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09/25/2014 - 12:28pm

    You’re sitting in your favorite restaurant one balmy September morning.

    Your waitress brings a pot of coffee and a standard 5-ounce cup.

    “Would you like cream and sugar with it?...

09/25/2014 - 11:35am

    Let us all contemplate the fact that Rep. Mark Sanford of South Carolina is running for re-election unopposed.

    Sanford was, of course, the governor who sneaked off to Argentina for an assignation...

09/25/2014 - 11:27am

    California is on the verge of becoming the first state to ban plastic grocery bags. Governor Jerry Brown says he intends to sign the bag-banning law California lawmakers approved in early September. The ban will go into effect at grocery stores and...

09/25/2014 - 11:26am

    Even if climate science is complicated, author Naomi Klein wants you to know that finding a solution to global warming is easy.

    In her powerful new book, This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs....

09/25/2014 - 11:19am

    If you own a share of a company, how much information about the company are you entitled to? That is the question embedded in the debate over a proposed Securities and Exchange Commission rule that would force publicly traded companies to disclose their...

09/25/2014 - 11:03am

    Domestic violence is a hot topic right now - a conversation being fueled by what we've witnessed inside a fancy hotel elevator and on the stage of the Miss America pageant.

    See, it even...

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