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Giving More Workers Overtime Could Have Downsides, Employers Say

New federal rules would make millions more workers eligible for overtime. Some employers say they'll be forced to cut costs through furloughs or by converting salaried positions to hourly.
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Appeals Court Rules Youtube Video Of Baby Dancing To Prince Was Fair Use

NPR's Audie Cornish talks to Daniel Nazer of the Electronic Frontier Foundation about the impact of this ruling. An appeals court ruled the music used in the video was an instance of fair use.
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In U.S. Visit, Pope Francis Will Deliver 4 Speeches In English, 14 In Spanish

In his five-day, three-city tour, Francis will give the majority of speeches in his native Spanish.
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Why Should Candidates Show Up To The 'Kids' Table' Debate?

Republican presidential debates are divided into two tiers, based on where candidates appear in the polls. The lower tier has dwindled to just four candidates in Wednesday night's debate.
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Jeff Bezos Announces Plans To Build, Launch Rockets From Cape Canaveral

Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon.com, visited Florida Tuesday to announce his other company, Blue Origin, will launch rockets from Cape Canaveral. He created his private space firm 15 years ago.
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California Officials Warn Of No Swift End To Severe Fire Season

It has been a record year for wildfires in California, and officials are warning that the end is not yet in sight. NPR checks in on the fires burning in Northern California and the Sierra Nevada.
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At Massive Dallas Rally, Trump's Speech Lacks Policy

Donald Trump addressed a crowd of thousands at the American Airlines Center in Dallas Monday. He spoke mostly about himself but also addressed illegal immigration, which drew a thunderous reaction.
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Federal Reserve Faces Fork In The Road Over Interest Rates

This week, the Fed may raise a key interest rate for the first time since 2006. By keeping interest rates near zero for so long, the Fed may have prevented the ultimate financial catastrophe.
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Seattle Teachers Reach Tentative Agreement With District After Strike

After nearly a week of marching for better pay and more say in how students are evaluated, Seattle teachers reached a tentative contract agreement with the school district Tuesday.
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CBS Entertainment Chief Nina Tassler Is Stepping Down

Tassler has been at the helm of the most-watched broadcast network's drama, comedy and late-night offerings since 2004. It's a surprising development at a network known for executive stability.

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