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3:38am

Mon September 15, 2014
Technology

Grandparents Accidentally Tag Themselves As Grandmaster Flash

Originally published on Mon September 15, 2014 5:08 am

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3:29am

Mon September 15, 2014
Around the Nation

SWAT Team Startles Gamer

Originally published on Mon September 15, 2014 5:08 am

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2:04am

Mon September 15, 2014
Your Money

Millions Of Americans' Wages Seized Over Credit Card And Medical Debt

Originally published on Mon September 15, 2014 1:00 pm

Kevin Evans relaxes in his small apartment after arriving home from work. Evans, who lost income and his home in the recession, is now having his wages garnished after falling behind on his credit card payments.
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Millions of Americans are still grappling with debt they've accumulated since the recession hit. And new numbers out Monday show many are having a tougher time than you might think.

One in 10 working Americans between the ages of 35 and 44 are getting their wages garnished. That means their pay is being docked — often over an old credit card debt, medical bill or student loan.

That striking figure comes out of a collaboration between NPR and ProPublica. The reporting offers the first available national numbers on wage garnishment.

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1:52am

Mon September 15, 2014
NPR Story

Toxic Algae Problem Likely To Get Worse Before It Gets Better

Originally published on Mon September 15, 2014 5:08 am

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1:52am

Mon September 15, 2014
NPR Story

White House Works To Get Congressional Support On ISIS Plan

Originally published on Mon September 15, 2014 5:08 am

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