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Inflation threatens summer vacation plans for millions of Americans

Soaring inflation threatens the travel plans of millions of Americans as growing demand for travel and vacations drives up prices. Gasoline hit a new high of $4.45 on Saturday, and the start of the peak summer travel season is still weeks away. Earlier this week, federal inflation data showed airfares were up 33% from a…
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Abbott plans to reopen and produce formula in 2 weeks

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Abbott Laboratories is speaking out against the White House over the national infant formula shortage and the closure of its manufacturing plant in Sturgis. In a Friday White House press conference, spokeswoman Jennifer Psaki noted that the formula shortage was partly caused by the closure of the Sturgis plant. “But…
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Hyundai plans $7 billion electric vehicle factory in the US

South Korean automaker Hyundai Motor Group is expected to announce next week that it is building a massive electric vehicle factory near Savannah, Georgia, according to a U.S. official with knowledge of the planned announcement.Hyundai is finalizing those plans as President Joe Biden is due to visit South Korea next week as part of his…
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Kia parent company plans second plant in Georgia

Now combined with Rivian, Georgia could boast a pair of EV auto projects within six months, bringing with them combined promises of thousands of manufacturing jobs and supplier spinoffs. The Accords, respectively, would be the two largest ever recruited by the state. A deal could be formally announced before the May 24 GOP primary, when…
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Senator Elizabeth Warren Demands Answers from Fidelity for Allowing Bitcoin in Retirement Plans – Featured Bitcoin News

Two US senators, including Elizabeth Warren, have sent a letter to Fidelity Investments demanding answers regarding the company’s decision to allow bitcoin investments in 401(k) retirement plans. “Investing in cryptocurrencies is risky and speculative betting, and we fear Fidelity is taking those risks with the retirement savings of millions of Americans,” the lawmakers wrote. US…
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Elon Musk’s big plans for Twitter: what we know so far

PROVIDENCE, RI (AP) — Tesla CEO Elon Musk has laid out bold, if still vague, plans to turn Twitter into a place of “maximum fun” once he buys the platform from social media for 44 billion dollars and the private aura. But adopting what at the moment is little more than a mixture of vague…
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Victims of Twitter abuse fear Musk’s plans, but can’t give up

Perhaps no group of people are more alarmed by Elon Musk’s apparent plan to make Twitter free speech for all. than those most likely to be targets of harassment: women, racial minorities and other marginalized groups. They fear that a more passive approach Watching the platform will encourage providers of hate speech, bullying and misinformation…
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