Stimulus

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn warns a market crisis is brewing, says bitcoin may be an inflation hedge, and reflects on his Apple and Netflix bets in a new interview. Here are the 7 best quotes

6 days ago   |   Business Insider

Carl Icahn. REUTERS/Chip East Carl Icahn warned federal stimulus is fueling inflation and will eventually cause a market crisis. The activist investor hasn't bought bitcoin...
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World leaders promised a green recovery. They got a brown one instead

World leaders promised a green recovery. They got a brown one instead

6 days ago   |   Politico

Governments in rich countries pledged last year to spend trillions of dollars to rescue their economies from the trough of the pandemic - and to channel that gusher of cash in...
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Joe Manchin Doesn't Like What Joe Biden Is Doing

6 days ago   |   NY Times

Why is that?
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US futures get a lift from robust earnings, despite inflation and Evergrande fears

6 days ago   |   Business Insider

Traders have been cheered by earnings but are still concerned about inflation. Brendan McDermid/Reuters US futures edged higher on Tuesday after the benchmark indices climbed...
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A regional Fed analysis suggests Biden's stimulus is temporarily stoking inflation

7 days ago   |   NY Times

The American Rescue Plan could be pushing inflation up slightly and temporarily, a Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco analysis said.
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Brace for market volatility if the Fed pulls back on stimulus and the liquidity wave breaks, El-Erian says

7 days ago   |   Business Insider

Mohamed El-Erian. YouTube / TEDx Talks Mohamed El-Erian said the "wonderful world" of low market volatility may soon end. The well-known economist said the Fed needs to "ease...
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Nearly 3 million people have signed a petition demanding that Congress issue a fourth stimulus check

8 days ago   |   Business Insider

Protesters rally demanding economic relief during the coronavirus pandemic in New York City on August 5, 2020. Angela Weiss/AFP via Getty Images A Change.org petition calling...
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'Big Short' investor Michael Burry discussed his iconic bet against the housing bubble and foreshadowed his GameStop bet in a 2010 interview. Here are the 14 best quotes

8 days ago   |   Business Insider

Michael Burry. Jim Spellman/Getty Images Michael Burry has been warning of mass speculation, excessive stimulus, and a looming crash. "The Big Short" investor expressed many of...
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Manchin is putting Biden's child tax credit on the chopping block, digging in on who should qualify

9 days ago   |   Business Insider

President Joe Biden. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP Democrats want to extend the child tax credit as part of their social spending bill. Manchin has led a push to impose a work...
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Fourth Stimulus Check: Is Another Relief Payment Coming Soon?

10 days ago   |   CBS

The pandemic continues well after COVID first shut down the economy. The Delta variant is still causing positive cases, and President Biden has instituted stronger efforts to...
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Manhattan DA investigating Leon Black over sex assault accusations: report

Manhattan DA investigating Leon Black over sex assault accusations: report

The Manhattan District Attorney's Office has reportedly opened a criminal probe into billionaire Leon Black over allegations he raped two models. Read more ...

Judge halts sale of land containing Black graves: 'The deceased have been...

A Maryland judge on Monday ruled in favor of a community coalition attempting to thwart the sale of an apartment complex in suburban Washington, D.C. Read more ...

Civil rights pioneer seeks expungement of '55 arrest record

MONTGOMERY, Ala. - Months before Rosa Parks became the mother of the modern civil rights movement by refusing to move to the back of a segregated Alabama bus, Black teenager... Read more ...

Astros' Lance McCullers Jr. ruled out for World Series

Astros' Lance McCullers Jr. ruled out for World Series

HOUSTON -Lance McCullers Jr. won't pitch for the Astros this series. Arguably Houston's best pitcher was finally ruled out on Monday after he suffered a strained elbow during... Read more ...

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Fantasy Waiver Wire Week 8: Deshaun Watson, Allen Lazard among top free agent pickups

Deshaun Watson is seeking a trade, while Allen Lazard is due more targets with Davante Adams out. Both will be among the top Week 8 fantasy waiver wire pickups. See more... Read more ...

Astros vs. Braves odds, predictions, record & more to know for 2021 World Series

Astros vs. Braves odds, predictions, record & more to know for 2021 World Series

How will the Braves-Astros World Series play out? Let's take a look. Read more ...

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What time is the World Series tonight? TV schedule, channel to watch Astros vs. Braves Game 1

Here's all the information you need to watch Astros vs. Braves in Game 1 of the World Series, including the start time and a complete TV schedule for the 2021 Fall Classic. Read more ...

After Merkel, Europe Will Be Led By No One

There is a vacuum at the bloc's heart. Read more ...

Severe weather leaves trees snapped and thousands without power in Santa...

Severe weather leaves trees snapped and thousands without power in Santa Cruz Mountains

Thousands of people across the Central Coast were left without power following a powerful storm of heavy rain and high winds. Read more ...

Ryan Strome returns to ice for Rangers after bout with COVID-19

Ryan Strome returns to ice for Rangers after bout with COVID-19

Ryan Strome cleared the remainder of the NHL's COVID-19 protocols and returned to the Rangers lineup against the Flames on Monday night at Madison Square Garden. Read more ...