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  1. Former NAACP head: Clinton's dig at Sanders 'petty'Tue, 09 Feb 2016 16:42:07 GMT
    Ben Jealous, the former head of the NAACP and one of Bernie Sanders' highest-profile African-American supporters, said on Monday he was unimpressed by Hillary Clinton's swipe at the Vermont senator's turn on "Saturday Night Live," while she took a trip to Flint, Michigan. Clinton had said: "I know Sen. Sanders went to New York to be on 'Saturday Night Live,' and I'm going to Flint to see if we can help with the kids." More...
  2. Gov't report: 8 states had significant drop in uninsuredTue, 09 Feb 2016 12:40:02 GMT
    Eight states saw a significant drop last year in the number of residents going without health insurance, according to a government report out Tuesday that has implications for the presidential campaign. All but Florida had accepted a Medicaid expansion that is one of two major pathways to coverage under President Barack Obama's health care law. More...
  3. Axelrod: Clinton should look inward over strugglesTue, 09 Feb 2016 08:22:31 GMT
    David Axelrod, the former top political adviser to President Barack Obama, said Monday that Hillary Clinton's inner circle should accept more responsibility for the candidate's struggles. "When the exact same problems crop up in separate campaigns, with different staff, at what point do the principals say, 'Hey, maybe it's US?'" Axelrod tweeted, referencing the internal turmoil that gripped Clinton's losing 2008 bid. More...
  4. Kasich, Sanders win in Dixville NotchTue, 09 Feb 2016 07:25:21 GMT
    Ohio Gov. John Kasich and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders got an early boost Tuesday as they won the vote in Dixville Notch, the New Hampshire hamlet that is home to the first vote in the first-in-the-nation primary. Nestled into the White Mountains in New Hampshire's northernmost reaches, Dixville Notch and two nearby towns, Hart's Location and Millsfield, don't count for many votes, but they do offer one positive for the winners: For nearly a full day, they're ahead in the only results that have been tallied in the Granite State's crucial primary. More...
  5. Tom Steyer, a billionaire environmentalist, is amongTue, 09 Feb 2016 04:13:14 GMT
    Meet the super-rich driving the 2016 election USA TODAY analysis shows 107 people or groups gave $1 million or more to super PACs. Check out this story on pal-item.com: http://usat.ly/1T8YVTM WASHINGTON - Nearly half the money pouring into all federal super PACs came from just 107 people or groups that each gave $1 million or more to influence the outcome of this year's presidential and congressional races, a USA TODAY analysis of new campaign finance reports shows. More...
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  1. Morgan Stanley Reaches $3.2B Mortgage SettlementThu, 11 Feb 2016 16:29:00 GMT
    Morgan Stanley will pay $3.2 billion to settle claims related to its handling of residential mortgage-backed securities in the lead-up to the financial crisis. More...
  2. One in 10 Americans Dating Online is a Baby BoomerThu, 11 Feb 2016 15:02:00 GMT
    From Katy Perry to Martin Shkreli, Tinseltown to Topeka, online dating is the new norm for singles across America. But a new study reveals a surprisin More...
  3. Wealth Therapists Help The 1% With Their Money GuiltThu, 11 Feb 2016 14:37:00 GMT
    As the income gap widens, "wealth therapists" help the 1% work through their particular emotional dilemma. More...
  4. Pre-Orders for the Tesla Model 3 Begin March 31Thu, 11 Feb 2016 14:35:00 GMT
    Tesla's entry-level $35,000 Model 3 electric car will be available for preorder on March 31, chief executive Elon Musk announced Thursday on Twitter. More...
  5. Wall Street Woes: Dow Plunges 320 As Oil DropsThu, 11 Feb 2016 14:34:00 GMT
    U.S. equities kicked off Thursday sharply lower as investors digested a massive global sell-off, while oil prices fell further. More...
  6. Why Are More Americans Dying on the Highway?Thu, 11 Feb 2016 13:59:00 GMT
    The cars being built today are safer than ever, not only better able to withstand a crash but designed to avoid accidents in the first place. Roadways More...
  7. Experts: Shipping Lithium Ion Batteries on Planes Is UnsafeThu, 11 Feb 2016 00:18:00 GMT
    Federal transportation regulators and the country's main pilots union are warning against shipping large quantities of lithium ion batteries. More...
  8. Real Tinker Bell? Disney Parks Plan to Use DronesWed, 10 Feb 2016 21:31:00 GMT
    There's a new Disney star, and it's not a character, a cartoon, or a movie. It's a drone that beams light and performs acrobatics during shows. More...
  9. Students Still Saddled With High Textbook Costs: ReportWed, 10 Feb 2016 21:16:00 GMT
    Rising tuition costs aren't the only thing driving up the cost of higher education. Textbook prices have skyrocketed in recent years.Since 2006, the c More...
  10. Burger King Wants You to Eat Its New Hot DogsWed, 10 Feb 2016 17:28:00 GMT
    Burger King says its ability to flame-grill meat makes hot dogs a natural fit on its menu. More...