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Democratic Senator Jeanne Shaheen and Republican challenger Scott Brown are in a tight race in New Hampshire, where women voters will likely choose the victor. Photos from NHPREditor’s note: In many closely-watched U.S. Senate races this fall...
Medical officers check passengers arriving in Sierra Leone to screen for possible Ebola infections. Photo by Carl De Souza/AFP/Getty ImagesA nurse in Spain has tested positive for Ebola. This is the first known case of someone contracting the virus...
Think twice before taking benefits early for investment purposes. Photo by Flickr user jennie-o. Larry Kotlikoff’s Social Security original 34 “secrets”, his additional secrets, his Social Security “mistakes” and his...
Lev Grossman recently published “The Magician’s Land,” the third installment in his “The Magicians” trilogy. Watch this online exclusive from his conversation with senior correspondent Jeffrey Brown. The son of two...
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