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  1. North Korea sanctions: Here's what Trump didThu, 21 Sep 2017 19:29:11 EDT
    President Trump escalated pressure on North Korea as part of his ongoing economic warfare against Pyongyang. More...
  2. Trump says GOP's health bill protects pre-existing conditions. Here's the truthThu, 21 Sep 2017 12:09:40 EDT
    Obamacare offered comprehensive protections for those with pre-existing conditions. The Graham-Cassidy repeal bill does not. More...
  3. These groups are not happy with the latest Obamacare repeal effortThu, 21 Sep 2017 08:10:00 EDT
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  4. China's debt risks are risingThu, 21 Sep 2017 07:30:57 EDT
    China's debt binge has unsettled one of the world's top credit ratings agencies. S&P cut its rating Thursday. More...
  5. Puerto Rico: 11 years in recession and now no electricityWed, 20 Sep 2017 18:14:11 EDT
    Puerto Rico faces the cost of rebuilding after Hurricane Maria. Some say it's the last thing the island needs. Others see the rebuilding as an opportunity for a much-needed clean slate. More...
  6. Fed Chair Janet Yellen warns: Monitor your credit report!Thu, 21 Sep 2017 01:59:45 EDT
    Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen on Wednesday warned millions of Americans to scrupulously monitor their credit reports following data breach at Equifax. More...
  7. Why Bill and Melinda Gates are spending a lot of time in WashingtonWed, 20 Sep 2017 16:38:28 EDT
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  8. Minimum wage since 1938Fri, 09 Dec 2016 17:51:58 EST
    When the federal minimum wage first became law in 1938, it was 25 cents. Adjusted for inflation, that would be worth $4.19 today. Scroll over the chart to see historical minimum wage amounts, and their corresponding values in today's dollars. More...
  9. Trump is right. The corporate rate should be 15%. But it's not that simpleWed, 20 Sep 2017 11:13:53 EDT
    Ideally, the U.S. should aim for the lowest corporate rate possible. But what's rarely noted when comparing the United States to competitors with low corporate rates is that those countries also impose a consumption tax on top of their other taxes. More...
  10. Countries with higher wages than the U.S.Fri, 09 Dec 2016 17:53:53 EST
    Some Republicans say high wages in the U.S. are hurting America's global competitiveness. See the countries where wages are even higher. More...
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  1. Puerto Rico After Maria: No Power, No Phones and Lots of DamageThu, 21 Sep 2017 20:08:28 EDT
    The most powerful hurricane to hit the U.S. territory in almost a century has hobbled the islands telecommunications system, destroyed its power grid and left communities flooded. More...
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