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Federal Reserve Board Chairman Jerome Powell testifies before a House Oversight and Reform Select subcommittee hearing in June. Powell said Friday the economic recovery continues, signaling it may soon be time for the central bank to start removing some of its massive support. Saul Loeb/Pool/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Powell Says It May Soon Be Time For The Fed To Start Reducing Its Big Economic Support

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell says the economy continues its recovery, hinting the central bank could dial back its extraordinary efforts to prop up the economy later this year.

Federal Reserve Board Chairman Jerome Powell testifies before a House Oversight and Reform Select subcommittee hearing in June. Powell said Friday the economic recovery continues, signaling it may soon be time for the central bank to start removing some of its massive support. Saul Loeb/Pool/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Powell Says It May Soon Be Time For The Fed To Start Reducing Its Big Economic Support

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Diane Warren released her debut album, The Cave Sessions, Vol. 1, on Aug. 27. Stefanie Keenan/Getty Images for The Hollywood Reporter hide caption

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Mega-Pop Career Fully Established, Diane Warren Is Finally Putting Her Name In Front

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