President-elect Donald Trump speaks at Carrier Corp. on Thursday, in Indianapolis. Darron Cummings/AP hide caption

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Is Trump's Deal With Carrier A Form Of Crony Capitalism?

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The Tri-Pro Forest Products facility in Orofino, Idaho, closed in October after operators said they didn't have a steady enough supply of logs to keep the sawmill running and profitable. Kirk Siegler/NPR hide caption

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In Idaho Lumber Country, Trump Voters Wait To See If He Can Jumpstart Jobs

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President-elect Donald Trump greets attendees after speaking during an event at Carrier Corp. in Indianapolis on Thursday. Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Trump's Dispute With Las Vegas Hotel Employees Poses Potential Conflict

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Trump Likely To Face Challenges In Plan To Revitalize Manufacturing

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President-elect Donald Trump pauses for photographs with investor Wilbur Ross at the Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J., on Nov. 20. Trump plans to nominate Ross to serve as commerce secretary. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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5 Questions About Donald Trump's Cabinet Picks And His Economic Plan

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Giving Tuesday Generates Record Number Of Charitable Donations

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Donald Trump, along with his wife, Melania, and son Eric, cuts the ribbon during the grand opening ceremony for the Trump International Hotel, located in the Old Post Office building in Washington, D.C. The building, which is owned by the General Services Administration, is leased to the Trump family. Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Journalist On Trump's Potential Conflicts Of Interest: 'They're Everywhere'

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UNESCO cited Belgians' affinity for a wide range of beer in its official recognition of the beer culture of Belgium as a treasure of human culture that should be protected. Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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UNESCO Deems Belgium's Beer Culture A Treasure Of Humanity

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A squid salad in Los Angeles. In California, squid is an economic driver of the seafood industry. But most of this squid is frozen and exported overseas to China to be processed and distributed across the globe. Rick Loomis/LA Times via Getty Images hide caption

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Labs are now churning out large white diamonds that are indistinguishable from those found in nature. The diamond on the left is lab-grown, while the uncut version of the one on the right was created by millions of years of intense pressure. Michael Rubenstein for NPR hide caption

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Lab-Grown Diamonds Come Into Their Own

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Nowe Miasto in Warsaw, Poland. Today, there are fewer milk bars like this one than in the Soviet era. But Poles are embracing these diners once again for their cheap Polish food. Ana Paula Hirama/Flickr hide caption

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Poles Return To A Taste Of Their Communist Past: Cheap Milk Bars

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GAO Report: Student Loan Forgiveness Will Cost More than $100 Billion

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A coal mining brigade unloads a cart full of coal that has been freshly mined from half-a-mile below the surface of the earth. For some rural Mongolians, risking their lives in crude, makeshift mines is the only way to survive. Rob Schmitz/NPR hide caption

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Amid Economic Crisis, Mongolians Risk Their Lives For Do-It-Yourself Mining

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