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A guide to NBA free agency and salary cap rules, plus how LeBron James ended the NBA's silly season with his Friday announcement.

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July 15  • 

9 famous spite houses built to annoy the neighbors

Spite houses, many built in the 18th and 19th century, are often oddly shaped and built with the express purpose of annoying the neighbors.

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July 15  • 

Paying for college: Managing debt after school (Part 3 of 3)

Higher education has never been more expensive. This three-part series offers ways to reduce or eliminate the cost of paying for college.

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July 14  • 

Leaving dogs in hot cars is cruel and illegal in many states 

Dogs die each year from being left alone in hot cars, sometimes for hours. Know the risks for pets and legal ramifications for owners.

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July 11  • 

How a pitbull prosecutor outlawyered Pistorius’ defense

If a trial were merely a lawyering contest, we could easily call the case for the prosecution and go home right now.

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July 9  • 

Supreme Court rejects Google’s wiretapping appeal, curbs tech industry power 

The Supreme Court sides with lower court, holding that Google illegally wiretapped users' home networks and misused data.

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July 9  • 

Ethics on Facebook’s mind in wake of user emotion tests

Regulators are investigating the legality and ethics of psychological tests Facebook performed on unknowing users in 2012.

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July 8  • 

Why the Hobby Lobby decision is a stunning setback for women’s rights

The Supreme Court's decision is a radical departure from prior law and has monumental implications for over half of America's workforce.

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July 8  • 

New York City reaches historic settlement in ‘Central Park jogger’ case

Shoddy police work and mayoral pressure to “clean up” the city ended up adding more victims to the already unspeakable crime.

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