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Former chairman of the Federal Reserve Ben Bernanke used the alias Edward Quince in emails sent during the financial crisis.

Ben Bernanke used an alias during the financial crisis

Oct 9, 2014
AIG lawsuit reveals former the Fed chairman corresponded as "Edward Quince."
Posted In: Ben Bernanke, Federal Reserve, financial crisis

Drill for the cure

Oct 8, 2014
An oil company finds a creative way to participate in Breast Cancer Awareness.
Posted In: Breast Cancer Awareness, Oil, promotion
Federal Reserve Board Chairman Janet Yellen speaks to the media during her monthly news conference at the Federal Reserve, September 17, 2014 in Washington, DC. T

Americans don't know who runs the Federal Reserve

Oct 6, 2014
A new survey from Pew worries Kai Ryssdal.
Posted In: pew research center, Janet Yellen, Federal Reserve

America runs on Dunkin's Wi-Fi

Oct 2, 2014
A study ranks Wi-Fi speeds at America's top coffee shop chains.
Posted In: wifi, coffee shops, Internet

Nuclear warheads aren't going anywhere because... asteroids

Oct 1, 2014
The Wall Street Journal reports on "planetary defense."
Posted In: nuclear weapons, asteroid

There is going to be a 'Tetris' movie

Sep 30, 2014
Yes, about bricks.
Posted In: tetris, games, film

Is that Thai food genuine? Ask a robot.

Sep 29, 2014
Thai scientists say they have a robot that can tell whether ethnic food is "real."
Posted In: technology, Food, robotics
Pumpkins

It's time to break out the decorative gourds

Sep 26, 2014
It's pumpkin-spice latte time.
Posted In: pumpkins, latte, washington post
Steve Ballmer

No iPads for Clippers, says new owner Steve Ballmer

Sep 25, 2014
The former Microsoft CEO is also taking note of which coaches use Windows.
Posted In: Clippers, Steve Ballmer, ipads
wedding rings

More unmarried Americans, thanks to economic woes

Sep 24, 2014
The number of single Americans is at an all-time high.
Posted In: marriage, disappearing jobs, pew research center

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