The country is facing an epidemic of unscrupulous debt collectors willing to pose as law enforcement and threaten arrest to squeeze dollars out of Americans, a top prosecutor said Tuesday as he announced the arrests of seven people who worked for an Atlanta-area company.
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Nearly 5 million strollers spanning various brands with a hinge that can amputate a child's finger are being recalled this week. Other recalled consumer products include candles that pose a fire hazard and multitools with a defective locking mechanism.
University of California President Janet Napolitano prevailed Thursday in persuading the system's governing board to authorize five years of tuition increases, a politically risky move likely to ignite months of debate to determine if the costs ultimately fall on students or taxpayers.
Louisiana's latest amnesty program for delinquent taxpayers is expected to bring in $169 million, more than lawmakers included in this year's budget, but not enough to close a midyear deficit that has emerged.
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