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12:47 p.m. Sept. 22, 2020 - By Elisabeth Buchwald
Funding for the extra $300 unemployment benefit is nearing depletion — but it's lasting longer in some statesMore than 94% of the FEMA disaster-relief money being used to fund the extra benefits has been distributed to make the $300-a-week payments across more than 20 states
12:21 p.m. Sept. 22, 2020 - Barrons.com
'You’re Cornered if You’re a City.' How Concentration in the Municipal Bond Market Is Raising Borrowing Costs. Cities have alleged that collusion in the municipal bond underwriting market is making it more expensive for cities and states to borrow.
12:07 p.m. Sept. 22, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
Trump's trade policy failed the workers he promised to helpOn trade, it’s time to accept that Trump’s approach hasn’t worked, and workers are paying the price.
6:37 a.m. Sept. 22, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
3 ways a 6-3 conservative Supreme Court would shiftExpect it to tackle a broader range of controversial issues and put an end to the expansion of rights seen over the past half-century.
6:29 a.m. Sept. 22, 2020 - By Jillian Berman
How a President Biden or a President Trump could affect the student-debt crisis and college affordabilityBiden has vowed to make public college free for some and cancel a portion of borrowers’ student-loan debt if he's elected; Trump says tuition-free college 'is anything but free.'
5:12 a.m. Sept. 17, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
'There’s so much financial turmoil right now:' More married millennials are keeping their finances separate'It’s very rare that you find a single-income home now unless one person is killing it.'
9:05 a.m. Sept. 14, 2020 - By Barbara Marquand
As the real-estate market heats up, here’s how first-time buyers can keep their cool Smart strategies to avoid overspending or buying the wrong house in a competitive marketThe danger is letting a scarcity mentality lure you into overspending, or settling on a house that you’ll regret later
5:20 a.m. Sept. 5, 2020 - By Elisabeth Buchwald
45 states have been approved to offer $300 extra in unemployment benefits — only 6 have started to distribute it An executive order by President Donald Trump called for distributing an additional $300 in weekly unemployment benefits from a $44 billion fund set aside for disaster reliefAn executive order by President Donald Trump called for distributing an additional $300 in weekly unemployment benefits from a $44 billion fund set aside for disaster relief.
4:01 p.m. Sept. 2, 2020 - By Mike Murphy
Economists, including 7 Nobel winners, urge Senate to reject Judy Shelton’s Fed nomination Economists and former Fed officials argue Trump nominee is unfit, too partisanMore than 100 economists, including at least seven Nobel winners, have signed an open letter urging the Senate to reject Federal Reserve nominee Judy Shelton, calling her views “extreme and ill-considered.”
10:55 a.m. Sept. 1, 2020 - By Levi Sumagaysay
California is trying to legally require more diversity on corporate boardsCalifornia, the first state in the nation to mandate that women sit on corporate boards of publicly held corporations, may soon require that companies have at least one director from an underrepresented minority community on their boards by the end of next year.
3:59 a.m. Sept. 1, 2020 - Barrons.com
Barron’s Daily: Zoom Is Now Worth More Than IBM. Really. Biden condemns rioting, Massachusetts votes in closely watched Democratic primaries, Trump official reportedly wants the U.S. to adopt “herd immunity,” and other news to start your day.
1:01 a.m. Sept. 1, 2020 - By Anna Helhoski
Whatever your living situation for online college, here’s how student loans cover the expenses What’s included in ‘cost of attendance,’ and how it’s different this yearColleges will factor at-home or off-campus living expenses into your overall costs.
10:40 a.m. Aug. 31, 2020 - By Ciara Linnane
Coronavirus update: U.S. case tally climbs above 6 million and FDA head says he won’t be pressured to rush out a vaccine ‘This is going to be a science, medicine, data decision. This is not going to be a political decision,’ says Dr. Stephen HahnThe number of confirmed U.S. cases of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 edged above 6 million on Monday, and the head of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said he would not be pressured to rush out a vaccine by President Donald Trump before the November presidential election.
11:22 a.m. Aug. 27, 2020 - By Ciara Linnane
Coronavirus update: Global case tally tops 24 million as U.S. tally tops 5.8 million, and CDC head walks back testing change amid outcry In a second embarrassment for a major U.S. public health agency this week, CDC says asymptomatic people exposed to infection can again be testedThe number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus illness COVID-19 worldwide climbed above 24 million on Thursday, and the U.S. tally topped 5.8 million, as the head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention walked back a change in guidelines on testing following a storm of criticism from doctors and scientists.
