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Every weekday for over three decades, NPR's Morning Edition has taken listeners around the country and the world with two hours of multi–faceted stories and commentaries that inform, challenge and occasionally amuse. Morning Edition is the most listened–to news radio program in the country.

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If there's one thing veteran Chicago taxicab driver Jay Khawas says he sees a lot of, it's cars with the familiar Uber and Lyft emblems.

"Oh my God. Like, many, many," says Khawas. "They're everywhere."

There certainly are more Uber and Lyft vehicles than taxicabs in Chicago and in most other big cities. Chicago, for example, limits the number of taxicab medallions, or vehicles licensed as taxis, to under 7,000.

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Vest Vending Machine Racks Up Sales

Aug 1, 2018

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What's Behind The Surge In GDP

Jul 27, 2018

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Big economic numbers are out today. In the second quarter of the year, the U.S. economy grew by 4.1 percent. Here's what President Trump said in front of the White House this morning.

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GDP Is Up 4.1 Percent: What That Means

Jul 27, 2018

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GDP numbers are out this morning. And they are good news for the Trump administration. President Trump is speaking at this moment outside the White House, touting the success, he claims, of his economic policies. Let's listen in.

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Are You Up For Trying Mayonnaise Ice Cream?

Jul 27, 2018

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