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What You Need To Know About The Democratic Socialists of America

Thu, 07/26/2018 - 4:00am

The group has watched its membership grow more than sevenfold in three years, and New York congressional candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has pushed the group even further into the limelight.

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Australia's Nine TV To Buy Publisher Fairfax For $3 Billion

Thu, 07/26/2018 - 1:01am

The deal would put Nine Entertainment in the driver's seat and subsume the Fairfax brand, publisher of The Sydney Morning Herald. However, it must still meet shareholder and regulatory approval.

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The Diamond-Water Paradox

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 6:03pm

The Diamond-Water Paradox poses the question: If we need water to survive and we don't need diamonds, why are diamonds expensive and water cheap?

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Idaho Director Of Agriculture Weighs In On Trump's Proposed Aid For Farmers

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 5:28pm

NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with Idaho Director of Agriculture Celia Gould about the effects of tariffs in Idaho and the Trump administration's proposed aid package for farmers.

U.S. And Europe Take Important Step Away From Confrontation On Trade

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 5:20pm

NPR's Audie Cornish talks with David Wessel of the Brookings Institution about the Trump administration's newly-announced trade agreement with the European Union.




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