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              Live from Virginia Monday morning on The John Fredericks Show –  weekdays on WNTW AM 820/ FM 92.7 – Richmond, WJFN FM 100.5 – Central Virginia, WMPH AM 1010 / FM 100.1 / FM 96.9 (7-9 PM) Hampton Roads, WBRG AM 1050 / FM 105.1 – Lynchburg/Roanoke and Weekdays 6-10 am...
    A delivery driver wearing a face mask rides an electric bicycle along a street in the Central Business District (CBD) in Beijing on July 16, 2020.WANG ZHAO | AFP | Getty Images SINGAPORE — China is well on its way to recovering from a coronavirus pandemic-led economic crisis and will continue to be the most...
    Wealthy Americans have quietly fired and discarded many of their illegal migrant house cleaners since the coronavirus economic crash, often without warning or compensation, says the New York Times: The pandemic has had devastating consequences for a wide variety of occupations, but housekeepers have been among the hardest hit. Seventy-two percent of them reported that...
    After 22-month layoff, TUF 28 winner Juan Espino out to stay busy: I want to fight and fight How to live the RV life for cheap Investors fear US election wont be decided for weeks -- or even months Investors are trying to figure out what's ahead for the stock market -- much of...
    VIDEO1:0901:09Dollar's recent strength is temporary, top currency strategist Win Thin saysTrading Nation While the stock market continues to struggle, the dollar is kicking off the week around six-week highs.  However, Brown Brothers Harriman's Win Thin warns the greenback won't stay there because the backdrop supports another leg lower. He expects the U.S. Dollar Index  to...
    Colorado’s economy is performing strongly as it rebounds from the recession caused by COVID-19, a pair of state economic forecasts released Friday said. The Office of State Planning and Budgeting (OSPB), part of Gov. Jared Polis’ administration, said in its September forecast that the state’s economy is performing “better than the national average,” but...
    Wall Street slumped Monday as markets tumbled worldwide on worries about the pandemic's economic pain, though the S&P 500 had pared its losses by the end of the day.   The drops began in Asia as soon as trading opened for the week, and they accelerated in Europe on worries about the possibility of tougher...
    Minority communities in the US and elsewhere have sometimes turned to traditional money saving methods outside the formal banking system. The economic shock from the coronavirus pandemic could spur renewed interest in those savings clubs. When Hilda Robles recalls her first years in America, tears come to her eyes. "I cried and even wanted...
    Americans' household wealth rebounded last quarter to a record high as the stock market quickly recovered from a pandemic-induced plunge in March. Yet the gains flowed mainly to the most affluent households even as tens of millions of people endured job losses and shrunken incomes.  The Federal Reserve said Monday that American households' net worth...
    Americans' household wealth rebounded last quarter to a record high as the stock market quickly recovered from a pandemic-induced plunge in March. Yet the gains flowed mainly to the most affluent households even as tens of millions of people endured job losses and shrunken incomes. The Federal Reserve said Monday that American households' net worth...
    By Christopher Rugaber | Associated Press WASHINGTON — Americans’ household wealth rebounded last quarter to a record high as the stock market quickly recovered from a pandemic-induced plunge in March. Yet the gains flowed mainly to the most affluent households even as tens of millions of people endured job losses and shrunken incomes. The Federal...
    The impending battle to name late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburgs successor may complicate other matters, including the coronavirus aid package talks, but the most important fiscal matter is for Congress to reach a clean continuing resolution to keep the government open past Sept. 30, White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said Monday.  "We have to...
    New York (CNN Business)Investors are trying to figure out what's ahead for the stock market -- much of which will depend on who's elected US president. But it could be weeks or even months before one of the candidates concedes, according to new research.Only 16% of a team of "superforecasters" -- analysts with particularly good...
    By CHRISTOPHER RUGABER, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans' household wealth rebounded last quarter to a record high as the stock market quickly recovered from a pandemic-induced plunge in March. Yet the gains flowed mainly to the most affluent households even as tens of millions of people endured job losses and shrunken incomes. The...
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans’ household wealth rebounded last quarter to a record high as the stock market quickly recovered from a pandemic-induced plunge in March. Yet the gains flowed mainly to the most affluent households even as tens of millions of people endured job losses and shrunken incomes. The Federal Reserve said Monday that American...
