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581 01/18/2018: This is an idiotic way to run a $19 trillion economy2018-01-18 15:00:00
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582 01/17/2018: What's a "contribution" to the economy look like?2018-01-17 15:00:00
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583 01/16/2018: Is "Catan" the next blockbuster?2018-01-16 15:00:00
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584 01/15/2018: How health care is changing this year2018-01-15 14:41:47
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585 01/12/2018: Here's the thing about this week2018-01-12 15:00:00
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586 01/11/2018: Is the tax plan going according to plan?2018-01-11 15:00:00
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587 01/10/2018: What about me??2018-01-10 15:00:00
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588 01/09/2018: The bond market's talking, but who's listening?2018-01-09 15:00:00
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589 01/08/2018: The farm economy in the Trump era2018-01-08 15:00:00
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590 01/05/2018: How the tax bill will affect the world's biggest companies2018-01-05 15:00:00
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591 01/04/2018: How big a deal is this chip problem, anyway?2018-01-04 15:00:00
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592 01/03/2018: How do you prepare for a "bomb cyclone"?2018-01-03 15:00:00
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593 01/02/2018: Ready for another government shutdown?2018-01-02 15:00:00
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594 01/01/2018: Accountants didn’t have much of a holiday2018-01-01 15:00:00
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595 12/29/2017: Athleisure vs. the cotton industry2017-12-29 17:22:00
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596 12/28/2017: A cashless China2017-12-28 17:09:00
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597 12/27/2017: Good time to be a tax lawyer2017-12-27 17:29:00
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598 12/26/2017: You gave some nice gifts this year2017-12-26 15:00:00
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12/26/2017: You gave some nice gifts this year

This holiday season, many retailers saw 5 percent increases in sales from last year, and higher-end products did well. We speak with Ellen Davis of the National Retail Federation, who chalks it up to economic security, or maybe you're just really nice. In today's energy news, what the world's fastest battery means for energy-storage technology and fossil-fueled power plants, and how uranium companies in the U.S. are getting ready for India and China's hundreds of new nuclear reactors. Plus, we reflect on the busy holiday season with Ann Arbor's Zingerman's Bakehouse, whose new cookbook features recipes for chestnut flour baguettes and Detroit style pizza.…read more

599 Special report: How one sentence helped set off the opioid crisis2017-12-26 11:24:00
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600 12/22/2017: A Christmas away from home2017-12-22 18:13:00
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