Trumpcare or Ryancare–Dead on Arrival? by Ellen Brown + Healthcare or Wealthcare?

by Ellen Brown Writer, Dandelion Salad The Web of Debt Blog March 14, 2017 “The Canadian plan also helps Canadians live longer and healthier than Americans….

Celebrate Pi Day With These Deals On Pies And Pizzas

Celebrate Pi Day With These Deals On Pies And Pizzas

Happy Pi Day! March 14, or 3/14, represents the first three digits of pi, an essential constant in math that represents the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter. This has important meaning even to those of us who aren’t math geeks: Restaurants and retailers mark the occasion with promotions featuring special prices on pies or on pizzas. You know, pizza pies, but they’re also both…

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Florida Georgia Line and The Chainsmokers Team for ‘Last Day Alive’

Florida Georgia Line and The Chainsmokers Team for ‘Last Day Alive’

By Amanda Wicks

Florida Georgia Line has been teaming up with artists outside their country wheelhouse, and it looks as though they have something big planned with The Chainsmokers.

Related: Backstreet Boys to Join Florida Georgia Line on 2017 Tour

The Chainsmokers shared the tracklist for their debut album on Instagram which revealed the previously unannounced FGL collaboration “Last Day Alive.”…

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EPA delays chemical storage rule amid terrorism fear

EPA delays chemical storage rule amid terrorism fear

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is delaying a new rule tightening safety requirements for companies that store large quantities of dangerous chemicals. The rule was imposed after a fertilizer plant in West, Texas, exploded in 2013, killing 15 people.

Scott Pruitt, administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, delayed the effective date of the Obama-era rule until June.

Pruitt’s…

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Marine leaders vow to combat online nude photo sharing

Marine leaders vow to combat online nude photo sharing

WASHINGTON (AP) — Declaring “enough is enough,” the top U.S. Marine on Tuesday told senators that he intends to fix the problem that led to current and former Corps members sharing nude photos of female Marines online and making lewd or threatening comments about them.

But angry and skeptical members of the Senate Armed Services Committee demanded more, saying the military hasn’t done enough to…

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Ex-IRS employee faces time in prison after pleading guilty

Ex-IRS employee faces time in prison after pleading guilty

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) – A former IRS employee will be sentenced to prison after pleading guilty and admitting she falsely stated in records that she had completed an audit which she hadn’t.

Joan D. Mobley’s plea agreement says she faces mandatory two-year prison terms on each of two counts and up to five years on the third.

The U.S. Attorney’s Office says the 54-year-old Socorro resident pleaded…

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AFD: Fire crews responding to Bosque fire near Alameda

AFD: Fire crews responding to Bosque fire near Alameda

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The Albuquerque Fire Department says firefighters are on scene at a fire in the Bosque near Alameda.

AFD says Albuquerque firefighters and the Bernalillo County Fire Department are responding to the blaze near Alameda and the river.

The Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office also says that Alameda is closed to traffic between Rio Grande Boulevard and Corrales Road due to…

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Local group that helps wrongly convicted individuals at risk of closing

Local group that helps wrongly convicted individuals at risk of closing

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – An organization that works to help wrongly convicted individuals for free may be forced to shut down.

Since 2009, the New Mexico Innocence and Justice Project says its goal has been to improve the handling and preservation of physical evidence, which is vital to post conviction claims of the innocent.

The group relies on a federal grant to help fund the program, but…

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Thinking Time

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