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Tariffs Hit Maine's Lobster Industry

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Morning dew glistens on a tobacco leaf in a field outside Rolesville, N.C. Despite a worldwide decline in production, tobacco remains North Carolina's most valuable crop. Allen Breed/AP hide caption

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A Chinese worker looks on as a cargo ship is loaded at a port in Qingdao, in eastern China's Shandong province, in July 2017. The United States is China's biggest single export market. STR/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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China Is Better Able To Withstand A Trade War Than In The Past

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Conservative Family Leave Plan Gains Traction

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Many of Branson's dozens of extended stay motels sit alongside the same main strip as tourist attractions like music theaters and theme restaurants. Alex Smith/KCUR hide caption

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Caught In The Extended Stay Motel Trap

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Trade War With China Heats Up

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Containers are transferred at a port in Qingdao in China's eastern Shandong province last week. The Trump administration announced plans to levy tariffs on another $200 billion of Chinese goods as trade tensions escalate. -/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump Administration Readies Tariffs On $200 Billion Of Chinese Imports

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Ten states and the District of Columbia are investigating Wendy's and other fast-food chains over the use of "no poach" agreements that limit the ability of workers to switch jobs. Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Regulators Investigate Fast-Food Chains' Limits On Whom They Hire

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An LG washing machine plant in Clarksville, Tenn., seen under construction in January, is expected to bring 600 jobs. David Lawder/Reuters hide caption

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Trade War With China Heats Up, But Tariff Effects Are Already Rippling Across U.S.

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U.S. Soybeans Are A Prime Target For Chinese Tariffs

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LA Port Will Likely Feel Effects From U.S.-China Trade War

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Tariff Reactions On The Northern Border

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China's Retaliatory Tariffs Hit Small Recycling Business

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A Sinovel wind turbine is seen in Charlestown, Mass., in 2013. U.S. District Judge James Peterson on Friday ordered Sinovel to pay restitution and fines up to $59 million for stealing trade secrets. Jessica Rinaldi for The Boston Globe via Getty Images hide caption

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