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President Pitches Overtime Rule That Could Raise Wages For 5 Million
The regulation, which retailers and restaurants likely will fight, would mean that all employees earning up to $50,440 a year would be guaranteed overtime pay, up from a the current cap of $23,660.
Apple Bets Big That You'll Start Paying To Stream Music
Millions listen to services like Spotify and Pandora, but relatively few of them subscribe. Why should they when there are so many free options? The new Apple Music will be free for only 3 months.
Greeks Brace For The Fallout As Deadline Looms
Greeks have lurched from one crisis to another in recent years and have learned to cope with uncertainty. Still, many are worried about what could happen when Greece misses a payment Tuesday.
The Economic Reality Of The Same-Sex Marriage Ruling
From less-complicated tax filing to reducing uncertainty over medical decisions, the Supreme Court's ruling will have a wide impact on same-sex households. It will also affect corporate policies.
Like Greece, Cash-Strapped Puerto Rico Needs A Fiscal Lifeline
Is Puerto Rico America's Greece? Like Greece, Puerto Rico is running out of money and needs more time to pay its bills. There are many similarities, but also important differences.
SpaceX Rocket Explosion Raises Questions About Private Space Companies
NPR's Robert Siegel interviews Andy Pasztor, aerospace reporter for the Wall Street Journal, about insurance options for SpaceX flights and launches.
If The Mess In Greece Is All Greek To You, Then Read This
This week, Greek will miss a $1.73 billion payment to the International Monetary Fund. The debt crisis has the potential to create financial, economic and geopolitical trouble for Americans.
NBC Dumps Donald Trump Over Comments On Mexican Immigrants
NBC severs ties with Donald Trump over his derogatory remarks about Mexicans.
NBCUniversal Is Cutting Ties With Donald Trump
The media company is ending its business relationship with the presidential hopeful after comments he made about Mexican immigrants.
Supreme Court Blocks Obama Administration Plan On Power Plant Emissions
In a 5-4 ruling, the court says the Environmental Protection Agency should have taken into account the costs of complying with regulation.
Supreme Court's Decision On Same-Sex Marriage Expected To Boost Health Coverage
Many companies are expected to expand coverage to same-sex spouses if they already offer benefits to opposite-sex spouses. But the recent Supreme Court decision doesn't require them to do so.
European Leaders Warn Greeks On 'No' Vote In Referendum
They say a rejection of bailout terms would mean leaving the eurozone. The Greek government has urged its citizens to vote "no." The country is one day away from failing to make an IMF loan payment.
SpaceX Rocket Breaks Up On Liftoff
In Florida, an unmanned supply rocket blasted off for the International Space Station, but something went wrong. The loss of the rocket, which was also carrying experiments, is a setback for NASA.
Greece To Impose Capital Controls Amid Looming Default
Greece's prime minister announced on Sunday that banks and the stock market will be closed after negotiations with the country's international lenders broke down.
Economic Crisis Looms For Puerto Rico, Report Says
A report obtained by NPR paints a bleak portrait of Puerto Rico's economic future, saying its deficit is much larger than previously thought.