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A truck driver cleans his windshield at a filling station in Milford, Conn. The long hours, weeks away from home and mediocre pay contribute to the trucking industry's shortage of an estimated 125,000 drivers.

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Thousands Of Trucking Jobs, But Few Take The WheelKCUR 89.3

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Greek's economic problems work their way down the supply chain to people like Kosta Bouyoukas, who imports olives and other foods from Greece. He says suppliers are changing the terms of contracts, and sometimes products don't show up at all.

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The Rising Cost Of Doing Business With Greece

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Bellingham, Wash., a progressive college town of 81,000, could soon be home to a new coal terminal. Developers want to ship the lucrative commodity to China, but some locals are worried about the potential environmental impacts.

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Energy

A Local Fight Against Global Coal In A Northwest Town

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Speaking in Las Vegas on Monday, President Obama announced a plan for homeowners to refinance mortgages at low interest rates, if they met certain conditions.

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Crisis In The Housing Market

The Potential Reach Of Obama's Refinancing Plan

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Dr. Brenda Williams, right, with her husband, Dr. Joe Williams, in their Sumter, S.C. medical clinic. The two routinely register their patients to vote. Brenda also seeks out new voters at the county jail.

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A Push To Register New Voters Reaches Behind Bars

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A stack of copies of the newly released biography of Apple co-founder and former CEO Steve Jobs at the Books & Books store in Coral Gables, Fla.

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Author Interviews

New Biography Quotes Jobs On God, Gates, Great Design

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Farmer Scott Allgood, front, of Allgood, Ala., listens during a meeting of farmers and state officials to discuss the impact of the Alabama Immigration law on their livelihoods in Oneonta, Ala.

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Around the Nation

Labor Worries Rise As Planting Season Nears In Ala.

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An onlooker takes a photograph of Occupy Wall Street protesters in New York's Zuccotti Park. The demonstrations were inspired by a blog post by Kalle Lasn, founder of Adbusters magazine.

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Exploring Occupy Wall Street's 'Adbuster' Origins

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Wednesday

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Herman Cain (left) watched as former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney (center) and Texas Gov. Rick Perry spoke during what became a heated Republican presidential debate Tuesday night in Las Vegas.

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Election 2012

Gloves Come Off At GOP Debate In Las Vegas

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Tuesday

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With his bus in the background, President Barack Obama greets people outside of Mast General Store in Boone, N.C., Monday. Obama is on a three-day bus tour promoting the American Jobs Act.

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Obama Drives His Jobs Message To N.C. Crowds

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During an Occupy Chicago demonstration at the Bank of America building in Chicago, Kaye Gamble holds a sign protesting corporate greed.

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Your Money

Income Disparity And The 'Price Of Civilization'

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