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New Book ‘Dark Money’ Claims Father of Politically Active Koch Brothers Helped Build Nazi Oil Refinery

New Book 'Dark Money' Claims Father of Politically Active Koch Brothers Helped Build Nazi Oil Refinery

A forthcoming book by New Yorker writer Jane Mayer says that the father of the politically influential Koch Brothers helped build a refinery in Germany in the 1930s that was important to the Nazi war effort. Mayer’s book, “Dark Money,” examines the role played by a handful of super-rich families in the …

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Canadian Dollar Closes Under 73 cents, Lowest Value in 11 years

Canadian Dollar Closes Under 73 cents, Lowest Value in 11 years

Maybe hold off on that trip to the U.S. a little bit longer. The Canadian dollar closed today at 72.70 cents U.S., its lowest value in 11 years. Falling oil prices and the fragility of Canada’s resource-based economy are being looked at as contributing factors, as the price of oil fell …

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16 International Soccer Officials Indicted

Sixteen international soccer officials have been indicted by the U.S. Department of Justice on multiple corruption charges. Attorney General Loretta Lynch revealed Thursday that the indictments include five current and/or former members of FIFA’s executive board. The Justice Department described in a release that the officials arrested were a part …

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The True Cost Of Destroying The Death Star

The True Cost Of Destroying The Death Star

Everyone, from President Obama down to a lowly moisture farmer on Tatooine can agree that planet-destroying weapons are bad news. Barring a few Imperial hold-outs, it’s clear that not only is the Death Star massively expensive, the best case for using a Death Star is war crimes on a galactic scale. So it should …

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Diesel Military-Inspired Collection

Diesel is definitely one of my favorite stores to shop at for clothes, and yes, trust me I do that a lot! The store includes in it clothing that is suitable to anyone. I love their clothing, it, to me, is really genuinely a great place to shop!   I …

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Star Wars Land and Cosmetic Changes to Hit Disney Parks

I have to admit that I have been enjoying Disneyland in its two parks in California during its 60th anniversary Diamond celebration. I have been going during the holiday season, when the park is themed for Halloween and then for Christmas time. Of course renovations are taking place, as yesterday …

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Waikiki Beach reopens after its recent closure

  Waikiki beach in Honolulu, HI, was closed earlier due to the observation that there was brown-colored sewage washing up on the shores of the beaches. This incident, which, conceivably, was caused by heavy rains and a tropical storm, Kilo, was also due to sewage flowing from the streets and …

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H&M and Balmain Collaboration Collection to Release on Nov. 5

The Balmain and H&M collaboration collection will release on November 5, 2015 and it features the two designers in collaboration. The collection hit runways this week. From my experience, I know I am not able to flaunt Balmain style as a University student, because of the prices. In fact, I …

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A Response in Corp. Responsibility–True-Driver-Monitoring

True-driver-monitoring is a response to safety and economic demands. Ideally, logistics has to keep track of what is on the road, along with who is in the warehouse. Today’s drivers are equipped to monitor and behave within their environment; frankly, while providing enough input that fills desk draws and files cabinets …

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Matrix: IT Web Design Proposal

As an executive proposal, manufacturers and retailers must reduce inventory waste and find more paying customers. First, investors and executives have to figure out what type of IT investment has to be made. Ideally, information technology is controlled by the motive for its purpose. What is the reason for the …

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