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Pandemic forces drug traffickers and agents to change tactics

Pandemic forces drug traffickers and agents to change tactics

1 hour ago   |   KETV

Local DEA office reports more seizures with economy opening up
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JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon doesn't expect stocks to crash anytime soon - but warns against ignoring Warren Buffett and trying to time the market

JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon doesn't expect stocks to crash anytime soon - but warns against ignoring Warren Buffett and trying to time the market

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Jamie Dimon expects a post-virus economic boom to support stock prices. The JPMorgan CEO advised heeding Warren Buffett and not trying to time the...
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With the current rental car shortage driving prices way up, Turo offers a cheaper way to rent vehicles directly from their owners. Here's what it's like to use

With the current rental car shortage driving prices way up, Turo offers a cheaper way to rent vehicles directly from their owners. Here's what it's like to use

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Though vaccine rollouts are well underway and travel is picking back up, travelers continue to seek safe vacation...
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Argentina's Economy Snaps Growth Streak, Contracting in February

8 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Argentina's economy shrank in February from January, snapping a nine-month growth streak following a historic plunge triggered by the pandemic.
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Plates made from biodegradable scraps grow edible plants

Plates made from biodegradable scraps grow edible plants

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement A company in Colombia is making eco-friendly plates out of the tops of old pineapples. And just like a pineapple top you can plant in your backyard, the...
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Billionaire investor Mike Novogratz says the record-breaking rally in crypto shows a lack of faith in the Fed - and cites central-bank uncertainty as a reason for bitcoin's latest surge

Billionaire investor Mike Novogratz says the record-breaking rally in crypto shows a lack of faith in the Fed - and cites central-bank uncertainty as a reason for bitcoin's latest surge

9 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Billionaire investor Mike Novogratz said Thursday the surge in cryptocurrencies is serving as a referendum on the perceived ability of the Federal...
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Why the post-pandemic economy will include higher prices, worse service, longer delays

10 hours ago   |   NBC News

“The reason that there are so many openings is that they do not pay a living wage," said one job seeker.
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Climate Change Could Cut World Economy by $23 Trillion in 2050

11 hours ago   |   NY Times

Poor nations would be particularly hard hit, but few would escape, Swiss Re said. The findings could influence how the industry prices insurance and invests its mammoth portfolios.
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Blackstone's Jonathan Gray says the private equity giant likes the travel, sustainability, and housing sectors amid the economic reopening

Blackstone's Jonathan Gray says the private equity giant likes the travel, sustainability, and housing sectors amid the economic reopening

11 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement In an interview with Bloomberg's Sonali Basak on Thursday, Blackstone's President and Chief Operating Officer Jonathan Gray said his firm invested in the...
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Marjorie Taylor-Greene wants Green New Deal debate with AOC after taking a week to read ‘14 page communist manifesto'

Marjorie Taylor-Greene wants Green New Deal debate with AOC after taking a week to read ‘14 page communist manifesto'

11 hours ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

Rep. Marjorie Taylor-Greene claims she will debate Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on the proposed Green New Deal, but was ridiculed for seemingly taking a week to read the “14...
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Dow tumbles 322 points after Biden plans to nearly double capital-gains tax...

Dow tumbles 322 points after Biden plans to nearly double capital-gains tax for wealthy Americans

Summary List Placement US stocks staged a sharp reversal and moved lower in Thursday afternoon trades following a Bloomberg report that President Biden is considering nearly... Read more ...

Sen. Tim Scott will deliver the GOP response to Biden's speech before a...

Sen. Tim Scott will deliver the GOP response to Biden's speech before a joint session of Congress

Summary List Placement South Carolina Rep. Tim Scott will deliver the GOP response to President Joe Biden's speech before Congress on April 28. Biden is planning to make his... Read more ...

Biden reportedly plans to nearly double the capital gains tax rate to as...

Biden reportedly plans to nearly double the capital gains tax rate to as high as 43.4% for wealthy Americans

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden plans to propose a capital gains tax rate that is nearly double the current level, according to a report from Bloomberg on... Read more ...

US mortgage rates fall below 3% for first time since February as housing...

US mortgage rates fall below 3% for first time since February as housing market cools

Summary List Placement The headline mortgage rate's plunge below 3% last year was a big deal. It added fuel to a housing market boom that continues to this day. The rate... Read more ...

Marjorie Taylor-Greene wants Green New Deal debate with AOC after taking a...

Marjorie Taylor-Greene wants Green New Deal debate with AOC after taking a week to read ‘14 page communist manifesto'

Rep. Marjorie Taylor-Greene claims she will debate Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on the proposed Green New Deal, but was ridiculed for seemingly taking a week to read the “14... Read more ...

The scientist behind Pfizer's vaccine says people will likely need a third...

The scientist behind Pfizer's vaccine says people will likely need a third COVID-19 shot along with yearly doses

Summary List Placement People are likely going to need a third dose of the COVID-19 vaccine and then annual shots, similar to the seasonal flu, said the scientist behind the... Read more ...

House passes bill giving Washington, DC statehood

House passes bill giving Washington, DC statehood

Summary List Placement The House of Representatives passed a bill along party lines on Thursday that would make Washington, DC the nation's 51st state. The legislation, known... Read more ...

Russia suddenly says it's pulling back troops from Ukraine's borders after...

Russia suddenly says it's pulling back troops from Ukraine's borders after weeks of tensions and fears of an invasion

Summary List Placement Russia on Thursday abruptly announced it's pulling troops back from Ukraine's borders, just one day after President Vladimir Putin warned that anyone who... Read more ...

The CDC finds no safety risks for pregnant people who get the Pfizer and...

The CDC finds no safety risks for pregnant people who get the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines

Summary List Placement The Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines don't seem to pose any serious risk during pregnancy, according to a preliminary study using data from the US... Read more ...

A SPAC backed by an LA Dodgers co-owner will take online ticket reseller...

A SPAC backed by an LA Dodgers co-owner will take online ticket reseller Vivid Seats public at a $2 billion valuation

Summary List Placement A blank check company backed by Los Angeles Dodgers co-owner Todd Boehly announced Thursday that it is taking online ticket marketplace Vivid Seats... Read more ...