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How Much Is That MRI, Really? Massachusetts Shines A Light

A state law now requires insurers to reveal prices of their medical tests, and the variation is amazing, bargain hunters say. An MRI of the back is $614 at one place, $1,800 at another.

Participants in an ethical hacking contest at a Swiss security conference in Geneva in March. So-called bug bounty programs are becoming very popular in Silicon Valley's high-tech sector. Salvatore Di Nolfi/EPA/Landov hide caption

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Banks Reluctant To Use 'White Hat' Hackers To Spot Security Flaws

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Burnt Biscuits Booker T. & the MG's

Air Force personnel put up tents to house a 25-bed, U.S.-built hospital for Liberian health workers sick with Ebola in Monrovia, Liberia's capital. The hospital is scheduled to open this weekend. John Moore/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. Military Response To Ebola Gains Momentum In Liberia

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Africa Karriem Riggins
Close to Nowhere Band of Skulls

Philippe Petain, head of the French World War II collaborationist government in Vichy, greets French prisoners arriving from Germany in 1941. AP hide caption

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A French Best-Seller's Radical Argument: Vichy Regime Wasn't All Bad

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Quiet Life Dirty Gold
Catgroove Parov Stelar
Big Bang Theory Theme Barenaked Ladies
Brother Bru Wil Blades & Billy Martin
Days to Come Bonobo
And Lay Debo Band
Promises The Presets
Wanderluster Band of Skulls

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How Much Is That MRI, Really? Massachusetts Shines A Light

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Community Gold Panda
War No More Tommy Guerrero
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Hit The Road Jack Harmonica Blues Band

Brazil's judicial system faces a massive backlog of cases — and stacks of paperwork. One group of five judges in Sao Paulo is currently handling 1.6 million cases. G Dettmar/National Council of Justice hide caption

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Brazil: The Land Of Many Lawyers And Very Slow Justice

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It All Feels Right Washed Out
Training What Laura Says

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