Florida tried to direct students to 'practical' careers through scholarships. Backlash was swift.

Florida state lawmakers remain set on trying to gut a beloved higher education scholarship despite making some initial concessions and facing significant backlash from students and parents. More than 110,000 college students received the merit-based Bright Futures scholarship in 2020,

The major change hitting iPhones within weeks

Despite fierce opposition from Facebook and Google, Apple says it’s close to going live with a new system that will let you stop apps tracking your online and real-life activity without your permission. Apple says iOS 14.5, which will rollout

JPMorgan CEO Dimon sees U.S. economic boom through 2023

FILE PHOTO: JP Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon speaks at a Remain in the EU campaign event attended by Britain’s Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne (not shown) at JP Morgan’s corporate centre in Bournemouth, southern Britain, June 3, 2016. REUTERS/Dylan

S&P 500, Dow at all-time highs after robust economic data

(Reuters) – Wall Street’s main indexes jumped more than 1% on Monday, with the S&P 500 and the Dow at record highs as investors cheered strong jobs and services sector reports which bolstered views that 2021 could see the best

American buyers are fueling demand that could propel the global economy.

The United States and its record-setting stimulus spending could help haul a weakened Europe and struggling developing countries out of their own economic morass. American buyers are spurring demand for German cars, Australian wine, Mexican auto parts and French fashions.

Minority business owners struggled to get Paycheck Protection Program loans.

The government’s central small business relief effort, the Paycheck Protection Program, has made $734 billion in forgivable loans to nearly seven million businesses. But minority-owned businesses were disproportionately underserved by the program, a New York Times analysis found. “The focus

Diana Clement: The pitfalls of buying your first car

Buying your very first car is scary, exciting, and a step into adulthood. Even owning a beaten-up old wreck gives young people freedom and a sense of achievement. It comes with a massive financial learning curve. Long before you go