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Sen. Corker: If Republicans take the Senate, they could rework rather than kill Obamacare. http://t.co/EyKtxTxL5y pic.twitter.com/ournzuOICy — Capital Journal (@WSJPolitics) July 30, 2014 WASHINGTON — With Republicans close to taking...
Paul Solman notes that The Economist’s Big Mac index seems to link the wealth or poverty of the countries to the price of a Big Mac, not to manipulation of exchange rates. AP Photo/Nick Ut. We have long been admirers of the Economist magazine...
Curtis Harding spoke to Art Beat about his debut album, “Soul Power.” Soul musician Curtis Harding originally wanted to be an oceanographer. He loves the ocean, but growing up in a musical family left its mark. “My mother’s a gospel...
Parks Water Resources drills for water in Winters, California, 30 miles west of Sacramento. Photos by Spencer Michels As California suffers through an historic drought, with penalties for wasting water going into effect this week, something unusual...
The U.S. economy was expected get off to a slow start this year after a strong end to 2013 and an icy winter. AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast The U.S. economy grew at an annual rate of 4 percent this spring, rebounding strongly from the disappointing...
President Lyndon B. Johnson signing the Medicare Bill at the Harry S. Truman Library in Independence, Missouri. Former President Harry S. Truman is seated at the table with President Johnson. Lady Bird Johnson stands behind the president. Archive...