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Sen. Warren: We Need Regulators Who 'Work For The American People' 
  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 05:03:00 -0400 
    Elizabeth Warren says a new recordings of conversation by Federal Reserve officials show that the same kind of cozy relationships that led to the 2008 meltdown continue.


Secret Talks And Back Channels Pervaded U.S. Relationship With Cuba 
  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 05:03:00 -0400 
    The new book Back Channel to Cuba, reveals how U.S. presidents, from Kennedy on, have held secret talks with Havana, even though the public stance was silence toward Cuba.


Goodbye To All That: Farewells In Sports 
  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 03:47:00 -0400 
    In honor of Derek Jeter's last game, commentator Frank Deford recalls other sports so long see you laters.


Details Emerge Of Security Breach During Obama's CDC Visit 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 18:41:00 -0400 
    On Tuesday, The Washington Times reported that a security contractor with a gun and prior assault convictions was allowed on an elevator with President Obama during a trip to Atlanta.


Mexico Pays To Help Its Citizens Avoid Deportation From The U.S. 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 18:39:00 -0400 
    Applying to the program for immigrants illegally brought to the U.S. as children provides a work permit and prevents deportation, but costs $465. Mexico is helping some of its citizens with that cost.


Where Activists See Gray, Albuquerque Police See Black And White 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:48:00 -0400 
    If a suspect threatens officers, police say they have a right to defend themselves. But a Justice Department report said the police in Albuquerque have used force unnecessarily; two ex-officers agree.


First U.S. Case Of Ebola Confirmed In Dallas 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:42:00 -0400 
    A man who flew to the U.S. from Liberia has tested positive for Ebola. He was not sick on the plane, but developed symptoms later. He is currently in isolation at a hospital in Dallas.


New York Boosts Pay For Thousands With Hourly Wage Hike 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:31:00 -0400 
    Mayor Bill de Blasio signed an executive order Tuesday that raises the hourly rate from under $11.90 to $13.13 an hour for thousands of fast-food and retail workers.


BRAIN Initiative Bets on Wearable Scanners, Laser-Controlled Cells 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:06:09 -0400 
    A wearable PET scanner and lasers that could control individual brain circuits are among the projects funded by a $46 million federal effort to accelerate research on the human brain.


EBay Spins Off PayPal Into Fast-Changing World Of Mobile Payments 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:01:09 -0400 
    Commerce and payments are splitting up. Ebay is breaking away from PayPal and its payments operation will turn into a separate, publicly traded company.


Federal Judges Sends Wyo. Wolves Back To Endangered Species List 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:08:12 -0400 
    Just two years after the Obama administration removed federal protections for wolves in the state of Wyoming, a federal judge has reinstated them, saying that the state's plan for managing the species was inadequate and largely unenforceable.


Secret Service Director Admits Mistakes In White House Breaches 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:08:12 -0400 
    Congress called an unusual recess hearing to grill the Secret Service about the White House fence jumper.


Justice Department Investigates Use Of Force Among Albuquerque Police 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:08:11 -0400 
    The Justice Department is investigating 26 police departments across the country. Among them is Albuquerque, N.M., where police have shot dozens of people in the past few years, 25 of them fatally.


Six Years After Financial Crisis, Litigation Carries On With AIG Suit 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:08:00 -0400 
    Maurice "Hank" Greenberg, AIG's former CEO, is suing the U.S. government over the terms of the company's $85 billion bailout. He says it amounts to an unconstitutional seizure of private property.


White House Tries To Keep Fence Jumpers At Bay With ... Another Fence 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:08:00 -0400 
    Amid criticism over multiple security breaches at the White House, the Secret Service has erected a second fence around the North Lawn. Critics call it an eyesore.
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Sen. Warren: We Need Regulators Who 'Work For The American People'  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 05:03:00 -0400
Secret Talks And Back Channels Pervaded U.S. Relationship With Cuba  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 05:03:00 -0400
Goodbye To All That: Farewells In Sports  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 03:47:00 -0400
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