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Prescription drugs, there's an app for that

Nov 12, 2015
Consumer feelings headed into the holidays, and prescription drugs via phone app.

A big day for singles

Nov 11, 2015
Singles Day, fantasy sports, and healthcare for the an aging Latino population.
The usual morning traffic fills a freeway in Los Angeles.

The socioeconomic breakdown of traffic fatalities

Nov 10, 2015
Crude oil, traffic fatalities, and minimum wage.

A life lost at sea reveals plight of modern mariners

Nov 9, 2015
"New York Times" journalist Ian Urbina looks as the tragic case of Eril Andrade
Posted In: mariners, philippines, oceans
Meryl Streep as Miranda Priestly in the film "The Devil Wears Prada."

Why so many bosses are jerks

Nov 9, 2015
Narcissism, arrogance, aggression. They're predictors of success in corporations.
Posted In: management, bosses, leadership, ambition
A still from the show "Blood & Oil," a program with dismal ratings.

Why struggling shows are still on the air

Nov 6, 2015
Cancellations are coming at a slower pace.
Posted In: television, Entertainment, media, networks
From Google replying to your emails to Twitter Hearts, there's a lot to love and hate.

Twitter hearts and meal delivery services

Nov 6, 2015
The newest installment of our segment Long and Short.
Posted In: Twitter, Immigration, Google

Neko Case takes the Marketplace Quiz

Nov 6, 2015
Musician Neko Case takes our money-inspired personality quiz and reflects on the lessons she learned in her 20-year career.
Posted In: marketplace quiz, Music, Neko Case

New content for Playstation

Nov 6, 2015
Jobs numbers, low-income rent, and streaming on Playstation.
Nike is doing pretty well for itself.

Nike's non-profit work

Nov 6, 2015
Insuring the world's banks, the Labor Market Condition Index, and Nike's non-profits