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Obama: Congress Should Act On Tax Cut, Housing

AP   |  MATTHEW DALY   |   October 6, 2012

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama says a new report showing that the unemployment rate has dropped below 8 percent is a sign the still-sluggish economy...

Gas Drilling Wastewater Lawsuit Filed By Arkansas Property Owners

AP   |  CHUCK BARTELS   |   October 6, 2012

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A group of residents in Independence and Faulkner counties are suing three natural gas drilling companies, claiming that waste fluids...

2012 Race Shaken Up By Debate, Jobs Report

AP   |  CHARLES BABINGTON and THOMAS BEAUMONT   |   October 6, 2012

FISHERSVILLE, Va. -- The presidential race enters its final month enlivened by two events with the potential to reshape the contest or perhaps negate each...

Mitt Romney 'Job Crisis' Declaration Comes After Employment Gains

AP   |  KEN THOMAS and STEVE PEOPLES   |   October 6, 2012

WASHINGTON — Opening the campaign's last month, Mitt Romney ticked off indicators of economic misery Saturday night to suggest that a drop in unemployment hasn't...

BP Oil Spill Settlement: Gulf Coast Senators Sign Bipartisan Letter Seeking Fair Deal

Reuters   |   October 6, 2012

By Roberta Rampton WASHINGTON, Oct 5 (Reuters) - Senators from the U.S. Gulf Coast urged President Barack Obama on Friday to ensure that any legal...

Joseph Stiglitz: Jobs Numbers Conspiracy 'Literally Absurd'

The Huffington Post   |   October 9, 2012

Joseph Stiglitz appeared on 'Up w/ Chris Hayes' to discuss the jobs report released on Friday. Several prominent conservative figures, including former GE CEO Jack...

Bill Maher Schools Frank Luntz On Rich Democrats vs. Rich Republicans (VIDEO)

  |   October 6, 2012

There were numerous contentious moments in Bill Maher's "Real Time" interview with conservative pollster Frank Luntz, but perhaps the most compelling was an off-the-cuff response...

How The Financial Crisis Is Killing African Children

NPR   |  JASON BEAUBIEN   |   October 6, 2012

Gold in general has great PR. It's slick, it's hip, it's bling. But in a remote corner of West Africa, it's killing children....

Mark Pincus, Zynga CEO, Lost $4 Million Per Day

CNBC   |  Robert Frank   |   October 6, 2012

Mark Pincus is the latest social-media CEO to become a billionaire - and then a former billionaire - in just six months....

RBS Libor Settlement Faces Delays

Reuters   |   October 6, 2012

* Deal now unlikely until late 2012/early 2013 - sources * Regulators at different stages of investigation - sources * Bank had hoped for settlement...

Andrew Engeldinger, Minnesota Gunman, Said 'Oh Really' Before He Started Shooting

AP   |  STEVE KARNOWSKI   |   October 6, 2012

MINNEAPOLIS — After being told he was losing his job at a Minneapolis sign company, Andrew Engeldinger responded by saying "oh really," taking out a...

Foxconn Workers Strike In China Over Poor Work Conditions: Reports

AP   |  DIDI TANG   |   October 6, 2012

BEIJING — Foxconn Technology Group denied on Saturday that production was affected at a Chinese factory that makes Apple's iPhones, although both state media and...
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Linda McMahon Lobbying For WWE Helped Deregulate Wrestling Amid Scandals

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Michael McAuliff   |   October 6, 2012

WASHINGTON -- Connecticut GOP Senate candidate Linda McMahon, an aggressive proponent of deregulating business in this year's campaign, comes by her sentiments honestly. She was...
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