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What's Next for Funds When Fed Stops Buying Bonds?

LEGAL | By Stan Choe | Monday Oct 13, 2014
On Oct. 29, virtually all economists expect the Federal Reserve to announce the end of its program that bought bonds every month in order to boost the job market. The purchases are widely credited for fueling price increases of all kinds of investments.

3 Refugees Say They've Been Hacked by Bahrain

LEGAL | By Raphael Satter | Oct 13
They thought they'd found refuge in Britain. Then they got hacked. On Monday three Arab pro-democracy activists went public with the allegation that the electronic tentacles of Bahrain's government had followed them all the way to Britain.

Suit: Cold Burger King Onion Rings Spark Attack

LEGAL | Oct 12
A New Mexico man is suing Burger King after he says a manager attacked him for complaining about cold onion rings.

Next Edition of HealthCare.gov is Unveiled

LEGAL | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Oct 10
The Obama administration unveiled a new version of HealthCare.gov, with some improvements as well as at least one early mistake and a new challenge.

Video Shows Indiana Officer Breaking Car Window

LEGAL | Oct 9
A cellphone video shows police in Indiana breaking a car window and using a stun gun on a passenger. The video was recorded by someone in the car who's suing Hammond police over a Sept. 24 confrontation.

Sen. Wyden: NSA Tech Spying Hurts Economy

LEGAL | By Brandon Bailey | Oct 9
Google Chairman Eric Schmidt and other Silicon Valley executives say controversial government spying programs are undercutting the Internet economy and want Congress to step up stalled reform.

Average US 30-Year Mortgage Rate at 4.20 Percent

LEGAL | Oct 3
Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates declined slightly this week, after marking their largest one-week gain of the year the previous week.

San Francisco Expands Free Public Wi-Fi Access

LEGAL | Oct 2
San Francisco launched free Wi-Fi access at more than 30 public parks, plazas and recreation areas, thanks to a grant from Google.

Oil, Rail Industries Want 7 Years to Fix Tank Cars

LEGAL | By Joan Lowy | Oct 2
The oil and railroad industries are urging federal regulators to allow them as long as seven years to upgrade existing tank cars that transport highly volatile crude oil, a top oil industry official said.

Ask An Immigration Lawyer :: Get Your Green Card Back!

LEGAL | By EDGE | Oct 1
Have you been outside of the USA for more than a year, but you still want to use your green card and don't want to start the entire process again? You may think it is impossible to get your green card back, but there is hope for you yet!

5 Questions, Answers on 'Net Neutrality'

LEGAL | By Anne Flaherty | Oct 1
The Federal Communications Commission is considering whether Internet providers should be allowed to cut deals with online services like Netflix, Amazon or YouTube to move their content faster.