ENVIRONMENT

Beekeepers Expect “Worst Year for Bees”

January 23, 2013 2

“We’re facing the extinction of a species.” That’s what one Midwest-based large-scale commercial beekeeper told me last week at the annual gathering of the American Honey Producers Association (AHPA). And he meant it. Bee losses […]

WORLD

Netanyahu Claims Election Win Despite Losses

January 23, 2013 0

Hawkish Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu emerged the bruised winner of Israel’s election on Tuesday, claiming victory despite unexpected losses to resurgent center-left challengers. Exit polls showed the Israeli leader’s Likud party, yoked with the ultra-nationalist […]

GOVERNMENT

China Poised to Play Debt Card – for U.S. Land

January 22, 2013 2

NEW YORK – Could real estate on American soil owned by China be set up as “development zones” in which the communist nation could establish Chinese-owned businesses and bring in its citizens to the U.S. […]

FINANCIAL

Sorry, Middle Class. The VAT May be Inevitable.

January 16, 2013 0

FORTUNE — You can’t blame middle-income Americans for wondering whether the new “fiscal cliff” deal really protects them from big tax increases in the future. That’s essentially what President Obama promised in championing the hike […]

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