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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 14:42:00 -0400The Wall Street Journal says the bank's board reportedly hopes to resolve the issue ahead of this week's House hearing on the unauthorized opening of as many as 2 million customer accounts.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 05:00:00 -0400A key piece of the Obama administration's efforts to cut back on carbon emissions faces a test in court on Tuesday. An appeals court is hearing arguments on regulations announced last year.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 20:48:00 -0400NPR reporters and editors annotated Monday night's debate as it happened. Read the final fact check, analysis and context here.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:06:00 -0400President Rodrigo Duterte declared that he's willing to "cross the Rubicon" with the U.S., a close ally, and offer long-term land leases to "the other side of the ideological barrier."
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 13:57:00 -0400Millennials admire startup founders and revere self-employment, new survey findings show, but they're worried about debt and wary of starting businesses in an unforgiving economic environment.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 10:22:00 -0400The $1 million Hult Prize went to team Magic Bus, operating in Nairobi. By cutting wait times, the bus crew could make customers happy — and boost their own income.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 08:35:00 -0400The massive growth in the adult student population in America's colleges and universities — one quarter of all college students are over the age of 30 — is changing the higher ed landscape.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 08:47:00 -0400A tourist agency in France has established a hotline that connects callers to a random French volunteer. NPR's Oliver Dearden tested it out.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 08:47:00 -0400The bank's CEO appeared before a Senate banking committee this week to answer questions about fake accounts created by more than 5,000 of his employees. Scott Simon talks with consultant Dov Seidman.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 06:00:00 -0400From jobs and taxes to health care and immigration, there are a host of issues that will come up Monday night. Here's what you should know to get smart quick.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 05:53:00 -0400How will the economy provide economic opportunities if employers need fewer workers in the future? A growing number of people in Silicon Valley are saying the only realistic answer is a basic income.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 22:39:16 -0400On today's show: The fight over free trade. Come for the man who dreamed of world peace through trade. Stay for Robert Smith in the mean streets of Seattle.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 17:45:00 -0400Both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump talk about increasing opportunities for coming generations. Some analysts say boosting economic growth would help, but the way there is complicated.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 17:26:00 -0400A new study found that a major reason for the gap in wages between black and white workers is what's left over after controlling for variables like education and experience.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 16:42:00 -0400Many economists say stronger growth is a reliable path toward boosting opportunity. But they also agree that many Americans are not ready to face the trade-offs that come with a more dynamic economy.