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Tom Steyer talks climate change and the 2016 election

Kai Ryssdal and Daisy Palacios | Nov 20, 2015
The billionaire energy investor hasn't picked a favorite candidate yet.

Don't call it a GMO

Tony Wagner | Nov 20, 2015
The FDA says the label is confusing, lets look at at non-GMO meal and find out.
Posted In: Big Food, FDA, Food, GMO, Non-GMO
Study finds men eat more pizza at buffets in front of women than men.

Men eat more at buffets in front of women

Kai Ryssdal | Nov 20, 2015
A Cornell University study finds that men eat more in front of women than men.
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on November 13, 2015 in New York City.

Weekly Wrap: On Wall Street and beyond

Kai Ryssdal | Nov 20, 2015
Catherine Rampell and John Carney join Kai Ryssdal to recap the week that was.
Posted In: IPOs, recession, Wall Street

Getting an accurate count of homelessness in America

David Brancaccio | Nov 20, 2015
Overseas tax evasion, car sales, and homelessness in America.
New York is seeing a spike in homelessness.

Counting the homeless

Noel King | Nov 20, 2015
The government released new homeless figures. But how is the number counted?
Posted In: homeless, homelessness

Finally ... finally!!! ... Black Friday starts to fade

Andy Uhler | Nov 20, 2015
Shoppers have new strategies, and retailers are changing theirs in response.

Encryption debate heats up after Paris attacks

Ben Johnson and Praveen Sathianathan | Nov 20, 2015
Government pushes Silicon Valley to open up systems.

There's a big racial disparity in NIH funding

Mark Garrison | Nov 20, 2015
Aside from sheer fairness issues, the racial gap could hurt patients, too.

It's not you, it's me and my Facebook profile

Marketplace staff | Nov 20, 2015
Here are the numbers we're reading and watching for Friday.