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President Trump Says Sudan to Be Removed From U.S. List of State Sponsors of Terrorism

14 hours ago   |   Time   |   7 articles

President Donald Trump on Monday said Sudan will be removed from the U.S. list of state sponsors of terrorism if it follows through on its pledge to pay $335 million to...
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Black homeowners pay $13K more for home loans: study

17 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

Black homeowners in the U.S. are paying thousands of dollars more for mortgage payments than their white counterparts, according to a new study. The report, co-authored by MIT...
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U.S. to Sign Limited Trade Deal With Brazil

17 hours ago   |   NY Times

The new pact is expected to ease trade barriers, strengthen regulation and crack down on corruption.
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China just became the first country to grow its economy after Covid-19. What lessons can the U.S. learn?

18 hours ago   |   NBC News

The IMF estimated China's GDP will grow by 1.9 percent for all of 2020, the only major economy to inch back into positive territory in a year that saw economies around the...
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BANK OF AMERICA: Buy these 6 financial-sector stocks that offer the most attractive risk-reward combo as the economy improves

BANK OF AMERICA: Buy these 6 financial-sector stocks that offer the most attractive risk-reward combo as the economy improves

18 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement One of the most economically sensitive - or cyclical - stock market sectors is financials. This is because companies in the group are impacted by factors...
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Airline shares jump after TSA screenings topped 1 million, a 7-month high

19 hours ago   |   CNBC

U.S. airline stocks rose sharply on Monday after airport screenings topped 1 million in a single day.
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Canada-U.S. Border To Remain Closed For Another Month Amid Rising Coronavirus Cases

19 hours ago   |   Forbes

The news comes as both countries see spikes in coronavirus cases.
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Tax Officials Investigate Euro Pacific Bank in Puerto Rico

20 hours ago   |   NY Times

Tax enforcers from five nations are investigating Euro Pacific Bank, which operates in a U.S. territory criticized in the past for its lax financial regulation.
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Chicago named the ‘rattiest' city in U.S. for sixth consecutive year by Orkin

20 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

“Rats have taken to the streets of Chicago, yet again,” Orkin wrote in its announcement.
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Big Chocolate's child-labor problem is still far from fixed

20 hours ago   |   Fortune

As Americans stock up on chocolates for Halloween this month, they might want to consider this grim statistic: About 1.56 million children-many as young as five-are engaged in...
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Economics Lessons From The Pandemic

Economics Lessons From The Pandemic

Since COVID-19 hit our shores, economists have been crunching data to see how it's affecting our economy. (Image credit: Michael Ciaglo/Getty Images) Read more ...

It Pays To Be An Apprentice: 63% More

It Pays To Be An Apprentice: 63% More

Participants in an apprenticeship program that matches employers with community colleges were able to earn substantially more after one year than their peers at community... Read more ...

Air Travel High: TSA Screens 1 Million For First Time Since March

Air Travel High: TSA Screens 1 Million For First Time Since March

The agency screened more than one million travelers at airport security checkpoints Sunday, the most since the start of the pandemic. But the modest air travel increase may be... Read more ...

Senate panel delays vote to subpoena Twitter, Facebook CEOs as some...

Senate panel delays vote to subpoena Twitter, Facebook CEOs as some Republicans waver

The Senate Judiciary Committee on Monday postponed plans to vote on subpoenas to compel the CEOs of Twitter and Facebook to testify on allegations of anti-conservative bias... Read more ...

Trump ties Fauci to Biden - to Biden's delight

Trump ties Fauci to Biden - to Biden's delight

President Donald Trump and Joe Biden agree on one thing: The Democratic nominee trusts Anthony Fauci. Trump ridiculed Biden during a campaign rally on Monday afternoon in... Read more ...

US stocks climb on investor hopes for stimulus ahead of Tuesday deadline

US stocks climb on investor hopes for stimulus ahead of Tuesday deadline

Summary List Placement US stocks gained as investors maintained optimism for Democrats and Republicans to pass fresh stimulus ahead of the November elections. House Speaker... Read more ...

Apple launched an MTV-style live-streaming channel featuring exclusive music...

Apple launched an MTV-style live-streaming channel featuring exclusive music videos and interviews

Summary List Placement Apple is launching a 24-hour music video station that will be free for users in the US. Apple Music TV will feature exclusives including new music videos... Read more ...

President Trump reportedly slammed Anthony Fauci as 'a disaster' in a...

President Trump reportedly slammed Anthony Fauci as 'a disaster' in a campaign phone call

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump on Monday blasted Dr. Anthony Fauci, the top US infectious disease expert, calling him a "disaster" in a campaign phone call... Read more ...

The US charged 6 Russian hackers with a string of 'destructive' cyberattacks...

The US charged 6 Russian hackers with a string of 'destructive' cyberattacks that shut down hospitals in Pennsylvania, crippled Ukraine's power grid, and targeted the Olympics and French elections

Summary List Placement Federal prosecutors accused six Russian government officials of orchestrating widespread cyberattacks that targeted Russia's perceived enemies across the... Read more ...

US exceeds 1 million daily air travelers for the first time since March

US exceeds 1 million daily air travelers for the first time since March

Summary List Placement When the COVID-19 pandemic hit the US in March, it brought air travel to a near standstill. But US air travel hit an important milestone on Sunday, the... Read more ...