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Beverly Cleary was the author behind many beloved characters, including Henry Huggins, Ellen Tebbits, Otis Spofford, and Beezus and Ramona Quimby (as well as Ribsy, Socks and Ralph S. Mouse). Terry Smith/Time hide caption

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Children's Author Beverly Cleary, Creator Of Ramona Quimby, Dies At 104

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English economist John Maynard Keynes attends the United Nations International Monetary and Financial Conference at the Mount Washington Hotel in New Hampshire. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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Episode 553: The Dollar At The Center Of The World

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Monday

YY Changes Its Tune After Karaoke Is A Hit

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Tuesday

Kansas Gov. Brownback's Radical Tax Cut Has Mixed Results

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Medical workers in Monrovia, Liberia, put on their protective suits before treating Ebola patients Dominique Faget/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Why Raising Money To Fight Ebola Is Hard

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Friday

When Investors Buy Alibaba Shares, They Won't Get What They Paid For

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Thursday

Shawn Hector and Steve Deutsch hope to invent a chicken coop that can protect chicks like this one. Ana Rodríguez Carrington/Flickr hide caption

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Dead Chickens, A Tiny Motor And The Story Of Alibaba

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Tuesday

The Toughest Class In Nursing School Is The First One

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Wednesday

The Ballad Of The 13-Year-Old North Korean Capitalist

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Wednesday

Regulators Debate Effective Punishments For Guilty Banks

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Thursday

Germany's Economy Is Doing Well — And That's Bad For The Eurozone

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Wednesday

Penny Hoarders Hope For The Day The Penny Dies

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Friday

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Like So Many Magazines, 'Ladies' Home Journal' Cuts Back

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Wednesday

Across The Atlantic, Glimpse An Alternate Internet Universe

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Thursday

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When Everyone Wants To Watch 'House Of Cards,' Who Pays?

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Wednesday

Will Economic Sanctions Impact Russia?

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Friday

Cossacks stand guard at the entrance to the Crimean Parliament building on Friday in Simferopol, Ukraine. Russian Cossacks, some heavily armed, have taken up guard duties at road checkpoints, border crossings and other key facilities that were previously guarded by local, pro-Russian militants across Crimea in recent days. Sean Gallup/Getty Images hide caption

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Behind Ukraine's Political Strife: One Big Utility Bill

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Friday

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An Old Law, A Snowy Winter, And A Modern-Day Salt Shortage

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