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Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Reaction to Chelsea draw, Arteta on January plans and injuries, Barcelona want Aubameyang THIS MONTH

Sports
[unable to retrieve full-text content]We’ll keep you updated with all the latest Arsenal news with the transfer window now open… ‘We left our soul at Highbury’, admits former Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger Arsenal have been urged not to sign Paris Saint-Germain defender Layvin Kurzawa by Giles Grimandi Arteta says Chelsea game is a ‘must-win’ and suggests Arsenal may not […] talkSPORT
These people might face a surprise health insurance tax this year

These people might face a surprise health insurance tax this year

Finance
John FedeleThis year, the IRS will let you slide on a penalty if you didn't have health insurance in 2019.Your home state, on the other hand, may not be so forgiving.The 2019 tax year marks the first time that filers won't be required to carry qualifying health-care coverage under the Affordable Care Act.As recently as the 2018 tax year, people who went without coverage were assessed a fee when they filed their federal tax returns. Either they paid $ 695 per uninsured adult or $ 347.50 for each child or they were assessed 2.5% of their yearly household income.More from Personal Finance:Seniors can't pay for basics, and Social Security's not enoughLaw took a retirement strategy out of play. How to get around itWhat to do about Medicare if you're almost 65 and workingThe Tax Cuts and Jobs Ac...
The stock market has not been this richly valued or avidly loved in two years

The stock market has not been this richly valued or avidly loved in two years

Finance
Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., January 10, 2020.Brendan McDermid | ReutersIn late January 2018, Wall Street reached the moment of "peak happiness," which marks the highest levels of valuation, investor confidence, financial liquidity and risk appetites achieved during this decade-long bull market.Both now and then, the S&P had gained about 25% over the previous year and around 15% from an August pullback. In December 2017, an intensely anticipated policy shift occurred with passage of the corporate tax cut; this past December we got the hotly anticipated phase-one U.S.-China trade deal.This created an all-in rally that truly earned the "melt-up" label, led by the popular big tech stocks and refusing to slow down or pull back despite b...
Nearly 10 million Americans have had the flu so far this winter

Nearly 10 million Americans have had the flu so far this winter

Health
Jan. 10 (UPI) -- Nearly 10 million Americans have been sickened by the flu virus so far this winter, according to the latest figures from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In its weekly FluView report, released Friday, noted that the bug has resulted in approximately 87,000 hospitalizations and led to 4,800 deaths. In all, 5.8 percent of all deaths nationwide during the week ending January 4 were caused by pneumonia- and flu-related illnesses. And, across the country, 32 children have died from the flu. "Urgent care and primary care offices in our area are packed with patients across the lifespan with flu-like symptoms," Libby Richards, an associate professor at the Purdue School of Nursing and a registered nurse, told UPI. The CDC estimates that 9.7 million people ha...
4.6M Americans sickened with flu so far this winter, CDC says

4.6M Americans sickened with flu so far this winter, CDC says

Health
Dec. 27 (UPI) -- Need ideas for New Year's resolutions? Here's one: Get a flu shot, if you haven't done so already. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's latest FluView report, released Friday, estimates that 4.6 million Americans have been sickened with the flu so far this season, a significant number given that the peak period typically starts in January. Some 39,000 have been hospitalized with the virus, and 2,100 people have died from it. In all, during the week ending Dec. 21, 5.7 percent of all deaths across the country were caused by either pneumonia or influenza, up from 5.5 percent the previous week. In addition, 22 children have died from flu-related causes so far this season. Although the numbers have not yet met the agency's threshold for an epidemic, officials are...