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Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Oct. 11. The Dow Jones Industrial Average crossed 23,000 for the first time on Tuesday. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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Exploring Legalities That May Have Enabled Harvey Weinstein's Actions

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Denver Failed To Land Boeing. Now It's Using Lifestyle To Woo Amazon

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A Krispy Kreme doughnut was to blame for a white substance that led to an Orlando man being jailed on drug charges. Results from roadside drug test kits conducted by law enforcement officers can be unreliable. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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Most employers have policies on reporting sexual harassment, and human resources officials are required to investigate those claims. But those filing the complaints can face obstacles, experts say. Shannon Fagan/Getty Images hide caption

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Harvey Weinstein Case Highlights Pitfalls Of Workplace Harassment Claims

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Seafood processors like Ocean Beauty are some of the largest energy consumers in Kodiak, Alaska, which has generated more than 99 percent of its electricity from renewable sources since 2014. Here, the Ocean Beauty seafood plant. Eric Keto/Alaska's Energy Desk hide caption

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After Hurricane Power Outages, Looking To Alaska's Microgrids For A Better Way

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Iowa Tries To Prevent Health Insurance Premiums From Escalating

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Cities across the country are trying to land Amazon's second headquarters. In Birmingham, Ala., giant Amazon boxes were constructed and placed around the city. Ali Clark/BringAtoB Campaign hide caption

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Cities Dream Of Landing Amazon's New HQ And They're Going To Great Lengths To Show It

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Ireland, Post-Brexit: 1 Island, 2 Economies, Dozens Of Smuggling Routes

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When You Want To Give, Here's How To Vet Your Options

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Author Says Gossip Helps Protect Women From Workplace Predators

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For Only 2nd Time, Motion Picture Academy Boots A Member: Harvey Weinstein

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Chip Councell's ancestors began farming on Maryland's Eastern Shore in 1690. He says that in today's world, U.S. farmers have to look abroad for markets. John Ydstie/NPR hide caption

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As Trump Moves To Renegotiate NAFTA, U.S. Farmers Are Hopeful But Nervous

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What Affordable Care Act Rollback Means For The Health Care Insurance Industry

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