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No matter how many games are played this season, Phillies star wide receiver JT Realmuto will still be eligible for free will when it comes to an end. Major League Baseball and its players agreed on Thursday on a deal that will overhaul the sport’s economic system in light of what is expected to be …

The stock market surged last week, with the Nasdaq and S&P 500 both hitting record highs and the Dow Jones Industrial Average still exceeding 29,000 per month after breaking that level for the first time. By a river, a scorpion that can’t swim asks a frog to carry it across a river on the frog’s …

Newswise – We react less negatively to extreme manifestations of economic disparity, such as homelessness, if we believe the economic system is fair and legitimate, and these differences in responsiveness are even detectable at the physiological level, notes a team of psychology researchers. The research, which appears in the newspaper Nature Communication, offers new insights …

The idea that the US economy is “rigged” for the benefit of the rich and special interests has been a major rallying cry in the 2016 presidential election and is already resurfacing in the race 2020. This message is likely to resonate with many Americans. Seven in ten American adults say their country’s economic system …

Fortunately, the Internet has not yet been invented because if it had been, Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred might have some explanations for his return home to his wife, Colleen, mother of the couple’s four children. The household name at the Boston College CEO’s Luncheon at the Boston Harbor Hotel yesterday, Manfred answered questions …

The American economic system is a mixture of free market capitalism with government actions and controls. It has evolved with our nation. Many of us have come to believe that this system rewards hard work and is fair. Globalization and technological change have challenged this belief. The increased economic rewards for “knowledge workers” – people …

About six in ten American adults (63%) say the country’s economic system unfairly favors powerful interests, compared to a third (33%) who say it is generally fair for most, according to a new survey from the Pew Research Center. Americans. While general views on this issue have changed little in recent years, the partisan divide …

A decade after the 2008 financial crisis, the public is roughly evenly divided on whether America’s economic system is safer today than it was then. About half of Americans (48%) say the system is safer today than it was before the 2008 crisis, while about as many (46%) say it is no more sure. Opinions …

The planet is in trouble. Study after scientific study, we warn that we have pushed far beyond the physical limits of what our living world can handle. From increasing temperature extremes causing disastrous weather conditions – including record droughts and unprecedented fires – to oceans choked by plastic and collapsing ecosystems, it’s painfully clear that …

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