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Firms Are Buying, Sharing Your Online Info. What Can You Do About It?

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Bodybuilders Beef Over A Workout Supplement — And A Stanford Patent

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Semi-Automatic Weapons Without A Background Check Can Be Just A Click Away

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Under Pressure, Lawyer For Uber Drivers Slashes Her Fees

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Lending Club founder and then-CEO Renaud Laplanche is interviewed on TV after his company's initial public offering on the New York Stock Exchange in December 2014 in New York. Laplanche resigned in May 2016. Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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With Lending Club Disgraced, An Industry Looks For Lessons

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Brazlian jet maker Embraer employs about 600 people in Melbourne, Fla., and is expanding. Greg Allen/NPR hide caption

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With Shuttles Gone, Private Ventures Give Florida's Space Coast A Lift

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With New Products, Google Flexes Muscles To Competitors, Regulators

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Joe Milam explains his investor-relations company, AngelSpan, to fourth-grader Anna Allemann (white shirt, left) and third-grader Sage Powell during Pitch-a-Kid in Austin, Texas, on April 30. Brenda Salinas for NPR hide caption

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For Entrepreneurs, Pitching To Pint-Sized Sharks Is No Child's Play

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Software coders (from left) William Stevens, Michael Harrison and Brack Quillen work at the Bit Source office in Pikeville, Ky., in February. The year-old firm has trained laid-off coal workers to become software coders. Sam Owens/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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From Coal To Code: A New Path For Laid-Off Miners In Kentucky

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