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What inflation fears mean for your 401(k)
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‘Vaccine envy is real,’ says a Cleveland Clinic pediatrician. Here’s what she’s telling parents and teens about the COVID-19 vaccine
Today 11:05 EDT
Regulators have given the go-ahead for younger teens to begin getting Pfizer's COVID-19 shots, raising questions for some parents who want to better understand how a vaccine could affect their...
Miners hammered, delivering losses for FTSE 100
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Heavily weighted mining stocks tumbled in London on Thursday, dragging on the main indexes as investors continued to react to a shock U.S. consumer price reading a day earlier.
Global tally of COVID-19 cases tops 160 million as U.S. gears up to vaccinate 12- to 15-year-olds
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The global tally of confirmed cases of the coronavirus-borne illness COVID-19 climbed above 160 million on Thursday, as the U.S. braced for the start of a vaccination program for 12- to 15-year-olds...
What inflation? Mortgage rates are still falling despite concerns about rising prices on consumer goods
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Biden, Senate Republicans to huddle on infrastructure
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President Joe Biden on Thursday is scheduled to huddle with a small group of Senate Republicans in a bid to strike common ground on infrastructure, a day after GOP leaders drew what they called a "red...
What happens if divorced parents disagree about their child getting the COVID-19 vaccine? Attorneys say it could get messy
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‘There will certainly be some controversy about this,' one divorce attorney said after the FDA cleared the way for using the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine on 12 to 15-year-olds.
McDonald’s Corp. said it would raise pay for employees at company-owned restaurants in the U.S., one of the latest companies to bolster wages and benefits as they struggle to hire workers.
Unemployment claims fall to pandemic low of 473,000 as businesses seek to hire more workers
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Applications for U.S. unemployment benefits fell last week to a fresh pandemic low, reflecting more aggressive efforts by companies to hire new workers amid a rapid economic recovery. Initial jobless...
U.S. wholesale prices rise at fastest pace since 2009, PPI shows, as inflation pressures keep building
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U.S. wholesale prices increased sharply again in April and signaled that more inflation is bubbling up in the U.S. economy, just a day after another government report showed the cost of living rose at...
Gold prices pull back, on verge of third straight slide
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Gold prices retreat on Thursday, heading for a third straight slide as the precious metal extended a fall from the highest levels since around February on the back of jitters centered on rising...
Oil futures fall Thursday, on track to snap a four-day winning streak, as the Colonial Pipeline resumes operations after shutting down in response to a ransomware attack. Traders were also tracking a...
Benchmark U.S. bond yield holds near highest level in 5 weeks as inflation fears deepen
Today 8:11 EDT
The 10-year Treasury yield on Thursday holds steady around the highest levels in weeks as fretting about rampant inflation in the aftermath of COVID-19 persists and investors await fresh economic...
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. swung to a loss for its March quarter as the company faced an anti-monopoly fine, but the Chinese e-commerce giant topped revenue expectations for the period amid continued...
U.S. stock-index futures point to a mixed start for U.S. equities Thursday, a day after hot inflation data sent the Dow Jones Industrial Average to its biggest one-day loss since January.
This is yet another chapter in the permanent struggle of European authorities to curb the anticompetitive practices of big internet multinationals.
Investors need faith in these 2 pillars to stay bullish on the S&P 500 and beat history, say strategists
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Mixing Pfizer and AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines increases mild side effects but is safe, study shows
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Mixing doses of COVID-19 vaccines increases the risk of mild to moderate side effects when compared with administering two shots of the same vaccine, according to a U.K. trial.
Shares of XPeng Inc. rallied Thursday, after the China-based electric vehicle maker reported a narrower-than-expected first-quarter loss and revenue that rose sevenfold to beat forecasts, with...
Shares in Canadian chip maker Alphawave fell as much as 20% on the company's trading debut in London, despite its IPO being viewed as well-timed amid the global semiconductor shortage.
Cadillac’s new Lyriq sets the stage for an electric future
Today 5:05 EDT
The Lyriq is Cadillac’s first fully electric car and it points the way forward for a brand long associated with powerful gas engines.
Global stocks are under pressure, with stocks falling in Asia, Europe and for U.S. equity futures as a spike in U.S. consumer prices rattles across markets.
Bitcoin bulls on social media reject Musk’s reasoning for halting crypto-based car sales
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Staunch supporters of bitcoin on Wednesday night were questioning Elon Musk's crypto bona fides after the CEO of Tesla Inc. said that the company would halt its experiment of selling its electric...
Planning COVID ‘revenge travel’ this summer? 7 tips to save money on that long-overdue vacation
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The cost of airfare rose by a record amount in April, as Americans rushed to book long-awaited trips now that many are vaccinated.
Vitalik Buterin, co-creator of the crypto network Ethereum, donated more than $1 billion on Wednesday to a relief fund to combat the spread of Covid-19 in India.
Prices consumers are paying for goods and services are climbing to post-recession highs, causing households and Wall Street anxiety just as the economy roars back with the lifting of pandemic...