Friday, October 30, 2015

Headlines in the News October 30, 2015

What the Rite Aid deal means for Walgreens and the future of retail healthcare
Our Debt Continues to Increase: The Boehner-Obama Deal
Time to Use Threats of Default and Shut-Down to Reduce Spending
Weak U.S. Business Spending Plans Signal Slower Economic Times Coming
The Bull Run in Stocks is Perilous
Orders for U.S. Durable Goods Fizzle
The U.S. Service Economy Tumbles: October Slow Down Likely to Influence Central Bank Decisions on Rates
Healthcare Co-ops Closing: The Bad News Keeps Coming, Consumer Coverage Choices Narrow
The Retirement Crisis is Real: Are Mandatory Regulated Accounts Really the Solution?
6 Clever Ways to Save Money on Utilities
Animated Refugee Map
Immigrants FLOODING Into US At Rate Of 3 LAs Per Year
13 reasons why we should not admit Muslim ‘refugees’
…Undeniable Social Security Demographics
Penn Study Blocks Ebola Virus Budding by Regulating Calcium Signaling
Deutsche Bank to shed 35,000 jobs, exit 10 countries
US and Bank of England strike blows against 'Brexit' supporters
Housing Bubble 2.0: Flipping A Home In These 20 Cities Results In A 102% Average Return
The Rise And Fall of Banker Bonuses
Time to Keep Your Cash in the Microwave?
VW Affirms Commitment to Chattanooga Plant Despite Scandal
Eurozone - The Quantitative Easing Experiment Is Failing
Federal Government Anti-Pumpkins, Because Climate Change
Robots threatening human jobs
76% of online shopping in the US this holiday season will be spent on 1% of products
What Recovery? Recession Fears Mount As GDP Dips, Profits Crash
Despite economic turmoil at home, Chinese remain No. 1 buyers of luxury goods, study shows
Ranchers look to sell beef to China amid WHO cancer cautions
Jerry Brown: Climate Change Fight Like World War II
'Serious times' as Americans' wage growth stalls
Market to Fed: We can survive rate hike
Self-Driving Cars More Prone to Accidents, But It's Not Their Fault
“Markets as manic as I’ve seen them”
Samsung Unveils $10 Billion Share Buyback
As Oil Outlook Dims, Industry Slips into the Red
Money Printers Gone Wildâ€"A Summary of BOJ’s Current And Potential Lunacy
US economic growth slows sharply
Pending home sales continue to cool off in September
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Energy Stories in the News Oct 30

Oil rally fades in Asia
Shell hit by $6.1b loss over falling global oil prices
Iran seen flooding market with 90-day supply of oil
Oil Companies Have Cut Back Everything Except Crude Production
Global oil oversupply rising through 2020 – study
Italy's Eni says to decide on Mozambique LNG project investment by yr-end
Asian gas market slumps as Alaska policy makers voice support of LNG pipeline
EU to sign $74.6M grant to deliver natural gas to homes in Egypt
China to cap coal consumption
Indonesia 2016 coal exports to slump as low prices hurt miners -industry
Thermal Coal: Market near multi-year lows on slack demand
Vietnam-US cooperation in nuclear power
Bolivia to Build $300Mln Nuclear Research Center Using Russian Technology
Dubai Pulls In 800 MW Of Solar Development Interest
World's largest offshore wind farm to be built in the UK
Azerbaijan Plans 200 MW Offshore Wind Energy Project In Caspian Sea
Indonesia's Nov Gasoline Imports Seen to Fall to Around 8 mil Barrels
Brazilian hydrous ethanol consumption hit third monthly record in a row in September

Precious Metals Stories in the News Oct 30

Oct 30 Gold & Silver: Price Channel Action  Morris Hubbartt 321gold   
Oct 30 Fed's US Debt Bomb  Adam Hamilton 321gold   
Oct 30 Precious Metals Starting to Produce some Winners  DC   
Oct 30 Impeachment of the Federal Reserve  BATR   
Oct 30 For Gold Miners A New Cycle May Be Just Beginning  EAG   
Oct 30 Undermining Property Rights in San Francisco  MDN   
Oct 30 US Regulators Mandate Next Stage Of Textbook Financial Repression  DanielAmerman   
Oct 30 The Chaos in Jerusalem: a Warning of Things to Come  CounterPunch   
Oct 30 China to end one-child policy  BBC   

