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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell walks to his office after leaving the Senate Floor at the U.S. Capitol on Dec. 21, 2020, in Washington, D.C.

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell walks to his office after leaving the Senate Floor at the U.S. Capitol on Dec. 21, 2020, in Washington, D.C. Cheriss May/Getty Images

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Segments From this episode

The name of the game in West Texas oil and gas these days: consolidation

by Andy Uhler Dec 22, 2020
The Diamondback-QEP deal demonstrates the urge to merge while energy prices are weak.

"Amateur" mistakes sink thieves of U.S. technology working for China

by Scott Tong Dec 22, 2020
A case study of what not to do in the high-stakes world of economic espionage.
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Time to ride, and buy: Peloton to acquire Precor

by Erika Beras Dec 22, 2020
With stay-at-home orders, Peloton sales and subscriptions grew and grew, topping a million.
COVID-19

How one small business pivoted when it couldn't get a PPP loan

by Justin Ho Dec 22, 2020
A South Carolina media producer is among the companies rethinking their business models to address needs created by the pandemic.

How insuring ecosystems could help communities adapt to climate change

by Kai Ryssdal and Maria Hollenhorst Dec 22, 2020
“We were trying to insure something that no one owns,” says Kathy Baughman McLeod, director of the Adrienne Arsht-Rockefeller Foundation Resilience Center.

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Dangerous (feat. Joywave) Big Data, Joywave
Murder to the Mind Tash Sultana
Green Light Lorde
Doppelganger Freddie Joachim, QSTN
Raw Karmawin
Maria También Khruangbin

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