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Google's Future Plans Include Hardware, Software, and a lot of Assistant.

Thu, 05/09/2019 - 2:21pm
Google is laying out its plans for software updates for the next 12 months, and revealed a new Android phone and a new in-home voice assistant.
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Will drivers cash in on Uber stock when the company goes public?

Wed, 05/08/2019 - 9:39pm
Some Uber drivers can buy stock in the company's IPO this week. But do they even want to?
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What our kitchens say about us

Wed, 05/08/2019 - 8:23pm
Granite countertops are out, quartz is in and spending grows.
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Uber's IPO arrives at a challenging time

Wed, 05/08/2019 - 7:37pm
Uber's Jump bikes are made in China, and they could see a U.S. import tariff hike if trade talks fall through.
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As ride-share drivers strike, Uber and Lyft eye a driverless future

Wed, 05/08/2019 - 5:54pm
The protest against pay and working conditions comes as the companies go public.
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Identity and economic choice

Wed, 05/08/2019 - 5:09pm
How gender identity affects the way we think about the economy.
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South Africans head to the polls amid frustrations with crime, corruption and immigration

Wed, 05/08/2019 - 12:18am
The African National Congress has been the ruling party of post-apartheid South Africa since the election of Nelson Mandela in 1994.
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People in their 20s are injecting face fillers to look like their selfie filters

Wed, 05/08/2019 - 12:14am
Some millennials wish their real-life faces could look more like their Instagram faces. And the cosmetic medical cosmetic industry is taking notice.
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In logistics, employers scramble for workers

Tue, 05/07/2019 - 8:35pm
Bureau of Labor Statistics data show nearly 90,000 job openings in warehousing, transportation and utilities in March.
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“Airplane boneyards” are more than places where planes go to die

Tue, 05/07/2019 - 8:07pm
Southern California Logistics Airport also provides plane storage, maintenance and technician training.
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With Venezuela’s collapsing government, “the collapse of everything else”

Tue, 05/07/2019 - 7:23pm
Why economist Carlos Hernández is staying in the country, despite political turmoil and zero economic opportunity.
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Walmart wants your pets to be customers

Tue, 05/07/2019 - 6:25pm
The retailer probably already has your business.
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Can a pop-up effectively teach women about financial literacy?

Tue, 05/07/2019 - 6:02pm
Stacks House tries to tackle the topic with an Instagram-ready installation.
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In crowded field, 2020 candidates scramble more for donors than for donations

Tue, 05/07/2019 - 5:46pm
In a crowded field, Democratic presidential hopefuls are scrambling for attention.
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The Jewish bookbinder who specializes in repairing Christian bibles

Tue, 05/07/2019 - 5:21pm
With the help of a national Christian bookstore, she built a business fixing bibles for its customers. Then it shut down all locations.
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That U.N. extinction report? There are real economic costs.

Tue, 05/07/2019 - 2:07pm
We could lose a million species on this planet because of human activity, according to the study.
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Met Gala red carpet faces challenge from influencers

Tue, 05/07/2019 - 2:07pm
"Camp" was the theme this year. Some designers are rethinking their participation in the charitable event that's the highlight of the fashion calendar.
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Where do things stand with the trade war?

Mon, 05/06/2019 - 6:39pm
It's been kinda hard to keep up.
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National Park Service budget problems are subject of congressional hearing

Mon, 05/06/2019 - 6:39pm
There are serious maintenance problems at the country's national parks, and budget cuts are in the offing.
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