Thursday, October 29, 2015

Headlines in the News October 29, 2015

The Worse Things Get For You, The Better They Get For Wall Street
Empty Malls in China? A Lesson in Excess Capacity
House Conservative Leaders Say It’s Too Late to Prevent a Debt Ceiling Hike
Economic Outlook Strongest Predictor of Immigration Views
Record Number of Americans Sell Blood Plasma to Make Ends Meet
Debt in China: Deleveraging Delayed
WW2 Unbelievable airtight container find
As Slim Pickens would say
Feds Investigate Hobby Lobby Boss for Illicit Artifacts
Fear of the Walking Dead: The American Police State Takes Aim
No Bank Card Required: Citigroup Testing Eye-Scanning ATM
Documentary Proves Sword Fights Look Nothing Like Hollywood
Missing Refugees in Germany
Fed Sees ‘Moderate’ Growth, Says Considering December Hike
100 CEOs have more retirement savings than 116 million Americans
Peter Schiff-US Headed for Currency Collapse
Mind The 18-Wheelersâ€"Cummins Engine Shares Plunge On Warning
Orders For US Durable Goods Down 1.2 Percent In September
Work your way through college? Not these days
Fed turns Hawkish; Chinese hunting US targets
Barclays to pay new chief Staley up to $12.6 million a year
Deutsche Bank to omit dividend this year and next
Poll: Americans Still Feeling Economic Gloom
Will the Renminbi Take Over the US Dollar?
Bail-Ins and Frozen Accounts Are Coming to a Country Near You!
Federal Protective Service Has More Cars Than Officers
Record Number of Americans Renounce Citizenship
What's in the New Budget Deal
'Affordable:' White House Confirms Steep 2016 Obamacare Premium Hikes
Ex-PayPal cofounder wants to hook millennials up with virtual credit
Oil and gas execs say companies still recruiting to keep up with talent lost in layoffs
How the Fed's decision could impact you
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn: AIG is 'too big to succeed'
California school: U.S.-flag shirt ‘gang related’
Swedish central bank expands stimulus program by $7.6 billion to help economy, inflation
'Debtors' Prisons' Making a Come Back Across the Country
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Energy Stories in the News Oct 29

BP searches for additional oil in Azerbaijan
Russia Oil Production Poised for Record as Industry Defies Slump
Nepal inks historic oil agreement with China
China oil-buying spree dims Obama's hope for climate accord
Eni Reports Loss as Weak Gas and Power Compound Oil's Slump
Russia's Novatek may face difficulties with financing Yamal LNG project — media
Shell Signs Gibraltar LNG Supply Deal
Singapore envisions self-regulated LNG bunkering industry
Peabody Says US Coal Demand Likely To Drop By 100 Million ST In 2015
China confronts the pain of kicking its coal addiction
Montana's top coal producer expects to cut Asian exports
An Australian nuclear industry still on the table for Malcolm Turnbull
Germany pays the price for switching off nuclear power
Japan's nuclear energy choices
China's Nuclear Energy Boom Threatens Global Catastrophe. Coastal Array of 300 Nuclear Reactors Vulnerable to Earthquakes and Tsunamis
India to propose alliance of solar-rich countries at Paris climate summit
Dong Energy to build world's biggest wind farm off UK coast
Canadian Solar Announces $100 Million Term Loan with Credit Suisse
Uganda Ethanol Plant to Start Commercial Output in July 2016
Growers call for ethanol target to be increased
European ethanol to remain tight through year's end as imports "impossible"

Precious Metals Stories in the News Oct 29

Oct 29 There is no economic yardstick  Steve Saville 321gold   
Oct 29 EU Rules Bitcoin is a Currency, US Says Bitcoin is a Commodity; Which Side is Correct? What About Gold and BitGold?  GEA   
Oct 29 The Global Depression and Deflation is Currently Underway!  Consensus   
Oct 29 The Worse Things Get for you the Better they get for Wall Street  TBP   
Oct 29 The Potash Price Tag In Saskatchewan  PR   
Oct 29 COT for Gold and Silver Enters Dangerous Territory  Ross Clark IA   
Oct 29 China Containerized Freight Index Collapses to Worst Level Ever  WolfStreet   
Oct 29 Half of [US] Millennials live at home with parents  MB360   
Oct 29 Why Russia is Serious About Fighting Terrorism and the US Isn't  NEO   
Oct 29 3,500-year-old treasure trove unearthed from grave of Greek warrior-king  CNN   

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Precious Metals Stories in the News Oct 28

