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Hollywood is back to work, but TV and movies won’t look the same

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Cast members of "The Bold and the Beautiful" at the Monte-Carlo Television Festival in 2017.

Cast members of "The Bold and the Beautiful" at the Monte-Carlo Television Festival in 2017. The soap opera will resume filming but keep the cast socially distanced. Valery Hache/AFP via Getty Images

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Race and Economy

Tech companies update language to avoid offensive terms

by Kimberly Adams Jun 17, 2020
Big tech firms are moving away from coding language that carries racial connotations.

A soap opera leads the way into post-lockdown Hollywood

by Jasmine Garsd Jun 17, 2020
CBS's "The Bold and the Beautiful" is restarting filming with on-set health guidelines in place.

Chickens come home to roost for new baby chick owners

by Carlos Morales Jun 17, 2020
Hatcheries across the country saw a surge in orders when the lockdown began. The chickens came first, then the eggs.
Kai Explains

What's behind the national debt?

by Andie Corban and Kai Ryssdal Jun 17, 2020
We look into how the government borrows money and what it means in the long run.

As COVID-19 lockdown eases, Britain faces an unfamiliar threat: mass unemployment

by Stephen Beard Jun 17, 2020
Laid-off workers try to come to terms with a grueling new reality in what was once Europe’s most vibrant labor market.
Shelf Life

How Japan's superfans taught the world to love pop culture

by Matt Alt Jun 17, 2020
Author Matt Alt describes how Japan's pop culture, and its superfans, shaped sensibilities the world over.

U.S. criticizes WTO for big disparities in tariffs

by Sabri Ben-Achour Jun 17, 2020
The Trump administration is denouncing the fact that the tax levels vary greatly between members of the global trade body.

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