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Mauritius tourism, reeling from COVID, now hit by oil spill

10 minutes ago   |   National Post

NAIROBI - Tourist operators in Mauritius fear that an oil spill from a Japanese ship will further damage their businesses, already reeling from the coronavirus epidemic, and...
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Advisers Consider Whether Trump Can Cut Taxes Without Congress

10 minutes ago   |   NY Times

Trump's lawyers and economic advisers have studied how far they could stretch executive authority to set tax policy, though the legality of any cuts is dubious.
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Deion Sanders not jobless for long after leaving NFL Network

18 minutes ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

Hall of Famer Deion Sanders left NFL Network Tuesday , but he quickly found a new job at a competitor. Sanders announced Wednesday
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Amazon begins hiring to fill 1,000 jobs in Schodack

42 minutes ago   |   Times Union

SCHODACK - Amazon said Wednesday it has begun hiring for 1,000 full-time jobs at its new Schodack fulfillment center on Route 9 in Rensselaer County. Applicants may apply...
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Deion Sanders joins Barstool Sports after leaving NFL Network

Deion Sanders joins Barstool Sports after leaving NFL Network

48 minutes ago   |   New York Post   |   2 articles

It didn't take long for Deion Sanders to find a new job. The 53-year-old former NFL star is joining Barstool Sports, as unveiled on the “Pardon My Take” podcast Wednesday...
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Community activists to demand that mayor, governor save Mercy Hospital

Community activists to demand that mayor, governor save Mercy Hospital

1 hour ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Community activists want to meet with political leaders about the closing of Mercy Hospital. At the end of last month, the hospital's president announced that Mercy...
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Former LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner's under-the-radar VC firm led a $3.5 million Seed round for Trala, the violin app that's democratizing access to music education in over 100 countries

Former LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner's under-the-radar VC firm led a $3.5 million Seed round for Trala, the violin app that's democratizing access to music education in over 100 countries

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Former college roommates Sam Walder and Vishnu Indukuri teamed up and co-founded Trala, an app that provides remote violin lessons. On Wednesday, the startup announced that it...
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The Fed is 'blowing a bubble' in stocks that usually 'ends in tears for investors' as market looks up to 10% overvalued, Wall Street firm says

The Fed is 'blowing a bubble' in stocks that usually 'ends in tears for investors' as market looks up to 10% overvalued, Wall Street firm says

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

The lasting economic damage caused by the COVID-19 pandemic isn't being reflected in the stock market, according to a note published by Stifel. Liquidity and low real yields...
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What to do if losing your job means losing life insurance

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The number of Americans training to become teachers has dropped by a third since 2010, and it's creating a critical educator shortage that will affect every state

The number of Americans training to become teachers has dropped by a third since 2010, and it's creating a critical educator shortage that will affect every state

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

There are one-third less people than a decade ago enrolling in teacher training programs, which is part of the certification process to become an educator, according to data...
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Sumner Redstone, billionaire media mogul, dead at 97

Sumner Redstone, billionaire media mogul, dead at 97

Sumner Redstone, a media titan and billionaire who, as chairman of Viacom and National Amusements, drew headlines both for his deal-making as well as his turbulent personal... Read more ...

Media mogul Sumner Redstone dies at 97

Media mogul Sumner Redstone dies at 97

Sumner Redstone, who built a media empire from his family's drive-in movie chain, has died. He was 97. ViacomCBS Inc., which he lead for decades, remembered Redstone for his... Read more ...

Minnesota's Omar holds off well-funded primary challenger

Minnesota's Omar holds off well-funded primary challenger

Omar, a member of “The Squad” of four progressive female members of Congress, survived a stiff Democratic primary challenge from a well-funded opponent who tried to make an... Read more ...

Late night hosts crack first jokes about Kamala Harris' vice presidential bid

Late night hosts crack first jokes about Kamala Harris' vice presidential bid

Hours after Joe Biden announced that California junior Senator Kamala Harris would be his running mate, the hosts shared their opinions on the news. Read more ...

How Biden selected Kamala Harris as his running mate

How Biden selected Kamala Harris as his running mate

Biden, aware of the potential pitfalls of being a 77-year-old white male standard-bearer of a party increasingly comprised of women, people of color and young voters, made... Read more ...

Biden-Harris first Democratic ticket since 1984 without an Ivy League grad

Biden-Harris first Democratic ticket since 1984 without an Ivy League grad

Joe Biden's choice of Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate marks the first time that the Democratic presidential ticket hasn't had an Ivy League graduate since 1984... Read more ...

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

President Donald Trump is speaking at the White House. Read more ...

Joe Biden Picks Kamala Harris To Be His VP Running Mate In Historical Moment

Joe Biden Picks Kamala Harris To Be His VP Running Mate In Historical Moment

The results are in. Joe Biden has selected California Sen. Kamala Harris to be his vice-presidential running mate in the 2020 election. The presumptive Democratic nominee made... Read more ...

Man, 25, charged in fatal hit-and-run in River North

Man, 25, charged in fatal hit-and-run in River North

CHICAGO - Chicago police have charged a man in the hit-and-run that killed a woman and injured her daughter in River North. Edgar Roman, 25, is charged with one felony count of... Read more ...

Microsoft is launching the Surface Duo next month, its ambitious foldable...

Microsoft is launching the Surface Duo next month, its ambitious foldable phone with two screens that opens and closes like a book. Here's how it works

Microsoft announced that the Surface Duo, its first foldable smartphone, will launch on September 10 for $1,400. The device consists of two separate 5.6-inch displays that work... Read more ...