A man checks his car in Havana. In October, Cuba legalized the sale and purchase of automobiles for all citizens. Now, Cubans who leave the island permanently can transfer ownership of their car to a relative or sell it outright. Previously, Cuba could seize the vehicles of those who emigrated.

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In Cuba, A Used Car Is No Bargain

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Bus Crisis In Detroit Hampers Riders

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A truck driver cleans his windshield at a filling station in Milford, Conn. The long hours, weeks away from home and mediocre pay contribute to the trucking industry's shortage of an estimated 125,000 drivers.

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Thousands Of Trucking Jobs, But Few Take The Wheel

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The New York Times' move to install a pay wall in March was seen as risky, but the paper's profits and its digital subscribers are up, according to third-quarter profit reports.

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The News Tip: Don't Listen To Naysayers

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In Idaho, Banks Sue Hard-Hit Homeowners

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Can Oil Fuel Libya's Reconstruction?

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Obama's Economic Trip Across The Pond

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Where Europe's Bailout Falls Short

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Herman Cain waves before a GOP debate at St. Anselm College in Manchester, N.H., in June. Pollster Andy Smith says most New Hampshire residents prefer having no broad-based income tax or sales tax.

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Cain's 9-9-9 Plan A Hard Sell In Anti-Tax N.H.

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NPR's 'Hard Times' Series Reporters Begin Journey

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Official: No 'Silver Bullet' To Solve Housing Crisis

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After 50 Years, Whirlpool Plant In Arkansas Closes

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The Week In News: The Rich Got Richer

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Teamsters union members hold signs that read, "NAFTA kills," during a news conference by congressmen and union leaders against the cross-border trucking program Oct. 19 in San Diego.

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Mexican Trucks In U.S. Still Face Political Long Haul

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