The argument for scrapping seniors’ discounts

A new report is calling on municipal governments to scrap seniors’ discounts. The study, called No Seniors’ Specials: Financing Municipal Services in Aging Communities, was commissioned by the national think-tank Institute for Research on Public Policy. Economist Harry Kitchen is the author ...

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Ukraine coal mine blast kills 1, traps more than 30

An explosion ripped through a coal mine before dawn Wednesday in war-torn eastern Ukraine, killing one miner and trapping over 30 others underground, rebel and government officials said. The explosion took place at the Zasyadko mine in Donetsk, an eastern ...

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Snowden archive aims to ‘piece together the bigger picture’

Anna Maria Tremonti interviews U.S. National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden from noon to 2 p.m. ET. See the livestream here. A Canadian team has created a searchable database of all the publicly released classified documents leaked by former U.S. National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden in hopes it’ll help ...

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