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Wednesday, Dec 5, 2018 at 06:56 PM EST

BBJ: Some Roomba Competitors Blocked From Selling in US

BBJ: Some Roomba Competitors Blocked From Selling in US

Technology Reporter Kelly J. O'Brien joins necn to discuss his story, " Feds block some Roomba competitors from selling in U.S."

Wednesday, Dec 5, 2018 at 06:38 PM EST

Sea Reefs and Sunsets: Living Coral Is Color of the Year

Sea Reefs and Sunsets: Living Coral Is Color of the Year

It's the color of underwater reefs hanging on for dear life. The sky at dusk. Some of the latest iPhones and the latest looks on the runways of Marc Jacobs and other top fashion designers. Living Coral has been...

Thursday, Dec 6, 2018 at 06:08 AM EST

The 10 Best Places to Work in 2019, According to Glassdoor

The 10 Best Places to Work in 2019, According to Glassdoor

Now is a great time for workers looking for a job. According to the latest jobs report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the American economy added 250,000 jobs in October, and unemployment remained at...

Wednesday, Dec 5, 2018 at 02:52 PM EST

Gates Medical Research Institute Challenges

Gates Medical Research Institute Challenges

We talk with Dr. Penny Heaton, the CEO of the Bill & Melinda Gates Medical Research Institute, a Cambridge, Massachusetts-based non-profit biotech. They are focused on developing products to treat diseases...

Wednesday, Dec 5, 2018 at 02:38 PM EST

What It's Like to Work With Bill and Melinda Gates

What It's Like to Work With Bill and Melinda Gates

Dr. Penny Heaton, the CEO of the Bill & Melinda Gates Medical Research Institute talks about what it’s like to work with Bill and Melinda Gates and how their mission has evolved.

Wednesday, Dec 5, 2018 at 02:37 PM EST

Building the Future at the Gates Medical Research Institute

Building the Future at the Gates Medical Research Institute

We talk about the future of the Bill & Melinda Gates Medical Research Institute with its CEO, Dr. Penny Heaton.

Wednesday, Dec 5, 2018 at 02:27 PM EST

Report: $2.6M Spent in Second Week of Mass. Retail Pot Sales

Report: $2.6M Spent in Second Week of Mass. Retail Pot Sales

Customers who headed to Massachusetts' two commercial pot shops spent nearly $2.6 million during the second week of recreational marijuana sales, according to a report obtained by the Boston Globe. The paper...

Wednesday, Dec 5, 2018 at 06:18 PM EST

Documents Show Facebook Used User Data as Competitive Weapon

Documents Show Facebook Used User Data as Competitive Weapon

Internal Facebook documents released by a U.K. parliamentary committee offer the clearest evidence yet that the social network has used its enormous trove of user data as a competitive weapon, often in ways...

Wednesday, Dec 5, 2018 at 02:32 PM EST

White House Intensifies Confusion and Fear on US-China Deal

White House Intensifies Confusion and Fear on US-China Deal

The Trump administration raised doubts Tuesday about the substance of a U.S.-China trade cease-fire, contributing to a broad stock market plunge and intensifying fears of a global economic slowdown. Investors...

Wednesday, Dec 5, 2018 at 05:11 PM EST

Rhea Wahlberg Talks Handbag Line, Family and Her Secret Passion

Rhea Wahlberg Talks Handbag Line, Family and Her Secret Passion

Rhea Wahlberg is an international fashion model, a mother of four, wife of a-list actor Mark Wahlberg, and now she can add entrepreneur to that list. Rhea has created a line of handbags that are both stunning...

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