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Bloomberg Businessweek ‘wealth number’ ranking shows inequality

There is massive income inequality in the in the U.S. and in the world, and everyone from political candidates to billionaires are talking about it. A recent global wealth ranking Bloomberg Businessweek put a fine point on it. The ranking gives everyone in the world a “wealth number,” from -2 …

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‘Betrayal in Berlin’ Recaptures a Golden Era for Espionage

In the early 1950s, the divided city of Berlin teemed with intelligence agents, all trying to keep a leg up for their side in the Cold War. In the midst of this activity, American and British operatives planned to dig a tunnel underneath the city, to intercept communications headed to …

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Powell speaks, economic data, earnings

Here are the most important things to know about Tuesday before you hit the door. 1. Fed chair Powell speaks We’ll hear from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell for the first time since key economic data was reported. Last week, the odds of an October interest rate cut soared above …

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