Business

November 22, 2014 | NPR · Car share programs are extremely popular, but so are concerns for safety. NPR’s Tess Vigeland talks to Stella Mateo, founder of SheRides, which allows passengers to choose the gender of their driver.
 

November 22, 2014 | NPR · It’s the 50th anniversary of the admission of women to Harvard’s MBA program. To commemorate, the Harvard Business Review conducted a survey of thousands of MBA graduates on their career and lives.
 

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November 21, 2014 | NPR · The actions do make it easier for people with work visas to move between jobs. But they don’t address something employers have long pushed for: an increase in visas for low- and high-skilled workers.
 

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November 21, 2014 | NPR · Electric bicycles have been popular in Europe for some time. But recently there has been a surge in U.S. sales amid changing perceptions that e-bikes aren’t just for the elderly.
 

November 21, 2014 | NPR · The city is poised to pass legislation to make hourly workers’ schedules more predictable. Large retailers will also have to offer more hours to part-time employees before hiring someone else
 

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November 21, 2014 | NPR · The actions announced Thursday are complicated and will lead to many changes in immigration policy. Here we try to explain it plainly.
 

November 21, 2014 | NPR · A fungus consumes a worm and sprouts out of its head. The resulting … thing … is deemed an aphrodisiac and sells for more than gold. How do you keep people from killing each other to harvest it?
 

TED
November 21, 2014 | NPR · In a culture where being social and outgoing are celebrated, it can be difficult to be an introvert. Susan Cain argues introverts bring extraordinary talents to the world, and should be celebrated.
 

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November 21, 2014 | NPR · The streaming company’s founder said fallout from the court’s decision in favor of TV networks proved “too difficult to overcome.”
 

November 21, 2014 | NCPR · Snow is a big part of the culture and the joy of life in Upstate New York. Because of this week’s storm, some of the region’s ski resorts are already open for business.
 

 

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November 23, 2014 | NPR · The White House is reviewing how it handles hostage crises following the brutal murders of Americans abroad, but families of hostages say they’re often left out of the conversation.
 

November 23, 2014 | NPR · Police say they asked the boy to put his hands up, instead he reached for his waist-band and one officer shot twice. The boy died at the hospital.
 

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November 23, 2014 | NPR · Tunisia’s revolution is important because it set off the greater Arab Spring. Today, it marked a milestone, a Tunisians cast ballots for their next head of state.
 

Arts & Life

November 23, 2014 | NPR · Given two words, change the first consonant sound in each word to the same new consonant sound and you’ll phonetically name two things in the same category.
 

November 23, 2014 | NPR · God’ll Cut You Down is a new book based on the tangled true story about the murder of a white supremacist by a black hustler. NPR’s Rachel Martin speaks with the book’s author, John Safran.
 

November 23, 2014 | NPR · Allegro arrived on Broadway with a cast of close to 100 and the biggest advance ticket sales in Broadway history at the time. But reviews were mixed and the musical only lasted a season.
 

Music

November 23, 2014 | NPR · Allegro arrived on Broadway with a cast of close to 100 and the biggest advance ticket sales in Broadway history at the time. But reviews were mixed and the musical only lasted a season.
 

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November 23, 2014 | NPR · The Norwegian group has a age-old salve for those who can’t stand “Jingle Bell Rock” — 15th-century English carols.
 

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November 22, 2014 | NPR · The Big Lebowski star Jeff Bridges is known as an actor, but he’s been playing music for just as long. “Whenever I’m working, I’ll have my guitar with me,” he says.
 

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