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Headlines: 28 May 2022

– Key measure shows that inflation slowed slightly in April, but remains high at 6.3% year-on-year

Bitcoin drops back below $29,000, roughly 47% down over the past six months

– US Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm accuses Russia of “weaponizing energy” with high gas prices

– Online searches for baby formula soar as shortages continue

Pennsylvania proposes $2,000 stimulus check for residents.

– Concern over high energy prices and insufficient power grid ahead of the summer months

Target and Walmart profits drop and stocks plunge after posting financial reports

Crude oil prices closed above $110 on Thursday, representing a 66% year-on-year increase

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