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Europe's trade coup

From: Buisness-standard By Daniel Gros Recommended by: business-standard All has gone quiet on the transatlantic trade front, with last month’s agreement between US President Donald Trump and European Commission President Jean-
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U.S. Cities Where Salaries Go Farthest, and Those Where There Are Decent Jobs, Too

You know the problem — the places in the U.S. that are the most affordable to live in don’t usually have the kind of job opportunities that would make you want to live there. So, what kind of places are...
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A Sourcing Scavenger Hunt for Freelance and Contract Workers

As Jimmy Buffet once said, “Searching is half the fun: life is much more manageable when thought of like a scavenger hunt as opposed to a surprise party.” Scavenger hunts can be fun especially when your search has paid off,...
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The SEC is looking into Musk's 'going private' tweet, report claims

Well, this didn't take long.  According to a report by the Wall Street Journal, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is looking into Tesla CEO Elon Musk's recent tweets, in which he announced that Tesla is looking to go private.
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And now professional golf is being ransomed for bitcoin

Raise that single gloved-hand to your mouth in shock: The hackers have gone after golf. America's last bastion of proud visor-wearers is scrambling this week, after unknown criminals took over the PGA of America’s servers on Tuesday —
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Little girl on her first day of kindergarten is all of us realizing summer's pretty much over

With the school year just around the corner (or, in some places, fully here,) kids and parents across the U.S. are mentally preparing themselves for another year of homework, projects, and exams. But this little girl finishing up her first day of
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A Look at the #MeToo Movement’s Impact In the US, Brazil and the UK

Since the #MeToo movement began in October 2017, hardly a week goes by without the hashtag making headlines. From Miss America pageants to proposed legislation, the movement has given victims of sexual violence and harassment a new voice and has...
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Crypto prices sharply down after SEC postpones Bitcoin ETF decision

The prices of Bitcoin, Ethereum and all other major cryptocurrencies are sharply down Wednesday following an announcement by the U.S. Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) that it will postpone the decision on approving what would be the first-ever