Stories Below come from our Media Partner 3BL Media - Click their logo or any of the stories for more information
News & Updates
December 19, 2014 257,000 Doctors Will Get Medicare Pay Cut For Using Paper RecordsSource: Forbes
More than 250,000 physicians and other health professionals are being notified as early as today that their payments from Medicare and Medicaid will be cut because they aren’t adequately using electronic health records in their...
December 19, 2014 Could New York's Fracking Ban Have Domino Effect?Source: National Geographic
New York's decision to ban fracking for health reasons could reverberate beyond the state, bolstering other efforts to limit the controversial method of drilling for oil and natural gas.
December 19, 2014 U.S. Urged to Heed Warnings of Retaliation if M-COOL is Not Changed
Farm Scape - In October the îWorld Trade Organizationî compliance panel determined changes to U.S. Mandatory Country of Origin Labelling in May 2013 failed to bring the law into compliance with U.S. international...
December 19, 2014 Evidence in Sony hack attack suggests possible involvement by Iran, China or Russia, intel source saysSource: Fox News
WASHINGTON – The U.S. investigation into the recent hacking attack at Sony Pictures Entertainment has turned up evidence that does not point to North Korea as the "sole entity" in the case, but rather, raises the possibility...
December 19, 2014 Most Of The Coastal U.S. Will See Over 30 Days Of Flooding Due To Sea Level Rise, NOAA Projects
WASHINGTON -- Most coastal regions of the United States will see 30 or more days of flooding by 2050 thanks to sea level rise, according to new research the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration released Thursday.
December 19, 2014 GAO report finds US unprepared for catastrophic disasterSource: Fox News
The federal government is not fully prepared to handle a nuclear terrorist attack or other sort of large-scale catastrophe and is years away from ensuring the safety of Americans if an event should happen, a Government...
Source: First Biz
Earlier this week, Russia made its last-ditch effort to save its economy and its currency from collapsing. The country's central bank hiked the interest rates from 10.5 percent to 17 percent, the biggest hike since Russia's ruble...
December 18, 2014 Arctic still heating up twice as fast as rest of planetSource: CS Monitor
Annual average temperatures have continued to rise for the region as a whole throughout the recent slowdown in the pace of warming globally, according to a new analysis of conditions above 60 degrees north latitude
December 18, 2014 Washington governor unveils carbon cap-and-trade planSource: Reuters
Washington Governor Jay Inslee on Wednesday laid out a plan for a carbon cap-and-trade program aimed at fighting global warming and raising $1 billion a year for state schools and public transportation initiatives, but he will...
About 11 trillion gallons of rain, or nearly 17 million Olympic swimming pools full.That's how much water California needs to recover from its extreme drought despite downpours that cause flooding and mudslides this month, NASA...
CONTENT BEING DEVELOPED
[What would you find useful here?]
Please send suggestions to:
|HOME | ABOUT THE SITE | REGISTRATION INFORMATION | VOICES: FEATURED COMMENTATORS AND BLOGGERS | SPECIAL SECTIONS|