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US Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) and his wife Heidi wave to the crowd after he announced his candidacy for the Republican nomination to run for US president March 23, 2015 at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia.

Ted Cruz is Obamacare's latest customer

Mar 24, 2015
With his wife on leave, the family had lost its health care.
Posted In: Ted Cruz, Obamacare, presidential campaign
NFL looks to suspend blackout rule and move to online broadcasting.

Big changes on the way to the NFL

Mar 23, 2015
No blackouts and at least one game streamed online.
Posted In: NFL, blackout rule, streaming
An 737 Boeing plane of the Ryanair company takes off at the Lille-Lesquin airport in northern France.

Ryanair: 'We screwed up.'

Mar 20, 2015
Don't try to book a transatlantic flight on this budget airline.
Posted In: budget airlines, Ryanair, cheap tickets, transatlantic flight
World leaders gathered at the G20 Summit late last year to discuss economic growth, which undoubtedly excluded their own economic fortunes.

India's prime minister needs a raise

Mar 19, 2015
Comparing the salaries of world leaders
Posted In: President Obama, Vladimir Putin, wages
The Department of State needs more copy machines to respond to the backlog of requests from reporters.

Oh, for the want of a decent copier

Mar 18, 2015
The State Department needs more copy machines to clear up this backlog.
Posted In: FOIA, journalism, state department
Republican congressman Aaron Schock resigned today amidst Downton Abbey scandal.

Congressman resigns over Downton Abbey faux pas

Mar 17, 2015
Aaron Schock outfitted his office with "a gold-colored wall sconce," a "crystal chandelier," and "massive arrangements of pheasant feathers."
Posted In: Congress, Republicans, TV shows
The numerical value of Pi appears on a sheet of graph paper.

It's pi day ... with a twist

Mar 13, 2015
MIT's admissions notifications are going out at a thoroughly appropriate hour.
Posted In: Massachusetts, Admissions, Pi Day
Gold bars

Apple's invented a new way to make 18-karat gold

Mar 11, 2015
Apple files a patent for "metal matrix composite."
Posted In: apple, apple watch, wearables



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