Daily Archives: August 3, 2015

Senate vote to defund Planned Parenthood fails


Senate vote to defund Planned Parenthood fails

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http://www.cnn.com//2015/08/03/politics/senate-planned-parenthood-defunding-legislation/index.html

Puerto Rico just defaulted for the first time


Puerto Rico just defaulted for the first time

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http://money.cnn.com/2015/08/03/investing/puerto-rico-default/index.html

From NPR News:oil prices…Slippery


Oil Prices Tumble Again, Hurting Drillers But Helping Drivers

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http://n.pr/1E4OHs6

Mexican photojournalist found dead


Mexican photojournalist found dead

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http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-33753065

US-Mexico border drug tunnel found


US-Mexico border drug tunnel found

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http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-33760558

Ancient life form’s complex sex life


Ancient life form’s complex sex life

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http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-33763473

Police in Rio ‘killed hundreds’


Police in Rio ‘killed hundreds’

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http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-33757212

‘Harsh methods’ for Israel militants


‘Harsh methods’ for Israel militants

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http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-33758945

Trader jailed over Libor rate-rigging


Trader jailed over Libor rate-rigging

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http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-33763628

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Bloomberg: Has Puerto Rico Reached the Point of No Return?


Bloomberg – Has Puerto Rico Reached the Point of No Return? http://bloom.bg/1M0mMQu

“WE DON’T HAVE THE MONEY!”

Q: WHO HAS PORTO RICO’S MONEY?

Bloomberg: Iran’s Zarif Calls for Regional Talks Beginning With Yemen


Bloomberg – Iran’s Zarif Calls for Regional Talks Beginning With Yemen

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http://bloom.bg/1IzBl8j

From Bloomberg-Yahoo Puerto Rico Agency Poised to Default on $58 Million Bond Payment


http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-08-03/puerto-rico-agency-poised-to-default-on-58-million-bond-payment?cmpid=yhoo

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A Puerto Rico agency is poised to default Monday, initiating a clash with creditors as the struggling commonwealth seeks to renegotiate its $72 billion debt load. Island officials had said that Puerto Rico may skip the payment on the bonds, which can be made as late as Monday because Aug. 1 fell on a Saturday.

Can you solve it? Are you smarter than a Japanese schoolchild?


Can you solve it? Are you smarter than a Japanese schoolchild?

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http://gu.com/p/4aj4z?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress

Accident waiting to happen: the Ohio village built on a crumbling dam


Accident waiting to happen: the Ohio village built on a crumbling dam

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http://gu.com/p/4b6gn?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress

Pancreatic cancer urine test hope


Pancreatic cancer urine test hope

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http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-33738917