Puerto Rico misses payment as debt crisis escalates
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Puerto Rico's debt crisis moved into a more perilous phase for residents, lawmakers and bondholders Monday after the Government Development Bank failed to repay almost $400 million. The missed principal payment, the largest so far by the island, …

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Worst of corporate debt crisis over: Morgan Stanley
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MUMBAI: Indian companies will likely resume growth in the coming quarters helped by lower debt, positive cash flows and a better economic environment signalling the end of the corporate debt crisis in the country, Morgan Stanley analysts Ridham Desai …

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Everything You Wanted to Know About the Puerto Rican Debt Crisis But Were …
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Puerto Rico just defaulted on a $422 million debt payment. That's the largest default yet in a debt crisis that already has schoolchildren suffering, bondholders sweating, Paul Ryan beating back a mutiny, Democrats feeling good about their chances in …

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'Jew.' Why does the word for a person of my religion sound like a slur?
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The Nazis meant for the word for their religion alone to dehumanize and isolate these men, women and children. And decades after the defeat of the Nazis and the genocidal ideology they embraced, that choking negativity has clung stubbornly to the word …

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Should Courts Get to Define Religion?
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Property-tax battles are rarely sexy. But a case now in front of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, about whether the 21 religious brothers and sisters who run the Shrine of Our Lady of LaSalette in Attleboro should have to pay taxes, could have …

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Puerto Rico's Debt Crisis Deepens as Government Misses Payment
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Puerto Rico's debt crisis moved into a more perilous phase for residents, lawmakers and bondholders Monday after the Government Development Bank failed to repay almost $400 million. The missed principal payment, the largest so far by the island, …

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This Is Why It's So Hard To Keep Weight Off After Losing It
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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)– Ever wonder why it's so hard to lose weight and then so easy to gain it back, even when you're really trying to keep it off? Turns out your own body is sabotaging you. Doctors at the National Institutes of Health did a follow-up …

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A new Biggest Loser study shows why it's so hard to lose weight and keep it off
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The newest scientific study to use the contestants as subjects, published today in the journal Obesity, sheds light on why it can be so hard for people who've gained a lot of weight to keep it off once they've lost it. It also suggests the Biggest …

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