Swiss Prepare Plans in Case of Euro's Demise ZURICH—Switzerland is considering capital controls to fight a sharp rise in the Swiss franc in the event of a euro-zone collapse. Capital controls—tools that directly influence the inflow of capital into Switzerland—are a radical measure that the ... 05/28/2012 - 2:27 am | View Link
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The culprit behind the increase of gas prices in the Midwest is a combination of issues — higher crude oil prices and reduced gasoline output as refiners either shut down for maintenance or unplanned repairs.
A boat with migrants is followed by Belgian paratroopers in the Mediterranean Sea. Gregorio Borgia / AP The European Union is adopting a decidedly muscular approach to intercept the boats carrying migrants across the Mediterranean. It announced Wednesday the naval vessels will now “be able to board, search, seize, and divert vessels suspected of being used for human smuggling or trafficking on the high seas.” The decision, which the bloc says is in line with international law, is a shift from the EU’s policy of surveillance and rescue, and it comes as Europe is coping with the most severe migrant crisis since World War II.
Recently I’ve seen so much Pumpkin Spice online and in stores—a $361 million industry—that it seemed like a fun challenge to see if I could quickly compose an alphabet composed solely from Pumpkin Spice products. It turned out to be easier than I thought (except for X, but X is always troublesome, no?) Applesauce on the Go, Biscotti, Cream Cheese Spread, Doughnut Holes, Egg Nog, Fudge Stripe Cookies, Granola Bars, Hummus, Ice Chips Candy, Jet-Puffed Marshmallows, Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Latte, M&Ms, Non-Alcoholic Coffee Creamer, Oreo Cookies, Peeps Dipped in White Fudge, Quest Bars, Rum, Sugar Free Gum, Twinkies, Unsweetened Gourmet Flavoring , Vodka, Waffles, eXtract, Yogurt (Greek), and a Zucchini Bread recipe.