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House Approves Big Farm Bill

Posted On January 29, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- A massive farm bill is on its way to the Senate after passage by the House. The long-delayed legislation funds agricultural programs for five years. The bipartisan measure cuts more than 20-billion dollars in agriculture programs and slashes federal food stamp programs by about one-percent. Some House conservatives wanted to make much…

Fed Shaves $10 Billion Off Monthly Stimulus

Posted On January 29, 2014

(New York, NY) -- The Fed is easing back economic stimulus measures again. Federal Reserve policymakers announced Wednesday that the central bank will buy 65-billion-dollars of securities a month, down from 75-billion. It's the second round of tapering in consecutive Fed meetings. The Fed also said that it will keep key interest rates stable for…

Obama Starts Post State Of Union Trek At Maryland Costco

Posted On January 29, 2014

(Lanham, MD) -- President Obama is on the road reiterating themes from his State of the Union address. At a Costco store in Maryland, the President underscored the growing gap between rich and poor. He said the wages and incomes of ordinary people have not gone up in more than a decade. Obama cited steady…

Automaker Changes Name To Fiat-Chrysler Automobiles

Posted On January 29, 2014

(Auburn Hills, MI) -- A new name is announced for the partnership of Fiat and Chrysler. The Board of Directors for Fiat today approved the new company name of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and said they will offer stock in the company on the New York Stock Exchange. The board also announced shareholders in Fiat will…

Angry Birds Makers Deny Colluding With Spy Networks

Posted On January 29, 2014

(Espoo, Finland) -- The makers of Angry Birds insist they're not providing any information on its users to government spy agencies. A recent report alleges that the NSA and its British counterpart are trying to find out ways to tap into the information gathered by Angry Birds and other apps. That information could include people's…

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    MISSING DOG Hidden Valley

    Posted on November 23, 2015

    Small black and white dog missing from Ridgewood Circle in…