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Tony Wagner and Tobin Low | Mar 24, 2015
Here are the numbers we're reading and watching for Tuesday.
Fewer people are buying homes, and even less are putting their homes up for sale.

Existing home sales report reveals caution

Gigi Douban | Mar 23, 2015
Existing home sales report shows cautious homeowners and home buyers.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras depart after speaking to the media following talks at the Chancellery on March 23, 2015 in Berlin, Germany.

Greece: Time and money is running out

Kai Ryssdal | Mar 23, 2015
Five years into it, the Greek debt crisis drags on.
Groundkeeper David Mellor Manager chats with Joe Girardi of the New York Yankees (L) before a game against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.

Meet the guardian of Fenway Park

Kai Ryssdal | Mar 23, 2015
Keeping the historic ballpark in good shape can be a tough job
A bronze statue of a bull fighting with a bear is displayed at the Museum of American Finance on Wall St. in New York City

America's next financial crisis?

Kai Ryssdal | Mar 23, 2015
Author Michael Lewis talks about high-frequency trading, a year after "Flash Boys"
Apryl Boyce was one oil worker who fell victim to shortened hours.

Quitting the Bakken: one oil worker walks away

Emily Guerin | Mar 23, 2015
With hours cut, work in the Bakken oil fields don't seem worth it to one worker.
People walk by a Radio Shack store in San Francisco, California.

Why RadioShack's bankruptcy ended in an auction

Stan Alcorn | Mar 23, 2015
Hedge funds are squabbling over Radio Shack like vultures fighting over a coyote carcass. How did it come to this?
NFL looks to suspend blackout rule and move to online broadcasting.

Big changes on the way to the NFL

Kai Ryssdal | Mar 23, 2015
No blackouts and at least one game streamed online.
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