Life at a glance

Gibson's iconic Les Paul guitars.

PODCAST: Tuning with the push of a button

Jul 31, 2015
Puerto Rico's debt, fitness IPOs, and a self-tuning guitar
A woman uses her smart phone as she walks on 47th Street November 13, 2014 in New York.

There should be a lane for that

Jul 30, 2015
Move aside, smartphone users.
Posted In: study, walking, cell phone
A shopper pays cash for sales merchandise at the Lakeline Mall in Austin, Texas.

PODCAST: Revising economic growth

Jul 30, 2015
The winter wasn't as cold as we thought, and Egypt battles goods made in China.

PODCAST: An energy efficient dryer

Jul 29, 2015
Revisions to growth, law school liability, and energy efficient drying.
 Euro coins lay on a 1,000-Drachma note, the currency in Greece before the euro.

PODCAST: Emergency Grexit

Jul 28, 2015
The Greek backup plan, and the corkscrew used by the professionals.

After almost 40 years, Luke quits "General Hospital"

Jul 27, 2015
It's not often you can watch someone do their job every day for 37 years.
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A Chipotle restaurant.

PODCAST: Biting the hand that feeds you burritos

Jul 27, 2015
Fiat Chrysler's recall, raising interest rates, and Chipotle workers head to court.

The economics of a Los Angeles homeless shelter

Jul 24, 2015
In the past 2 years, homelessness has jumped 12 percent.
Posted In: homelessness, shelter, unemployement, rent

PODCAST: Housing sales for June

Jul 24, 2015
Home sales, Chinese stock, and President Obama's visit to Kenya.
About 40 percent of Americans get less than seven hours of sleep a night.


Jul 24, 2015
Quartz and Marketplace look at irregular sleep schedules, the economic effects of monsoon weather on India and a 'sleeping sickness' in Kazakhstan.
Posted In: sleep, mystery, weather
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