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As Climate Costs Grow, Some See A Moneymaking Opportunity

Extreme weather cost Americans over $300 billion last year. Scientists say climate change will bring more of that. Entrepreneurs and businesses see a new market in gauging risk.

Kroost Kids Kettel
The World (Is Going Up In Flames) Charles Bradley
Oddisee Caprese Down
ArtScience Robert Glasper

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As Climate Costs Grow, Some See A Moneymaking Opportunity

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Dreamer on the Run U137

A Commercial Aircraft Corp. of China Ltd. C919 aircraft stands under assembly in Shanghai in 2017. Proposed U.S. tariffs take special aim at the "Made in China 2025" plan, which supports development of advanced technologies in fields such as artificial intelligence, robotics, biopharmaceuticals, new energy vehicles and aviation. Qilai Shen/Bloomberg/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Beijing Forges Ahead With 'Made In China' Policy, Targeted By Proposed U.S. Tariffs

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Fake Blues Real Estate
Coffee Aesop Rock

Earlonne Woods (left) and Nigel Poor are behind the podcast Ear Hustle, which is now in its second season. Courtesy of Ear Hustle/Radiotopia from PRX hide caption

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Behind 'Ear Hustle,' The Podcast Made In Prison

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Brother Mole Miwon

President Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe shake hands during a news conference at Trump's private Mar-a-Lago club on Wednesday in Palm Beach, Fla. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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Trump Says He Will Walk Out If North Korea Meeting Not 'Fruitful'

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Not Everyone Feels Welcome Camping Out In 'Third Spaces' Like Starbucks

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Goa Jon Stickley
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Vashkar Steve Swallow, Carla Bley et. al.

The Rev. Sekinah Hamlin (left) of Greensboro, N.C., and the Rev. Dr. Jack Sullivan Jr., of Findlay, Ohio, were among the faith leaders protesting outside the payday lenders conference near Miami. Greg Allen/NPR hide caption

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Payday Lenders Convening At A Trump Resort Are Met By Protesters

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Icarus Mythos
Solar John Abercrombie, Peter Donald et. al.

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How People Learned To Recognize Monkey Calls Reveals How We All Make Sense Of Sound

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Minor Swing Jon Burr
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Newly filed campaign finance reports show that many Democratic challengers are raising a lot of money compared to Republican incumbents. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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In Many Districts, Democratic Challengers Have Raised As Much As GOP Incumbents

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Camelus John Scofield
Hola Joseph Soto

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Basketball, Marijuana And Poetry: These Police Tweet More Than Crime Alerts

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50 Years After Johnny Cash, Los Tigres Del Norte Perform At Folsom Prison

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An Evening I will Not Forget Dermot Kennedy
Little Harbor Steve Swallow

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