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The amazing, disappearing deficit concern

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The amazing, disappearing deficit concern

Mirrors, smoke, sleight of hand, trap doors or false walls and distractions, these are the tools of the magicians disappearing act.

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Hey, New York, Chicago has it right on cops
Compare and contrast.In 2014, three months after a banned police chokehold led to the death of Eric Garner in Staten Island, 17-year-old Laquan McDonald was shot and killed by cops in Chicago.
July 26, 2019 - 2:47 pm
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Will Johnson give special relations a positive boost?
Looking at the United Kingdom from this side of the Atlantic, its fair to say that who becomes prime minister isnt always a crucial development.
July 25, 2019 - 8:59 am
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Congress rushing to make the CIA less accountable
Its already a crime to identify a covert intelligence agent or confidential informant working overseas.
July 23, 2019 - 12:43 pm
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Trump has treated Britain shamefully over a trifling spat
Kim Darroch learned the hard way what its like to be on the receiving end of Donald Trumps grim Twitter feed.
July 15, 2019 - 8:06 am
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Help FTC, states stop scourge of dreaded robocalls
Robocalls come in all manner of manifestations. One of the latest: We answer a call, but suspecting a robocall, we say nothing.
July 8, 2019 - 8:18 am
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Heart disease drop encouraging, but brace for gripper
If youre one of the evidently healthy people who has decided that 50 is the new 40, heres a dose of sobering news.
July 1, 2019 - 8:17 am
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Job growth elixir for generational strife in the office
You never know what your cubicle mate is thinking, but recent research identified a source of workplace friction more serious than Jim from accountings use of the office microwave to heat up leftover fish: Younger workers wonder why older workers are hanging onto their jobs for so long.
June 24, 2019 - 8:14 am
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A sad history of not giving smart women their due in all fields
Jean Purdy, a nurse and embryologist, was one of three people who developed in vitro fertilization 50 years ago.
June 17, 2019 - 8:10 am
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Don’t ask the Fed to manipulate the value of the dollar
An old debate looks poised to make one of its frequent comebacks: How much, if at all, should the Federal Reserve concern itself with the value of the dollar? Oddly enough, its a question on which President Donald Trump and Sen.
June 10, 2019 - 10:37 am
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White Park’s wood vital to our city’s future
M. live in a mobile home park. White Parks woods are a two-minute drive from my home.
May 28, 2019 - 8:32 am