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Americans drive less even as economy rebounds

Fewer people at work, fewer people driving. It’s a simple equation and one that a lot of experts use to explain the notable drop in the total miles U.S. motorists clocked during the depths of the recession.<p>So how to explain that even as the economy shows real signs of recovery the number of miles …

Trader Joe's Ex-President To Turn Expired Food Into Cheap Meals

Here's some food for thought: One-third of the world's food goes to waste every year. In the U.S., about 40 percent of our food gets thrown out. It's happening on the farm, at the grocery store and in our own homes.<p>Lately, there's been a lot of talk about what to do about it — from auctioning off …

Zimbabwe's coffee farmers struggle amid global boom and political gloom

The EU restored aid earlier this year but not to farms on ‘disputed’ land – excluding the majority of small coffee growers<p>A misty dawn has not yet given way to daylight in Zimbabwe’s eastern highlands. Lenard Moyo, a coffee farmer near Chipinge town, is prising red arabica beans out of their trees …

Make The Global Economy Work In Your Favor

Try a small experiment this year. See if you can find at least one overseas customer for your business, if you don’t already work internationally. Once you find one export client, I am almost certain you’ll want to find more. It’s a great way to get ahead of the trends that are likely to affect …

Russia Says Bitcoin Should Be Avoided [Updated]

Russia doesn’t do things by halves — Bitcoin shouldn’t be used by individuals and legal entities according to a recent statement. If you have a Bitcoin wallet on your computer, the Government will be suspicious. The Central Bank of Russia reiterated that the official currency is the Ruble, and that …

Tim Cook says Apple bought back $14B in stock, is working on “new categories”

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Apple(s aapl) is betting big – on itself. CEO Tim Cook told the <i>Wall Street Journal</i> on Thursday that the company has repurchased …