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One More Speed Bump For Your Retirement Fund: Basic Human Impulse

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Big Thinkers Discuss How To Prevent Next Financial Crisis

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A street vendor in Simferopol, Crimea, sells eggs with the dual currency price tags in Russian rubles and Ukrainian hryvnias. Russia's annexation of Crimea mean it will now have to prop up the peninsula's weak economy. Dmitry Serebryakov/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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How Russia's Annexation Of Crimea Could Hurt Its Economy

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With Housing Recovery, Mortgage-Market Jobs Dip

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Obama Unveils New Plans To Encourage Manufacturing Jobs

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Mel Watt: A New Captain For America's Housing Market

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Pressure Mounts On Fast-Food Industry To Pay Workers More

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To Changing Landscape, Add Private Health Care Exchanges

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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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