All News Articles for 2011-10-06

Thursday, October 6, 2011
Attorneys General Settlement: The Next Big Bank Bailout?
Amidst all the bad news coming out of Wall Street and the economy, here’s something good: California has backed ou t of the talks for the long-awaited foreclosure settlement, now making it far from likely that the so-called “Attorneys General” deal will happen anytime soon.
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Pakistan: Flood Fatigue Closes Eyes to New Disaster
KARACHI - Men and women wading through waist-deep water with infants straddling their sides; a convoy of donkey carts laden with entire families’ possessions moving towards dry land; people being rescued by uniformed men in rubber boats; ailing elderly carried on rope cots; bird’s-eye views of vast tracts of land submerged under water.
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Naomi Klein: Protesters Are Seeking Change in the Streets Because It Won't Come From the Ballot Box
Among the thousands at last night’s Occupy Wall Street protest here in New York City was award-winning journalist and author Naomi Klein. She is the author of the bestselling book, "The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism.” She also wrote "No Logo," a book that has become a cultural manifesto for critics of unfettered capitalism worldwide. Klein joins us to discuss the Occupy Wall Street movement and why it is being belittled in the corporate media.
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[title] Occupy Your City
People young and old are taking the streets to let our government and corporations know that we are a democracy that's not for sale. Take action: www.bravenewfoundation.org/occupy :
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Wednesday, October 5, 2011
Apple Co-Founder Steve Jobs Passes Away
Former CEO, who gave the world iPhone and iPad, dies at age of 56 after years-long and highly public battle with cancer.
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