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New To Investing? Here Are Some Common Mistakes To Avoid And Tips To Follow

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Marriage Boom: Sin City Edition

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Texas lawmakers are considering a measure to limit charitable bail funds by restricting who they're allowed to help. State Senator Joan Huffman, a Houston Republican, said the goal of the legislation they're working on is to keep habitual and violent offenders in jail. Eric Gay/AP hide caption

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A Texas GOP Bill Would Make It Harder For Nonprofits To Bail People Out Of Jail

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Relax, Millennials! You’re Doing Great.

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Mailbag: Children Edition

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Farmers Have A Big Problem On Their Hands: They Can't Find A Way To Ship Their Stuff

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Safiya Kitwana of Lithonia, Ga., is a single mom with two teenage kids who lost her job in the pandemic. A federal program would pay all her back rent so she could keep her home. But DeKalb County, Ga., will only pay 60% of people's back rent, and Kitwana is now on the verge of eviction. Lynsey Weatherspoon for NPR hide caption

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Georgia County Tried To Help Everyone Facing Eviction. Now A Crisis Looms

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The Tequila Boom And Agave Bust

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Burnout, Poaching and Robots Taking Our Jobs: The Beigie Awards!

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Michigan's two largest hospital systems, Spectrum Health and Beaumont Health, announced last month they wanted to merge. Hospital mergers and monopolies are increasingly the norm in the United States — which drives prices. Elaine Cromie/Getty Images hide caption

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Low Pay, No Benefits, Rude Customers: Restaurant Workers Quit At Record Rate

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Should Business Mandate Covid Vaccines For Employees?

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