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Harold Maass

Contributing editor

Harold Maass is a contributing editor at TheWeek.com. He has been writing for The Week since the 2001 launch of the U.S. print edition. Harold has worked for a variety of news outlets, including The Miami Herald, Fox News, and ABC News. For several years, he wrote a daily round-up of financial news for The Week and Yahoo Finance. He lives in North Carolina with his wife and two sons.

The daily business briefing: November 29, 2022
Cargo train
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: November 29, 2022

10 things you need to know today: November 29, 2022
Police in China
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: November 29, 2022

The daily business briefing: November 28, 2022
Cyber Monday on a computer screen
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: November 28, 2022

10 things you need to know today: November 28, 2022
A vigil
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: November 28, 2022

Writer E. Jean Carroll files new lawsuit against Trump
E. Jean Carroll speaks onstage during the How to Write Your Own Life panel at the 2019 Glamour Women Of The Year Summit at Alice Tully Hall on November 10, 2019 in New York City.
new case

Writer E. Jean Carroll files new lawsuit against Trump

Black Friday sales launch holiday season as shoppers squeezed by inflation
Black Friday tag and mannequin.
shop til you drop

Black Friday sales launch holiday season as shoppers squeezed by inflation

The daily business briefing: November 25, 2022
Twitter logo at headquarters.
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: November 25, 2022

10 things you need to know today: November 25, 2022
Thanksgiving-themed parade float.
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: November 25, 2022

The daily business briefing: November 23, 2022
Bob Iger
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: November 23, 2022

10 things you need to know today: November 23, 2022
Trump on a screen
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: November 23, 2022

Trump's back on Twitter. A victory for free speech?
Donald Trump.
Opinion

Trump's back on Twitter. A victory for free speech?

The daily business briefing: November 22, 2022
Store logo
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: November 22, 2022

10 things you need to know today: November 22, 2022
A vigil
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: November 22, 2022

The daily business briefing: November 21, 2022
Bob Iger
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: November 21, 2022

10 things you need to know today: November 21, 2022
Club Q night club in Colorado Springs
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10 things you need to know today: November 21, 2022

Do Democrats need Trump in 2024?
Donald Trump.
Opinion

Do Democrats need Trump in 2024?

The daily business briefing: November 18, 2022
Taylor Swift
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The daily business briefing: November 18, 2022

10 things you need to know today: November 18, 2022
Nancy Pelosi
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10 things you need to know today: November 18, 2022

The daily business briefing: November 17, 2022
Ukraine corn
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The daily business briefing: November 17, 2022

10 things you need to know today: November 17, 2022
The House chamber
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10 things you need to know today: November 17, 2022

The daily business briefing: November 16, 2022
Ukraine flag
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The daily business briefing: November 16, 2022

10 things you need to know today: November 16, 2022
Trump announces his 2024 bid
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: November 16, 2022

Why the Georgia Senate race still matters
Raphael Warnock and Herschel Walker.
Opinion

Why the Georgia Senate race still matters

The daily business briefing: November 15, 2022
An Amazon center
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: November 15, 2022

10 things you need to know today: November 15, 2022
Biden and Xi
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10 things you need to know today: November 15, 2022

The daily business briefing: November 14, 2022
Crypto illustration
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: November 14, 2022

10 things you need to know today: November 14, 2022
U.S. Capitol building.
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: November 14, 2022

The daily business briefing: November 11, 2022
Twitter owner Elon Musk seen in a photo illustration.
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: November 11, 2022

10 things you need to know today: November 11, 2022
Signs about student debt
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: November 11, 2022

The GOP's midterm missteps
Elephant in red water
Opinion

The GOP's midterm missteps

The daily business briefing: November 10, 2022
Elon Musk at an event in California
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: November 10, 2022

10 things you need to know today: November 10, 2022
Biden speaks to reporters
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10 things you need to know today: November 10, 2022

The daily business briefing: November 9, 2022
Meta logo
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The daily business briefing: November 9, 2022

10 things you need to know today: November 9, 2022
Fetterman supporters
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10 things you need to know today: November 9, 2022

Will Trump regret picking on Ron DeSantis?
Donald Trump.
Opinion

Will Trump regret picking on Ron DeSantis?

The daily business briefing: November 8, 2022
Elizabeth Holmes
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: November 8, 2022