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Arts-Funding Site Gets 'Kickstart' From Business Bids

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Obama Taps Army General To Lead Joint Chiefs

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Obama Taps Army Leader As New Joint Chiefs Head

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Consumer Agency: A Political Lightning Rod

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Finding Love While Searching For Work

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St. Vincent performing Big Black

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Ads like these — from the Electronic Payments Coalition — appear in about 100 rail cars within the Washington, D.C., Metrorail system. Ryan Brooks/NPR hide caption

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Banks, Retailers In Lobbying Race Over Debit Fees

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Jobless Rate Ticks Up To 9 Percent

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U.S. Government Sues Deutsche Bank

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Slow GDP Growth May Not Be Cause For Concern

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Holly Petraeus: An Army Wife Takes Command

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Expectations Go Low For U.S. Growth

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Lisa Howland says her husband, Randy, smiles a lot more now that he's working, even though the job doesn't pay enough to cover all their bills. Tamara Keith/NPR hide caption

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Returning To Work: The Satisfaction Of Having A Job

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Lenders Ordered To Change Foreclosure Practices

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Beyond Cute Babies: How To Make Money On YouTube

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