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Posted: March 15, 2013 at 1:48 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “I would not exclude that we run the risk of seeing a social revolution.” Jean-Claude Juncker, Luxembourg prime minister, on the effects of austerity measures in Europe Article, 1D IRS: Tax glitch to slow some refunds KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A tax-preparation glitch affecting about 660,000 tax returns will delay refunds by as long as six weeks, with customers of the nation’s largest tax preparer among those affected.

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Union members march during a demonstration outside of an EU summit in Brussels on Thursday, March 14, 2013. Thousands of workers are converging on EU headquarters to demand an end to austerity measures in a demonstration coinciding with an EU summit aimed at boosting growth and reducing unemployment. Thursday's protest showed frustration of the European trade union movement claiming years of austerity imposed by EU leaders is only worsening the recession while driving ever more people toward unemployment and poverty.  (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

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