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  • Dozens fired after skipping work to participate in 'A Day Without Immigrants' protests
    Finance
    CNBCyesterday

    Dozens fired after skipping work to participate in 'A Day Without Immigrants' protests

    As numerous restaurant employees were given leave on Thursday to march in "A Day Without Immigrants" protests, others returned to their posts Friday to discover that they were out of a job. Eighteen employees at Bradley Coatings, a company specializing in industrial coatings, were let go after not showing up for work, according to an NBC affiliate. The company noted in a statement that the employees were not terminated for attending the protests but for being absent.

  • 10 Reasons You Will Never Make $1 Million Dollars
    News
    Kiplinger3 hours ago

    10 Reasons You Will Never Make $1 Million Dollars

    It may sound like a simple strategy, but the fact that the vast majority of Americans fall short of millionaire status proves that it's easier said than done. Spending more than you earn can put you in a dangerous hole of debt.

  • Yellen may have the clearest explanation for the stock market’s record run
    Business
    MarketWatch6 hours ago

    Yellen may have the clearest explanation for the stock market’s record run

    Janet Yellen knows why the stock market has been on a record tear. The chairwoman of the Federal Reserve on Feb. 15 offered up a pretty clear explanation for investors’ recent elation over equities in her testimony in front of the House Financial Services Committee. “I think market participants likely are anticipating shifts in fiscal policy that will stimulate growth and perhaps raise earnings,” Yellen said, responding to a question about what is behind the markets' meltup. Read: Stock indexes close at records as Dow extends winning streak That description is what most on Wall Street refer to as the Trump rally. That is a revival of so-called animal spirits inspired by expectations that President