Business
4:11 am
Fri August 29, 2014

Retailers Entice Shoppers To Get Ready For New School Year

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Law
4:08 am
Fri August 29, 2014

Case Could Jeopardize Washington State Recreational Pot Law

Originally published on Fri August 29, 2014 7:12 pm

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Latin America
4:04 am
Fri August 29, 2014

Drought Conditions Wreak Havoc On Latin America

Originally published on Fri August 29, 2014 7:00 am

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NPR Story
4:02 am
Fri August 29, 2014

Michel Martin Recaps #BeyondFerguson

Originally published on Fri August 29, 2014 8:40 am

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NPR Story
4:02 am
Fri August 29, 2014

Chicago's Gang Violence Limits Kids Mobility

Originally published on Fri August 29, 2014 8:41 am

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NPR Story
4:02 am
Fri August 29, 2014

'Life Of Crime' Has Authentic Elmore Leonard Snap

Originally published on Fri August 29, 2014 11:20 am

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Around the Nation
4:02 am
Fri August 29, 2014

Weekend Musher Finds Dogs Keep Her Hanging On

Originally published on Fri August 29, 2014 7:00 am

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Business
4:02 am
Fri August 29, 2014

Barclays To Finance Detroit's Exit From Bankruptcy

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Business
2:38 am
Fri August 29, 2014

As BP Pays For Oil Spill Impact, Some People Aren't Seeing The Cash

Patrick Roy's company, Coastal Rental Equipment, used to rent these large pumps to offshore divers who work for oil and natural gas drillers. After the BP oil spill, when the government introduced a moratorium on drilling in the Gulf of Mexico, the Patterson, La., business suffered losses and eventually shut down.
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Originally published on Fri August 29, 2014 2:22 pm

BP's 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico disrupted business all along the coastline. Through the end of July, the oil giant paid more than $13 billion to compensate people, businesses and communities affected. The company is disputing some of those claims in court battles that could drag on for years.

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Books
2:33 am
Fri August 29, 2014

Rep. Ryan Calls For 'Culture Of Inclusion' To Tackle Poverty

Wisconsin Republican Rep. Paul Ryan speaks during a news conference at the Union League Club of Chicago on Aug. 21.
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Originally published on Fri August 29, 2014 7:00 am

Rep. Paul Ryan, chairman of the House Budget Committee, used to have a habit of describing the American people in two categories. There were the "makers" — people paying taxes — and the "takers" — people getting government benefits.

Today, the Wisconsin Republican says he was wrong, and that the country needs to overhaul how it thinks about poverty. In his new book, The Way Forward: Renewing the American Idea, he offers ways to redirect federal spending to fighting poverty.

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