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24 min ago | The Salinas Californian

Study: Fuels from corn waste worse than gas

As much as the Los Angeles Clippers and Golden State Warriors don't like each other, they're a lot... Here on the blog we'll have a quick look at the Santa Cruz Warriors' games to get you ready for... Equipment inside a pilot plant in Scotland, S.D., that turns corn cob into cellulosic ethanol, a precursor to a commercial-scale biorefinery planned ... (more)


Related Topix: Santa Cruz, Global Warming, Biofuel, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

5 hrs ago |

but it Makes Warren Buffet Rich(Er): The Opaque Dangers Of...

America is in the middle of an oil and gas boom, and it's pumping out hydrocarbons faster than it can build out infrastructure to transport them to markets.


9 hrs ago | Milwaukee Courier Online

Senator Harris: Advocating for Healthy Youth

Many teens particularly, are beginning to participate in a popular new trend known as "vaping."


Related Topix: Youth, Nicotine, NicoDerm, Nicotine (generic), Medicine, Smoking, Health

13 hrs ago | The Star Online

Industries fear steep prices for alternative water supply

PETALING JAYA: Industries in Selangor are worried about being at the mercy of profiteering parties selling them treated water at exorbitant rates, if they are subjected to water rationing.


Related Topix: Malaysia, World News, The Federation,

Sat Apr 19, 2014

The United States' 'Baltic Pivot'. How Poland Will Become NATO's Secret Weapon.

As the US debates its 21st Century "Baltic Pivot" or it will be safe to assume that this pivot will mimic that of its predecessor in during the Post WWII era of 1949 to 1990.


Related Topix: World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Russia, Asia, The Federation, Ukraine, Strategic Defense Initiative,

Cool Hunting

Link About It: This Week's Picks : Lego Simpsons, Earth's new twin...

Lego Simpsons, Earth's new twin planet, a 13-year-old eagle huntress and more in our weekly look at the web Fingerprints aren't the most secure password-as any decent crime film shows, you leave them everywhere.


Jerusalem Post

Hungarian PM assures Jews of 'respect' despite beginning work on controversial memorial

Despite beginning work on a controversial World War II memorial over the objections of the local Jewish community, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban declared his abiding respect for his "fellow Jewish countrymen" in a letter Wednesday.


Related Topix: Hungary, Europe, World News, The Federation

Weekday Magazine

Moldovan Foreign Minister Says Ukraine Crisis Has Led To Reevaluation Of CIS

In a wide-ranging interview with RFE/RL's Robert Coalson in Chisinau, Moldovan Foreign Minister Natalia Gherman discusses the Ukraine crisis, Moldova's EU integration, and the role of Russian-language media.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Moldova, Russia, Asia, Vladimir Putin, The Federation

Los Angeles Times

Saturday TV Highlights and Weekend Talk: 'The Ten Commandments'

Customized TV Listings are available here: Click here to download TV listings for the week of April 20 - 26, 2014 in PDF format SERIES Orphan Black Tatiana Maslany stars as Sarah Manning, and her numerous clones in this science-fiction series returning for a new season.


Related Topix: The Ten Commandments, Drama Movies, Adventure, Chris Carter, Entertainment, Drama, Television, The Way, Way Back

Herald Gazette

Thomaston | $49,000

High and dry 1.59 acre elevated building site with many conditional uses inculding Business office,restaurant,service business,repair service, day-care center,etc.Great road front exposure, located just off busy Route One between Thomaston and Rockland.


Related Topix: Thomaston, ME, Rockland, ME, Mike Garrigan, Switzerland, World News,

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Redmond Reporter

Friends of Youth celebrates construction of four new homes for youth

Elected officials join Friends of Youth officials to cut the ribbon for Friends of Youth's new transitional living homes for homeless youth.


Related Topix: Youth, King County, WA, Kirkland, WA

Center for American Progress

Achieving Unity in Ukraine

The events of the past week in Ukraine have raised the specter of expanded Russian military intervention, political upheaval, and civil war.


Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, The Federation, US Politics, US News, Joe Biden, Terrorism, Liberal Political News


UNStudio Unveils Their Half-Twist Reflective Installation in Shanghai

UNStudio 's gateway installation for the Xintiandi Style Retail Mall in Shanghai revolves and inverts around visitors, translating them and the surrounding sidewalk into a sequence of distorted reflections .


Related Topix: Twist

The Link

Deadline Extended on FEUQ Survey

The Federation etudiante universitaire du Quebec has extended the deadline on its Survey of the Living Conditions of Quebec University Students to April 25 after the Concordia Student Union failed to give its students ample time to complete it.


Related Topix: The Federation

Great Falls Tribune

MAT-Great Falls shows 'Rocky Horror Picture Show' Saturday evening

Montana Actors' Theatre-Great Falls offers an invitation to let your hair down and take in the ghoulishly outlandish world of Dr. Frank N. Furter at a showing of the film version of "The Rocky Horror Picture Show."


Related Topix: Rocky Horror Picture Show, Great Falls, MT, Horror Movies, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Theater, Arts, Celebrities, Tim Curry

Deming Headlight

Clovis field day draws NM farmers

Courtesy Photo "Can canola be grazed," and "what canola varieties are good for the region?" These are some of the topics to be discussed in the upcoming field day at Agricultural Science Center at Clovis on Tuesday, April 22. LAS CRUCES, N.M. >> "How well is canola adapted to the region?" "Are there any differences between conventional and ... (more)


Related Topix: Clovis, NM, Clovis, Las Cruces, NM, New Mexico State University, Agriculture, Science, Opinion

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Town Talk

Students, parents challenge zero-tolerance policies

Michael Reynolds is willing to go to extremes to shed light on what he says is a big problem: zero-tolerance policies that are driving kids like him out of school for often-minor offenses.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Youth, Criminal Defense Law, Law


Ekiti guber polls: OYC drums support for Fayemi

Ohanaeze Youth Council, OYC, has called on all qualified voters in Ekiti State to re-elect Governor Kayode Fayemi in next June's gubernatorial election.


Related Topix: Youth

The Kansas City Star

'Real Housewives' star Porsha Williams charged with attacking fellow cast member Kenya Moore

Clergy of different faiths, joined by U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, delivered messages of hope and healing Thursday before more than 1,300 people gathered at the Jewish Community Center in Overland Park.


Related Topix: Missouri, Kansas City, MO

Russia Taday

Liberal opposition is small, but important part of society - Putin

President Vladimir Putin seen on his annual "Direct Line with Vladimir Putin" call-in live broadcast by Channels One, Rossiya-1 and Rossiya-24 as well as Mayak, Vesti FM and Radio Rossii radio stations, April 17, 2014 Opposition is an important part of a democratic society and the authorities should consider minority opinions in both domestic and ... (more)


Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, World News, Russia, Asia, The Federation,