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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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Some cities see eviction prevention as a way to reduce homelessness

Tue, 09/25/2018 - 5:20pm
In many cities, only a fraction of people facing eviction can actually get legal help.
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10 things you didn't know were in the Library of Congress

Tue, 09/25/2018 - 5:10pm
You don't have to go to D.C. to explore one of the biggest libraries in the world.
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How Michael Ovitz shifted Hollywood's balance of power

Tue, 09/25/2018 - 5:09pm
Creative Artists Agency, the talent agency he co-founded, pioneered the concept of "packaging" artists together to make deals.
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Iran says U.S. wants to overthrow its government, rejects two-way talks

Tue, 09/25/2018 - 4:48pm
At the U.N. General Assembly, Iranian president accuses the Trump administration of violating “state obligations.”
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Novartis moves away from mass-market drugs

Tue, 09/25/2018 - 4:46pm
New chief executive plots a fresh course for the pharmaceutical giant.
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Why high prices mean good news for U.S. oil

Tue, 09/25/2018 - 4:13pm
Tight supply and healthy demand help, too.
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U.S. importer struggles to respond to trade war

Tue, 09/25/2018 - 2:08pm
A California-based importer of Chinese-made auto part says he has no choice but to pass the cost of new U.S. tariffs onto consumers.
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Running for office? Perfect the art of the ask

Tue, 09/25/2018 - 8:15am
It takes money to run a campaign and first-time candidates have to learn how to ask for it.
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Why driving to work may drive you to quit

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 7:26pm
New study says a quarter of U.S. workers have left a job because of a bad commute.
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It's a good time to buy art made by women

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 6:17pm
Their work has historically been undervalued.
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