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EPA proposes smaller requirements for biofuel use!…

Some farm organizations are still disturbed about this news from the EPA about corn-ethanol producers and supporters of biodiesel, but it mollified oil companies, which have long argued that if the content of ethanol in motor fuel exceeded 10 percent — known as the blend wall — it might damage cars,…

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ASIAN WAR NEWS: China accused the Philippines of attempting to “illegally” occupy and seize territories in the South China Sea on Friday and rejected calls for international mediation!…

The dispute, over the Spratly islands and other interests in the South China   Sea, is one of a number of increasingly acrimonious maritime struggles   playing out in the region with Beijing pitted against the Philippines,  Vietnam, Brunei, Malaysia and Taiwan. China has been at loggerheads with its Asian neighbours for…

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Former Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner, in a press release Saturday, announced he’s going to work in the private equity sector at Warburg Pincus as president and managing director!…

Tim Geithner joins Warburg Pincus as president and managing director starting full-time in March 2014. “We are excited to welcome Tim to Warbug Pincus,” Warbug’s co-chief executive Charles Kaye said. “He brings a history of strong leadership, a deep understanding of economies and markets, and a truly global perspective.” Blog.jetsettingmagazine.com…

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Are the California Demos Bullying Republican State Senators?…

SACRAMENTO, CA. NOVEMBER 16, 2013; State Senator Bill Emmerson is resigning his seat effective December 1. The 68-year-old Redlands Republican cited waning passion and commitment on his part as reasons for leaving the Democratic-controlled body. Emmerson tended over the 23rd Senate District covering areas of Riverside and San Bernardino counties, and Big Bear…

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Corn into gasoline additive severely reduces habitat land!…Another Obama Administration Bad Idea?…

WASHINGTON D.C. NOVEMBER 16, 2013; The expansion of the Corn Belt in the U.S. is fueled in part by America’s green energy policy, which requires oil companies to blend billions of gallons of corn ethanol into their gasoline. Robert Malsam nearly went broke in the 1980s when corn was cheap. So…

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WORLD DIABETES DAY NOVEMBER 14TH, YESTERDAY, LEARN ABOUT IT!…

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POLITICAL NOTE OVERSEAS! The EU envoys ask Ukrainian president to pardon Ukraine’s ex-premier, Yulia Tymoshenko…now in prison!…

A lawyer for former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko says European envoys have urged the nation’s president to pardon her so that she can undergo treatment in Germany.Attorney Serhiy Vlasenko said former European Parliament President Pat Cox and former Polish President Aleksander Kwasniewski submitted the formal request Friday to Ukrainian…

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Battered Victims of Tacloban Help Themselves in Wake of Typhoon Haiyan!…

Authorities estimate some 600,000 people have been displaced by Typhoon Haiyan, which hit the islands of Samar and Leyte hardest. Most of those are likely to be homeless. Along with food, water and medicine, aid groups will prioritize the distribution of tools, nails and other equipment to allow people  to…

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BULLETIN – House Republicans pressure Obama on insurance by passing ‘Keep Your Health Plan Act’

WASHINGTON DC, NOVEMBER 14, 2013; The Republicans in the House of Representatives  have moved one step closer to formally embarrassing the Obama White House over  the Affordable Care Act, passing a bill on Friday that would open the door for  the reversal of millions of health insurance cancellations. The ‘Keep…

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House and Senate Budget committees discuss future behind closed doors!…

WASHINGTON, NOVEMBER 14, 2013;  As the House and Senate budget committees talk over the future behind closed doors.  Robert Hale, the Pentagon’s top budgeteer says that even though he doesn’t know what’s going on he still has hope. “I’ve got my fingers crossed,” Hale said, the Defense Department comptroller, told the…

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Air Force Morale Sinks to a Dangerous Low Due to Budget Cuts!…

WASHINGTON DC, NOVEMBER 15, 2013; An extra $225,000 is apparently not enough to keep a fighter pilot in the Air Force. In June, the Air Force announced a $225,000 bonus for eligible fighter pilots in exchange for a nine-year commitment. However, pilots are not taking the service up on the…

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F-22 Raptor Crashes at Tyndall AFB, Florida, Thursday!…

An F-22 Raptor — the most sophisticated, technologically advanced fighting machine the U.S. Air Force has ever produced — crashed and burned inside the perimeter of the base at about 3:30 p.m. Thursday. U.S. Air Force Col. David Graff, commander of the 325th Fighter Wing at Tyndall, said the pilot…

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OBAMACARE ROLLOUT! IS IT A ROLLOVER? WILL IT WRECK THE GOOD OLD U.S.A.?…

After two election cycles of Democrats successfully marketing Obamacare to Hispanic voters, the health care law’s rocky start could turn into a bargaining chip for Republicans. Hispanic adults have supported President Obama’s Affordable Care Act at a rate twice that of whites. More than 10 million Hispanics—roughly one-fourth of the…

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World’s Tallest Elevator!…Where is it? How high is it?…

HUNDRED DRAGONS ELEVATOR!… Hunan Province, China Bailong Elevator, also known as the Hundred Dragons Elevator, is a glass elevator built into the side of a rocky mountain range full of thousands of sandstone columns that rise up thousands of feet in the Wulingyuan area of Zhangijiajie, Hunan Province, China. At…

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Fraudulent unemployment benefits being paid to people who are actually working!…

Is the U.S. government paying out billions of dollars in unemployment benefits to people who were actually working? A new report finds that a large share of the money meant for the jobless isn’t going to the workers who are struggling the most. Unemployment insurance fraud cost the federal government an estimated $3.3…

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