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2:38 p.m. Sept. 22, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Under pressure, Powell says Fed will revamp its investing and trading rulesPowell stopped short of saying explicitly that the trading moves made by the Fed officials were inappropriate. And he offered few details about what the Fed might do or how it would conduct its ethics review.
2:06 p.m. Sept. 22, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
My fiancée wanted me to quitclaim our home. I ran a background check — and found her to be a fraud and liar‘She lied about her age and college education, had several past lawsuits, and was in arrears with the IRS for over $30,000.’
1:40 p.m. Sept. 22, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
United Airlines says 97% of its employees are vaccinatedUnited Airlines says more than 97% of its U.S.-based employees are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 now that there is less than a week before a deadline to get the shots or get fired.
1:18 p.m. Sept. 22, 2021 - By Jacob Passy
‘The era of sub-3% mortgage rates may be behind us’: The Fed’s policy shift could have major repercussions for home buyersEconomists expect the Federal Reserve will begin tapering its asset purchases later this year, which would have a direct impact on the mortgage market.
1:07 p.m. Sept. 22, 2021 - By Jacob Passy
As U.S. eases travel restrictions, foreign investment in U.S. real estate is set for a comebackThe volume of real-estate purchases from international buyers dropped to the lowest level in a decade over the last year as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
11:56 a.m. Sept. 22, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Utah-based Mormon church to require masks in temples amid COVID-19 surgeThe Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced Wednesday that masks will be required inside temples to limit the spread of COVID-19.
11:29 a.m. Sept. 22, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
My son is married to a selfish, passive-aggressive woman. How can I leave him money without her getting her hands on it?‘My daughter-in-law never attends family events. She has an 18-year-old disabled daughter who is very friendly. I've treated her as though she is my flesh and blood.’
9:51 a.m. Sept. 22, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Apple and Google raise new concerns by removing a political Russian appBig Tech companies that operate around the globe have long promised to obey local laws and to protect civil rights while doing business.
8:55 a.m. Sept. 22, 2021 - By Jacob Passy
The U.S. is welcoming back international tourists — but it could complicate your holiday travel plansThe return of travelers from Europe later this fall could mean longer lines at airports and higher prices for certain destinations.
8:47 a.m. Sept. 22, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
R. Kelly tells the court he won't testify at his sex trafficking trialR. Kelly told a judge on Wednesday that he won't take the witness stand at his sex trafficking trial, meaning he'll avoid the risk of a potentially brutal cross-examination.
8:41 a.m. Sept. 22, 2021 - By Rose Khattar
With progress on good jobs for women stalling, it's time for Congress to actWithout the investments of the Build Back Better agenda, we are at risk of losing decades of hard-fought improvements in women’s economic security.
7:04 a.m. Sept. 22, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
Join MarketWatch for our Mastering Your Money event on Sept. 28 and 29Journalists from MarketWatch and Barron’s will join a live video town hall to field your questions regarding saving, investing and spending.
6:52 a.m. Sept. 22, 2021 - By Jacob Passy
Existing-home sales decline as buyers hold out for better prices, more optionsThe median sales price for an existing home has risen nearly 15% over the past year to $356,700.
6:41 a.m. Sept. 22, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Pope Francis acknowledges head-on the virulence of his right-wing Catholic critics: ‘Some wanted me dead’"I know," says the pope, that "there were even meetings among priests who thought the pope was in worse shape than what was being said. They were preparing the conclave."
6:04 a.m. Sept. 22, 2021 - By Lukas I. Alpert
Man stole $500K of missing brother's Social Security checks over decades --- until facial recognition put authorities on his trailChris Sayler will serve two years for pocketing $500,000 in social security payments earmarked for his brother Jarvis, who went missing in 1988.
5:57 a.m. Sept. 22, 2021 - By Brett Arends
The nursing home crisis is 'worse than ever'COVID-19 'created a nightmare'
5:13 a.m. Sept. 22, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
I’ve always worked for what I have, but married into money. My in-laws want to buy us a house and luxury car — the fights are endless'I am very proud of where I am. I have my car, I pay my own rent, and I have a well-paying job in the finance world.'
3:25 a.m. Sept. 22, 2021 - By Peter Morici
Learning the right lessons from the Afghanistan debacleAmerica remains the essential nation in a dangerous world.
12:59 a.m. Sept. 22, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Why most of the middle class can forget about long-term careAs the first of the baby boom generation reaches 75 this year, the financial reality of long-term care needs are moving front and center.
3:47 p.m. Sept. 21, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
My recently widowed father, 68, met a woman on Facebook — and sent her bitcoin so they could meet‘How do I navigate these waters now and what can I do to protect his finances?’
12:46 p.m. Sept. 21, 2021 - By Chris Matthews
Is policing sexual harassment the SEC's job? Agency probe of Activision allegations ramps up debateThe Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating Activision Blizzard Inc., in a move that some critics say is an example of the securities regulator's increasing willingness to police corporate behavior outside the bounds of securities laws.
