Weekly News!

As the world becomes more globalized, it is increasingly important that we all stay informed and up date about the news. The Center for Civic Engagement every will now do a round up of news that happened in a week.

Here is the weekly news roundabout for the week of February 10th to February 16th:

1) US employer health care mandate delayed until 2016 for firms with 50-99 employees

2) State of Nevada withdraws legal support of gay marriage ban passed by voters in 2002. 

3) US House passes debt limit increase permitting Treasury to borrow freely through March 15,2015

4) A federal judge mandates Kentucky to recognize same-sex marriages

5) Boston Bombing update: A trial date has been set for November 3 for the Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

6) US initial jobless claims rose 8,000 to 339,000 last week

7) Passenger: Hijacker threatened  to crash plane

8) Missouri gun murders ‘rose after law repeal’


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