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Does the U.S. need a trillion-dollar coin? | CBC Radio
There's an idea floating around that is undoubtedly crazy. But it has gained traction and support from some of the biggest economic thinkers in the U.S.
Jordan's king vows to support Lebanon in meeting with PM
AMMAN, Jordan - Jordan's King Abdullah II received Lebanon's prime minister in Amman Sunday, saying his country will stand by the small nation and its people during its worst-ever economic crisis.
Lebanon hit by electricity outage expected to last several days
Lebanon has no electricity after the country's two biggest power stations shut down due to a fuel shortage, a government official has said.
Biden says Republicans are being 'reckless' over the debt limit increase.
President Biden urged congressional leaders to raise the debt ceiling on Monday, excoriating Republicans for what he said was "reckless" and "disgraceful" obstruction ahead of a default deadline later this month that he warned would amount to "a self-inflicted wound that takes our economy over a cliff."
Aung San Suu Kyi appears in closed court on corruption charges
Aung San Suu Kyi has appeared in a closed court to face allegations of corruption, one of the most serious of a number of legal charges filed against the ousted leader by the military junta.
Jordan PM says to hasten gas delivery to crisis-hit Lebanon
BEIRUT - Jordan says it has discussed ways to expedite Egyptian natural gas shipments via its territory and Syria to Lebanon, which is dealing with a grueling energy-crisis.
Greece to buy French warships in multibillion euro defence deal
Greece and France have signed a multi-billion euro military agreement, a deal hailed by the leaders of both countries as a bold first step towards deeper military cooperation on the continent.
Wealthy nations must share more resources or risk crisis for billions, warns UN chief
The head of the UN has called on rich countries to step up efforts to protect workers hit by the Covid-19 pandemic with an additional $1tn (£736bn) injection of funds to avoid a twin-track recovery that widens the gap with the world's poorest nations.
6 Ways to Write a Real Estate Listing Description that Sells Boston Condos For Sale Ford Realty
Whether you rent or sell real estate, it can be difficult to find tenants or homebuyers in the wake of the global pandemic.
Rep. Karen Bass makes it official: 'I'm running for mayor'
U.S. Rep. Karen Bass (D-Los Angeles) launched her campaign for Los Angeles mayor on Monday, telling Angelenos she's in the race with her "whole heart" and ready to tackle the city's homelessness epidemic.