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Insurance: Finding true local stories, angles

Our popular business beat basics series is now available all in one place in ebook form

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Safety stories after Indiana State Fair stage collapse

The “that can’t really be happening” video of the tragic Saturday-night stage collapse in Indiana –

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Health insurance exchanges: Open marketplace

Last week’s appeals court smackdown of the individual health insurance requirement that was a key part

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Ken Alltucker on the business of health care

Ken Alltucker has covered the different faces of healthcare, especially focusing on business and technology trends.

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Bloomberg’s Jonathan Kaufman on prize-winning teams

While the rest of the world was making merry or hanging over from the late-night binges

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Covering retail: Themes and key issues on the beat

Our popular business beat basics series is now available all in one place in ebook form

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Morbid tourism sites make lively business features

    Well, it had to happen sooner or later. Perusing news reports about the Casey

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Find quit-claim deeds to find hard-money lenders

We’ve all had interviews where we wished the source would stop blowing smoke and answer the

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Trucking supply-and-demand is local economic indicator

A couple of new reports about the trucking and logistics industries show how the mundane task

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Database of product injuries, deaths available from IRE

Investigative Reporters and Editors (IRE) is offering the Consumer Product Safety Commission‘s injury and death database.

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