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Wealth inequality critic and heiress Abigail Disney on Biden's $1.9 trillion rescue package: 'This stimulus is a moral imperative'

Wealth inequality critic and heiress Abigail Disney on Biden's $1.9 trillion rescue package: 'This stimulus is a moral imperative'

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement President-elect Joe Biden announced a $1.9 trillion COVID-19 stimulus plan on Thursday that includes $1,400 checks, an eviction moratorium through...
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December's $600 stimulus boosted spending by 30% - and Biden's new plan calls for checks twice as large

December's $600 stimulus boosted spending by 30% - and Biden's new plan calls for checks twice as large

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement President-elect Joe Biden introduced his plan for a $1.9 trillion stimulus package on Thursday. Called "The American Rescue Plan," the package would...
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A Black Capitol Police officer reportedly put on a MAGA hat to rescue his fellow officers during the Capitol siege

A Black Capitol Police officer reportedly put on a MAGA hat to rescue his fellow officers during the Capitol siege

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement A Black Capitol Police officer who was suspended after being photographed wearing a red "Make America Great Again" while on-duty defending the Capitol on...
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XE Market Analysis: North America - Jan 15, 2021

1 day ago   |   XE

The dollar has traded moderately firmer, while modest weakness has been seen in the euro and yen, alongside a smidgen of firmness in the Canadian dollar. EUR-USD edged out a...
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Dow Off Lows, But Remains in Red on Recovery Worries; Banks Slump

1 day ago   |   FXCM

By Yasin Ebrahim Investing.com - The Dow moved off session lows Friday but remained under pressure on mixed quarterly reports from banks and further signs of a slowing recovery...
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Biden's aid plan could revamp economy, prompt GOP resistance

1 day ago   |   The Independent

The $1.9 trillion rescue plan unveiled by President-elect Joe Biden offers the chance to sculpt the U.S. economy toward the Democrats' liking: a $15 minimum wage, aid to poor...
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Bank of America lifts its forecast for US economic growth on hopes for sweeping Biden-backed stimulus

Bank of America lifts its forecast for US economic growth on hopes for sweeping Biden-backed stimulus

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Robust consumer spending and the likelihood of additional stimulus led Bank of America to boost its outlook for US economic growth on Friday. Economists...
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'Not that good': Montreal restaurant's brutally honest menu pulls in the customers

2 days ago   |   The Guardian

Feigang Fei, who runs the Aunt Dai Chinese restaurant, says patrons appreciate his bracingly frank descriptions of the food In the cut-throat restaurant industry, most business...
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Exclusive web-tracking data suggests Netflix usage continued to climb internationally during Q4, while North American usage dipped

Exclusive web-tracking data suggests Netflix usage continued to climb internationally during Q4, while North American usage dipped

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Netflix usually stuns investors with its subscriber growth during the fourth quarter - a pivotal season for movie and TV releases. This year, the company...
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How the Chevy Corvette went from America's icon to mid-engine marvel taking after Ferraris and Lamborghinis

How the Chevy Corvette went from America's icon to mid-engine marvel taking after Ferraris and Lamborghinis

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement For almost 70 years, the Chevrolet Corvette was a front-engined sports car. It was a great performer, but was missing that one last element that'd make...
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One measure of unemployment suggests Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan...

One measure of unemployment suggests Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan could do more harm than good, says one top Wall Street strategist

Summary List Placement The US economy is receiving fresh fiscal support after months of plodding negotiations. But one measure of the labor market suggests the massive stimulus... Read more ...

Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID stimulus plan has $10 billion for cybersecurity...

Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID stimulus plan has $10 billion for cybersecurity and IT hidden at the end - and experts say it's critical for the nation's recovery

Summary List Placement On Thursday night, the Biden-Harris administration released plans for a nearly $2 trillion spending package for pandemic relief and economic recovery... Read more ...

Horse Racing Tips: Timeform's three best bets at Market Rasen on Saturday

Horse Racing Tips: Timeform's three best bets at Market Rasen on Saturday

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Businesses welcome ruling insurers must pay out over pandemic losses

Businesses welcome ruling insurers must pay out over pandemic losses

Business owners and representatives here have welcomed a Supreme Court ruling that insurance companies must pay out to small traders for coronavirus-related disruption. Read more ...

A Black Capitol Police officer reportedly put on a MAGA hat to rescue his...

A Black Capitol Police officer reportedly put on a MAGA hat to rescue his fellow officers during the Capitol siege

Summary List Placement A Black Capitol Police officer who was suspended after being photographed wearing a red "Make America Great Again" while on-duty defending the Capitol on... Read more ...

An increase to a $15 minimum wage marks a core component of Biden's new...

An increase to a $15 minimum wage marks a core component of Biden's new stimulus plan

Summary List Placement President-elect Joe Biden's newly unveiled stimulus plan includes a federal minimum wage increase to $15 an hour, although the measure is likely to face... Read more ...

I'm a former NFL pro who started a winery with two of my teammates - here's...

I'm a former NFL pro who started a winery with two of my teammates - here's how we carried lessons from football into our business strategy

Summary List Placement I grew up in Sonoma, California and played sports year-round as a kid. The wine industry was always a fascination growing up here, and part of my family... Read more ...

The top 9 shows on Netflix this week, from 'Lupin' to 'Bridgerton'

The top 9 shows on Netflix this week, from 'Lupin' to 'Bridgerton'

Summary List Placement Netflix's new French series "Lupin" debuted last week to critical acclaim, and now it's one of Netflix's most popular titles. But it couldn't beat Shonda... Read more ...

US small-cap stocks have raced ahead of their bigger peers in 2021. Experts...

US small-cap stocks have raced ahead of their bigger peers in 2021. Experts say a number of factors could send them higher

Summary List Placement The stock market recovery from the coronavirus crash in the spring of 2020 was all about the biggest US names: Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google, and... Read more ...

Wall Street is finally rewarding GM's electric-vehicle surge - but Tesla has...

Wall Street is finally rewarding GM's electric-vehicle surge - but Tesla has nothing to worry about

Summary List Placement It's been an incredibly long time coming. A decade after returning to the markets following a government bailout and bankruptcy, General Motors' stock... Read more ...