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The Economic Integration At The Northern Border

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China's Ministry of Commerce is pursuing legal remedy against the U.S. over new tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports. Here, a container ship is unloaded at the Port of Oakland in California last week after completing a voyage from China. Ben Margot/AP hide caption

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While unemployment has hit record lows, there's another number that also gets a lot of attention — underemployment. LM Otero/AP hide caption

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How Underemployment Is Affecting The Job Market

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Tariffs Hit Maine's Lobster Industry

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Morning dew glistens on a tobacco leaf in a field outside Rolesville, N.C. Despite a worldwide decline in production, tobacco remains North Carolina's most valuable crop. Allen Breed/AP hide caption

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A Chinese worker looks on as a cargo ship is loaded at a port in Qingdao, in eastern China's Shandong province, in July 2017. The United States is China's biggest single export market. STR/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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China Is Better Able To Withstand A Trade War Than In The Past

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Conservative Family Leave Plan Gains Traction

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Caught In The Extended Stay Motel Trap

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Trade War With China Heats Up

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Containers are transferred at a port in Qingdao in China's eastern Shandong province last week. The Trump administration announced plans to levy tariffs on another $200 billion of Chinese goods as trade tensions escalate. -/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump Administration Readies Tariffs On $200 Billion Of Chinese Imports

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Ten states and the District of Columbia are investigating Wendy's and other fast-food chains over the use of "no poach" agreements that limit the ability of workers to switch jobs. Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Regulators Investigate Fast-Food Chains' Limits On Whom They Hire

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An LG washing machine plant in Clarksville, Tenn., seen under construction in January, is expected to bring 600 jobs. David Lawder/Reuters hide caption

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Trade War With China Heats Up, But Tariff Effects Are Already Rippling Across U.S.

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U.S. Soybeans Are A Prime Target For Chinese Tariffs

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LA Port Will Likely Feel Effects From U.S.-China Trade War

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Tariff Reactions On The Northern Border

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