12:35 p.m. Sept. 21, 2021 - By Jacob Passy
New-home construction activity improves, as builders focus on high-margin projectsHousing starts increased almost exclusively due to an uptick in the construction of multifamily buildings.
12:20 p.m. Sept. 21, 2021 - By Joy Wiltermuth
U.S. single-family home market still plagued by massive shortages, despite overall housing construction nearing 2006 levelsSingle-family U.S. home construction still sits hopelessly below levels needed to match growing home buyer demand over roughly the past decade, according to a new Tomvest Ventures report.
12:18 p.m. Sept. 21, 2021 - By Abby Schultz
Future Returns: Wealthy See a Role in Investing to Tackle Climate ChangeRecent research from Campden Wealth shows more individuals, family offices, and foundations are moving assets in sustainable strategies
12:06 p.m. Sept. 21, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
My mom spends thousands shopping on Facebook, but doesn’t tell my father. I pay on credit and she repays me. Will the bank alert the IRS?‘She's not the most technology-literate person, and doesn't want to hassle my stepdad each time she wants to pay for stuff.'
10:28 a.m. Sept. 21, 2021 - By Alisa Wolfson
Dog DNA tests are a thing. Here’s what happened when I tried one on my muttPlus, two of the best-rated dog DNA breed identification kits on the market.
10:23 a.m. Sept. 21, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
The Villages is a retirement 'paradise' — so why is that a problem?'If communities like The Villages represent the future of aging, please count me out' — Why an expert on aging has concerns about this type of 55+ residence.
4:33 a.m. Sept. 21, 2021 - Barrons.com
ESG Data Is All Over the Place. How to Fix It, From Two Who Work With the Numbers. The CEOs of Bank of America and S&P Global weigh in on the hodgepodge of reporting standards and how businesses can make sense of them all.
3:48 p.m. Sept. 20, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Texas doctor sued for defying state's near-total abortion ban, setting up legal fightA San Antonio doctor who said he performed an abortion in defiance of a new Texas law has been sued by two people seeking to test the legality of the state’s near-total ban on the procedure.
1:19 p.m. Sept. 20, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
COVID-19 has killed about as many Americans as the 1918–19 flu pandemicCOVID-19 has now killed about as many Americans as the 1918-19 Spanish flu pandemic did — approximately 675,000.
12:37 p.m. Sept. 20, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
SEC investigating Activision Blizzard over handling of misconduct allegationsThe agency is asking for documents including minutes from Activision board meetings since 2019, personnel files of six former employees, and separation agreements the company has reached this year with staffers, records show.
11:47 a.m. Sept. 20, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Supreme Court to hear arguments in Mississippi abortion case challenging Roe v. Wade on Dec. 1The Supreme Court will hear arguments Dec. 1 in Mississippi’s bid to have the landmark Roe v. Wade decision guaranteeing a woman’s right to an abortion overturned.
9:23 a.m. Sept. 20, 2021 - Barrons.com
The Stock Market Is Tanking. These 5 Stocks Are Not. A few companies shrug off the general malaise on Monday and stand out as beacons of hope.
8:08 a.m. Sept. 20, 2021 - By Leslie Albrecht
Elon Musk chips in $50 million for SpaceX Inspiration4's children's cancer fundraising effortBillionaire Jared Isaacman, who paid for the SpaceX Inspiration4 flight, pledged $100 million St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and set a goal of raising an additional $100 million by February 2022.
7:02 a.m. Sept. 20, 2021 - By Jacob Passy
Home builder confidence improves as housing demand remains strongThe construction industry is showing signs of stability, despite ongoing challenges around the supply of building materials and labor.
5:45 a.m. Sept. 20, 2021 - By Filippo Menczer
Censorship will never be able to stop the spread of viral misinformation on social media - here's an idea that might workHumans have always been easily misled, but what's new is how fast the lies can spread.
5:04 a.m. Sept. 20, 2021 - By Charles Passy
Florida or Floriduh? The Sunshine State remains defiant about COVID-19, even as deaths surpass 50,000Gov. Ron DeSantis has balked at pandemic restrictions and proclaimed Florida 'a free state,' but are Floridians paying too much of a price as a result?
4:24 a.m. Sept. 20, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
U.S. ramps up plan to expel Haitian migrants gathered in TexasHaitian migrants seeking to escape poverty, hunger and a feeling of hopelessness in their home country said U.S. plans to speedily send them back will not deter them as thousands of people remained encamped on the Texas border Saturday after crossing from Mexico.
4:03 a.m. Sept. 20, 2021 - By Mark Hulbert
Worried about Social Security? Panic can lead to bad decisionsA reality check on news headlines about the financial status of Social Security
3:59 a.m. Sept. 20, 2021 - By Levi Sumagaysay
Investors want change, but founders like Mark Zuckerberg hold them offAs some of the nation's biggest and most influential companies face pressure to make changes amid the growing trend of socially responsible investing, their shareholders can only do so much.
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