Equifax shares plunge after data breach potentially impacting 143 million Americans MarketWatch. @zerobeta: “Equifax: you missed a cc payment 3 yrs ago. How irresponsible. Good luck buying a home. Also, Equifax: Your SSN’s were hacked. Sh*t happens.”
NZ’s Jetfield Networks & Larkstone Ltd, the US$142.5 mln tipped into the alleged Azerbaijani Laundromat, and their formally warned NZ company agent Equity Trust International Interest.co.nz (Richard Smith). Richard Smith: “All the usual suspects.”
Triple Trouble: Cat 5 Irma, Cat 3 Jose, Cat 1 Katia Weather Underground
Hurricane Irma Attacks Tortola Marine Industry News
Delta flight beats Hurricane Irma Jason Rabinowitz. Putting the “storm” on “Tweet Storm.”
Harvey’s floodwaters give way to festering piles of garbage AP. Go long landfills!
Texas Chemical Plant Sued For Millions, First Responders Charge Gross Negligence International Business Times
Pyongyang parties in celebration of nuclear scientists Asian Correspondent
A Sneak Peak at America’s War Plans for North Korea Foreign Policy
A Murderous History of Korea LRB (SS).
Where the world goes to talk it over Le Monde Diplomatique
Massive Chinese investment is a boon for Pakistan The Economist
Showdown at Chinese University campus over posters and politics South China Morning Post
The Rohingya: A People Without A Home The Diplomat
Imperial Collapse Watch
Pay Up, Europe Foreign Affairs
The Slow Poisoning of Our Soldiers, Families on U.S. Bases The American Conservative
New Cold War
Facebook Blames Russia To Deflect From Fraudulent Ad-Sales Moon of Alabama
Here’s How Trump Can Reshape the Fed Bloomberg (Furzy Mouse).
Upbeat Trump raves to Schumer, Pelosi about news coverage of their deal Politico. Trump discovers the Acela class loves them their bipartisanship. And so much for the argument that Trump is a fascist. Unless they’re all fascists, of course.
Trump Wants to Eliminate the Debt Ceiling. He’s Right. New York Magazine
Chris Murphy’s stealthy single-payer pitch Politico. No, no, no, Medicare buy-in is yet another attempt to stave off #MedicareForAll.
Market Concentration Health Affairs
Big Brother Is Watching You Watch
Against the Law: Countering Lawful Abuses of Digital Surveillance Bunnie Huang, Edward Snowden, Journal of Open Engineering
someone has been replacing the NYC MTA ads with their own way more subversive (and subtle) versions pic.twitter.com/cXtfVn3UfV
— nevona (@nevona) September 7, 2017
New York’s wealthy plagued by self-doubt FT. And so they ought to be.
With All Eyes on DACA, the Trump Administration Is Quietly Killing Overtime Protections In These Times (MT). Nice to see the Democrats all in on that, though. Oh, wait….
new adventures in ubercapital scatterplot. Terrible label, interesting concept.
What Does an Innocent Man Have to Do to Go Free? Plead Guilty. ProPublica (JM).
Ghost Malls The Outline
Ship exhaust makes oceanic thunderstorms more intense Phys.org. Ships are growing larger as the shipping industry becomes more concentrated. But shipping emisions are not covered by the Paris Agreement.
Climate Change is Turning Dehydration into a Deadly Epidemic JSTOR Daily (MT).
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