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Microsoft exec tells employees in Windows and Office groups to be more cautious in hiring

In a memo to employees, a Microsoft executive told employees in his unit to be more cautious when it comes to opening up new roles

28th May 2022 03:01
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Judge dismisses Trump federal lawsuit against New York Attorney General Letitia James over her probe of business

Ex-President Donald Trump and his company are being investigated by New York Attorney General Letitia James over valuations of real estate assets.

28th May 2022 02:57
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The Fed’s favorite inflation measure rose 4.9% in April in a sign that price increases could be slowing

The Fed's preferred inflation gauge rose 4.9% in April from a year ago, a still-elevated level that nonetheless indicated that price pressures could be easing.

28th May 2022 02:53
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Apple union push faces setback as Atlanta organizers withdraw vote bid, citing alleged intimidation, rising Covid cases

The vote was previously scheduled for next week. If successful, it would have been the first unionized Apple store in the U.S.

28th May 2022 01:03
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Trump and GOP leaders speak at NRA event in Houston after Texas school shooting

Trump and Sen. Ted Cruz spoke at the NRA's annual meeting in Houston, just days after a gunman killed 19 children and two adults in a Texas school.

28th May 2022 00:55
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Treasury yields dip as key inflation metric shows possible slowdown in rising prices

U.S. Treasury yields fell Friday morning, as fears over the Federal Reserve's plans to aggressively hike interest rates appeared to ease.

27th May 2022 22:17
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5 years ago, New York made 4 years of college free for residents. Here’s how it's going

New York's Excelsior Scholarship program covers four years of tuition and yet many students who could qualify don't apply.

27th May 2022 20:56
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Mansions in Boca Raton are commanding Miami Beach prices. Here's a look inside

Ultra-high-end real estate in Boca Raton, Florida, is on a stratospheric rise, breaking record sale prices every year for five consecutive years. 

27th May 2022 19:27
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Twitter director Egon Durban won't leave the board after shareholders voted to boot him

Durban, co-CEO and managing director of private equity firm Silver Lake, was on the board when it approved Twitter's sale to Elon Musk last month.

27th May 2022 19:23
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Goldman says signs that inflation is peaking could be positive for stocks

Signs that inflation is at least starting to abate from a 40-year high could be a positive for stocks, according to Goldman Sachs.

27th May 2022 19:17
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How to protect yourself against monkeypox and what to do if you catch it

A recent monkeypox outbreak across the U.S., Europe, Australia and the Middle East has baffled health experts and is raising concerns of a wider outbreak.

27th May 2022 19:05
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Rep. Madison Cawthorn discloses 2021 'Let's Go Brandon' cryptocurrency purchase days after ethics probe announced

Cawthorn bought up to $250,000 worth of "Let's Go Brandon" cryptocurrency a week before suggesting its price would "go to the moon."

27th May 2022 18:27
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The National Rifle Association's lobbying machine is still potent despite financial woes that reduced its clout

The National Rifle Association still has a bevy of assets that it can use to influence the gun policy debate despite financial and internal turmoil.

27th May 2022 17:32
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Rep. Joaquin Castro asks FBI to investigate police response timeline in Texas school shooting as controversy grows

The police version of what happened during the shooting at the elementary school in Uvalde, Texas, has changed since Tuesday.

27th May 2022 14:04
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Twitter shareholders sue Elon Musk and Twitter over chaotic deal

Since Musk's acquisition bid, Twitter's share price has dropped more than 12%, and Tesla's is down about 28% as part of a broad sell-off in tech stocks.

27th May 2022 03:19
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Blinken says China is a serious long-term challenge but the U.S. does not want a new Cold War

Secretary of State Antony Blinken outlined the Biden administration's policy toward China, as the U.S. balances tensions of Russia and Taiwan.

27th May 2022 03:18
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Monkeypox has spread to more than 20 countries, but the outbreaks are containable, WHO says

About 200 confirmed cases and more than 100 suspected cases of monkeypox have been detected outside of countries where it usually circulates.

27th May 2022 02:23
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'A lot of Costco love' — How the warehouse retailer became a staple of Asian America

Asian Americans are the fastest-growing demographic in the U.S. They're also a disproportionate number of Costco's customers.

27th May 2022 02:10
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Home listings suddenly jump as sellers worry they may miss out on the red-hot housing market

With home sales slowing and mortgage rates rising, home sellers are starting to worry that the red-hot housing market is over.

27th May 2022 01:52
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Biden to travel to Uvalde to mourn victims of Texas school shooting

President Joe Biden will travel to Uvalde, Texas on Sunday to grieve with and console the families of the victims of Tuesday's mass shooting.

26th May 2022 23:00
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Trump must answer questions under oath in New York AG probe into business practices, appeals court says

Ex-President Donald Trump has repeatedly failed to limit the probe by New York Attorney General Letitia James into Trump Organization business practices.

26th May 2022 22:45
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Broadcom announces plans to buy VMware in $61 billion deal

The deal would be one of the largest technology acquisitions of all time.

26th May 2022 22:01
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Senate GOP blocks domestic terror bill, as gun reform talks restart after Buffalo, Texas shootings

Senate Republicans blocked debate on a domestic terrorism bill as the chamber holds talks on separate gun-safety legislation.

26th May 2022 21:45
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Baby formula supply should return to normal in two months, FDA commissioner says

FDA Commissioner Dr. Robert Califf said it will take about two months for shelves to be full with formula again.

26th May 2022 21:00
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As demand for summer travel surges, Delta trims schedule in effort to avoid disruptions

Delta is the latest carrier to trim its schedule ahead of the peak travel season.

26th May 2022 18:19
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Carl Icahn loses proxy fight with McDonald's over animal welfare

Activist investor Carl Icahn lost his proxy fight with McDonald's on Thursday, signaling that shareholders weren't swayed by his animal-welfare concerns.

26th May 2022 18:16
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Cybercriminals target metaverse investors with phishing scams

Fraudsters are targeting the metaverse with phishing scams to steal land from investors.

26th May 2022 17:36
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First-quarter GDP declined 1.5%, worse than thought; jobless claims edge lower

The U.S. economic contraction to start the year was worse than expected as weak business and private investment failed to offset strong consumer spending.

26th May 2022 17:25
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How to beat back rising prices with Memorial Day deals

For consumers struggling with soaring prices, the Memorial Day weekend sales push could be a great time to stock up.

26th May 2022 16:37
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French billionaire's stake in BT probed under Britain's tough new security law

The U.K. government now has the power to intervene in deals that have the potential to threaten national security.

26th May 2022 10:59