Inflation

Kiddie pools are the new Instagram status symbol and are being resold on Ebay for over 300% their original value

Kiddie pools are the new Instagram status symbol and are being resold on Ebay for over 300% their original value

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Instagram influencers have launched a new, socially distant summer trend: inflatable pools. Inflatable and aboveground pools are sold out at Home Depot and are in low stock at...
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Georgia mom paralyzed after freak accident on inflatable waterslide

Georgia mom paralyzed after freak accident on inflatable waterslide

5 hours ago   |   New York Post

A Georgia mother is paralyzed from the chest down after a freak accident on an inflatable waterslide during a Memorial Day weekend get-together. Valerie Feske, 37, of Richmond...
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The Trump administration won't release an official economic projection for the first time in decades as the US grapples with a historic downturn

The Trump administration won't release an official economic projection for the first time in decades as the US grapples with a historic downturn

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The Trump administration is opting against publishing an economic forecast that would almost certainly illustrate sharp reductions in growth and high unemployment ahead of the...
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Bad state data hides coronavirus threat as Trump pushes reopening

Bad state data hides coronavirus threat as Trump pushes reopening

12 hours ago   |   Politico

Federal and state officials across the country have altered or hidden public health data crucial to tracking the coronavirus' spread, hindering the ability to detect a surge of...
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Should We Fear Post-Pandemic Inflation?

12 hours ago   |   NY Times

It's not the biggest thing to be worrying about right now, and in fact it could wind up being a sign of success.
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Float away the day on an inflatable game table

Float away the day on an inflatable game table

1 day ago   |   WESH

You'll never want to get out of the water. 🃏
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Cryptocurrency is coming for social networks

1 day ago   |   Fortune

There is an image I cannot get out of my mind. It is of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg telling a plucky employee in a giant inflatable Pikachu costume that Facebook “is not a...
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Niger lost $120 mln in arms deals over three years - govt audit

1 day ago   |   National Post

NIAMEY - Almost 40% of the $312 million Niger spent on defense procurement contracts over the last three years was lost through inflated costs or materiel that was not...
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Citgo sues Miami firm over millions lost in Venezuela fraud

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio

MIAMI - When the U.S. recognized Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó as the nation's rightful leader last year it did more than just trigger a bitter feud with socialist...
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Men tried to hawk millions of masks at inflated rates amid pandemic: feds

Men tried to hawk millions of masks at inflated rates amid pandemic: feds

2 days ago   |   New York Post

A California attorney and an Arizona businessman tried to broker the sale of millions of masks at a massive mark-up to exploit the shortage of personal protective equipment...
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Trump signs executive order threatening social media companies after Twitter...

Trump signs executive order threatening social media companies after Twitter fact-checked his tweets

President Donald Trump signed an executive order Thursday seeking to crack down on social media companies over allegations of bias against conservatives. The move comes two... Read more ...

Man says he broke into a bank to heat up Hot Pockets in a break room microwave

Man says he broke into a bank to heat up Hot Pockets in a break room microwave

A man broke into a Wells Fargo Bank in San Diego early Wednesday, but he says it's not for the reason most might expect. Read more ...

Dr. Fauci: Second wave of COVID-19 can be avoided

Dr. Fauci: Second wave of COVID-19 can be avoided

Dr. Anthony Fauci says a second wave of the novel coronavirus can be avoided if the United States can improve testing and contact tracing. Read more ...

Over 40 million Americans have filed for unemployment during the...

Over 40 million Americans have filed for unemployment during the pandemic-real jobless rate over 23.9%

Subscribe to How To Reopen , our weekly newsletter on what it takes to reboot business in the midst of a pandemic . More than 2.1 million Americans filed initial unemployment... Read more ...

Boston Marathon canceled for 1st time in 124-year history

Boston Marathon canceled for 1st time in 124-year history

BOSTON - The Boston Marathon has been canceled for the first time in its 124-year history. Read more ...

South Carolina mom, boyfriend charged after remains of special needs...

South Carolina mom, boyfriend charged after remains of special needs daughter found in dresser

Authorities say a South Carolina woman and her boyfriend have been arrested and accused of killing the woman's disabled daughter and hiding her body inside a dresser drawer. Read more ...

President Trump preparing executive order targeting social media protections

President Trump preparing executive order targeting social media protections

The order comes days after the president lashed out at Twitter for applying fact checks to two of his tweets. Read more ...

Trump Readies Executive Order Targeting Protections For Social Media Companies

Trump Readies Executive Order Targeting Protections For Social Media Companies

The president had threatened social media companies with new regulation or even shuttering, but he alone can't do that. Read more ...

Minneapolis mayor begs protesters to keep peace in ‘honor' of George Floyd

Minneapolis mayor begs protesters to keep peace in ‘honor' of George Floyd

Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey called for peace Thursday as violent protests over the death of George Floyd shook the city - saying it's what the late 46-year-old father would... Read more ...

Violence again rocks Minneapolis after man's death; 1 killed

Violence again rocks Minneapolis after man's death; 1 killed

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