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New York threatens to revoke Charter’s purchase of Time Warner Cable

Enlarge / A Charter Spectrum vehicle. (credit: Charter) The New York State Public Service Commission today ordered Charter Communications to pay a $2 million fine and complete broadband construction that was required as a condition of Charter's purchase of Time … Continue reading

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Commissioner Quintenz warns “grim” budget situation threatens CFTC functioning, may cause staff cuts

By Lene Powell, J.D. CFTC Commissioner Brian Quintenz warned that if the CFTC does not get a funding increase for FY 2019, the agency may be forced to cut staff and may have trouble meeting its core market surveillance and … Continue reading

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Aging population threatens Chinas economy

hinas position as the worlds major supplier of low-cost labour could be eroded by an ageing population, the authorities have warned. There are six workers for each retiree in China, but that could narrow to two-to-one between 2030 and 2050,… … Continue reading

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Jeff Sessions Threatens Legalized Marijuana by Reversing Obama-Era Policy

By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law On January 4, 2018, Attorney General Jeff Sessions rolled back an Obama-era policy of refraining from prosecuting marijuana businesses and individual users in … Continue reading

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Disappearance of Books Threatens to Erode Fine Arts Libraries

Hyperallergic: Two major public universities have recently moved to radically downsize or entirely relocate their fine arts libraries, which is in keeping with broader trends of libraries doing away with books. “At many libraries, the prime real estate occupied by … Continue reading

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