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The naysayers have helped crack the facade of an omnipotent central bank pulling the strings of the nation’s economy. There is no wizard behind the curtain, but there are plenty of opinions — and no guarantee of getting it right.
When it was clear a new graduate could not work, the federal government forgave his debt. The private lender wasn’t required to do so.
While strict U.S. sanctions are still in place, many are positioning themselves to pounce if they end.
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President suggests a creative, quick and inexpensive solution that solved the AC problem quickly and easily.
Free app from the maker of note-keeping service stores online recipes for users and even suggests other recipes.
In side-scroller game, users navigate a rocket ship past obstacles such as asteroids, comets and stalactites.
The loans can help retirees strapped for cash, but borrowers need to be careful.
It turns out, writing about a subject is a good way to figure out where you stand on the issue.
Warren Brown finds this muscle car fast and — friendly.
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The dissenters on the central bank transformed the economy through times of prosperity and difficulty.
New legislation calls for frequent inspections and clamps down on hospices that enroll healthy patients.
Concerned that the U.S. is losing ground to Russia and China, the Pentagon is promoting industry innovation.
Good news: Corporate debt might be much, much lower than we thought.
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Gun violence is disproportionately affecting the country’s African American population.
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