The Trump administration on Wednesday finalized yet another set of new health insurance rules as part of its ongoing effort to roll back the Affordable Care Act’s consumer protections and restore the kind of market conditions that existed before the law took effect.
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The shakeout in China’s $192 billion peer-to-peer lending industry is accelerating at a rapid clip. At least 118 platforms have failed this month through early Friday, according to Shanghai-based Yingcan Group, whose tally for July stood at 57 just three days ago.
Update: 9 a.m. EDT — The Department of Immigration and Customs Enforcement has put out a statement on Twitter saying that the report of a child dying while under their care in a detention center in Dilley, Texas, is not true.
In the year 1930, John Maynard Keynes predicted that, by century’s end, technology would have advanced sufficiently that countries like Great Britain or the United States would have achieved a 15-hour work week. There’s every reason to believe he was right.