- Inside the Headlines - 20150417 - Newsvandal JP Sottile & James Moore

No, not THAT Bush & Clinton!!THE WEEK THAT WAS

>>Blackwater Runs Deep
Blackwater’s Legacy, Beyond Public View
http://www.nytimes.com/2015/04/15/world/middleeast/blackwaters-legacy-goes-beyond-public-view.html

>>Peddling The Dynastic Cycle
Jeb Bush’s Administration Steered Florida Pension Money to W’s Fundraisers
http://www.ibtimes.com/jeb-bushs-administration-steered-florida-pension-money-george-w-bushs-fundraisers-1880592
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Hillary Clinton’s Wall Street backers: We get it
http://www.politico.com/story/2015/04/hillary-clintons-wall-street-backers-we-get-it-117017.html

>>Oil And The Future Don't Mix
Saudi Arabia’s Plan to Extend the Age of Oil
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-04-12/saudi-arabia-s-plan-to-extend-the-age-of-oil
&
This striking chart shows why solar power will take over the world
http://www.treehugger.com/renewable-energy/striking-chart-showing-solar-power-will-take-over-world.html

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ITH DEEP-DIVE: The Economy Doesn't Suck. It Blows ... Bubbles.
Where Have All the Consumers Gone?
http://www.bloombergview.com/articles/2015-04-16/consumers-are-saving-not-spending-their-energy-bill-savings

Are Taxpayer Subsidies Allowing Big Business to Underpay Employees?
http://www.allgov.com/news/top-stories/are-taxpayer-subsidies-allowing-big-business-to-underpay-employees-150414?news=856239

Goldman Reports Best Quarter In Four Years, "Average" Employee Paid $381,948
http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2015-04-16/goldman-reports-best-quarter-four-years-average-employee-paid-381948

Blackstone CEO: We're an 'earnings machine'
http://www.cnbc.com/id/102592247

Bubble fears just hit their highest level on record
http://www.businessinsider.com/fears-of-a-bubble-in-stocks-are-at-their-highest-level-since-2000-baml-survey-2015-4
 
A Chinese Paradox: Slow Growth Is Good, Stock Bubbles Welcome
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-04-15/a-chinese-paradox-slow-growth-is-good-stock-bubbles-welcome

Japan Tops China as Largest U.S. Creditor
http://www.wsj.com/articles/japan-overtakes-china-as-largest-u-s-bondholder-1429129765

IMF warns of higher debt-GDP ratio in Japan
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2015/04/16/business/imf-warns-higher-debt-gdp-ratio-japan/

US market is 'broadly insane' so party on: Strategist
http://www.cnbc.com/id/102580267

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THIS WEEK IN GOOD NEWS!
Republican Wins Award For Believing In Climate Change
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2015/04/13/3646374/republican-wins-award-for-believing-in-climate-change/

California's Farms Would Only Need to Cut Water by 6.6 Percent to Match Urban Restrictions
http://www.newsweek.com/2015/04/24/two-numbers-322430.html

Mexican government raids farm labor camps in crackdown on abuses
http://www.latimes.com/world/mexico-americas/la-me-farm-labor-20150414-story.html

ODDS & ENDS
Life in the Land of Britain's Political Insurgents
http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2015/04/life-in-the-land-of-ukip-britain-election/390369/

Nevada military base targeted in escalating campaign against drone warfare
http://wagingnonviolence.org/feature/nevada-military-base-targeted-escalating-campaign-drone-warfare/

Cop accused of brutally torturing blacks costs Chicago $5.5 million
http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2015/04/15/closing-the-book-on-jon-burge-chicago-cop-accused-of-brutally-torturing-african-american-suspects/

Prescription drug spending jumps 13% to record $374 billion in 2014
http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-drug-costs-20150414-story.html

More Proof That the Richer You Are, the Healthier You'll Be
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-04-13/more-proof-that-the-richer-you-are-the-healthier-you-ll-be

Near-Death Experiences Likely Caused by Lack of Oxygen
http://news.discovery.com/human/psychology/study-supports-role-of-oxygen-deprivation-in-near-death-experiences.htm

BPA can disrupt sexual function in turtles, could be a warning for environmental health
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/04/150415155412.htm
 
The Myth and Magic of WD-40, the Cold War Lube That Changed America
http://www.adweek.com/news/advertising-branding/myth-and-magic-wd-40-cold-war-lube-changed-america-164008

Rum: The Spirit That Fueled a Revolution
http://theplate.nationalgeographic.com/2015/04/10/rum-the-spirit-that-fueled-a-revolution/

Weeds – They’re What’s for Dinner
http://www.earthisland.org/journal/index.php/elist/eListRead/weeds_theyre_whats_for_dinner/

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