Chris Arnold NPR correspondent Chris Arnold is based in Boston. His reports are heard regularly on NPR's award-winning newsmagazines Morning Edition, All Things Considered and Weekend Edition.

What To Know About The Tentative JPMorgan Deal

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Business Leaders Decry The Economic Cost Of Uncertainty

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Traders at the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday. Stocks surged on Wall Street after Senate leaders reached a deal that would avoid a U.S. default and reopen the government after 16 days of being partially shut down. Seth Wenig/AP hide caption

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Economists Say Fiscal Fits And Starts Hurt U.S. Growth

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NPR's Chris Arnold reports on the meetings, where dysfunction in Washington is a hot topic.

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Medical Device Tax Might Be Way To Get A Budget Passed

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A Check On The Housing Industry

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Fast Food Workers, Activists Protest For Higher Wages

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Carpenters work on a housing site in Brandywine, Md., on May 31. Pent-up demand for homes could create jobs and help the struggling U.S. economy. Gary Cameron/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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Pent-Up Demand Is Boosting Home Sales, But Can It Last?

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DOJ Files Civil Charges Against Bank Of America

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Government Charges SAC In Insider Trading Case

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Ahead Of Obama's Economic Speech, A Look At Key Indicators

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Billionaire Hedge Fund Manager Accused Of Failing To Supervise

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In Boston, Lockdown Became Time To Spend With Friends

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Saving For Retirement? Here's A Tip

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Lobsterman Genevieve Kurilec holds a lobster caught while fishing along Deer Isle, Maine. Kurilec says more women are beginning to captain their own lobster boats. Chris Arnold/NPR hide caption

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She's No Man; She's A Lobsterman

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