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    NOAA Probes Unusually High Number of Dead Humpback Whales Along Atlantic Coast

    Story Source The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has initiated a federal probe to investigate the unusually high number of dead humpback whales washing along the Atlantic coast, from Maine through North Carolina. Due to these deaths, NOAA has declared an unusual mortality event (UME). The Marine Mammal Protection Act defines UME as “a […]

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    Trump touts praise from Lou Dobbs on Twitter

    Story Source President Trump took to Twitter late Friday to tout praise he received from Fox Business host Lou Dobbs, thanking the pundit who earlier this week called Trump “pretty close to perfect.” “.@LouDobbs just stated that ‘President Trump’s successes are unmatched in recent presidential history’ Thank you Lou!” Trump wrote.  .@LouDobbs just stated that “President Trump’s […]

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    Trump to sign order on trade deals in Pa. Saturday

    Story Source President Trump on Saturday will sign an executive order calling for his administration to analyze trade deals to look for abuses, Reuters reported Friday. Trump will sign the order in Hampden, Pa., at the Ames True Temper Tool Company, according to WFMZ-TV. The signing comes as Trump marks his 100th day in office with a rally Saturday […]

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    MiB: Meir Statman on Finance for Normal People

    Story Source This week on our Masters in Business radio podcast, we sit down with Meir Statman, Santa Clara University Professor of Finance, and author of What Investors Really Want: Know What Drives Investor Behavior and his latest book, Finance for Normal People: How Investors and Markets Behave. What he does so well is to contextualize the development of behavioral […]

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    Buyer beware: Subsidy-driven solar industry a bubble waiting to burst

    Story Source Automotive research company Edmunds warned that the elimination of the $7,500 U.S. tax credit for electric vehicles (EV) is, “likely to kill the EV market” according to Bloomberg. Think about this.  TESLA, an electric car company that has yet to make a profit, has the largest market capitalization of any U.S. auto company recently […]

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    Killer curiosity: PTSD risks associated with watching graphic videos

    Story Source The video is short, under a minute. It shows a young woman’s face bloodied and injured. Her dark, long hair is dishevelled and matted. A foot relentlessly stomps down onto her. Community members of Sagkeeng First Nation believe it is the attack which ultimately led to the death of 19-year-old Serena McKay. A day after McKay’s body was found, the graphic video surfaced […]

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    Pharmacare advocates hope Ontario plan will push Trudeau to act

    Story Source Over to you, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. That’s essentially what Ontario’s premier, health minister and advocates of universal drug coverage are saying in the wake of the province’s surprise announcement that it will cover the costs of prescriptions for youth 24 and under starting next year. They are hoping the provincial move will galvanize Ottawa […]

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    Trump claims he will 'probably pay more' under new tax plan

    Story Source President Trump on Friday pushed back on criticism that his tax plan will help the wealthy, claiming that he will personally pay more in taxes under the new system, despite not having released details on his taxes. “If I am individually paying 35 percent, I will tell you that’s more. OK? I’m gonna […]

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