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most important Fed meeting of the year? what happened today?

Well, the supposed “most important Fed meeting this YEAR” per CNBC is over and the result…”meh..”.  For those not aware, the recent run up in US Treasury rates (and thus Mortgage Rates) was primarily due to investor expectations of a change in the stance of Monetary Policy as directed by the Federal Reserve.  538 more words


Feds probing Seattle schools’ treatment of black students ~~ update


As the U.S. Department of Education investigates whether Seattle Public Schools discriminated against African-American students by disciplining them more frequently and more harshly, Superintendent José Banda promises to find solutions. 820 more words

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Burning Man Director Flaunts Flouting of Safety Rules

In theory, we live in a democratic society, based on a system of justice. There are rules, and if you break them you can be punished. 2,167 more words


Don't Trust Anybody

Local law was checking in on Detective Boyd frequently, and he had a sneaking suspicion that the Feds were keeping tabs on him.  Everywhere he went, the same black hat in the distance.  432 more words