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US hits second largest deficit ever at $2.77 trillion after 2 years of pandemic spending

US hits second largest deficit ever at $2.77 trillion after 2 years of pandemic spending

2 days ago   |   RT   |   4 articles

The US budget deficit totaled $2.77 trillion for fiscal year 2021, falling just short of the previous year's record-breaking numbers, but still in line with the massive...
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Despite Supply Chain Issues, Holiday Spending Expected To Be On Par With Last Year, Survey Finds

2 days ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Consumers plan to spend an average of nearly $1,000 for themselves and their families this holiday season, according to a survey from the National Retail...
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‘Wind not blowing this year!' Boom Bust looks at how climate policies relate to the global energy crunch

‘Wind not blowing this year!' Boom Bust looks at how climate policies relate to the global energy crunch

2 days ago   |   RT

While nations across the world are pledging to move away from fossil fuels toward renewables, energy prices continue to surge. The crisis could leave tens of millions of...
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Watch Now: Renters are still struggling

Watch Now: Renters are still struggling

3 days ago   |   Arizona Daily Star

The nation may be on the rebound with the economy, but for millions of renters, things are getting worse. The aid promised to renters at the beginning of the pandemic has yet...
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Fourth Stimulus Check: Will You See Another Relief Payment?

3 days ago   |   CBS

The pandemic continues well after COVID first shut down the economy last year. The Delta variant is still causing positive cases, albeit at a reduced rate, and President Biden...
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Are you prepared for the universal supply chain chaos? Keiser Report wants to know

Are you prepared for the universal supply chain chaos? Keiser Report wants to know

3 days ago   |   RT

Max and Stacy discuss the sudden repricing of everything, including risk and money, which has been forming since the global financial crisis of 2008-2009. This is one reason...
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The future of money is ABSOLUTELY digital, expert tells Boom Bust

The future of money is ABSOLUTELY digital, expert tells Boom Bust

3 days ago   |   RT

Bitcoin smashed an all-time high just one day after launching its first futures contract on the New York Stock Exchange. At the same time, global central banks are considering...
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2000-2004: Women earn 76.9% of men's wages

2000-2004: Women earn 76.9% of men's wages

4 days ago   |   Arizona Daily Star

The gap narrowed only very slightly from the late '90s to the early '00s. While the economy continued to grow, that growth did not translate to better wages for most...
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Climate change is bad for your health. And plans to boost economies may make it worse

Climate change is bad for your health. And plans to boost economies may make it worse

4 days ago   |   NPR

A Lancet medical journal report finds that human-caused climate change is worsening human health in just about every measurable way. It calls for more urgent action from world...
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Biden faces grim polling numbers as just 37% approve of job performance & his support among Independents crumbles

Biden faces grim polling numbers as just 37% approve of job performance & his support among Independents crumbles

4 days ago   |   RT

President Joe Biden is struggling in his approval ratings among Americans yet again, with new polling showing half disapprove of the job he's doing, alongside a significant...
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Proposed mine tests UK climate efforts ahead of UN meeting

A proposal to dig a new coal mine in northern England is dividing the British government just as it prepares to host a major climate conference Read more ...

Japan's ruling party has setback in preview of Sunday's vote

Japan's governing party has split two parliamentary seats in byelections seen as a major test of its support ahead of a national vote next Sunday Read more ...

How Pakistan finally ended its World Cup drought against India

Pakistan's 10-wicket win over neighbours marked the first time it beat India in a World Cup match. Read more ...

All of Santa Cruz County under an areal flood advisory: NWS

All of Santa Cruz County under an areal flood advisory: NWS

Sunday night, an areal flood advisory was issued until a.m. for all Santa Cruz County due to heavy rainfall. Read more ...

Warrant: Baldwin was 'practicing' with gun

'Rust' producers told its cast and crew Sunday, 'Our hearts are with all of you' Read more ...

Inexperienced arms will be Astros' key to World Series this time

Inexperienced arms will be Astros' key to World Series this time

For 2021, manager Dusty Baker announced Sunday at Minute Maid Park, it'll be Framber Valdez against the Braves. Read more ...

South Korea's leader vows final push for talks with North

South Korea's leader vows final push for talks with North

South Korea's president says he'll keep striving to promote peace with North Korea through dialogue until the end of his term next May. Read more ...

Evergrande EV unit soars after chairman prioritised that business

Stock rose on the news that the group would make its EV unit its primary business, instead of its real estate one. Read more ...

Sudanese Officials Detained by Military Amid Fears of a Coup

Demonstrators filled the streets, burning tires and chanting slogans in the capital, Khartoum, and there was a “significant disruption” to the internet. Read more ...

Snoop Dogg announces the death of his mother Beverly Tate

Snoop Dogg announces the death of his mother Beverly Tate

Snoop Dogg's mother, Beverly Tate, has died - the rap legend revealed in a series of Sunday social media posts. Read more ...