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Canada's immigration system has created a labor shortage

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 4:30pm
Haitians, whose temporary protected status has ended in the U.S., are helping to solve the problem.
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Investors are anxious about Tesla fairy tale

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 4:20pm
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The most dangerous stage in self-driving innovation

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 4:13pm
Self-driving cars are on the road now, but they need human supervision. Is that safe?
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White House delays tariffs on EU, Canada and Mexico

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 9:24pm
Facing a self-imposed deadline, President Donald Trump was considering whether to permanently exempt the EU and Mexico, Canada, Australia, Argentina and Brazil from tariffs that his administration imposed last month on imported steel and aluminum.
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Some health care firms focus on empathy to keep people healthier

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 9:03pm
One reason for the interest in a more empathetic clinical staff stems from the fact that hospitals and physicians, increasingly, have financial incentives to keep patients out of the hospital.
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Capping out-of-pocket drug costs for Medicare patients wouldn't lower drug prices

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 8:55pm
Several health economists and policy experts argue until Washington forces drug companies to lower their overall prices, an out-of-pocket Medicare cap is just dabbling at the edges.
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61: Is capitalism obsolete?

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 7:19pm
Writer Umair Haque says the system isn't equipped to address big issues like financial inequality.
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What does the U.S. want from trade negotiations with China?

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 5:48pm
The answer isn't clear, and that makes dealing pretty tough, our former China correspondent says.
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Phone firms say merger would boost 5G in U.S.

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 4:39pm
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After going on strike, one Oklahoma teacher is ready to run for office

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 3:45pm
Public school teachers in states like West Virginia, Oklahoma and Texas are fighting for higher pay and more funding for schools. Now one physics teacher thinks he can enact change by joining his state legislature.
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Rockefeller auction at Christie's expected to bring in $500 million or more for charity

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 1:57pm
The items at the auction include everything from David Rockefeller’s gold cuff links to Picasso paintings that were once owned by writer Gertrude Stein.
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Allergy season is terrible: Tell us about yours

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 12:30pm
Is allergy season getting worse? Scientists say yes.
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Sprint and T-Mobile have to sell $26.5 billion deal to antitrust cops

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 7:47am
A merger between the two companies could mean higher prices for you.
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Even TV networks agree there are too many commercials

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 7:34am
As services like Netflix rise in popularity, our tolerance for ads is going down.
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Another week, another round of trade conversations

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 7:54pm
This week European leaders met with President Trump, there's new numbers on the economy out ... let's break down the week's economic news.
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Following the hurricane, recovery in Puerto Rico takes different forms

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 4:21pm
We revisit a dairy farmer, a convenience store owner, a homeowner and a community center to see where things stand seven months after Hurricane Maria.
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The NFL draft is a business all its own

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 3:45pm
The football rookie draft is expected to bring $100 million in economic activity.
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