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White House Move To Protect Nest Eggs Sparks Hopes And Fears

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 3:07am

The Labor Department will draft new rules requiring retirement advisers to put consumers' best interests first. The industry warns low-income people might lose out on financial planning advice.

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Long Before Net Neutrality, Rules Leveled The Landscape For Phone Services

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 1:20am

The new FCC rules require service providers to be a neutral gateway to the Internet. The move has precedent in the 1930s, when regulators enacted "common carrier" rules on phone service companies.

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FCC Votes Along Party Lines For 'Net Neutrality'

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 1:20am

The new rules, if approved, would require service providers to be a neutral gateway to the Internet, instead of handling different types of traffic in different ways — and at different costs.

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FCC Votes Along Party Lines For 'Net Neutrality'

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 1:20am

The new rules, if approved, would require service providers to be a neutral gateway to the Internet, instead of handling different types of traffic in different ways — and at different costs.

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Living Small In The City: With More Singles, Micro-Housing Gets Big

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 4:58pm

Single people represent the fastest growing category of households in the U.S. That's made small dwellings — from micro-apartments to stand-alone tiny houses, a niche force in the real estate market.

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Living Small In The City: With More Singles, Micro-Housing Gets Big

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 4:58pm

Single people represent the fastest growing category of households in the U.S. That's made small dwellings — from micro-apartments to stand-alone tiny houses, a niche force in the real estate market.

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FCC Approves New Rules Intended To Protect Open Internet

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 3:35pm

The Federal Communications Commission voted along party lines — 3 to 2 — to approve new net neutrality rules that would regulate access to the Internet more like a public utility.

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FCC Approves New Rules Intended To Protect Open Internet

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 3:35pm

The Federal Communications Commission voted along party lines — 3 to 2 — to approve new net neutrality rules that would regulate access to the Internet more like a public utility.

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Higher Wages, Lower Prices Give Consumers A Break

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 11:01am

Something very unusual is happening in the U.S. economy. Traditionally, workers lose buying power to rising prices. But lately, paychecks and prices have been heading in opposite directions.

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Higher Wages, Lower Prices Give Consumers A Break

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 11:01am

Something very unusual is happening in the U.S. economy. Traditionally, workers lose buying power to rising prices. But lately, paychecks and prices have been heading in opposite directions.

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Net Neutrality Up For Vote Today By FCC Board

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 10:46am

An essential question will be decided today about how the Internet works: Should service providers be a neutral gateway or should they handle different types of Internet traffic in different ways?

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FCC Approves Net Neutrality Rules For 'Open Internet'

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 10:46am

The FCC approved the policy known as net neutrality by a 3-2 vote, with FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler saying the agency will ensure that no entity "should control free open access to the Internet."

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Attention, Shoppers: Prices For 70 Health Care Procedures Now Online!

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 8:10am

It's not exactly Priceline.com for knee replacements. But a website from the nonprofit Health Care Cost Institute could helping patients shop around for the best values.

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Attention, Shoppers: Prices For 70 Health Care Procedures Now Online!

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 8:10am

It's not exactly Priceline.com for knee replacements. But a website from the nonprofit Health Care Cost Institute could helping patients shop around for the best values.

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Greek Finance Minister Gets A Chance To Fix Beleaguered Economy

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 4:24am

Greece has been renegotiating its bailout deal with the European Union. The man guiding the country is new finance minister Yanis Varoufakis. A few years ago he was working for a video game company.

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Greek Finance Minister Gets A Chance To Fix Beleaguered Economy

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 4:24am

Greece has been renegotiating its bailout deal with the European Union. The man guiding the country is new finance minister Yanis Varoufakis. A few years ago he was working for a video game company.

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Greek Finance Minister Gets A Chance To Fix Beleaguered Economy

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 4:24am

Greece has been renegotiating its bailout deal with the European Union. The man guiding the country is new finance minister Yanis Varoufakis. A few years ago he was working for a video game company.

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West Coast Ports Dispute Caused Collateral Damage, Labor Secretary Says

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 4:09am

Renee Montagne talks to Labor Secretary Tom Perez, who worked closely with the dock workers' union and port owners to negotiate a tentative settlement at 29 West Coast ports.

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West Coast Ports Dispute Caused Collateral Damage, Labor Secretary Says

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 4:09am

Renee Montagne talks to Labor Secretary Tom Perez, who worked closely with the dock workers' union and port owners to negotiate a tentative settlement at 29 West Coast ports.

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West Coast Ports Dispute Caused Collateral Damage, Labor Secretary Says

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 4:09am

Renee Montagne talks to Labor Secretary Tom Perez, who worked closely with the dock workers' union and port owners to negotiate a tentative settlement at 29 West Coast ports.

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