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A Guide To Ivanka Trump's Manual For 'Women Who Work'

Wed, 05/03/2017 - 4:00am

The first daughter's new book is billed as a resource for women trying to reach their dream professional lives, but it is fairly short and nonspecific about how to get there.

(Image credit: Emily Bogle/NPR)

Peter Navarro: A 'Bricklayer' Of Trump's Protectionist Wall

Wed, 05/03/2017 - 3:26am

Navarro, director of the new Office of Trade and Manufacturing Policy, discusses his mission to "defend American workers and domestic manufacturers." He says the administration is off to a good start.

(Image credit: Emily Bogle/NPR)

As U.S. Retailers Struggle, The End Is Near For Malls

Tue, 05/02/2017 - 3:30pm

Christopher Leinberger, chair of the Center for Real Estate and Urban Analysis at George Washington University, says America's malls aren't just overbuilt, they're under bulldozed. He explains one model for the how shuttered malls can reinvent themselves, and points to a new model of store as showroom.

A Rapid Shakeup For Retailers As Consumer Habits Change

Tue, 05/02/2017 - 3:17pm

Nine U.S. chains have filed for bankruptcy this year. Store closures are accelerating, and 89,000 retail jobs have been lost since October. "The disruption is just unfolding," a former executive says.

(Image credit: Mark Lennihan/AP)

More Salt In School Lunch, Less Nutrition Info On Menus: Trump Rolls Back Food Rules

Tue, 05/02/2017 - 1:53pm

The Trump administration says it wants to remove burdensome regulation. On Monday it served up a taste of what that looks like when it comes to aspects of Obama-era food policy.

(Image credit: Carolyn Kaster/AP)

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