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8:09am

Fri November 4, 2011
The Two-Way

Coming Up: Obama Holds News Conference In Cannes

President Obama held a news conference today in Cannes, France, where he and other leaders from the G-20 nations have wrapped up a two-day summit. We live-blogged as he spoke.

Update at 11:20 a.m. ET. On The President's Comments About GDP And The Economy Since He Took Office:

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7:44am

Fri November 4, 2011
The Two-Way

Cain Allegations: The Latest Developments

Tuesday: Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain is surrounded by police, body guards, staff members and journalists on Capitol Hill.
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The It's All Politics blog is handling most of NPR.org's coverage of the sexual harassment allegations against Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain — who has said the charges that stem from his time as head of the National Restaurant Association in the late 1990s are baseless.

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7:37am

Fri November 4, 2011
Planet Money

32 Ways Of Looking At Unemployment, In One Chart

Originally published on Mon November 7, 2011 12:14 pm

Jacob Goldstein, Aly Hurt, and Jess Jiang NPR

The unemployment rate fell slightly to 9 percent in October, according to this morning's big jobs report. But this single number hides a huge variation among different groups.

For high school grads in their early 20s, for example, the unemployment rate is about 18 percent. For college grads in their 30s and 40s, the rate is under 5 percent.

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7:15am

Fri November 4, 2011
NPR Story

Groupon Makes Market Debut

Originally published on Fri November 4, 2011 7:15 am

Shares of the daily deal company Groupon hit the Nasdaq stock exchange Friday after an IPO raised about $700 million. The company has been dogged by investor concerns over management and questions about its accounting methods.

7:10am

Fri November 4, 2011

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