John Ydstie After covering the economy, Wall Street and federal budget issues for two decades, John Ydstie is now applying his reporting and interviewing skills as a roving national correspondent.
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Anheuser-Busch's 2014 Super Bowl commercial was titled "Puppy Love." The company is one of several big sponsors that have expressed concern with the NFL. AP hide caption

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Big Sponsors May Find It Hard To Break Up With The NFL

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Fed Pledges To Keep Interest Rates Low For A While

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A soldier guards a pipe en route to the Kawergosk Refinery near Irbil, the capital of the autonomous Kurdish region of northern Iraq, in July. Fighting in northern Iraq forced the closure of the country's largest oil refinery, Baiji, and cut production from the Kirkuk oil field this summer. Safin Hamed/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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With Turmoil Roiling Abroad, Why Aren't Oil Prices Bubbling Up?

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Employer-Sponsored Health Costs Rose Modestly In 2014

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Jessica Pimentel fills out an application during a job fair in Sunrise, Fla. The latest employment numbers indicate a slowdown in job growth, but many economists are skeptical that the economy is weakening. Alan Diaz/AP hide caption

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A Disappointing Jobs Report May Mask Economy's Strength

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How Close Is The Economy To Full Employment?

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Fed Officials Debate Timing Of Interest Rate Hike

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Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Crosses Milestone

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Dan Selvig says wetter conditions helped convince his family to shift their plantings to corn. John Ydstie/NPR hide caption

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Shifting Climate Has North Dakota Farmers Swapping Wheat For Corn

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Farmer Seth Watkins (left) and agronomist Matt Liebman stand amid native prairie grasses near Des Moines, Iowa. The conservation strip is used to stop soil erosion. John Ydstie/NPR hide caption

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Iowa's Corn Farmers Learn To Adapt To Weather Extremes

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Russia Retaliates For Western Sanctions With Ban On Food Imports

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July Jobs Report Less Stellar Than June's, But Still Strong

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Fast Growth Does Little To Budge Fed's Caution — For Now

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U.S. Judge Sides With Iraq, Blocks Kurds' Attempt To Sell Oil

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