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Big Business's Undisclosed Climate Crisis Plans

10 hours ago   |   NY Times

Companies know the U.S. economy's large exposure to climate threats. Regulators can make them show their cards.
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Lockdowns are fading, but GOP outrage isn't in campaigns

13 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

AUSTIN, Texas - When the coronavirus pandemic slammed the U.S. economy this spring, Dallas salon owner Shelley Luther became an overnight symbol of rebellion against lockdown...
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Hype beasts, the ‘Yeezy' problem, and $950 cassette tapes: How crypto startup Zora is helping musicians create new revenue streams

Hype beasts, the ‘Yeezy' problem, and $950 cassette tapes: How crypto startup Zora is helping musicians create new revenue streams

15 hours ago   |   Fortune

Andre Anjos, known to his fans as RAC, won a Grammy for his 2017 remix of the song “Tearing Me Up,” but this success has not made it easy for the Portland musician to make a...
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Joe Biden's plan would create 7 million more jobs than Trump, according to one economic forecast

Joe Biden's plan would create 7 million more jobs than Trump, according to one economic forecast

16 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden's economic agenda would lead to 7 million more jobs created compared to President Donald Trump's, according...
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Housing in the US has not been able to keep up with buyer demand over the past decade

Housing in the US has not been able to keep up with buyer demand over the past decade

18 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Amid the pandemic, housing has been one area of the economy that has been doing relatively well as reflected by a rise in both builder confidence and...
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Rally to End Virus Restrictions at Governor Baker's Home

Rally to End Virus Restrictions at Governor Baker's Home

18 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

SWAMPSCOTT, MA: September 26, 2020: Dozens gathered for a rally organized by the Super Happy Fun America group outside the home of Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker calling...
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Brexit 'endgame' will see a last-minute compromise between the UK and EU - boosting equities and the pound, one top strategist says

Brexit 'endgame' will see a last-minute compromise between the UK and EU - boosting equities and the pound, one top strategist says

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement A Brexit "endgame" may force a last-minute trade agreement between the UK and European Union, a chief strategist said on Thursday. "There is so much at...
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'Expect more stock-market weakness': A Wall Street strategist lays out how investors' most-trusted defenses against crashes are failing them at a critical time

'Expect more stock-market weakness': A Wall Street strategist lays out how investors' most-trusted defenses against crashes are failing them at a critical time

20 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Even the most ardent stock-market bulls cannot deny that even if their views play out, the path ahead will be a challenging one. In recent weeks, the...
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Russian ruble is one of the most attractive emerging market currencies in post-pandemic world - Goldman Sachs

Russian ruble is one of the most attractive emerging market currencies in post-pandemic world - Goldman Sachs

20 hours ago   |   RT

Goldman Sachs analysts have named the Russian ruble as one of their three top picks for emerging market currencies to back once the panic over the coronavirus pandemic...
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Trade, Structural Transformation, and Growth

1 day ago   |   The World Economy

Abstract This paper analyzes a simple model of a small economy with agricultural and nonagricultural sectors to study how opening to international trade affects structural...
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Trump spent more than $70,000 to style his hair when he was on 'The...

Trump spent more than $70,000 to style his hair when he was on 'The Apprentice' and wrote it off as a business expense: NYT

Summary List Placement SEE ALSO: Trump paid just $750 in federal income taxes in 2016 and 2017, according to tax returns obtained by the New York Times Read more ...

Former Trump campaign manager Brad Parscale hospitalized after threatening...

Former Trump campaign manager Brad Parscale hospitalized after threatening to harm himself, Fort Lauderdale police say

Summary List Placement Former Trump campaign manager Brad Parscale was taken to the hospital after attempting suicide on Sunday, Fort Lauderdale police said. The Fort... Read more ...

Democrats and Republicans clash over whether Amy Coney Barrett should recuse...

Democrats and Republicans clash over whether Amy Coney Barrett should recuse herself from election decisions if confirmed to the Supreme Court

Summary List Placement Democratic Senator Cory Booker on Sunday said he plans to meet with President Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Judge Amy Coney Barrett, and see if she's... Read more ...

TikTok fate in the balance as judge weighs app store ban

TikTok fate in the balance as judge weighs app store ban

NEW YORK - Lawyers for TikTok pleaded with a U.S. federal judge on Sunday to delay the Trump Administration's ban of the popular video sharing program from app stores set to... Read more ...

Trump says he's 'strongly demanding' Biden is drug tested ahead of their...

Trump says he's 'strongly demanding' Biden is drug tested ahead of their first presidential debate

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump on Sunday said is "strongly demanding" the Democratic nominee Joe Biden take a drug test ahead of this week's first presidential... Read more ...

2 major national polls show Joe Biden holding consistent leads over...

2 major national polls show Joe Biden holding consistent leads over President Trump

Summary List Placement Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden maintains a sizable but steady lead over President Donald Trump in the 2020 election, according to two national... Read more ...

A Black fourth grader was suspended for having a BB gun visible in his...

A Black fourth grader was suspended for having a BB gun visible in his online class

Summary List Placement A Louisiana school suspended and nearly expelled a fourth-grader for unintentionally showing a BB gun during his virtual class. Ka Mauri Harrison, a... Read more ...

Amy Coney Barrett's expected nomination means a more conservative Supreme...

Amy Coney Barrett's expected nomination means a more conservative Supreme Court is primed to weaken or nix Roe v. Wade. Here are 18 abortion cases in the pipeline to the high court

Summary List Placement Roe v. Wade could soon be history. Much of it anyway, as Republicans eye the real possibility of a 6-3 conservative majority Supreme Court that could... Read more ...

Amazon Prime Day will be two days this year, on October 13 and October 14

Amazon Prime Day will be two days this year, on October 13 and October 14

Summary List Placement Amazon is splitting Prime Day between October 13 and 14 this year. The online retail giant announced its new dates for Prime Day a few months after the... Read more ...

Trump has lost more than $315 million on his golf courses over the last 20...

Trump has lost more than $315 million on his golf courses over the last 20 years, bombshell report finds

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump has lost $315.6 million since 2000 from the 15 golf courses he owns in the US, Scotland, and Ireland, The New York Times reported... Read more ...