Dear Helaine: I’m writing with a question about medical expenses in retirement. Over and over, I keep reading something to the effect that “a couple retiring today can expect to spend $250,000 on medical expenses during their retirement, even with Medicare.” I realize Medicare doesn’t cover …
New York Federal Reserve Bank researchers are reporting what was utterly predictable: The Trump administration’s tariffs on China, at the core of the disastrous trade war President Donald Trump launched, aren’t being borne by the Chinese as Trump promised, but by U.S. consumers.
Maryland’s family farmers raising chickens have played a key role in achieving the state’s well-documented progress in reducing nutrients in the Chesapeake Bay and improving water quality. Maryland has met its water-quality goals for reduced phosphorus seven years ahead of the 2025 deadline,…