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Friday, July 26, 2013

Cairo's Tahrir Square, Egypt, Nov 22, 2011. People were dead and injured because of tear gas, rubber bullets of riot police. (Hang Dinh/Shutterstock)

Mass Protests Expected in Egypt Today | Caring for an Injured Veteran | New Movie Releases | Oscar Grant's Uncle Bobby on "Fruitvale Station" | As Bernanke Steps Down, Can Janet Yellen Breakthrough the Glass Ceiling? | DOJ Indicts Wall Street Hedge Fund SAC Capital for Being "Market Cheaters" 

Caregiver to an Injured Veteran: 'I Feel Like I've Been Drafted'

About 95 percent of troops wounded in Iraq and Afghanistan survive. But upon returning home, many have grappled with an entirely new reality that can include a traumatic brain injury,...

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DOJ Indicts Wall Street Hedge Fund SAC Capital for Being "Market Cheaters"

The Justice Department called Wall Street hedge fund SAC Capital yesterday "a magnet of market cheaters" in a broad indictment of the firm, which is run by billionaire Steven A. Cohen...

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New Movie Releases: The Wolverine, The To-Do List, Blue Jasmine

This week, movie theaters have offerings for everyone from comic book fans to teen movie lovers or Bernie Madoff haters. Bringing us the reviews of these films is our Movie Date team—...

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New Film "Fruitvale Station" Remembers Shooting Victim Oscar Grant

On January 1, 2009, Oscar Grant, a 22-year-old unarmed black man, was shot and killed by a white transit police officer while heading home from New Year's festivities. Cephus Johnson,...

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Mass Protests Expected in Egypt Today

The military deposed democratically-elected President Mohamed Morsi earlier this month. He remains under house arrest. Protesters, both for and against the military, have been filling...

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As Bernanke Steps Down, Can Janet Yellen Breakthrough the Glass Ceiling?

Ben Bernanke will be stepping down from the position of Federal Reserve Chairman at the end of his term in January. Janet Yellen is the current Federal Reserve Vice Chairman—despite b...

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Caregiver Resources

Now that there are more than 65.7 million Americans—almost 30 percent of the adult population—acting as caregivers to a loved one, those that take on this important position know that...

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The Faces of America's Caregivers

Here at The Takeaway we followed the lives and stories of some spectacular individuals who are caregivers. More than 65.7 million Americans—almost 30 percent of the adult population—are caregivers. You've heard their voices—here they are in person. 

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