Oct 28 STOM Premature Burial  Keith M. Barron STOM   
Oct 28 What Is Gold?  Steve Saville 321gold   
Oct 28 How Obama Could Beat the Debt Ceiling and Go Out a Hero  Ellen Brown WoD   
Oct 28 Can the Fed Print Money?  acting-man   
Oct 28 EXCLUSIVE: The Smoking Gun Proving Silver & Gold Manipulation  PP   
Oct 28 What your high school chemistry teacher never taught you about gold  Simon Black SovereignMan   
Oct 28 Avrupa [web] Announces re-start of drilling at Alvalade, Portugal  AVU   
Oct 28 Alianza [web] Peru Generative Exploration Update  Yahoo!   
Oct 28 Third Party Logistics: Will Amazon Disrupt UPS and Uber or Will Uber Disrupt Amazon, FedEx, and UPS?  GEA   
Oct 28 Debt Forgiveness / Cancellations  AE   
Oct 28 Libya: From Africa's Wealthiest Democracy Under Gaddafi to Terrorist Haven After US Intervention  CounterPunch   
Oct 28 Who really killed the Red Baron? Account offers new wrinkle  CNN   

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Headlines in the News October 27, 2015

US 2014 wage statistics
Zero Percent Inflation: Next Up, Deflation
Budget Prioritization Problems in Illinois: The State is Deep into Uncharted Territory
Free Fruit from Community Orchards
Working with a Meal Plan: How to Eat Well on $20 a Week
The Mises Week in Review: Governments Continue to Cling to the Follies of Central Planning
Learning About Money: What Your Child Should Know
Florida Sheriffs Sovereign Citizen Training for Law Enforcement
Russian ships hanging out to close to undersea data cables
sending a destroyer to the man-made islands in disputed waters
Your Vegetarian Hot Dog May Contain Meat … and Human DNA
Cummins plans to slash 2,000 jobs
ATMs That Scan Your Eyeballs for Cash Being Tested in U.S.
Bernanke: governments 'too focussed on budget cuts'
Why are new home sales slumping?
Chinese workforce shrinks, robots fill factories
Why Fed wants to keep us guessing: Ex-Fed official
Ron Paul Has Incredible Reaction to Donald Trump’s Attack on Gold Bugs
People's Bank Of China: Our big easing nothing like ECB's, Fed's QE
UPS counting on small retailers to save Christmas
Moody's: No worries about default if Congress misses debt limit deadline
Goldman Sachs worker likely to face jail amid rare criminal charges for a banker premiums have bigger increase for 2016
And Now Defaulted Leveraged Loans Go Kaboom
GE Investing Up to $1 Billion in Indonesia
First corporate earnings contraction since crisis
Citi Testing Screenless, Cardless ATMs
Wal-Mart seeks to test drones for home delivery, pickup
Tapping the Fed’s magic money tree
'Good' Jobs Aren't Coming Back
Gold Demand in China May Gain to Record
GE admits they’ll move plant out of the country even if Ex-Im bank reopens
American companies are in a profits recession: You can blame King Dollar
Will Sweden Be The First Country To Get Rid Of Cash? Even panhandlers accept credit cards.
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Energy Stories in the News Oct 27

Turkey Goes to International Arbitraion Over Russian Gas Price: Official
Oil Market May Need to Wait Until 2016 for Iran Supply Boost
BP shrinks again to weather extended oil slump
U.S. Plans to Sell Down Strategic Oil Reserve to Raise Cash
Russians shell out billions for North Sea oil
Oil prices fall 2.5% as glut worries worsen
Iran seeks Oman's spare capacity for producing liquefied natural gas
Brazil willing to buy LNG from Iran: Zangeneh
Lithuania aims to cut Russian gas imports further
EPA to Propose Rule Requiring Hundreds of Natural Gas Processing Plants to Start Reporting Toxic Pollution
Australian Coal Export Port Abbot Poing's Expansion Plans Get State Approval
Ukraine's coal stocks at power plants up 3.6% on week at 2.19 mil mt
Australia Under Heavy Criticism for Nuclear Agreement With India
Vietnam agreement supports nuclear infrastructure development
Armenia Thinks Over Constructing Nuclear Energy Block of Average Capacity
World Bank-backed Project To Study Wind Energy Potential In African Countries
Morocco's about to launch the world's largest concentrated solar plant
Germany to support wind energy development in Azerbaijan
Chinese ethanol imports hit all time high of 121,625 cubic meters in September
US Gasoline Prices Recovered after Falling to 6-Year Low

