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Pokemon Go Is Catching Us All — In Unexpected Ways

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 1:32pm

After being released last week, the augmented reality game is the most popular app in the world, landing people in odd places and weird, sometimes dangerous situations.

'I'm A Student-Debt Slave.' How'd We Get Here?

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 6:07am

This election season, the student debt crisis has finally gotten the attention it deserves. A look at how we got here, who has profited and just a few of the lives affected.

Stakes Are Raised In Sexual Harassment Suit Against Fox News Chief Ailes

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 3:53am

Roger Ailes has filed counter motions against the sexual harassment suit brought by ex-anchor Gretchen Carlson. Other women, however, have detailed what they say are similar allegations against Ailes.

Hassle Of Being A Patient Can Turn Into A Crisis Without Sick Leave

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 3:31am

A new NPR poll shows about a third of working adults have no sick leave, even as more people are living with chronic health problems that require regular care.

Theranos Founder Elizabeth Holmes Barred From Operating Labs For Two Years

Sat, 07/09/2016 - 8:46am

Theranos aimed at disrupting the blood testing industry by using only a few drops of blood. But now, regulators say they will bar the company's dynamic CEO from owning or running a lab for two years.

Post-Brexit, Ireland Faces Economic And Political Downturn

Sat, 07/09/2016 - 7:30am

Ireland is not happy with Britain's decision to leave the EU. Correspondent Frank Langfitt tells NPR's Lynn Neary that the country faces economic uncertainty and border issues with Northern Ireland.

We Could All Use A Vacation Right Now; And Firms Are Staffing Up To Help

Sat, 07/09/2016 - 4:44am

Travel experts had been predicting that summer 2016 would bring out our desire to take vacations and have fun. The latest jobs report confirms it: Employers are hiring to help you enjoy the season.




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