Target says a small percentage of the gift cards it sold won't work properly — more bad news following on the heels of a security breach affecting some 40 million credit and debit cards. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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Chris and Sara Guerre are among a growing number of farmers who have made the choice to rent land to farm instead of buy because of increasing property values. Zac Visco for NPR hide caption

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Here's How Young Farmers Looking For Land Are Getting Creative
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Students at the Oakland Military Institute took several courses offered by San Jose State and the online course provider Udacity this year. The university is now scaling back its relationship with Udacity. Laura A. Oda/MCT/Landov hide caption

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The Online Education Revolution Drifts Off Course
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Cabbing Home From That New Year's Party? Expect To Pay A Premium
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Carlos Slim Helu (left) talks with Steve Forbes of Forbes magazine. The magazine lists the Mexican telecom mogul as the world's richest man, with a net worth of $73 billion. Jeremy Piper/AP hide caption

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How NAFTA Helped The Mexican Billionaires' Club
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Local Brewery Has Starbucks Frothing Over Stout's Name
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Connecticut Plagued By Soaring Foreclosure Rate
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Commercial Drone Testing Sites Chosen By FAA
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Electricity Use Drops In U.S. For 3rd Year In A Row
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Twitter made its debut on the New York Stock Exchange in November. Both the social media giant and the relative newcomer Snapchat are valued in the billions, but neither company has yet turned a profit. Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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$0 Profits Couldn't Hold Back This Year's Tech Darlings
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Looking Ahead At The Next Top Tech IPOs
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Mexican Auto Industry Revs Up For Big Year
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