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The delta variant is spreading in Europe and can’t be stopped

French police walk on street during the French midsummer Festival of Music on June 21, 2021 in Paris, France. Rafael Yaghobzadeh | Getty Images Entertainment

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U.S. stock futures are little changed as the market closes out a winning first half

A trader works on the New York Stock Exchange on March 3, 2020. Michael Nagle | Xinhua via Getty U.S. stock futures were little changed

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Charts show how much debt has grown

Joggers in Shanghai, China, on April 10, 2021. Qilai Shen | Bloomberg | Getty Images China’s debt has grown dramatically over the past decade —

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Stock futures are flat after S&P 500 closes at a record

U.S. stock index futures were little changed during overnight trading on Monday, after the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite closed at record highs. Futures contracts

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Facebook hits trillion-dollar market cap for first time

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Chesnot | Getty Images News | Getty Images Facebook crossed $1 trillion in market capitalization for the first time on Monday.

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Oklo planning nuclear micro-reactors that run off nuclear waste

An artist rendering of Oklo’s Aurora powerhouse Image credit: Gensler The face of nuclear energy is changing, and one of the companies working to redefine

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Nvidia’s takeover of Arm gets support from Broadcom, MediaTek, Marvell

Jen-Hsun Huang, president and chief executive officer of Nvidia Corp., speaks during the company’s event at Mobile World Congress Americas in Los Angeles on Oct.

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El-Erian says the Fed is behind on inflation and risks another recession if it is forced to catch up

Federal Reserve officials are underestimating inflation and risking that the U.S. could fall into another recession, Mohamed El-Erian, the Allianz chief economic advisor, told CNBC

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Stock futures open higher as S&P 500 looks to add to record

A man walks past the charging bull statue near the New York Stock Exchange. Mandel Ngan | AFP | Getty Images Futures contracts tied to

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Chinese Communist Party at age 100 confronts growing contradictions

It must be said this bluntly: the Chinese Communist Party, which turns 100 this week, represents history’s most successful authoritarians. So, why does President Xi