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Life inside the cloister

Jenny Ament | Apr 24, 2015
Life inside the Monastery of the Angels in Hollywood.

From human trafficking victim to survivor

Lizzie O'Leary and Jenny Ament | Apr 24, 2015
One woman describes her journey from invisible to visible.

Dynamic camouflage will let soldiers hide like a squid

Eliza Mills | Apr 24, 2015
Taking inspiration from animals to design the camouflage of the future.

Nursing home care is changing, and it may save money

Gretchen Cuda Kroen | Apr 24, 2015
A program sends doctors into nursing homes, instead of patients into hospitals.

Silicon Tally: A Whale of a Tail Emoji

Ben Johnson | Apr 24, 2015
How well have you kept up with the week in tech news?
A Comcast truck is seen parked at one of their centers in Pompano Beach, Florida.

Cable giants call off merger

Annie Baxter | Apr 24, 2015
Cable giants Comcast Corporation and Time Warner Cable won't pursue a merger.
The once-expected merge between Comcast and Time-Warner is now coming to a halt.

PODCAST: The merger that never was

David Brancaccio | Apr 24, 2015
The merger that never was, and revisiting the terrible collapse of a clothing factory in Bangladesh.
Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico could run out of money in three months

Gigi Douban | Apr 24, 2015
The economy crashed when corporations moved out, but the government kept spending.

What's in a $12 minimum wage?

Tim Fitzsimons | Apr 24, 2015
A proposal is expected next week to increase the federal minimum wage to $12.

Apple Watch makes its fashionable debut

Nova Safo | Apr 24, 2015
Apple steps into the world of high fashion.
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