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Automation Pushing America To Universal Basic Income For It’s Citizens

Is a guaranteed paycheck from the government, with no strings attached, the answer to the relentless rise of automation? The concept might sound far-fetched, but a so-called universal basic income (UBI), is currently one of the most hotly debated policy topics being floated as a means to address income inequality and the disruption that technology […]

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Despite Trump Boasts, Job Numbers Identical To Obama

President Donald Trump on Friday flipped his approach to the government’s employment report, celebrating the kind of strong showing he dismissed as phony under President Barack Obama. The Labor Department reported that the economy created 235,000 jobs in February, above the 190,000 consensus, allowing the president to claim that business enthusiasm over his approach to […]

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Stock Market Soars After Trump Speech

U.S. stock-market indexes set a new round of records Wednesday as investors welcomed President Donald Trump’s conciliatory tone during his address to a joint session of Congress, despite a lack of details on his economic plans. Some analysts suggested that the absence of protectionist comments as well as his overall tone that was perceived as […]

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Burlington Coat Factory Latest To Drop Ivanka’s Retail Line

BURLINGTON, N.J. — Ivanka Trump products have disappeared from the website of Burlington Coat Factory, a South Jersey-based retailer facing calls for a boycott from critics of President Donald Trump. But an online boycott campaign, #grabyourwallet, said it will continue to target the Burlington Township-based firm. “Burlington Coat Factory has removed all Trump brand goods from its […]