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At Least 5 Dead In Violent Clashes In Nicaragua Over Social Security Changes
Thousands take to the streets as discontent with government crackdowns builds amid roiling protests.
Bernie Sanders Says 'Cardi B Is Right' About Who Really Made America Great Again
The senator, who wants to boost Social Security, tweeted the rapper's thoughts on FDR.
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These Were The Most Popular Baby Names In The 1980s
Shoutout to all the '80s babies!
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These Were The Hottest Baby Names 100 Years Ago
We looked back at parents' favorites in 1918.
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20 Space-Themed Baby Names Parents Are Giving Their Newborns
Galaxy, Moon, Mercury and more.
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These Were The Most Popular Baby Names In The 1960s
Lookin' at you, Lisas and Karens!
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Equifax Says Another 2.4 Million Customers Hit By Data Breach In 2017
By Jim Finkle & Aparajita Saxena, Reuters
The company's shares were down 2 percent on Thursday.
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These Were The Most Popular Baby Names In The 1940s
Mary, Carol and Sandra dominated.
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It Won't Be Easy For Blue States To Dodge The GOP Tax Law
Democratic efforts to offset the lost state tax deductions are fraught with practical and political problems.
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There's A New IRS Tax Scam That Comes With A Twist
When the feds appear to giveth and taketh away.
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Don’t Buy The Hype, Universal Basic Income Won’t Tackle Poverty Or Inequality
, Guest Writer
"It will not, in fact, disturb a hair on the head of modern capitalism."
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6 Baby Names That Have Tanked In Popularity
And the likely reasons Americans rejected them.
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Ivanka Trump And Marco Rubio’s Paid Leave Plan Is A Disaster For Women
The Rubanka scheme would imperil women’s financial security -- and put the Social Security system on a disastrous path.
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No, You Don't Have To Give Your Doctor Your Social Security Number
It's actually pretty risky if you do.
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These Were The Trendiest Baby Names In The Late '80s
Shout out to the Jessicas and Ambers of the world.
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Kris Kobach Posted Partial Social Security Numbers Of Thousands Of Kansas Officials Online
State law required Kobach's office to disclose forms with the information. But he went a step further and put them on the internet.
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Parents Are Honoring Their Favorite Musicians With These Baby Names
From Wilco and Beyonce to Jagger and Bowie.
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65 City-Inspired Baby Names Parents Are Giving Their Newborns
Chicago West is in good company.
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The History Of The Baby Name 'Chicago'
How popular is the name Kim Kardashian and Kanye West chose for their daughter?
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Why Do Republicans Hate America?
Their efforts to hollow out the American economy reveal a deep, unrelenting disdain for this nation.
Social Security Has Paid Benefits To My Dead Husband For A Year
This is why the Social Security Administration is a nightmare to deal with.
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2017 Was The Year Of Hacks. 2018 Probably Won't Be Better.
Remembering Equifax, Uber and all the other data breaches of the last year.
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Bernie Sanders Clarifies Comments About Middle-Class Tax Cuts In GOP Bill
“Let's pass tax reform that permanently benefits all middle-income and working-class families without giving tax breaks to the top 1 percent," he said.
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Diverting Class Warfare Into Generational Warfare: Round LVIII
, Guest Writer
With the Republicans having just passed a $1.5 trillion tax cut, the bulk of which goes to the richest one percent, it was
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Democrats Are Attacking The GOP For Its Hypocrisy On Deficits. That Might Be A Mistake.
The argument could backfire, some progressive economists fear.
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The Middle Class Is So Christmas Past
Leo W. Gerard
International President United Steelworkers union
Republicans promised the American people a tax bill for Christmas, and this week they delivered. It’s definitely a bill for
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