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One common Netflix habit is illegal in Tennessee — but might be hard to actually enforce on the minor level.

15 weird US laws you may be surprised to know exist

Yes, these strange laws all exist — but many would be difficult to enforce.

18 things that have totally different names depending on where in the US you’re from

Some parts of Wisconsin and Rhode Island call drinking fountains "bubblers." In New England, a milkshake is often called a "frappe."
President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hold a bilateral meeting during the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters in New York, September 26, 2018.

Israel reportedly planted tiny surveillance devices near the White House to spy on Donald Trump, but faced no consequences

"It was pretty clear that the Israelis were responsible," one former intelligence official told Politico after the discovery of the devices.

Here are the 16 American products China just exempted from tariffs

The exemptions announced Wednesday included animal feed ingredients, cancer medication and chemicals.

Signs of a slowing job market are piling up left and right

Separate government reports out in recent days have added to concerns that the American labor market has peaked.

‘Two decades with no progress for the middle class’: New census data shows household income is the same as in 1999

The figures suggested rising inequality has continued to undermine progress during the longest expansion on record.

A majority of Americans think a recession will strike in the next year — and they’re blaming Trump’s trade war

Six in 10 Americans say a recession is likely in the next year, according to an ABC News/Washington Post poll released Tuesday.

Trump’s policies have fueled a 10-fold increase in trade uncertainty over the past year, IMF says

The IMF estimated uncertainty in the first quarter of 2019 could reduce annual global growth by up to 0.75 percentage points.
President Donald Trump stands behind President Donald Trump

The Fed stresses its independence in the face of repeated attacks from Trump

An independent central bank is seen as crucial for the health of financial markets and for the economy.
City Hall is seen in the distance as construction workers help carry a huge American flag in a march to the Metropolitan Detention Center during one a several May Day immigration-themed events on May 1, 2014 in Los Angeles, California

Hiring likely slowed in August as the US-China trade war raged

The record 107th month of job gains was unlikely to temper investor hopes that the Federal Reserve would lower interest rates again later this month.