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Mnuchin says deal likely to fund government through December, keeping ‘coronavirus discussion separate’

Summary List Placement The White House and congressional Democrats are likely to reach a deal this week to fund the federal government through December, US Secretary Steve Mnuchin said Sunday. “We’re going to move forward with a clean [continuing resolution,” Mnuchin told reporters at the White House, “hopefully through the beginning of December.” “I hope…

POWER LIST: The 10 best industries for entrepreneurs to start profitable businesses as America adjusts to life in a pandemic

Summary List Placement If you want to bet on America and the country’s ability to prevail, start a business.  As we saw during the Great Recession when startups like Uber, Airbnb, and Pinterest emerged, many fast growing companies were formed during lean times. Consumer spending has ticked up in categories like “food at home,” education,…

13 throwback industries making a comeback for entrepreneurs who want to build unique businesses that bring people joy

Summary List Placement The COVID-19 crisis has reminded many people of the benefits and joys of what some call “homesteading” activities Entrepreneurs in these types of businesses that have long held loyal, niche markets are now opening up to a surge of mainstream consumers. Business Insider compiled this list of the 13 most interesting throwback…

Eight-term incumbent Rep. Michael McCaul will face Democrat Mike Siegel in Texas’ 10th Congressional District

Summary List Placement   Eight-term incumbent Rep. Michael McCaul is facing a re-match against Democratic challenger Mike Siegel in Texas’ 10th congressional district. The candidates McCaul was first elected to his House seat in 2005. He previously served as the chief of counterterrorism and national security under the Texas branch of the U.S. Attorney’s office.…

SoulCycle is now offering private 45-minute rides at its outdoor spin studios during the pandemic — and they start at $1,200

Summary List Placement SoulCycle is opening up its studios for private rides during the pandemic — but it’ll set you back at least $1,200.  The buzzy fitness brand announced select outdoor studio locations will begin offering 45-minute customized classes for individuals or groups of friends and family looking to reconnect with the “Soul Fam,” according…