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My Economy: The personal cost of a year of tariffs

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 4:37pm
For Sam Desai, vice president at RM Metals, a year of tariffs on his balance sheet changed his work habits.
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My Economy: Using the jobs you hate for creative fodder

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 4:35pm
Halle Butler hated working. Now she writes about it.
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As crab season approaches, Maryland processing plants seek guest worker reform

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 4:05pm
The multimillion-dollar industry relies heavily on H-2B visa workers from Mexico and Central America.
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Alan Krueger, noted economist who served Obama, has died

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 8:20am
Alan Krueger, a groundbreaking Princeton University economist who served as a top adviser in two Democratic administrations and was an authority on the labor market, has died.
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White House proposes caps on federal student loan borrowing

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 7:06pm
As college tuition and student debt continue to rise, the White House is proposing reforms to student loan policy.
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More extremists are getting radicalized online. Whose responsibility is that?

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 5:42pm
And what can social media companies do to intervene?
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What it's like for city officials faced with outdated technology

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 4:51pm
The San Francisco assessor's office has waited years to update its technology systems.
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In the age of the selfie, a younger market for cosmetic procedures

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 12:40pm
Botox and injectable fillers are now being marketed to women in their 20s and 30s.
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Bills on family leave proposed with female voters in mind

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 12:13pm
With divided government, getting family-leave or sick-day bills out of Congress and to the president is highly unlikely before the 2020 election.
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Major League Soccer bounces back

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 11:41am
As Major League Soccer’s 24th season gets underway, sports investors are fueling a soccer growth spurt.
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Let's do the numbers on St. Patrick's Day

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 7:58pm
It'll be a shamrockin' good time.
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NBC taps into YouTuber Lilly Singh's audience

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 6:53pm
The replacement for Carson Daly's time slot brings a woman of color to late-night TV.
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Economy slows, consumer confidence grows. What?

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 6:01pm
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If Tesla makes a less fancy SUV... can it make it faster?

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 5:16pm
The new Model Y is — technically — a lot like the Model 3.
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Is the startup world OK with motherhood yet?

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 4:47pm
Journalist Eliza Boyd says the “needle is moving” when it comes to pregnancy and venture capital.
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