Jim Zarroli Jim Zarroli is a business reporter for NPR News, based at NPR's New York bureau.
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Fed Changes Course, Holds Off On Raising Interest Rates

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China's Slowing Economy Could Give U.S. An Advantage In Trade Talks

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Ashtabula, Ohio, was a thriving factory town in the 1950s, with a busy port where freighters brought iron ore to be used in the steel mills of Pennsylvania. Jim Zarroli/NPR hide caption

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For One Ohio Town, Trump's Trade Policies Bring Uncertainty And Hope

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A sign at the entrance of the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C., says the museum will reopen Tuesday. The shutdown reduced federal spending by $18 billion, although most of that will be recouped now that the government has reopened, according to a new report. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Government Shutdown Causing Far Greater Damage To Economy Than Previously Estimated

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President Trump appears on a monitor in the Press Briefing Room of the White House on Tuesday. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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FACT CHECK: Trump's Oval Office Pitch For A Border Wall

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A section of the reinforced U.S.-Mexico border fence in the Otay Mesa area, San Diego County, is seen from Tijuana in Mexico. President Trump says a border wall made of steel would help American steel companies. Guillermo Arias/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump Sees Border Wall As Another Boost For U.S. Steel Industry

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Indications Of China's Slowing Economic Growth Concern U.S. Investors

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Tech Stocks Have Taken A Beating This Year, And The Effects Have Been Far-Reaching

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With the Dow swinging up and down hundreds of points in a day, investors are feeling queasy. One economist says uncertainty in the stock markets may mean turbulence will continue in the new year. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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Stock Market Gyrations Making You Dizzy? Get Used To It, Analysts Say

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With 1 Trading Day Left In 2018, How Will Financial Markets Fare?

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Shutdown Could Extend Into the New Year, Won't Save Taxpayers Money

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Disgraced Wall Street financier Bernard Madoff leaves US Federal Court after a hearing on March 10, 2009 in New York. Ten years later, victims of his scam are still rebuilding their lives. TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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For Madoff Victims, Scars Remain 10 Years Later

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Despite Pressure From Trump, The Federal Reserve Will Raise Key Interest Rate

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Stock Markets Mostly Recover After Plunging Amid Escalation Of U.S.-China Tensions

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