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Puerto Rico's Governor Wants Lenders To Wait For More Than $73 Billion Debt Payments 
  Mon, 29 Jun 2015 23:46:56 -0400 
    In a televised address, the governor said he'll ask international creditors to give Puerto Rico easier terms, starting with a delay in payments. He also warned his people of coming budget cuts.


President Pitches Overtime Rule That Could Raise Wages For 5 Million 
  Mon, 29 Jun 2015 22:20:00 -0400 
    The regulation, which retailers and restaurants likely will fight, would mean that all employees earning up to $50,440 a year would be guaranteed overtime pay, up from a the current cap of $23,660.


California Legislature Passes 'Mandatory' Vaccine Bill, Sends It To The Governor 
  Mon, 29 Jun 2015 18:53:00 -0400 
    Children who have specific medical problems, like immune system deficiencies, would be exempt from vaccinations as long as they have confirmation from their doctor.


Apple Bets Big That You'll Start Paying To Stream Music 
  Mon, 29 Jun 2015 18:32:00 -0400 
    Millions listen to services like Spotify and Pandora, but relatively few of them subscribe. Why should they when there are so many free options? The new Apple Music will be free for only 3 months.


Lethal Injection Ruling Draws Out Justices' Passionate Opinions 
  Mon, 29 Jun 2015 18:27:00 -0400 
    The Supreme Court allowed the use of a controversial drug for lethal injection. Justice Sonia Sotomayor's dissent called the requirement of proof of a more humane method "patently absurd."


The Economic Reality Of The Same-Sex Marriage Ruling 
  Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:41:03 -0400 
    From less-complicated tax filing to reducing uncertainty over medical decisions, the Supreme Court's ruling will have a wide impact on same-sex households. It will also affect corporate policies.


Supreme Court Rules To Keep Texas Abortion Clinics Open 
  Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:25:05 -0400 
    The Supreme Court also ruled 10 clinics that perform abortion can stay open in Texas thereby giving the clinics a chance to appeal the federal court decision ordering them to close in early June.


Cruz: States Have 'No Obligation' To Accept Same-Sex Marriage Ruling 
  Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:25:05 -0400 
    NPR's Steve Inskeep talks with Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz about the Supreme Court decision legalizing same-sex marriage nationwide.


Like Greece, Cash-Strapped Puerto Rico Needs A Fiscal Lifeline 
  Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:25:00 -0400 
    Is Puerto Rico America's Greece? Like Greece, Puerto Rico is running out of money and needs more time to pay its bills. There are many similarities, but also important differences.


Supreme Court Rules In Industry's Favor. What's EPA's Next Move? 
  Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:25:00 -0400 
    Monday's decision from the high court technically only applies to the Clean Air Act's standards on mercury emissions from power plants. But it could affect future EPA regulations, legal experts say.


If The Mess In Greece Is All Greek To You, Then Read This 
  Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:18:00 -0400 
    This week, Greek will miss a $1.73 billion payment to the International Monetary Fund. The debt crisis has the potential to create financial, economic and geopolitical trouble for Americans.


NBC Dumps Donald Trump Over Comments On Mexican Immigrants 
  Mon, 29 Jun 2015 16:27:00 -0400 
    NBC severs ties with Donald Trump over his derogatory remarks about Mexicans.


Supreme Court Approves Arizona Redistricting Commission 
  Mon, 29 Jun 2015 16:27:00 -0400 
    The Supreme Court upheld the constitutionality of independent commissions in the states as an alternative to having state legislatures draw lines for congressional districts.


Brazilian President Makes First U.S. Visit Since NSA Spying Scandal 
  Mon, 29 Jun 2015 16:27:00 -0400 
    President Dilma Rousseff will visit the White House on Tuesday for talks with President Obama. The National Security Agency spying scandal prompted her to cancel a state visit two years ago.


U.S. Encourages Europe To Keep Greece In The Eurozone 
  Mon, 29 Jun 2015 16:27:00 -0400 
    NPR's Robert Siegel interviews Ivo Daalder, president of the Chicago Council on Global Affairs, about how a Greek departure from the eurozone would impact the United States politically.
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