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Topics today include:
Causes and Consequences of Income Inequality: A Global Perspective
What Wellesley Students and Critics Got Wrong About Free Speech
First U.S. sugar tax sees soft drink sales fall by almost 10%
Early Job Approval Ratings for Last 6 Presidents
Insurers meet with Trump official to press for ObamaCare payments
Goldman Sachs licks wounds in equities trading as peers grab share
Report: First protected ‘Dreamer’ deported under Trump
California Tries to Refill Its Biggest Reservoir
Theresa May seeks a snap election
Turkey referendum: Trump congratulates Erdogan
Turkey referendum: EU urges Ankara to probe illegal vote claims
RIP Turkey, 1921 – 2017
Turkey is sliding into dictatorship
Why India and Bangladesh have the world's craziest border
Japan banks opening wallets for drug startups
Trump salvo threatens Japan's currency strategy
BOJ Is Considering Slight Cut to Its Inflation Estimate
Chinese Stocks Are Unnerving Investors Again as Losses Steepen
Nutrient-Poor Farms Get a Vitamin Boost From Zinc Mines
Asylum applications in Mexico surge after Trump election win
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