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African-Americans, women and millennials have more economic anxiety than the rest of the country

Mar 7, 2018
Whether your economic anxiety has increased or decreased in the last year depends on who you are, according to the latest Marketplace-Edison Research Poll.
Pedestrians walk by a building advertising available retail space on Lexington Avenue on February 8, 2018 in New York. 
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Trump administration halts study on mining, thanks to proposed budget cuts

Aug 22, 2017
Some studies have shown increased rates of health problems for people who live near these mining sites.
A large mountaintop coal mining operation in West Virginia. 
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Facebook is watching as you laugh

Aug 10, 2015
Haha, hehe, insert emoji here.

There should be a lane for that

Jul 30, 2015
Move aside, smartphone users.

Afghanistan increases opium production

Jun 29, 2015
Taliban threatens farmers, who also grow the crop for their own economic survival.

There's an appetizer for that

Jun 25, 2015
Turns out iPhone users are more likely to go for soups and salads.

Socially anxious? Try some kimchi

Jun 19, 2015
The consumption of fermented foods is connected to lower levels of anxiety, study says.

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The appeal of picking the first option

Jul 11, 2012
We live in a world full of options: 50 different kinds of cereal, hundreds of iPhone apps. But a new study has found that people consistently choose the options that are thrown at us first.

A simpler name helps you get ahead

Feb 28, 2012
A new study shows that people with easier to pronounce names may be more likely to get ahead in the workplace.

A fellow disruptor, with research

Nov 22, 2011
Turns out most people know technology will disrupt their work and business, but few are ready to adapt