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Most Americans Will Struggle to Pronounce These 50 Town Names

Most people probably know how to pronounce Des Moines or Boise. That’s because these are well-known American cities. But people might have mispronounced them when they came across them for the first........»»

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Most Expensive Colleges That Pay Off the Least

The student debt crisis is one of the most pressing public policy challenges of our time. Americans owe an estimated $1.6 trillion in student loans — more than any other form of debt after........»»

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America’s Fastest Shrinking Housing Markets

More than a decade has passed since the U.S. housing bubble burst and the 2008 financial crisis began.  Home prices in major cities across the country lost about a third of their value during the........»»

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America’s Fastest Growing Housing Markets

The U.S. housing market is close to its highest value ever. The median sale price of a home sold in the second quarter of 2019 was $279,600, a 4.3% increase compared to the same period in 2018 and........»»

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Youngest Athletes to Dominate Their Sport

Many athletes don’t hit their prime until their mid or even late 20s. But some players are just so gifted, they can dominate in professional sports in their early 20s or even their teens —........»»

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Is This the Turnaround Nordstrom Has Been Waiting For?

Nordstrom released its fiscal second quarter financial results after the markets closed on Wednesday. The retailer said that it had $0.90 in earnings per share (EPS) and $3.87 billion in revenue,........»»

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FOMC Minutes Contain Few Game-Changing Views

If the Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee decision on interest rates at the end of July wasn’t strong enough, there is another chance to evaluate the same data from that time........»»

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7 Big Oil & Gas Stocks Analysts Want You To Buy Now

Oil stocks are down and out in 2019, but there are 7 of the biggest names in oil and gas that analysts on Wall Street now see massive upside in for value investors. Some are even called to rise close........»»

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CBO Boosts Federal Deficit Projection by $809 Billion

The Congressional Budget Office is projecting a 10-year budget deficit of $11.4 trillion through the end of 2029. The first $1 trillion annual deficit is forecast to come next year......»»

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Just Over 500,000 Fewer Jobs Created in the US Since 2018

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) recently announced the preliminary estimate of the upcoming annual benchmark revision to the establishment survey employment series. Accordingly the U.S. economy........»»

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Cherokee Nation Set to Exercise Right to Representation in Congress

New Cherokee Nation chief Chuck Hoskin Jr. plans to seat a member of the Nation in the U.S. House of Representatives. The tribe's right to a congressional representative is specified in an 1835........»»

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Kinder Morgan Sheds Pipeline and Canadian Subsidiary for $3.3 Billion

U.S. energy giant Kinder Morgan has agreed to sell the U.S. portion of its Cochin pipeline system and its Canadian subsidiary to Canada's Pembina Pipeline for a total value of $3.3 billion......»»

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Defying Logic: Germany Sells 30-Year Bonds for Negative Yields

Explaining negative interest rates is arcane, almost as if it were medieval times and peasants were so desperate to protect their few coins they own from brigands and warlords that they were willing........»»

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What Analysts Are Saying About Home Depot After Earnings

Home Depot released its fiscal second-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday. Analysts were fairly positive on the firm following these results......»»

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Only 7,000 People Are Unemployed in This State

One small state had the lowest unemployment rate in the nation last month, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics......»»

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Why a Psychologist Might Help If You’re in Chronic Pain

An article just published in the Harvard Medical School health blog suggests reasons why your doctor might recommend seeing a psychologist if you’re in chronic pain. “Pain, depression, and anxiety........»»

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July Sales of Existing Homes Beat Estimates Even as Prices Rise

Sales of existing homes in July rose by 2.5% compared to June sales. Overall sales, though, were up less than 1% compared to July of 2018......»»

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The World’s Healthiest Packaged Food? It’s British, Says a New Study

Forget fish and chips, sticky toffee pudding, and that fat-heavy full English breakfast combination known colloquially as the “heart attack special.” No one is going to claim that foods like those........»»

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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Baidu, BP, Ciena, Chevron, Cree, Exxon, Home Depot, Medtronic, Nvidia, Urban Outfitters and More

The top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations for Wednesday included Baidu, BP, Ciena, Chevron, Cree, Exxon Mobile, Home Depot, Medtronic, Nvidia and Urban Outfitters......»»

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Why This Anthrax Vaccine Study Is Getting a New Cash Injection

Altimmune shares jumped on Wednesday after the company announced that the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority is modifying its existing anthrax vaccine development contract with........»»

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