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At This Sandwich Shop, A Vietnamese Pop Star Serves Up Banh Mi

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Federal Reserve Proposes New Bailout Rules To Remove Taxpayer Burden

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Many Americans with 401(k) plans don't know if they're paying any fees. Pay too much, and it could take a chunk out of your nest egg. Annette Elizabeth Allen/NPR hide caption

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When High Fees Stink Up Your 401(k), What Can You Do?

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Michael Pearson, chairman and chief executive officer of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, speaks during the company's annual general meeting in May. Christinne Muschi/Reuters /Landov hide caption

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As An Investor, Tennessee Maintains Support For Volkswagen

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Aymara Marchante (from left) and Wiktor Garcia talked with Maria Elena Santa Coloma, an insurance adviser with UniVista Insurance, during February 2015 sign-ups for health plans in Miami, Fla. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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Obamacare Deploys New Apps, Allies To Persuade The Uninsured

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Pennsylvania Schools Short On Funds As Budget Stalemate Continues

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Carson Brown, a 30-year-old photographer, constructs a sculpture at Meijer, a large retailer in Michigan. Doug Coombe hide caption

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Cleanup In Aisle 5: Impromptu Art Or Just A Big Mess?

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Russell Simmons says the problem with RushCard "has been devastating" for its customers. "We want to make sure they are made whole," he said in an exclusive interview with the Associated Press. Scott Roth/Scott Roth/Invision/AP hide caption

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