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On student-debt cancellation, AOC slams the 'ridiculous assertion' it would benefit the rich: 'Do we really think that a billionaire's child is taking student loans?'

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

US Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images AOC pushed back against the argument that student-debt cancellation would benefit the rich. Experts...
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India won't ban private cryptocurrencies, but will regulate them instead: NDTV report

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

India is looking at regulating, not banning, crypto. Avishek Das/Getty Images India looks set to regulate crypto trading, rather than slap an outright ban on digital currencies...
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A Danish bank's list of outrageous predictions for 2022 include NFTs tanking Spotify stock, 15% inflation, and an army of women on Reddit taking on corporations

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Spotify app. Mr.Whiskey/Shutterstock Danish asset manager Saxo Bank has released its Outrageous Predictions list for markets in 2022. They include Spotify stock sliding as...
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CFPB's planned overdraft crackdown could signal more pro-consumer efforts on the way

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Overdraft and NSF charges accounted for nearly two-thirds of banks' fee revenue in 2019. A "range of regulatory interventions" implemented by CFPB will protect consumers from...
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The Exploding Market for Devices That Help You Evade Corporate Productivity Trackers

3 hours ago   |   Slate

When going "inactive" could mean a reprimand or worse.
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Fundbox raises $100 million to fuel strong growth and bolster its SMB proposition

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Fundbox raises $100 million to maintain its competitive edge. This year, Fundbox and several other SMB-focused fintechs expanded their product suites to delight customers with...
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Wall Street's wild swings continue as stocks rise, then fall

4 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Stocks are churning in mixed trading on Wall Street Friday following a tough-to-parse report on U.S. jobs.
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The economy's problems are way bigger than a labor shortage. Over 12 million people want a better deal right now

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

A "Help Wanted" sign hangs in the window of Gino's Pizza on Main Street in Patchogue, New York on August 24, 2021. Steve Pfost/Newsday RM/Getty Images November's jobs report...
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Afterpay's Black Friday results highlight evolving consumer trends

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Afterpay's holiday data reveals changing shopping behavior. Consumers have shifted their payment preferences to contend with supply chain issues, inflation, and smaller...
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Blockchain.com is launching an NFT marketplace and has opened a waitlist for users as the digital collectibles market booms

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Sashkin Sashkin Blockchain.com is launching its NFT marketplace in the coming weeks. Users can sign up for a waitlist to get first access to buy, sell, and hold NFTs within the...
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Biden says he caught a cold from his young grandson

Biden says he caught a cold from his young grandson

President Joe Biden has at least one thing in common with thousands of parents and grandparents this winter: He's picked up a cold from his young grandson. The president has... Read more ...

Pacific Grove holds Parade of Lights

Pacific Grove holds Parade of Lights

There were holiday floats, marching bands, dance teams and Santa. Read more ...

Sterling Shepard, Kadarius Toney doubtful for Giants

The Giants won't have quarterback Daniel Jones and they're likely to be missing two wide receivers as well. Sterling Shepard and Kadarius Toney have been listed as doubtful to... Read more ...

Chicago shooting under Garfield CTA Red Line station injures 2, fire...

Two people were seriously injured in a shooting under the Garfield Red Line CTA station Friday, according to fire officials. Read more ...

Latest in New Hampshire politics: Impact of COVID spike on politics; visits...

Latest in New Hampshire politics: Impact of COVID spike on politics; visits from Cotton, Pence

Adam Sexton and John DiStaso discuss the recent COVID-19 spike's impact on politics in the state. Plus, they discuss the abortion issue and upcoming visits by Tom Cotton and... Read more ...

Mount Vernon Virtuosi founder develops a vision of free classical music for all

Despite distinguishing himself as an internationally celebrated soloist and educator, Amit Peled remains fiercely committed to the idea of music as a public right, as something... Read more ...

Appeals court mulls suit against Trump over rape denial

Appeals court mulls suit against Trump over rape denial

A federal appeals court panel debated Friday whether former President Donald Trump strayed beyond his presidential duties in his aggressive response to a New York writer's... Read more ...

Rihanna, newly crowned national hero of Barbados, shoots down new pregnancy...

Rihanna may be a record-breaking chart topper, billion dollar-generating business mogul and newly appointed national hero of her native country - but one thing she's not is... Read more ...

U.S. Bank Stadium Hosting Indigenous Bowl For Native American Athletes...

MINNEAPOLIS - Native American high school athletes from across the country will be heading to the U.S. Bank Stadium for the Indigenous Bowl this weekend. On Friday, the... Read more ...

Sporting, Porto face 1-year European bans for unpaid debts

Sporting, Porto face 1-year European bans for unpaid debts

GENEVA - Portuguese soccer clubs Sporting Lisbon and Porto were threatened with a one-season ban from the Champions League and other European competitions on Friday if they... Read more ...