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  • "48 Hours Mystery" 2002
    CBS '48 Hours Mystery' kind grandmother decapitates husband for $12 million?
    “48 Hours Mystery” (CBS) first broadcast the episode called, “Murder in Las Vegas” on Nov. 16, 2001. The repeat broadcast aired on June 2, 2002. The late Harold Dow reported & narrated this episode. Dan Rather hosted...
  • Save the bees
    Save the bees- fight Dow, Syngenta and Monsanto
    Picture a world without fruits, vegetables or flowers. Besides being a pretty dismal image, it also sounds like a world in which humans and animals could not survive.This is the world of our future if we continue to kill off the bee population....
  • GE Corn
    More genetically engineered crops up for USDA approval
    There is less than two weeks left to get the message across to the USDA. Approving Dow’s controversial new 2,4-D-resistant corn and soy seeds is a "very bad idea," according to Pesticide Action Network.2,4-D-resistant crops are...
  • Ag chemical poisons
    Act quickly to help stop this Ag Giant from unleashing more chemicals
    Sure, you’re only one person, but your voice is critically important right now in an effort to stop 'Big Ag' from making a dramatic increase in the use of farm chemicals for a new strain of genetically modified corn and soybeans.You...
  • A job listing is seen on the website of Indeed.com July 5, 2013
    The jobs report: the return of the rational market
    Yesterday, the U.S. stock market reacted positively to a better than expected jobs report. The Dow Jones Industrial average finished the trading day up 147.29 points, or .98%. The Labor Department reported that 195,000 jobs were created in June,...
  • Public concern influences delay of GE crops
    Public concern influences delay of GE crops
    Today, theU.S. Department of Agriculture's(USDA)Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service(APHIS)announceda decision that will delay the release of crops genetically engineered (GE) to be resistant to the herbicides known as 2,4...
  • 18 major economic indicators that have not recovered as Dow hits new record
    18 major economic indicators that have not recovered as Dow hits new record
    On March 5, the Dow Jones Industrial Average (Dow) reached a milestone by setting a new record high, and fully recovering all losses that occurred after the bursting of the housing bubble, and during the period of the Great Recession. Opening...
  • 2,4-D corn
    What's the big deal about GMOs (genetically modified organisms)?
    I get emails all the time about the evils of genetically modified crops. But I know that we humans have been selecting for better quality and growth since the first few seeds were planted. So, honestly, I thought the hype was exactly that -...
  • Chipotle
    Slow Chipotle sales raise eyebrows and concerns
    Early this morning, the biggest loser on the New York Stock Exchange with shares falling a drastic 23% to as low as $311.41 was Mexican fast food chain, Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (CMG.N). Many major brokerages have lowered their target prices...
  • Chemical plant lightning fire prompts school closure
    Chemical plant lightning fire prompts school closure
    Schools in one Bucks County community are closed today after lightning sparked a fire at a chemical plant overnight.The fire broke out around 3:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Dow Chemical's Rohm and Haas plant, located on the 3200 block of State...
  • Confessions of a Taoist on Wall Street
    Confessions of a Taoist on Wall Street
    Wall Street as a morality play? The novel by David Payne is the story of Sun I the illegitimate son of a Chinese woman and an American pilot with Claire Chennault’s Flying Tigers in WWII. His father by now a wealthy Wall Street financier has...
  •    A trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on March 6, 2012 in New York City
    Stock market off more than 200 points
    Rising oil prices and concerns about the bailout for Greece which lead to a sharp drop in the stock market on Tuesday has Wall Street investors in Syracuse worried. The New York Times has published an Associated Press story, "Shares Dive on...
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    Do you trust yourself?
    According to E.S. Browning's Wall Street Journal article"After bouncing up and down around the 13000 level for a week, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finally closed above that psychologically important mark for the first time since May...
  • Debt Crisis
    Regarding this debt crisis thing, why doesn’t anyone ask the right questions?
    This column has pointed out numerous times God’s word regarding money and finances in relationship to “End-Time” prophecies. The book of Habakkuk speaks of this a great deal: “‘Woe to him who increases what is not his...
  • Down market
    Panic on Wall Street
    In the aftermath of the downgrading of the U.S. credit rating by Standard and Poors the Syracuse investment community has shared in the panic of investors across the nation. There is concern here in Syracuse that the entire community is being...