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A look at the new Facebook emojis.

Facebook wants us to show some emotion

Sally Herships | Oct 9, 2015
The social network is testing a bunch of empathic emoji, including an angry face.
Posted In: emojis, emotions, Facebook

What goes into the decision to create a spinoff?

Paddy Hirsch | Oct 9, 2015
U.S. companies are detatching parts of their operations left, right and center.
House Speaker John Boehner walks to the House Chamber on Thursday in Washington, D.C.

Weekly Wrap: the House, Fed minutes and the TPP

Kai Ryssdal | Oct 9, 2015
Catherine Rampell and John Carney join Kai Ryssdal to recap the week that was.
Javier Chavez, center, is  a supervisor and mentor at Homeboy Industries in Los Angeles.

Homeboy Industries helps former gang member start over

Jenny Ament | Oct 9, 2015
Javier Chavez now works as a mentor in Los Angeles.
A demonstration of new virtual software helps prepare job-seekers for the interview process.

Land a job with help from virtual reality

Jenny Ament | Oct 9, 2015
A virtual interviewer helps take the stress out of job interviews.

My money story: Writer Sarah Mirk

Sarah Mirk | Oct 9, 2015
What's the biggest thing you own?
Posted In: finance, merchandise, Opinion

My money story: Storyteller Brian Finkelstein

Raghu Manavalan | Oct 9, 2015
What do you do when the bubble bursts?

Is the Internet taking us back in time? The return of handmade goods

Jenny Ament | Oct 9, 2015
Jody Rice is going back in time, to a different way of doing business.

My Money Story: Eustace Conway, off the grid

Jenny Ament | Oct 9, 2015
A look at a mountain man's relationship to money.

One dreaded question: What do you do?

Jenny Ament | Oct 9, 2015
Gaps in our employment change the way we think
Posted In: gaps, Money, unemployement