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Popular television series, like "The Bachelor" and "The Walking Dead," have introduced after-shows that draw in big ratings and social media engagementUber's $100 million settlement with its drivers has turned the spotlight on to the rise of the gig economy;…

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"Game of Thrones" joins the after-show party

Apr 22, 2016
Post-show shows pay off for "The Bachelor" and "The Walking Dead"
"Game of Thrones" is the latest hit to get its own official after-show recap.
HBO

Weekly Wrap: Is Yahoo a tainted chalice?

Apr 22, 2016
Felix Salmon and Leigh Gallagher join Molly to recap the week that was.

Obama warns Brits against Brexit

Apr 22, 2016
The president tells Britain it would be a mistake to leave the European Union.
U.S. President Barack Obama, left, and British Prime Minister David Cameron held a joint press conference where Obama stated his case for the U.K. to remain inside the European Union.
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Ford bought a Tesla just to see how it works

Apr 22, 2016
Apparently, this happens often

The 31-year-old prince who wants to ease Saudi Arabia off oil

Apr 22, 2016
Mohammed bin Salman has a plan to bring his kingdom into the post-carbon future.
Saudi Prince Mohammed bin Salman, second from left, wants to find new revenue streams for his kingdom.
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The ugly history of tipping in America

Apr 22, 2016
Author Saru Jayaraman explains why your gratuity has become the wage for many tipped workers.
The current federal minimum wage for tipped workers in the U.S. is $2.13 an hour.
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Popular television series, like “The Bachelor” and “The Walking Dead,” have introduced after-shows that draw in big ratings and social media engagementUber’s $100 million settlement with its drivers has turned the spotlight on to the rise of the gig economy; and President Obama spoke in London Friday, urging the United Kingdom not to withdraw from the European Union.

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