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FILE – In this file photo from Friday September 17, 2021, UK Business Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng, center, attends the first Cabinet meeting since the reshuffle, at 10 Downing Street, London on Friday September 17, 2021 UK Affairs The secretary will hold emergency talks with industry leaders and consumer groups as the government seeks ways to …

President Joe Biden leaves St. Edmund’s Roman Catholic Church in Rehoboth Beach, Del., After attending mass on Saturday, September 18, 2021. Biden is spending the weekend at his home in Rehoboth Beach. FILE – In this file photo from August 13, 2021, two Red Cross volunteers help a man activate his pass on the TousAntiCovid …

A woman walks past a bank’s electronic board displaying the Hong Kong Stock Index on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange in Hong Kong on Monday, September 20, 2021. Shares fell more than 3% in Hong Kong on Monday as part cleared up exchanges in Asia, with Tokyo and Shanghai have closed their doors. A woman …

And Fed Vice Chairman Richard Clarida, a close ally of Powell, surprised many observers last month by suggesting that the Fed’s targets of maximum employment and annual inflation of 2% could be reached by the end of 2022 – a sign that Clarida could then support a rate hike. . If this week’s updated forecast …

FILE – In this file photo from September 13, 2021, President Joe Biden, center, smiles at the crowd as he is flanked by California Gov. Gavin Newsom and Jennifer Siebel Newsom at a rally ahead of the election of California governor recall in Long Beach, Calif. In recall elections, Newsom won big in coastal urban …

We know how to foster greater diversity in the student body, because some public universities have done so. When the University of Texas, Austin, started to admit the top 10 percent out of every high school graduating class in the state in the late 1990s, he created pathways for schools in historically more disadvantaged communities …

The debt limit is the amount of money Congress allows the Treasury to borrow. It was suspended three times under the Trump administration and has been lifted dozens of times since 1960. Created at the start of World War I so that Congress no longer needed to approve every bond issue, the cap debt has …

Activists from the Indian Youth Congress shout slogans during a protest marking the birthday of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Hyderabad, India on Friday, September 17, 2021. A policeman arrests a member of the Indian Youth Congress during a protest where he and others staged a protest to mark the birthday of Indian Prime …

Good Friday morning, dear researchers. This is Kathy Miller, associate editor on behalf of John. Let’s dive right in. Jobs in the private sector recovered after the COVID-19 shutdown, but growth in non-educational employment in state and local governments across the country has been largely depleted. Pew Charitable Trust Data I will propose. All public …

Beirut – Reuters On Thursday, the Lebanese cabinet approved its political plan to deal with the worst financial collapse in history. As Lebanon plunges into the abyss of economic collapse, three quarters of its population are on the brink of poverty and the local currency has lost 90% of its value in the past two …