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11 charts that track the progress America has made in racial equality - and all the visceral ways we still have left to go

11 charts that track the progress America has made in racial equality - and all the visceral ways we still have left to go

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Employment and educational opportunities have increased for the US black population over the past few decades. However, data shows there is still wide inequality between the...
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The coronavirus outbreak could cost Vietnam $4 billion in lost tourism in just 3 months, according to the country's department of tourism

The coronavirus outbreak could cost Vietnam $4 billion in lost tourism in just 3 months, according to the country's department of tourism

13 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The coronavirus outbreak is expected to cause $3 to $4 billion in direct damage to Vietnam's tourism industry, Vietnam's department of tourism told Business...
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These 10 global flight routes are where airlines made the most money in 2018 and 2019

These 10 global flight routes are where airlines made the most money in 2018 and 2019

15 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Air travel data firm OAG ranked the highest revenue-generating routes for airlines in the world for the 12-month period from April 2018 to March 2019, revealing which routes...
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The post-Brexit bounce seems to have stuck, for now

The post-Brexit bounce seems to have stuck, for now

18 hours ago   |   The Spectator

The post-election economic bounce appears to be more than a fluke. Positive news came in waves this week, as data...
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Queen Mathilde attends Antwerp Management School event

19 hours ago   |   Royal Central

Belgium's Queen Mathilde attended the Antwerp Management School event on Thursday that brought business and economic students together from management schools from Flanders...
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The man behind the global struggle to create digital taxes

The man behind the global struggle to create digital taxes

1 day ago   |   Politico

He's no Tom Cruise, but Pascal Saint-Amans is signed up for a Mission Impossible. Amid a stand-off between the United States and France over how to tax companies like Google...
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The House wants to know what Ring is doing with footage from your house

The House wants to know what Ring is doing with footage from your house

1 day ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / The house is watching you watch it. Almost 1,000 police and sheriff departments around the country have partnership agreements with Ring, Amazon's home surveillance...
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GBP/USD climbs above 1.2970 as USD selloff intensifies after PMI data

1 day ago   |   FXCM   |   2 articles

Economic activity in US private sector contracts in February. US Dollar Index erases majority of weekly gains. Upbeat Manufacturing PMI from UK helps GBP gather strength. The...
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EU-wide conference on access to justice in environmental matters - 13 May 2020

1 day ago   |   Client Earth

EU environmental law, despite being one of the most comprehensive in the world, is still not properly implemented and enforced. As a result, Europe's environment is rapidly...
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5 charts reveal the US cities where groceries, gas, and everyday expenses eat up your paycheck - like San Francisco or Washington, DC

5 charts reveal the US cities where groceries, gas, and everyday expenses eat up your paycheck - like San Francisco or Washington, DC

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

The average amount of money spent on expenses varies by city. Real estate referral site Clever Real Estate calculated biweekly expenses for typical residents of major...
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Bernie Sanders wins the Nevada Democratic caucuses

Bernie Sanders wins the Nevada Democratic caucuses

Sen. Bernie Sanders has won the Nevada caucuses, Decision Desk HQ projects. Sanders has now officially swept the first three contests of the 2020 primary cycle, having tied... Read more ...

Joe Biden says he was arrested in South Africa on a visit to see Nelson...

Joe Biden says he was arrested in South Africa on a visit to see Nelson Mandela. He has never mentioned the arrest before

Former Vice President Joe Biden is telling a story on the campaign trail about being arrested in South Africa, but there's no record of him mentioning the arrest before... Read more ...

Mike Bloomberg's social media strategy is under fire as Twitter suspends 70...

Mike Bloomberg's social media strategy is under fire as Twitter suspends 70 pro-Bloomberg accounts for platform manipulation

On Friday, the Los Angeles Times reported that Twitter had suspended 70 accounts for violating its terms. The accounts in question were tweeting support for Democratic... Read more ...

Insiders say Morgan Stanley's $13 billion E-Trade deal could kick off a...

Insiders say Morgan Stanley's $13 billion E-Trade deal could kick off a buying spree for wealth-management fintechs. Here's why banks are ready to 'open up their pocketbooks' and what it means for startup valuations

Venture and growth-stage investors tell Business Insider Morgan Stanley's planned acquisition of E-Trade for $13 billion is a sign of further dealmaking to coming in 2020 for... Read more ...

The Diamond Princess cruise ship, where at least 634 people caught the...

The Diamond Princess cruise ship, where at least 634 people caught the coronavirus, is setting sail again in April. Here's how it's being cleaned

The Diamond Princess cruise ship incubated more than 630 cases of the novel coronavirus, the largest number of infections outside China. The cruise ship is already planning its... Read more ...

Stephen Miller told a group of staffers during a meeting that immigration...

Stephen Miller told a group of staffers during a meeting that immigration policy was 'all I care about. I don't have a family. I don't have anything else. This is my life'

Stephen Miller, a senior adviser to President Donald Trump, has been the architect behind the administration's immigration policy. A lengthy New Yorker profile detailed how... Read more ...

Wilder vs Fury 2 live stream: how to watch the boxing rematch from anywhere...

Wilder vs Fury 2 live stream: how to watch the boxing rematch from anywhere this weekend

If the result of the Deontay WIlder vs Tyson Fury rematch came down to trash talk only, then this one would probably be heading for another hard fought draw! But the time for... Read more ...

Coronavirus: Branson downplays threat to new cruise line Virgin Voyages

Coronavirus: Branson downplays threat to new cruise line Virgin Voyages

Business magnate Sir Richard Branson has said he does not expect his new luxury cruise line to be hit by any fallout from the coronavirus crisis. Read more ...

Here's what you need to know about Grimes, the Canadian singer dating Elon...

Here's what you need to know about Grimes, the Canadian singer dating Elon Musk who just confirmed she's 7 months pregnant

Grimes , the Canadian singer, revealed in a recent interview that she's seven months pregnant after a month of hinting to it on social media. The internet is furiously... Read more ...

Review: The Southwest Performance Business card offers valuable...

Review: The Southwest Performance Business card offers valuable frequent-flyer perks - and you can currently earn the Companion Pass with its sign-up bonus

The Southwest Rapid Rewards Performance Business Credit Card is currently offering an increased sign-up bonus of up to 100,000 points. You'll earn 70,000 points after spending... Read more ...