Dec. 9, 2013
The World and Everything in It

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Legal Docket, scientists study ‘dark energy,’ Dollars and Sense

Today’s news and Legal Docket with Mary Reichard, a look at several new cases heard by the Supreme Court, plus: scientists try to wrap their minds around what seems to be one of the main properties of the universe: dark energy, business reporter Warren Smith discusses the latest financial and market news, and more

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Monday news

Minimum wage: Would raising the national minimum wage give workers a lift, or would it cost jobs and inflate prices?  That’s the debate on Capitol Hill right now, and on Sunday, two opposing lawmakers each stated their case on ABC This week.

Obamacare defense: One of Obamacare’s chief architects, Ezekiel Emanuel, continued his defense of the law on Fox News Sunday.

Winter storms: A large swath of the U.S. has been hit with frigid temperatures and winter storms. In states like Colorado and Nebraska, they’re used to it. But not so down south. 

Legal Docket: New cases for the Supreme Court

Legal-affairs correspondent Mary Reichard discusses several new cases heard by the U.S. Supreme Court. 

Scientists try to wrap their minds around ‘dark energy’

Michael Cochrane is the technology correspondent for The World and Everything in It. Learn more about the Dark Energy Survey.

Financial news a bit more upbeat, markets appear poised to end year strong

Warren Cole Smith covers the money beat for WORLD News Group. Read his weekly online column, “Dollars and Sense.

Dec. 9, 2013


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