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The Return of Geoeconomics

7 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Debates about national security and the global economy are merging into a single debate about relative national power.
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We asked every 2020 Democrat how they would approach a trade war that has shaken the global economy. Only a handful of them had a plan

We asked every 2020 Democrat how they would approach a trade war that has shaken the global economy. Only a handful of them had a plan

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Business Insider asked each Democratic presidential hopeful how they would approach the trade war with China, which has become one of the most important economic issues in the...
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Cape needs real shark solutions

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Sharks do what sharks do. That's the gist of the $50,000 Great White Shark Mitigation Study and Report by the Woods Hole Group. “There are no silver bullet solutions to ensure...
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World finance officials facing host of problems

2 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The leaders of the 189-nation International Monetary Fund and its sister organization, the World Bank, are laying out their visions for the future, hoping to...
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US-China trade war weighing on world's growth, IMF says

3 days ago   |   Boston Herald

By ALEX VEIGA The global economy is slowing, largely because of the U.S. trade war with China, according to the 189-member International Monetary Fund. The Washington-based...
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The Finance 202: Economists project Trump will win easily in 2020 - and by a bigger margin

3 days ago   |   The Washington Post

It's all about the economy, not impeachment or Syria.
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Is Yang Doing More Harm Than Good to the Case for a Universal Basic Income?

Is Yang Doing More Harm Than Good to the Case for a Universal Basic Income?

4 days ago   |   Politico

At Tuesday's debate, Andrew Yang once again leaned heavily on his “Freedom Dividend,” his attempt at rebranding universal basic income. In response to a question on automation...
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Republicans, Defiant After Debate, Throw Punches on Impeachment and Economy

4 days ago   |   NY Times

President Trump and his allies seized on debate moments over taxes, health care and economic inequality to portray the Democratic candidates as tax-and-spend liberals.
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The UK porn block has been scrapped by Boris Johnson's government

The UK porn block has been scrapped by Boris Johnson's government

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

The UK porn block has been scrapped by Boris Johnson's government. The law would have imposed age verification on porn websites viewed in the UK. It had been repeatedly delayed...
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US retail sales unexpectedly drop as Trump's trade war hits the backbone of the economy

US retail sales unexpectedly drop as Trump's trade war hits the backbone of the economy

4 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

A key measure of consumer spending unexpectedly dropped for the first time in seven months in September. The Commerce Department said Wednesday retail sales fell 0.3% last...
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Nancy Pelosi's Brother, Former Baltimore Mayor Thomas D'Alesandro III, Dies

Nancy Pelosi's Brother, Former Baltimore Mayor Thomas D'Alesandro III, Dies

“All his life, Tommy worked on the side of the angels. Now, he is with them," the House speaker said in a statement. Read more ...

Trump says he'll no longer host the G7 at his Doral resort due to 'Media &...

Trump says he'll no longer host the G7 at his Doral resort due to 'Media & Democrat Crazed and Irrational Hostility'

President Donald Trump annouced via tweet on Saturday that he will no longer host the 2020 G7 Summit at his Doral resort in Florida. He blamed the media and Democrats for their... Read more ...

Mick Mulvaney reacted to being confronted with a recording of the quid pro...

Mick Mulvaney reacted to being confronted with a recording of the quid pro quo comment he made on live TV, saying he didn't 'have a perfect press conference'

Acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney again defended his comment from days earlier in which he acknowledged that the White House withheld $400 million in aid to... Read more ...

Mulvaney defends Ukraine statements, says he didn't offer to resign

Mulvaney defends Ukraine statements, says he didn't offer to resign

Acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney on Sunday again denied any “quid pro quo” in the handling of U.S. military funds to Ukraine, though acknowledging his White... Read more ...

Defense chief: U.S. troops leaving Syria to go to western Iraq

Defense chief: U.S. troops leaving Syria to go to western Iraq

ABOARD A U.S. MILITARY AIRCRAFT - Defense Secretary Mark Esper says that under current plans all U.S. troops leaving Syria will go to western Iraq and the military will... Read more ...

Nancy Pelosi In Jordan For 'Vital Discussions' Amid Escalating Syria Crisis

Nancy Pelosi In Jordan For 'Vital Discussions' Amid Escalating Syria Crisis

The House speaker was part of a bipartisan delegation of U.S. lawmakers that met with Jordan's King Abdullah II on Saturday. Read more ...

Trump says his Doral resort will no longer host G7 summit

Trump says his Doral resort will no longer host G7 summit

President Donald Trump announced Saturday that next year's G-7 conference will not take place at his Doral resort. "Based on both Media & Democrat Crazed and Irrational... Read more ...

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Endorses Bernie Sanders At Comeback Rally In Queens

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Endorses Bernie Sanders At Comeback Rally In Queens

The Sanders campaign estimated that the rally drew nearly 26,000 attendees, which would make it the largest Democratic presidential rally of this cycle. Read more ...

Justin Amash Claims 'Hillary Clinton Is A Donald Trump Asset'

Justin Amash Claims 'Hillary Clinton Is A Donald Trump Asset'

The Michigan congressman rebuked Clinton's suggestion that Tulsi Gabbard is a Russian asset, warning it helps Trump. Read more ...

How Bernie Sanders' heart attack helped convince Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to...

How Bernie Sanders' heart attack helped convince Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to publicly endorse him, after months of indecision

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez endorsed Sen. Bernie Sanders ' presidential campaign as he was hospitalized in Nevada following a heart attack. But the freshman congresswoman was... Read more ...