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  • Congress' Unfinished Business: Terrorism Insurance

    Money Talking

    Real estate and insurance companies worry the lame-duck Congress will fail to re-authorize the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act before it expires on December 31.

  • Five Things You Had to See Online This Week

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    Benedict Cumberbatch plays an imitation game, SNL teases Twitter, Willow and Jayden Smith confuse almost everyone. 



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Arts and Culture

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  • Leibovitz's Portraits — But the People Are Missing

    Pictures of places and of the belongings of icons who shaped the famous photographer's cultural inheritance are featured in a new exhibit.

  • Sweater Songs: A Cozy Playlist For A Gloomy Season


    It's officially sweater season, so naturally we handpicked an hour of songs about sweaters. 

  • Growing up with Mike Nichols

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    Kurt Andersen remembers growing up with Nichols and May and The Graduate and finally meeting legendary director Mike Nichols as an adult.

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  • What Listeners Loved This Week

    Pot-smokers in Williamsburg seem blasé about the new marijuana laws. Your boss is not an idiot. There are college scholarships for video gaming. Here are a few of the week's top stories.

Media and Technology

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  • Slow Your Roll, Bro: Uber Scandal Spotlights Tech's Dude Problem

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    From sexist comments to the targeting of a female journalist, Uber's macho stance extends far beyond the $18 billion ride-sharing company.

  • How Well Do Your Apps Protect Your Privacy?

    The website PrivacyGrade rates Android apps based on the personal information they collect from you. It's another reminder that your data are constantly on the move, whether you know it or not.

  • Varsity Video Gamers

    New Tech City

    Meet the first ever team of 'e-athletes' playing video games on a college scholarship. 

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