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

SEC Proposes New Rules For Linking Executive Pay With Firm Performance

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A reporter stands outside the front door of a house registered to a trading company operated by Navinder Singh Sarao in Hounslow, west of London. on April 22, 2015. Sarao was arrested in connection with the Wall Street flash crash of 2010. Adrian Dennis/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Who, Or What, Crashed The Market In A Flash In 2010?

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Federal regulators are considering whether to approve the proposed $45 billion merger of Comcast and Time Warner Cable. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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Comcast, Time Warner Cable Push For Merger Approval Amid Opposition

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Chinese Finance Minister Lou Jiwei (left) speaks during the signing ceremony of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, Oct. 24, in Beijing. Getty Images hide caption

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New Asian Development Bank Seen As Sign Of China's Growing Influence

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Arkansas Governor Asks Lawmakers To Rework Religious Liberty Bill

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The logo of Swiss bank UBS is seen at the company's headquarters in Zurich. U.S. officials are investigating whether UBS and Barclays manipulated currency rates at a time when they were already operating under a deferred prosecution agreement for manipulating interest rates. Arnd Wiegmann/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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For Banks 'Too Big To Jail,' Prosecutors Count On A Promise To Behave

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A man walks past a Lumber Liquidators store in Philadelphia. The retailer says it stands by its products and will pay for the safety testing of laminate floors. Matt Slocum/AP hide caption

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Lumber Liquidators Defends Its Products After '60 Minutes' Report

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Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker became a Republican political star by taking on his state's public employee unions. This week he signed a bill that would weaken private-sector unions. Cliff Owen/AP hide caption

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Targeting Unions: Right-To-Work Movement Bolstered By Wisconsin

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Maggie Barcellano prepares dinner in January 2014 at her father's house in Austin, Texas. Barcellano, who lives with her father, enrolled in the food stamps program while she works as a home health aide and raises her 3-year-old daughter. A study suggests that social safety nets, including food stamps, helped cushion income losses for middle- and working-class Americans during the recession. Tamir Kalifa/AP hide caption

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Study Suggests Recession, Recovery Have Not Left The Rich Richer

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A an employee works at Amazon's fulfillment center in Rugeley, central England, in 2012. President Obama wants Amazon and other U.S. companies to bring more of their overseas earnings home. Phil Noble/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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Obama's Plan To Tax Overseas Earnings Draws Scrutiny

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Document Leak Reveals Secret Swiss Bank Accounts

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Leaked HSBC Documents Shed Light On Swiss Banking Industry

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Standard & Poor's To Pay Over $1 Billion In Legal Settlement

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Fieldale Farms in Gainesville, Ga., says it can't keep enough workers to meet demand for its poultry products, despite paying $16 per hour plus benefits. Jim Zarroli/NPR hide caption

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Some Businesses Say Immigrant Workers Are Harder To Find

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