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House Approves Measure To Ease Flood Insurance Hikes

Two years ago, an overhaul bill passed with the goal of pulling the federal program out of debt. When homeowners started calling lawmakers about sharp premium hikes, both chambers moved swiftly.<p>Transcript<p>LINDA WERTHEIMER, HOST:<p>The House overwhelmingly passed legislation last night to undo flood …

Two Big Datapoints Are Coming Up Today

Today we get two big datapoints. From Calculated Risk:<p>• At 8:15 AM, the <b>ADP Employment Report for February</b>. This report is for private payrolls only (no government). The consensus is for 158,000 payroll jobs added in January, down from 175,000 in January.<p>• At 10:00 AM, the <b>ISM non-Manufacturing Index</b> …

Monstrous Winter Brings Record Flight Cancellations

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When Crossing Cultures, Don’t Forget Praise

When her first employees quit, Stephanie Muller didn’t think much of it. To Stephanie, a German-born marketing executive for a global engineering company in the U.S., these were underperforming employees, and she was fine to see them go. But when a key sales rep left, and then three weeks later, a …

This App Can Help You Read Up to 1,000 Words a Minute

Who says the Internet is making us less effective readers? Spritz, a new app that’s being released on Samsung devices, is devoted to turning you into …