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Mnuchin Plans to Put $455 Billion Beyond Yellen's Easy Reach

4 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin will put $455 billion in unspent Cares Act funding into an account that his presumed successor, former Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen...
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Church organization in Oklahoma, Kansas pays medical debts

Church organization in Oklahoma, Kansas pays medical debts

12 hours ago   |   KMBC

Medical debts totaling more than $5.2 million owed by more than 3,200 families in Kansas and Oklahoma have been paid through a project of the United Church of Christ...
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Yellen Would Assume Vast Policy Portfolio as Treasury Secretary

12 hours ago   |   NY Times

From trade and sanctions to tax policy and financial regulation, the former Fed chair will be at the center of the new administration's agenda.
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Interest-only mortgages mean low monthly payments, but you won't build equity in the same way as a regular loan

Interest-only mortgages mean low monthly payments, but you won't build equity in the same way as a regular loan

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement For the first few years of an interest-only mortgage term, you'll just pay interest each month; then you'll switch to paying both interest and...
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Oil-rich Kuwait faces looming debt crisis

16 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

For the first time in history, Kuwait's oil revenues will not cover salaries and subsidies.
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POWER PLAYERS: 23 of the best financial advisors for millennials

POWER PLAYERS: 23 of the best financial advisors for millennials

18 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Millennials are staring down their second recession before the oldest of them turn 40 years old. Not only did much of the generation graduate into the...
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The World Is $277 Trillion in Debt So Why Aren't Economists More Worried?

20 hours ago   |   Newsweek

Economists are keeping calm, carrying on and using war analogies to assure the public that everything will be ok.
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‘We spoke like men': Kharitonov shows remarkable recovery after brutal attack by UFC fighter Yandiev as pair make peace

‘We spoke like men': Kharitonov shows remarkable recovery after brutal attack by UFC fighter Yandiev as pair make peace

21 hours ago   |   RT

The bitter feud between Russian MMA fighters Sergey Kharitonov and Adam Yandiev appears to be over after the pair made a very public show of reconciliation in Moscow on...
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Will California's small businesses survive another COVID-19 surge without more help?

21 hours ago   |   Los Angeles Times

The lucky among California's small businesses have cobbled together loans and grants to get through the pandemic so far. But that money has dried up, and "you can only take on...
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Germany Can Fund Virus Aid Into 2021, Merkel Lawmaker Says

23 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Germany can comfortably afford to provide financial aid to businesses affected by coronavirus lockdown restrictions until well into next year, according to a senior lawmaker in...
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2021 Grammy nominations announced: Beyoncé leads among nominees

2021 Grammy nominations announced: Beyoncé leads among nominees

Nominations for the 63rd annual Grammy Awards were announced Tuesday, with Beyoncé leading among the nominees with nine. Read more ...

Clemson ranked No. 3 in initial College Football Playoff rankings

Clemson ranked No. 3 in initial College Football Playoff rankings

Alabama, Notre Dame and Ohio State round out the top four. Read more ...

Biden Win Over Trump In Nevada Made Official By Court

Biden Win Over Trump In Nevada Made Official By Court

The unanimous action sends Gov. Steve Sisolak results that will deliver six electoral votes from the battleground state to Biden. Read more ...

Pennsylvania certifies Biden as winner of presidential vote

Pennsylvania certifies Biden as winner of presidential vote

HARRISBURG, Pa. - Democrat Joe Biden has been certified as the winner of the presidential election in Pennsylvania, the governor said Tuesday. Gov. Tom Wolf, a Democrat... Read more ...

Tesla has surged past $525 billion in market value and could soon overtake...

Tesla has surged past $525 billion in market value and could soon overtake Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway. Here's why that's astounding

Summary List Placement Tesla's market capitalization soared past $525 billion on Tuesday, leaving it within striking distance of the $549 billion market cap of Warren Buffett's... Read more ...

Car crashes into gate of Merkel's chancellery in Berlin

Car crashes into gate of Merkel's chancellery in Berlin

A car has been seen crashing into the gates of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's office in Berlin, according to the Reuters news agency. Photographs from the scene reveal... Read more ...

A new model projects COVID-19 cases in the US will nearly double over the...

A new model projects COVID-19 cases in the US will nearly double over the next two months

The prediction comes as COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations nationwide are exploding, with more than 3.1 million infections reported in the U.S. since the start of November... Read more ...

Purdue Pharma pleads guilty to criminal charges in opioid case

Purdue Pharma pleads guilty to criminal charges in opioid case

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma formally admitted to its role in the nationwide opioid epidemic on Tuesday by pleading guilty to three criminal charges. Company chairman Steve... Read more ...

Pennsylvania Just Certified Its Results

Pennsylvania Just Certified Its Results

Joe Biden has been certified as the winner of the presidential election in Pennsylvania, the governor said Tuesday, per the AP. Gov. Tom Wolf, a Democrat, tweeted that the... Read more ...

Trump reportedly has plans to pardon Michael Flynn, his former national...

Trump reportedly has plans to pardon Michael Flynn, his former national security adviser who pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about his contact with Russia

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump plans to pardon former national security advisor Michael Flynn, Axios reported, citing sources with direct knowledge of... Read more ...