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The Future Of Clean, Green Fish Farming Could Be Indoor Factories

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 4:45pm

Aquaculture in the U.S. has lagged because of opposition from environmentalists and people living on the coast. But entrepreneurs say they've found a way to produce fish on land with little pollution.

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WATCH: Giant Container Ship Collides With Hong Kong Park

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 3:46pm

The 633-foot-long vessel, which may have suffered a loss of power, ran aground within yards of a popular jogging path in the Chinese territory.

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Silicon Valley Buying Spree: A Tech Bubble, Or Strategy At Play?

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 3:40pm

Over the past few months, the country's biggest technology firms have spent billions buying startups like WhatsApp and Nest. That has analysts wondering if another tech bubble is about to burst.

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How A Regulation Helped Ease Way For Stock Market's 'Flash Boys'

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 3:03pm

High-frequency trading has drastically altered the stock markets — and not always for the better, as the book Flash Boys makes clear. The roots of this kind of trading lie in a regulation passed to encourage the spread of electronic exchanges. Now, some critics say it's time to decide whether new rules are in order.

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New Airline Survey Gives Virgin America Top Rating

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 10:21am

It's the carrier's second consecutive year at the top of the annual Air Quality Rating report, with JetBlue coming in second.

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The Last Word In Business

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 4:12am

David Greene and Steve Inskeep have the Last Word in business.

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Mon, 04/07/2014 - 4:12am

David Greene has business news.

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Tech News Site Re/code Creates Buzz In Silicon Valley

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 4:12am

Re/code is a new tech site that doesn't charge its readers or expect to make much from ads. Instead, it has a successful conference business. Other media also see potential profits in conferences.

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Former Bank Executive: Women, Ask For A Raise!

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 2:22am

As leader of the women's network 85 Broads, Sallie Krawcheck lobbies for better gender equality in boardrooms. She also says women need to negotiate tougher to get there.

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The Growing Industry Of Marijuana Advertising

Sun, 04/06/2014 - 3:59pm

In Humboldt County, radio stations broadcast gardening ads geared toward the Emerald Triangle's most lucrative — but still federally illegal — industry: marijuana. NPR's Kelly McEvers speaks with broadcast lawyer Harry Cole about the legality of advertising pot and related growing products.

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'Beer Culture' Revered As Begium's Heritage

Sun, 04/06/2014 - 9:42am

Beer in Belgium is such serious business. The country applied to have its beer culture recognized and protected by UNESCO. NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with Belgian beer connoisseur Erik Verdonck.

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'Beer Culture' Revered As Belgium's Heritage

Sun, 04/06/2014 - 9:42am

Beer in Belgium is such serious business. The country applied to have its beer culture recognized and protected by UNESCO. NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with Belgian beer connoisseur Erik Verdonck.

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Student Debt Weighs Down Women More. Blame The Wage Gap

Sun, 04/06/2014 - 4:18am

College costs the same for both genders, but women spend a higher portion of their salaries on paying off debt than men because they make less. It starts as soon as they enter the workforce.

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What Silicon Valley's Cast Thinks About Silicon Valley Culture

Sun, 04/06/2014 - 4:17am

The perk-laden, money-drenched world of Silicon Valley gets a send-up from Mike Judge and HBO starting Sunday night. The cast weighs in on the "real" Silicon Valley.

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What Silicon Valley's Cast Thinks About Silicon Valley Culture

Sun, 04/06/2014 - 4:17am

The perk-laden, money-drenched world of Silicon Valley gets a send-up from Mike Judge and HBO starting Sunday night. The cast weighs in on the "real" Silicon Valley.

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Americans Are On The Move, But In The Wrong Direction

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 6:05pm

People are having a harder time moving toward the places with the most economic opportunity. High cost of living is driving them to cheaper places, where job options are more limited.

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Ban On Stores' Late Hours Is Lawful, French Court Says

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 11:29am

Cosmetics retailer Sephora had hoped to keep its top Paris store open until midnight. Instead, the shop must observe the traditional closing time of 9 p.m.

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Tech Week: Amazon Fire, The Mozilla Debate, Nest's Recall

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 10:27am

How Amazon's moving into your living room, why the Nest smoke detector got recalled and the big debate that erupted over Mozilla's CEO — all in this week's tech headlines.

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Money Might Change Your Wallet — And Your Very Nature

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 6:36am

Having money can make you callous and uncaring. For the TED Radio Hour, University of California Berkeley psychologist Paul Piff explains the research to back up this conclusion.

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McDonald's Shuts Its Restaurants In Crimea

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 4:26pm

The fast food chain cited the "evolving situation" for a decision to close its restaurants in Simferopol, Sevastopol and Yalta.

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