KHN’s ‘What The Health?’: Despite Booming Economy, Uninsured Rate Ticks Up

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Fed’s Quarles says more rate hikes could be ahead ‘at some point’ as economy improves

Quarles voiced confidence in the economy and said more rate hikes likely will be appropriate, countering the prevailing market wisdom. Top News & Analysis COMMUNITY NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up … Read more…

Fed Leaves Interest Rates Unchanged, No Longer Expects Rate Hikes This Year

In a widely anticipated move, the Federal Reserve announced its decision Wednesday to leave interest rates unchanged following a two-day monetary policy meeting. The central bank’s forward projections also indicated interest rates are likely to remain unchanged for the remainder … Read more…

Taxing earned income at a higher rate creates a great discrepancy, says former Sen. Heidi Heitkamp

"One of the great discrepancies and inequities in our tax system is earned income is taxed at a higher rate than unearned income," Heitkamp said on CNBC's "The Exchange." Politics BEST DEAL UPDATE: Save 50% Today! Get 24/7 Access to … Read more…

Mental health diagnoses among US children, youth continue to rise at alarming rate

The number of children and adolescents visiting the nation’s emergency departments due to mental health concerns continued to rise at an alarming rate from 2012 through 2016, with mental health diagnoses for non-Latino blacks outpacing such diagnoses among youth of … Read more…