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The Dollar Is Weaker, But That Might Not Be A Bad Thing

The dollar is down nearly 10 percent since the beginning of the year. That's bad news if you're a tourist traveling to Europe but great news if your U.S. company sell.....»»

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The Dollar Is Weaker, But That May Not Be A Bad Thing

The dollar is down nearly 10 percent since the beginning of the year. That's bad news if you're a tourist traveling to Europe but great news if your U.S. company sell.....»»

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Silicon Valley"s Ellen Pao Tackles Sex Discrimination, Workplace Diversity In Memoir

The tech investor dives into the lawsuit that thrust her into the national spotlight and the workplace discrimination that prompted it. She says firms are largely applying "tepid diversity soluti.....»»

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Ahead Of The Holiday Season, Toys "R" Us Files For Bankruptcy Protection

The largest U.S. toy chain filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection late Monday. Toys 'R' Us plans to use $3 billion in bankruptcy financing to buy merchandise from vendors and fund operations.....»»

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Cities Try Convincing Amazon They"re Ready For Its New Headquarters

Atlanta, Denver and other cities are making their cases for the online giant to locate its second headquarters in their area. At stake: up to 50,000 well-paying jobs and billions in.....»»

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Looking For Analog: Old Button-Mashing Arcades Come Back For A New Generation

"I know I didn't grow up with arcades, but ... I enjoy talking with my dad about it and it's just somethi.....»»

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Fuel Shortages And The North Korean Economy, Explained

A recent tweet by President Trump about long gas lines in North Korea reopens questions about what's going on in the country's opaque economy after sev.....»»

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"Rolling Stone" Magazine Is Put Up For Sale

Wenner Media, the company founded by Rolling Stone publisher Jann Wenner, cites .....»»

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Houston"s Tight Rental Market Makes It Tough For Low-Income Hurricane Victims

Even before Harvey, Houston had an affordable housing crisis. Prices are rising for apartments that weren't damaged, forcing some to stay i.....»»

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Restoring VW Beetles, Buses ... And Dreams

Bob Cook and his colleagues make dreams happen in their Maryland auto body shop. They work exclusively on VW Beetles and buses from another era, carefully bringing them back to .....»»

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What It Might Take To Stop The Data Breaches

NPR's Scott Simon talks to technology writer and professor Zeynep.....»»

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High-Tech "Bodega" Falls Short Of The Real Thing

Two entrepreneurs attracted criticism after they unveiled a ritzy vending machine they named Bodega. NPR's Scott Simon muses on the value of the brick and mortar stores that predate.....»»

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Watchdogs Try To Get Mar-A-Lago Answers, Mostly Turn Up More Questions

Two groups are attempting to get more information about President Trump's guests at his private Florida resort Mar-A-Lago. For the most part, the inquiries have generated more ques.....»»

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Watchdogs Try To Get Mar-A-Lago Answers; Mostly Turn Up More Questions

Two groups are attempting to get more information about President Trump's guests at his private Florida resort Mar-A-Lago. For the most part, the inquiries have generated more ques.....»»

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Rural Hospitals Struggle To Stock Expensive Drugs That Could Save Lives

A federal drug program blocks rural hospitals from getting discounts on rare-disease drugs, forcing staff to cut back on supplies of lifesaving medicines......»»

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As Millennials Get Older, Many Are Buying SUVs To Drive To Their Suburban Homes

Having put off buying cars and becomi.....»»

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No Apology, No Explanation: Fox News And The Seth Rich Story

Several months after Fox News retracted its expose on the dea.....»»

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3 Female Former Employees Sue Google Over Alleged Gender Pay Discrimination

"It is time to stop ignoring these issues in tech," says one plaintiff. They are seeking class-action status to sue on behalf of all women employed by Google in California ov.....»»

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Nobody Takes The Bodega Out Of The Corner. Not Even A Startup

A new startup wants to make these neighborhood stores "obsolete." But for many people, bodegas aren't just about convenience — they feed the spirit of a community......»»

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Hacker Group OurMine Targets Vevo"s Data (And Removes It By Request)

The hacker group, which posted hundreds of gigabytes of data it took from the music video site on Friday, said that it had alerted Vevo about the site's failure to protect itself......»»

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