October 16, 2021

Manchin is putting Biden's child tax credit on the chopping block, digging in on who should qualify

President Joe Biden. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP Democrats want to extend the child tax credit as part of their social spending bill. Manchin has led a […]
October 16, 2021

3 astronauts arrived at China's new space station, which it's building as it's banned from the International Space Station

Astronauts Ye Guangfu, Zhai Zhigang and Wang Yaping wave during a ceremony ahead of the launch. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins Three Chinese astronauts have arrived at […]
October 16, 2021

Waffle House employee pulls gun on a customer during a dispute over eggs, according to Atlanta police reports

The incident occurred at a Waffle House restaurant in Atlanta, police say. Getty Images A Waffle House employee pulled a gun on a customer over […]
October 16, 2021

Welcome to #Striketober. Thousands of workers are walking off the job at Kellogg's and John Deere amid the labor shortage, with Hollywood employees up next.

Kellogg's Cereal plant workers demonstrate in front of the plant on October 7, 2021 in Battle Creek, Michigan. Rey Del Rio/Getty Images Thousands of workers […]
October 16, 2021

Baby boomers are snatching houses out of the hands of millennials

Boomers and millennials are competing for the same houses. Tim Boyle/Getty Images Boomers and millennials are competing for houses, per a new Zillow report. Boomers […]
October 16, 2021

We've reached peak supply chain crisis – it'll only get better from here, according to Jefferies

Container ships wait off the coast of the congested ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, in Long Beach, California, U.S., September 29, 2021. Mike […]
October 16, 2021

3 reasons China in the 2020s could start slowing dramatically like Japan in the 1990s

China's bubbly property sector is in trouble. Jade Gao/Getty Images Japan was the prime threat to the US's economic dominance in the 1980s, but then […]
October 16, 2021

Trump allies Lin Wood and Marjorie Taylor Greene exchange right-wing insults in a public feud

Georgia Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (L), lawyer Lin Wood (R). Getty Images (L), Associated Press (R) Former allies Lin Wood and Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene […]
October 16, 2021

The world is pissed about surging prices, from Berkeley to Berlin. An affordability movement is afoot.

Housing protesters yell at a rally outside of City Hall in Oakland. Jeff Chiu/AP Photo The world is trapped in a housing shortage, and governments […]
October 16, 2021

Jeffrey Epstein believed he could make a deal with prosecutors by revealing the secrets of Donald Trump or Bill Clinton, a new book says

Donald Trump with wife Melania Trump, Jeffrey Epstein and Ghislaine Maxwell. Davidoff Studios/Getty Images Jeffrey Epstein believed he could make a deal with prosecutors by […]