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Report: Feinstein Compares Immigrant Children To Jews Fleeing Nazi Germany
Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., reportedly made a comparison between "boatloads of Jewish immigrants" turned away from the U.S. as they attempted escape from Nazi Germany during World War II and the current influx of illegal immigrants coming across the border today.
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Getty Images And iStock iOS Apps Get A Big Overhaul And The New Embed Function
Stock photography giant Getty Images is updating its iOS apps, including iStock, which gets its update today, and Getting Images proper, which is receiving its overhaul on July 17. Both apps feature design changes that make the photography they show off much more the central focus, with great-looking lightbox designs for browsing, including mosaic ... (more)
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Federal Eye: Senate confirms Julian Castro to head HUD
The Senate confirmed San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro in a 71 to 26 vote Wednesday to serve as secretary of Housing and Urban Development, enhancing the profile of an already-rising star in the Democratic ranks.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Pot legal in Washington, but shops struggle to find suppliers
Cale Holdsworth, who was in town from Kansas to visit his family, made the first purchase at Top Shelf Cannabis in Bellingham, Wash.: 2 grams of pot for $26.50.
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Russia says U.S. 'kidnapped' cyberhacking suspect
The 30-year-old son of Russian lawmaker Valery Seleznev, seen here in 2001, was seized by U.S. Secret Service agents in the Maldives and flown to Guam on charges of stealing more than 200,000 U.S. credit- and debit-card numbers.
Russia says U.S. 'kidnapped' cyberhacking suspect
A 45-year-old Erin man was charged Tuesday in the death of a 26-year-old woman whose body was found... The 30-year-old son of Russian lawmaker Valery Seleznev, seen here in 2001, was seized by U.S. Secret Service agents in the Maldives and flown to Guam on charges of stealing more than 200,000 U.S. credit- and debit-card numbers.
Washington Begins Legal Sales Of Recreational Marijuana; Strong Sales Create Weed Shortage
Mike Watson buys marijuana at Top Shelf Cannabis, a retail marijuana store, on July 8, 2014 in Bellingham, Washington.
Colorado officials watch Washington retail marijuana sales from afar
Marijuana fills a display case at Cannabis City Tuesday, July 8, 2014, in Seattle, on the first day that sales of recreational pot became legal in the state.
Outside the Box: Why you'll get a raise earlier than you think
Companies added 288,000 new jobs in June, and the unemployment rate dropped to 6.1%.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Archer Daniels Midland buying Wild Flavors
A creditor is demanding immediate repayment of a $10 million loan made to American Apparel.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Los Angeles Times
Some ideas for investors on how to cope with low interest rates
If interest rates are stuck near current depressed levels for years to come, as many Wall Street pros predict, investors and savers may need a new game plan.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Washington State Is Low On Weed For Retail Marijuana Debut
Anthony Nitowski smokes two joints outside at Hempfest on April 20, 2014, in Seattle.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Gates says fixing education toughest challenge
Microsoft Corp Chairman Bill Gates speaks during a session in Davos on January 24, 2014.
Harrop: Should Amazon just take over?
Amazon.com founder and CEO Jeff Bezos presents the company's first smartphone, the Fire Phone, on June 18 in Seattle, Wash.
Daily Digest: 7 tips for avoiding a misdiagnosis, plus 9 more stories
Customers enter a Hobby Lobby store in Antioch, Calif. The U.S. Supreme Court is hearing arguments from crafts store chain Hobby Lobby about the Affordable Care Act's contraceptive mandate and how it violates the religious freedom of the company and its owners.
Crude by Rail: Industries Await Regulation That Will Affect Bakken Shipments
The one-year anniversary of the Lac MA©gantic, Quebec, crash is Sunday. Amid a boom in rail shipments of crude oil from North Dakota's Bakken formation, and after a series of fiery accidents, oil companies, railroads, and people living in communities along rail lines are waiting for an Obama administration rule likely to have a big impact on ... (more)
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Getty Images A Cliche-Killer At Cannes
Getty Images had a much-expanded presence than in the past at this year's Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity , not least due the Festival's broadening appeal across the marketing spectrum.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Dockworker strike would cost economy billions
A strike by dockworkers at the Port of Los Angeles and other West Coast terminals would disrupt the economy.
GoPro Goes Public: Camera Maker Up 30 Percent
A GoPro Hero 3+ sits on display during the company's initial public offering at the Nasdaq Stock Exchange on June 26, 2014 in New York City.
Twitter reportedly testing 'Retweet With Comment' feature
NOVEMBER 07: In this photo illustration, the Twitter logo and hashtag '#Ring!' is displayed on a mobile device as the company announced its initial public offering and debut on the New York Stock Exchange on November 7, 2013 in London, England.