Democratic presidential candidate, former Vice President Joe Biden speaks during the Human Rights Campaign Columbus, Ohio Dinner at Ohio State University Saturday, June 1, 2019. (AP Photo/Paul Vernon)Democratic presidential candidate, former Vice President Joe Biden speaks during the Human Rights Campaign Columbus, Ohio Dinner at Ohio State University Saturday, June 1, 2019. (AP Photo/Paul Vernon)Democratic presidential candidate, former Vice President Joe Biden speaks during the Human Rights Campaign Columbus, Ohio Dinner at Ohio State University Saturday, June 1, 2019. (AP Photo/Paul Vernon) Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is pitching a $5 trillion-plus climate proposal that he says would lead the U.S. to net zero emission of carbon pollution by 2050. Biden’s plan calls for $1.7 trillion in federal spending over 10 years, with the rest of the investments coming from the private sector. Biden, who discusses the plan in a video posted online , proposes covering the … [Read more...] about Biden’s $5T climate plan aims for net zero emissions by 2050
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Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page By Jonathan Lemire, Nomaan Merchant and Catherine Lucey Associated Press March 30, 2019 PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Threatening drastic action against Mexico, President Donald Trump declared he is likely to shut down America’s southern border next week unless Mexican authorities immediately halt all illegal immigration. The president, who also cut U.S. aid to three Central American nations whose citizens are fleeing north, emphasized ‘‘I am not kidding around’’ about closing the border, even though such a severe move could hit the economies of both countries.‘‘It could mean all trade’’ with Mexico, Trump said when questioned on Friday by reporters in Florida. ‘‘We will close it for a long time.’’Though Trump has previously threatened to close the border and has not followed through, his … [Read more...] about US cuts aid to three Central American nations as Trump focuses on immigration
DES MOINES—The man knows how to make an entrance. During his opening swing through Iowa after declaring his candidacy for president, at his very first campaign stop inside a bustling brew pub here south of downtown, John Hickenlooper arrives to find a crowd of more than 100 voters buzzing about the latest applicant to join the strangest job-interviewing process on Earth. Bending his lanky, 6-foot, 1-inch frame to fit through the crowded doorway of the events room, all eyes on the White House hopeful, the celestial nature of his moment shatters with the pint glass meeting the concrete floor just a few feet away.Story Continued Below It spawns something of a Zapruder film debate: Some attendees say they saw Hickenlooper fumble the glass, others insist he bumped into the man who dropped it, while the candidate himself swears he had nothing to with the accident. Whatever the real explanation, it’s less compelling than what happens next. Hickenlooper instinctively kneels and … [Read more...] about John Hickenlooper Is Running for President As Himself. Uh-oh.
It’s healthy to work out while you’re pregnant, but figuring out what’s OK can be confusing. Experts recommend doing low-impact activities several times a week. Swimming, yoga, and light weight lifting are great options. When you’re pregnant, you want to make the healthiest choices for your baby and yourself. For many, this means getting into some sort of exercise routine. According to the American Pregnancy Association, unless you have a high-risk pregnancy or your doctor says otherwise, working out when you’re expecting is not only healthy but recommended. That said, figuring out what you should and shouldn’t be doing at the gym can be confusing and overwhelming. INSIDER spoke with fitness experts to find out what you need to know about working out while pregnant, so you can stay your healthiest during your nine-month journey. Exercise is safe and can be healthy for your pregnancy Noam Tamir, the founder of TS Fitness and a pre- and postnatal … [Read more...] about 18 tips for working out while pregnant
Federal Reserve Board Chair Jerome Powell gestures while speaking before the House Committee on Financial Services hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) WASHINGTON -- Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said Wednesday that the Fed is close to announcing a plan to end the reduction of the size of its bond portfolio, which looks likely by the end of the year. Powell, delivering the Fed's semiannual monetary report to Congress, faced a number of questions about the bond runoff from members of the House Financial Services Committee. The central bank boosted its holdings by more than fourfold in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis and subsequent recession, in an effort to lower long-term interest rates as it looked for unconventional ways to boost economic growth. The Fed's balance sheet hit a record high of $4.5 trillion before it began trimming the size of its holdings in October 2017. The bond purchases, dubbed … [Read more...] about Fed chief signals plan on bond cuts