10:56 a.m. Aug. 26, 2020 - By Ciara Linnane
Coronavirus update: Health experts express alarm at CDC change in testing guidelines that exclude asymptomatic patients ‘Our work on the ‘silent’ spread underscores the importance of testing people who have been exposed to COVID-19 regardless of symptoms. This change in policy will kill,’ says one expertHealth experts expressed alarm Wednesday at the news that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has changed its guidance on testing for COVID-19 and will no longer recommend a test for people who show no symptoms.
9:27 a.m. Aug. 24, 2020 - By Brent Crane
The Eclectic, Preppy Streetwear of Rowing BlazersA former rower brings a preppy edge to the classic garment
8:58 a.m. Aug. 21, 2020 - By Eleanor Laise
Millions of COVID-hit nursing home residents risk losing their vote Care facilities’ election plans have been scrambled by the pandemic amid the mail-in debateCare facilities’ election plans have been scrambled by the pandemic amid the mail-in debate.
8:29 a.m. Aug. 11, 2020 - Associated Press
New York’s true nursing home death toll cloaked in secrecy Unlike every other state with major outbreaks, New York only counts residents who died on nursing home property and not those who were transported to hospitals and died thereRiverdale Nursing Home in the Bronx appears, on paper, to have escaped the worst of the coronavirus pandemic, with an official state count of just four deaths in its 146-bed facility.
6:29 a.m. Aug. 10, 2020 - Barrons.com
Barron’s Daily: Kodak Stock Makes No Sense at All U.S. Covid-19 cases top 5 million, Twitter and TikTok discuss deal, Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai arrested, and other news to start your day.
4:49 a.m. Aug. 10, 2020 - By Victor Reklaitis
Biden’s running-mate search is getting ‘outsized attention’ and could even shake the stock market — here’s how Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee’s decision on his vice president is expected to come this weekAs Joe Biden’s campaign wraps up its work on rolling out his running mate, the effort has been drawing heightened interest for several reasons — some of them arising from 2020’s unprecedented tumult.
8:09 a.m. Aug. 8, 2020 - Associated Press
Vote-by-mail worries: A ‘leaky pipeline’ in many states 75% of Americans are expected to vote by mail in Nov. 3 presidential election, up from 25% in 2018 contestBrace yourself for what’s expected to be the first U.S. presidential election conducted mostly by mail. It could be messy.
1:28 p.m. Aug. 7, 2020 - Barrons.com
The Rival Economic Teams for the Next Administration A Biden administration or a second Trump term would mean some familiar faces at the center of economic policy-making. Here are the likely key players when it comes to the economy.
11:39 a.m. Aug. 7, 2020 - By Stephenie Overman
The latest victim of COVID-19: Alzheimer’s research Clinical trials with human participants are needed to test new Alzheimer’s drugs or treatments to prevent, slow or cure the diseaseBefore the pandemic, researchers hoped this year would be a breakthrough for 6 million Americans with the disease.
9:56 a.m. Aug. 5, 2020 - By Ciara Linnane
Coronavirus update: Global death toll tops 700,000 with 18.5 million confirmed cases and U.S. accounts for more than a quarter Disney posts an almost $5 billion loss as parks, film and cruise business hammered by pandemic, leaving only streaming to shineThe number of confirmed deaths across the globe from the coronavirus illness COVID-19 climbed above 700,000 on Wednesday, according to data aggregated by Johns Hopkins University, as the case tally climbed above 18.5 million, with the U.S. accounting for 4.77 million of that total, or more than a quarter.
2:40 p.m. Aug. 4, 2020 - Associated Press
U.S. closes in on 5 million coronavirus cases: ‘Too many people are selfish’ Experts frustrated at continued gatherings despite warnings; ‘This is a behavioral disease right now,’ doctor saysFourth of July gatherings, graduation parties, no-mask weddings, crowded bars — there are reasons the U.S. has racked up more than 155,000 coronavirus deaths, by far the most of any country, and is fast approaching an off-the-charts 5 million confirmed infections, easily the highest in the world.
11:37 a.m. Aug. 4, 2020 - By Ciara Linnane
Coronavirus update: U.S. case tally at 4.74 million as New Jersey, Massachusetts and Connecticut see infections climb again Cinemark’s revenue falls 99% as theaters remain closed, and Mallinckrodt says it is looking at possible bankruptcyThe U.S. case tally for the coronavirus illness COVID-19 rose by fewer than 50,000 on Monday for a second straight day, data aggregated by Johns Hopkins University showed, although cases were rising in some states that had seemed to get the spread under control earlier this year.
9:57 a.m. Aug. 3, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
Obamacare had made middle-aged Americans healthier before COVID-19 struckKey health metrics for those 50 to 64 years old improved. Use of hospitals and nursing homes declined, as did out-of-pocket medical costs.
