“We think the current stance of policy is likely to remain appropriate, as long as incoming information remains broadly consistent with our outlook.” Powell is saying the Fed isn’t likely to make any more reductions to interest rates in the near future unless something really bad rocks the economy. Though
Get a quick lesson on the Watchmen universe. DC Entertainment HBO’s new Watchmen series made its debut Sunday, Oct. 20, to positive reviews and many, many questions. It’s understandable if you’re a bit puzzled after the first two episodes, as the original 1986 comic still has some fans trying to figure
Although the U.S. military for years as called its joint military exercises with South Korea an important means of keeping troops and commanders ready for combat on short notice, Trump has called them a waste of money and a provocation to the North. Esper announced the postponement of the military
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Reuben Wu has photographed some of the world’s most remote and extreme places: Chile’s Atacama Desert, the Bisti Badlands of New Mexico, the Arctic tundra of Norway, Peru’s Pastoruri glacier. But few locations compare to the site of his latest project, Bolivia’s Salar de Uyuni. Stretching across more than 4,000
Over a four-and-a-half month stretch from September 2018 to January, the contractors collectively billed at least $744,000. The Department of Health and Human Services halted the contract in April in the face of widespread criticism after POLITICO reported on Verma’s extensive use of communications consultants. But under the terms hammered
The central bank on Wednesday cut interest rates for the third time since July, but Powell signaled that it is done reducing borrowing costs for now, until there’s evidence the economy really needs yet another stimulus. ….our manufacturers. We should have lower interest rates than Germany, Japan and all others.