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Germany: Business as usual with Iran

Wed, 05/09/2018 - 7:32am
In Germany, officials are confident that the European leaders will broker a deal that avoids U.S. punishment.
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My Economy: Leaving the big city life behind

Tue, 05/08/2018 - 8:01pm
One former journalist left the newsroom for the family business. The reason? A lower cost of living.
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Standardized tests like the SAT and ACT won’t prepare you for the real world, one venture capitalist says

Tue, 05/08/2018 - 7:16pm
Ted Dintersmith argues that these tests are more about rote memorization.
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The Source Code: Mignon Clyburn

Tue, 05/08/2018 - 4:16pm
A retiring FCC commissioner on how politics and technology have both gotten a little out of hand.
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62: We could never get free

Tue, 05/08/2018 - 4:05pm
Maybe the problem is that our "free" markets are *not free enough.*
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Trump announces U.S. will exit nuclear accord with Iran

Tue, 05/08/2018 - 2:57pm
Trump’s decision means Iran’s government must now decide whether to follow the U.S. and withdraw or try to salvage what’s left of the deal.
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Is politics tearing apart the FCC? A retiring commissioner says yes.

Tue, 05/08/2018 - 2:25pm
Mignon Clyburn says she can be a more effective consumer advocate outside of the agency.
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Bob Iger on keeping Disney creative, streaming and Grey's Anatomy (from the archives)

Tue, 05/08/2018 - 2:09pm
Bob Iger was less than two years into his role as CEO of Disney when he talked to host Kai Ryssdal back in 2007. For the first time, hear their extended conversation on everything from buying Pixar, experimenting with streaming, and why Iger really wanted to work with George Lucas.
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Without the first joint stock company, the U.S. wouldn't exist

Mon, 05/07/2018 - 7:57pm
Someone had to pay for American colonies. Enter the British merchants adventurers.
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Florida's affordable housing shortage is a roadblock for Hurricane Maria evacuees

Mon, 05/07/2018 - 6:29pm
Puerto Ricans in FEMA's transitional shelter program worry about where they'll go when the program ends June 30.
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Trading in financial markets is becoming more of a headache

Mon, 05/07/2018 - 6:08pm
Is there a liquidity problem in some real financial markets?
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Should we be getting paid for providing data?

Mon, 05/07/2018 - 5:08pm
The data we generate daily could be seen as labor. "I do think people are starting to wake up to this," one researcher says.
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Say bye-bye to the short-lived fiduciary rule

Mon, 05/07/2018 - 4:58pm
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Country roads pose a particular challenge for driverless cars

Mon, 05/07/2018 - 4:50pm
How do we teach autonomous vehicles to navigate rural roads, where every bump hasn't been mapped?
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