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BBC's Hall to step down ahead of crunch funding talks with Britain

3 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

The BBC's most powerful man will step down in six months to allow a new person to lead negotiations with Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government over a new financing model...
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Oklahoma state senators want 'MAGA' license plate designs, raising campaign finance concerns

Oklahoma state senators want 'MAGA' license plate designs, raising campaign finance concerns

17 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Two Republican state senators proposed specialty license plate designs for drivers in Oklahoma that includes two of President Donald Trump's campaign slogans. If approved...
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Globalisation: Recent traits and challenges

1 day ago   |   The World Economy

Abstract This special issue gathers together twelve papers that revisit a range of core topics in the field of international economics. These papers were presented at the XIX...
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I asked my financial planner for help buying my second home, and he recommended a 3-part strategy that worked

I asked my financial planner for help buying my second home, and he recommended a 3-part strategy that worked

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

My husband and I wanted to upgrade to a larger home but weren't sure how much we could afford, so we asked our financial planner for help. He told us to break our budget into...
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China & Zimbabwe ink currency swap deal to bolster trade

China & Zimbabwe ink currency swap deal to bolster trade

3 days ago   |   RT

Africa's largest trading partner China, which has invested heavily in Zimbabwe in recent years, has reached a currency swap agreement with the country aimed at strengthening...
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US Treasury announces it will begin selling new 20-year bond

3 days ago   |   Star Tribune

The U.S. Treasury, faced with financing budget deficits topping $1 trillion annually, is introducing a new 20-year bond.
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Bronx Senator, union reignite prevailing wage fight

3 days ago   |   The Real Deal New York

A Bronx senator and union laborers are helping to revive the fight to change wage rules for construction projects receiving public financing. Sen. Luis Sepúlveda is teaming up...
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BrandVoice: How To Navigate Your Finances As A New Parent

3 days ago   |   Forbes

It's easy to overlook or not fully appreciate many of the expenses kids will add to your budget. Here's some advice from new parents and some things to think about before your...
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Germany agrees to pay utility companies billions to fast track coal phase out

3 days ago   |   Fortune

Germany will pay utility companies billions of euros to speed up the shutdown of their coal-fired power plants as part of the country's efforts to fight climate change, the...
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Microsoft's newest 'moonshot' will make it carbon negative by 2030 - and eventually remove all of the carbon it has emitted since it was founded in 1975 from the environment

Microsoft's newest 'moonshot' will make it carbon negative by 2030 - and eventually remove all of the carbon it has emitted since it was founded in 1975 from the environment

3 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

Microsoft announced a plan on Thursday to become carbon negative by 2030 - meaning that it will remove more carbon dioxide from the atmosphere than it emits. The company's...
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Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston had an adorable backstage moment after...

Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston had an adorable backstage moment after winning at the SAG Awards and people can't stop talking about it

Exes Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston reunited backstage at the 26th annual Screen Actor Guilds Awards Sunday night. Pitt and Aniston both won awards in the evening. The two... Read more ...

The star of the 49ers' dominant win over the Packers nearly became a pro...

The star of the 49ers' dominant win over the Packers nearly became a pro surfer and was cut 6 times in the NFL before breaking out

San Francisco 49ers running back Raheem Mostert dominated the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Championship with 220 yards and 4 touchdowns. Mostert has had a wild journey to this... Read more ...

New York Times endorses Warren and Klobuchar for 2020

New York Times endorses Warren and Klobuchar for 2020

The New York Times editorial board on Sunday night endorsed Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Sen. Amy Klobuchar as the Democratic candidate for president. In an op-ed called "The... Read more ...

Prince Harry says he feels 'great sadness' about stepping down from his...

Prince Harry says he feels 'great sadness' about stepping down from his royal duties

The Duke of Sussex on Sunday delivered his first public remarks on his decision to step away from royal duties. On Saturday, Buckingham Palace announced that Harry and wife... Read more ...

Virginia wants to prevent another 'Unite the Right' at an MLK Day gun rally...

Virginia wants to prevent another 'Unite the Right' at an MLK Day gun rally that set off a state of emergency

An annual gun-rights rally is expected to take place Monday morning in Richmond, Virginia, on MLK Day. There are growing fears about the potential of violence at the event... Read more ...

'I'm super fired up': Elon Musk and NASA are ecstatic after acing a 'risky'...

'I'm super fired up': Elon Musk and NASA are ecstatic after acing a 'risky' safety test of SpaceX's new Crew Dragon spaceship for astronauts

SpaceX just completed a "risky" and explosive test that was designed to show its Crew Dragon capsule can whisk astronauts to safety in the event of a rocket failure. The... Read more ...

Dana White: Khabib Nurmagomedov has Conor McGregor-type money, worth $50 million

Dana White: Khabib Nurmagomedov has Conor McGregor-type money, worth $50 million

LAS VEGAS - Conor McGregor 's wealth and material success were on full promotional display heading into UFC 246 - but he's not the only rich superstar on the promotion's... Read more ...

17 more cases of a mysterious and deadly virus have been detected in China

17 more cases of a mysterious and deadly virus have been detected in China

Authorities in Wuhan, central China, have identified 17 more patients of a deadly new strain of pneumonia, according to Reuters. Official totals now count 62 patients who have... Read more ...

Live updates: SpaceX just launched and intentionally exploded a rocket for...

Live updates: SpaceX just launched and intentionally exploded a rocket for NASA to test a spaceship abort system

SpaceX just completed a crucial safety test that's designed to show its Crew Dragon capsule is ready to carry astronauts to space . The company's Falcon 9 rocket lifted off at... Read more ...

Siri called Israel the 'Zionist occupation state' when users asked about...

Siri called Israel the 'Zionist occupation state' when users asked about President Reuven Rivlin, according to videos shared to social media

Siri, Apple's virtual assistant, appeared to call Israel the "Zionist occupation state" when users asked about the president of the country, according to posts made to social... Read more ...