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A Portland Video Store Goes Nonprofit To Save Itself

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Don"t Surrender, Reinvent: The New Mantra Of Small Biz In Puerto Rico

Facing an uncertain future and di.....»»

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Nivea Ad For "Visibly Fairer Skin" Sparks Controversy In West Africa

The billboard and TV spot shows a Nigerian beauty pageant winner using a product called Natural Fairness Body Lotion. Critics are describing the ad as "color.....»»

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Reporter Pulls Blanket Off Cozy Ties Between Mattress Companies And Reviewers

Shoppers go online for reviews of the products they want to buy — like mattresses. But one reporter found out that reviewers often have coz.....»»

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Amazon"s 2nd Headquarters: Cities Make Their Final Pitches

Cities across the U.S. and Canada will be making their final pitches Thursday to Amazon - begging for a chance to become the new second headquarters. T.....»»

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Rep. Tom Cole Weighs In On Bipartisan Health Plan

A bipartisan health care deal was introduced in the Senate. While there's a chance it could pass there, it faces a tougher time in th.....»»

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After Ikea Dresser Recall, Another Toddler Reportedly Died In Tip-Over

Last June Ikea recalled millions of dressers over the risk of tip-over accidents. But the parents of Jozef Dudek, who was crushed by a Malm dresser this May, were not aware of the reca.....»»

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California Wildfires Leave Seasonal Agricultural Workers In Limbo

The devastating wildfires in Northern California and killed scores of people and left thousands homeless. They've also left many seasonal agricultural workers without jobs or income......»»

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Amazon"s Second Headquarters: Cities Make Their Final Pitches

Cities across the U.S. and Canada will be making their final pitches Thursday to Amazon - begging for a chance to become the new second headquarters. T.....»»

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California Fires Spare Most Vineyards, But Marijuana Crops Go Up In Smoke

At least 30 marijuana farms in Northern California have suffered significant crop losses, while only a handful of vineyards in the Napa Valley experienced sig.....»»

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What You Need To Know About The Honest Ads Act

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks to NPR justice reporter Ryan Lucas about the Honest Ads Act, a proposal to regulate online poli.....»»

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California Wildfires Leave Seasonal Agricultural Workers Without Jobs, Income

The devastating wildfires in Northern California and killed scores of people and left thousands homeless. They've also left many seasonal agricultural workers without jobs......»»

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The 30th Anniversary Of Black Monday: A Day That Made Wall Street Quake

On Oct. 19, 1987, Wall Street had its single worst trading day ever. Even after three decades, Black Monday still marks the biggest one-day crash, and its impact continues.....»»

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After 55 Years, Target Will Finally Open A Store In Vermont

The news prompted a "Breaking News" banner on the local paper's website. As they'.....»»

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North Korea"s Cut From Small Businesses Goes To Its Nuclear Program

North Korea is known as one of the most closed down socialist economies in the world. But even still,.....»»

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Marijuana Farms In California Count Their Losses After Wildfires

Medical and recreational marijuana use is legal in California. But under federal law, growing canna.....»»

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A Trump Golf Course Said It Gave Millions To Charity. Here"s What The Numbers Say

Trump National Golf Club, Los Angeles, fell far short of its bold claims of philanthropic giving, according to an NPR analysis. The documents are no longe.....»»

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Episode 581: Free Money

Bob Peterson claims to have found the thing people have sought for thousands of years — an investment guaranteed to double in value. He keep.....»»

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After Equifax Hack, Calls For Big Changes In Credit Reporting Industry

The largest known theft of Social Security numbers in history has lawmakers, law enforcement and identity theft victims angry. They're calling for better security and other changes i.....»»

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To Protect Children From Identity Theft, Parents Must Be Proactive

Experts say children's personal information is especially valuable for identity thieves, but there are steps parents and legal guardians can take to mitigate the risk of identity theft......»»

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