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7 Hacks To Affording Your Next Vacation

The tips and tricks to traveling on any budget.<p><b>1) Try hidden city ticketing with FlyShortcut.com.</b><br>Hidden city ticketing is a hack in itself for finding the lowest possible airfare on FlyShortcut.com. It essentially finds a cheaper flight that has your destination as a layover. That way, you can …

Federal judge temporarily blocks some of Wisconsin's new abortion requirements

A federal judge Monday temporarily blocked part of Wisconsin's new abortion law and scheduled a hearing for next week.<p>The law, which went into effect Monday, includes provisions similar to those in several other states that require women to undergo an ultrasound procedure before having an abortion …

Apple Needs To Steal These Features For iOS 7, Pronto

He put out this demo of his ideas, and we think Apple would be wise to include a lot of these features when iOS 7 comes out of the oven.<p>That magic release date, in true Apple fashion, is still unknown, but the rumor mill suggests we'll see it later this year.<p>We already thought iOS was pretty cool …

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Hispanic Outreach Director Explains Why He Said ‘Adios’ to the GOP

The guy in charge of reaching out to Hispanic Republicans has bolted for the Democrats. Pablo Pantoja talks to John Avlon.<p>Conservatives should …

Immigration reform could be bonanza for Dems

The immigration proposal pending in Congress would transform the nation’s political landscape for a generation or more — pumping as many as 11 million new Hispanic voters into the electorate a decade from now in ways that, if current trends hold, would produce an electoral bonanza for Democrats and …

Seven things you need to know about the new immigration bill

While NBC News has reported on many of the key aspects of the new bipartisan Senate immigration reform bill, it’s a huge piece of legislative machinery with a lot of interlocking gears.<p>The bill was formally filed in the Senate early Wednesday morning - you can read the 844 pages of it here.<p>But here …

The jobs crisis at top US law schools is worse than you think

The barren job market for law school grads has become a familiar reality by now. But here’s something that tends to get lost in the story: The problem isn’t just about no-name law schools churning out JD’s nobody wants to hire. Even graduates at some of the country’s top programs are struggling.<p>At …

What We Didn't Know About the Start of America's Drone War Killed Thousands

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The details of the bloody back-room deal between Pakistani and American officials that led to the …

North Korea Appears to Be Prepping a Fourth Nuclear Test

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>A South Korean newspaper is reporting that North Korean troops are scurrying around the site where …

China’s internet is better than yours

A new paper shines some light on the “next generation internet” China is building—and it’s far ahead of anything any other country has at the moment. The improvements aren’t just superficial faster broadband fluff either. They are deeply important changes to the very backbone of the system.<p>The …

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The 'LeBron James Of Law' Is Arguing For The Defense Of Marriage Act

His name is Paul Clement, and he has quickly become the Supreme Court's most visible lawyer. And for Clement, the fight over DOMA is bit more personal than two high-profile legal battles he was involved in last year.<p>In 2011, Clement resigned from the firm King & Spalding LLC after it withdrew as …

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Can Mark Zuckerberg and his friends convince conservatives and labor unions to support immigration?

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is joining with like-minded US tech execs, including LinkedIn’s Reid Hoffman, to fund a $50 million political organization backing comprehensive immigration reform, and down the road, education and funding for scientific research.<p>The group will be an issue advocacy …