9:21 a.m. Aug. 1, 2020 - By Jillian Berman
Trump interested in extending suspension of student-loan payments as advocates warn: 'Economic crisis has no end in sight'The president's comments to reporters came days after Senate Republicans released the HEALS Act, which would allow student-loan payments to resume in October.
8:30 a.m. Aug. 1, 2020 - By Brett Arends
Bye, boomer: the coming cull of workers over 50 Employers seize on slumps to purge more expensive, more experienced workers, study warnsEmployers seize on slumps to purge more expensive, more experienced workers, study warns
4:36 a.m. Aug. 1, 2020 - By Abby Schultz
Visitors Return to Museums, With Masks OnThe experience may be different than usual, but some cities are allowing cultural institutions to welcome visitors back
11:39 a.m. July 30, 2020 - Associated Press
Former Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain dies at 74 due to complications related to COVID-19 Cain had been co-chair of Black Voices for TrumpHerman Cain, former Republican presidential candidate and former CEO of a major pizza chain who went on to become an ardent supporter of President Donald Trump, has died of complications from the coronavirus. He was 74.
4:24 a.m. July 30, 2020 - By Ciara Linnane
Stock buybacks have totaled $5.3 trillion over the past decade — has that contributed to U.S. pandemic failures? ‘Companies need to abandon ... maximizing shareholder value and shift to the idea of corporate governance for the common good,’ concludes reportHas the $5.3 trillion that U.S. companies have funneled to their shareholders in the past decade in the form of share buybacks contributed to the federal government’s failing management of the coronavirus pandemic?
1:37 a.m. July 29, 2020 - By Elisabeth Buchwald
After pausing indoor dining, California records over 10,000 new COVID-19 cases. Fauci says it’s more dangerous than outdoors — here’s why ‘We’re moving back into a modification mode of our original stay-at-home order,” Gov. Gavin Newsom, a Democrat, said. ‘This continues to be a deadly disease’‘We’re moving back into a modification mode of our original stay-at-home order,” Gov. Gavin Newsom, a Democrat, said. ‘This continues to be a deadly disease.’
8:16 a.m. July 28, 2020 - By Wallace Witkowski
AMD is weathering coronavirus while biggest rival struggles Advanced Micro Devices in the age of COVID-19: Work-from-home, play-from-home all depend on chip-based infrastructure, which is expected to remain in demand for the year Advanced Micro Devices in the age of COVID-19: Work-from-home, play-from-home all depend on chip-based infrastructure, which is expected to remain in demand for the yearAdvanced Micro Devices Inc. is expected to withstand the COVID-19 pandemic because it serves two areas in demand for millions of people being confined in their homes — work and play — but a prolonged economic downturn could muddle that outlook.
3:00 a.m. July 27, 2020 - Barrons.com
Remote Working Can't Last Forever While working from home is an option for the digitally-connected, much of the U.S. and the rest of the world aren't ready to support a remote workforce.
8:34 a.m. July 26, 2020 - By Jacob Passy
America is facing an eviction crisis as moratoriums expire: ‘This is a potential catastrophe’ Democratic lawmakers have proposed legislation to extend and to expand the federal moratorium on evictions, which is set to expire in just a few daysDemocratic lawmakers have proposed legislation to extend and to expand the federal moratorium on evictions, which is set to expire in just a few days.
1:45 p.m. July 22, 2020 - Associated Press
Elizabeth Warren has a new role, as a top policy adviser to Joe Biden’s campaign Massachusetts progressive has become an unlikely confidante and adviser to the famously — to some, notoriously — moderate presumptive Democratic presidential nomineeThe Massachusetts senator, a leading progressive, has become an unlikely confidante and adviser to Biden, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee and famously — to some, notoriously — moderate in his approach.
10:58 a.m. July 22, 2020 - Associated Press
Rich Americans spew more carbon pollution at home than poor people In Beverly Hills, the average person puts four times as much heat-trapping gases into the air as someone living in South Central Los AngelesRich Americans produce nearly 25% more heat-trapping gases than poorer people at home, according to a comprehensive study of U.S. residential carbon footprints.
3:44 a.m. July 22, 2020 - By Quentin Fottrell
Echoing Fauci’s message, Trump has change of heart on face masks: ‘If you’re close together, I would put on the mask’ Three months ago, Trump said he would resist doing so: ‘Wearing a face mask as I greet presidents, prime ministers, dictators, kings, queens — I just don’t see it’Three months ago, Trump said he would resist doing so: ‘Wearing a face mask as I greet presidents, prime ministers, dictators, kings, queens — I just don’t see it.’
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