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2014/08/22 21:22
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Working for President Obama’s inner circle has its perks, it seems. Numerous members of his close-knit brain trust have moved from White House to lucrative careers, using their presidential ties to...
2014/08/22 21:22
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2014/08/22 07:38
2014/08/22 07:38
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A report has revealed that the final terms for a record 17 billion dollars settlement between the Bank of America and the Department of Justice have almost been finalized. The United States' second...
2014/08/21 23:20
2014/08/21 23:20
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Bank of America’s top executive said Thursday he hoped a record-setting $16.65 billion penalty officially announced by the Justice Department over the sales of bad mortgages and securities ahead of...
2014/08/21 00:05
2014/08/21 00:05
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Lubbock, Texas • Depleted uranium from federal energy facilities can be buried at a nuclear-waste dumping site in West Texas, state regulators decided Wednesday. The 3-0 vote by the Texas Commission...
2014/08/19 20:33
2014/08/19 20:33
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Someone is outside. McDonald’s shoulders tense. TPJ’s only other full-time staffer, research director Andrew Wheat, can't respond because he is on the phone. McDonald reluctantly answers the door,...
2014/08/19 19:20
2014/08/19 19:20
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Clouds gather around Mount Moran on Jackson Lake in Wyoming's Grand Teton National Park, where central bankers and economists from around the world will convene this week. Photo courtesy National Park...
2014/08/18 20:18
2014/08/18 20:18
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Poverty is growing steadily in North Carolina. A recent Brookings Institution report found four North Carolina metro areas (Winston-Salem, Greensboro-High Point, Raleigh, and Charlotte) fell within...
2014/08/17 20:44
2014/08/17 20:44
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Sunday, August 17, 2014 - 3:12pm WASHINGTON (CNN) — In a defiant interview on "Fox News Sunday," Gov. Rick Perry of Texas said again that despite a recent indictment, he wouldn't take back the veto...
2014/08/15 06:58
2014/08/15 06:58
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At San Juan Unified campuses, students take home back-to-school supply lists emblazoned with the Target logo and a web address for the retailer’s ordering site. Natomas Unified displays ads on its...
2014/08/14 21:44
2014/08/14 21:44
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... President Barack Obama won�t return campaign donations to executives, advisers and directors who have profited from offshore mergers that reduce corporate taxes using a technique he has...
2014/08/14 17:43
2014/08/14 17:43
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Aug. 14, 2014 -- In the years since the FDA sped up its drug-approval process, the rate of black box warnings on prescription drugs, as well drug withdrawals, has increased, according to an article in...
2014/08/13 23:04
2014/08/13 23:04
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... It’s been difficult for American chemical companies to crack the European market because the safety standards there are tougher than they are in the U.S. But that might be changing. A pending free...
2014/08/13 20:02
2014/08/13 20:02
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Failing to get the time to acclimate to a hot work environment can be deadly. That’s the message I took away from an item in last week’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR). “Heat illness...
2014/08/13 10:16
2014/08/13 10:16
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The Obama administration unit central to enforcing economic sanctions on the regimes of Vladimir Putin and Bashar al-Assad has to contend with a nuisance closer to home: large banks poaching its...
2014/08/12 16:51
2014/08/12 16:51
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The effort to save West Maui's historic Sugar Cane Train has taken a new turn as Maui County Transportation Director Jo Anne Johnson Winer looks at using the popular tourist attraction as a transit...
2014/08/12 02:19
2014/08/12 02:19
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Yet again, the dysfunctional Federal Election Commission has deadlocked on a fundamental disclosure question involving whether politically active organizations that try to sway elections must identify...
2014/08/10 07:58
2014/08/10 07:58
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Published: Sunday, August 10, 2014, 12:01 a.m. Word change manufactures misleading stats A decade ago, as the United States hemorrhaged manufacturing jobs, the federal government considered...
2014/08/09 06:53
2014/08/09 06:53
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Yet again, the dysfunctional Federal Election Commission has deadlocked on a fundamental disclosure question – whether politically active organizations must identify donors. Three Democratic-leaning...
2014/08/08 11:48
2014/08/08 11:48
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The controversial decision this summer by the City of Detroit to shut off the water to thousands of families who were in serious arrears on their utility bills prompted a 1960s flashback for me. Back...
2014/08/08 08:24
2014/08/08 08:24
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MARIETTA — Members of a neighborhood association are in uproar after they say a Marietta councilman’s day job interfered with his role to serve the public. Councilman Grif Chalfant was told by the...
2014/08/22 21:22
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