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The Real Value Of A Powerball Ticket

The Real Value Of A Powerball Ticket

The Real Value Of A Powerball Ticket by Matt McCaffrey, Mises Institute Alex Tabarrok has a fun post calculating the monetary value of a Powerball ticket. He estimates that, as of the most recent drawing, each $2 ticket carries an […]

Leading Figure From Uzbek Uprising Reported Dead

Leading Figure From Uzbek Uprising Reported Dead

Leading Figure From Uzbek Uprising Reported Dead by RFE/RL’s Uzbek Service, EurasiaNet A EurasiaNet Partner Post from: RFE/RL The leader of a group that sparked an uprising a decade ago in Uzbekistan that ended in massacre and colored Tashkent’s relations […]

WestRock

WestRock Co Reports Recent Share Repurchases

NORCROSS, Ga., Jan. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WestRock (NYSE:WRK) today announced that it has repurchased more than 3.7 million shares of its common stock since November 10, 2015, at an average price of less than $45 per share. The […]

The Worst Oil Analysis on the Street

The Worst Oil Analysis on the Street

The Worst Oil Analysis on the Street I happened to tune into CNBC while grabbing a bite to eat and CNBC welcomed Adam Longson, Morgan Stanley Head of Energy Commodity Research. Adam`s analysis of the oil market is so bad […]

Cempra

Cempra Inc Completes Public Offering of Common Stock

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Jan. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Cempra, Inc. (Nasdaq:CEMP), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company focused on developing antibiotics to meet critical medical needs in the treatment of bacterial infectious diseases, today announced that it has completed its previously […]

Is the American Worker Obsolete?

Is the American Worker Obsolete? – I wonder what the legendary science-fiction writer Isaac Asimov would say about the evolution of today’s robotic technologies… I remember perusing Asimov’s most famous novel, I Robot (first published in 1950), as a junior […]

State Severance Tax Revenues from Fossil Fuels Drop

State Severance Tax Revenues from Fossil Fuels Drop

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported that the revenues of several states from severance tax on fossil fuels declined as energy prices continue to fall. According to the agency, several states are re-evaluating their current and upcoming operating budgets […]