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Congress Averts Government Shutdown

The House followed the Senate's lead in adopting the stop-gap spending plan ahead of the start of the new fiscal year Saturday.

GOP Moves To Help Corporations Hide Their Political Spending

Over objections from Elizabeth Warren and other Democrats, Republican leaders attach a provision to a budget bill blocking regulators from requiring better corporate disclosure.

Is Hillary Clinton Anti-Israel?

A Florida attorney accuses the former secretary of state of being the architect of the most anti-Israel U.S. policy since Israel was established in 1948.
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, October 3, 2013.

Politically Connected Traders Cashed In During Financial Crisis

A study suggests traders with connections to regulators and politicians were able to translate those relationships into cash during the financial crisis.

How To Avoid Getting Hacked

With the massive data breach at Yahoo revealed recently, and the hacking of a mass shooter’s iPhone by the FBI earlier this year, digital privacy concerns are growing.

NASA Is Sinking

The space agency has some valuable property in Florida that is pretty vulnerable to climate change.

Obama's Clean Energy Policy Could Keep Us Healthy

The International Business Times caught up with Mary Rice, a pulmonary and critical care physician at Beth Israel Deaconess in Boston, to talk about the effects of climate change.

Spotify Has A New Feature That's The Opposite Of Discover Weekly

Spotify's new Daily Mix feature is a way to keep casual listeners engaged by automatically creating playlists that are made up of songs they already know and love.


Weather Still Complicating MH370 Search

Only one of the two vessels involved in sweeping the Indian Ocean for wreckage was actually out on the water this week.
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Russia-Backed Rebels Shot Down MH17, Investigators Say

The Dutch-led Joint Investigation Team said it was still unclear if the Ukrainian rebels acted independently or were ordered to shoot the plane down.

Citigroup Predicts Clinton Election Will Preserve Status Quo

The bank, whose donors have funded the Democrat's campaign, says the election will not result in real policy change — but could coincide with a recession.

When Should You Apply To College?

Break down the complicated college application process by accomplishing a few key tasks every month.
Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton

Trump Claims Victory In First Debate

Donald Trump said moderator Lester Holt asked him unfair questions in the first presidential debate.