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Biden's American Rescue Plan worsened inflation

Biden’s American Rescue Plan worsened inflation

With President Joe Biden’s legislative agenda stalled in Congress, the American Rescue Plan — the $1.9 trillion stimulus bill Democrats passed in March 2021 — may stand as his biggest achievement. But did it contribute to the country’s current inflationary mess? The massive spending law, which included $1,400 checks for each person in a family, …

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Russian ships carrying stolen Ukrainian grain turned away from Mediterranean ports -- but not all of them

Russian ships carrying stolen Ukrainian grain turned away from Mediterranean ports — but not all of them

CNN — A Russian merchant ship loaded with grain stolen in Ukraine has been turned away from at least one Mediterranean port and is now in the Syrian port of Latakia, according to shipping sources and Ukrainian officials. CNN has identified the vessel as the bulk carrier Matros Pozynich. On April 27, the ship weighed …

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Russian ships carrying stolen Ukrainian grain turned away from Mediterranean ports -- but not all of them

Russian ships carrying stolen Ukrainian grain turned away from Mediterranean ports — but not all of them

CNN has identified the vessel as the bulk carrier Matros Pozynich. On April 27, the ship weighed anchor off the coast of Crimea, and turned off its transponder. The next day it was seen at the port of Sevastopol, the main port in Crimea, according to photographs and satellite images. The Matros Pozynich is one …

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