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September 22, 2015 New EPA rules threaten the Texas fracking boom
tribtalk.org - The United Nations î??Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Changeî?? has also credited fracking with reducing emissions in the U.S., which has led the world in reducing CO2 in recent years....
September 22, 2015 Hillary Clinton to take on drug companiesSource: CNN
Hillary Clinton will take aim at pharmaceutical companies on Tuesday when she unveils a plan to lower prescription drug prices
September 22, 2015 Volkswagen emissions-cheating probe spreads to AsiaSource: Reuters
The scandal engulfing Volkswagen AG, which has admitted cheating diesel vehicle emissions tests in the United States, spread east on Tuesday as South Korea said it would investigate three of the maker's diesel models.
September 22, 2015 EPA, Bayer CropScience reach settlement in 2008 blastSource: Metro News
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The federal EPA announced a multimillion dollar settlement Monday with Bayer CropScience in connection with the 2008 explosion and fire at the company’s plant in Kanawha County that killed two workers.
September 22, 2015 After delay, Yellen faces questions over Fed message on rate hikeSource: Reuters
As the U.S. Federal Reserve's chief communicator, Chair Janet Yellen is under building pressure among her colleagues and global investors to clarify where the world's biggest central bank is heading and how it is making its...
September 21, 2015 Greek voters return Tsipras to power with strong winSource: Reuters
Greek voters returned Alexis Tsipras to power with a strong election victory on Sunday, ensuring the charismatic leftist remains Greece's dominant political figure despite caving in to European demands for a bailout he once...
September 21, 2015 FBI launches investigation into Malaysian state fund 1MDB - WSJSource: Reuters
The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has launched an investigation into allegations of money-laundering at troubled Malaysian state fund 1MDB, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday citing an unidentified source.
September 18, 2015 France bolsters ban on genetically modified cropsSource: Reuters
France is to use a new European opt-out scheme to ensure a ban on the cultivation of genetically modified crops in the country remains in place, it said on Thursday.
September 18, 2015 Scientists Ask Obama To Prosecute Global Warming SkepticsSource: Daily Caller
The science on global warming is settled, so settled that 20 climate scientists are asking President Barack Obama to prosecute people who disagree with them on the science behind man-made global warming.
September 17, 2015 8 key questions about what the Fed is doingSource: CBS Money Watch
The 2008 financial crisis, along with the fitful rebound that has followed, makes one thing clear: Nothing affects the U.S. economy more than the actions of the Federal Reserve. That's especially true in an era when partisanship...
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