Precious Metals Stories in the News Oct 27

Oct 27 Gold: A Scary Drop, And Then A Pop  Stewart Thomson 321gold   
Oct 27 Gold & Silver Update 26th of October 2015  Florian Grummes 321gold   
Oct 27 Green Light Silver – Part 2  DI   
Oct 27 OT Dirty Laundry  EPA   
Oct 27 Whitewashing the Fed  NYSun   
Oct 27 "Bank Failures and Systemic Breakdowns"  WolfStreet   
Oct 27 7 ways your brain makes you a terrible investor  BI   
Oct 27 US Officials: Iran Complying Too Fast With Nuclear Deal  Antiwar   
Oct 27 The Spy Files: How agents feared Soviet Union's PR machine was behind disappearance of frogman Buster Crabb  Telegraph   

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Monday, October 12, 2015

Headlines in the News October 12, 2015

The drop in the labor force is coming from prime-age Americans, not aging retirees: Examining the 94.6 million Americans not in the labor force
The Final Leaked TPP Text is All That We Feared
Anthony Wile: Let’s Get This Show on the Road
FOMC Minutes Confirm Economy Not Ready For Rate-Hike This Year, Worried About Inflation, “Global Risk”
It’s Time For Negative Rates, Fed’s Kocherlakota Hints
Claire Wolfe: Come And Take Them. Start Here
EPA spends millions on military-style weapons, watchdog group reports
The Collective Failure of Gun-Free Zones
Woman uses medieval combat training, sword to stop intruder
Fed's Fischer says 2015 U.S. rate rise 'an expectation, not a commitment'
U.S. Fiat Monetary Scam: $100 Bill vs Gold
John Williams-The Fed has Lost Control
The real fight to win the international currency wars
Lower gas prices means no Social Security increase next year
How the Fed Misplaced $2.7 Trillion Of US Debt And Then Buried It
The U.S. economy is causing ulcers again
Dow Jones & Co. discloses breach
Keiser Report: Slinky Economics
Freddie Mac sells off $305 million in seriously delinquent mortgages
Central bank cavalry can no longer save the world
It’s not just the banks â€" our companies too are now ‘too big to fail’
FDA launches $128 million anti-smoking hip-hop campaign
Truck drivers wanted. Pay: $73,000
1.5 million Americans are living on less than $2 per day
The Failure To Act Responsibly Will Be The Addendum To Bernanke’s Memoirs
Americans Are Feeling Pretty Glum About Obama and the Economy
Oregon 8th-grader suspended from school for wearing patriotic shirt showing gun
VW's home town blues
Where to Stash Cannabis Cash? Tribal Nations Make Bid to Bank It
It's time to start talking about a US recession
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North American Union: US/Canadian Generals Discussed Fully Integrating Their Militaries
The Fed Just “Discovered” Another $2.7 TRILLION In Debt: “Quietly Boosted Total Credit”
Begging WWIII? Western Pilots Get “Green Light To Take Drastic Action Against Russian Jets”
The Banking System Has Gone Rogue: “World Economic Order Is Collapsing”

Energy Stories in the News Oct 12

OPEC reveals forecasts on Azerbaijan's oil output
Chevron Sees Additional South African Oil Refinery Causing Glut
Indonesia's return to Opec complicates decision on oil output target
Kuwait says won't slow development of oil projects
Russia resumes gas supplies to Ukraine: Gazprom
Poland Opens LNG Terminal, Pledges to End Russian Gas Dependence
Statoil squeezing more gas out of North Sea
Gazprom Germania to expand natural gas filling station network
Australia's export revenue likely to go down as China gets serious with its coal curbs
India seen as driving next wave of coal M&A in Australia
Ship queue to load coal at Australian Newcastle port's PWCS terminals rises to 9
UK and Germany to disucss £10bn privatisation of Urenco
Gamesa continues to expand its global wind power presence
India plans to provide solar power at new low of Rs4.75 per unit to states
Siemens to supply 54 wind turbines in Scotland
Time running out to sell Ukraine's ethanol-producing monopoly
US ethanol production jumps 7K barrels/day to 14.65 billion gallon annual rate

Precious Metals Stories in the News Oct 12

class="highlight"> Oct 12 California Gold Discovery  Bob Moriarty 321gold   
Oct 12 STOM Rock Bottom...  Keith M. Barron STOM    < - -
Oct 12 color=red>FYI Cdn & USA Holiday Market Schedule  321gold   
Oct 12 BBBBB This past week in gold  Jack Chan 321gold   
Oct 12 Gold - The Urgency To Buy  Demeadville   
Oct 12 Don't Be Fooled: A Stealth Bull Market In Gold and Silver Is Underway  ETFDN   
Oct 12 Not The Time To Be Bubble-Tolerant  HussmanFunds   
Oct 12 Central Banks Selling U.S. Treasuries As Fight Over Debt Looms  AE   
Oct 12 The New York Times gets Putin/Obama all wrong, again  Salon   
Oct 12 The 'Epic of Gilgamesh' revised  DailyMail   

