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US civil rights leaders hope to build bridges and learn from Northern Ireland   - 11 Hours ago
When US congressman John Lewis , the civil rights leader who walked beside Martin Luther King jnr on many of the marches for social change in 1960s America, visited Montgomery, Alabama , a year ago, local

Police patrol social media to find criminals   - 7 Hours ago
ROCKFORD (WREX) - A jury convicts a Rockford man of murder, in part, because he bragged about the crime on Facebook. Just like checking status updates is the norm in most of our lives it's also becoming

How 'Heartbleed' threatens HealthCare.gov- ObamaCare projections raise enrollment   - 8 Hours ago
Users of HealthCare.gov are being asked to change their passwords due to the federal exchange’s potential vulnerability to the Heartbleed security flaw, and the warning is troubling, analysts say, as

Private firms stimulate U.S. economy while fighting global poverty   - 9 Hours ago
Since 1990, nearly 1 billion people have been released from the chains of extreme poverty. The poverty rate among developing countries has fallen to 20.6% in 2010, from 43.1% in 1990. This remarkable

Income Inequality in US Narrows in Turning Point: JPMorgan   - 9 Hours ago
The Marriner S. Eccles Federal Reserve building stands in Washington DC in 2012. US Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen says that growing wage disparity is “one of the most important issues and one of
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Uh-Oh: Civil Rights Group Targets Bravo Over ‘RHOA’ Fight   - 10 Hours ago
Civil rights group ColorOfChange has a bone to pick with Bravo over its African-American centered programs in the wake of Sunday’s Real Housewives of Atlanta reunion, which saw castmember  Kenya Moore

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5 Lessons From US Airways’ Social Media Scandal (Column)   - 10 Hours ago
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Raising Taxes on Corporations that Pay Their CEOs Royally and Treat Their Workers   - 11 Hours ago
Cross-posted from Blog Until the 1980s, corporate CEOs were paid, on average, 30 times what their typical worker was paid. Since then, CEO pay has  skyrocketed  to 280 times the pay of a typical
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Return $10M to HUD? No so fast, officials told   - 8 Hours ago
Federal officials may take months or even years to reach a final decision on whether Luzerne County will be forced to repay $10 million in loans for projects that have not created jobs, county Community

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Six-Year-Old On Mission To Help Homeless | Good Kid   - 8 Hours ago
Six-year-old Isaiah Sachs poses next to items he collected for the Topeka Rescue Mission.(Photo submitted) (WIBW) - It's not unusual for a young person to be concerned about the homeless, but it's

Congresswoman Lowey Announces $241,000 Federal Grant for New York Medical College   - 9 Hours ago
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Lowey (D-Westchester/Rockland), the senior Democrat on the House Appropriations Committee, today announced a $241, 500 federal grant for New York Medical College (NYMC)
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Rosewood Park Post-Acute Rehab Receives Top Honors by US News and World Report and   - 8 Hours ago
Rosewood Post-Acute Rehab receives "Best Nursing Home" designation by US News and World Report and a five-star rating from Medicare. (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 More than 3 million Americans spent

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HUD audit finds two ‘significant deficiencies’ at Southern Nevada Housing Authority   - 10 Hours ago
A six-month audit of the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority disclosed findings described by agency Executive Director John Hill as “a bump in the road.” There was no fraud uncovered, nothing

Social surrogates, women opting out of pregnancy   - 10 Hours ago
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ISU students' Social Security numbers compromised by hackers   - 11 Hours ago
Iowa State University has discovered that some students' Social Security numbers may have been compromised in a breach that affected five departmental servers on campus. The breach compromised the information

L.A. County supervisors weigh reforms in troubled child welfare system   - 11 Hours ago
Warned that its safety net for abused and neglected children is in a “ state of emergency ,” the county Board of Supervisors Tuesday vowed to weigh the recommendations of the Blue Ribbon Commission on

U.S. official responsible for reforming Medicare is leaving post   - 5 Hours ago
By David Morgan WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Obama administration on Tuesday announced the departure of the top health official responsible for reforming Medicare under President Barack Obama’s healthcare
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Krauthammer: Obama's Plan is to Semi-Nationalize Healthcare   - 22 Hours ago
Obamacare’s endgame is the semi-nationalization of American healthcare, syndicated columnist Charles Krauthammer said on Fox News’ "Special Report with Bret Baier." "What the real objective of Obamacare

Obamacare incentives spark unlikely healthcare partnership for after hours care   - 12 Hours ago
At Swedish Medical Center’s Cherry Hill hospital, the “EMERGENCY” sign glows bright in the dusk above the emergency-room entrance. Some 18,000 people sought help here last year. Right next to the sign,

Long time coming: African-American Civil Rights Organizations embrace Environmentalism   - 13 Hours ago
When I started blogging 8 years ago, the blogosphere like a lonely place. I hadn’t yet met another Black Science blogger (and I wouldn’t come across another one for 2.5 years), so when I rolled out the

US HUD's Donovan: Critical Housing Reform Bill Marked-up Soon   - 13 Hours ago
By WASHINGTON (MNI) - Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan Tuesday said it is critical that the bipartisan Senate housing finance reform bill reach the Senate floor before the window

US Ranks 16th in 2014 Social Progress Index   - 13 Hours ago
The Social Progress Imperative recently released its , ranking the United States in 16th place among 132 countries. Harvard Business School Professor Michael Porter, a Republican who led the report team,

Medicare chief Jonathan Blum leaving Obama administration   - 17 Hours ago
April 22, 2014 The Obama administration's top Medicare official is stepping down from his post. CMS Principal Deputy Administrator Jonathan Blum has been with the agency for more than five years.
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KW Director calls for universal healthcare insurance   - 4/22/2014
Ung Pui Kun The Director of Kiang Wu Hospital, Ung Pui Kun, has urged the government to start preparing for the future challenges that it will face when providing healthcare services to Macau residents.

TGI Friday's accused of labor law violations   - 4/21/2014
TGI Friday's, one of the nation's most popular casual dining chains, has been named in a class action lawsuit for systematically underpaying tipped workers. Friday's requires tipped workers to arrive
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