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Dollar hits new low as Fed signals rate cut

February 27th, 2008 . by admin

The dollar fell to a fresh record low against the euro on Wednesday as Ben Bernanke signalled that the Federal Reserve is likely to cut interest rates again next month. The single European currency breached $1.51 after the Fed chairman made it clear that the US central bank remained firmly focused on the risks to growth.

Thanks, Ben! Those cuts don’t help the consumer, just the banksters!

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Automated killer robots threat to humanity

February 27th, 2008 . by admin

Increasingly autonomous, gun-totting robots developed for warfare could easily fall into the hands of terrorists and may one day unleash a robot arms race, a top expert on artificial intelligence told AFP. Hopefully, we would never see a Terminator-like scenario.

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German Court Permits Restricted Online Surveillance

February 27th, 2008 . by admin

German federal judges have declared it illegal for government snoops to use virus software to gather data from an individual’s hard drive — except for in extreme cases such as a terrorist threat. The loophole could open the way for a national law.

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Gold Hits Record High On Surging Oil, Euro

February 27th, 2008 . by admin

Gold roared above $955 an ounce on Wednesday to its highest ever, with investors pouring money into the metal after oil hit a record above $101 a barrel and the U.S. dollar tumbled against other currencies.

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Study doubts effectiveness of antidepressant drugs

February 27th, 2008 . by admin

Antidepressant medications appear to help only very severely depressed people and work no better than placebos in many patients, British researchers said.

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Doctors Urge Don’t Stop Taking Anti-Depressants!

February 27th, 2008 . by admin

Doctors urged patients to keep taking their anti-depressants Wednesday despite a scientific study showing that the drugs are little more effective than placebos in treating depression.

The Drug Companies will start losing money! We can’t have that! (note sarcasm!)

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Oil Prices Skyrocket to Record High of $102.08/barrel

February 27th, 2008 . by admin

It’s almost at the inflation-adjusted all-time high!

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Oil hits a high; some in U.S. see $4 gas by spring

February 27th, 2008 . by admin

Gasoline prices, which for months lagged the big run-up in the price of oil, are suddenly rising quickly, with some experts fearing they could hit $4 a gallon by spring. Diesel is hitting new records daily and oil closed at an all-time high on Tuesday of $100.88 a barrel.

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