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Tue, Jul 22, 2014 -- 10:00 AM
Tue, Jul 22, 2014 -- 10:00 AM LinkedIn Co-Founder Calls for New Workplace 'Alliance'

Known as "the startup whisperer" of Silicon Valley, Bay Area native and LinkedIn co-founder Reid Hoffman joins us to discuss his recent book, "The Alliance." In it, Hoffman writes about the new era of employee-employer relationships, and proposes a model that emphasizes transparency over empty promises of loyalty and job security.

Tue, Jul 22, 2014 -- 9:00 AM
Tue, Jul 22, 2014 -- 9:00 AM GI Bill Funds Wasted on Substandard Colleges, Investigation Finds

In 2008, Congress passed a new GI Bill that, for the first time since World War II, promised to pay the full cost of a college education for veterans. But a report by the Center for Investigative Reporting finds that more than $600 million of that money has been spent on California schools that have graduation rates so low, or loan-default rates so high, that they don't meet state standards for aid. The report contends that the GI Bill is pouring money into for-profit colleges that often leave veterans with worthless degrees and few job prospects.



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Mon, Jul 21, 2014 -- 9:00 AM
Mon, Jul 21, 2014 -- 9:00 AM News Round-Up: Malaysia Airlines, Gaza Invasion, and More

We begin the week with an update on the Malaysian Airlines crash in Ukraine, on developments in the conflict in the Gaza Strip and on the crisis of migrant children at the U.S.-Mexico Border and immigration reform efforts. We'll discuss these and other top stories.

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