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Obama Picks NTSB Member as New Auto Safety Chief

LEGAL | Thursday Nov 20, 2014
President Obama is nominating National Transportation Safety Board member Mark Rosekind to run the troubled National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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Credit Score Company Settles FTC Charges for $22M

LEGAL | Nov 20
A company that promised customers free credit scores has agreed to pay $22 million to settle charges that it billed customers for monthly credit monitoring that they did not sign up for.

Barilla From Worst to First on HRC's Corporate Equality Index

CORPORATE | By Winnie McCroy | Nov 20
Barilla Pasta went from worst to best in LGBT rights in one year, getting a 100 on HRC's Corporate Equality Index.

The National Organization for Marriage is $2.5 Million in Debt

FINANCE | By Jason St. Amand | Nov 20
The National Organization for Marriage, which promised to never ever give up defending same-sex marriage bans across the country, are $2.5 million in debt, according to the group's 2013 tax filing documents.

Citigroup Executive Found Dead in Tub, Throat Cut

CORPORATE | Nov 20
A Citigroup manager has been found dead in a bathtub in his New York City apartment with this throat cut.

Safety Agency to Push for National Air Bag Recall

LEGAL | By Tom Krisher, Dee-Ann Durbin | Nov 19
The federal government is demanding that the auto industry recall millions of additional cars equipped with faulty air bags that can injure - and even kill - a driver.

Gov't Pension Agency Reports a $62 Billion Deficit

CORPORATE | By Tom Raum | Nov 19
The federal watchdog agency overseeing the nation's pension protection system reported that it's running a $62 billion deficit - almost double last year's shortfall - mostly due to the poor financial condition of a few large multi-employer pension plans.

Senate Blocks NSA Phone Records Measure

LEGAL | By Ken Dilanian | Nov 19
The Senate on Tuesday blocked a bill to end bulk collection of American phone records by the National Security Agency, dealing a blow to President Barack Obama's primary proposal to rein in domestic surveillance.

Morning Rounds: Generic Drug Prices Soar

CORPORATE | Nov 19
CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook and CBS News contributor Dr. Holly Phillips weigh in on a spike in generic drug prices and whether vitamins can really help your memory.

Court to Consider When Second Mortgage can be Void

CORPORATE | Nov 18
The Supreme Court said Monday it will decide whether homeowners who declare bankruptcy can void a second mortgage if the home's market value has dropped below the amount they owe on the first mortgage.

Feds Say Web Privacy Firm Deceived Consumers

LEGAL | By Brandon Bailey | Nov 18
Federal regulators said a respected Internet privacy company gave its seal of approval to commercial websites and mobile apps but failed to check whether they were indeed meeting standards for safeguarding customers' data.

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