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Southern California Wildfire Slows; 177 Homes Destroyed

Southern California Wildfire Slows; 177 Homes Destroyed

By Christopher Weber | Nov 12
Relief and heartache await those starting to return home to a Southern California wildfire zone.

Death in the Final Minutes of WWI Highlighted Folly of War

Death in the Final Minutes of WWI Highlighted Folly of War

Nov 11
With the clock ticking down to mere seconds in a four-year conflict that had already killed millions, the folly of death and destruction in World War I became ever more incomprehensible. Yet, even then it could not be stopped.

Medicare Expands Access to In-Home Support for Seniors

Medicare Expands Access to In-Home Support for Seniors

By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Nov 10
In a harbinger of potentially big changes for Medicare, seniors in many states will be able to get additional services like help with chores, safety devices and respite for caregivers next year through private "Medicare Advantage" insurance plans.

Letter Shows A Fearful Einstein Long Before Nazis' Rise

Letter Shows A Fearful Einstein Long Before Nazis' Rise

By Aron Heller | Nov 10
More than a decade before the Nazis seized power in Germany, Albert Einstein was on the run and already fearful for his country's future, according to a newly revealed handwritten letter.

Michigan Eyed As Bellwether for Legal Pot in Midwest

Michigan Eyed As Bellwether for Legal Pot in Midwest

By Jeff Karoub | Nov 9
Michigan is aiming to build a potentially lucrative industry from the ground up with passage of a ballot initiative to legalize recreational marijuana. It could do more by serving as a model for the rest of the Midwest.

Democrats Eye Trump's Tax Returns but Expect A Long Fight

Democrats Eye Trump's Tax Returns but Expect A Long Fight

By Marcy Gordon | Nov 9
By law, the leaders of tax-writing committees in the House and Senate can obtain tax returns and related information from the Internal Revenue Service. Yet there's no guarantee that the Trump administration will provide the president's returns.

Here's How Your Car Model and Make Affect Your Car Insurance

Here's How Your Car Model and Make Affect Your Car Insurance

Nov 8
While the kind of car you drive isn't the only factor, it can have a huge impact on the insurance payments you will need to make. We're going to walk you through the factors that can drastically change how much you pay for car insurance.

Advance Pay Service May Reduce Use of Payday Loans

Advance Pay Service May Reduce Use of Payday Loans

By Ken Sweet | Nov 8
Americans take out roughly $50 billion in payday loans a year, each racking up hundreds of dollars in fees and interest. But a small and growing service might be giving the payday loan industry a run for its money.

Do Your Kids A Favor: Pick Retirement Savings over Tuition

Do Your Kids A Favor: Pick Retirement Savings over Tuition

By Kevin Voigt | Nov 8
Most financial planners advise never tapping retirement savings to pay for your kid's education. Even as college costs climb, there are still options to borrow that cash, whereas it's often noted that you can't borrow for retirement.

Obama's Health Insurance Overhaul A Winner in Midterms

Obama's Health Insurance Overhaul A Winner in Midterms

By Geoff Mulvihill and Ricardo Alonso Zaldivar | Nov 8
This week's election showed a nation increasingly — if belatedly — in step with former President Barack Obama's approach to it.

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