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When Working In Mixed Groups, Staying P.C. Boosts Productivity  |   

Research shows that setting clear guidelines for how women and men interact remove uncertainty and make it easier to exchange ideas. It's unnecessary clutter in single-gender groups, however.

Opportunity, Caution Seen For U.S. Banks As Cuba Rules Ease  |   

President Obama eased restrictions on Cuba this week, including a relaxation of rules barring U.S. banks from doing business there. But banks are awaiting details and are likely to proceed cautiously.

Risky Comedies Could Be In Jeopardy After 'Interview' Is Pulled  |   

Audie Cornish talks with John Horn of KPCC's The Frame, about what Sony's decision to cancel The Interview means for Hollywood, freedom of speech and future artistic expression.

No Fracking In New York? That's OK With Pennsylvania  |   

Environmental groups cheered New York's decision to ban the practice, and some in the industry say when it comes to good-paying jobs, New York's loss is Pennsylvania's gain.

What The Change In U.S.-Cuba Relations Might Mean For Food  |   

The decision to normalize relations is driving all kinds of speculation about American food companies opening up shop in Cuba. But analysts say: Don't expect to see McDonald's there anytime soon.

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