Economics

Persistent Inflation Threatens Biden's Agenda

21 minutes ago   |   NY Times

Supply chain disruptions, a worker shortage and pain at the gasoline pump have made inflation an economic and political problem for the White House.
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Brexit has been a ‘catastrophe' for UK, says EC internal market commissioner amid fuel shortages and reports of empty shelves

Brexit has been a ‘catastrophe' for UK, says EC internal market commissioner amid fuel shortages and reports of empty shelves

39 minutes ago   |   RT

The European Commission's internal market commissioner has claimed that Brexit has been a “catastrophe” and an “economic disaster” for the UK, pointing to a shortage of fuel...
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EXPLAINER: What's a 'wealth tax' and how would it work?

2 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

To help pay for his big economic and social agenda, President Joe Biden is looking to go where the big money is: billionaires. Biden never endorsed an outright “wealth tax”...
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Downtown office vacancies remain at record high

Downtown office vacancies remain at record high

6 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - The pandemic has taken the world on quite a ride that hasn't come to an end quite yet. Suffering its fourth consecutive quarter where vacancies have hit a record...
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Bitcoin Is Still Concentrated in a Few Hands, Study Finds

7 hours ago   |   Time

Bitcoin's surging popularity hasn't changed one of its original attributes. Its ownership is still concentrated in just a few hands. The top 10,000 individual investors in...
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From O.W. Gurley to its present-day legacy: Greenwood District land ownership has evolved in the last century

From O.W. Gurley to its present-day legacy: Greenwood District land ownership has evolved in the last century

9 hours ago   |   Arizona Daily Star

The present-day legacy of Tulsa's Greenwood District is its extraordinary pre-Tulsa Race Massacre period when Black people controlled their own cultural and economic destiny...
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Black-Owned Banks Are Key To Lifting Economic Fortunes Of Black Communities

10 hours ago   |   Forbes

Black-owned banks tend to be better at discerning profitable lending opportunities in Black communities. More capital in their hands would allow them to lend to business...
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US pauses aid to Sudan, threatens military coup leaders with ‘all measures' if government not restored

US pauses aid to Sudan, threatens military coup leaders with ‘all measures' if government not restored

12 hours ago   |   RT   |   3 articles

The US State Department has frozen $700 million in aid to Sudan, after the country's military staged a coup and arrested the civilian government. A spokesman said the US is...
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Chicago Community Trust accelerator awards $7.4M in grants to South, West side initiatives

14 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Ten real estate projects set back by the economic impact of COVID-19 are now moving forward with help from a Chicago Community Trust program.
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Turkish President Steps Back From Expulsions of 10 Western Diplomats

15 hours ago   |   NY Times

The threatened expulsions had risked severe economic consequences and a rupture in the North Atlantic Treaty Organization.
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World Series a father-and-son family affair for Snitkers

World Series a father-and-son family affair for Snitkers

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Part of Route 51 shut down after dump truck collides with train in Jefferson...

Part of Route 51 shut down after dump truck collides with train in Jefferson Hills

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Greece: Search for missing migrants after dinghy sinks

Greek authorities have launched a search and rescue operation off the coast of the eastern island of Chios after a dinghy transporting migrants from the coast of Turkey sank... Read more ...

Tipoff: In era of rampant transfers, Texas stands out

Tipoff: In era of rampant transfers, Texas stands out

Texas' Chris Beard prepared for his first season coaching at his alma mater by assembling a virtual all-star team of transfers from across the country. Read more ...

Who is Hannah Gadsby? Australian Comedian Singled Out by Dave Chappelle

"You must admit that Hannah Gadsby is not funny," Chappelle said in a video addressing the controversy over his Netflix special. Read more ...

GOP Congressman Wears 'Let's Go Brandon' Mask in House Chamber

Rep. Jeff Duncan was seen wearing the mask featuring the slogan conservatives are using as direct replacement for the "f**k Joe Biden" chant. Read more ...

‘He kept me alive': Retired Marine raising money to help interpreter, Afghan...

‘He kept me alive': Retired Marine raising money to help interpreter, Afghan family

When retired U.S. Marine Corps Officer Robert Koenig saw the fall of Afghanistan, his mind went right to his former interpreter and what he could do to help the man who helped... Read more ...

Los Angeles Clippers to host Cleveland Cavaliers Wednesday

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Kings to face Suns on the road

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