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Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Gary Gensler testifies before the Senate Banking Committee on Sept. 14. In an interview with NPR, Gensler said he's aiming to unveil tougher rules for SPACs, a hot trend in Wall Street, by early next year. Bill Clark/AP hide caption

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Working from home doesn't have to suck. Here's how 'Out Of Office' can be better

Has working from home during the pandemic been frustrating for you? You're not alone. Charlie Warzel and Anne Helen Petersen's new book Out of Office: The Big Problem and Bigger Promise of Working from Home tackles how remote work can improve, no matter what industry you're in. They talk to Sam about how companies can create sustainable and flexible work environments, the history of workplace culture in the U.S., and how employees can maintain a healthy work-life balance.

Working from home doesn't have to suck. Here's how 'Out Of Office' can be better

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Chris Cuomo attends The Hollywood Reporter's annual Most Powerful People in Media cocktail reception in 2019 in New York. CNN fired Cuomo for the role he played in defense of his brother, former Gov. Andrew Cuomo, as he fought sexual harassment charges. Evan Agostini/Evan Agostini/Invision/AP hide caption

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Chris Cuomo was fired by CNN after an attorney arranged to share materials supporting accusations by a former colleague of Cuomo's at ABC News that he had sexually harassed her there. Mike Coppola/Getty Images for WarnerMedia hide caption

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Consider the lobstermen

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Jobs Friday: The case for better wages

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In August of 2021, more than 1,000 janitors with the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) rallied and marched in Los Angeles, California ahead of their as their contracts expiring. Frederic J. Brown/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Was 2021 labor's year? Plus, 'Like a Virgin'

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Thriving Black-owned businesses 'righting the wrongs of the past' in rural Mississippi

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The ride-hailing company Didi says it has about 600 million users, theoretically giving the company access to the addresses and travel history of many government employees who use the app. Nicolas Asfouri/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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A top Chinese ride-hailing company delists from the NYSE just months after its IPO

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