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  1. Good Read: 'You Know You're An Obama Voter If You....."Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | WCBM-AM Pikesville

    Who are these Obama voters? They can't all have head injuries, have been in a coma for the past 4 years, or own stock in an electric car battery company. Besides having "stupid" stamped on their forehead, here's a handy guide identifying these clueless creatures.

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  2. NewsWatch: How to protect your retirement investments nowRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    The final hammer has fallen at the 2015 Scottsdale collector car auctions, and the results are in. See full story.

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  3. Feds place 150 union pension funds in 'critical' statusRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    The Labor Department says 150 union multi-employer pension funds are in "critical status," meaning that they lack enough assets to meet at least 65 percent of their future obligations. Another 85 funds are listed as being "endangered," meaning they lack the assets to meet at least 80 percent of their future obligations.

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  4. How to Be a Better ShopperRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Scientific American

    The other day an e-mail from Old Navy arrived in my in-box with the subject line "Buy one, get one 50 percent off all activewear. Two days only!" I get these sales e-mails from the store almost weekly, and even though I know exactly what the marketers are doing , I usually click - and often end up purchasing - anyway.

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  5. Dave Ramsey: Generating passive income isn't complicatedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Newms360.com

    Q. I've been following your plan, and I'd like to find a way to make a little more money on the side. Do you have any ideas for generating some passive income? A. First, I want to make sure you're not getting involved with some get-rich-quick scheme, like a nothing-down real estate seminar.

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  6. Holyoke Council help sought in removing name of former...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MassLive.com

    HOLYOKE -- An employee who ceased working in the city treasurer's office more than four years ago has asked the City Council for help in getting her name removed from all accounts associated with that office. Patricia Tenney, who now works in the city clerk's office, said Friday her concern is whether she could be held responsible if her name remains on accounts.

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  7. Closing delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | St. Paul Real Estate Blog

    The closing is the final step in a home sale. Here in Minnesota we actual close at the table and exchange keys to the house and a deed for money.

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  8. Amick: Organ donation in New Jersey still lags behind most of the countryRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NJ.com

    Ruben Lambert from NJ Sharing Network signs for a kidney with Regina Mitchell at Continental Office at Newark Airport in this file photo. In spite of the efforts of many dedicated people in and out of government, New Jersey continues to lag behind most other states in the percentage of residents who have registered to donate their organs for transplanting after their death.

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  9. Who doesn't like a little more money?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | My Manitoba.com

    Hey, we survived the month of January without much frostbite, and many of us older Canadians suddenly have more money in our jeans than we did a year ago. Around New Year's Day, the bean-counters in Ottawa calculate a cost of living adjustment for the Old Age Security payments that go out every month.

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  10. Has Child Protective Sevices Lost Their Collective Mind?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Back in the day, I smoked a little pot. My friends and I would sit in the den, watch bad horror movies, eat tons of potato chips, and pass a joint around.

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  11. What slowing economy? US consumers are in a mood to spendRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    In this Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015 photo, BurgerFi restaurant supervisor Alexis Charles, right, takes an order from Ellisa Horvath of Aventura, Fla., at the restaurant in Aventura. Companies such as the gourmet hamburger chain BurgerFi plan to nearly double in size from their existing 65 restaurants this year.

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  12. Tom Kacich: Rauner to call for sweeping changesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    Bruce Rauner last month promised to try to bring "a big transformation" to Illinois government, but I'm not sure anyone anticipated how big. After listening to two separate "previews" of this week's State of the State address, I counted at least 15 major, sometimes controversial, sometimes dead-on-arrival initiatives that the new Republican governor apparently wants to undertake.

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  13. Millennials Returning to Mortgage MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Call them the prodigal millennials: Statistical measures and anecdotal reports suggest that young couples and singles in their late 20s and early 30s have begun making a belated entry into the homebuying market, pushed by mortgage rates in the mid-3 percent range, government efforts to ease credit requirements and deep frustrations at having to pay rising rents without creating equity. Listen to Kathleen Hart, who just bought a condo unit with her husband, Devin Wall, that looks out on the Columbia River in Wenatchee, Wash.: "We were just tired of renting, tired of sharing with roommates, and not having a place of our own.

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  14. Fw: Fw: Ms. Ann FlanneryRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CNN

    This iReport has been removed because it was flagged by the community and found to be in violation of the iReport Community Guidelines and Terms of Use . Jimmy Ortiz Saucedo Santa Cruz de la Sierra fue una ciudad bien planificada desde su fundaciA3n.

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  15. Should Paid Sick Time Be Required? Should All Employers Be Required to Provide Paid Sick Leave?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Last week: Reacting to Obama's tax proposals, do you agree that high-income capital gains taxes are too low and middle-class taxes are too high? NO Regardless of how you feel about the issue, the bottom line is that it will affect small businesses and consumers if all businesses are mandated to provide paid sick leave. Small businesses already operate on a thin margin, so being required to provide paid sick leave regardless if it's three days or seven days could cause them to lay off employees, raise prices for their good or services, or close their doors.

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  16. What to do when behind on retirement savingsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | USA Today

    You're in your 50s, the kids have moved out and the panic sets in: you don't have nearly enough retirement savings. More than a third of the country's workforce is with you: 36% say they and their spouse have What to do when behind on retirement savings You're in your 50s, the kids have moved out and the panic sets in: you don't have nearly enough retirement savings.

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  17. Social Security recipients can get tax info onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | USA Today

    Social Security recipients can get tax info online Tax filers can print out that form and use it to prepare taxes. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1BJQbWK The Social Security Administration is kicking off a service that allows recipients to instantly view a replacement SSA-1099 online.

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  18. The Average American Got a $4,580 Tax Deduction by Doing This. Did You?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    Everyone likes to cut their tax bill whenever they can, and with tax season upon us, millions of Americans are frantically looking for tax breaks they can take advantage of to pay less in April. There's a tax deduction that most Americans are eligible to take that can let you reduce your taxable income by thousands of dollars.

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  19. Be ready: retirement requires savingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    Recent reports suggest many Canadians are not saving enough for retirement * . And with Canadians living longer, healthier lives than ever before, your retirement income will likely need to last for twenty, thirty or more years.

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  20. Millennials are finally entering home-buying marketRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Call them the prodigal millennials: Statistical measures and anecdotal reports suggest that young couples and singles in their late 20s and early 30s have begun making a belated entry into the home-buying market, pushed by mortgage rates in the mid-3% range, government efforts to ease credit requirements and deep frustrations at having to pay rising rents without creating equity. Listen to Kathleen Hart, who just bought a condo unit with her husband, Devin Wall, that looks out on the Columbia River in Wenatchee, Wash.: "We were just tired of renting, tired of sharing with roommates and not having a place of our own.

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