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Inflation remains sticky in Europe, with core prices cooling less than expected

A salesman preparing a bag of sweets for a customer in the Sicilian confectionery shop Mazzone on February 02, 2024 in Catania, Italy. Fabrizio Villa | Getty Images News...

Key Fed inflation measure rose 0.4% in January as expected, up 2.8% from a year ago

Inflation rose in line with expectations in January, according to an important gauge the Federal Reserve uses as...

A little-noticed inflation report in the past could get a lot of market attention on Thursday

With markets on edge over the direction of inflation, a report Thursday that often flies under the economic...

For Black workers, progress in the workplace but still a high hill to climb

Ali and Jamila Wright, co-owners of Brooklyn Tea.Courtesy: Brooklyn TeaLooking at the state of Black employment in America...

Jamie Dimon is 'cautious about everything' as he sees risks to a soft landing

JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon thinks there's a better-than-even chance that the U.S. is heading for a recession,...

UNRWA Warns of Unprecedented Humanitarian Catastrophe in Gaza

Opinion by Philippe Lazzarini (east jerusalem)Monday, October 16, 2023Inter Press ServiceEAST JERUSALEM, Oct 16 (IPS) - As of today, my UNRWA colleagues...

South Africa beat France 29-28 to reach Rugby World Cup semifinals

Defending champions South Africa edged hosts France in a thrilling seven-try encounter, while England beat Fiji 30-24.South Africa crushed France's hopes of a...

What is Hamas? What you need to know about the militant group that rules the Gaza Strip

Palestinian members of the al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of the Hamas movement, take part in a gathering on January 31, 2016 in...

Gaza: Forcing patients to flee hospitals a ‘death sentence’ warns WHO

The statement came as the Israeli-imposed deadline for some 1.1 million civilians to leave the northern part of the enclave, ahead of what...

Russia-Ukraine war: List of key events, day 599

As the war enters its 599th day, these are the main developments.Here is the situation on Sunday, October 15, 2023. Fighting Two people were killed...

What is Israel's Iron Dome? Here’s what you need to know about the missile defense system

Israel's Iron Dome anti-missile system intercepts rockets launched from the Gaza Strip, as seen from the city of Ashkelon, Israel October 9, 2023.Amir...