Friday, October 9, 2015

Headlines in the News October 09, 2015

Minutes Show Fed Leaders Delayed Rate Hike Over Global Risks
Chevron is laying off energy traders
What it was like to head the Fed during the 2008 meltdown
While We Sleep, Corporate Execs Strip-Mine America
No room for mistakes by central banks amid 'new mediocre'
US health-care spending is high. Results are...not so good
The Dollar: War Games and Ben Bernanke Boasts
FIFA shows Blatter red, Congress tears into VW
Is ObamaCare Good For The Middle Class?
Latin America rolls out red carpet for once-scorned IMF
Gold Will Get Going Once Faltering Economy Pushes Fed to Act Again
Feds Spend $224,767 on Anti-Smoking Video Game for Fifth Graders
Why This Feels Like A Depression For Most People
Ways the Trans-Pacific Partnership Will Affect Your Wallet
The Elites’ Private Warning
Blackstone Fined $39M Over Fee Practices
President Obama, We Need a $15 Minimum Wage
UBS on why US rates will rise this year
U.S. consumers spent nearly all savings from cheaper gas prices
Global Financial Meltdown Coming? Clear Signs That The Great Derivatives Crisis Has Now Begun
Taxpayers fund $2.2 million for walking app, studies about UV exposure
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Energy Stories in the News Oct 09

Saudi Sept oil production, supply steady — industry source
Russia Markets Find Sweet Spot as Politics Take Back Seat to Oil
UPDATE 1-Shell asks shippers exporting Nigerian oil to sign guarantee
Oil Set for Biggest Weekly Gain Since August After Reaching $50
U.S. House expected to vote today to lift oil exports ban
The oil market's new world order
Gazprom turns down Turkey's request for 3 bcm of gas via Blue Stream
Total targets Argentina shale, offshore to boost natural gas output
Malaysia's Petronas says remains committed to Canadian LNG project
Iran to trigger natural gas race with Qatar in Persian Gulf
China mulls new coal curbs that would limit emissions but dent commodity demand
Bruised Germany is canary in coal mine for Europe's troubles
Russia, Bolivia sign MoU for nuclear cooperation
Africa's largest wind farm set to connect remote Kenya to the grid
Global Q3 Corporate Solar Funding Up Slightly To $6.2 Billion
How is the world's first solar powered airport faring?
US Gulf Coast cash gasoline market falters on weak fundamentals
4 ethanol plants added to EPA efficient producer list

Precious Metals Stories in the News Oct 09

Oct 09 Dollar Danger & Gold Bull Wedge  Morris Hubbartt 321gold   
Oct 09 Gold Stocks' Major Breakout  Adam Hamilton 321gold   
Oct 09 Gold, Silver and Choices – Good and Bad  DI   
Oct 09 Letters from a Hedge Fund Manager – Part III  CE   
Oct 09 Two things holding back gold price gone soon  Mining   
Oct 09 The Menace of Egalitarianism  TDB   
Oct 09 Major Study Finds The US Is An Oligarchy Oct 09 Afghan hospital bombing: MSF labels US airstrike a war crime as it withdraws staff  Guardian   
Oct 09 That terrifying glass bridge in China? It cracked  MW   

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Headlines in the News October 08, 2015

Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton signs Mexico City trade deal for Phoenix biz
US consumer credit his new record of $3.47 trillion in August, led by auto and student debt
Bank Marketing Association of the Philippines targets 1 million kids as depositors
Currency Crises Come Quickly; Don't Be Too Late To Prepare - Peter Schiff
$1 Billion In Questionable Department of Homeland Security 2014 Disaster-Related Funding Found
Agricultural giant Monsanto plans to cut 2,600 jobs in cost-saving effort
Avenue Capital founder and CEO: “U.S. Economy Is Doing Great..the Best Place To Invest Is The U.S.”
2,000 more layoffs at U.S. Steel debated
Silver Prices React To Strong Oil Prices
Teamsters’ Pension Fund Warns 400,000 of Cuts
Profits at big U.S. banks soar since crisis: New York Fed
China Dumps Another $45 Billion Of Reserves In September, Actual Outflows Could Be Far Higher
Bank of America says banks may have $100 billion in exposure to Glencore
Ben Bernanke: The Federal Reserve is a 'Very Transparent Institution"
U.S. Wastes Billions Funding Failed Foreign Military Forces
Another Asset Price Bubble? Kroll Says ‘Yes’
Don't Be Fooled: A Stealth Bull Market in Gold and Silver Is Underway
V, the Guerrilla Economist-You Cannot Stop This Financial Collapse
California Realizes Maybe It’s Not Such A Good Idea To Print Full Social Security Numbers On Mailed Documents
On the Brink, Argentina Asks China for More Money
30% of Homes Lost Value Over the Last Year
New Estimates Of How Many Households Pay No Federal Income Tax
Can bankrupt American Apparel stay American?
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Energy Stories in the News Oct 08

