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John Carney is economics and finance editor at Breitbart News. He's a former writer for the Wall Street Journal and former editor of CNBC's NetNet, a blog about the future of finance.

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Last night's GOP debate was a more raucous affair than the first two. Sometimes the moderators seemed barely in control of the proceedings.

GOP Debate Roundup

Last night's GOP debate was a more raucous affair than the first two. Sometimes the moderators seemed barely in control of the proceedings.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Hillary talks "shortermism," Democratic infighting and Trump makes waves again.

Presidential Candidates on the Economy, Race and Immigration

Hillary talks "shortermism," Democratic infighting and Trump makes waves again.

from Left, Right & Center

Raj Rajaratnam's Galleon Group hedge fund was once worth $7 billion, and he paid ten high-powered lawyers to defend him on charges of insider trading.

High Finance and White-Collar Crime

Raj Rajaratnam's Galleon Group hedge fund was once worth $7 billion, and he paid ten high-powered lawyers to defend him on charges of insider trading.

from To the Point

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Political leaders in LA are now turning to the race for LA’s next mayor and the candidates so far include Kevin de León, Joe Buscaino, Mike Feuer, and Jessica Lall.

from Greater LA

The LA City Council has passed a motion that aims to curb street racing.

from Greater LA

The Santa Ynez Band of Chumash is cultivating native plant species in its nursery — as a way to preserve its indigenous culture.

from Greater LA

Josh Barro, Tim Carney and David Dayen discuss President Biden’s vaccine mandates, early cuts and bargaining chips in the Democrats’ spending bill, and America’s post-Trump…

from Left, Right & Center

On the eve of the 20th anniversary of the September 11 attacks, the Guantánamo Bay detention center is still open, and 39 detainees are still in custody, down from a high of nearly…

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The recall election could end up with three very different results for the future of Gov. Gavin Newsom and of politics in California. Here’s how the scenarios could play out.

from News Stories

President Biden announced in May that the United States would ship 80 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines to dozens of countries.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Saturday marks the 20th anniversary of the worst terrorist attack in American history.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

In the California recall election, Gov. Gavin Newsom crushed the opposition 64 to 36, though votes are still being counted as of noon on Wednesday.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand