Economy

How to stop a downturn without boosting the deficit or cutting rates

How to stop a downturn without boosting the deficit or cutting rates

4 hours ago   |   New York Post

Is there a way to help the economy without boosting the deficit or cutting interest rates to silly levels? I think there is, and it's a way I've suggested many times with no...
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The GM Strike Isn't Just About Higher Wages. It's Also a Protest Against the Gig Economy

4 hours ago   |   Time

Union members at General Motors have joined a national uptick in strikes, with Americans increasingly turning to collective action in the face of unstable employment...
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The World After Trump

4 hours ago   |   Foreign Affairs

The warnings started long before Donald Trump was even a presidential candidate. For at least a decade, a growing chorus of foreign policy experts had been pointing to signs...
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Netanyahu's policies aren't on the line in Israel's election - just his job

Netanyahu's policies aren't on the line in Israel's election - just his job

5 hours ago   |   New York Post

TEL AVIV - Left or right? War or diplomacy? Socialism or free-market economy? Tuesday's election here is about none of these. It's about Bibi. Israel's politics nowadays seem...
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‘Yang Gang' comes out for Andrew Yang in Cambridge

‘Yang Gang' comes out for Andrew Yang in Cambridge

6 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The “Yang Gang” flocked to Cambridge Common Monday evening to cheer on 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang, who is trending up in the polls as he rolls out his...
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Attack on Saudi facility exposes world economy's 'Achilles heel'

8 hours ago   |   Los Angeles Times

The attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil infrastructure knocked out more than half of all production capacity in the world's largest oil exporter.
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I booked a last minute, discounted flight on 'the best US airline' for around $100, and I still can't believe how incredible the deal was

I booked a last minute, discounted flight on 'the best US airline' for around $100, and I still can't believe how incredible the deal was

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Alaska Airlines has been ranked the best airline in the US two years in a row by Money, and it's been named the best traditional airline in North America by JD Power and...
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Wall Street drops after Saudi attacks

9 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   3 articles

Stocks on Wall Street fell Monday after weekend attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities added to investors' concerns about geopolitical risk and a slowing global economy. Fred...
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Wall Street indexes fall while energy sector soars

10 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   3 articles

Energy stocks spiked while Wall Street's three major indexes lost ground on Monday after weekend attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities added to investors' concerns about...
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Oil-price shock comes amid warning signs for global economy

10 hours ago   |   Star Tribune


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Trump rallies backers in New Mexico in bid to turn state red

Trump rallies backers in New Mexico in bid to turn state red

Trump's rally in Rio Rancho, in suburban Albuquerque, is the first stop on a three-day swing that will also take him to California for fundraisers expected to raise more than... Read more ...

Authorities: Suspected serial killer linked by DNA to cold-case killings of...

Authorities: Suspected serial killer linked by DNA to cold-case killings of at least 4 Florida women

Daytona Beach Police Chief Craig Capri called the 37-year-old a "disgusting serial killer." Read more ...

Minkah Fitzpatrick trade rumors: Dolphins send safety to Steelers in...

Minkah Fitzpatrick trade rumors: Dolphins send safety to Steelers in exchange for first-round pick

Miami has agreed to send the 22-year-old safety to the Steelers in exchange for a 2020 first-round pick, according to a report from ESPN. Read more ...

President Trump says it looks like Iran was behind Saudi oil field attack

President Trump says it looks like Iran was behind Saudi oil field attack

The president also insisted that he does not want war with Iran, but he noted the U.S. has the best weapons systems. Read more ...

Dog the Bounty Hunter under doctor's care after medical incident, rep says

Dog the Bounty Hunter under doctor's care after medical incident, rep says

Reality TV star Duane "Dog" Chapman is being monitored after a medical incident over the weekend. Read more ...

Ozuna has 4 RBIs, Cardinals beat Nationas 4-2

Ozuna has 4 RBIs, Cardinals beat Nationas 4-2

ST. LOUIS - Marcell Ozuna drove in four runs and threw out a runner at home plate from left field, leading the St. Louis Cardinals over the Washington Nationals 4-2 on Monday... Read more ...

Oregon man who beat cancer twice wins $4.6M lotto jackpot

Oregon man who beat cancer twice wins $4.6M lotto jackpot

He's on a winning streak. An Oregon man who beat cancer twice has hit a $4.6 million lottery jackpot, officials said. Stu MacDonald, from the city of Bend, said he buys a... Read more ...

Trump Echoes Earlier Attacks On New York Times After Latest Kavanaugh Report

Trump Echoes Earlier Attacks On New York Times After Latest Kavanaugh Report

The president defended the Supreme Court justice at his New Mexico rally after new allegations of sexual misconduct were uncovered by Times reporters. Read more ...

Police: Man threatened mass shooting at LA County Fair because he didn't...

Police: Man threatened mass shooting at LA County Fair because he didn't want to go with his parents

The 22-year-old believed the threat would give him an excuse to not go to the fair, police said. Read more ...

Former NASCAR New England series champ killed in plane crash

Former NASCAR New England series champ killed in plane crash

Modified stock car great Michael Stefanik has been killed in a single-engine plane crash. He was 61. Read more ...