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Here's how inflation is changing holiday deals and shopping

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Elon Musk says the company is ready to re-launch a verification program designed to ease the app's financial reliance on advertisers, but has yet to provide details. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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Signage for the FTX Arena, where the Miami Heat basketball team plays, is seen illuminated on Saturday. The rapid collapse of cryptocurrency exchange FTX into bankruptcy has driven arena owner Miami-Dade County to seek a break in its naming rights deal with FTX. Marta Lavandier/AP hide caption

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Elon Musk's acquisition of Twitter has spurred many longtime users to look for alternative social networks. Amy Osborne/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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One economist's take on popular advice for saving, borrowing, and spending

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As FTX collapsed in early November, Samuel Bankman-Fried handed over control the cryptocurrency exchange he founded to John J. Ray III, a corporate turnaround specialist. Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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5 major revelations about the collapse of crypto giant FTX

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How Twitter's platform helped its users, personally and professionally

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Salt deposits float as the mountains are reflected in a lithium brine evaporation pool at Silver Peak lithium mine in Silver Peak, Nev. on Oct. 6, 2022. Bridget Bennett for NPR hide caption

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High demand and prices for lithium send mines into overdrive

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Test driving a four-day work week

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A photo illustration shows the reactivated Twitter profile of former US President Donald Trump. Elon Musk reinstated him on the social media platform on November 19, 2022. Stanislav Kogiku/SOPA Images/Lightrocket via Getty Images hide caption

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