Jim Zarroli Jim Zarroli is a business reporter for NPR News, based at NPR's New York bureau.

Locked In U.S. Hedge Fund Battle, Argentina Faces Default

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An artist's installation shows pre-foreclosed homes in Newark, N.J., in July 2009 at the Queens Museum of Art in New York City. Mario Tama/Getty Images hide caption

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How High Debt From The Housing Collapse Still Stifles Our Economy

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Citigroup Agrees To $7 Billion Fine For 'Egregious' Misconduct

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With Default 23 Days Away, A Little Clause Could Cost Argentina Big

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Report Shows 288,000 New Jobs In June

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Before The Holiday Weekend, Latest Jobless Report Is Issued

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French Bank To Pay $8.83 Billion In Sanctions Probe

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BNP Paribas Agrees To Nearly $9 Billion Fine And Admission Of Guilt

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Absentee Ballots To Decide Whether Rep. Rangel Gets A 23rd Term

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U.S. Tip-Toes Closer To Unprecedented Fine On French Banking Giant

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Medtronic Chairman Omar Ishrak said the $43 billion merger with Covidien isn't just about cutting taxes — it makes business sense. Brendan McDermid/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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U.S.-Foreign Mergers Raise Calls For Tax Reforms

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Lightning-Fast Trades Go Beneath The Congressional Microscope

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The website RocketHub connects startups with a funding network. Here, the site's founders (from left): Alon Hillel-Tuch, Vladimir Vukicevic, Brian Meece and Jed Cohen. RocketHub hide caption

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Crowdfunding Can Help Build Business, But At What Cost?

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IPO Market Shows Signs Of Strain

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