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[Yahoo/Bloomberg] As Ida Bears Down, New Orleans Faces Biggest Post-Katrina Test

[CNBC] Oil firms slash U.S. Gulf of Mexico output by 91% ahead of powerful Hurricane Ida

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] U.S. Jobs Recovery Cools in Shadow of Delta Variant: Eco Week

[Reuters] German election campaign heats up as Merkel’s conservatives slide

[WSJ] Fed Faces New Challenge Spelling Out Employment Goals

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