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A market bounceback

22 hours ago

On today's show, we'll  talk about an uptick in the Dow, Nasdaq and S&P 500; look at the possibility of companies using Brexit as a justification for poor performance; and interview Larry Rosin, the president of Edison Research, about the results of our joint poll on economic anxiety. 

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Thanks to the rise of food delivery services like Grubhub and Eat24, it's getting easier to order meals online.

Former University of Tennessee college basketball coach Pat Summitt has died, according to a statement from the Pat Summitt Foundation. She was 64.

Summitt died peacefully, surrounded by loved ones at a senior living facility in Knoxville, Tenn., her son, Tyler Summitt, said.

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Legendary Tennessee Basketball Coach Pat Summitt Dies At 64

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The major advocacy group for charter schools is meeting this week in Nashville, and there's lots to celebrate.

What began with a single state law in Minnesota has spread to a national movement of nearly 6,800 schools, serving just under 3 million students.

But at its annual meeting, the National National Alliance for Public Charter Schools is also using the moment to call for a fresh look at how these innovative public schools are managed and how they're held accountable.

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