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Immigration plan good, not great for economy

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President Barack Obama's expansive executive action on immigration is good for the U.S. economy -- just not as good as partnering with Congress on broader reforms.

 

 

Report questions role of wealth in Sandy Hook shooter's care

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A new report asks whether the race and affluence of Adam Lanza's family influenced decisions about how to care for his mental health problems.

 

 

Ferguson grand jury unusual in many ways

Posted less than 6 hours ago in National

Not much is normal about the Missouri grand jury responsible for deciding whether to charge a suburban St. Louis police officer for fatally shooting Michael Brown.

 

 

For one night on stage, embattled Cosby his old self

Posted less than 6 hours ago in National

The protesters didn't show, the would-be hecklers didn't take the bait, the weeks of headlines about sexual assaults disappeared and Bill Cosby, for 90 minutes at least, regained the revered status he long enjoyed.

 

 

Obama spurns Republicans with expansive immigration orders

Posted 11/21/2014 in National

Spurning furious Republicans, President Barack Obama unveiled expansive executive actions on immigration Thursday night.

 

 

Hearing draws apology, admission in air bag mess

Posted 11/21/2014 in National

The global quality chief of Takata Corp. apologized and an official from Honda acknowledged the automaker broke a disclosure law as a Senate committee put the spotlight on a growing problem with exploding air bags.

 

 

Soaring generic drug prices draw Senate scrutiny

Posted 11/21/2014 in National

Some low-cost generic drugs that have helped restrain health care costs for decades are seeing unexpected price spikes of up to 8,000 percent.

 

Judge says crowing Oregon rooster must go

Posted 11/21/2014 in National

It was just the first of Mr. Rooster's problems that he was first believed to be a Ms.

 

Florida woman latest to accuse Cosby of forced sex

Posted 11/21/2014 in National

A Florida woman who came forward Thursday became the fourth in recent weeks to say Bill Cosby gave her pills that made her feel groggy then forced himself on her sexually.

 

 

Thanksgiving getaway: 46.3 million to hit the road

Posted 11/21/2014 in National

The good news for Thanksgiving travelers: the price of gas is at five-year lows. The bad news: a lot more people will be on the road.

 

 

Obama to announce immigration action tonight

Posted 11/20/2014 in National

In a broad test of his executive powers, President Barack Obama declared Wednesday he will sidestep Congress and order his own federal action on immigration.

 

 

TV Land pulls 'Cosby Show' from lineup

Posted 11/20/2014 in National

NBC has scrapped a Bill Cosby comedy that was under development and TV Land will stop airing reruns of "The Cosby Show."

 

Cuban couple keeps rodents called hutias as pets

Posted 11/20/2014 in National

Some people keep guinea pigs or hamsters as pets.

 

Study: Banking industry culture fosters cheating

Posted 11/20/2014 in National

The banking industry seems to bring out dishonesty in people, a new study suggests.

 

 

Democrats: Go big on the economy in 2016

Posted 11/20/2014 in National

Democrats say the main lesson of the November election is simple: Go big on the economy.

 

 

Showdown looms between U.S. government, air bag maker

Posted 11/20/2014 in National

A showdown is looming between U.S. safety regulators and a Japanese company that makes air bags linked to multiple deaths and injuries. Car companies and the driving public are caught in the middle.

 

 

GOP governors attack Obama's immigration order

Posted 11/20/2014 in National

The nation's Republican governors on Wednesday lashed out at President Barack Obama's plans to unilaterally protect millions of immigrants from deportation.

 

 

Obama picks NTSB member as new auto safety chief

Posted 11/20/2014 in National

President Obama is nominating a transportation safety and human fatigue expert to revive the troubled agency charged with keeping the nation's highways safe.

 

 

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