Monthly Archives: January 2017

Online Grocer Debuts “Fruit-Picking Robot” In Latest Blow To Minimum Wage Proponents

Online Grocer Debuts “Fruit-Picking Robot” In Latest Blow To Minimum Wage Proponents | Zero Hedge http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-01-31/online-grocer-debuts-fruit-picking-robot-latest-blow-minimum-wage-proponents Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff

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Canadian Fusion 2030 plan hopes to replace fossil fuels

Canadian Fusion 2030 plan hopes to replace fossil fuels – Business Insider http://www.businessinsider.com/canadian-fusion-2030-plan-hopes-to-replace-fossil-fuels-2017-1?utm_source=feedburner&amp%3Butm_medium=referral&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+businessinsider+%28Business+Insider%29&utm_content=FeedBurner+user+view Re-posted from Business Insider. Geoff

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Who is new acting attorney general Dana Boente?

Who is new acting attorney general Dana Boente? – The Washington Post https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/public-safety/who-is-new-acting-attorney-general-dana-boente/2017/01/30/252e398a-e75f-11e6-b82f-687d6e6a3e7c_story.html?tid=a_inl&utm_term=.059f724965c1 Re-posted from The Washington Post. Geoff

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Trump administration to allow 872 refugees into U.S. this week

Trump administration to allow 872 refugees into U.S. this week http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2017/01/31/donald-trump-refugees/97284688/?utm_source=feedblitz&utm_medium=FeedBlitzRss&utm_campaign=usatoday-newstopstories Re-posted from USA Today. Geoff

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Sessions faces Senate vote, as Trump throws DOJ in chaos

Sessions faces Senate vote, as Trump throws DOJ in chaos http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/2017/01/31/sessions-faces-senate-vote-trump-throws-doj-chaos/97275090/?utm_source=feedblitz&utm_medium=FeedBlitzRss&utm_campaign=usatoday-newstopstories Re-posted from USA Today. Geoff

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The Granular Detail of Miami’s Preconstruction Condo Flipping Bloodbath

The Granular Detail of Miami’s Preconstruction Condo Flipping Bloodbath | Wolf Street http://wolfstreet.com/2017/01/31/miami-condo-bubble-bust-preconstruction-condo-flipping/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff

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Trump’s go-to man Bannon takes hardline view on immigration

Trump’s go-to man Bannon takes hardline view on immigration | Reuters http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-immigration-bannon-idUSKBN15E2TG?feedType=RSS&feedName=topNews&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+reuters%2FtopNews+%28News+%2F+US+%2F+Top+News%29 Re-posted from Reuters. Geoff

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Did Trump’s team put an Obama-era policy on steroids?

Did Trump’s team put an Obama-era policy on steroids? – Israel News http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Politics-And-Diplomacy/Did-Trumps-team-put-an-Obama-era-policy-on-steroids-480144 Re-posted from JPost. Geoff

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No, Trump’s immigration plan isn’t ‘un-American’

 No, Trump’s immigration plan isn’t ‘un-American’ | New York Post http://nypost.com/2017/01/30/no-trumps-immigration-plan-isnt-un-american/ Re-posted from NYPost. Geoff

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Monday night massacre is a wake-up call to Senate Democrats

Monday night massacre is a wake-up call to Senate Democrats – CNN.com http://www.cnn.com/2017/01/30/opinions/monday-night-massacre-wake-up-call-to-senate-democrats-zelizer/index.html Re-posted from CNN. Geoff

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