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Germany's Oldest Remaining Nuclear Plant Shuts Down

Jun 30
Germany's oldest remaining nuclear reactor has been shut down, part of a move initiated four years ago to switch off all its nuclear plants by the end of 2022.

Health Ruling Relieves Consumers; GOP States Remain Critical

By Kelly Kennedy | Jun 26
The Supreme Court ruling validating federal health insurance subsidies for nearly 6.4 million Americans had consumers breathing a sigh of relief, but the reaction was different states states that have fought against the Affordable Care Act.

Senators Express Frustration with Takata, Regulators

Jun 26
Senators expressed anger and exasperation with both air bag maker Takata Corp. and federal auto safety regulators over a problem with defective air bag inflators that has escalated into the largest auto-safety recall in U.S. history.

Biographical Play About Oscar Wilde Blocked by Kremlin

By EDGE | Jun 25
The Tectonic Theater Project's plans to stage its LGBTQ-themed play Gross Indecency: The Three Trials of Oscar Wilde in Moscow, with support from the United States government, have been blocked by the Kremlin.

Feds Want AT&T to Pay Fine for Slowing Data Speeds

Jun 25
The wireless giant is accused of misleading customers of its unlimited mobile data plans by "severely" slowing down speeds. CBS News financial contributor Mellody Hobson discusses the $100 million fine, the biggest the FCC has ever handed down.

Reports: Federal Agency Fails to Hold Carmakers to Account

Jun 23
An upcoming government audit says the nation's auto safety regulator failed repeatedly over a decade to discover the General Motors ignition switch defect that's linked to more than 110 deaths.

High Court: Comcast Must Reveal Anonymous Commenter

By David Mercer | Jun 20
Anonymity doesn't protect those who commit defamation. Comcast Cable Communications must identify an Internet-service subscriber who posted an anonymous message suggesting a political candidate molests children.

Feds Announce Nationwide Health Care Fraud Sweeps

By Richardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Jun 19
Health care fraud sweeps across the country have led to charges against 243 people, including doctors, nurses and pharmacy owners accused of bilking Medicare and Medicaid, the government announced.

Technology to Spot Gunfire Installed in U.S. Schools

Jun 19
ShotSpotter technology uses microphones that can track the sound of gunfire as it happens and alert police to its location. While advocates say it could help prevent another school massacre, there are privacy concerns. Kris Van Cleave reports.

Agency: Staff Cuts Take Toll on IRS Tax Enforcement Efforts

By Andrew Taylor, Stephen Ohlemacher | Jun 18
Budget cuts to the IRS are hampering the agency's efforts to uncover tax cheats, an agency watchdog said Wednesday, and more trims are on the way under legislation approved by a GOP-controlled House panel.

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