United’s new nonstop service will save customers nearly eight hours of travel time roundtrip between New York and Cape Town CHICAGO, April 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — United Airlines yesterday applied with the U.S. Department of Transportation for authority to begin new service between New York/Newark Liberty International Airport and Cape Town International Airport. United plans […]
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High student debt levels and the cost of a college education are fueling what Gallup is calling a crisis in higher education. “Confidence in higher education in the U.S. has decreased significantly since 2015, more so than for any other U.S. institution that Gallup measures,” says Stephanie Marken, writing recently on the pollster’s website. The result, she […]
U.S. Senator Bob Menendez, a senior member of the Senate Banking Committee, introduced the Secure and Fair Enforcement (SAFE) Banking Act of 2019 to ensure that legal cannabis businesses can access banking services. “The fact is, we already have legal medical marijuana businesses in New Jersey,” said Sen. Menendez. “What they don’t have are bank services to pay […]
All those forms you have to fill out at the doctor’s office and your dealings with insurance companies are more than just annoying: They are costing the economy a lot of money. According to a report by the Center for American Progress (CAP), healthcare payers and providers in the United States spend about $496 billion […]
The House of Representatives has passed legislation that would modernize the IRS, but even though it has overwhelming bipartisan support, there is controversy over allowing the agency to offer its own online tax filing system. The Hill writers Naomi Jagoda and Cristina Marcos say “the legislation would make targeted reforms to the IRS in a number of areas, including […]