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Michael Mussio, a portfolio manager at FBB Capital Partners, says phones have been ringing more than normal in recent days. "I think the main thing is — don't panic," he says. Tamara Keith/NPR hide caption

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Wall Street's Ups And Downs Leave Investors Worried

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Paul R. Ashbrook tells House pages that the Cardinal rule is "courtesy first" at a coaching session just before the 76th Congress convened on Jan. 3, 1939. Pages have been a fixture of Congress since its inception, but the House program is now ending because of budget concerns. Library of Congress hide caption

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Book Closes On U.S. House's Storied Page Program

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The Mexican theater chain Cinepolis has opened its first luxury cinema in the United States in San Diego's affluent Del Mar beach community. Amy Isackson hide caption

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Mexican Theater Chain Projects Its Future In U.S.

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The Dollar Is Still Central To The Global Economy. That May Not Last.

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Jeff Bridges' self-titled studio album comes out Aug. 16. Dustin Cohen/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Jeff Bridges: An On-Screen Country Singer Enters The Studio

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