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What's Ahead For The Economy In 2021?

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Twitter CTO Parag Agrawal succeeds Jack Dorsey as the company's CEO

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Virgil Abloh, fashion designer, dies at 41 after a private battle with cancer

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Oxycodone pills. A federal jury in Ohio on Tuesday found major pharmacy chains liable for helping to fuel the opioid crisis. Marie Hickman/Getty Images hide caption

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3 of America's biggest pharmacy chains have been found liable for the opioid crisis

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Biden chooses to keep Fed Chairman Powell in place for a second term

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Fox News host Tucker Carlson's special on the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol was the last straw for two network commentators. Stephen Hayes and Jonah Goldberg have resigned. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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2 Fox News commentators resign over Tucker Carlson series on the Jan. 6 siege

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Cornell University Professor Saule Omarova testifying on fintech at a hearing organized by the Senate Banking committee on Sept. 18, 2018. Today, Omarova is President Biden's nominee to head the agency that oversees the majority of the assets held by the country's banks, and she will appear in front of the same Senate committee for her confirmation hearing on Thursday. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs hide caption

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A look into the ugly and incredibly personal fight over Biden's pick to oversee banks

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Shemia Reese holds the racial covenant that was in place for her home in St. Louis, Mo. Michael B. Thomas for NPR hide caption

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Racial covenants, a relic of the past, are still on the books across the country

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Ford breaks down how it plans to reach its zero emissions commitment

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Internet access has always been a problem for Faylene Begay, a single mother of four living on the Navajo reservation in Arizona. Elissa Nadworny/NPR hide caption

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Students are still struggling to get internet. The infrastructure law could help

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The super rich push back against calls for a wealth tax

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Russian Yevgeniy Polyanin is one of two men indicted by the U.S. in connection with ransomware attacks last summer. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

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U.S. indicts 2 men behind major ransomware attacks

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Borrowers say they were wrongly denied loan forgiveness. Now, help is on the way

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Biden has to make good on pledges he made at the U.N. climate summit

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Evictions rise sharply in places with no pandemic protections for renters

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As U.N. climate summit begins, export emissions are getting extra scrutiny

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How the delta variant and supply chain problems smothered the economy's sparkle

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Sens. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., and Ron Wyden, D-Ore., speak to reporters Tuesday about a corporate minimum tax plan. On Wednesday Wyden unveiled another tax proposal, this one aimed at billionaires. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Senate Democrats unveil a plan for a new tax on billionaires

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A majority of students at Los Angeles City College, the United States' largest community college district, are continuing with online classes for this fall semester in Los Angeles. Al Seib/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images hide caption

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College enrollment plummeted during the pandemic. This fall, it's even worse

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How the 'Stop the Steal' movement outwitted Facebook ahead of the Jan. 6 riot

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Manufacturers are having a hard time keeping up with vinyl record sales

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As shipping woes drag on, businesses search for alternatives

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