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On Asia trip, Biden seeks to strengthen relationship with new South Korean leader

1 month ago   |   By NPR

President Biden is trying to shore up diplomatic and economic ties with allies like South Korea and Japan on the first trip to Asia of his presidency as he works to counter China.
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America's middle-class neighborhoods are shrinking

Americans are increasingly living in areas that are either much richer or much poorer than the regional norm. Read more ...

Weighted average cost of capital: A measure of the rate companies pay to...

WACC is one factor to consider when determining the minimum rate of return acceptable for an investment. fizkes/Getty Weighted average cost of capital is a key metric that... Read more ...

See every stock trade House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's husband has made since 2021

Paul Pelosi and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi in 2021. Samuel Corum/AFP/Getty Images Speaker Nancy Pelosi's husband is making massive stock trades as Congress mulls whether to ban... Read more ...

Senate Democrats want to beef up Medicare by closing a tax break currently...

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill on Tuesday, May 10, 2022 in Washington, DC. Kent Nishimura / Los Angeles Times via Getty... Read more ...

Is the US economy heading down, and taking the world with it?

US President Joe Biden says inflation is his number one priority - but can he do anything about it? Read more ...

Meta nudges its big VR push another step away from the Facebook legacy

Meta debuted a new way for users to log into virtual reality headsets without using their Facebook accounts. Read more ...

How GOP-led states are targeting Wall Street with ‘anti-woke' laws

How GOP-led states are targeting Wall Street with ‘anti-woke' laws

Republican-led states have unleashed a policy push to punish Wall Street for taking stances on gun control, climate change, diversity and other social issues, in a warning for... Read more ...

Bed Bath & Beyond jumps 24% as interim CEO Sue Gove buys $230,500 worth of...

Mary Meisenzahl/Insider Bed Bath & Beyond shares leaped 15% on Thursday as company insiders increased their holdings. Interim CEO Sue Gove increased her stake in the embattled... Read more ...

US Banking Channel Forecast: How shifting consumer habits and the...

Digital banking channels are celebrating increased momentum as a result of the pandemic. This digital banking behavior will likely continue to evolve, spurring banks to satisfy... Read more ...

A former employee at a major student-loan company says workers 'literally...

Rachel Mendelson/Insider A laid-off employee of student-loan company Nelnet described the process for helping borrowers. She said in her experience resources are limited, and... Read more ...