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Proposed bill would give Obama an Internet 'kill switch'

June 21st, 2010 5:14 am by Staff Report

The Daily Mail is reporting that a proposed new law would give President Obama the power to shut down the Internet with a 'kill switch' in a new law being proposed in the US. He would be able to order popular search engines such a Google and Yahoo to sus

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Should places that serve food be required to post inspection grades?

June 21st, 2010 4:52 am by Staff Report

USA Today is reporting that a growing number of health departments across the nation are initiating programs aimed at improving the transparency of restaurant inspections, says Robert Pestronk, executive director of the National Association of County and

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More doctors refusing new Medicare patients

June 21st, 2010 4:49 am by Staff Report

USA Today is reporting that the number of doctors refusing new Medicare patients because of low government payment rates is setting a new high, just six months before millions of Baby Boomers begin enrolling in the government health care program.Recent su

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Cooper, Alexander want funds for flood report

June 19th, 2010 2:00 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper and U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander say they would secure funding for the Army Corps of Engineers to produce a detailed report of the May flooding in Tennessee.

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