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Student Loan Lament
Student Loan Lament
Debt Agencies Defraud Broke College Grads

As if the college debt crisis wasn’t scary enough already, a rash of complaints nationwide indicate that settlement agencies are pushing vulnerable, broke grads even deeper into debt.

Student Loan Lament
Obama Puts Bandaid on Student Debt Crisis

Obama expands access to a loan forgiveness program by executive order. The move will excite his supporters but won’t do anything to solve the student debt debacle.

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Trouble in Brussels

After threatening Putin with new sanctions over Syria, European leaders discover they lack the political will to deliver.

The United States is now going to have to figure out how to help Venezuela avoid completely melting down, with the Venezuelan strongman still at the helm.

Fear the Airpocalypse

Companies are defying orders to cut back on air pollution.

Asia's Game of Thrones

Philippine officials sought to clarify Duterte’s comments on separating from the U.S., but the situation is still murky.

Reefer Madness

Is it Gary Johnson’s world? Not necessarily.


Rosneft CEO Igor Sechin thinks Moscow can add 4 million barrels per day in the coming years.

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