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    • You Mean I'm Not Lazy, Stupid or Crazy?

    • A Self-help Audio Program for Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder
    • By: Kate Kelly
    • Narrated by: Kate Kelly, Peggy Ramundo
    • Length: 1 hr and 57 mins
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    Attention Deficit Disorder, the most common learning and behavioral problem among children, also affects millions of adult Americans, more of which are being diagnosed with this potentially disabling condition every day.

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    • Things finally make sense

    • By Billy on 11-29-10

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    • The Secret Club That Runs the World

    • Inside the Fraternity of Commodities Traders
    • By: Kate Kelly
    • Narrated by: Teri Clark Linden
    • Length: 8 hrs and 4 mins
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    When most people think of the drama of global finance, they think of stocks and bonds, venture capital, high-tech IPOs, and complex mortgage backed securities. But commodities? What could be more boring? That’s exactly what the elite commodity traders want you to think. They don’t seek the media spotlight. Their astonishing wealth was created in near-total obscurity, because they dwelled either in closely held private companies or deep within large banks and corporations, where commodity profits and losses weren’t broken out.

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    • Meh... not what i thought

    • By Aries on 03-29-18

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    • A Top Goldman Banker Raised Ethics Concerns. Then He Was Gone.

    • By: Emily Flitter, David Enrich, Kate Kelly
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 10 mins
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    By the tight-lipped standards of Goldman Sachs, the phone call from one of the firm’s most senior investment bankers was explosive.

    "A Top Goldman Banker Raised Ethics Concerns. Then He Was Gone." is from the September 11, 2018 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Emily Flitter, Kate Kelly and David Enrich and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • Goldman Chairman Met Privately With Fugitive Accused in Malaysian Fraud

    • By: Kate Kelly, Emily Flitter, Matthew Goldstein
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 10 mins
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    One day in December 2012, a young Malaysian VIP entered the gleaming headquarters of Goldman Sachs in New York. The man, Jho Low, a financier with close ties to Malaysia’s prime minister, was there for a private meeting with one of the most powerful people on Wall Street: Goldman’s longtime chairman and chief executive, Lloyd C. Blankfein.

    "Goldman Chairman Met Privately With Fugitive Accused in Malaysian Fraud" is from the November 22, 2018 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Emily Flitter, Matthew Goldstein and Kate Kelly and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • After Trump Hedges His Condemnation of Hate, CEOs Organize a Mass Defection

    • By: David Gelles, Landon Thomas Jr., Andrew Ross Sorkin, and others
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 9 mins
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    On Monday, Indra Nooyi, the chief executive of Pepsi, picked up the phone and began calling other prominent corporate chieftains who — like her — had agreed to advise President Donald Trump.

    "After Trump Hedges His Condemnation of Hate, CEOs Organize a Mass Defection" is from the August 16, 2017 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by David Gelles, Landon Thomas Jr., Andrew Ross Sorkin and Kate Kelly and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • Investing in the Pain of Student Debt Is a Tough but Tempting Play

    • By: Kate Kelly
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 7 mins
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    As a college student in the early 1990s, Charles Trafton worked nights at a student-loan collection agency in Boston’s theater district, calling trucking and beauty school dropouts to ask them for money.

    "Investing in the Pain of Student Debt Is a Tough but Tempting Play" is from the February 09, 2017 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Kate Kelly and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • A Piece of Obama’s Life, Post-Presidency: Sandwiches and Speeches

    • By: Kate Kelly
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 6 mins
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    An hour inside Barack Obama’s post-presidential life included boxed sandwiches, scores of money managers and a treatise on health care reform.

    "Folks, We’re Home Alone" is from the September 25, 2017 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Kate Kelly and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • Trump Concedes Health Law Overhaul Is ‘Unbelievably Complex’

    • By: Robert Pear, Kate Kelly
    • Narrated by: Caroline Miller
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    President Donald Trump, meeting with the nation’s governors, conceded Monday that he had not been aware of the complexities of health care policymaking: “I have to tell you, it’s an unbelievably complex subject. Nobody knew that health care could be so complicated.”

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    • The Next Goldman CEO Could Be a Banker Who Moonlights as a DJ

    • By: Kate Kelly
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 7 mins
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    As bake-offs go it was pretty unusual: A part-time disc jockey and a karate black belt vying to be the next leader of arguably the world’s most influential bank.

    "The Next Goldman CEO Could Be a Banker Who Moonlights as a DJ" is from the March 12, 2018 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Kate Kelly and narrated by Fleet Cooper.

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    • Trump's Proposed Tax Cut Could Open a Path to Widespread Avoidance

    • By: Kate Kelly, Alan Rappeport
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 6 mins
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    President Donald Trump’s proposal to cut taxes is short on details. But some people can already see opportunities for widespread tax avoidance.

    "Trump's Proposed Tax Cut Could Open a Path to Widespread Avoidance" is from the May 09, 2017 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Kate Kelly and Alan Rappeport and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • Trump Adviser Leaving Goldman Sachs Receives $285 Million in Compensation

    • By: Kate Kelly
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 5 mins
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    Goldman Sachs has rewarded its departing president, Gary D. Cohn, with expedited access to cash and stock payments valued at nearly $300 million, and in doing so has tacitly encouraged another of its executives to accept an influential role in Washington.

