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Deceptive conservative poll on Green New Deal accidentally supports strong climate action

Deceptive conservative poll on Green New Deal accidentally supports strong climate action

43 minutes ago   |   Think Progress

The right wing media, led by Fox News, has been working overtime to misrepresent and demonize the Green New Deal and one of its chief proponents, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez...
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Why Are Corporations Hoarding Wealth Created by Workers?

1 hour ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Our economy works best when no one is left on the sidelines, and when American workers are able to fully participate in the economy they help drive, writes senator Cory Booker
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Risk of recession grows more remote

2 hours ago   |   Times Union

Colonie The chief investment officer at NBT Bank is bullish on the nation's economic outlook as inflation remains "benign" and the job market continues to thrive. NBT officials...
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Wanted: 'highest calibre' new Bank of England governor

4 hours ago   |   Reuters

UK finance minister Philip Hammond began the search for a new governor of the Bank of England on Wednesday, seeking someone to help steer the world's fifth-biggest economy, and...
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Woman killed when she falls into meat grinder at work

7 hours ago   |   Miami Herald   |   2 articles

Authorities say a woman was killed when she fell into a meat grinder at a processing plant in northern Pennsylvania. It's not clear what caused the accident at the Economy...
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DealBook Briefing: The Stock Markets Hit a Record High

8 hours ago   |   NY Times

Stock investors are looking beyond the threats of trade wars, softening economies and lackluster earnings to push the markets to new heights.
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Twitter Pop, Trump Taxes, Alphabet Drones: CEO Daily for April 24, 2019

9 hours ago   |   Fortune

Good morning. I confess to being one of the people hawking recession fears at the beginning of this year. And in fact, it seems I did the same at the beginning of last year. In...
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German business outlook darkens amid trade slowdown

10 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

An index of German business optimism fell in April as Europe's largest economy struggles with a slowdown in trade but is supported by a strong labor market. The Ifo institute...
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Kim Turns to Russia for Help as Sanctions Hurt North Korea's Economy

11 hours ago   |   Time   |   7 articles

Two months after he failed to win a badly needed easing of sanctions from President Donald Trump, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is traveling to Russia in a possible attempt...
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What's at stake as Kim Jong Un meets President Putin in Russia?

12 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera   |   7 articles

North Korean leader to meet Russian president with discussions on economy, denuclearisation likely to be on the agenda.
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An American World War II bomb caused widespread damage in a German city when...

An American World War II bomb caused widespread damage in a German city when authorities detonated it

The controlled detonation of a World War II bomb caused widespread damage in the southern German city of Regensburg on Wednesday. Some 4,500 residents were evacuated before the... Read more ...

36 of the best graduation gifts you can give to upcoming high school or...

36 of the best graduation gifts you can give to upcoming high school or college grads

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Border Patrol found a crying 3-year-old alone in a cornfield with a phone...

Border Patrol found a crying 3-year-old alone in a cornfield with a phone number written on his shoes

Border Patrol agents found a crying migrant toddler sitting alone in a cornfield on Tuesday, the Customs and Border Protection agency said. The child had his name and some... Read more ...

Kohl's Will Now Accept Amazon Returns At All Its Stores

Kohl's Will Now Accept Amazon Returns At All Its Stores

The department store is betting that easy returns will drive foot traffic to its stores. Shares of Kohl's stock spiked with the news. Read more ...

A bidding war breaks out as Occidental Petroleum makes $38 billion offer for...

A bidding war breaks out as Occidental Petroleum makes $38 billion offer for Anadarko, topping Chevron's

Anadarko Petroleum shares surged 12% on Wednesday after Occidental Petroleum made a bid for the petroleum company. The $38 billion offer tops Chevron's $33 billion bid for... Read more ...

Trump just explicitly laid out his strategy to fight the overwhelming number...

Trump just explicitly laid out his strategy to fight the overwhelming number of Democratic investigations

President Donald Trump said his administration will be "fighting all the subpoenas" House Democrats throw their way. Trump's comments come as several committees are locked in... Read more ...

More than 113,000 pounds of raw ground beef is being recalled after an E...

More than 113,000 pounds of raw ground beef is being recalled after an E. coli outbreak sickens at least 156 people across 10 states

A meat supplier is recalling 113,424 pounds of raw ground beef due to E. coli concerns . The thousands of pounds of ground beef were shipped from meat supplier K2D to... Read more ...

Amazing slo-mo replay shows just how far away and how long Damian Lillard's...

Amazing slo-mo replay shows just how far away and how long Damian Lillard's series-winning shot was in the air

Damian Lillard hit an amazing, 37-foot buzzer-beater on Tuesday to help the Portland Trail Blazers eliminate the Oklahoma City Thunder. One amazing slo-mo angle of the shot... Read more ...

Democrats are getting ready to ramp up their fight to get Trump's tax...

Democrats are getting ready to ramp up their fight to get Trump's tax returns - and it could get ugly

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has once again blown past another deadline set by Democrats on the House Ways & Means Committee requesting six years of Trump's tax... Read more ...

Theresa May survives coup attempt after Conservative officials reject early...

Theresa May survives coup attempt after Conservative officials reject early leadership election

Theresa May survives latest attempt to remove her as Conservative party leader and prime minister. Conservative MPs unhappy with her leadership had sought a rule change that... Read more ...