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Secretary of State John Kerry was shuttling back and forth to Geneva, Switzerland, as efforts curb the development of a nuclear bomb reached a tentative agreement early Sunday, Nov. 24.

Tue, 11/26/2013 - 5:16pm

Retirement for those in their 60s is out of the question for many baby boomers. Some boomers failed to plan. Others lost their nest eggs leading up to the Great Recession crash.

Sun, 11/24/2013 - 6:27pm

Obama says 100 million have enrolled in Affordable Care Act Grandios is one thing. Dillusional is quite another.

Wed, 11/20/2013 - 9:28pm

Unless your car has been on blocks you should be pleased with the continued decline in the cost of operating your car. Locally, prices at the pump have been at $2.99 a gallon. Something not seen in quite a while.

Tue, 11/19/2013 - 5:21pm

It's been 10 years since the news of Dru Sjodin's abduction from a mall parking lot in Grand Forks, N.D. hit the news. The 22-year-old Minnesota native was abducted and killed by a previously convicted sex offender Alfonso Rodriguez Jr.

Mon, 11/18/2013 - 5:30pm

Senior Democrat Sen. Diane Feinstein, Calif., has joined a choir of President Obama's own party calling for a "fix" of the Affordable Care Act.

Fri, 11/15/2013 - 5:42pm

Former Federal Reserve official Andrew Huszar told CNBC that quantitative easing (QE) has not been beneficial to the recovery of the U.S. economy following the Great Recession. "My argument is not that QE was not at all useful," he said.

Thu, 11/14/2013 - 5:32pm

Stop the presses - I've always wanted to say that, but I have never had a reason until today. It appears that a recent poll was conducted by Lumosity: "Smartest Cities in America" that chose the 100 smartest cities in America.

Wed, 11/13/2013 - 6:17pm

Reports from the Philippines where Typhoon Haiyan struck are grim. U.S. response to the call for help was almost immediate.

Tue, 11/12/2013 - 6:36pm

Kathleen Sebelius, health and human services secretary, admitted before the Senate Finance Committee on Nov. 6 that a convicted felon could be a navigator (one who takes information from citizens enrolling in the Affordable Care Act).

Mon, 11/11/2013 - 6:15pm