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Why Take-And-Bake Pizza Is Giving Tax Guys A Headache

Mon, 05/12/2014 - 3:06am

These days more and more foods are straddling the line between prepared and unprepared, taxable and non-taxable. And that has left policy makers with a strange conundrum.

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Sriracha Maker Says Factory Will Remain In California

Mon, 05/12/2014 - 2:46am

After months of tussling with the city council over the smells emitted by his factory, Srircacha maker David Tran says he might expand his business, but the main operation will not relocate.

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To Know Thyself, Collect Data On Your Dog

Sun, 05/11/2014 - 4:40am

There are plenty of wearable gadgets that help us track how we exercise. Now the makers of devices and apps to track data on pets and babies hope to capitalize on the quantified-self movement.

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On Income Inequality: A French Economist Vs. An American Capitalist

Sun, 05/11/2014 - 4:40am

Thomas Piketty says governments must impose heavy taxes to break up concentrations of wealth. Edward Conard says governments should cut taxes to encourage wealthy people to pursue even bigger profits.

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On Income Inequality: A French Economist Vs. An American Capitalist

Sun, 05/11/2014 - 4:40am

Thomas Piketty says governments must impose heavy taxes to break up concentrations of wealth. Edward Conard says governments should cut taxes to encourage wealthy people to pursue even bigger profits.

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High-Ho, The Derry-O, The Farmer And The Drone

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 9:33am

Congress has ordered the FAA to create new rules to safely integrate drones into U.S. airspace by 2015, but North Dakota's farmers aren't waiting.

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Tech Week: Target CEO Out, Drones In Question, Apple's Big Deal

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 5:07am

This week's technology news included the departure of Target's chief in the wake of the chain's data breach, efforts to regulate commercial use of drones and reports Apple may buy Beats Electronics.

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Meet NPR's New Chief Executive: Jarl Mohn

Fri, 05/09/2014 - 3:11pm

NPR announced the selection of its new CEO: Jarl Mohn, a longtime radio DJ and former media executive, who's been a venture capitalist and corporate board member in recent years.

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Ford Recalls Nearly 700,000 Vehicles To Fix Safety Problems

Fri, 05/09/2014 - 12:51pm

The defects include a glitch that can stop the side curtain air bags from inflating in some rollover crashes, and exterior door handles that can bind and stop the door from latching properly.

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Controversy Over Spouses Of Tech-Saavy Immigrants Working In US

Fri, 05/09/2014 - 11:15am

What does the new plan mean for the tech industry and the economy? Host Michel Martin speaks with immigration lawyer Laura Murray-Tjan and Vinny Lingham, entrepreneur and immigrant from South Africa.

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NPR Names Jarl Mohn As Its New CEO And President

Fri, 05/09/2014 - 9:34am

Jarl Mohn currently serves on the boards of several organizations, including Scripps Networks Interactive and Southern California Public Radio. He will be NPR's fourth leader since the start of 2009.

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What's Your Major? 4 Decades Of College Degrees, In 1 Graph

Fri, 05/09/2014 - 8:36am

What is the mix of bachelor's degrees awarded today? And how has it changed since 1970?

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As Craft Beer Starts Gushing, Its Essence Gets Watered Down

Fri, 05/09/2014 - 8:32am

Think you know what craft beer is? Since the last time you checked, the meaning has probably changed. Increasingly, the industry is making exceptions to the definition to accommodate big breweries.

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What's The Difference Between Real And Perceived Value?

Fri, 05/09/2014 - 8:21am

Marketer Rory Sutherland says advertising adds value to a product by changing our perception, rather than the product itself.

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A Movie About Product Placement — Paid For By Product Placement?

Fri, 05/09/2014 - 8:18am

Filmmaker Morgan Spurlock dives into the mysterious but influential world of brand marketing, on his quest to make a completely sponsored film about sponsorship.

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