    Federal Reserve Chair Jerome H. Powell during a speech on March 3, 2020 in Washington, DC.Mark Makela/Getty Images The federal government pumped money into the U.S. economy this spring and summer, fueling a faster than expected recovery, but Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell and others are warning that more help will be needed once that...
    Woman suspected of sending ricin-tainted package to Donald Trump at White House arrested at US-Canada border Which states have the fewest coronavirus restrictions? Six months into the pandemic, the US economic outlook is getting gloomier Six months. It may feel like an eternity, but that's how long it's been since states started enacting stay-at-home...
    The Center for Business and Policy Research at the University of the Pacific in Stockton released its California and Metro Forecast today. In it, the state economy is reportedly performing well, despite an uncertain policy environment. Growth, according to the report, will be slower than recent years. Highlights of the report...
    CORONAVIRUS is NOT getting weaker and could still lead to thousands more deaths over winter, the UK's top doctor has warned Professor Chris Whitty told Brits the country could face 200 deaths a day by November in a dire warning about the spread of the virus today. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for the...
    SHANGHAI, Sept. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (NYSE: JKS) (“JinkoSolar”), an innovative global solar module manufacturer today announced that it has been invited as a speaker to The Climate Week NYC, which is biggest climate summit taking place in 2020, organized by the Climate Group and hosted in association with the United Nations...
    By Sunil Kataria NEW DELHI (Reuters) - For four decades Indian Nobel peace laureate Kailash Satyarthi rescued thousands of children from the scourge of slavery and trafficking but he fears all his efforts could reverse as the coronavirus pandemic forces children into labour. "The biggest threat is that millions of children may fall back into...
    JERUSALEM (AP) — Thousands of Israelis resumed their weekly protest Sunday outside Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s official residence in central Jerusalem, despite a new nationwide lockdown order aimed at curbing a raging coronavirus outbreak. An exception allowing people to hold public demonstrations was included in the three-week lockdown imposed last Friday. But many participants in...
    A single passenger infected 15 others with COVID-19 on a 10-hour trip from London to Vietnam, a new study published by the Centers for Centers for Disease Control has shown.  The report shows how the unidentified woman, 27, unknowingly spread the virus back in March. It shows how the female traveler, who had a sore throat...
    BRASILIA, Aug 21 (.) – The Brazilian economy added a net 131,010 formal jobs in July, figures from the Economy Ministry showed on Friday, the fastest pace for that month since 2012 and a solid sign that the worst of the crisis is over. unemployment generated by the COVID-19 pandemic. The...
    It’s a warm Friday afternoon at a Mountain View sports pub just a stone’s throw from several Google offices, and tables inside and out should be filled with people celebrating the end of the workweek. But the long barroom with seating for 80 is closed by coronavirus regulations, and on the outdoor patio — despite...
    (CNN)President Donald Trump's increasingly naked race-baiting heading into the final stretch of the 2020 campaign suggests he shares the consensus explanation for his grip on White working-class voters: it's about their racial resentments, not their economic anxieties. But what if one drives the other -- that is, what if racial resentments actually make the economic...
    (Bloomberg) – Argentina’s latest restriction on dollar purchases exposed a divide among top officials on the economic team as they struggle to find a way back after the deepest economic downturn on record. Argentine dollar bonds extended their decline on Thursday, two days after Central Bank President Miguel Pesce further tightened...
    Introduced last week, the THRIVE agenda proposes a set of economic policy prescriptions that shift the American imagination of what is possible in legislation. Demanding a bold economic agenda, members of Congress joined a grassroots coalition and labor unions in setting forth the THRIVE agenda in response to the current economic crisis. “The THRIVE agenda...
    IT has been six months since Britain went into lockdown. Six months since the Government ordered the closure of all cafes, pubs, restaurants, nightclubs, theatres, cinemas, gyms and leisure centres that fateful Friday. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates 2One thing that’s changed a lot is the Labour...
    By The Associated Press PARIS — Coronavirus infections tipped the scales again in France on Saturday with nearly 13,500 new infections in 24 hours. Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire is among them. He announced Friday in a tweet that he had tested positive with no symptoms and was working during self-isolation. The high-profile Le Maire...
    (CNN)The economic recession caused by the Covid-19 pandemic has disproportionately affected women by almost every measure. And, in the United States, the economic downturn is hitting women of color the hardest, according to C. Nicole Mason, president and CEO of the Institute for Women's Policy Research."We're talking about women who earn less than $40,000 a...
