“Deep below the Superior National Forest floor, traces of copper locked into the rock are stirring up both dreams and dread,” write MPR News reporters Dan Kraker and Elizabeth Dunbar. PolyMet Mining is working to persuade state officials that it can unlock those deposits safely, without causing significant harm to a corner of Minnesota known Read more

Swiss voters have rejected a proposal that would have limited executive pay to 12 times that of the lowest paid. 1:12 – Swiss referendum to decide whether to limit executive pay http://t.co/1v7MMcvSMU pic.twitter.com/2muedNBRW1 — BBC News (World) (@BBCWorld) November 22, 2013 BBC News reports: The referendum saw 65.3% vote against the plan with 34.7% in Read more