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President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump board Marine One as they depart the White House on January 20, 2021 in Washington.

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump board Marine One as they depart the White House on Jan. 20, 2021 in Washington. Eric Thayer/Getty Images

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Quarterly results for banks, Yellen's calls for more federal COVID relief leave investors hopeful about the economy going forward

"We've heard from all the big banks now, and CEOs have come out and sounded hopeful about the economy going forward," said Susan Schmidt, head of U.S. equities at Aviva Investors. "They've also commented on credit and how credit is staying positive and solid. Remember that credit, in 2008, was a big reason that the banks stumbled. So I think the market is also looking at that saying that bodes for a quicker recovery."

What's in a name? Company titles for gig workers reveal business models.

by Sam Harnett Jan 20, 2021
"Dasher," "tasker," "driver-partner." How companies pick worker nicknames that reflect the argument that workers are contractors, not employees.

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