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Looking For an Affordable Home? Try Main Street -- Anywhere

Ty Wright/Bloomberg via Getty Images By Eric Reed New York -- If you want to meet more girls, consider changing your name to Ryan. If you'd like to encourage Norse fishermen to move to a remote shoreline in the North Atlantic Ocean,Show More Summary

This Stunning Vacation House Was Built From A Ruin

This cozy house on Pico Island gorgeously merges past and present architecture. A stony ruin on the volcanic island of Pico, in the North Atlantic Ocean's Portuguese Azores, was turned into a cozy vacation home that gorgeously combines the old with the new. Read Full Story

What Failed in 2008? by J. Bradford DeLong - Project Syndicate

[Over at Project Syndicate][1]: For a while the best book on the macroeconomic catastrophe that struck the North Atlantic starting in 2007 was Gary Gorton's Slapped by the Invisible Hand. Them for a while the best book was Alan Blinder's After the Music Stopped. Show More Summary

Obama administration to propose new Atlantic coast oil drilling

3 days agoTechnology : Tech Talk

New plan would endorse drilling off the coasts of Virginia, South Carolina, North Carolina and Georgia

Greek F-16 Fighter Jet Crashes In Spain, 10 People Reported Dead

Ten people were killed and at least 13 others injured after a Greek fighter jet, believed to be an F-16 crashed near an air base in Spain. According to Yahoo! News, the accident occurred during a routine NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) training exercise. Show More Summary

Seadrill Ltd Just Added $2.6 Billion More Debt Risk: Should Investors Get Out Now?

Seadrill Ltd announced it had signed on to guarantee about $2.6 billion in debt for subsidiary North Atlantic Drilling Ltd. Is this added risk good or bad for the company?

Davidson Students Distract Free-Throw Shooter with Speedos, Steph Curry Approves

Ah, yes, the ol' distract-the-free-throw-shooter-with-Speedos routine. The 12-4 Davidson Wildcats took on the 15-2 Dayton Flyers in North Carolina on Tuesday night, an Atlantic 10 battle that could have conference championship implications down the road. Davidson students knew it was their job to give their team a true home-court advantage. Show More Summary

Over at Equitable Growth: North Atlantic Bond Markets and the Near-Term Macroeconomic Outlook

[Over at Equitable Growth][1]: In my view, the best way to understand what has happened to the U.S. bond market over the past six months is this: The bond market has continued to believe the four things it started believing in mid-2013, at the time of the taper tantrum: 1. Show More Summary

Ocean acidification along the 24.5°N section in the subtropical North Atlantic

Ocean acidification is directly related to increasing atmospheric CO2 levels due to human activities and the active role of the global ocean in absorbing part of this anthropogenic CO2. Here we present an assessment of the pH changes that have occurred along 24.5°N in the Subtropical North Atlantic through comparison of pH observations conducted in […]

Offshore Wind in the Atlantic Would Provide Twice the Number of Jobs, Energy as Offshore Drilling

The southeast corner of the Elsams Offshore Wind Farm at Horns Rev in the North Sea. An Oceana report found that offshore wind would provide twice the number of jobs and energy as offshore drilling in the Atlantic. (Photo: ©MEDVIND/Bent...Show More Summary

Major storm pounds UK with high winds, flooding and snow

LONDON — Britain and Northern Ireland were hit by high winds and widespread flooding Wednesday night and Thursday as a powerful North Atlantic storm system affected the region. Gusts of almost 100 miles per hour were recorded as theShow More Summary

Another dangerous 'weatherbomb' storm threatens the United Kingdom

A rapidly intensifying North Atlantic storm system is taking aim at the United Kingdom, one day after Scotland and Northern Ireland were plastered by several inches of heavy, wet and disruptive snow from a separate storm. The snow and...Show More Summary

Virgin Atlantic Hands Figliulo & Partners North American Creative Duties

Virgin Atlantic has awarded North American creative duties to Figliulo & Partners, following the conclusion of a review run through Creativebrief, Campaign reports.The agency succeeds incumbent Y&R New York, who did not defend in the...Show More Summary

WATCH: North Sea FPSO Withstands Hurricane-Force Storm

It's that time of year... when hurricane-force storms churn across the north Atlantic before hitting the North Sea. The post WATCH: North Sea FPSO Withstands Hurricane-Force Storm appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.

Storm Makes Planes Reach Almost Supersonic Speeds in United Kingdom [Videos]

Towards the end of last week, a strong North Atlantic jet stream made trans-Atlantic planes flying to the United Kingdom race along at almost the speed of sound. The aircraft were pushed to up to 745 mph, while the speed of sound is actually 761 mph, and that, for a passenger aircraft, is fast indeed. Show More Summary

North Atlantic storm reloads, firing more 'weatherbombs' at the UK

The UK just can't catch a break from stormy weather After a series of low pressure systems bombarded northern parts of Scotland, Wales and Ireland with winds exceeding 100 miles per hour last week, forecasters are warning of at least...Show More Summary

Katharine The Great White Shark Detected Near River In Pamlico Sound

Katharine, the great white shark that captivated the internet when she toured the Atlantic coast last winter, has left the waters off Cape Cod, finding her way to the Outer Banks of North Carolina in just over a week. A 14-foot-long white shark, Katharine was tagged by Ocearch researchers off Cape Cod in 2013. Show More Summary

Planes flew from New York to London at near-supersonic speeds due to powerhouse jet stream

A jet stream roaring across the North Atlantic at more than 200 miles per hour early Thursday morning nearly succeeded in bringing back supersonic air travel for the New York to London route. Several flights from New York's John F. Kennedy...Show More Summary

GCX Helps GTT Boost Atlantic Bandwidth

GTT is expanding its transatlantic bandwidth portfolio with some help from Global Cloud Xchange.  They’re purchasing 100 Gigabit Ethernet circuits from GCX on FA-1 North and South.   … [visit site to read more]

2 major storms set to buffet northern UK, Ireland with 100 mph winds

An exceptionally strong jet stream blowing at 230 miles per hour across the North Atlantic could lead to a few five-hour flying times between New York and London on Thursday. Unfortunately for fliers headed in the other direction, eight...Show More Summary

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