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Texas Battles High Tuition Costs With Controversial Degree Program — Dollars and Sense

Lawmakers in Texas are exploring affordable-education options for people under the financial hammer of the nation’s exploding tuition rates. The most controversial option is a bachelor’s degree for $10,000, which would cover tuition costs and textbooks.

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Sad People Make Poorer Financial Decisions — Dollars and Sense

If you occasionally fall victim to the holiday blues, you'd better learn to shake it off. A recent study finds that the sadder a person is, the more likely he is to head down the road to bankruptcy.

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Forbes Releases List of Most Stolen New Cars – Is Your’s on the List

Surprisingly, if you drive a higher-end, luxury car, you're better off than those of us who don't.

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Scientists Develop Material Capable of Stopping Bullets [VIDEO]

The discovery could lead to improved body armor for troops on the battlefield and police officers on the streets.

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5 Things to Avoid Buying on Black Friday

Time to get your shopping lists ready for Black Thursday - Black Friday!  But before we hit the malls, shops and discount stores there's a few items the experts say it would be a good idea to wait to buy.  

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Toyota Recalls Another 2.8 Million Cars Worldwide – Is Yours One of Them?

The recall comes just over a month after the manufacturer recalled 7.4 million cars for faulty power window switches that could catch fire due to faulty lubrication.

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Breaking News: Oil Rig Exploded In the Gulf of Mexico, Two People Feared Dead

An oil rig has exploded in the Gulf of Mexico near Grand Isle, Louisiana, sending four people to the hospital, with two believed to be missing, according to the United States Coast Guard.

According to Jefferson Parish Councilman Chris Roberts, the oil rig is a shallow water production platform owned by Black Elk

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Happy Veterans’ Day from Kat

Today is not just another Sunday. Today is Veterans' Day - a day to remember and celebrate those who have risked everything for our country.

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Get Updated Local Indiana Election Coverage Here

Keep listening this evening for continued coverage of the 2012 General Election. We will have Jay Zimmer and Gene Stewart providing two updates each hour. If you miss any of those updates, you can get all of the audio right here.

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Romney Takes Indiana and Kentucky in Early Poll Returns

As votes are finalized, the first five states have been called for the 2012 Presidential election. According to NBC, Kentucky, Indiana, West Virginia and South Carolina have all been called for Republican Mitt Romney

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Be Alert For Hurricane Sandy Relief Scams

As the east coast continues to try and put itself back together after Hurricane Sandy, several trustworthy non-profit organizations are pitching in to help out, relying on public donations to help those in need get back on their feet as quickly as possible. Unfortunately, there are those who are looking to prey on people's sympathies toward the storm victims and make a quick buck.

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Ten Things to Have on Hand to Entertain Yourself When there is No Electricity

When I was in middle school, our power went out for an entire week during a snow storm. It was a challenge to stay entertained but ever since then, I keep plenty of fun things in our Emergency Preparedness Kit.

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