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Future Of Downtown Minneapolis Looking Up, New Economic Numbers Show

14 minutes ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - New numbers show things are looking up for the downtown Minneapolis economy. Between COVID-19 and civil unrest, the city has seen an unprecedented exodus of...
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As the U.S. economy restarts from the pandemic, parts of it are severely broken

2 hours ago   |   CNBC

Manufacturers are struggling to catch up with a jolt in demand amid supply crunches in components and raw materials
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Cuomo touts Javits expansion, says 12- to 15-year-olds could start getting Pfizer COVID shot by Thursday

2 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

“As the economy is reopening and crowds are regathering, we have the place for them to come at the new Javits Center," said Cuomo.
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Company After Company Reporting Record Profits As U.S. Economy Reopens

2 hours ago   |   NPR

Many companies have been racking up record sales and profits so far this year. Their earnings are shattering expectations.
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Stimulus Check Update: Is A Fourth Relief Payment Coming?

2 hours ago   |   CBS

A possible fourth stimulus check remains up for discussion, with the third round of economic relief payments almost complete. Over 164 million payments of up to $1,400 per...
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Fed's Bullard says 'it's too early to talk taper' while the pandemic continues

3 hours ago   |   CNBC

St. Louis Fed President James Bullard acknowledged the progress the economy has made but said it's still not time to ease back the throttle on policy.
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Cathie Wood sees inflation rising in the near term, but says 'innovation-based deflation' will keep rising costs in check in coming years

Cathie Wood sees inflation rising in the near term, but says 'innovation-based deflation' will keep rising costs in check in coming years

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Cathie Wood sat down for Ark Invest's monthly mARKet update webinar on Tuesday and said she isn't concerned about inflation or rising interest rates. The...
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How Biden's stimulus could cause some large companies to raise wages and bring childcare to the forefront

How Biden's stimulus could cause some large companies to raise wages and bring childcare to the forefront

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The picture of American employment - and unemployment - is a confusing one right now. Some employers say there's a rampant labor shortage in sectors of...
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Job openings soar to highest level on record

Job openings soar to highest level on record

4 hours ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - U.S. employers posted a record number of available jobs in March, illustrating starkly the desperation of businesses trying to find new workers as the country...
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VCs have started investing in social media stars as if they are startups and Slow Ventures has dedicated $20 million to fund them

VCs have started investing in social media stars as if they are startups and Slow Ventures has dedicated $20 million to fund them

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement "It's finally time," said Sam Lessin, a general partner at Slow Ventures. In a way, he's been waiting years for this moment. Over the last two decades...
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Carvana sells used cars online so you can skip the dealership and have the...

Carvana sells used cars online so you can skip the dealership and have the car delivered right to your door

Summary List Placement Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Used car sales account for roughly 70% of all vehicles sold in the United States each year, but the process of... Read more ...

Former Republican congressman says Kevin McCarthy will do anything 'short of...

Former Republican congressman says Kevin McCarthy will do anything 'short of throwing his mother under the bus' to become House speaker

Summary List Placement Former Republican congressman Paul Mitchell said that House Republican leader Kevin McCarthy is backing Rep. Liz Cheney's removal from leadership because... Read more ...

Donald Trump asked the Secret Service to get 'these fat guys off my detail'...

Donald Trump asked the Secret Service to get 'these fat guys off my detail' because 'they can't run down the street,' according to new book

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump has never been shy to share his opinions on anyone's physique, and Secret Service agents are reportedly no exception. In a... Read more ...

Job openings soar to highest level on record

Job openings soar to highest level on record

WASHINGTON - U.S. employers posted a record number of available jobs in March, illustrating starkly the desperation of businesses trying to find new workers as the country... Read more ...

Two NYC mayoral candidates think the median home in Brooklyn sells for less...

Two NYC mayoral candidates think the median home in Brooklyn sells for less than $100,000. Only Yang guessed correctly

Summary List Placement A pair of Democratic New York City mayoral candidates offered drastically low estimates when asked about the median housing price in... Read more ...

Job openings hit a record high in March - showing the gap between job...

Job openings hit a record high in March - showing the gap between job postings and hirings was huge even before April's jobs report

Summary List Placement Job openings grew to record highs in the US in March amid continued vaccination and fresh stimulus. The data shows businesses reopening along with the... Read more ...

Discover Bank review: Competitive interest rates with 24/7 live customer service

Discover Bank review: Competitive interest rates with 24/7 live customer service

Table of Contents: Masthead StickySummary List Placement This post was last reviewed and updated on May 11, 2021. Discover Online Savings Account Overall bank... Read more ...

Children aged 12 to 15 could start getting Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine as soon...

Children aged 12 to 15 could start getting Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine as soon as Thursday, FDA official says

Summary List Placement Children aged 12 to 15 could be able to get a COVID-19 vaccine as early as Thursday, a US Food and Drug Administration official said. The FDA expanded... Read more ...

Victoria's Secret is no longer up for sale. Instead, owner L Brands will...

Victoria's Secret is no longer up for sale. Instead, owner L Brands will spin off the lingerie giant into a separate company

Summary List Placement Victoria's Secret is not up for sale anymore, The New York Times first reported . Victoria's Secret owner L Brands will instead spin off the lingerie... Read more ...

Tesla has scrapped plans to expand its Shanghai Model 3 factory, and will...

Tesla has scrapped plans to expand its Shanghai Model 3 factory, and will slow production in China because of US-Beijing tensions, according to a report

Summary List Placement Tesla no longer intends to buy land to increase capacity at its Shanghai factory, Reuters reported . Tesla also plans a general slowdown in China-based... Read more ...