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The Takeaway: TSA Screening Unfair?; Too Old to Drive?

Posted on 06/27/2011 by |The Takeaway | Comments

Bulletin TodayTSA stands by officers after pat-down of 95-year-old woman in Florida. The cancer patient was forced to remove her adult diaper during a screening a couple of weeks ago at the Northwest Florida Regional Airport, according to her daughter.

The Takeaway: Weekend Edition (Updated)

Posted on 06/24/2011 by |The Takeaway | Comments

Bulletin TodayUpdate: New York legalizes same-sex marriage in late Friday vote. Newly-married New Yorkers will see their lives change significantly – legally and financially. But for those older couples who don’t live in the six states recognizing gay marriage, planning is still essential. P.M. Notes: Peter Falk, right, dies at 83. TV’s Lt. Columbo, who reportedly suffered from dementia, died Thursday at his home in Beverly Hills.

The Takeaway: Heat Wave; Exercise and Stroke; Health Care Law

Posted on 06/9/2011 by |The Takeaway | Comments

Bulletin TodayDangerous heat wave continues: Five people have died from heat-related deaths as scorching weather continues to grip the East Coast, officials say.  The victims were at least 60 and all had pre-existing medical conditions – making them the most vulnerable in extreme weather. 

What Obama’s New Budget Means for You

Posted on 02/14/2011 by |The Takeaway | Comments

Bulletin TodayFaced with mounting pressure to put the clamp on a hemorrhaging federal budget deficit, the White House unveiled Monday a $3.7 trillion budget highlighting a plan that aims to cut more than $1 trillion over the next decade. So what does this mean for you?