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Yuki Noguchi

Yuki Noguchi appears in the following:

College Classes In Maximum Security: 'It Gives You Meaning'

Monday, March 27, 2017

A privately funded program provides higher education to about 300 students in New York state prisons. Graduates are less likely to get in legal trouble after prison but getting hired is a challenge.

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What Failure On Obamacare Repeal Means For Tax Reform

Saturday, March 25, 2017

President Trump is eager to put the health care debacle behind him and focus on tax reform, but the failure to repeal the Affordable Care Act could handicap that effort.

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Federal Reserve Raises Key Interest Rate, Signals 2 More Increases This Year

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

The Fed also said it is looking to increase rates three times in 2018, as inflation approaches the central bank's target annual rate of 2 percent and the unemployment rate appears stable.

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Airbnb Counters Critics On Housing Supply And Tax Collection

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Airbnb says a study which claims the fastest-growing share of its listings come from property managers — not individual home owners renting out their residences — is flawed.

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Trump Chooses R. Alexander Acosta As New Labor Nominee

Thursday, February 16, 2017

President Trump announced a new nominee to run the Labor Department on Thursday. R. Alexander Acosta is a law school dean and former U.S. attorney in southern Florida. He's also been a member of the National Labor Relations Bureau.

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Andrew Puzder Withdraws Nomination For Labor Secretary

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

President Trump's nominee for labor secretary, Andrew Puzder, says he's withdrawing his nomination a day before his confirmation hearing.

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Trump Labor Nominee Andrew Puzder Withdraws, First Cabinet Pick To Fall

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

The fast-food CEO faced fierce opposition from labor groups, plus personal controversies. Ultimately, he didn't have support from enough Republican senators.

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Unions And Their Complicated Relationship With President Trump

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Union leaders may not like President Trump's pick for labor secretary, but they do like the way he has gone after companies for sending jobs overseas and his criticism on NAFTA and other trade deals.

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Steven Mnuchin Confirmed As Treasury Secretary

Monday, February 13, 2017

Mnuchin will be key to President Trump's tax-overhaul policy. His former ties to Wall Street have Democrats accusing the president of breaking a promise to hold big banks accountable for abuses.

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Self-Driving Cars Could Ease Our Commutes, But That'll Take A While

Friday, February 10, 2017

One of the promises of autonomous vehicles is that they'll reduce traffic jams. Self-driving cars will bring many changes, but traffic flows won't improve until enough human drivers are off the roads.

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Travel Agents Say Clients Have Many Questions About Trump's Travel Ban

Tuesday, February 07, 2017

The Trump administration's travel ban and the confusion around it is creating headaches for some in the U.S. travel industry. Travel agents are trying to calm nervous travelers.

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Trump Takes Aim At Dodd-Frank, Investor Protections Rule In Executive Action

Friday, February 03, 2017

President Trump has called the financial regulations passed during the Obama administration a "disaster." Executive actions signed on Friday order a review of the law.

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U.S. Businesses Rebuke Trump Over Immigration Ban

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

U.S. employers are reacting to Friday's temporary ban on immigrants from seven mostly Muslim countries. Many are drastically curtailing business travel by some of their workers.

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Trump's Labor Pick Faces Slew Of Legal Complaints From Fast-Food Workers

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Andrew Puzder runs the empire behind Carl's Jr. and Hardee's. So far, 33 current and ex-employees have alleged wage theft, harassment and discrimination at his company. The industry stands by its man.

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Fast Food Workers File Complaints Against Companies Run By Trump Labor Pick

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Employees of the fast food chains run by President Trump's labor secretary nominee filed complaints Thursday alleging wage theft and sexual harassment, among other things. The complaints to state and federal agencies allege that as CEO of the company that owns the Carl's Jr. and Hardee's chains, Andrew Puzder helped create a workplace culture that encouraged discrimination.

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Some Firms Are Harnessing Trump's Tweets As A Marketing Strategy

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

President Trump's use of social media to endorse or shame companies is a new public-relations channel. Some are leveraging that to recycle old news on job creation or other investment plans.

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Trump Treasury Nominee Defends Profiting From Foreclosure Crisis

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Steven Mnuchin, who took over a bank that failed because of bad home loans, argued before the Senate Finance Committee that his actions saved thousands of jobs.

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Trump's Labor Secretary Nominee Faces Critics On Both Sides Of The Aisle

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Andrew Puzder, CEO of the Carl's Jr. and Hardee's franchises, has been outspoken about labor policies. He now faces critics from the left and right in his bid to become the next labor secretary.

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Federal Agency Says Consumers Feel Threatened By Debt Collectors

Thursday, January 12, 2017

A survey by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau finds that more than 1 in 4 Americans contacted by collectors feel threatened. The bureau is revamping rules for the industry.

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Trump Urges People To 'Buy L.L.Bean' Amid Boycott Threat

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Linda Bean, co-owner of the family-owned outdoor retailer, says she gave money to PACs supporting Trump. Her political stance spurred calls for an L.L. Bean boycott under the hashtag #Grabyourwallet.

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