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A Tiny Nevada Town Hits The Market For $8 Million — Casino Included

Nancy Kidwell pioneered Cal-Nev-Ari 51 years ago. She built around an abandoned airstrip and opened a casino. Now at 78, she's ready to hand over the keys while her town of 350 awaits a new owner.
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Apple Reports First Revenue Decline Since 2003

As expected, Apple on Tuesday announced its first quarterly decline in revenue in 13 years, driven by falling iPhone sales. The company's quarterly profit dropped 22.5 percent.
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Name Game: Freedom, Liberty And Political Affiliation

Online votes were counted and the eaglets at the National Arboretum have been named: Freedom and Liberty. And, Verdant Labs has researched the correlation between names and political affiliation.
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New Mexico's Ski Lift Pitch Matches Entrepreneurs With Investors

The elevator pitch is one way to quickly promote your business. In New Mexico, where elevations reach 13,000 feet, they have a different method: the ski lift pitch competition.
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GOP Candidates Court Indiana, The Next State To Hold A Primary

After Donald Trump won Tuesday's primaries, Ted Cruz and John Kasich are looking ahead. They are mathematically eliminated from getting the GOP nomination unless they can force a contested convention.
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Intel Layoffs Are 'Significant' In Oregon, The State's Largest Private Employer

Intel is reducing its workforce by 12,000 people as it pivots away from chips for personal computers and toward other business lines. There will be cuts in California, Arizona and Washington too.
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Donald Trump Wins 5 Primaries; Hillary Clinton Wins 4, Loses Rhode Island

Trump calls himself the presumptive nominee; Clinton solidifies her lead. In addition to Mara Liasson's roundup, Steve Inskeep talks to Democratic strategist Margie Omero and GOP strategist Jim Hobart
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How A Media Metaphor Took Root In GOP Political Circles

For much of the primary season — especially early on when there were 17 candidates — the conventional wisdom relied on lane theory. That is candidates had to win their lane, such as party insider.
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Ruling May Help Patients Keep More Of The Winnings When They Sue

When someone's been hurt and gets cash as part of a legal decision, health plans routinely demand to be reimbursed for medical costs they covered. But a Supreme Court ruling may hinder that strategy.
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Did Mary Pat Christie Roll Her Eyes During Trump's Comment About Women?

In his victory speech Tuesday night, having swept all five primary states that voted, Donald Trump made a comment about Hillary Clinton that went viral. But Mary Pat Christie's face stole the show.

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