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Fed policymakers are calling for more interest rate hikes to beat inflation

Fed policymakers are calling for more interest rate hikes to beat inflation

(Reuters) – Federal Reserve policymakers signaled on Wednesday that they would press ahead with rate hikes, with many supporting a higher interest rate of at least 5% even as inflation shows signs of peaking and economic activity slows. “I think we need to continue, and we’ll discuss at the meeting how much more needs to …

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A Queens official has been fired for calling COVID "Wu-Flu" during a public meeting

A Queens official has been fired for calling COVID “Wu-Flu” during a public meeting

A Queens community board member has been fired from his post after referring to COVID-19 as “Wu-Flu” in a public meeting. That’s when I heard all about the vaccine — the so-called vaccines — against the ‘Woo-flu,’” said Richard Hooper, a member of the Fifth Community Council, during the remote meeting on January 11. He …

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