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Presidential Race
5:09 pm
Tue October 16, 2012

Obama Needs To Make Up For First Lackluster Debate

Originally published on Tue October 16, 2012 6:06 pm

President Obama faces a challenge in the second debate with Mitt Romney after a lackluster performance two weeks ago.

Politics
4:44 pm
Tue October 16, 2012

Should U.S. Deem China A Currency Manipulator?

Originally published on Tue October 16, 2012 6:06 pm

The Romney campaign has accused the Obama administration of being too soft on China. Critics of China's trade policy say Beijing keeps its exchange rate artificially low in order to make Chinese products cheaper than products made in the U.S., thus giving China an unfair trade advantage. President Obama, like his predecessors, has declined to identify China officially as a "currency manipulator," saying that designation would have no beneficial effect and could spark a new trade war. Governor Romney says he would reverse that policy on his first day in office.

Business
4:44 pm
Tue October 16, 2012

Citigroup CEO Abruptly Steps Down

Originally published on Tue October 16, 2012 6:06 pm

Citigroup CEO Vikram Pandit is stepping down. In a statement released Tuesday morning, he said the time was right for someone else to take the helm. Pandit, who is 55 years old, took the top spot at Citi in December of 2007, just as the financial crisis was beginning to unfold.

Law
4:44 pm
Tue October 16, 2012

British Computer Hacker Won't Be Extradited To U.S.

Originally published on Tue October 16, 2012 6:06 pm

The U.K. has denied extradition to the United States for a computer hacker who is accused of breaking into military systems. British authorities say they feared he would commit suicide. The U.S. sought Gary McKinnon's extradition in relation to an incident 10 years ago.

Politics
4:44 pm
Tue October 16, 2012

Fla. Slammed With Political Ads But Do Locals Listen?

Originally published on Tue October 16, 2012 6:06 pm

We take a look at political ads with Florida voters to see how they respond to the messaging and whether they know or care who's paying for the ads.

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