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An LA MillerCoors brewery will use less water

Kai Ryssdal | May 14, 2015
So... their beer will be less watery?
Posted In: Final Note
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Kay Cannon on writing the hit 'Pitch Perfect'

Kai Ryssdal and Bridget Bodnar | May 14, 2015
The writer of Pitch Perfect explains what nearly made her barf.
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Classical music sales enter 'survival mode'

Gigi Douban | May 14, 2015
Beethoven needs more of Beyonce's audiences — young and diverse.

Writing your way to the White House

Nancy Marshall-Genzer | May 14, 2015
The campaign book has become a rite of passage for presidential hopefuls.

Small businesses work to keep up on social media

Kenny Malone | May 14, 2015
For mom and pop, the Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr and Instagram can be tricky.
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US-certified 'GMO free' on the way, for a price

Adam Allington | May 14, 2015
But consumer groups pushing for GMO disclosure aren’t thrilled.
Posted In: Food, GMOS, USDA

Six things to do with your new free time on Facebook

Kai Ryssdal | May 14, 2015
A whole 2.5 seconds.
Posted In: Facebook

Elon Musk's evolution, from sci-fi dreams to Space X

Kai Ryssdal and Daisy Palacios | May 14, 2015
Musk's biographer on the entrepreneur's upbringing, career and innovation.
Posted In: Elon Musk, spacex, Tech, tesla

Your Wallet: Can you buy exclusivity?

Marketplace Weekend Staff | May 14, 2015
What does exclusivity mean for your personal finances?

Face-to-face transactions at the farmer's market

Eliza Mills | May 14, 2015
How to make the most of $20.