    She hasnt missed a Colts home game since team came to Indy in 1984. Her streak will end Sunday. 14 types of people who shouldnt own a dog The easy part of the U.S. economic recovery is over. Now comes the hard part ECONOMIC PREVIEW © Getty Images The U.S. economy is still plowing ahead...
    BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s economy remains resilient and there are ample policy tools at Beijing’s disposal despite rising external risks, President Xi Jinping said in remarks published on Saturday. The world’s second-largest economy has steadily recovered from a virus-induced slump, but analysts say policymakers face a tough job to maintain stable expansion over the next...
    As a company, SD Lauder has done a lot in the beauty industry over the last few decades, but the brand has not launched one of its own products into space – until now. The company announced on September 18 that it was shipping one of its star products Advanced night repair synchronized multi-recovery...
    Ursula Huws September 18, 2020 11:38PM (UTC) This article was originally published on The Conversation. Even before the arrival of the coronavirus pandemic, major upheavals were taking place in the UK labour market. Between 2016 and 2019, the number of people working for online platforms such as Deliveroo and TaskRabbit doubled from 4.7% of...
    Reuters September 18, 2020 0 Comments Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Joe Biden criticized President Donald Trump’s handling of the U.S. economy on Friday as the two rivals headed to the election battleground state of Minnesota, one of four states where early voting was getting underway. Trump trails Biden in national opinion polls ahead of...
    Nuclear fallout THE nuclear option of a new two-week shutdown would be a catastrophe for pubs, restaurants and hotels. We are far from sure it will work. The Government had better be right. The Sun has been sceptical about ­rising Covid cases. They have so far been largely down to increased tests and are...
    “Federal Reserve hopes years of near-zero rates will spur inflation — but there are risks” was originally published by The Conversation. In a healthy economy, prices tend to go up – a process called inflation. While you might not like that as a consumer, moderate price growth is a sign of a growing economy. And, historically at...
    By KEITH RIDLER, Associated Press BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho will remain under restrictions in the fourth and final stage of reopening the economy during the coronavirus pandemic for at least another two weeks, Gov. Brad Little said Friday. The Republican governor said intensive care unit hospitalizations of those infected remain too high, though many...
    Most Americans say they’d support a national lockdown in the future to curb the spread of the coronavirus — but the nation is divided on whether we’ve turned the corner on the pandemic. In a Newsweek poll of 2,500 registered voters released Friday, 52% said they’d favor of a nationwide shutdown to halt the virus;...
    Deutsche Bank allows work-from-home until July 2021 McDonalds Travis Scott Meal proves to be popular, leading to shortages and upcoming change GDP and Election Implications as Consumer Spending and Consumer Sentiment Conflict The stock market, the bond market and the economy are all supposed to be intertwined. This can become quite messy in an...
    In a post on Twitter, the CEO of Ripple (XRP) made it clear that the depreciation of the dollar is favorable to the rise of cryptocurrencies in this period punctuated by health crisis and uncertainty in the global economy. The dollar has experienced a significant decline in the international market....
    GEORGETOWN, Guyana (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visited Guyana on Friday, saying the government in neighboring Venezuela is illegitimate and must leave power. Pompeo made the remarks at a news conference with Guyanese President Irfaan Ali. Pompeo is on a four-nation swing through South America. He has visited Suriname and, following the...
              Governor Bill Lee responded in writing Thursday denying Nashville Mayor John Cooper’s request for an additional $82.6 million in coronavirus relief funding. In addition to the letter, Lee addressed the issue during a press conference Thursday, saying “I have to believe the strategy that I’m investing in is...
    GEORGETOWN, Guyana (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visited Guyana on Friday, saying the government in neighboring Venezuela is illegitimate and must leave power. Pompeo made the remarks at a news conference with Guyanese President Irfaan Ali. Pompeo is on a four-nation swing through South America. He has visited Suriname and, following...
    LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- All around Southern California, there are lots of options if you are looking for a safe and easy getaway: book a staycation! There's a new program in Los Angeles that aims to help the economy, while also saving you some money."We are seeing that over the last 30 to 60 days,...
    Empty malls are getting some surprising new tenants Insider Retail: McDonalds Travis Scott collaboration is a success, but its spicy chicken nuggets disappoint Michael Farr: The problem with the U.S. economy is there are too many poor people It's easy to hate the rich for all that they have and all that you...