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Money, Hate And Hard Feelings: Brexit Fallout Continues In U.K., Europe

NPR | June 28, 2016 6:47 a.m.

The U.K.'s credit rating has been downgraded. British police say there's been a rise in reports of hate crime incidents. And passions ran high on the floor of the EU.

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So Just How Does The U.K. Divorce The EU?

NPR | June 28, 2016 6:47 a.m.

On paper, there's a tangled legal process, but it has never been tested and leaves some issues unaddressed.

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Obama's New Clean Energy Goal For North America: 50 Percent By 2025

NPR | June 28, 2016 6:29 a.m.

Aides acknowledge that's it's a "stretch goal" for North America, requiring commitments over and above what the U.S., Canada and Mexico agreed to as part of the Paris climate agreement.

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Click For Fewer Calories: Health Labels May Change Online Ordering Habits

NPR | June 28, 2016 6:07 a.m.

Will it be a hamburger or hummus wrap for lunch? When customers saw indications of a meal's calorie content posted online, they put fewer calories in their cart, a study finds.

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Obama Cautions Against 'Hysteria' Over Brexit Vote

NPR | June 28, 2016 5:54 a.m.

"I think that the best way to think about this is a pause button has been pressed on the project of full European integration," President Barack Obama told NPR's Steve Inskeep.

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Halfway Around The World, Brexit Hits Japan's Already Soft Economy

NPR | June 28, 2016 3:40 a.m.

The world's third largest economy is still struggling to gain traction under Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. The British decision to leave the European Union has delivered another blow.

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In Quest For Happier Chickens, Perdue Shifts How Birds Live And Die

NPR | June 27, 2016 6:07 p.m.

Perdue Farms, the fourth-largest poultry company in the country, says it will change its slaughter methods and also some of its poultry houses. Animal welfare groups are cheering.

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How Will Brexit Affect London's Status As A Global Financial Center?

NPR | June 27, 2016 3:06 p.m.

When the U.K. voted to leave the EU, a lot of questions were left unanswered. London banks do an enormous amount of international business, but with the doors to Europe shutting that could change.

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Oregon Approves Legacy And PacificSource Merger

OPB | June 27, 2016 3 p.m. | Portland

The Oregon Insurance Division has approved a merger between two of Portland’s major health care companies: Legacy Health and PacificSource.

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Personality Tests Are Popular, But Do They Capture The Real You?

NPR | June 27, 2016 1:29 p.m.

It can be a lot of fun taking those back-of-the-magazine personality tests. But tests may be less fun when they are used by employers to make big life decisions on hiring and job performance.