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haggling over the bill
haggling over the bill
Score One for Lithuania in Its Fight Against Gazprom

Lithuania’s Prime Minister claims to have secured at least 20 percent lower prices for Russian natural gas. Lithuania’s position has strengthened recently, but this also may be the result of Russia overextending itself.

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Low-Hanging Fruit

We need more diesel technicians, welders, and pipe fitters.

Crude Economics

If the Saudis don’t bite the bullet next month, the cartel’s relevance will fade significantly.

Why We Can't Have Nice Things

An expert working on the project cautions the MTA may miss its next deadline.

Higher Ed Shake Up

New low-cost programs are carving out a critical space in the U.S. higher education system.


Hint: it isn’t pretty.

Blue Model Blues

Kicking the can down the road is turning into a hobby for PA lawmakers.

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