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Student loans make wealth gap worse for blacks

Wed, 09/26/2018 - 8:31pm
New study examines race and student debt.
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Brett Kavanaugh and the missing women on the Senate Judiciary Committee

Wed, 09/26/2018 - 7:51pm
Fundamental questions about workplace diversity and privilege are playing out in Congress as the Judiciary Committee meets to consider the Supreme Court nomination.
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This banker needs an airplane to provide service to customers

Wed, 09/26/2018 - 5:18pm
In the latest installment of My Economy, a dispatch from a far-flung group of Scottish islands.
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Tight budgets strain 911 call centers

Wed, 09/26/2018 - 5:10pm
Fees from phone bills only cover about three-quarters of the costs to operate the nation's call centers; states and cities scramble to cover the rest.
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Apple: It's time to turn iMessage into a social network

Wed, 09/26/2018 - 4:36pm
The tech giant is sitting on the Facebook killer. When will it give iMessage to the world?
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Want to know the nitty-gritty on tariffs? Ask a customs broker

Wed, 09/26/2018 - 4:27pm
Your two top tariff questions, answered.
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How real is that Sunday NAFTA deadline?

Wed, 09/26/2018 - 4:26pm
We'll have an answer by Monday morning...
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Interest rates: where they hurt and where they help you

Wed, 09/26/2018 - 2:57pm
The Fed has hiked interest rates for the third time this year. Here’s how this major decision could affect your savings and borrowing rates.
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Would you leave Facebook if you could take all your friends and photos with you?

Wed, 09/26/2018 - 2:19pm
Tech companies are trying to figure out how to make it easier to move your data.
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At $6 trillion, "tappable" home equity reaches new high

Wed, 09/26/2018 - 2:14pm
So far, homeowners are resisting cashing out.
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California bail industry grapples with fallout from a new law

Wed, 09/26/2018 - 1:54pm
Starting next year, a judge, not ability to pay bail, will decide who remains jailed in the state before trial.
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Who is Michael Ovitz?

Wed, 09/26/2018 - 12:56pm
This week we're talking with the co-founder of Creative Artists Agency who helped shift Hollywood's balance of power.
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How employee training has suffered in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis

Wed, 09/26/2018 - 12:47pm
Why the concept of developing workers' skills is still recovering from the Great Recession.
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Ralph Nader recalls life under surveillance by General Motors

Wed, 09/26/2018 - 12:08pm
In a web exclusive, the consumer advocate explains how a run in with GM fueled his career.
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Ralph Nader wants you to wear a seat belt

Wed, 09/26/2018 - 10:49am
...because he fought the auto industry for increased safety. And won.
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Beth Kobliner on having the "talk" with your kids about the cost of college

Wed, 09/26/2018 - 8:35am
Tips on less-terrifying ways to talk about the cost of college with kids.
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What's in a name change for Dunkin' Donuts?

Tue, 09/25/2018 - 9:08pm
Don't worry, you can still pick up a glazed donut with your morning coffee.
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Who's going to pay for 5G?

Tue, 09/25/2018 - 8:54pm
The Federal Communications Commission is seeking to limit the municipal fees that wireless companies must pay to install their new 5G antennas.
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After natural disasters, this small Texas city is putting the brakes temporarily on development

Tue, 09/25/2018 - 8:21pm
Wildfires scarred Bastrop, Texas and other central areas of the state in 2011.
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83: The Sanctuary of Smart

Tue, 09/25/2018 - 5:36pm
We're talking with Carla Hayden, Librarian of Congress, about running one of the largest libraries in the world.
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