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Some U.S. Farms Trade Tobacco For A Taste Of Africa

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Canadian Oil Pipeline Plan Meets Resistance

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AT&T's Bid For T-Mobile Blocked By Lawsuit

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What's Left To Fix The Economy If It Gets Worse?

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In Pompton Lakes, N.J., earlier this week, Gino Borova stood in the driveway of his house — which was flooded by water from the Ramapo River. Julio Cortez/AP hide caption

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Steve Inskeep and Adam Davidson on Irene's economic effects

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Will Hurricane Cleanup Stimulate The Economy?

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Dominion Linemen Risk Danger To Restore Power

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HP Will Keep Its TouchPad Around A Little Longer

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Exxon Enters Lucrative Arctic Deal With Russia

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NTSB Blames PG&E For Deadly Gas Explosion

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AT&T Promises To Bring Back Call Center Jobs

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