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    The 18 Most Stressful Jobs (And Average Salaries)

      No matter what industry you work in, stress is an unwelcome part of any occupation. A recent study by Chicago-based employee assistance provider ComPsych deemed “unclear expectations from supervisors” as the most stressful part of any job. The study focused specifically on stress in the workplace during times of change. Of course, that notes […]

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    Trump on Cruz Feud: ‘I don’t care about that anymore’

    MANCHESTER, New Hampshire — The day after accusing Ted Cruz of winning the Iowa caucuses unfairly and asking for a rematch in the state, Donald Trump says he’s now over it. “I’m so much into this, into New Hampshire, that I just — I don’t care about that anymore,” Trump said in an interview with […]

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    Job Cuts Soar 218% in January

    NEW YORK  — January brought snow and pink slips for many Americans. Job cuts soared 218% in January, according to career placement firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas. Layoffs were particularly heavy for people working at energy and retail companies. In total, American employers announced 75,114 cuts last month, according to Challenger. It was a big […]

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    Trump Calls for Iowa Caucus Redo, Says Cruz Stole Caucuses

    After Donald Trump lost the Republican Iowa caucuses, it’s no surprise we’d hear about it from Trump himself. Trump took to Twitter two days after the caucuses and accused Sen. Ted Cruz of stealing the Iowa caucuses, calling for a redo or for the results to be nullified. “Based on the fraud committed by Senator Ted […]

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    Zika Virus has Been Sexually Transmitted in Texas, CDC Confirms

    [Update posted at 4:43 p.m.] The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Wednesday updated its Zika virus guidance for pregnant women, advising each to protect herself if her male sexual partner has traveled to or lives in an area where virus is circulating. “Until we know more… you should abstain from sex or use condoms […]

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    Ben Carson Says his Campaign was Sabotaged on Caucus Night

    DES MOINES, Iowa — Ben Carson’s campaign manager, Ed Brookover, tried to knock down the rumors Monday night as voting was underway. “This started with a CNN report, it’s just an abject lie,” said Brookover. After the caucus results were in, Carson addressed his supporters at the Marriott in West Des Moines. “I was reasonably […]

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    Hillary Clinton Starts Campaigning in New Hampshire Fresh Off Caucus Victory

    NASHUA, New Hampshire — Hillary Clinton won Iowa but she moves into New Hampshire as an underdog. Clinton campaigned in Nashua, New Hampshire, Tuesday morning. She bragged about her win in Iowa and says she has realistic expectations of how she’ll do in Bernie Sanders’ backyard next week. “I care a lot about this state. […]

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    Trump Says Skipping Debate Might Have Cost Him in Iowa

    MILFORD, New Hampshire — Donald Trump on Tuesday said his decision to skip the last Republican debate before the Iowa caucuses may have led to his second-place finish in the Hawkeye State. “That could’ve been with the debate,” Trump acknowledged to reporters in Milford, New Hampshire, where he was introduced and endorsed by former Massachusetts […]

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    Sanders Campaign Asks Iowa Democratic Party to Check Numbers

    DES MOINES, Iowa – In a handful of precincts, the contest between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders came down to a coin toss. “Well, as you recall, my luck was not that good last time around,” Clinton said. While those caucus rules might not make sense to those outside of Iowa, the Sanders campaign says […]

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    Clinton Defeats Sanders By Historically Small Margin, Coin Toss Decided Some Precincts

    DES MOINES, Iowa —  In the closest Iowa Democratic caucuses in history, former secretary of state Hillary Clinton narrowly defeated Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders. As of early Tuesday morning, results from only one precinct, located in Des Moines, remained unknown. The precinct is worth 2.28 delegates and mathematically would not change the final outcome in the […]

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    Donald Trump’s Iowa Loss Gives CNN, Fox a Big Spike

    Record TV ratings for primary debates gave way to record ratings for coverage of the Iowa caucuses on Monday night. CNN, Fox News Channel and MSNBC saw big spikes in viewership, driven by two primary questions: “Will Donald Trump lose to Ted Cruz?” and “Will Hillary Clinton lose to Bernie Sanders?” Trump lost. Clinton barely […]

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    Clinton Takes Democratic Iowa Caucus by Minuscule Margin

    DES MOINES, Iowa — Monday night’s Iowa Caucuses proved to be historical on two fronts. Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton became the first woman to win the Iowa Caucuses, for either party, and the margin of her victory over Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders was the smallest in the event’s history. Early Tuesday morning the […]