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Ask Brianna: Is 4-Year College Right for You?

Agency Managing Vast U.S. Lands Experiences Year of Upheaval

By Brianna McGurran |
If you're considering what to do after high school, or counseling someone who is, here's how to navigate the options for achieving your very own American dream.

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Indochino Set to Open Four New Locations This Spring

Indochino Set to Open Four New Locations This Spring

Feb 25
INDOCHINO, a leader in made to measure apparel, has announced that its "designed by you" showroom experience will launch this spring in key business centers in the southern United States in Charlotte, Houston, Austin and Dallas.

First National Bank to Halt Production of NRA Credit Card

First National Bank to Halt Production of NRA Credit Card

By Grant Schulte | Feb 24
The nation's largest privately-owned bank holding company will stop producing credit cards for the National Rifle Association in response to customer feedback, a spokesman said Thursday.

Seychelles Swaps Debt for Groundbreaking Marine Protection

Seychelles Swaps Debt for Groundbreaking Marine Protection

By Adelle Kalakouti | Feb 24
With deep blue waters, white sand beaches and rich marine life, the tiny island nation of the Seychelles is announcing a pioneering marine conservation plan as part of a debt swap deal with creditors.

How to Buy A House That Hasn't Been Built Yet

How to Buy A House That Hasn't Been Built Yet

By Hal Bundrick | Feb 24
Trisha and Dennis Rawlings, a couple in their early 30s, are moving to suburban Chicago and leaving their over-60-year-old first home in the St. Louis area behind.

Stores Make Push in Scan and Go Tech, Hope Shoppers Adopt It

Stores Make Push in Scan and Go Tech, Hope Shoppers Adopt It

By Anne D'Innocenzio | Feb 24
Shoppers at self-checkout lanes scanning all their groceries after they're done shopping? Old school. More stores are letting customer tally their choices with a phone app or store device as they roam the aisles.

AP-NORC Poll: People Feel Better About Economy, Not Country

AP-NORC Poll: People Feel Better About Economy, Not Country

By Laurie Kellman And Emily Swanson | Feb 24
Americans are more likely to see the national economy as having improved rather than worsened in the past 12 months, 39 percent to 24 percent, according to a survey released Friday by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research.

NPR Adopts New Measures After Sex Harassment Investigation

NPR Adopts New Measures After Sex Harassment Investigation

Feb 23
National Public Radio has adopted a series of measures to improve its workplace culture, following an independent investigation into sex harassment issues stemming from the ouster of a top executive.

AP FACT CHECK: Answers to Trump's Tweets on Russia Probe

AP FACT CHECK: Answers to Trump's Tweets on Russia Probe

By Calvin Woodward | Feb 23
By its nature, the special counsel investigation of Russian activities in the U.S. election is casting a wide net in its search for malfeasance. That hasn't stopped President Donald Trump from seeming to presume where it's going,

Perdue to Food Box Critics: Give the Idea A Chance

Perdue to Food Box Critics: Give the Idea A Chance

Feb 23
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue is defending a proposal that would cut food stamp benefits in half and replace them with a box of shelf-stable goods delivered to recipients' doorstep.

Democrats on House Panel Urge Equifax to Extend Protections

Democrats on House Panel Urge Equifax to Extend Protections

By Kevin Freking | Feb 23
Democratic lawmakers on a House investigative panel are asking the credit-monitoring company Equifax Inc. to provide free credit monitoring and identity theft protection for at least three years.

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