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Walt Alexander

Walt Alexander is the editor-in-chief of Men of Value. Learn more about his vision for the online magazine for American men with the American values—faith, family & freedom—in his Welcome from the Editor.

United States Savings Bonds
Business Headlines

published Mar 27th 2017, 11:16 am, by Elizabeth Stanton (Bloomberg) — Treasuries rose Monday, extending last week’s gains, amid rising doubt that the Trump administration will be able to deliver on initiatives including tax cuts after failing to win House approval for health-care reform. Yields were lower by two to

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Supreme Court Entrance
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published Mar 27th 2017, 12:45 pm, by Susan Decker (Bloomberg) — The U.S. Supreme Court grappled over whether to upend a quarter-century of practice and limit where patent-infringement lawsuits can be filed. The justices Monday heard arguments in a case involving water flavoring containers that could end the reign of

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published Mar 27th 2017, 2:00 pm, by Faye Flam (Bloomberg View) — People aren’t getting dumber, despite what a prolific writer of fake news told the Washington Post last fall, but something funny is going on with American media. There’s been an apparent surge in fabricated stories, while the president

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published Mar 26th 2017, 10:14 am, by Jennifer A. Dlouhy (Bloomberg) — The Trump administration will issue an executive order on Tuesday that begins dismantling a rule under former President Barack Obama that slashed carbon dioxide emissions and discouraged coal-fired electricity, U.S. environmental chief Scott Pruitt said. “The executive order

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published Mar 19th 2017, 9:33 am, by Noah Feldman On free speech, the U.S. and Europe have also gone different ways. The German minister of justice threatened Facebook, Twitter and Alphabet Inc.’s Google search back in December, telling them they needed to move faster and better to remove hateful posts

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Brooklyn Bridge And Manhattan Skyline At Night
Business Headlines

published Mar 23rd 2017, 7:00 am, by Tyler Cowen (Bloomberg View) — As rents and home prices in the most productive megacities continue to climb, the obvious question is whether this is sustainable. Will New York, San Francisco and London become unstoppable juggernauts, soaking up more talent and becoming more

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Man Making Profit in Business
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published Mar 23rd 2017, 3:20 pm, by Dennis Pettit (Bloomberg) — The dollar swung between gains and losses as investors monitored the prospects of the Republican health-care reform bill. The day’s modest foreign-exchange trading flows were mostly driven by fast-money accounts, traders said, with the busiest price action in the

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published Mar 23rd 2017, 5:27 pm, by Eric Martin and Erik Schatzker (Bloomberg) — Mexico is prepared for the end of the North American Free Trade Agreement if it can’t reach a deal with the U.S. and Canada that’s a win for all three nations, the country’s top diplomat said.

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Emerging Markets and Economies Around the World
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published Mar 23rd 2017, 4:00 pm, by Jeanette Rodrigues (Bloomberg) — More people are living in urban areas than rural, making cities the world’s modern battlegrounds. The urban population is seen rising to 70 percent by 2050 from 55 percent in 2016, and its share of gross domestic product will

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Sports

As a kid and teenager taking a jolt to the head meant nothing. You got back up and played the game. If you could see stars you were in fact excited and if you saw fireworks it was a treat. Perhaps there is nothing comical about seeing either. In fact,

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