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The Fed expects to raise rates sooner than you’d think

The Fed expects to raise rates sooner than you’d think

The Federal Reserve expects to raise interest rates in 2023, according to new economic projections the central bank published Wednesday. That’s a sharp contrast from the Fed’s previous forecast in March, in which the central bank predicted rates would stay near zero for at least the next two years. Some members of the Federal Open…MORE

IKEA, Nivea and Grolsch pull ads from GB News days after launch

IKEA, Nivea and Grolsch pull ads from GB News days after launch

A number of companies are pulling advertising from GB News just days after Britain’s newest and most controversial TV channel launched with a self-professed mission to fight “cancel culture.” Swedish furniture giant IKEA, skin cream maker Nivea and brewer Grolsch are among brands that have either pulled or paused advertising on the channel. GB News’…MORE

Reporter confronts Putin: ‘What are you so afraid of?’

Reporter confronts Putin: ‘What are you so afraid of?’

ABC News reporter Rachel Scott on Wednesday confronted Russian President Vladimir Putin about his crackdown on political opponents. “The list of your political opponents who are dead, imprisoned, or jailed is long … and you have now prevented anyone who supports [Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny] to run for office,” Scott said. “So my question…MORE

Beyond bitcoin: These altcoins are super popular

Beyond bitcoin: These altcoins are super popular

Bitcoin and ethereum are the Coke and Pepsi of crypto: Their combined value of about $1 trillion accounts for nearly two-thirds of the overall $1.6 trillion in digital currencies worldwide. But just as some soft drink fans prefer Dr Pepper, there are also plenty of other alternatives in crypto — more than 10,000 of them,…MORE

Our 24/7 relationship

Our 24/7 relationship

Don Lemon and Chris Cuomo’s new podcast “The Handoff” explores their unlikely friendship off-camera, along with their unfiltered takes on the week’s news. Below, the hosts talk about the origin of the nightly “handoff” between their shows and how it put their friendship in front of the camera. Edited for clarity Don Lemon: Our new…MORE

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