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The Week of Coming Together

When parties join forces, the goal is for the whole to be better than the parts. Her are different takes on that. Local Nonprofits Help People Trapped In A Cycle of…

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The Week of Big Bets

When you make a bet, sometimes you win and sometimes you lose. These stories have a little bit of both.  Here's How George Soros's Latest Predictions Have Played…

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You Can Put Your Money Where Your Pride Is

June is LGBT Pride Month, so let's take a closer look at the first ETF focused on LGBTQ rights in the office. Back in February 2014, a different kind of ETF hit the market. Christened…

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Buffett Banks On Apple

Whatever Buffett wants, Buffett tends to get. And at the moment, he wants a tech company in Cupertino.  Warren Buffett's circle of competence just got a bit sweeter. On…

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CO2 Emissions Near Scary Threshold

Once the global concentration of carbon dioxide reaches 400 parts per million, there's no turning back. When it comes to greenhouse gas emissions, 400 is the most important…

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The Dire Straits of Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico can't pay its creditors, and Congress is dragging its heels with a relief measure to help the island. May Day is a holiday celebrated around the world, but this…