The State of the Affordable Care Act | Study Abroad: A Rite of Passage or a Waste? | The True Story Behind the McDonald's Coffee Lawsuit

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Monday, October 21, 2013

The State of the Affordable Care Act | DOJ Reaches $13B Deal With JP Morgan | Refugees Suffer as Fighting in Syria Drags On | Retro Report: The True Story Behind the McDonald's Coffee Lawsuit | Henry Louis Gates Jr. on the Evolution of the African American People | Study Abroad: A Rite of Passage or a Waste? | An Imam, a Rabbi and a Minister on Religion's Changing Role

The State of the Affordable Care Act

The healthcare exchanges officially launched on October 1st,  and according to Sarah Kliff, health policy reporter for the Washington Post, at least 200,000 Americans have already app...

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DOJ Reaches $13B Deal With JP Morgan

After weeks of tough negotiating over a settlement, it seems there is a done deal between the Department of Justice and the bank JP Morgan Chase—a record $13 billion deal. The settlem...

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Refugees Suffer as Fighting in Syria Drags On

The refugee crisis in Syria has caused more than 6 million Syrians to flee their country or be displaced within their nation. And now the World Health Organization says it's received ...

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Retro Report: The True Story Behind the Spilled McDonald's Coffee Lawsuit

The Takeaway travels back in time with our friends at Retro Report, a documentary team focused on shedding new light on stories from the news archives. Today’s report takes us back to...

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Henry Louis Gates Jr. on the Evolution of the African American People on Film

Dr. Henry Louis Gates Jr., whose newest five-part documentary is called “The African Americans,” discusses the the recent depictions of African Americans on film - from "Django Unchai...

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Study Abroad: A Rite of Passage or a Waste?

Is studying abroad a necessary experience or a waste of money? Mark Salisbury is one of the authors of the monograph "Renewing the Promise, Refining the Purpose: Study Abroad in a New...

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Faith Leaders Respond to Religion's Changing Role

A full 1 in 4 millennials claim no religious affiliation. How do religious leaders feel about this shift? And what are they doing to try to attract young people back into the religiou...

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