GOP boycotts health care advisory board House and Senate Republican leaders told President Barack Obama Thursday that they will refuse to nominate candidates to serve on an advisory board that is to play a role in holding down Medicare costs under the new health care act. More
Unemployment falls to 7.5%; job creation solid in April The job market plugged along steadily, and unemployment fell in April, according to new data out Friday, suggesting that the U.S. economy is still expanding. The nation added 165,000 jobs in April as the unemployment rate fell to 7.5 percent, from 7.6 percent in March, the Labor Department said on Friday. More
U.S. Jobless Claims Fall to 5-Year Low The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell to the lowest level in more than five years, a positive signal for the labor market ahead of Friday's April jobs report. More
Unemployment Extension: Senate Passage Puts Bill in Boehner’s Court The Senate’s vote late Monday to pass an unemployment extension doesn’t mean the more than 2 million people who have lost their benefits can rest easy — the House isn’t likely to touch the issue until the end of the month, if at all. While a band ... 08/26/2014 - 9:20 am | View Link
Unemployment Benefit Extension EUC in 2014; Congress votes to pass Legislation that offers Opportunity but not Financial Assistance Unemployment Benefit extension deal review EUC in 2014 update ... legislation like the job training bill that passed through the Senate last month on a 95-3 vote. The House passed the bill in a 415 – 6 vote. The legislation was a re-authorization ... 08/19/2014 - 11:56 pm | View Link
Levin and House Democrats still support the unemployment benefits extension In order to pressure Republicans to vote on the unemployment benefits extension Rep. Sander Levin, D-MI the Ranking Democratic Member of the powerful Ways and Means Committee in the House of Representatives and the Center for Effective Government organized ... 08/18/2014 - 8:22 pm | View Link
Unemployment Extension 2014: Senate Bill, Hope For Jobless, Dies As House Leaves Without Vote Hope for an unemployment extension in 2014 appeared dead Friday, as the US House of Representatives left town for another recess without the unemployment benefits bill that passed the Senate on April 7 — and which would have extended benefits through the ... 05/30/2014 - 3:07 pm | View Link
How did senators vote on the unemployment extension bill? (interactive map) The U.S. Senate voted earlier this week to temporarily revive federal aid for the long-term unemployed. This interactive map shows where every lawmaker stood on the five-month extension, which ultimately passed the Senate by a 59-38 margin. Click on the ... 04/10/2014 - 7:08 am | View Link
Unemployment Extension The Unemployment Extension, formally known as Emergency Unemployment Compensation, is a US federal government program which assists states in providing additional ... 08/29/2014 - 3:25 pm | View Website
Federal Unemployment Extension, Filing, News & Tiers Update File the Federal Unemployment Extension for 2014. Information on the new & latest news for the unemployed. Full tiers structure & facts to consider. 08/29/2014 - 12:19 pm | View Website
Unemployment Extension News (Update August 2, 2014) The latest unemployment extension news, information on federal unemployment extensions and action to renew EUC for the long-term unemployed for 2014. 08/29/2014 - 5:52 am | View Website
Unemployment Extension Vote Likely this Week OpenCongress user Annie Fields submits this link, via Drudge, with the most recent information about what’s going to happen this week in the Senate during the lame ... 08/25/2014 - 5:50 am | View Website
Senate To Vote On Unemployment Extension The three-month measure is the leading edge of a Democratic program that also includes raising the minimum wage and closing tax loopholes on the wealthy ... 07/1/2014 - 8:43 am | View Website
Octopuses grow quickly, have lots of tasty flesh and are found all over the world. As the world's supply of fish diminishes while the number of humans keeps increasing, it seems these creatures would make an ideal mass-produced food for our hungry mouths.
So where are all the octopus farms?
The main thing that prevents octopus farming at large scale is that the common octopus - Octopus vulgaris - is tough to feed in captivity, especially when first born.
After hatching, octopuses first exist as tiny organisms known as paralarvae, drifting around the upper ocean in among clouds of plankton which they feed on.
Sometimes you don't need to show much to turn people on. For me, it's the lips and the tongue (and kissing and the licking) that send me into hyperdrive. Hyperrealistic painter Hubert de Lartigue seems to agree. His series of large scale lips paintings are amazing—and so erotic. Read more