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601 12/29/2017: Athleisure vs. the cotton industry2017-12-29 17:22:00
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602 12/28/2017: A cashless China2017-12-28 17:09:00
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603 12/27/2017: Good time to be a tax lawyer2017-12-27 17:29:00
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604 12/26/2017: You gave some nice gifts this year2017-12-26 15:00:00
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605 Special report: How one sentence helped set off the opioid crisis2017-12-26 11:24:00
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606 12/22/2017: A Christmas away from home2017-12-22 18:13:00
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607 12/21/2017: History repeats itself, and so will the ads2017-12-21 18:48:00
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608 Special edition: Congress passed a tax bill. Now what?2017-12-21 12:37:31
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609 12/20/17: Sexual harassment outside the spotlight2017-12-20 18:55:00
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610 12/19/2017: Congress eyes the third rail2017-12-19 15:00:00
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12/19/2017: Congress eyes the third rail

“Third-rail programs,” or those you usually just don’t touch — benefits for low- and middle-income Americans like Medicare, disability benefits and Social Security — will be on the chopping block in 2018. With the tax plan all but passed, Congress will be faced with the question: cut programs or raise more money to pay for them? Plus, we take closer look at the president’s oeuvre of tweets and what they’ve led the world to believe about the American economy. And the world’s most polluting nation, China, is starting a carbon market to lower its emissions. It will be the largest program in the world to do so, but will it make a dent in carbon emissions for other nations? …read more

611 12/18/2017: For every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction2017-12-18 17:33:00
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612 12/15/2017: Dancing like nobody’s watching2017-12-15 18:21:00
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613 12/14/2017: There goes neutrality2017-12-14 18:00:00
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614 12/13/2017: The abuse liability of a drug2017-12-13 17:22:00
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615 12/12/2017: Would you give CVS access to your medical records?2017-12-12 15:00:00
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616 12/11/17: Such a bubblicious economy2017-12-11 16:45:49
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617 12/08/2017: Age is just a data point2017-12-08 17:51:00
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618 Bonus: The Uncertain Hour season 2, episode 22017-12-08 10:30:00
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619 12/07/2017: Why the pass-through should be your tax plan problematic fave2017-12-07 15:00:00
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620 12/06/2017: Will your industry be a casualty or success story?2017-12-06 17:58:00
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