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Jul 07, 2014

In California Oil Field, Another Prized Fuel

Oil producers and farmers have competed for water during the state’s drought, but an oil field in the Central Valley is aiding agricultural irrigation...

Jul 03, 2014

ISIS militant group takes control of Syria's largest oil field

Militants from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant marched across eastern Syria near the border with Iraq on Thursday, taking control of towns, villages and the country's largest oil field as rival rebel factions gave up the fight, activists say... #Syria #Iraq

Jul 05, 2014

Taliban Insurgents Set Blaze in Massive Field of Oil Tankers

About 200 tankers meant to support U.S. troops were lit on fire after a targeted Taliban strik... #Taliban #Afghanistan

Jun 21, 2014

Laufer: Grocery shopping? Don't fall for organic food myths

Concern about the safety and value of the food we eat is motivating more and more shoppers to fill their grocery carts with food labeled "organic." According to USDA statistics, annual spending on organic food and drinks has jumped from about $1 bill... #United States Department of Agriculture #Jackson, MI

Jul 07, 2014

Uganda says it kills 60 gunmen who attacked police, army

Uganda's army said Monday it had killed more than 60 gunmen who attacked police and army posts in the west on Saturday, while extra troops had been deployed to restore security in an area near the country's new oil fields... #United States Department of Agriculture #Jackson, MI

Jun 22, 2014

Drone markets open in Russia, China and rogue states as America's wars wane

The military drone market may grow to $82bn by 2022, and as the US slows its purchases, Russia and China accelerate theirs Last October, in a private ceremony held at a stately mansion on the campus of the California Institute of Technology, the Aero... #California Institute of Technology #China #United States #Russia #Japan

Jun 22, 2014

Drone markets open in Russia, China and rogue states as America's wars wane

The military drone market may grow to $82bn by 2022, and as the US slows its purchases, Russia and China accelerate theirs Last October, in a private ceremony held at a stately mansion on the campus of the California Institute of Technology, the Aero... #California Institute of Technology #China #United States #Russia #Japan

Jun 18, 2014

DEC proposal requires Lockheed Martin to keep treating contaminated groundwater in Lake Success

Lockheed Martin would continue treating contaminated groundwater at and around a North Hempstead property it once owned under a plan proposed this month by the state Department of Environmental Conservation. The 94-acre property at 1111 Marcus Ave., ... #Lockheed Martin #Department of Environmental Conservation #Gary, IN

Jun 12, 2014

Size of pay raises often depends on industry

If you hope to get a raise that finally feels like one, it helps to work in the right industry. Pay for all kinds of workers should be rising by this point in the economy's recovery. But five years after the Great Recession officially ended, raises r... #Bureau of Labor Statistics #Robert Half International Inc.

Jun 20, 2014

Are Iraqi Kurds Preparing to Declare Independence?

Following seizure of northern city of Kirkuk and nearby oil fields, longtime stateless ethnic group could finally establish a homeland... #Bureau of Labor Statistics #Robert Half International Inc.