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The House passes billions in aid for Ukraine and Israel after months of struggle. Next is the Senate The House passes billions in aid for Ukraine and Israel after months of struggle. Next is the Senate 04/20/2024 02:35pm • WASHINGTON (AP) — The House swiftly approved $95 billion in foreign aid for Ukraine, Israel and other U.S. allies in a rare Saturday session, Democrats and Republicans joining together after months of political turmoil over renewed American support for repelling Russia's invasion. With overwhelmin After Congress finally does pass new funding, this is how the US can rush weapons to Ukraine After Congress finally does pass new funding, this is how the US can rush weapons to Ukraine 04/20/2024 02:06pm • WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon could get weapons moving to Ukraine within days once Congress passes a long-delayed aid bill. That's because it has a network of storage sites in the U.S. and Europe that already hold the ammunition and air defense components that Kyiv desperately needs. Moving fast Choctaw artist Jeffrey Gibson confronts history at US pavilion as its first solo Indigenous artist Choctaw artist Jeffrey Gibson confronts history at US pavilion as its first solo Indigenous artist 04/19/2024 05:12pm • VENICE, Italy (AP) — Jeffrey Gibson’s takeover of the U.S. pavilion for this year’s Venice Biennale contemporary art show is a celebration of color, pattern and craft, which is immediately evident on approaching the bright red facade decorated by a colorful clash of geometry and a foreground d Next UN climate talks are critical to plot aid for poorer nations, says incoming president Next UN climate talks are critical to plot aid for poorer nations, says incoming president 04/19/2024 01:34pm • WASHINGTON (AP) — The man who will run United Nations climate talks this November views the negotiations as a key link in international efforts to curb global warming. The conference in Baku, Azerbaijan, must build on last year's successful agreement to transition away from fossil fuels, said Mukh World Bank's Banga wants to make gains in tackling the effects of climate change, poverty and war World Bank's Banga wants to make gains in tackling the effects of climate change, poverty and war 04/18/2024 08:15pm • WASHINGTON (AP) — There was no shortage of stressors to the global economy when Ajay Banga took charge at the World Bank almost a year ago: inflation eating at nations drowning in debt, a once-in-a-generation pandemic, climate disasters and Russia's invasion of Ukraine. Factor in the Israel-Hamas What Is an Annulment? 04/18/2024 08:00pm • Not every marriage works out. Many people opt to get divorced, but some soon-to-be exes want an annulment. An annulment occurs when a court rules that a marriage was never valid. The most common reason cited for wanting an annulment is fraud and misrepresentation, according to the American Bar Assoc 15 Best Dividend Stocks to Buy for 2024 04/18/2024 08:00pm • The stock market's rally took a pause in the month of April. Persistently high inflation readings have caused economists to question whether the Federal Reserve can deliver on anticipated interest rate cuts. As if that weren't enough, geopolitical tensions are rearing their head again, and troubling Are Wedding Loans a Good Idea? 04/18/2024 08:00pm • Planning a wedding? Prepare for sticker shock: On average, a U.S. couple spends $35,000 on the big day, according to a 2023 study from The Knot. That figure doesn't include the engagement ring or the honeymoon. If you don't have tens of thousands of dollars ready to throw at a wedding, you might con 7 Best Dividend ETFs to Buy Now 04/18/2024 08:00pm • The U.S. Federal Reserve increased its key interest rate a total of 11 times between March 2022 and July 2023. And while the central bank hasn't made additional increases lately -- and some think it may even move toward cuts soon -- the bottom line is that the current rate environment makes fixed-in How to Read a Credit Report 04/18/2024 08:00pm • Building credit is a lifelong journey. One of the most important steps you can take along the way is learning how to read a credit report. This knowledge can unlock various opportunities and resources that help you achieve your most important financial goals. "By understanding the information in you Is the 60/30/10 Budget Rule Replacing the 50/30/20? Experts Hope Not 04/18/2024 08:00pm • The 60/30/10 budgeting method has been gaining popularity lately, but is it a wise approach? Jenny Groberg, the founder and CEO of BookSmarts Accounting and Bookkeeping, said in an email that she finds the trend concerning. While it may help you today, it could put your future at risk. Here's a clos Argentina asks to join NATO as President Milei seeks a more prominent role for his nation Argentina asks to join NATO as President Milei seeks a more prominent role for his nation 04/18/2024 06:20pm • BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina formally requested on Thursday to join NATO as a global partner, a status that would clear the way for greater political and security cooperation at a time when the right-wing government of President Javier Milei aims to boost ties with Western powers and a IMF's Georgieva says there's 'plenty to worry about' despite recovery for many economies IMF's Georgieva says there's 'plenty to worry about' despite recovery for many economies 04/18/2024 05:40pm • WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the International Monetary Fund said Thursday that the world economy has proven surprisingly resilient in the face of higher interest rates and the shock of war in Ukraine and Gaza, but "there is plenty to worry about,'' including stubborn inflation and rising levels How to Start Building Credit at 18 04/17/2024 08:00pm • Turning 18 technically means you've reached adulthood, and with that comes the opportunity to start your journey toward financial independence -- even if Mom and Dad will still be helping out for a while. But learning how to build credit at 18 will make things easier when you are ready to really get Dress up with The Dude as 'The Lebowski Experience' returns to DC Dress up with The Dude as 'The Lebowski Experience' returns to DC 04/17/2024 11:53am •   Last year, they banded together to mark 25 years of the Coen Brothers movie "The Big Lebowski" (1998). This Saturday, "The Lebowski Experience" celebrates its own fifth anniversary as the live concert tribute to the film's music returns to Pearl Street Warehouse in D.C., fittingly o
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