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Brazil’s state-run oil company says it posted a $4.8 billion loss in 2016 mainly because of a reduction in the value of assets it needs to sell to lower a debt estimated at more than $100 billion.
From: Washington Post | By: Associated Press | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Brazil's state-run oil company says it posted a $4.8 billion loss in 2016 mainly because of a reduction in the value of assets it needs to sell to lower a debt estimated at more than $100 billion....
From: Fox News | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Pregnant women who take omega-3 supplements in the belief it will give their babies a brain boost might want to reconsider, says a new study, which found no cognitive edge among children whose mothers took the supplements....
From: CBC | By: Darryl Hol | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Billionaire philanthropist David Rockefeller, a former head of Chase Manhattan bank and a luminary in political circles, died Monday at the age of 101, a spokesman said. The post David Rockefeller, last grandchild of John D. Rockefeller, dies appeared...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: Okogba | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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This came in my email from the DNC so take it for what it's worth. Seemed interesting:The latest On Trump Org And RussiaThe Trumps continue to be in touch with the family of Russian oligarch Aras Agalarov, a close...
From: Hullabaloo | By: digby | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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March 21, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - The Sudanese government has pledged to settle the entire Chinese debt saying Beijing's investments continued to flow into the country despite the negative impact of South Sudan's secession. According to the International Monetary...
From: Sudan Tribune | By: SudanTribube.com | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Local radio stations are gearing up for a fight to beat back President Donald Trump's proposal to cut funding for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.
From: Business Insider | By: Maxwell Tani | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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A receding hairline is usually more common in men than women, nevertheless it’s a menace suffered by all. Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency shares 9 ways to help stop and regrow a receding hairline. The post 9 ways to save a receding hairline...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: Okogba | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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State oil group plans to sell $2bn in Islamic compliant debt
From: Financial Times | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Barrel brokers are the mostly invisible but completely vital hands behind some of the world’s favorite and most flavorful beers.
From: Draft Magazine | By: Kate Bernot | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Bayou City Energy, Intervale Capital and Cibolo Energy Partners have formed Argus Energy Managers. Based in Houston, AEM is an affiliate network of private equity firms focused on upstream, energy services and equipment and fixed income investments....
From: PE Hub | By: Iris Dorbian | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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I have not always been into cooking. At one time, my diet consisted mostly of Lean Pockets and "salads" made with only carrots and ranch dressing. For my wedding, my husband and I registered mostly for camping gear. We wanted sleeping bags and water...
From: FitSugar | By: Tarah Chieffi | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Bayelsa State Government and the authorities of the Joint Military Task Force, JTF, code named Operation Delta Safe, have intervened and averted the planned protest by youths of Okoroma community in Nembe Local Government Area of Bayelsa State to shut...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: Nwafor Polycarp | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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~ An Authentic Deep Rest Experience ~ Selamat pagi my friend, if you’re curious about what happens at one of my Bali slow rest retreats then this is the post for you. I’ve been facilitating retreats for over a decade now – France, England, Italy,...
From: Rejuvenation Lounge | By: Carole Bourne | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Shell's dividend yield is huge, but so is its debt load. Can it keep paying its dividend while it pays down its IOUs?
From: The Motley Fool | By: Reuben Gregg Brewer | Monday, March 20, 2017
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BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Republicans who control the North Dakota House rejected their leader’s plan Thursday to more than double the number of casinos in the state, a push some lawmakers viewed as a threat of payback against American Indian tribes...
From: Seattle Times | By: JAMES MacPHERSON | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Whether you're eating a diet that's vegan, gluten-free, sugar-free, Paleo, or Whole30, this brownie recipe has got you covered. That's because it's made with only three common ingredients. You can't get any simpler than that! You probably already have...
From: FitSugar | By: Jenny Sugar | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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RAMALLAH, West Bank (Reuters) - Israeli troops shot dead a Palestinian and wounded three others on Thursday in the occupied West Bank, a Palestinian health official said. The Israeli army said they had attacked a settlement with petrol bombs.
From: The Star Malaysia | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Big oil is starting to challenge the biggest utilities in the race to erect wind turbines at sea.
From: RigZone | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Oil prices dipped, struggling to recover from four-month lows.
From: RigZone | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Israeli troops shot dead a Palestinian and wounded three others on Thursday in the occupied West Bank, a Palestinian health official said. The Israeli army said they had attacked a settlement with petrol bombs.
From: Channel News Asia | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Colorado's second-highest court says state regulators can put more weight on protecting public health and the environment when they draw up rules for oil and gas drilling.
From: U.S. News and World Report | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Rick Peterson has grown up knowing baseball his entire life. His dad, Harding William Peterson played professionally with the Pittsburgh Pirates in the mid to late ’50s, and later became their Co-General Manager from 1977-78, and General Manager from...
From: Mets Merized | By: Mathew Brownstein | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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