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How Driver's License Suspensions Unfairly Target The Poor

Jan 05, 2015
Losing your driver's license is a serious penalty, but often it's for nothing to do with unsafe driving. Without one, many who can't afford to pay the fines have a hard time finding or keeping a job.
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Why Buy When You Can Borrow? App Connects People And Stuff

Jan 02, 2015
Millions of people use apps to share their homes and their cars. Now Peerby, an app developed in the Netherlands, helps people to share things like power drills and bicycle pumps with people nearby.

Sanctions Intensify Russia's Free Fall Into Economic Crisis

Dec 31, 2014
The Russian economy took a big hit in 2014. The U.S. and other countries imposed economic sanctions after Russia annexed Crimea, but it was falling oil prices that really hurt the country.