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Like your healthcare plan? You really can keep it.

Mar 5, 2014
Until 2016, that is.
Posted In: ACA
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Why not seize Putin's assets?

Mar 5, 2014
The EU and U.S. are considering sanctions to punish Russia for its intervention in Ukraine.
Posted In: Vladimir Putin, ukraine, United Kingdom (U.K.)
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Hot Pot: The meal of China's consumer class

Mar 5, 2014
American fast food chains are doing well catering to China's new consumer class.
Posted In: China, Chinese food, hot pot
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Why China is lowering the bar on its growth

Mar 5, 2014
China chases 7.5 percent economic growth, less pollution, and Internet banking.
Posted In: China, National People's Congress
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What natural gas has to do with conflict in Ukraine

Mar 4, 2014
Natural gas is one of the most important components of the Ukraine equation. Europe is a big consumer and Russia is its supplier of choice.
Posted In: Russian exports, ukraine
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PODCAST: U.S. sanctions won't hurt Russia

Mar 4, 2014
President Obama face an uphill battle in getting more funding for early childhood development. And the Fed takes a more personal approach in New England.
Posted In: Russia, ukraine, Barack Obama, 2015 Budget, Federal Reserve
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In Crimea, fears of violence

Mar 3, 2014
The arrival of Russian troops in Crimea have increased tensions in the region.
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Russia's economy isn't doing so well, either

Mar 3, 2014
As tensions rise in Ukraine, the Russian economy is feeling the effects.
Posted In: Russia, ukraine
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PODCAST: Markets react to Ukraine

Mar 3, 2014
We look at the economics of Russia's military moves in Ukraine. And, car sales lagged as winter weather put a chill on car buyers, so automakers are letting their discounts run a little longer.
Posted In: ukraine, Russia, cars
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Can shipping containers solve London's housing crisis?

Mar 3, 2014
Rent for old steel containers costs just $400 per month.
Posted In: London, Housing, shipping

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