• U.S. incomes rose but inequality widened in 2017: data

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    The median U.S. household income rose for a third straight year in 2017 to the highest on record since 1967 by one measure, but the gap between white- and non-white households widened, government data showed on Wednesday.
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  • Study says 2017 was the world's most miserable year on record, surprising no one

    Study says 2017 was the world's most miserable year on record, surprising no one

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    New study says 2017 was the world's most miserable year in over a decade.
    The survey polled people's emotions in more than 145 countries.
    The study found people are experiencing more worry, stress, physical pain, anger or sadness than at any point since the polling company started the study in 2005.
    Latin America was named the world's most positive region.
    All of the memes claiming 2017 as a “dumpster fire” of a year were apparently correct. 2017 was, in fact, the world's most miserable year in over a decade, according to a survey of people's emotions in more than 145 countries.
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