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Archive for February, 2016

29
Feb

Plan to Expand a Pipeline at Indian Point Raises Concern

Elected officials and environmental activists have criticized the expansion of a natural gas pipeline across Indian Point property.


29
Feb

'New crisis without reform' warns King

Mervyn King, ex-governor of the Bank of England, warns in a new book that another financial crisis is ‘certain’ unless monetary and banking systems are reformed.

29
Feb

After Tense Weeks, Melissa Harris-Perry’s MSNBC Show Is Canceled

Her departure comes after she said she felt “worthless” to NBC News executives after several weeks of pre-emptions of her show.


28
Feb

Too many pieces of music finish too long after the end. …

Too many pieces of music finish too long after the end. Igor Stravinsky Russian composer in US (1882 – 1971)

28
Feb

Italy Growers Wary of Olive Oil Fraud as New Law Is Weighed

Olive oil producers in the nation are troubled by draft legislation that would tinker with penalties for passing off counterfeit olive oil and its origin.


27
Feb

On April 10, Bid Farewell to Exigency!

It will be a red letter day for direct mailers and catalogers, who’ll shed the despised 4.3% postal surcharge.

27
Feb

The struggle of man against power is the struggle of memory against forgetting. …

The struggle of man against power is the struggle of memory against forgetting. “Milan Kundera, The Book of Laughter and Forgetting” Czechoslovakian novelist (1929 – )

27
Feb

US growth rate revised upwards

The US economy grew at a faster pace than previously thought in the fourth quarter of 2015, according to the latest official figures.