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RIDGELAND, Miss. — A tea party official charged with conspiring to take photos of U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran’s wife inside a nursing home apparently committed suicide Friday, police said, days after Cochran won a nasty Republican primary. The body...
Responding to the president and CEO of the Securities Investor Protection Corporation, Larry Kotiloff stands by his call that you should close your brokerage account. Photo by Flickr user Tax Credits. Editor’s Note: After Larry Kotlikoff wrote...
Photo by Flickr user Håkan Dahlström Swedish furniture retailer Ikea will boost average minimum wage for its U.S. retail employees by 17 percent to $10.76 per hour, the company announced Thursday. The company says it will determine wages for each...
A woman’s ability to become pregnant late in life may indicate potential for increased longevity. Photo by Flickr user J.K. Califf A new study released Wednesday indicates a possible correlation between a woman’s ability to give birth...
Photo via United States Senate Historical Office WASHINGTON — Howard Baker’s question sliced to the core of Watergate: “What did the president know and when did he know it?” Repeated over and again in the senator’s mild...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: The U.S. and Britain made fresh diplomatic efforts today to address the growing turmoil in Iraq.  Secretary of State John Kerry urged leading Arab states to form a united front against the Islamist...