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PODCAST: The scope of the VW crisis

Sep 22, 2015
VW's noncompliant software, crude oil prices, and space junk.
Rapper Snoop Dogg performs onstage during the 2015 iHeartRadio Music Awards on March 29, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.

Snoop Dogg starting marijuana-based social network

Sep 21, 2015
Only 420 people will be allowed in at first.
Posted In: Snoop Dogg, social networks, marijuana
People walk past restaurants illuminated at dusk as the Tsutenkaku tower, center, stands in the Shinsekai shopping district of Osaka, Japan. The country is trying to find ways to stimulate its economy.

PODCAST: Japan's aversion to startups

Sep 21, 2015
VW's apology, housing sales for August, and startups in Japan.

PODCAST: Beer of champions

Sep 18, 2015
Interest rates, President Xi Jinping in America, and the beer of champions.
David Maraniss in front of the home in which he spent the first six years of his life. It's now a pile of rubble.

Detroit: Then and Now

Sep 17, 2015
A new book looks at how Motor City shaped American culture.
Posted In: Detroit, bankruptcy, cities, Music

PODCAST: Who wins from a hike in interest rates?

Sep 17, 2015
Cablevision and interest rates.
Federal Reserve Bank Chair Janet Yellen holding a news conference back in March 18, 2015 in Washington, D.C. The Federal Reserve may raise interest rates this month, though many have doubt the move.

PODCAST: The hype surrounding the Fed

Sep 16, 2015
A beer merger, the Fed meeting, and military shoes.
The lead parent is a male in 4 percent of two-career American families.

One husband puts his wife's career before his own

Sep 15, 2015
What he learned from taking on the role of lead parent.
Posted In: family, work-life balance, gender equality

PODCAST: AT&T versus one of the world's richest men

Sep 15, 2015
Retail sales, the Frankfurt Auto Show, and AT&T in Mexico.
Demonstrators, marking the one-year anniversary of the shooting of Michael Brown, protested along West Florrisant Street in August this year in Ferguson, Missouri.

Ferguson Commission issues reform recommendations

Sep 14, 2015
The committee has released a report on how to address racial inequalities.
Posted In: Ferguson, missouri, race, police