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A top GOP lawmaker staunchly opposed to Biden's student-loan forgiveness policies pledges to make 'oversight a priority' if selected to lead the House education committee

13 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Rep. Virginia Foxx, R-N.C., speaks during a news conference with other House Republican members in Washington on Tuesday, March 9, 2021. Caroline Brehman/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via...
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December 8 is this year's Latina Equal Pay Day, or the day Latina workers finally earn what white men made in just 2021

13 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

JGI/Tom Grill/Getty Images Latina Equal Pay Day is December 8. That means it takes Latinas almost all of 2022 to make what non-Hispanic white men made in just 2021. Latinas...
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Stocks rise on Wall Street, but remain lower for the week

17 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

By DAMIAN J. TROISE NEW YORK - Stocks rose in morning trading on Wall Street Thursday, but remain lower for the week after five straight losses. The S&P 500 rose 0.9% as of...
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A conservative group that blocked student-loan forgiveness wants the Supreme Court to take it up as the second case on the matter, arguing that 'Congress never could have fathomed' Biden would cancel student debt using the law that he did

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

President Joe Biden. NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP via Getty Images A conservative group that blocked Biden's student-debt relief asked SCOTUS to take on the case. This is in addition to...
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US stocks climb as the S&P 500 looks to snap its 5-day losing streak

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Specialist Geoffrey Friedman reacts to the Dow Jones industrials average passing 17,000 on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange July 3, 2014. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid US...
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Russia's central bank just issued a warning about 'new economic shocks,' and it shows the new $60/barrel cap on oil is working

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

President Vladimir Putin's partial mobilization of men for the Ukraine war hit the Russian economy briefly, but it has since overcome the slump, said the Bank of Russia...
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Wall Street points higher ahead of jobs and inflation data

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Wall Street pointed higher in premarket trading Thursday ahead of employment and inflation data that may offer hints about how aggressive the Federal Reserve's next move will...
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The Leaders Financing the Planet's Future

2 hours ago   |   Time

Understanding climate change requires wrapping your head around some crazy financial figures. To transition the global economy away from fossil fuels, governments, financiers...
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Biden approval, views of economy steady, sour: AP-NORC poll

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

By HANNAH FINGERHUT WASHINGTON - Fresh off his party's better-than-anticipated performance in the midterm elections, President Joe Biden is facing consistent but critical...
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Here's what a 2023 recession could mean for entrepreneurs and how they can prepare

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Business owners can prepare now for a 2023 recession. JGI Jamie Grill/ Getty Images If we're heading into a recession, entrepreneurs will have to prepare their businesses...
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Alex Jones, who mocked Sandy Hook families and swore they'd never be paid...

InfoWars founder Alex Jones speaks to the media outside Waterbury Superior Court in in Waterbury, Connecticut, during his trial on September 21, 2022. oe Buglewicz/Getty... Read more ...