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Wednesday, September 12, 2012

1943 plane installed atop KC coffee company

A 1943 DC-3 airplane came in for a smooth and permanent landing just after sunrise Tuesday on Kansas City?s West Side.</p><p>The symbol for the Roasterie, a Kansas City coffee roaster, now sits atop its headquarters at 1204 W. 27th St., thanks to an engineering feat that took a crew of ... .

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VideoEvidence is piling up that the Federal Reserve, which has been conducting a rules-free, 100% discretionary monetary policy for the past 13+ years, simply Does Not Know What It Is Doing. Support for this conclusion can be found in the results of the Fed’s 6-year fling with “quantitative easing” (QE). ... more...


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On Aug 22, 1485, King Richard III suffered fatal injuries at the Battle of Bosworth Field. New research published from University of Leicester in the UK now gives a detailed account of the specific injuries sustained at the battle. In fact, using state of the art forensic techniques, it becomes ... more...


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While Scotland eyes its independence, across the Atlantic a battle rages over an official tartan for the Arctic Canadian territory of Nunavut. ... more...


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The "asset" supporting the value of that trust fund is a collective you and me - the ability (and willingness) of workers to pay higher taxes. Current revenue under current law will support 75 percent of promised benefits when the trust fund is depleted in about 20 years. [...] a ... more...


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One Atlantic City casino bearing Donald Trump's name closed Tuesday and another is threatening to close in November, but Trump himself has mostly cut ties with the struggling seaside resort. ... more...


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By Adam Wilmoth, Energy Editor As oil and natural gas companies continue to expand production during the ongoing drought, companies have increased their efforts to reduce water demand and protect the water they use. Oklahoma City-based Devon Energy Corp. Read more on NewsOK.com ... more...


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BY ROBERT EVATT, Tulsa World For the second year in a row, Quik-Trip has placed first in a nationwide study of customer satisfaction with convenience stores. The study, conducted by Market Force Information, polled 5,000 shoppers and ranked 83 convenience store chains. Read more on NewsOK.com ... more...


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As Ray Rice and others have learned, workers can be fired for inappropriate behavior in their personal lives. ... more...


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The House passed a bill Tuesday that could make it a little harder for people to use government welfare payments to buy marijuana in states where the drug is legal. ... more...


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Demand for Alibaba shares is huge. But potential investors should know a few things about the Chinese e-commerce juggernaut before buying. ... more...


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Iraq's parliament rejected two appointees to head the critical defense and interior ministries. ... more...


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Stocks in Japan and Australia were up, as China resorted to using another targeted stimulus measure for jump-starting its economy and as a meeting of the U.S. Federal Reserve drew near. ... more...


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How to rise above the dreary rounds of networking and breakout sessions and get more out of a conference. ... more...


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Fears of higher U.S. interest rates are prompting fund managers to cut back on investments in emerging markets. ... more...


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