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Uncertainty over output gap and structural-balance estimates remains elevated

12 hours ago   |   Bruegel

The European fiscal framework involves a complex set of rules and indicators. An important indicator is the so-called structural balance of the general government, which aims...
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Consumer Headlines: Update on Target outages and debt relief for ITT students

12 hours ago   |   ABC

A follow-up on the outages that affected Target customers over the weekend...
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Mario Draghi Saved the Euro. Will His Successor Be Equally Committed?

1 day ago   |   NY Times

The exiting president of the E.C.B. famously vowed to do “whatever it takes” to preserve the eurozone currency. It is unclear whether whoever follows him can be counted on to...
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Fighting school lunch debt through lemonade stands

Fighting school lunch debt through lemonade stands

1 day ago   |   KOAT

Two elementary school students are looking to give back to their school using their lemonade skills
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The next government shutdown is on the wing, and this time it comes with a debt ceiling threat

The next government shutdown is on the wing, and this time it comes with a debt ceiling threat

1 day ago   |   Think Progress

Congress is drawing closer to the moment where they'll need to reset the “Number of days since the threat of a government shutdown” sign back to zero. And as an added bonus...
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9 mind-blowing facts about the millennial housing market

9 mind-blowing facts about the millennial housing market

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

For millennials, the housing market looks a lot different than it did for their parents and grandparents. Rising housing costs and mounting student debt have led millennials to...
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Sam Zell settles lawsuit over Tribune leveraged-buyout ‘deal from hell'

3 days ago   |   Los Angeles Times

More than a decade after Tribune Co. went private in a leveraged buyout that saddled the Los Angeles Times' then-owner with $13 billion in debt and led to its bankruptcy, Sam...
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Inside the NRA's finances: Deepening debt, increased spending on legal fees - and cuts to gun training

3 days ago   |   The Washington Post

The gun rights organization, which saw a boost in revenue in 2018, spent
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Dynamics of FII flows and stock market returns in a major developing country: How does economic uncertainty matter?

3 days ago   |   The World Economy

Abstract We apply the wavelet coherency and phase difference methodology to explore the nature of the relationship and the direction of causality between foreign institutional...
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How Secured Credit Cards Can Build, or Rebuild, Your Credit

3 days ago   |   NY Times

The cards, used mainly by consumers who have little credit history or a poor one, haven't been widely adopted. Amazon is now offering one.
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US Sending 1,000 More Troops To Middle East Amid Iran Tensions

US Sending 1,000 More Troops To Middle East Amid Iran Tensions

The United States is sending 1,000 additional troops to the Middle East as tensions with Iran continue to rise after recent attacks on two oil tankers, which the U.S. says were... Read more ...

Gloria Vanderbilt's most iconic quotes on life, death and style

Gloria Vanderbilt's most iconic quotes on life, death and style

The fashion legend, socialite and artist died Monday at the age of 95. Read more ...

Supreme Court Hands Democrats A Win On Racial Gerrymandering In Virginia

Supreme Court Hands Democrats A Win On Racial Gerrymandering In Virginia

Eleven legislative districts in Virginia were declared to be sorted by race and were redrawn. The court's decision Monday left that in place. Read more ...

Supreme Court sides with Oregon bakery that refused to make cake for...

Supreme Court sides with Oregon bakery that refused to make cake for same-sex wedding

The court's decision puts off a major case for next term and allows the issue to further percolate in the courts below. Read more ...

Bodies of missing mother, 3-year-old son found after father arrested for murder

Bodies of missing mother, 3-year-old son found after father arrested for murder

An autopsy found the mother's cause of death was a single gunshot to the head, while additional testing will determine how her 3-year-old son died. Read more ...

2 Shot, 2 Arrested In Shooting Near Massive Raptors Parade In Toronto

2 Shot, 2 Arrested In Shooting Near Massive Raptors Parade In Toronto

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was in attendance at the celebration for the NBA champions when the shots rang out near Nathan Phillips Square. Read more ...

Man shot in gunfire exchange outside Dallas federal courthouse dies

Man shot in gunfire exchange outside Dallas federal courthouse dies

Witnesses and authorities say a masked gunman opened fire on a federal courthouse in downtown Dallas Monday morning before being fatally shot in an exchange of gunfire with... Read more ...

The tree thought to have inspired Dr. Seuss' 'The Lorax' has fallen

The tree thought to have inspired Dr. Seuss' 'The Lorax' has fallen

The tree was estimated to be about 80 to 100 years old. Read more ...

Gloria Vanderbilt, iconic fashion designer and socialite, dies at age 95

Gloria Vanderbilt, iconic fashion designer and socialite, dies at age 95

The American artist, author, actress, fashion designer, heiress and socialite was born in 1924. Read more ...

Trump: ICE to start removing ‘millions' of ‘illegal aliens'

Trump: ICE to start removing ‘millions' of ‘illegal aliens'

President Trump said on Monday that the Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agency will start to remove from the United States millions of immigrants who have entered the... Read more ...