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Regulators Act To Require Stronger Bank Capital

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 1:13pm

Regulators act to require stronger bank capital

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Germany Salvages Companies' Power Discounts

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 1:13pm

Germany salvages companies' power discounts

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Big Outside Groups Overshadow Parties In Key Races

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 1:13pm

Big outside groups overshadow parties in key races

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Calif. Lawmaker Leeland Yee Pleads Not Guilty To Corruption

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 1:11pm

Yee, a Democractic senator who advocated for more gun control, was arrested on gun trafficking charges. He denied those charges in a federal court on Tuesday.

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Sandberg Back With New 'Lean In' For Graduates

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 1:03pm

Sandberg back with new 'Lean In' for graduates

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Sweet Apple, 'Boys In Her Fanclub'

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 1:03pm

Sweet Apple exists in an alternate universe where power-pop worships at the altar of Thin Lizzy instead of Big Star. Co-directed by John Petkovic and Jeff Feuerzeig, the band takes over the Rose Bowl.

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'Parenthood' Is Hard, But NBC Gets This Family Drama Right

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 1:03pm

Critic David Bianculli says family dramas have always been one of television's most difficult genres to do properly — without getting too sweet, too overwrought, or too predictable.

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Flight 370 Vanished A Month Ago. What Happens Now?

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 12:59pm

An international search effort has spent weeks combing the Indian Ocean for signs of the missing Boeing 777. Here's a summary of where we are with the hunt for the jetliner.

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Marian Anderson's Concert Dress Goes On View In DC

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 12:53pm

Marian Anderson's concert dress goes on view in DC

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US Tells Iran That UN Envoy Pick Is 'Not Viable'

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 12:53pm

US tells Iran that UN envoy pick is 'not viable'

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Scant Relief: Summer Gas Price To Dip 1 Cent

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 11:33am

Scant relief: Summer gas price to dip 1 cent

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Comcast Argues Benefits Of Time Warner Cable Deal

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 11:33am

Comcast argues benefits of Time Warner Cable deal

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Irish Leader Guest Of Queen On State Visit To UK

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 11:33am

Irish leader guest of queen on state visit to UK

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New Mix: Mirah, Fennesz, Brody Dalle, Chet Faker, More

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 11:32am

This week, our hosts share an essential mix filled with song premieres. Hear new music from Mirah's first solo album in five years, Brody Dalle, The Fresh & Onlys, Chet Faker, and more!

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Vaccinating Children: Who Gets To Decide?

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 11:29am

Health officials are on edge after outbreaks of measles and whooping cough. Colorado lawmakers want to make it tougher for parents to opt out of immunizing their children. A panel of parents weigh in.

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Ken Jeong, Leaving Medicine For Movies

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 11:29am

Ken Jeong has played Señor Chang on the TV show Community, and Mr. Chow in the film The Hangover. But he was previously known by patients as Dr. Jeong. He talks about getting his big break in acting.

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Prepaid Debit Cards Not As Simple As They Seem

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 11:29am

More people are using prepaid debit cards, but not all the cards work the same way, especially when it comes to the fees they charge. Money Coach Alvin Hall gives some tips.

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Not Guilty Verdict Can Still Lead To Ruined Lives

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 11:29am

The criminal justice system can sometimes feed the poverty cycle, even for people who are eventually found not guilty. The Bronx Defenders is helping low-income defendants navigate the justice system.

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NASA Image Shows Volcanic Island Has Annexed Its Neighbor

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 11:28am

NASA says the Western Pacific island of Nishino-shima has merged with its newly created volcanic companion, forming one larger landmass.

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GOP Leader: La. Lawmaker's Apology Appropriate

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 11:23am

GOP leader: La. lawmaker's apology appropriate

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