Amid the ongoing GOP drama, Congress has just 10 legislative days to raise the debt ceiling
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“Just to be clear, we’re not suddenly going to flood our programming with substance,” Zucker said.
“We know that would be jarring for our viewers.”
The rulers of al-Andaluz created an extensive network of canals—and disagreements over water followed. To safeguard water and make enough available for everyone for drinking, irrigation, public bathing and waste disposal, a court was born.
ReThink works on the principle that the adolescent brain is like a “car with no brakes,” Trisha Prabhu says.
“It’s all too well-known that adolescents make impulsive, rash decisions.”
Depressing though it may be, the United States in 2015 no longer has the luxury of dietary advice aimed only at the metabolically healthy.
More than two-thirds of adults in this country are overweight or obese, as are about a third of children and adolescents.
What’s more, approximately half of all adults—and a rapidly growing number of adolescents—are now estimated to have Type 2 diabetes or prediabetes.
This isn’t the worst traffic jam in China’s history — far from it.
.. DARPA is funding a new research initiative to develop aircraft that can “fully vanish within within four hours of payload delivery or within 30 minutes of morning civil twilight (assuming a night drop), whichever is earlier,” the agency posted today.
While QE succeeded in bringing down long-term rates, lending didn’t increase as much as anticipated.
The Fed hit its interest rate target square on. It’s hard to measure how much easing has benefited Main Street.
Some economists are skeptical. “We no longer believe that QE can fix everything,” says Michala Marcussen, global head of economics at Société Générale.
The plummeting prices of green power are fast undercutting the economics of America’s aging reactor fleet.
They are also chopping into the use of coal and gas, whose costs are rising.
Renewables are essentially free at the margin. So green power voids the “baseline” function of both nuke and fossil fuel generators.
Source: Another US Nuke Bites the Dust