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An UTMA and UGMA are custodial accounts where you can invest money to help your child build wealth

An UTMA and UGMA are custodial accounts where you can invest money to help your child build wealth

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement An UTMA or UGMA is an investment account that officially belongs to your child. The rules surrounding how you spend money from an UTMA/UGMA are pretty...
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3 Minnesota Students Among The 2021 Class Of U.S. Presidential Scholars

2 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Three Minnesota students are among the 57th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars, the U.S. Department of Education announced Thursday. Lucas Scott Eggers, of...
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Singapore moves back towards lockdown as Covid-19 cases rise, jeopardizing long-awaited travel bubble with Hong Kong

Singapore moves back towards lockdown as Covid-19 cases rise, jeopardizing long-awaited travel bubble with Hong Kong

6 hours ago   |   RT

Singapore's government has announced new curbs on socializing that sees the city-state move back towards lockdown amid rising Covid-19 cases, both traced and untraceable, and...
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The Babysitter Knows All

7 hours ago   |   NY Times

In Jessica Anya Blau's new novel, “Mary Jane,” a 14-year-old receives an education from the family she works for - and delivers one in return.
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Winners and Losers of the N.Y.C. Mayoral Debate

10 hours ago   |   NY Times

Opinion writers and outside contributors give their rankings of the Democratic contenders for "the second toughest job in America."
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Black Student Athlete Was Forced to Remove Hair Beads During Game

12 hours ago   |   NY Times

Nicole Pyles, 16, of Durham, N.C., says that a rule banning the use of hair beads by student athletes is discriminatory.
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A delicate balance: Learning new ways that gut microbes educate the immune system

14 hours ago   |   Science Daily

An immune system that mistakes our good gut bacteria for an enemy can cause a dangerous type of inflammation in the intestines called colitis. An immune system that looks the...
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Gas shortage causing Triangle school systems return to online learning

Gas shortage causing Triangle school systems return to online learning

15 hours ago   |   WRAL

Four school systems in central North Carolina will move to remote learning on Friday due to the gas shortage across the state.
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620 new coronavirus cases reported in Massachusetts schools in the past week

15 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

A total of 620 staff and students in Massachusetts schools have tested positive for the coronavirus in the past week, a decrease of 49 cases from the week prior, according to...
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California's online community college graduated just 12 students; lawmaker calls for shutdown

16 hours ago   |   ABC

A California lawmaker is calling for the state's new fully online community college to be shut down after an audit found that just 12 of its 900-plus students graduated in its...
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New York's Elise Stefanik Installed As New GOP Conference Chair

New York's Elise Stefanik Installed As New GOP Conference Chair

The vote came two days after House Republicans ousted Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney from the leadership role after her continued criticism of former President Donald Trump. (Image... Read more ...

Elon Musk's net worth plummets by $25 billion after a tumultuous week

Elon Musk's net worth plummets by $25 billion after a tumultuous week

Summary List Placement Elon Musk's net worth dropped by $25 billion within the week Tesla stopped accepting Bitcoin payments and the billionaire hosted Saturday Night Live. The... Read more ...

CDC director: Mask-wearing will ‘be hard to let go' despite new guidance

CDC director: Mask-wearing will ‘be hard to let go' despite new guidance

Rochelle Walensky, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said on Friday that mask-wearing will “be hard to let go” of for some and argued Americans should... Read more ...

Unemployment benefits are competitive with most states' average wages - and...

Unemployment benefits are competitive with most states' average wages - and it could explain why Americans aren't rushing back to work

Summary List Placement The federal government significantly expanded unemployment benefits for much of the pandemic as millions of Americans lost their jobs amid lockdowns... Read more ...

You still need to wear a mask on planes, trains, and buses - even if you've...

You still need to wear a mask on planes, trains, and buses - even if you've been fully vaccinated

Summary List Placement The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday that fully-vaccinated Americans don't have to wear masks indoors , provided individual... Read more ...

Minnesota House Approves Recreational Marijuana Bill, The First-Ever Vote Of...

Minnesota House Approves Recreational Marijuana Bill, The First-Ever Vote Of Its Kind In The State

ST. PAUL, MINN. - The Minnesota House on Thursday night approved a bill that would legalize recreational marijuana in the state, a historic vote for an effort some have been... Read more ...

Irish health system says it's targeted in ransomware attack

Irish health system says it's targeted in ransomware attack

LONDON - Ireland's health service shut down its IT systems on Friday after being targeted in what it called a “significant ransomware attack." The Health Service Executive said... Read more ...

Hoping for unity, GOP set to put Rep. Elise Stefanik in top House post

Hoping for unity, GOP set to put Rep. Elise Stefanik in top House post

Republicans are ready to vault New York Rep. Elise Stefanik into the ranks of the party's House leadership. Read more ...

Walmart, Target, and Starbucks are keeping mask mandates despite the CDC...

Walmart, Target, and Starbucks are keeping mask mandates despite the CDC relaxing guidance for vaccinated people. Here's how stores are responding to the new guidelines

Summary List Placement The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday relaxed guidance for mask-wearing in indoor and outdoor spaces for fully vaccinated people... Read more ...

Harvard-bound student's college essay about losing mom goes viral on TikTok

Harvard-bound student's college essay about losing mom goes viral on TikTok

A Harvard-bound student's college essay about losing her mother has gone viral on TikTok. Read more ...