Food and Agriculture Issues
Soon you can get hot coffee right from the fridge   
(Friday - January 16, 2015) Associated Profiles : Consumers Union
- homes.yahoo.com - The convenience of single-serve pod coffeemakers has made them among the fastest-growing small appliance. One downside to the devices is the loss of counter space, especially for consumers with compact kitchens....
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Al-Qaeda Yemen Wing Gave Charlie Hebdo Gunman $20,000 for Terror Activity   
(Friday - January 16, 2015) Associated Profiles : Council on Foreign Relations
- Breitbart News - âAl Qaeda is completely emboldened. ⦠The U.S. is facing a deep crises,â Adam Baron of the European îCouncil on Foreign Relationsî told Politico. A former State Department...
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Regulating the Utility of the Future: Implications for the Grid Edge   
(Friday - January 16, 2015) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
- Greentech Media - He previously worked for the Energy Center of Wisconsin, the îUnion of Concerned Scientistsî, and Abt Associates. Paulos holds a masterâs degree in energy policy from the University of...
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Deadline Approaches for International Poultry Council's Rome Meeting   
(Friday - January 16, 2015) Associated Profiles : Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
- thepoultrysite.com - ITALY - The International Poultry Council (IPC) is urging delegates to register for its conference in Rome in April before the deadline on 31 January 2015. Have you registered for the IPC conference in Rome...
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Event Pasadena Recovery Center's Speaker Series Presents NY Times Best Selling Author David Sheff   
(Friday - January 16, 2015) Associated Profiles : Eric Schlosser
- Pasadena Weekly - Richard Branson says that Clean is âan important expose of a failed system.â îEric Schlosserî wrote, âClean will change not only how you look at drug abuseâbut also what you...
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China's rare earths quotas go, possible new moves stoke supply doubts   
(Friday - January 16, 2015) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
- Reuters - The îWorld Trade Organizationî ruled last year that China's restrictions were discriminatory and told it to scrap the quotas and export tariffs. In response, Beijing announced in late December it was ending...
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The Trouble with Fast-Track Authority   
(Friday - January 16, 2015) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
- Reason - The last such authorization expired when the Democrats took control of the Senate in 2007, leaving the president less able to negotiate reductions in trade barriers, complete the Doha Round of îWorld Trade...
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San Diego Sun Sets on AFBF Convention   
(Friday - January 16, 2015) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
- AgWired - farm-level production practices, reaffirm support for producer-led and -approved checkoff programs; and support for country-of-origin labeling provisions consistent with îWorld Trade Organizationî rules. >...
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IMF leader: High debt and unemployment threaten global growth   
(Friday - January 16, 2015) Associated Profiles : Council on Foreign Relations
- Telegraph Herald - "We believe that global growth is still too low, too brittle and too lopsided," she said in remarks before the îCouncil on Foreign Relationsî. Europe and Japan potentially face years of slow growth...
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What's Next for the Global Economy: A Look Ahead at 2015   
(Friday - January 16, 2015) Associated Profiles : Council on Foreign Relations
- Council on Foreign Relations - whether commercial, noncommercial, educational, or promotional, is expressly prohibited without the written permission of the copyright owner, the îCouncil on Foreign Relationsî. For...
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