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  • Retirement contribution limits will rise in 2019
    on November 1, 2018 at 8:50 pm

    Good news retirement savers: The Internal Revenue Service announced cost of living increases to the contribution limits for retirement-related plans in 2019. […]

  • What CNN learned watching Robert Mueller for 18 months
    on April 21, 2019 at 12:04 pm

    Editor's Note: When special counsel Robert Mueller was appointed to investigate Russian meddling in the US election, CNN, like most news organizations, endeavored to learn what we could about the famously secretive team's work. So, in addition to other newsgathering efforts, CNN had journalists who stood outside their offices. Journalists often call this a stakeout. Here, the CNN team lays out the backstory of their assignment and how this investment of time yielded big journalistic returns. […]

  • From 'total exoneration' to 'total bullsh**': Trump lingers on damning report
    on April 20, 2019 at 12:48 pm

    By the time President Donald Trump had passed through the prime rib buffet at Mar-a-Lago on Thursday to sit for dinner with family and a top aide, the damning picture Robert Mueller's report painted of his presidency had become clear. […]

  • Giuliani: 'There's nothing wrong with taking information from Russians'
    on April 21, 2019 at 2:06 pm

    President Donald Trump's attorney Rudy Giuliani said while he would have advised the Trump campaign to avoid Russian help, he thought there was nothing wrong with a campaign taking information from Russia. […]

  • Pentagon, DHS considering designating fentanyl a WMD, memo says
    on April 21, 2019 at 12:07 pm

    Top military and Homeland Security officials are considering classifying fentanyl as a weapon of mass destruction, according to an internal DHS memo. […]

  • Why the Mueller report probably isn't a game changer for voters
    on April 20, 2019 at 12:34 pm

    First things first: The theme song of the week is from the television show WKRP in Cincinnati. […]

  • Life lessons from the native tribe with the healthiest hearts in the world
    on April 21, 2019 at 12:49 pm

    A few years ago, I read reports of an indigenous tribe living deep in the Amazon rainforest whose members had hardly any evidence of heart disease. In fact, the researchers concluded after a year-long study that the Tsimane, as they are called, had the healthiest hearts in the world, a title previously held by Japanese women. […]

  • FDA OKs first medical device to treat ADHD in children
    on April 21, 2019 at 12:19 am

    The first medical device to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, was approved Friday by the Food and Drug Administration. Instead of medication, the device delivers a low-level electrical stimulation to the parts of the brain that regulate emotion, behavior and attention. […]

  • A peep into the history of Easter's marshmallow icon
    on April 20, 2019 at 7:03 pm

    Easter is a popular time for America's bunny- and chick-shaped marshmallows friends known as Peeps. Every day, about 5.5 million Peeps are produced, roughly 2 billion a year. […]

  • Are you protected from measles? It may depend on when you were born
    on April 20, 2019 at 10:59 am

    Nearly two decades after measles was declared eliminated in the US, the country and the globe have seen an upsurge of cases -- including adults who thought they were protected by the vaccine. Now, some are questioning whether they are properly vaccinated and whether they are still at risk for getting measles. […]

  • Recall of blood pressure drug losartan expanded
    on April 19, 2019 at 10:51 pm

    If you take blood pressure medicine, you'll want to double-check your bottle. Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd. has expanded its recall of losartan potassium and losartan potassium/hydrochlorothiazide tablets. […]