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,…

Murders Surged

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…