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Farmers Fear Legal Status For Workers Would Lead Them Off The Farm

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 2:42am

Produce growers often rely on workers who are in the U.S. illegally. Some farmers worry that if those workers gain legal status, they will leave agriculture. But some workers say they would stay.

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Farmers Fear Legal Status For Workers Would Lead Them Off The Farm

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 2:42am

Produce growers often rely on workers who are in the U.S. illegally. Some farmers worry that if those workers gain legal status, they will leave agriculture. But some workers say they would stay.

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Do Your Veggies Depend On Workers Who Lack Legal Rights?

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 2:42am

Produce growers often rely on workers who are in the U.S. illegally. Some farmers believe that when immigrant workers gain legal status, they tend to leave agriculture. Yet the evidence is disputed.

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The FCC's Net Neutrality Vote: Here's What You Need To Know

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 2:08am

The Federal Communications Commission is set to vote on whether to reclassify the Internet as a utility. If it votes yes, the commission will not allow Internet service providers to throttle traffic.

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The FCC's Net Neutrality Vote: Here's What You Need To Know

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 2:08am

The Federal Communications Commission is set to vote on whether to reclassify the Internet as a utility. If it votes yes, the commission will not allow Internet service providers to throttle traffic.

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Dentists Have No Right To Limit Who Can Whiten Your Teeth, Justices Say

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 9:40pm

The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled in a North Carolina case that a board made up largely of dentists may not regulate whitening services.

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Morgan Stanley Agrees To $2.6 Billion Mortgage-Backed Securities Settlement

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 5:14pm

The settlement is the latest in a string tied to the mortgage practices that led to the housing bubble, which was mostly responsible for the great recession.

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What Net Neutrality Rules Could Mean For Your Wireless Carrier

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 4:28pm

The FCC votes Thursday on rules that would make Internet providers treat all traffic equally. Big wireless companies say that will make it harder to keep their networks from getting too congested.

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What Net Neutrality Rules Could Mean For Your Wireless Carrier

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 4:28pm

The FCC votes Thursday on rules that would make Internet providers treat all traffic equally. Big wireless companies say that will make it harder to keep their networks from getting too congested.

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Terrorism Fears Complicate Money Transfers For Somali-Americans

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 3:58pm

Regulations intended to block money from getting to terrorist groups has led the last bank that handles most money transfers from the United States to Somalia to pull out of the business.

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Terrorism Fears Complicate Money Transfers For Somali-Americans

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 3:58pm

Regulations intended to block money from getting to terrorist groups has led the last bank that handles most money transfers from the United States to Somalia to pull out of the business.

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Supreme Court Looks At Abercrombie & Fitch's Hijab Discrimination Case

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 2:21pm

A lawsuit involving a Muslim job seeker and the preppy mall retailer could have big implications for religious discrimination laws.

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The World Loves The Smartphone. So How About A Smart Home?

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:08pm

The ultimate smart-home vision is a home that basically runs itself, from coffee makers to washing machines. But we're not there yet: The real world is a hard place for little computers to operate in.

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The World Loves The Smartphone. So How About A Smart Home?

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:08pm

The ultimate smart-home vision is a home that basically runs itself, from coffee makers to washing machines. But we're not there yet: The real world is a hard place for little computers to operate in.

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Supreme Court Sides With Fisherman In Case Of The Missing Fish

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 11:32am

At issue was whether the discarding after a raid of undersized red grouper violated the Sarbanes-Oxley Act. The justices said the law, passed in the wake of the Enron scandal, didn't apply to fish.

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Workers Sue Daimler Trucks In Oregon, Alleging Racial Discrimination

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 11:10am

The African-American plaintiffs say they were threatened with violence and harassed by white co-workers at a Daimler Trucks plant in Portland.

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Inglewood Approves Plan For NFL Stadium, In Deal Involving Rams Owner

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 8:57am

The unanimous vote Tuesday night came after "a consultant compared stadium noise in surrounding neighborhoods to that of bird calls," KPCC reports.

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Saudi Women Still Can't Drive; But They Are Making It To Work

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 4:02am

Despite many obstacles, more Saudi Arabian women are joining the country's workforce. NPR's Deborah Amos profiles a successful online advertising agency that's run entirely by women.

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Fox Defends Bill O'Reilly's Account Of Falklands Conflict

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 4:02am

Fox News star Bill O'Reilly's is accused of embellishing his war reporting experience during the Falklands conflict. And in typical O'Reilly fashion, he's not taking the accusations lying down.

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Lenovo Sued Over Superfish Adware

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 4:02am

Renee Montagne talks to Jordan Robertson of Bloomberg News about computer maker Lenovo, which allowed controversial spyware to be embedded onto the operating systems of laptops sold in the U.S.

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