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By DPI Staff
WASHINGTON, D.C. April 26 (DPI) - A young lawyer who worked for a major US firm in Qatar for two years took to Reddit today, answering questions in an "Ask Me Anything" forum that raised some questions about Big Law's role in the global economy as well as the ongoing treatment of women lawyers. Bo
By DPI Staff
WASHINGTON, D.C. April 22 (DPI) - Centrist economist Robert Samuelson pointedly asserted that reforming America's byzantine tax code is almost impossible, given political influences of all kinds over the policy-making process, all of which are unlikely to ever go away.  "The odds that the next pres
By DPI Staff
WASHINGTON, D.C. April 14 (DPI) -  The University of California at Davis has spent at least $175,000 contracting firms to help expunge online references to a 2011 campus pepper-spraying incident. But that effort hasn't done much to eliminate the 116,000 results when Googling "Pepper Spray UC Dav
News Features & Profiles of People Worth Reading About
By DPI Staff
WASHINGTON, D.C. April 26 (DPI) - A young lawyer who worked for a major US firm in Qatar for two years took to Reddit today, answering questions in an "Ask Me Anything" forum that raised some questi
By DPI Staff
WASHINGTON, D.C. April 4 (DPI) - Leave it to The New York Times to throw a political log on the Washington Metro's ever-burning maintenance problems, as it reported this weekend that the 40-year-o
By DPI Staff
WASHINGTON, D.C. Mar. 29 (DPI) - For eight years now America's central bank has gifted Wall Street and the banking sector a near-zero cost of money, an unprecedented policy that's generated billions
Finance, Business, Investments & Your Dough
By DPI Staff
WASHINGTON, D.C. April 22 (DPI) - Centrist economist Robert Samuelson pointedly asserted that reforming America's byzantine tax code is almost impossible, given political influences of all kinds over
By DPI Staff
WASHINGTON, D.C. Mar. 29 (DPI) - For eight years now America's central bank has gifted Wall Street and the banking sector a near-zero cost of money, an unprecedented policy that's generated billions
By DPI Staff
WASHINGTON, D.C. Dec. 30 (DPI) - Just in time for the election year, The New York Times dredged up the old and familiar story of the super-rich influencing politicians in return for special tax loopho
Media, The Net & Messaging
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WASHINGTON, D.C. April 14 (DPI) -  The University of California at Davis has spent at least $175,000 contracting firms to help expunge online references to a 2011 campus pepper-spraying incident. Bu
By DPI Staff
WASHINGTON, D.C. Mar. 23 (DPI) - Yesterday's terrorist bombings in Belgium triggered now-familiar outrage, political posturing and calls to action. But the frequency of attacks - San Bernardino in Nov
By DPI Staff
WASHINGTON, D.C. Mar. 21 (DPI) -  CNN receives $200,000 for a 30-second ad when Donald Trump appears in a presidential debate, about 40 times more than what the cable network gets for its regular new
Politics, Policy & Public Power
By DPI Staff
WASHINGTON, D.C. April 22 (DPI) - Centrist economist Robert Samuelson pointedly asserted that reforming America's byzantine tax code is almost impossible, given political influences of all kinds over
By DPI Staff
WASHINGTON, DC April 6 (DPI)  - It looks like a replay of the 2013 Edward Snowden Affair, only the data came from an offshore law firm rather than a government agency. In both cases, the sheer quan
By DPI Staff
WASHINGTON, D.C. April 4 (DPI) - Leave it to The New York Times to throw a political log on the Washington Metro's ever-burning maintenance problems, as it reported this weekend that the 40-year-o
Home, Lifestyle & Gettin' Out of Town
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SANTA CLARA, CA Feb. 8 (DPI) - A sullen Panthers QB Cameron Newton gave curt answers at a three-minute press conference after last night's Super Bowl, and readers across the internet scolded him for
By Stephen Clark
(DPI Book Review) June 3 - I've always believed the best interviews - and the most honest sources - were the recently retired professionals,those still with their wits yet unshackled from the self-
By DPI Staff
WASHINGTON, D.C. June 2 (DPI) - Readers on news sites today put aside any qualms about US legal overreach and celebrated the resignation of FIFA President Sepp Blatter, who presided over decades of ap
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