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To Answer Hollywood's Diversity Problem, California Program Hands Kids The Camera

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How A Small Business Is Handling Steel Tariffs

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Reporter John Carreyrou On The 'Bad Blood' Of Theranos

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What The Supreme Court's Tax Decision Means For South Dakota

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A gas flare is seen at a natural gas processing facility near Williston, N.D. in 2015. A new study says the amount of methane leaking is more than government estimates. Matthew Brown/AP hide caption

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Large Methane Leaks Threaten Perception Of 'Clean' Natural Gas

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Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke at his confirmation hearing last year. Congressional Democrats and a public watchdog group are calling for an ethics investigation into Zinke over a land deal between his family foundation and oil and gas company Halliburton. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S.-made bourbon whiskey is now under a 25 percent tariff in the European Union, in retaliation for the Trump administration's tariffs on steel and aluminum. Stefano Rellandini/Reuters hide caption

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EU Tariffs Take Effect, Retaliating For Trump's Tariffs On Steel And Aluminum

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Charles Krauthammer, Pulitzer-Winning Columnist, Dies Of Cancer

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How Relevant Is The Dow Jones As A Measure Of The Economy?

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GE's Fall From Dow Jones Is The Downfall Of An American Icon

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Why Alternatives To Tariffs Can Be More Effective

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President Trump, flanked by Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta, answers questions in August 2017 at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J. Thursday, the White House announced plans to merge the two departments. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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