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Vanguard ETF Seeks Growth in Large-Cap Stocks

22 min 46 sec ago
The Vanguard Growth ETF (VUG) focuses on a growth investment strategy for investors who are willing to accept additional risk. 2014-11-28T00:01:00-05:00 2014-11-28T18:43:23Z Doug Fabian
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Terrorism Risk Insurance: Providing for the Common Defense

22 min 46 sec ago
Sometimes, those attacking America seem to understand our economy and the source of our power better than we do ourselves. Terrorists plot big, jarring attacks, in part hoping the spin off effects will cascade throughout our economy, pyramiding the ultimate costs. 2014-11-28T00:01:00-05:00 2014-11-28T18:43:23Z Peter Ferrara
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Dividing the spoil$ (In the new Congress)

22 min 46 sec ago
There is little hope for progress on the crony capitalist front with Boehner and McConnell in power. But the alternatives (for the time being) are Pelosi and Reid 2 crony capitalists of the highest order. So what are we to do? 2014-11-28T00:01:00-05:00 2014-11-28T18:43:23Z Nick Sorrentino
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St. Michael the Gentle Giant, patron saint for the Racially Aggrieved

22 min 46 sec ago
As Americans sat down to enjoy their Thanksgiving Day, many in Ferguson made the trek to a small memorial decked out in flowers and teddy bears. A memorial to St. Michael the Gentle Giant... 2014-11-28T00:01:00-05:00 2014-11-28T18:43:23Z D.W. Wilber
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Get Ready for a Two-Year Brawl Between GOP Congress, Obama, and the Last of the Left

22 min 46 sec ago
WASHINGTON - If you thought the bare knuckled, no-holds-barred, midterm elections were rough, the last two years of Barack Obama's presidency will make that look like a Sunday school picnic. 2014-11-28T00:01:00-05:00 2014-11-28T18:43:23Z Donald Lambro
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Happy Thanksgiving!

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After you watch these timely videos, you'll have a much better appreciation for our suggested conversation tips for this year's Thanksgiving dinner. Because otherwise, it could have been a lot like this: 2014-11-28T00:01:00-05:00 2014-11-28T18:43:23Z Political Calculations
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The Gruberization of Environmental Policies

22 min 46 sec ago
Accumulation of fraudulent EPA regulations impacts energy, economy, jobs, families and health 2014-11-28T00:01:00-05:00 2014-11-28T18:43:23Z Paul Driessen
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Singapore: A Remarkable Free-Market Success Story

22 min 46 sec ago
Ive written about the success of Hong Kong (particularly when compared to nations such as Cuba, France, and China), but havent paid as much attention to Singapore. 2014-11-28T00:01:00-05:00 2014-11-28T18:43:23Z Daniel J. Mitchell
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"Neutrality" Gone Mad: Should GM Have to Promote Toyota?

22 min 46 sec ago
The EU's attempt to breakup Google gets more absurd by the day. 2014-11-28T00:01:00-05:00 2014-11-28T18:43:23Z Mike Shedlock
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Cosby's Message Survives Personal Disaster

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What's fascinating about the coverage of the persuasive accusations against Bill Cosby, now 18 and rising, is that race doesn't dominate. 2014-11-28T00:01:00-05:00 2014-11-28T18:43:23Z Suzanne Fields
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The Blackest of Fridays Planned by Fidel Castro and Che Guevara

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Castros agents had targeted Macys, Gimbels, Bloomingdales, and Manhattans Grand Central Station with a dozen incendiary devices and 500 kilos of TNT. 2014-11-28T00:01:00-05:00 2014-11-28T18:43:23Z Humberto Fontova
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Pelosi's Grip Seems To Have Weakened

22 min 46 sec ago
No one in Washington much cares what House Democrats do these days. House rules tend to ensure that the main job of members of the minority is to show up, vote "no" and lose. And in the next Congress, Democrats will have fewer seats in the House than they've had since 1929 and 1930. 2014-11-28T00:01:00-05:00 2014-11-28T18:43:23Z Michael Barone
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Enviro Meltdown Over “Unpatriotic” and “Irrational” Republicans

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Uh oh The evil, hate filled, GOP now has control of the US Senate. Clearly the world will soon end. (Lucky for me, I have stocked up on guns and ammo Unlike my liberal neighbor.) 2014-11-28T00:01:00-05:00 2014-11-28T18:43:23Z Michael Schaus
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Picking Up the Slack For Women

22 min 46 sec ago
St. Vincent's Hospital went from lifesaver to bankrupt to closed to construction site for luxury condominiums in what seemed the twinkle of an eye in lower Manhattan.

Its end created a void. 2014-11-28T00:01:00-05:00 2014-11-28T18:43:23Z Kathryn Lopez

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Ferguson, the 'Local Crime Story'

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Last year, Philadelphia abortionist Dr. Kermit Gosnell stood trial in Philadelphia for the deaths of one woman and seven babies who had their throats slit, but national reporters didn't want to cover it. 2014-11-27T09:20:00-05:00 2014-11-28T18:43:23Z Brent Bozell
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Big Governments (Like France) Really Hate Google

22 min 46 sec ago
France does not like anything cheaper, or better. Thus the attacks not only on Google, but on Amazon (for free shipping of books), on Facebook, on Netflix, on the Uber taxi service, on anything and everything cheaper. 2014-11-27T00:01:00-05:00 2014-11-28T18:43:23Z Mike Shedlock
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How U.S. Turkeys Predict Global Market Crashes

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For many Americans, part of what makes the Thanksgiving holidays such an ordeal from year to year is simply finding something new and interesting to talk about with family members around the dining table. We've decided to make that a lot easier to do this year. 2014-11-27T00:01:00-05:00 2014-11-28T18:43:23Z Political Calculations
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An Inconvenient Law

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There is a humane, transparent, truthful -- and constitutional -- way to address illegal immigration. Unfortunately, President Obama's unilateral plan to exempt millions of residents from federal immigration law is none of those things. 2014-11-27T00:01:00-05:00 2014-11-28T18:43:23Z Victor Davis Hanson
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Ferguson Obscures Much Bigger Problems in the 'Black Community'

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From the very beginning, this was much ado about an aberration, a tragic aberration to be sure, but an aberration nonetheless. 2014-11-27T00:01:00-05:00 2014-11-28T18:43:23Z Larry Elder
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Your Presence as Your Present

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This Sunday marks the beginning of Advent. It is the season that marks the expectation, the waiting and the preparation for Christmas, the celebration of Christ's birth. 2014-11-27T00:01:00-05:00 2014-11-28T18:43:23Z Jackie Gingrich Cushman
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