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GDP Surged But Americans Are Struggling With Inflation—Record 79% Say It Will Get Worse

Topline Despite solid economic growth, a record number of Americans predict higher inflation, according to a … [+] new Gallup poll. Joe Raedle/Getty Images Key Facts The U.S. economy grew 6.9% in the fourth quarter—despite surging inflation—thanks to an uptick in consumer spending, exports and private investments, the government said Thursday. For the full year,…

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Murders Surged in U.S. in 2020

By Cara MurezHealthDay ReporterMONDAY, Sept. 27, 2021 (HealthDay News) — A record increase was seen in the number of murders in the United States in 2020, in the biggest one-year jump reported since federal officials began tracking homicides in 1960.Figures showed 4,901 more murders committed in 2020 than in 2019. A total of roughly 21,500…