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Chelsea Rivera stands outside Franklin County evictions court in Columbus, Ohio on Monday. The single mother is behind $2,988 in rent and late fees for the one bed-room apartment she rented for herself and her three young sons. Andrew Welsh-Huggins/AP hide caption

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The Time the US Paid Off All Its Debt

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Want To Teach Your Kids About Money? Start By Including Them In The Conversation

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Signs reading "vote" hang outside the Amazon warehouse in Bessemer, Ala., in March as workers wrapped up their seven-week mail-in election on whether to unionize. Patrick T. Fallon/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Amazon Warehouse Workers In Alabama May Get To Vote Again On Union

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After her Facebook account was hacked, Angela McNamara of Hamilton, Ontario, struggled to get help from the social network. Using its automated process to recover her account failed to work for her, says McNamara. Jalani Morgan for NPR hide caption

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Your Facebook Account Was Hacked. Getting Help May Take Weeks — Or $299

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The Rise And Fall Of WeWork

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Safiya Kitwana lives in Lithonia, Ga., and is facing eviction. She lost work during the pandemic. She's a single mom with two teenage sons. But, at least in her case, things just took a turn for the better. Lynsey Weatherspoon for NPR hide caption

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Without The CDC's Eviction Ban, Millions Could Quickly Lose Their Homes

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Democratic Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly's legal battle with the Republican-led Legislature has left confusion over whether she has the authority to issue new pandemic restrictions. Kelly did not issue a mask mandate when speaking Wednesday from the state Capitol in Topeka. Abigail Censky/KCUR hide caption

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Three Reasons for the Housing Shortage

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Indicators of the Week: Family Feud Edition

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Employees elbow bump at a JLL office in Menlo Park, Calif., in September. With the delta variant surging, mask mandates are returning, and some employers are now requiring employees to be vaccinated before coming to the office. David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Back To The Office? Not Yet. Companies Scramble To Adjust To The Delta Variant

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New To Investing? Here Are Some Common Mistakes To Avoid And Tips To Follow

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Marriage Boom: Sin City Edition

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Scarlett Johansson arrives at the BAFTA Film Awards in London last year. She is suing Disney over the company's streaming release of the movie Black Widow at the same time as the theatrical release, which she said breached her contract and deprived her of potential earnings. Vianney Le Caer/Invision/AP hide caption

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Scarlett Johansson Is Suing Disney For Its Streaming Release Of 'Black Widow'

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