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Sunday, July 22, 2018 5:12 am
NPR's Korva Coleman speaks with Chris Pratt, operations general manager at Mid Continent Nail Corporation in Missouri about company layoffs as a result of President Trump's tariffs on steel.
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Saturday, July 21, 2018 5:15 am
NPR's Scott Simon speaks with Pieter Omtzigt, Brexit rapporteur for the Dutch parliament, about Dutch plans if Britain leaves the EU with little preparation.
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Friday, July 20, 2018 2:21 pm
Amy Powell's five-year run as head of Paramount's television division has come to a halt. She is alleged to have made insensitive remarks regarding black women.
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Friday, July 20, 2018 1:53 pm
How something that's all around us came to be worth millions of dollars.
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Friday, July 20, 2018 7:21 am
In a wide-ranging interview with CNBC, President Trump threatened to accelerate and expand tariffs on all goods that come from China.
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Friday, July 20, 2018 5:02 am
The United Nations says nearly one-fourth of food purchases in hotels and restaurants are thrown away. Luxury properties in Mexico, India, and elsewhere are trying programs to bring that figure down.
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Thursday, July 19, 2018 2:38 pm
Three worrying indicators to keep an eye on -- less complicated than the yield curve, but something you can talk about at the water cooler.
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Thursday, July 19, 2018 2:21 pm
Does this house look familiar? It appeared during the beginning and ending credits of The Brady Bunch and is now for sale.
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Thursday, July 19, 2018 1:28 pm
Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk caused an uproar last weekend when he tweeted that one of the British divers involved the Thai cave rescue was a "pedo." NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with Ashlee Vance, a reporter for Bloomberg Businessweek, about the tweet and its fallout.
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Thursday, July 19, 2018 1:22 pm
As more companies announce bans on plastic straws, NPR's Planet Money talks to one of the originators of the campaign against plastic straws to learn the strategic choices that made this campaign catch on.
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Thursday, July 19, 2018 1:22 pm
Mark Zuckerberg is seeking to clarify remarks in which he defended the rights of Holocaust deniers to publish falsehoods on Facebook. In an interview, he attempted to explain why Facebook is reluctant to censor posts that are both untrue and offensive as long as they are not intentionally misleading.
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Thursday, July 19, 2018 1:22 pm
President Trump broke with a longstanding tradition of presidents not commenting on monetary policy on Thursday when said he's "not thrilled" with the Federal Reserve for raising interest rates.
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Thursday, July 19, 2018 11:16 am
Presidents usually don't comment directly on Fed policy. But President Trump broke with that tradition Thursday, saying, "I'm not thrilled" about the Fed's interest rate increases.
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Thursday, July 19, 2018 10:25 am
Elizabeth Warren and other senators fired tough questions at Kathy Kraninger, President Trump's nominee to run the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
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Thursday, July 19, 2018 10:24 am
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg says he "didn't intend to defend the intent of people" who deny the Holocaust occurred, after his remarks on fake news and hoaxes were criticized this week.
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