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US healthcare deadline nears for clearing up coverage eligibility |

US healthcare deadline nears for clearing up coverage eligibility | World news | NewsWire
A man looks over the Affordable Care Act signup page on the healthcare.gov website. Photograph: Mike Segar/Reuters

The clock is ticking for hundreds of thousands of people who have unresolved issues affecting their coverage under the new healthcare law.

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Delamaide: Tax issue shows Congress' failure

A Walgreens retail store in Boston. Walgreen Co. - which bills itself as America's premier pharmacy - is among many companies considering combining operations with foreign businesses to trim their tax bills. These deals, called inversions, have raised concerns among some U.S. lawmakers over the potential for lost tax revenue. Read More >

Delamaide: Tax issue shows Congress’ failure – National NewsWire

A Walgreens retail store in Boston. Walgreen Co. - which bills itself as America's premier pharmacy - is among many companies considering combining operations with foreign businesses to trim their tax bills. These deals, called inversions, have raised concerns among some U.S. lawmakers over the potential for lost tax revenue. Read More >

Immigration poll reveals partisan rift over Central American refugees |

Immigration poll reveals partisan rift over Central American refugees | World news | NewsWire
The poll exposes a partisan rift. Photograph: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images

Americans are wary of granting refugee status to children crossing the US border to flee strife-torn countries in Central America, and most in an Associated Press-GfK poll say the US does not have a moral obligation to accept asylum seekers generally.

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Congress Hates You, Votes To Bring Back Glory Days Of Opaque Airfare Pricing

Congress Hates You, Votes To Bring Back Glory Days Of Opaque Airfare Pricing

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Remember the good ol’ days of 2011, when you would see an airline advertising $99 tickets to somewhere nice, only to later find out that the actual airfare was much higher? For some reason that has absolutely nothing to do with huge amounts of donation money from the travel industry, the House of Representatives has decided that consumers should no longer have access to transparent airfares.

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