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2015/04/27 05:26
2015/04/27 05:26
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Barney Frank, the former congressman from Massachusetts, said that Warren “has an absolute veto over certain public-policy issues, because Democrats are not going to cross her.”Credit Photograph by...
2015/04/27 05:26
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2015/04/27 01:02
2015/04/27 01:02
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Back when integrated circuits were safely ensconced in missiles, spacecraft and machine tools, information technology could take us to the moon or build better cars, but – as long as they didn’t blow...
2015/04/22 00:27
2015/04/22 00:27
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For most of us, taking the car to the mechanic ranks right up there with getting root canal surgery. But there’s a way to ease the pain. Our latest survey of repair satisfaction found that when your...
2015/04/21 23:18
2015/04/21 23:18
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I also spent time with everyday citizens from store owners to taxi drivers and more. Invariably, such a range of contacts produces information and insights beyond those available from conventional...
2015/04/21 13:17
2015/04/21 13:17
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The Top 100 competition compares the performance of contact centers throughout North America by evaluating their key metrics against industry peers. Entries are cross-checked, validated and approved...
2015/04/19 00:19
2015/04/19 00:19
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Homeopathic remedies, derived from plants, minerals and other substances, often are tailored to individual patients. (iStock) Homeopathy has long been a magnet for controversy, earning a devoted...
2015/04/16 16:46
2015/04/16 16:46
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Changes to the Russian national health care system have proceeded according to an obscure logic and led to very mixed results for medical personnel — and sometimes to lethal results for patients. The...
2015/04/16 12:02
2015/04/16 12:02
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Once again, repeat after me: Homeopathy is quackery. In fact, it’s what I like to refer to as The One Quackery To Rule Them All. You would think that, in a modern world and given the incredible...
2015/04/15 23:28
2015/04/15 23:28
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Over the years many celebrities have provided cautionary estate-planning lessons, and actor James Gandolfini, who died in June 2013 at age 51, is no exception. The actor, known for portraying mob boss...
2015/04/15 10:22
2015/04/15 10:22
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Bob Iger wanted approval. It was February 2011, and the Walt Disney Co. CEO gathered his board of directors inside an intimate theater at the company’s Team Disney headquarters in Burbank, California....
2015/04/14 18:45
2015/04/14 18:45
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Rebecca Fattell was enjoying breakfast at a hotel in Berlin last summer when, after a few bites of a roll, her mouth started to itch, her gums started to hurt and before long, hives covered her...
2015/04/14 03:45
2015/04/14 03:45
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Who doesn't know that impulse purchases are a bad idea? I've even realized it was a bad idea as I was doing it. So here are three quick tips: 1. Make a shopping list. Take it with you and stick to it....
2015/04/07 21:31
2015/04/07 21:31
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MOUNTAIN VIEW -- Prominent consumer and child advocacy groups Tuesday will ask the Federal Trade Commission to investigate Google's new YouTube Kids application, arguing that the search engine giant...
2015/04/04 06:38
2015/04/04 06:38
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Failing to repay student loans has all sorts of terrible consequences, but in some states, more than just your financial well-being is at risk — student loan default could cost you your professional...
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2015/04/04 01:53
2015/04/04 01:53
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The sharp retreat in hiring last month to the slowest pace in more than a year reflects lost economic momentum in the U.S. — and may make the Federal Reserve more reluctant to start raising interest...
2015/04/02 17:47
2015/04/02 17:47
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NEW YORK -- Wegmans, Publix and Trader Joe’s are at the top of the ratings of 68 stores nationwide, according to Consumer Reports’ supermarket ratings. The report, “America’s Best, Freshest...
2015/04/02 17:00
2015/04/02 17:00
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Whatever your opinions about Do Not Track, set them aside for a minute and just look at what the words say and who says them. Individuals—the people we call "users" (you know, like with drugs)—are the...
2015/04/02 08:03
2015/04/02 08:03
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In 1993, Danny Resnic was having anal sex during a casual hookup in Miami Beach when his partner’s latex condom broke. Resnic had been using condoms ever since the man he describes as “my best friend...
2015/03/30 22:19
2015/03/30 22:19
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A nonprofit group developing tools to get around Chinese online censorship says the Chinese government is behind a recent attack that sent a flood of traffic to its site and services. China is...
2015/03/29 06:21
2015/03/29 06:21
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Ahh, spring! It’s a good time to think about whether to stick with the scratched and dented chariot that carried you through yet another cruel winter. Or should you start shopping for something...
2015/04/27 05:26
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