AP News Guide: What the Fed Did Thursday and Why it Matters
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AP News Guide: What the Fed Did Thursday and Why it Matters

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve’s decision Thursday to hold a key interest…

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One Way That Going to College Pays Off Less for Black People Than White People
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One Way That Going to College Pays Off Less for Black People Than White People

(Slate) – Having a college degree is supposed to insulate you a bit from the…

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Black Children Experiencing Post-Recession Gains
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Black Children Experiencing Post-Recession Gains

By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Eight years after the Great Recession,…

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For Black Homeowners, Great Recession Has Not Receded
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For Black Homeowners, Great Recession Has Not Receded

By Freddie Allen Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Most economists agree that the Great…

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Nomura Misled Fannie, Freddie on Mortgage Bonds, U.S. Judge Finds
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Nomura Misled Fannie, Freddie on Mortgage Bonds, U.S. Judge Finds

Nate Raymond and Jonathan Stempel, REUTERS   NEW YORK (Reuters) — A U.S. judge on…

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The Fed Has Not Learnt From The Crisis
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The Fed Has Not Learnt From The Crisis

Steve Keen, FORBES   (Forbes)—The Financial Crisis of 2007 was the nearest thing to a…

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Parents: Children Will Have It Harder Than They Did
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Parents: Children Will Have It Harder Than They Did

By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – A majority of American parents believe…

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Can You Guess Which Bank Americans Are Most Loyal To?
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Can You Guess Which Bank Americans Are Most Loyal To?

  (The Motley Fool) – Let’s face it, consumers probably aren’t thrilled with their bank,…

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Bernie Madoff Trustee Returns $355 Million More to Investors
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Bernie Madoff Trustee Returns $355 Million More to Investors

  NEW YORK (AP) — About $355 million distributed last week to investors cheated in…

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Income Inequality Rises In all 50 States
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Income Inequality Rises In all 50 States

  By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Income inequality is rising…

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