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A study finds health risks to seniors who stop driving. (ThinkStock)
A study finds health risks to seniors who stop driving. (ThinkStock)
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Giving up the car keys could pose health risks for seniors

It is one of the most difficult things for many families to go through when they know an elderly loved one should no longer be behind the wheel.

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Republican presidential candidates, from left, Lindsey Graham, Ben Carson, John Kasich, Chris Christie, Bobby Jindal, Jeb Bush, Scott Walker and Rick Santorum speak among themselves after a forum Monday, Aug. 3, 2015, in Manchester, N.H. (AP Photo/Jim Cole)
Republican presidential candidates, from left, Lindsey Graham, Ben Carson, John Kasich, Chris Christie, Bobby Jindal, Jeb Bush, Scott Walker and Rick Santorum speak among themselves after a forum Monday, Aug. 3, 2015, in Manchester, N.H. (AP Photo/Jim Cole)
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Does the first GOP presidential debate really matter?

Not every political expert thinks making into Thursday night's prime time debate of Republican presidential candidates is crucial and at least one wasn't sure the debate itself matters.

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NJ Governor Chris Christie Speaks At A Startup Accelerator In Iowa
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie speaks to potential voters during a campaign event on June 12, 2015 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
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Christie must participate in prime-time debate, says political experts

Fox News is expected to announce Tuesday night the top 10 candidates in national polls who will participate in the first prime time Republican presidential debate scheduled for Aug. 6. The remaining six GOP candidates will be invited to take part in a debate earlier that same day.

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South Jersey U.S. Congressman Frank LoBiondo (R-NJ2)
South Jersey U.S. Congressman Frank LoBiondo (R-NJ2)
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NJ Federal lawmakers push to continue vets’ mental health line

The Pentagon's decision to pull the financial plug on a Rutgers-based mental health helpline for veterans draws outrage from New Jersey lawmakers on Capitol Hill.

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Companies avoiding raises, looking to other forms of compensation

In lieu of annual raises, employers have been leaning on more creative and less expensive ways to compensate their workers.

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Are new moms getting the right baby advice?

A new study finds new mothers may not be getting as much information about their babies as they should from their doctor.

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Is working 9 to 5 becoming a thing of the past? (Pixland, ThinkStock)
Is working 9 to 5 becoming a thing of the past? (Pixland, ThinkStock)
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What’s considered a ‘normal’ workday?

Is the idea of working 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day a thing of the past?

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Say goodbye to deep discounts. (a-wrangler, ThinkStock)
Say goodbye to deep discounts. (a-wrangler, ThinkStock)
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Shoppers can say goodbye to deep discounts for now

Since the recession, many of us have grown accustomed to walking into a store and taking advantage of buying merchandise at 50 and 70 percent off. As consumer confidence continues to improve, however, many retailers are responding by putting an end to the deep discounts.  

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(LorenzoPatoia, ThinkStock)
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Gas prices expected to drop again

Experts have been expecting a drop in gas prices in the second half of 2015, and their predictions are starting to come true.  

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Gov. Christie at a town hall event in Derry, New Hampshire
Gov. Christie at a town hall event in Derry, New Hampshire (@ChrisChristie via Twitter)
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Trump hurting Christie with New Hampshire voters, poll shows

In the first Monmouth University poll since he launched his presidential campaign, Gov. Chris Christie makes it into the top 10 with GOP primary voters in New Hampshire.

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