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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Wed February 5, 2014

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau was formed in 2010
Provided, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

  The Dodd-Frank Act established the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) in 2010, with the mission to protect consumers by carrying out federal consumer financial laws, and to ensure that consumers get the information they need to make the financial decisions they believe are best for themselves and their families.   Michael Hurley and Sarah C.

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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Wed February 5, 2014

Managing Your Money

Take control of your finances and manage investments and savings.

  Whether saving and investing for a house, college or retirement, you need to know how to best make your money work for you. Madelynn Matlock, senior portfolio manager with Pioneer Investments, a global investment manager, and Investment Advisor Chris DeSimio discuss how to take control of your finances, with a look to emerging markets.

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Focus on Technology
6:00 am
Wed February 5, 2014

The sky's the limit for UC drone researchers

UC's UAV hovers on campus.
Ann Thompson WVXU

 The Cincinnati Fire Department is looking into the possibility of using drones in the future. The city is partnering with the University of Cincinnati to test, what promises to be, a turn-key system.

The whirr and the sight of this small quadroter freezes University of Cincinnati students in their tracks as they stare at it in subzero temperatures.

Graduate Student Bryan Brown says, “Oh yes, every time we do this we have about 10 people stop and they’ll come up and take videos, especially when it’s warmer.”

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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Tue February 4, 2014

Remembering and Learning from the Holocaust

The Yellow Star ordered by the Nazis for Jews to wear.
University of Minnesota Center for Holocaust & Genocide Studies

  An estimated 11 million people were killed during the Holocaust. Six million of them were Jews. Of those, more than one million were children. The Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education, formed by a group of Holocaust survivors and their families, educates about the Holocaust, remembers its victims and acts on its lessons.

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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Tue February 4, 2014

The 52 Weeks

A book about challenging yourself to get "unstuck."
Provided, The 52 Weeks

  Feeling a bit “stuck” in their lives, Pam Godwin and Karen Amster-Young decided to challenge themselves to try one new thing every week for a year, from test-driving a Maserati to ballroom dance lessons, and to blog about their journeys.

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