US natural gas futures flat on low demand
U.S. shale oil is staring into the abyss and OPEC will push it over the edge
Potentially game-changing oil reserves discovered in Israel
Japan Eyes Investment and Oil in Iran, but Closer Ties Far Off
India 'ready to pay' $700mn Iran oil dues
Hungary imports oil from Iraq's Kurdistan at expense of Russian crude: sources
Russia: No political issues with Turkish pipeline
Asian natural gas market's turn in buyers' favour not surprising, says Aussie official
Electricity generation from natural gas on the increase
Dubai set to announce preferred bidder for clean coal power plant
French under pressure to stop Turkish coal power investments
Green panel nod for import of coal with higher ash content
Thermal coal prices stuck in the doldrums as oversupply weighs
Pakistan seeking US cooperation on civil nuclear energy
Westinghouse eyes Australian nuclear potential, links with local supplier
Report finds many nuclear power plant systems "insecure by design"
Wind energy helps clean China's air
The U.S. needs a solar energy revolution. But it's laying off solar energy researchers
Hundreds of jobs to go at UK solar firm as subsidy cuts bite
China raises solar installation target for 2015
U.S. average retail regular gasoline price decreases, average diesel fuel price increases
U.S. ethanol exports sank in August, DDGS shipments down slightly

Precious Metals Stories in the News Oct 08

Oct 08 Clear Signs That The Great Derivatives Crisis Has Now Begun  ETFDN   
Oct 08 Bundesbank "Reassures" Re. Gold Bullion Reserves...  GoldCore   
Oct 08 Is the Fed Preparing for QE$ . . . Or Even Worse - "Helicopter Money?"  GordonTLong   
Oct 08 Something's Up: Panic Buying of Super-Liquid Treasuries  WolfStreet   
Oct 08 Silver Price Forecast: Silver and the Bond Market Collapse  HubertMoolman   
Oct 08 Arianne [web] Secures an Expanded Credit Facility  Yahoo!   
Oct 08 Red Eagle [web] Stock Options Granted  RD   
Oct 08 Labor force catastrophe with more than half a million dropping out of the labor force  MB360   
Oct 08 San Francisco is a bargain now--compared to the Gold Rush  SFGate   
Oct 08 Russia confounds US with Syria military moves  MW   
Oct 08 Scientists have discovered a groundbreaking new reason dinosaurs went extinct  BI   

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Headlines in the News October 07, 2015

The U.S. Economy's Failure to Launch - By Peter Schiff
Housing today: A 'bubble larger than 2006'
Profits recession as harbinger of economic weakness
Nearly Half of Americans Have No Savings
IMF Gloomy on World Economy as China Slows
6,000 Federal Prisoners to Be Granted Early Release
For Many Workers, No Job Is Good Enough
How and Why Banks Will Seize Deposits During the Next Crisis
US companies hold $2.1 trillion offshore
Feds Earn 78% More Than Private Sector Workers, Study Finds
Robbing Peter to pay the CEO - The share buyback mirage
Shrinking US Trade Volume Means Global Recession Heading To These Shores
California Doles Out Pensions Worth At Least $100,000 To Nearly 20,000 Government Retirees
One True Measure of Stagnation: Not in the Labor Force
Chinese Yuan Becomes Fourth Most Used Transaction Currency
School cancels 'America Day'
At What Age Do Workers Stop Getting Raises?
New Bill Would Punish Corporate Execs With Jail Time For Lying About Deadly Products
Trans-Pacific Partnership: Transparency Through Secrecy
Central Banks “Pretend and Extend” Intact
Employers to Start Offering Student Loan Payment Plans
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Energy Stories in the News Oct 07

