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Two story ideas for covering unemployment

Unemployment rate is one of the major indicators of a country’s healthy economy. There is a

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Reporter’s Brief: Attorney General’s Attempt to Weaken Facebook’s Encryption

In early October, Attorney General William Barr wrote an open letter to Facebook, urging the company

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Crash Course Federal Reserve: Part One

The Federal Reserve System, Part One History, Purpose and Structure The Federal Reserve System is a

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The Costs of Emergency Medical Transportation

Emergency transport, such as ambulances, can save lives–but not without a price. Although these services are

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Localizing the Business of Campaign Memorabilia

The 2020 presidential election is less than a year away, so yard signs, buttons, bumper stickers,

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Online Data Tools for Business Journalists

Data is something business journalists need to use, whether it is statistics about unemployment or information

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Tips for covering Black Friday 2019

Shopping is often the first word that comes to peoples’ minds when they hear Black Friday.

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Navigating the IT Channel

Generally speaking, there are two avenues for selling products: Business to consumer (B2C) and business to

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How Natural Disasters Affect Property Taxes

Natural disasters can cause millions of dollars in damage. The tornado that hit Joplin, Missouri in

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Pop-Up Halloween Store Story Ideas

As we approach Halloween, you’ve probably noticed a few vacant buildings in your neighborhood that are

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