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Yahoo News - "There seemed to be some receptivity to doing that," she added. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Hong Lei said on Tuesday China stood by its îWorld Trade Organizationî commitments but guidelines to...
April 14, 2015 Hillary Clinton May Take Strong Stance on Global WarmingSource: Scientific America
Over the past year, she has toughened her rhetoric against climate science-denying Republicans and recently brought on former White House adviser John Podesta, architect of Obama's climate strategy, to run her campaign.
Source: The Guardian
Poor countries are feeling “the boot of climate change on their neck”, the president of the World Bank has said, as he called for a carbon tax and the immediate scrapping of subsidies for fossil fuels to hold back global warming.
China Economic Net - China's reform and opening-up policy and its commitment to îWorld Trade Organizationî regulations will remain unchanged, he said. "China will continue to open wider to the world and will have a...
Source: Huff Post
WASHINGTON (AP) — A week shy of the fifth anniversary of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the Obama administration proposed new regulations Monday aimed at strengthening oversight of offshore oil drilling equipment and ensuring...
April 13, 2015 Millions of Americans face higher flood insurance premiumsSource: Observer Chronicle
Countless Americans face greater premium for flood insurance coverage defense after a brand-new regulation that came into effect this month. The new legislation permits the insurers to increase the premium by approximately 18...
Source: Yahoo Health
Today, we’re hearing word of yet another recall: a routine inspection of popular Sabra hummus at a Kroger market in Port Huron, Michigan on March 30 revealed the potential for Listeria. The FDA is now working with the company to...
April 10, 2015 How the Drought Is Changing California ForeverSource: Bloomberg
In San Francisco, California’s most densely populated big city, with small lawns and coastal fog, residents consumed 44 gallons per day in February, while residents of Palm Springs and neighboring desert communities used more...
In the aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis, Keith Higgins was certain: Banks weren't to blame. Higgins, a top attorney at prominent law firm Ropes & Gray LLP, was chairman of an American Bar Association committee on securities...
April 9, 2015 The bond 'flash crash'? Jamie Dimon says that kind of thing happens 'once in every 3 billion years or so' (JPM)Source: PressMentor
The yield on the 10-year Treasury note fell by 34 basis points in just a few minutes, plunging from around 2.2% to 1.86%. This was a violent and abrupt move, and regulators are still trying to unpack exactly what happened.
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