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Steve Forbes says coronavirus hit US economy like 'a sledgehammer'

Steve Forbes, chairman and editor-in-chief of Forbes Media, reacted Friday on “The Ingraham Angle” to U.S. unemployment climbing as coronavirus spreads and its effects on the economy if the shutdown continues. “[The] devastation is going to be very real. You’ve already saw in that 10 million [unemployment] number in the last two weeks. That’s going…

19-year-old UBC inventor on Forbes top-30-under-30 list

Glen Schaefer, Postmedia Network Jan 4, 2017 , Last Updated: 10:24 PM ET A spot on Forbes magazine’s top-30-under-30 list is just the latest accolade for 19-year-old inventor Ann Makosinski, who has a full plate with second-year classes at the University of B.C., speaking engagements around the world and efforts to bring her two inventions…