U.S. Economy Ramps Up on Spending Surge, Hiring Gains – The Wall Street Journal

The U.S. economic recovery is accelerating as stimulus money, Covid-19 vaccinations and business re-openings spur a spring surge in consumer spending, a sharp pullback...

Trump Organization, CFO Allen Weisselberg Are Charged With Tax Crimes – NPR

Allen Weisselberg, the Trump Organization's longtime chief financial officer, with then-U.S. Republican presidential...

Economy adds 245,000 jobs in November as unemployment dips to 6.7% while COVID-19 rages across country – USA TODAY

U.S. employers added a disappointing 245,000 jobs in November amid a surge in COVID-19 cases and more state business constraints as well as the looming halt...

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A Guy, His Sports & TV – Card Chronicle

The deities sent a message. I’m talking the triumvirate of Naismithius, Greek God of Hoops, Bronconagurskius, Greek God of Pigskin, and Ilovelucyia, the Greek Goddess of TV. The message, as passively aggressively as it was presented: You are watching too much sports on television....

Panel at Quinnipiac University’s Virtual GAME X Forum Sees Evolving Roles for Commodities and Cryptocurrencies – PRNewswire

HAMDEN, Conn., March 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Outlook for Commodities, Cryptocurrencies and FX" panel on day two of Quinnipiac University's 10th Global Asset Management Education (GAME) Forum focused on gold as a traditional investment safe haven, and the potential of cryptocurrencies—particularly...

Miss Nevada USA title won by transgender woman for 1st time – Associated Press

LAS VEGAS (AP) — For the first time in the pageant’s history, the title of Miss Nevada USA has been won by a transgender woman.Kataluna Enriquez was crowned the winner Sunday at the South Point hotel-casino in Las Vegas.The 27-year-old Enriquez...

Stock futures are flat amid renewed concern about pandemic recovery – CNBC

U.S. stock futures were flat in overnight trading on Tuesday amid renewed investor concern about the global recovery from the coronavirus pandemic.Dow futures rose 20 points. S&P 500 futures gained 0.08% and Nasdaq 100 futures rose 0.3%.On Tuesday, stocks tied to...

Why Michigan high school sports won’t be following Whitmer’s two-week pause suggestion – Detroit Free Press

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is suggesting all Michigan youth sports take a two-week break to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. The MHSAA's response? Nah, that's OK. During a news conference on Friday, Whitmer asked — but did not mandate — youth sports to take...

iHerb is a 2021 Top Workplaces USA Winner – PRNewswire

PASADENA, Calif., Jan. 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- iHerb is proud to announce that the company is a first time winner of 2021 Top Workplaces USA as awarded by the United State's most credible employer recognition program. This most recent honor comes just...

Coronavirus updates: Donald Trump says US ‘China Virus’ data exaggerated; Dr. Anthony Fauci protests, draws president’s wrath – USA TODAY

USA TODAY is keeping track of the news surrounding COVID-19 as a pair of vaccines join the U.S. fight against a virus that has killed more than 350,000 Americans since the first reported fatality in February. Keep refreshing this page for...

Business Sense | Don’t work in cannabis … – Eureka Times-Standard

… if you want an easy job. Do work in cannabis if you want to grow as a person and be challenged in new and interesting ways. There are an increasing number of jobs becoming available in the cannabis sector. If...

Quick Action Required – New Stimulus For Small Business – Forbes

The latest round of stimulus has offered help to individuals, but includes some desperately needed, ... and hopefully, very...

Already under massive stress from the virus, more Indian workers turn to ‘gig economy’ livelihoods – CNBC

Tech workers in India.Frédéric Soltan | Corbis News | Getty ImagesIndia's work culture is at an inflection point.The coronavirus pandemic is shaking up the country's labor...

Bickford Senior Living Launches Home Care Business in Sign of Growing Industry Trend – Senior Housing News

Bickford Senior Living is partnering with HomeCare Advocacy Network (HCAN) to launch a new home care service line. The Olathe, Kansas-based operator is launching the new...

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The economy is heating up again and it’s good news for millions of unemployed – MarketWatch

The U.S. economy is accelerating again after a coronavirus speed bump at the end of last year, but what’s missing is a big increase...

