By lambert strether
Why wood pulp is world’s new wonder material New Scientist (RM)
Empire State Building shooting: Workplace dispute leaves 2 dead, 9 bystanders injured (VIDEO) Newark Star Ledger
Footage shows gunman Jeffrey Johnson’s last moments after fatally shooting ex-colleague Steve Ercolino; nine others injured by police gunfire in shootout near Empire State building amid Midtown Manhattan morning rush New York Daily News. Trigger warning: Graphic content.
Key voice urges China to gird for tough times Vancouver Sun. People’s Daily , front page.
China’s Slowdown May Be Worse Than Official Data Suggest Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Fed Chief Makes Diplomatic Visit To Econopolis America’s Finest News Source
Looking for a Good Job? Don’t Get Your Hopes Up In These Times (CB)
Fed Sends Taxpayer and Business Money to Banks Via Interest Rate Swaps Masocchio, FDL (CB)
Empire State Building IPO challenged by tangle of legacy holders Stamford Advocate
TV station pays up after using journalist’s video without permission Romenesko. Digital sharecroppers take note.