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China Suspends Coal Imports From North Korea

China is suspending coal imports from North Korea, one of the country's economic lifelines. The Chinese government says the move is part of United Nations sanctions against North Kore.....»»

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As Trump Vows To Grow Industry, Countries Move Away From Coal

In his campaign to beco.....»»

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Uber Orders Investigation Into Sexual Harassment Claims

A former engineer for the ride-hailing app Uber published a blog post this weekend claiming that she faced sexual harassment while working at the compa.....»»

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Uber Will Investigate Sexual Harassment Claims By Engineer

Uber's CEO has ordered an investigation into a sexual harassment claim made by a female en.....»»

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The Burning Problem Of China"s Garbage

China produces 520,000 tons of garbage a day. To get rid of it, the government favors burning it, which harms the environment. One answer: sorting garbage and recycling. But that's p.....»»

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The "Haze Craze": Beer Lovers" Newfound Obsession With Murky IPAs

East Coast brewers have been making unfiltered, unpasteurized, hazy IPAs for about a decade. Their customers love the aromas and murky look of the beers. Now, the hazy beer craze has gone nation.....»»

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Mattress No Longer Delegated To Bottom Of Shopping List

While a new mattress was often a purchase put off as long as possible, consumers today are replacing their mattresses more often......»»

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Facebook Wants Great Power, But What About Responsibility?

Mark Zuckerberg has announced a plan to make Facebook the only primary platform people use to connect to others virtually. But he fails to discuss the responsibilities that com.....»»

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A Thriving Rural Town"s Winning Formula Faces New Threats Under Trump Administration

Decades ago, Garden City, Kan., embraced the meat industry, and immigrants flocked there for jobs. The city worked hard to absorb newcomers, but now its economy and diverse community.....»»

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NPR Launches New Tool To Monitor President Trump"s Ethical Promises

Senior Business Editor Marilyn Geewax talks about NPR's newly-launched Trump Ethics Monitor, a tool that helps track conflicts of interest betw.....»»

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As California"s Organic Farming Pioneers Age, A Younger Generation Steps In

The pioneers of organic farming are starting to retire. While some are passing on their farms to family to preserve their legacy, others are getting help finding like-minded strangers......»»

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Your Shareable Google Maps Lists May Be Really Interesting To Advertisers

A new feature allows users to create lists of places and share them with friends. Is Google Maps trying to become a social network or to collect more information about i.....»»

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Seminole Patchwork: Admiration And Appropriation

Native American symbols have long caught the eye of non-Native fashion designers. But when it comes to Seminole patchwork designs, where is the line between inspirat.....»»

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GOP Leaders Urge Return To "High-Risk Insurance Pools" That Critics Call Costly

Some Republicans in Congress say they could partly fix the federal health law by again separating people who buy insurance into two categories — sick and healthy. Critics say it won't save money......»»

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Episode 755: The Phone At The End Of The World

A charismatic populist president wanted to boost manufacturing and create jobs. She told companies, 'if you want to sell your stuff here, you have to build it here.' This is what happened.....»»

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Trump"s Sons Heading To Dubai As Business Interests Continue To Expand Overseas

The president's eldest sons will cut the ribbon on a new Trump golf course in Dubai this weekend. The Trump family stands to profit, while U.S. taxpayers pick up the tab for Secret Service protection......»»

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Trump"s Frequent Visits Disrupt Palm Beach Life And Businesses

The president's visits to his Mar-a-Lago home are hurting local governments and businesses, including a nearby airport. Some owners fear going out of business if security-related disruptions continue......»»

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Trump Talks Jobs At Boeing Plant In South Carolina

President Trump's visit to the North Charleston plant comes after the company's employees voted against unionizing. President Trump's visit to the North Charleston plant comes after the company's employees voted against unionizing......»»

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When A Politician Says "Fake News" And A Newspaper Threatens To Sue Back

If the Colorado newspaper files a lawsuit, legal experts say it would be the first of its kind, potentially setting a legal definition for what is considered fake news.....»»

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Watch Live: Trump Speaks At Boeing Plant In South Carolina

President Trump's visit to the North Charleston plant comes after the company's employees voted against unionizing. President Trump's visit to the North Charleston plant comes after the company's employees voted against unionizing......»»

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