Early Headlines: Asia Stocks, Dollar And Oil All Slip. Gold Steady, US Oil Exports Surge, Trump Backs Priv. Prisons, WH Hints Pot Crackdown, London Home Prices Slow, Trump Policies Will Help China And More


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Early Bird Headlines 24 February 2017

Econintersect: Here are some of the headlines we found to help you start your day. For more headlines see our afternoon feature for GEI members, What We Read Today, which has many more headlines and a number of article discussions to keep you abreast of what we have found interesting.


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What We Read Today 23 February 2017

Econintersect: Every day our editors collect the most interesting things they find from around the internet and present a summary 'reading list' which will include very brief summaries (and sometimes longer ones) of why each item has gotten our attention. Suggestions from readers for 'reading list' items are gratefully reviewed, although sometimes space limits the number included.

This feature is published every day late afternoon New York time. For early morning review of headlines see "The Early Bird" published every day in the early am at GEI News (membership not required for access to "The Early Bird".).


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Documentary Of The Week: The History Of Humanity

Written by John Lounsbury

Econintersect: This 19-minute video scans through the global map as defined by human civilizations from their earliest emergence 200,000 years ago.


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Infographic Of The Day: Guide To Tipping

Sometimes there is confusion about if or how much one should tip for good service.

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Video of the Day:

Back to the turbulent Sixties. Experience the historical events, the pop culture & icons. A decade of change for America. This decade was marked by war and social unrest that many people wouldn’t care to experience again. One thing that has lasted that many people enjoy is the music as Rock and Roll proved to be more than just a fad.

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Current Weather Outlook

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NOAA has a "much above average" level of confidence in their 6 - 10 Day Outlook and I do not believe that such a high level of confidence is justified. The pattern in the Eastern Pacific that controls teleconnections is in transition which to me means that there are too many moving parts to be maximally confident. Further out, there are AO/NAO uncertainties. The Northeast U.S. may be the area with the most uncertainty.


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Fed Up: Culture Shock

by Danielle DiMartino Booth, Money Strong

Article of the Week from Money Strong

'If it were possible to take interest rates into negative territory, I would be voting for that.'

- - - - - - - - Janet Yellen, February 2010

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 USA economy at a glance (boxed items are updates in last 7 days)

February 2017 Kansas City Fed Manufacturing At Highest Level Since June 2011

Of the three regional manufacturing surveys released for February, all are in expansion..

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