Jim Zarroli Jim Zarroli is a business reporter for NPR News, based at NPR's New York bureau.

Internet gambling has become legal in New Jersey and Nevada, but experts say enforcement and regulations still need to be straightened out. Jim Mone/AP hide caption

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As States Embrace Online Gambling, Questions Arise

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Historic Blizzard Freezes Transit In Northeast U.S.

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In a lawsuit, the Justice Department alleges Standard and Poor's misled investors with fraudulent credit ratings. The agency could seek more than $5 billion in damages. Henny Ray Abrams/AP hide caption

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S&P Lawsuit Puts Ratings Firms Back In The Spotlight

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S&P To Face Fraud Suit Over Mortgage-Backed Securities

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DOJ Plans To Sue S&P Over Its Ratings Of Mortgage-Backed Securities

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Stock Market Rallies On Positive Jobs Report

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Economists Downplay Weak U.S. Growth Rate

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U.S. Economy Shrinks For First Time In Over Three Years

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Masaaki Shirakawa, the governor of the Bank of Japan, speaks before the press in Tokyo on Friday. The central bank announced new measures to stimulate the economy Tuesday. Rie Ishii/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Japan's Economic Plan May Be Bad News For Everyone Else

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This undated image shows the Amenas natural gas field in Algeria, where Islamist militants raided and took hostages last week. Dozens of hostages and their captors were killed when Algerian forces subsequently raided the facility. BP/AP hide caption

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Algeria Attack Raises Security Alarms For Energy Firms

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Gun Makers Worry Revamped Laws Will Hurt Bottom Line

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Wal-Mart Offers Jobs To Any New Veterans With An Honorable Discharge

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JPMorgan Chase Agrees To Beef Up Risk Management

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