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  • The carbon credit scheme: Greenhouse gas credits don’t help the environment, or consumers

    General Motors Co. and Fiat Chrysler have a plan to survive a Democratic president. According to news reports, the auto giants have spent millions of dollars buying carbon offset credits from electric carmaker Tesla. The government grants these credits to car manufacturers that over-comply with the Environmental Protection Agency’s greenhouse

    The Washington Times
  • Russia Probably Can’t Afford a New Aircraft Carrier

    David Axe Security, Asia The aging, unreliable and now fire-ravaged Russian aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov appears decreasingly likely ever to re-enter front-line service with the Russian fleet. Russia’s leaders are eyeing two potential replacements for the damaged flattop. But the cost could scuttle the replacement plan before it really gets underway. The aging, unreliable and now fire-ravaged Russian aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov appears decreasingly likely ever to re-enter...

    The National Interest
  • Mastercard Isn’t Just a Credit Card Company, According to its CEO

    Mastercard CEO Ajay Banga wants his company's payments technology in as many places as possible.

    Fortune
  • NYPD’s new leader: Helping people is at heart of police work

    New York City’s new police commissioner is drawing on his early days as a patrolman as he pushes the nation’s largest police department to cultivate deeper bonds with the communities it serves

    ABC News