The U.S. dollar and euro are equal for the first time in two decades

The U.S. dollar and euro are equal for the first time in two decades

This post was originally published on this siteThe shift, which is good for U.S. importers but bad for exporters, could have major ripple effects around the globe.

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Manchin: Inflation ‘now poses a clear and present danger to our economy’

Manchin: Inflation ‘now poses a clear and present danger to our economy’

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Texas’ law on gun background checks plagued by critical omissions of minors’ mental health records

Texas’ law on gun background checks plagued by critical omissions of minors’ mental health records

This post was originally published on this site By Jeremy Schwartz and Kiah Collier, The Texas Tribune and ProPublica July 13, 2022 In the spring of 2009, Elliott Naishtat persuaded his colleagues in the Texas Legislature to pass a bill that he believed would require the state to report court-ordered...

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What we learned from the Jan 6. committee hearing on extremism

What we learned from the Jan 6. committee hearing on extremism

This post was originally published on this siteNPR’s Rachel Martin speaks with Kimberly Wehle, a law professor and author of “How to Read the Constitution and Why,” about the key takeaways from the seventh House Jan. 6 committee hearing.

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What to know as Elon Musk’s rocky deal with Twitter heads to court

What to know as Elon Musk’s rocky deal with Twitter heads to court

This post was originally published on this siteTwitter filed a lawsuit against Elon Musk in the Delaware Court of Chancery. What happens now?

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Highland Park survivors to rally at U.S. Capitol, push for gun control legislation

Highland Park survivors to rally at U.S. Capitol, push for gun control legislation

This post was originally published on this siteAbout 1,000 people are expected at a gun control rally outside the U.S. Capitol after the Fourth of July mass shooting in Highland Park     

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June inflation data expected to stay hot amid high gas prices

June inflation data expected to stay hot amid high gas prices

This post was originally published on this siteJune inflation data remained hot amid higher gas and energy prices.

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Fed’s Inflation Dashboard Puts More Weight on Volatile Energy, Food Prices

Fed’s Inflation Dashboard Puts More Weight on Volatile Energy, Food Prices

This post was originally published on this siteConcerns that consumers could begin to expect higher inflation to last longer spur a more aggressive rate-rise path.

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Ukraine grain: Kyiv optimistic on Russia deal to reopen Black Sea

Ukraine grain: Kyiv optimistic on Russia deal to reopen Black Sea

This post was originally published on this siteTough talks are needed to reopen safe cargo routes for the grain that Russia has trapped in Ukraine.

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