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Will Evergrande be China’s ‘Lehman moment’? Wall Street says no

There's a risk to the stock market that's not covid or inflation. Here's what's going on with Evergrande:

A student opened fire Monday at a university in Russia, leaving six people dead and 28 hurt, before being shot by police and detained, officials said.

Democrats can’t use their $3.5 trillion package to give millions of immigrants a chance to become citizens, the Senate’s parliamentarian said, a crushing blow to what was the party’s clearest pathway in years to attaining that long-sought goal.

Get ready for Michael Keaton in the opioid-crisis drama "Dopesick" and much more on Hulu in October.

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Government shutdowns don’t mean that federal work in Washington or the rest of the country grinds to a total halt.


Pharma stocks finish lower as Trump targets drug prices with executive orders

Dr. Fauci: ‘This is an outbreak of historic proportions, the likes of which we’ve not seen in 102 years’ The veteran epidemiologist said, ‘I think we’re facing a whole lot of trouble’

This is the first time in 34 years that SXSW will not take place. It would have pumped about $356 million into the local economy.

Arnold Schwarzenegger backs California face-mask order: ‘Anyone making it a political issue is an absolute moron’

SEC says it will punish ‘abusive activity’ amid GameStop, Robinhood drama

55% of coronavirus patients still have neurological problems three months later: study

A political scientist sets the record straight on mail-in voting: 1. Voter fraud is rare overall, and rarer by mail 2. Vote by mail does not give a partisan advantage 3. The public can learn to trust mail-in voting

Americans are creating their own vaccine mandates by cutting ties with the unvaccinated

The Crocs comeback continues: Nicki Minaj returned to social media after a five-month hiatus sporting a hot pink pair of bedazzled Crocs. Now Google searches for "pink Crocs" are surging.