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Global Warning Affecting Food Prices

Global Warning Affecting Food Prices

Over the last few decades, global warming has hindered the world’s food production causing prices to rise, new research reveals. [...]

What Really Caused The Record Drop In Oil Prices?

What Really Caused The Record Drop In Oil Prices?

When oil prices fell below $120 a barrel in early New York trade last Thursday, a few big companies that are major oil consumers started buying around $117. [...]

Mac vs. PC

Mac vs. PC

Remember those Apple ads that cast the Mac as a 20-something, self-satisfied hipster while the PC was portrayed by an older, square-looking guy in a brown suit? [...]

The Real Housewives Of Wall Street

The Real Housewives Of Wall Street

America has two national budgets, one official, one unofficial. The official budget is public record and hotly debated: Money comes in as taxes and goes out as jet fighters, DEA agents, wheat subsidies and Medicare, plus [...]

Some Radiation Detected in US Milk

Some Radiation Detected in US Milk

A “minuscule” amount of radiation from iodine-131 has been detected in a sample of milk that was tested from the US north-west, US authorities say. [...]

1st Pics Of Planet Mercury

1st Pics Of Planet Mercury

This story was updated at 5:32 p.m. ET. The first spacecraft ever to circle Mercury has beamed home the first-ever photo taken of the small rocky planet from orbit, showing a stark landscape peppered with craters. [...]

Court: Man Mauled After Smoking Pot Gets Workers’ Comp

Court: Man Mauled After Smoking Pot Gets Workers’ Comp

KALISPELL, Mont. (AP) — The Montana Supreme Court has upheld a Workers’ Compensation Court ruling that about $65,000 in medical bills incurred by a man who was mauled while feeding the bears at a tourist attraction [...]

Bullies @ Your Work Place

Bullies @ Your Work Place

There’s a new breed of female bullies cropping up in workplaces across the country. According to a nationwide poll by the Employment Law Alliance: [...]