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Colorado’s cannabis industry prepares for tough times as U.S. recession looms

Colorado’s cannabis industry is preparing for tough times as marijuana sales drop and economic problems pile up. During the COVID-19 pandemic lockdowns, weed businesses serviced…

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Thousands protest against G7 in Munich as leaders gather for summit

Demands include end to fossil fuels, preservation of biodiversity and greater social justice About 3,500 protesters have gathered in Munich as the G7 group of…

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The city of Austin raises minimum wage for city employees to $22

The conversation around raising the minimum wage has intensified over the last decade. With the dollar’s purchasing power shrinking every year, millions of Americans are…

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Is Charging an EV Cheaper Than Filling a Car With Gas?

With gas prices going through the roof and showing no signs of slowing down, we’re seeing more people debate the switch to an EV or hybrid vehicle….

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President Biden to Propose 3-Month Suspension of Federal Gas Tax

President Joe Biden will ask Congress to suspend the federal gasoline tax for three months in a speech on Wednesday afternoon, according to a new…

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DARPA Drops A Bomb On Crypto’s Biggest Selling Point

According to a study commissioned by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, blockchain technology might not be so decentralized and immutable after all. Source: https://www.slashgear.com/903108/darpa-drops-a-bomb-on-cryptos-biggest-selling-point/…

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Russia becomes China’s top oil supplier amid Ukraine war sanctions

Chinese refiners cash in on heavily discounted Russian oil supplies, boosting imports by 55% Russia-Ukraine war: latest updates China’s crude oil imports from Russia soared…

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Fed set for largest rate hike in decades

The Federal Reserve is expected to announce the biggest interest rate hike since 1994 on Wednesday after an alarming inflation report and a stock market…

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What workers really want: raises that beat inflation

You might have heard that nowadays workers want flexibility or jobs with a sense of purpose. But with inflation on the rise, something far more…

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Markets brace for sharpest rise in US interest rates in almost 30 years

Federal Reserve expected to increase cost of borrowing by 0.75 percentage points to curb rising inflation The world’s financial markets are bracing themselves for the…

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‘The IMF is evil’: Rich countries take aim at nations adopting crypto  

When Argentina’s central bank issued a de facto ban on trading digital assets, enraged cryptocurrency investors quickly fingered a culprit: As part of a bailout…

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National gas price average nears $5 per gallon

The national average price for a gallon of gas neared $5 on Wednesday, according to AAA.  After weeks of soaring gas prices, Wednesday’s numbers showed…

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Wage gap between CEOs and US workers jumped to 670-to-1 last year, study finds

Report on 300 top US companies found CEOs making an average of $10.6m, with the median worker getting $23,968 The wage gap between chief executives…

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Senators introduce bipartisan comprehensive bill to regulate cryptocurrencies

The most comprehensive crypto bill to date is being introduced by a bipartisan pair of senators looking to set a clear regulatory structure for digital…

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Inflation strikes twice for many retirees

Spiking inflation is helping push up taxes on a group that lawmakers are loath to cross: the elderly. While Social Security benefits increase along with…

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The fictitious “self-made” billionaire

“Pull yourself up by your bootstraps” and “if I can do it, so can you” are the monetary maxims of billionaires across the country that…

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Real estate agents got $3.9 billion in Covid relief PPP funds. The housing market boomed, but few repaid the loans.

Real estate firms with one worker got $3.9 billion in government-approved Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans. But during Covid, the housing market boomed. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/business/real-estate/real-estate-agents-got-39-billion-covid-relief-ppp-loans-housing-marke-rcna26947…

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Are You Really Saving Gas Money With Your EV?

Gas prices are skyrocketing, and consumers are all asking the same question: can you really save money by replacing a gas car with an electric…

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‘Billionaire bonanza’: Tax the rich as poverty surges: Oxfam

Hundreds of new billionaires since 2020 in contrast with hundreds of millions pushed into extreme poverty worldwide. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/5/23/oxfam-calls-for-taxing-the-rich-as-davos-summit-returns Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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As Covid cases rise, officials plead for more funding

Covid rising in the U.S.: Biden administration officials are warning they need more money from Congress to buy vaccines, treatments and tests for anticipated fall…

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US announces $215 million in new food aid to Ukraine

Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Wednesday that Ukraine will be getting $215 million in emergency food assistance, with more aid expected in the future. …

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Cannabis crime wave boosts banking prospects on Capitol Hill

Jordan Brown, a 29-year-old budtender, was shot and killed on March 19 during his shift at World of Weed in Tacoma, Wash. Joshua Chase, owner…

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