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Why the Fed is trying to stay flexible

2 hours 40 min ago
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Asian markets mostly rise after central bank decisions

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 21:58
Asian markets mostly rose on Thursday after the Federal Reserve cut rates, while Japan's central bank kept monetary policy unchanged.

Rescuers used a human chain to save a group of stranded dolphins

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 16:00
A group of four dolphins that was stranded for days in a canal in St. Petersburg, Florida was rescued Tuesday after volunteers formed a human chain to help free them.

Immigration court backlog exceeds 1 million cases, data group says

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 14:42
The immigration court backlog now exceeds 1 million cases, according to Syracuse University's Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse, which tracks immigration court data.

CNN announces details for LGBTQ town hall

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 12:23
Nine Democratic presidential candidates have accepted the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's invitation to participate in a CNN town hall next month focused on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer issues. HRC is billing the October 10 town hall in Los Angeles, "Power of our Pride," and it coincides with the 31st anniversary of National Coming Out Day on October 11. It will air live on CNN from 7 p.m. ET to 11:30 p.m. ET. HRC says it will be the largest audience for a Democratic presidential town hall devoted to LGBTQ issues.