Black women feel outsize burden from the Covid-19 economy, survey finds – NBC News

This article originally ran on CNBC.com.Like many single parents, JoAnn Hargrove has been struggling throughout the pandemic.Her 7-year-old daughter has spent the past year...

Facebook stock jumped more than 4% after Mark Zuckerberg changed his tune on Apple’s privacy update – Business Insider South Africa

Mark Zuckerberg, Chairman of Facebook (Photo by Sven Hoppe/picture alliance via Getty Images)Facebook stock climbed 4.1%, closing at $290.11 (R4,241.73) on Friday, after Mark...

One in three women are subjected to violence – WHO – BBC News

"Violence against women is endemic in every country and culture, causing harm to millions of women and their families, and this has been exacerbated...

Stock futures are little changed with the S&P 500 at a record, bank shares jump – CNBC

U.S. stock index futures were little changed during on Tuesday, after the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite closed at record highs on Monday.Futures contracts...

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Airlines’ Bet on Business-Travel Rebound Tested by Delta Variant – The Wall Street Journal

Airlines are redrawing their route maps, betting that business travelers who have largely stayed put in the past year will return despite fresh worries about the highly infectious Delta variant of Covid-19 spreading in the...

Stock market news live updates: Stock futures drift higher ahead of jobless claims, earnings – Yahoo Finance

Stock futures opened slightly to the upside Wednesday evening as investors awaited more earnings and data on the labor market's recovery. Contracts on the S&P 500 traded a tick above the flatline. The blue-chip index had...

Stock futures rebound as investors await more jobs data – CNBC

Futures contracts tied to the major U.S. equity indexes were mildly higher Thursday morning as Wall Street looked to improve upon a mixed week.Dow futures rose 59 points, or 0.2%. S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq...

Visitors are back in Talkeetna, but it’s not business as usual – KTOO

Downtown Talkeetna in May, 2010. (Creative Commons photo by Sandy Brown Jensen)In 2020, COVID-19 shook up Talkeetna’s economy. Businesses shut down early in the year and saw only a partial reopening over the summer. This...

Why Web 3.0 Tokens Might Be the Next Hot Trade in Cryptocurrencies – CoinDesk – CoinDesk

With bitcoin prices stuck in a months-long holding pattern, some cryptocurrency traders are speculating on what might be the next hot market bet: digital assets associated with visions of a decentralized Internet, referred to colloquially...

Hawaii Public High School Students Must Be Vaccinated To Participate In Sports – Honolulu Civil Beat

Student-athletes and athletic staff in Hawaii’s public high schools must receive full vaccinations by Sept. 24 to participate in sports this school year, the Hawaii Department of Education announced Wednesday. Additionally, the DOE said it was...

Stock market news live updates: Stocks end mixed as S&P 500 retreats from record high; Dow drops 324 points, or 0.9% – Yahoo Finance

Stocks fell below record levels Wednesday, with investors weighing concerns over the economic impact of the ongoing pandemic against optimism over rebounding corporate earnings.The S&P 500 ended lower a day after the index reached a...

Coming Off the Boil: An Update on the Economy – Worth

The broad-based sharp rise in asset prices is likely to hit some speed bumps. Photo courtesy of Getty Images When it comes to the economy and financial markets,...

Stocks Fall, Bonds Rally on Weak Jobs Data – The Wall Street Journal

U.S. stocks fell Wednesday after data showed the private sector added fewer jobs than economists expected in July, fueling concerns the rebound from the pandemic may be faltering. The S&P 500 ticked down 0.3%,...

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It’s Your Business | Danville restaurant’s decor, menu catches the eye – Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

There’s a familiar face behind Whipper Snapper’s Southern Grill, a new family-style restaurant under development in Danville.Co-owner Betty Williams was the owner/operator of Cookies...

Lawson, USA Basketball 3×3 Set for Tokyo Olympic Qualifying – Duke University – GoDuke.com

Story Links USA BASKETBALL GRAZ, Austria – Duke women's basketball head coach Kara Lawson and her USA Women's...

The Cryptocurrencies That Outperformed During Bitcoin’s Crash – Barron’s

Dreamstime Just about the entire cryptocurrency ecosystem has gotten washed out in the...