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Holiday Parties Gone Wrong: Careful Where You Hang The Mistletoe

Sunday, December 17th, 2017

Office holiday functions do serve a legitimate business purpose: They can boost morale and reward workers for jobs well done.

This year some employers are more nervous than usual about making sure holiday parties are free of any sexual harassment. Employment attorneys are advising clients on how to avoid problems.

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Brexit Is One Step Closer As EU Agrees To Talk About U.K. Trade

Sunday, December 17th, 2017

European Union leaders have agreed to discuss the process by which the U.K. will leave the EU. The talks focus on the trade relationship Britain will have with the EU in the future. Guest host Ray Suarez speaks with NPR’s Frank Langfitt about whether Brexit has entered a point of no return.

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Cabela’s Sale Sends Ripples of Anxiety Through Rural Nebraska Town

Saturday, December 16th, 2017

Sidney, Neb., has been home to Cabela

The sale of the outdoor retail giant to rival Bass Pro Shops has folks in Sidney, Neb., wrestling with the notion of becoming just another struggling rural American town.

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CHART: How The New Version Of The Republican Tax Bill Would Affect You

Saturday, December 16th, 2017

Tax promo image

The bill would lower the rate for top earners and also let graduate students keep their tuition waivers.

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Reinventing The Cheese Wheel: From Farmhouse To Factory And Back Again

Friday, December 15th, 2017

Wheels of Dutch Remeker, a farmhouse cheese

A new book traces the transatlantic cheese wars that led to the rise of factory cheeses and loss of traditional varietals, and looks at the farmhouse cheesemakers working to restore that lost legacy.

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