French oil major Total sees more refiners closing in Europe beyond 2015
India to focus on oil diplomacy at India–Africa Summit Forum
Brazil's First Oil Auction in 2 Years Seen as Referendum on Nation
Abu Dhabi Said to Explore Asset Sales After Slump in Oil Price
Optimism in oil industry despite global glut
U.S. oil output on brink of 'dramatic' decline, executive says
China's weak natural gas demand cuts into LNG imports
Gazprom sees 2015 gas exports at 159-160 Bcm, TurkStream delay: report
United States Emerging as Most Attractive LNG Supplier to Asian Markets
Indian firms to buy natural gas from Mozambique
Russia's only LNG plant says to maintain output despite falling demand
Thermal coal imports to China are collapsing
Glencore calls on Paris climate summit to adopt coal policy
Things can't get worse for coal after disastrous 2015
Russia to Cooperate with Armenia on Nuclear Energy – Rosatom
Head of S. Korea's nuclear power operator tapped as new WANO president
Russia-Indonesia Partnership to Build Future of Indonesian Nuclear Sector
Commission Approves Nuclear Storage Facility Near San Onofre
Solar and wind power just passed another big turning point
Is SA the world's third-best solar location?
Panasonic surpasses SolarCity with world's most efficient solar panel
Gamesa bags 40 MW wind energy project from ReNew Power
Russian minister proposes keeping 90 pct of gasoline on domestic market

Precious Metals Stories in the News Oct 07

Oct 07 Gold is not money  Steve Saville 321gold   
Oct 07 No turnaround anytime soon for resource stocks, says Sprott CEO  Globe&Mail   
Oct 07 We Have Colossal Asset Inflation  Marc Faber DR   
Oct 07 Faith in Central Banks Dwindles  acting-man   
Oct 07 Volkswagen Chief Warns on Existential Threat of Cheating Scandal  Bloomberg   
Oct 07 Standard Tolling [web] To be acquired by Inca One  TON    PFU
Oct 07 Why NIRP May Trump QE4  DSCC   
Oct 07 "Hot Money" gets cold feet: the 3 Steps to a Panic  WolfStreet   
Oct 07 America Has Been At War 93% of the Time – 222 Out of 239 Years – Since 1776  Washingtonsblog   
Oct 07 The new Steve Jobs biopic is a travesty, says his ex  DailyMail   

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Headlines in the News October 06, 2015

This is a new opportunity to buy gold: Technician
The Fed is Out of Ammo… and Options
Homes as ATMs: It's starting again
Dollar Headed Down For The Count!
American Apparel files for bankruptcy protection
A Global Recession Is Coming... and It Won't Be Pretty
The Silver Market Disconnect Continues
Ben Bernanke wants Federal Reserve to delay rate hike
Student Loan Debt Is So Massive It Reaches Across Generations
Congressman: In 12 Years, No Revenue Left to Fund Military, Roads
Janet Yellen topped the Bloomberg Markets ‘Most Influential’ list
SunEdison reboot to include layoffs
What Detroit’s golden years gave America
Gold is glistening again
Raises Prices: Disneyland to Let You in Every Day for Just $1,049
Wall Street bracing for worst year since 2008?
Service-Sector Growth Slows in September as Orders Plunge
Low Interest Rates Could Send Gold Prices Soaring
The Maddening World of Hospital Pricing
GM to Roll Out Car-Sharing Service in NYC
Data Hack at 7 Trump Hotels Confirmed
Three Eurozone Central Banks to Try Reverse Auctions in ECB's QE Program
Your New Credit Card Security Measure Is...A Selfie?
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Energy Stories in the News Oct 06

Oil Gains as Russia Set To Meet With Producers
India takes 17 percent more Iran oil in Sept than in Aug - shipping data
Shell CEO Doing All to Safeguard Dividends Amid Low Oil Prices
Canadian Oil Sands shares soar after Suncor announces takeover bid
Official: Libya's Oil Output Down To 300,000 Bpd
Petronas May Defer Canada LNG Project
UK GAS-Prompt prices rise as demand grows and supply falls
Liquefied Natural Gas to significantly cut power costs in Ghana
India aims to start Asia's biggest coal mine in five years
Adani faces further delays over Australian coal mine permit
Faltering Chinese demand keeps beating down coal prices
Nuclear energy on agenda during French PM's trip to Japan
Technical meeting on Nuclear Power opens in Japan
Stay clear of nuclear, Germany warns SA
Nuclear industry 'struggling' to make sense of growing cyber threat: report
South Africa announces 1.5 GW solar park plan
Germany extends $2.25 billion support to India for clean energy corridor, solar projects
India Releases National Offshore Wind Energy Policy
Asian gasoline could lose strength in Q4 on winter, low Indonesian demand
Confusion continues over Total, Shell gasoline retail sites issue in Iran

