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As Their Anchors Sink, Malls Try To Present Retail 'Experience'

With more department stores closing, some owners are trying to make malls "more experiential," adding gyms and theaters. One developer is targeting Hispanics with regular concerts and festivities.
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What $62 Billion In Cash Could Buy You: Monsanto

German chemical company Bayer makes a strong offer to buy the giant U.S. agricultural firm.
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Why You Should Take A Deep Breath Before Reading The Latest Trump-Clinton Polls

It's hyperventilate-over-polls season. Here's some perspective to calm you down.
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Steve Case On D.C.'s Role In Tech's "Third Wave"

The co-founder of AOL and longtime resident of the Washington region shares his vision for the future of tech.

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Communities Lack All The Funds Needed For Transit Repairs

Renee Montagne talks to transit expert Robert Puentes about infrastructure problems affecting rail systems across the country. Some of the repairs require entire lines of systems to be shut down.
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CEO Uses Company's Clout To Get Involved In Controversial State Measures

It is not just lawmakers hashing it out over a N.C. law which limits civil rights protections for the LGBT community. David Greene talks to Marc Benioff, CEO of Salesforce, a cloud computing company.
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A Warming World Means Less Water, With Economic Consequences

We know that climate change will make water scarcer. But it could also have big economic impacts, Richard Damania of the World Bank says.
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A Decade Out From The Mortgage Crisis, Former Homeowners Still Grasp For Stability

With ruined credit ratings atop financial loss, two ex-homeowners tell their story in the mortgage meltdown aftermath. They're wary of jumping back into the market, even if that likelihood is far off.
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The Implications Of Overtime Pay Proposal

The Labor Department announced new rules to make millions more Americans eligible for overtime pay. Annie Lowrey of New York magazine talks about what this could mean for businesses and workers.
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France Confirms Smoke Onboard Before EgyptAir Flight Crash

The investigation into the crash of EgyptAir flight 804 continues. Searchers have found wreckage and officials are seeking a cause.

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