Black researchers made up about 1.5 percent of the Federal Reserve system’s 945-person staff of doctorate-level economists at the end of 2021, a number that highlights the central bank’s ongoing struggle to improve racial and ethnic diversity in its ranks. Data that the Fed on Thursday published publicly for the first time showed that 72 […]

Flight data from a black box recovered from the China Eastern Airlines jet that crashed in March indicates someone in the cockpit intentionally crashed the plane, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with US officials’ preliminary assessment. A Western official told Reuters that the focus is on the . . .

Stocks swung between gains and losses Wednesday after fresh data showed inflation eased slightly in April but not as much as economists expected. The S&P 500 edged up 0.9% in morning trading. The index snapped a three-day losing streak Tuesday, hitting pause on a stretch of pressure that came as investors braced for the Federal […]

People watch a large screen displaying India’s benchmark share index on the facade of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) building in Mumbai, India, January 20, 2016. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register BENGALURU, May 11 (Reuters) – Indian shares on Wednesday fell to their lowest in two months, extending losses […]

U.S. hundred dollar notes are seen in this picture illustration taken in Seoul February 7, 2011. REUTERS/Lee Jae-Won Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register LONDON, May 11 (Reuters) – The dollar held close to a two-decade high on Wednesday as investors waited for fresh U.S. inflation data to anticipate how aggressively the […]

A currency dealer works at a dealing room of a bank in Seoul, South Korea, August 25, 2015. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register HONG KONG, May 11 (Reuters) – Asian shares squeezed higher on Wednesday from close to two-year lows hit in the previous session while the dollar held […]

SINGAPORE — Shares in Asia-Pacific looked set for a lower start on Wednesday as investors await the release of inflation data from China and the U.S. The Nikkei futures contract in Chicago was at 26,110 while its counterpart in Osaka was at 26,060 — lower than the Nikkei 225’s last close at 26,167.10. Australian stocks […]

As an emergency physician in the United States for about 20 years, Houry said that it was a “frequent occurrence” to treat young men in the emergency room for gunshot wounds. They often would “bleed out” on her as she was resuscitating them. Then she would search the hospital for a clean white coat to […]

FE REPORT | Published: May 10, 2022 08:57:27 | Updated: May 10, 2022 11:45:21 Voicing concern over the draft Data Protection Act-2022, Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) fears that it could become ‘another black law’ through establishing administrative control in the name of personal protection. At a virtual discussion on its evaluation of the proposed act, […]

article An ultrasound machine sits next to an exam table in an examination room at Whole Woman’s Health of South Bend on June 19, 2019 in South Bend, Indiana. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images) The age at which American women are giving birth has shifted. Over the past three decades, birth rates have declined for […]

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