    "Trump Adviser Leaving Goldman Sachs Receives $285 Million in Compensation" is from the January 25, 2017 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Kate Kelly and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • When Adam Came to Town

    • By: Kate Kelly
    • Narrated by: Felicity Munroe
    • Length: 9 hrs and 24 mins
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    Sylvie Carson has no idea what she's going to do with the rest of her life! Artistically blocked, she hopes a prolonged stay in the seaside village she grew up in will help her get over this hump. But when Adam Hunter moves in next door, things only get more complicated, not less. The artist in Sylvie is immediately intrigued by her new neighbor - the haunting lines of his face, the natural athleticism of his body. Maybe Adam is the muse she's been looking for...but his shadowed eyes suggest he's just one more person keeping secrets from her.

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    • President Picks TV Commentator as His Economic Adviser

    • By: Maggie Haberman, Kate Kelly, Jim Tankersley
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 8 mins
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    President Donald Trump loves big personalities, live television, the stock market and loyalty. In choosing Larry Kudlow, a CNBC television commentator, to serve as the next director of the National Economic Council, he has checked all those boxes.

    "President Picks TV Commentator as His Economic Adviser" is from the March 14, 2018 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Maggie Haberman, Kate Kelly and Jim Tankersley and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • Saudis Said to Use Coercion and Abuse to Seize Billions

    • By: Ben Hubbard, David D. Kirkpatrick, Kate Kelly, and others
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 10 mins
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    RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — Businessmen once considered giants of the Saudi economy now wear ankle bracelets that track them. Princes who led military forces and appeared in glossy magazines are monitored by guards they do not command. Families who flew on private jets cannot gain access to their bank accounts. Even wives and children have been forbidden to travel.

    "Saudis Said to Use Coercion and Abuse to Seize Billions" is from the March 12, 2018 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Ben Hubbard, David D. Kirkpatrick, Kate Kelly and Mark Mazzetti and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • Scrutiny for Cohn and Mnuchin, Architects of President’s Tax Plan

    • By: Julie Hirschfeld Davis, Kate Kelly
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 10 mins
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    Gary D. Cohn and Steven Mnuchin have spent months behind closed doors with Republican congressional leaders sketching the contours of an elaborate and politically difficult tax overhaul that is President Donald Trump’s top priority.

    "Scrutiny for Cohn and Mnuchin, Architects of President’s Tax Plan" is from the August 28, 2017 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Julie Hirschfeld Davis and Kate Kelly and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • Widespread Cuts in Trump Budget Bypass Military

    • By: Glenn Thrush, Kate Kelly, Maggie Haberman
    • Narrated by: Caroline Miller
    • Length: 7 mins
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    Preliminary budget outlines are usually little-noticed administrative exercises, the first step in negotiations between the White House and federal agencies that usually shave the sharpest edges off the initial request.

    But this plan — a product of a collaboration between the Office of Management and Budget director, Mick Mulvaney; the National Economic Council director, Gary Cohn; and the White House chief strategist, Stephen Bannon — is intended to make a big splash.

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    • Hyperwars

    • Eleven Strategies for Survival and Profit in the Era of On-Line Business
    • By: Bruce Judson, Kate Kelly
    • Narrated by: James Naughton
    • Length: 3 hrs and 5 mins
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    The effects of the on-line revolution are being felt far beyond Silicon Valley, and now all businesses - from start-ups to established companies - face survival of the fittest. A company or product can be an industry leader one moment and obsolete six months later. Entire industries, ranging from computer sales to stock trading, are being thrown into chaos as consumers and businesses shift buying patterns to take advantage of the convenience and cost savings that are available over the Web.

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    • Trump Ends CEO Advisory Councils as Main Group Acts to Disband

    • By: David Gelles, Landon Thomas Jr., Kate Kelly
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 3 mins
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    President Donald Trump’s main council of top corporate leaders disbanded on Wednesday following the president’s controversial remarks in which he equated white nationalist hate groups with the protesters opposing them. Soon after, the president announced on Twitter that he would end his executive councils, “rather than putting pressure” on executives.

    "Trump Ends CEO Advisory Councils as Main Group Acts to Disband" is from the August 16, 2017 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by David Gelles, Landon Thomas Jr. and Kate Kelly and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • At Goldman, He’s David Solomon. At the Club, He Goes by DJ D-Sol

    • By: Kate Kelly
    • Narrated by: Mike DelGaudio
    • Length: 4 mins
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    Nothing was unusual about this island scene — except, perhaps, the disc jockey: David M. Solomon, the co-president of Goldman Sachs, possibly the most powerful investment bank in the world, was the man at the controls.

    "At Goldman, He’s David Solomon. At the Club, He Goes by DJ D-Sol" is from the July 13, 2017 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Kate Kelly and narrated by Mike DelGaudio.

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    • Edge or Liability? White House Ties May Cut Two Ways for Goldman

    • By: Kate Kelly
    • Narrated by: Jef Holbrook
    • Length: 8 mins
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    Trump’s proposals to cut corporate taxes and reduce regulation — which would benefit Wall Street broadly — have lifted the stock prices of Goldman and other banks. Shares of Goldman are up more than 36 percent since the election.

    "Edge or Liability? White House Ties May Cut Two Ways for Goldman" is from the March 16, 2017 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Kate Kelly and narrated by Jef Holbrook.

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