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Medusa Brewing Company co-founder Keith Sullivan checks on the beer in the brewing area. "There are very few big breweries that have this family, community, connected feel. That's what we're selling," he says. Courtesy of Medusa Brewing Company/Elise Meader hide caption

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The Salt

The Next Big Thing In Beer Is Being A Small Taproom

The explosion of these cozy craft breweries has happened as states relax laws to allow them direct-to-consumer retail rights, meaning the majority of their revenue no longer has to come from food.

Strange News

It's Not A Tumor!

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It's Not A Tumor!

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Bernard Tyson, CEO of Kaiser Permanente, is optimistic about a bipartisan health bill. He cautions that partisanship will only lead to more insurance instability. Misha Friedman/Bloomberg/Getty Images hide caption

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Kaiser Permanente CEO Says A Bipartisan Health Bill Is The Best Way Forward

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Television

'Will & Grace' Returns To TV

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'Will & Grace' Returns To TV

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Medusa Brewing Company co-founder Keith Sullivan checks on the beer in the brewing area. "There are very few big breweries that have this family, community, connected feel. That's what we're selling," he says. Courtesy of Medusa Brewing Company/Elise Meader hide caption

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The Salt

The Next Big Thing In Beer Is Being A Small Taproom

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The Next Big Thing In Beer Is Being A Small Taproom

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Politics

GOP Lays Out Tax Overhaul Plan

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GOP Lays Out Tax Overhaul Plan

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