Precious Metals Stories in the News Oct 06

Oct 06 Inflation: Silver Leads & Gold Follows  Stewart Thomson 321gold   
Oct 06 Failure to Launch  Peter Schiff 321gold   
Oct 06 Letters from a Hedge Fund Manager – Part II  CE   
Oct 06 Non-Farm Payrolls: There's Not Enough Lipstick In The World To Pretty Up This Pig  IRD   
Oct 06 Can You Imagine The Fed Raising Rates In This World?  DC   
Oct 06 Alianza [web] Completes Nevada Projects Reconnaissance  Yahoo!   
Oct 06 Wage Apocalypse for the American man  MB360   
Oct 06 German Government Wants Sanctions on Russia Lifted  RI   
Oct 06 The Incredible Instant ISIS Machine  ZG   
Oct 06 Poll: 'Iraqis Are the Saddest & One of the Angriest Populations in the World'  AlterNet   

Monday, October 5, 2015

Headlines in the News October 05, 2015

This is a new opportunity to buy gold: Technician
The Fed is Out of Ammo… and Options
Homes as ATMs: It's starting again
Dollar Headed Down For The Count!
American Apparel files for bankruptcy protection
A Global Recession Is Coming... and It Won't Be Pretty
The Silver Market Disconnect Continues
Ben Bernanke wants Federal Reserve to delay rate hike
Student Loan Debt Is So Massive It Reaches Across Generations
Congressman: In 12 Years, No Revenue Left to Fund Military, Roads
Janet Yellen topped the Bloomberg Markets ‘Most Influential’ list
SunEdison reboot to include layoffs
What Detroit’s golden years gave America
Gold is glistening again
Raises Prices: Disneyland to Let You in Every Day for Just $1,049
Wall Street bracing for worst year since 2008?
Service-Sector Growth Slows in September as Orders Plunge
Low Interest Rates Could Send Gold Prices Soaring
The Maddening World of Hospital Pricing
GM to Roll Out Car-Sharing Service in NYC
Data Hack at 7 Trump Hotels Confirmed
Three Eurozone Central Banks to Try Reverse Auctions in ECB's QE Program
Your New Credit Card Security Measure Is...A Selfie?
USDollar/USDX Index

Energy Stories in the News Oct 05

Russia ready to meet OPEC to talk oil prices
Iran to resume oil swap soon
Kazakhstan Intends to Export Oil Production Equipment
Iraq seeks 4.45 million tonnes of oil products for 2016
UK Oil & Gas sites could yield 2,500 barrels of oil a day
Iran targeting European market with LNG, not piped gas
Spot LNG prices continue to slide, drop 48% y-o-y
World's largest coal miner going gangbusters
Thermal coal prices plummet to all time lows
South Africa Coal Wage Strike Starts With No Dialog Planned
EU nuclear trade body calls for 100 new reactors by 2050
Global nuclear facilities 'at risk' of cyber attack
EIA: U.S. nuclear reactor operators increase uranium purchases from Kazakhstan
Energy agency expects solar and wind to dominate new power capacity to 2020
New solar energy project launching in SA
Australia's 'largest battery' to be added to solar powered astronomy hub
Solar Cheaper Than Natural Gas? It's Happening
EPCA: European methanol 'to stay around Eur300/mt for 3 years' on additional supply, low oil: sources
US ethanol industry poised for thin margins through 2016

Precious Metals Stories in the News Oct 05

class="highlight"> Oct 05 Platinum Group Metals, Right Time, Right Place  Bob Moriarty 321gold   
Oct 05 The Rosen Market Timing Letter  Ron Rosen 321gold   
Oct 05 Fiat Endgame - More QE, NIRP, Bail-ins and Pensions Plunder...  CliveMaund   
Oct 05 SBBBS This past week in gold  Jack Chan 321gold   
Oct 05 How Inflation Could Be Caused in 15 Minutes  DR   
Oct 05 A Change in Character  SMTP   
Oct 05 Novo [web] Completes acquisition of Blue Spec Au-Sb Project...  NVO   
Oct 05 A Growing Risk of Recession  HussmanFunds   
Oct 05 VW's Diesel Was A Creation Of EU Regulators  Forbes   
Oct 05 Amnesty: Killing of Hadeel al-Hashlamoun was 'extrajudicial execution'  Mondoweiss   
Oct 05 Scientists find evidence of 800ft wave caused by a collapsing volcano  DailyMail