NewsWatch: Trump avoids conviction in second impeachment trial with 57-43 vote in Senate

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Former President Donald Trump’s second impeachment trial ends Saturday with his acquittal, after he faced a charge of inciting an insurrection in the wake of the Jan. 6 storming of the Capitol by his supporters. See full story.

Despite surging stocks and home prices, U.S. inflation won’t be a problem for some time

Baseball stadiums, conference halls and amusement parks are being used for mass COVID vaccinations, likely underscoring how far the nation needs to go before significant inflation takes hold. See full story.

Dogecoin founder says crypto’s rise is ‘not something I can comprehend’

Billy Markus said he sold all of his crypto in 2015 after he was laid off from a job See full story.

I’m 64, single, considering retirement after fighting cancer — I have $ 1.6 million. Should I retire?

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U.K. scientist warns new COVID variant will ‘sweep the world,’ as California confirms two cases of South African strain

A U.K. scientist warned Thursday that the variant of the coronavirus-borne illness COVID-19 that first emerged there and is far more infectious than the original virus could “sweep the world” and complicate the effort to contain the pandemic. See full story.


‘Understanding that times are tough, we have continued to send her payment for the weeks where we asked her to stay home.’ See full story.