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The Resignation of Wells Fargo's CEO

After a month of national backlash for a phony accounts scandal, John Stumpf has resigned effective immediately.

'Let Us Give Our Families the Care We Give Your Families'

Vickie Miller, a home-care worker in Greenville, South Carolina, says her profession deserves higher pay and better benefits.

How America's Past Shapes Native Americans’ Present

A Minneapolis community seeks to counteract centuries of federal policies that have put its people at a disadvantage.

No, Most Black People Don’t Live In Poverty—Or Inner Cities

In his debates and speeches, Trump implies that the black population is concentrated in urban cores. They’re not.

Watching Tattoos Go From Rebellious to Mainstream

Michelle Myles, a tattoo artist in New York City, talks about how attitudes toward body art have changed over her 25-year career.

Working in the Fastest Growing Profession

George Myers, a wind-turbine technician in Colorado, talks about his transition from life as a stay-at-home dad to a career in a rapidly emerging industry.

The Problem With Only Letting in the 'Good' Immigrants

It’s difficult to determine who is “good” without making some troubling assumptions.

What a Chicken Wants

Perdue says it wants to go beyond giving its animals what they need. Is this merely a smart marketing move, or something more?

The Nobel Prize in Economics

Oliver Hart and Bengt Holmström will share this year’s award for their contributions to contract theory.

The Political Slant of the Nobel Prize in Economics

Avner Offer, the co-author of a book on the award, explains how it has legitimized free-market thinking over time.

The Elements of Being a Chemist

Nicholas Anderson, a renewable-energy researcher in Colorado, talks about the appeal of working in a lab.

September’s Encouraging Jobs Report

The U.S. economy created 156,000 jobs last month, and wages continued to steadily rise.

The Invisible Revolution: How Aging Is Quietly Changing America

A rapidly growing elderly population might be the most important yet inevitable feature of the country’s economic future. Why aren’t voters hearing more about it?

From Economist in Peru, to Janitor in America

Ciro Gutierrez, a cleaner at the University of Connecticut, talks about the struggle of white-collar immigrants who come to the U.S. but to work in blue-collar jobs.

The Shrinking Blood-Testing Business of Theranos

The embattled company announced it would shut down its labs and reduce its workforce by 40 percent.

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