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10:53 am
Tue June 11, 2013

Interest Rates Up: Could Spell Uncertainty For Home Loans, Retirement

Originally published on Tue June 11, 2013 11:04 am

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National Security
10:53 am
Tue June 11, 2013

Can Privacy And Security Go Hand In Hand?

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The Two-Way
10:49 am
Tue June 11, 2013

Report: Overdraft Protection Puts Customers 'At Greater Risk'

Richard Cordray, the director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
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Originally published on Tue June 11, 2013 12:44 pm

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is looking at how overdraft fees affect consumers in a detailed report released Tuesday.

One of the stunning finds: "Overdraft and non-sufficient funds fees accounted for 61 percent of total consumer deposit account service charges in 2011 among the banks in the CFPB report."

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Shots - Health News
10:47 am
Tue June 11, 2013

How CT Scans Have Raised Kids' Risk For Future Cancer

Use of CT scans has doubled for children under five and tripled for older children.
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Originally published on Wed June 12, 2013 5:40 am

Doctors are prescribing too many CT scans for children, a study says, even though they know that the radiation used in the tests increases children's lifelong risk of cancer.

Choosing other tests and dialing back the radiation used in the scans would prevent 62 percent of related cancers, according to Diana Miglioretti, a biostatistician at the University of California, Davis, who led the study.

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Music
10:06 am
Tue June 11, 2013

NPR Music's 25 Favorite Albums Of The Year (So Far)

Originally published on Wed July 10, 2013 11:23 am

Give or take a few weeks, 2013's midpoint is upon us. After almost six months of new music, it's that time of year when we pause to catch our breath, get our bearings and share our love for the albums that defined the first half of 2013.

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