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  1. Romney Leads Scattered 2016 GOP Field, Clinton Still Dominates the Democratic RaceSun, 19 Oct 2014 16:28:43 GMT
    Hillary Clinton continues to hold a commanding lead in the potential Democratic field for president in 2016, while the GOP frontrunner in the latest ABC News/Washington Post poll is a familiar figure but one not favored by eight in 10 potential Republican voters. That would be Mitt Romney, supported for the GOP nomination by 21 percent of Republicans and Republican-leaning independents. More...
  2. Hospital at center of Ebola drama apologizesSun, 19 Oct 2014 09:46:59 GMT
    The maelstrom of Ebola fears in the United States has swirled around one Dallas hospital, where the only U.S. patient has died, two nurses became infected and traveling employees triggered fearful scrambles. With the eyes of the nation upon it, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, in a full-page newspaper ad, knelt once more for an apology. More...
  3. Prince Rupert, British Columbia - a disabled Russian container ship...Sun, 19 Oct 2014 02:56:25 GMT
    A disabled Russian container ship carrying hundreds of tons of fuel is adrift again but officials said Saturday there is no immediate risk of it reaching shore, hitting rocks and causing a spill. Royal Canadian Navy Lt. More...
  4. Lucas fills in details on Chicago museumSat, 18 Oct 2014 23:42:37 GMT
    George Lucas is filling in some details on his planned art and movie memorabilia museum, including how the California native settled on Chicago as a location over San Francisco. The "Star Wars" creator told the Chicago Ideas Week forum on Friday that wife Mellody Hobson, a Chicago native and prominent businesswoman, had enough after four years of what he described as "doodling around" by San Francisco. More...
  5. Brown pursues lasting policy legacy in...Sat, 18 Oct 2014 20:13:06 GMT
    Jerry Brown is on the verge of doing what no one has ever done in California and what no one may ever do again: get elected to a fourth term as governor. After sidelining opponents and steadying the state's finances, the quirky 76-year-old Democrat is looking to put his stamp on the state's water and transportation infrastructure and playing statesman on global climate change, recently addressing a UN Climate Change conference. More...
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  1. Raises Are Rare Despite Strong Hiring: SurveyMon, 20 Oct 2014 11:43:26 GMT
    Businesses throw up a signal that they are under no pressure to increase pay soon. More...
  2. Ebola Travel Ban: Health Officials Call It a Big MistakeSun, 19 Oct 2014 13:54:44 GMT
    There are reasons the U.S. hasn't enacted a travel ban on Ebola-stricken countries: It could actually make things worse, health officials say. More...
  3. Judge Voids Taj Mahal Casino Union ContractFri, 17 Oct 2014 20:08:40 GMT
    The action raises hopes that the Atlantic City casino and its 3,000 jobs could be saved. More...
  4. Hot Kitchen? GM's Top Attorney Stepping DownFri, 17 Oct 2014 18:06:11 GMT
    Michael Millikin's department faced heavy criticism for how it handled GM's defective ignition switch that has been linked to at least 27 deaths. More...
  5. Trees Beat Humans to Water In California DroughtFri, 17 Oct 2014 17:39:26 GMT
    Trees may be adding to the misery of California's extreme drought, soaking up a lot more water that normally might fill reservoirs, researchers say. More...
  6. Employers Scramble to Address Ebola ConcernsFri, 17 Oct 2014 17:28:20 GMT
    Experts in workplace law say employers should act carefully to avoid discrimination complaints -- and protect their employees. More...
  7. Which Country Has the Widest Wealth Gap?Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:18:21 GMT
    If you think inequality in the U.S. is bad, consider Russia. More...
  8. Is Your Partner Cheating on you Financially?Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:55:53 GMT
    Financial advisor and television host Suze Orman shares her tips for avoiding financial infidelity. More...
  9. Raising the Dead: Cemeteries Are Headed SkywardsFri, 17 Oct 2014 15:51:07 GMT
    From Israel to Brazil, elevated cemeteries are providing the final resting place for thousands of people as space runs out at ground level. More...
  10. Are You Helping Thieves Steal Your Identity?Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:38:41 GMT
    An alarming number of people are putting themselves at risk by not taking simple precautions to guard their personal information. More...