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Extraordinary Measures

Debt-Default Crisis 2015: Raise, and Then Raze, the Debt Ceiling (Part 1)

Victor Williams | Posted 05.17.2015 | Politics
Victor Williams

At the stroke of midnight, March 16, 2015, the debt ceiling was again breached. The Treasury Department has begun "extraordinary measures" to forestall the certain default. Jack Lew must rob Peter to pay Paul.

Luke Johnson

Treasury Issues Warning On Debt Ceiling | Luke Johnson | Posted 10.02.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Treasury Department began using "final extraordinary measures" Tuesday in anticipation of the country's statutory debt limit being r...

Sam Stein

DGA Chair Martin O'Malley: GOP Risking National Default To Deny Obama Second Term | Sam Stein | Posted 07.11.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With states and cities already suffering the consequences of the nation creeping toward hitting the legal debt limit, one Democratic gov...

William Alden

As Treasury Prevents Default, 'Headache' For Cities, States Begins | William Alden | Posted 07.04.2011 | Business

NEW YORK -- As the federal government approaches its legal debt ceiling and scrambles to avoid default, the first losers will be cities and states. ...

Old stars and new independents: A modest suggestion

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

I've got an idea for how to change independent film and kick-start the kind of serious attention that video-on-demand seems to require. And it all s...

Strengthening Ties Between Research And Clinical Communities

Dr. Harold Koplewicz | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Harold Koplewicz

I feel so strongly about the need for stronger ties between the research and clinical communities that my new organization, The Child Study Center Foundation, has made these partnerships its central mission.

Jessica Simpson's High Hair & High Neck (PHOTO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Jessica Simpson attended the premiere of "Extraordinary Measures" with a sexy secretary look on Tuesday night. Simpson, who often wears low-cut dresse...

January 2010 Films Aim to Revive Struggling Actors' Careers

Danny Groner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Danny Groner

January is notoriously a slow month for movies. But this year, from what I've seen of previews, it looks like Hollywood's throwing in the towel for the entire month.