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From Cellphones To Cigarettes: The Long Arm Of The Chinese Government
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Is China An Economic Miracle, Or A Bubble Waiting To Pop?
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Yen Jingchang was one of the signers of the secret document. Jacob Goldstein/NPR hide caption

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The Secret Document That Transformed China
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Demand for quarter, dimes, nickels, and pennies was up this year. AP hide caption

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People Want More Coins, That's A Good Sign For The Economy
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White House Kills Dollar Coin Program
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Why A New York Cheese Buyer Hangs On The Euro's Fate
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What If We Paid Off The Debt? The Secret Government Report
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The Return Of Toxie
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What Is Bitcoin?
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A Big Bridge In The Wrong Place
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Legislation Aimed At Killing Dollar Coin Program
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Spaceflight Is Getting Cheaper. But It's Still Not Cheap Enough.
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