Labor and Jobs

British firms call for $10.3bn in urgent COVID-19 aid

4 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

The UK's biggest lobby group has asked the government to extend its job support programme until the end of June.
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Japan urges South Korea to drop wartime compensation demands

5 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

Japan's foreign minister accused South Korea on Monday of worsening already strained ties by making "illegal" demands for compensation for the sexual abuse of Korean women and...
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Mark Ingram hints at end of Ravens tenure just prior to Baltimore reportedly releasing former Pro Bowler

5 hours ago   |   CBS Sports

Ingram lost his starting job to rookie J.K. Dobbins this season
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Interim police chief Yvette Gentry ends interim LMPD role, incoming chief to be sworn in

Interim police chief Yvette Gentry ends interim LMPD role, incoming chief to be sworn in

6 hours ago   |   WLKY

Monday marked the last day on the job for interim police Chief Yvette Gentry.
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Sneakerheads donate prized kicks to help those in need

Sneakerheads donate prized kicks to help those in need

7 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Cameron DeHaven is passionate about two things: his job as an ER medic and collecting high-end sneakers. For DeHaven, his tower of collector sneakers had always been...
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Trump's 11th-hour assault on the civil service by stripping job protections runs out of time

7 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

Biden has not taken a position on the issue but has said he would reverse other mandates issued by Trump seen as hostile to federal employees.
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Pentagon chief says no intel on ‘insider threat' from 25,000 Nat Guard troops as military & FBI vet inauguration security detail

Pentagon chief says no intel on ‘insider threat' from 25,000 Nat Guard troops as military & FBI vet inauguration security detail

7 hours ago   |   RT

The acting head of the Pentagon has stressed that the thousands of National Guard troops stationed around the US capital do not pose an “insider threat,” rebuffing concerns of...
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Steve Jobs to be memorialized in the National Garden of American Heroes

Steve Jobs to be memorialized in the National Garden of American Heroes

8 hours ago   |   iMore

Jobs is one of the hundreds of figures to be recognized at the National Garden of American Heroes. What you need to know A Steve Jobs will be built and featured in the National...
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U.K. Firms Tell Sunak They Need Urgent Help to Survive Lockdown

8 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak can't afford to wait for the budget on March 3 to provide extra support for hobbled U.K. firms, according to the U.K.'s biggest business...
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EU Urges Vaccine Target; Singapore Mulls Measures: Virus Update

8 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

The European Union's executive arm will urge member states to set a target for vaccinating at least 70% of the bloc's population by this summer. Singapore is considering if...
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Census Bureau director to resign amid criticism over data

Census Bureau director to resign amid criticism over data

His term was supposed to finish at the end of 2021. Read more ...

Trump orders lifting of virus travel ban, but Biden aides vow to block move

Trump orders lifting of virus travel ban, but Biden aides vow to block move

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Powerball jackpot rises to $730 million; Mega Millions hits $850 million

Powerball jackpot rises to $730 million; Mega Millions hits $850 million

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Mets must fire Jared Porter amid sexting scandal: Sherman

Mets must fire Jared Porter amid sexting scandal: Sherman

If Carlos Beltran had to go for sign stealing last offseason, then Jared Porter has to go now if the facts in ESPN's story are true and the new Mets GM in 2016 sent a barrage... Read more ...

First Lady Melania Trump tweets farewell video as she prepares to leave the...

First Lady Melania Trump tweets farewell video as she prepares to leave the White House

Trump called the opportunity to serve as first lady the "greatest honor of my life." Read more ...

Woman ruled dead in 2017 fights to be declared alive

Woman ruled dead in 2017 fights to be declared alive

Jeanne Pouchain has an unusual problem. She's officially dead. The 58-year-old has been trying for three years to prove that she is alive. Read more ...

Man allegedly hid inside Chicago airport for 3 months due to fear of coronavirus

Man allegedly hid inside Chicago airport for 3 months due to fear of coronavirus

A California man who told police that the coronavirus pandemic left him afraid to fly has been arrested on charges that he hid in a secured area at Chicago's O'Hare... Read more ...

Capitol rioter accused of stealing Nancy Pelosi's laptop arrested

Capitol rioter accused of stealing Nancy Pelosi's laptop arrested

An alleged Capitol rioter was arrested Monday after her former romantic partner accused her of taking a laptop or hard drive from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's office with the... Read more ...

FBI investigates tip that a woman stole a laptop from Pelosi's office to...

FBI investigates tip that a woman stole a laptop from Pelosi's office to potentially sell to Russia

In a new criminal court case against a woman alleged to have entered the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, the FBI noted that a tipster raised the possibility of a laptop being stolen... Read more ...

UFC on ESPN 20 video: Michael Chiesa, Neil Magny on weight for main event

UFC on ESPN 20 video: Michael Chiesa, Neil Magny on weight for main event

ABU DHABI - The UFC's second main event of the year between Michael Chiesa and Neil Magny is locked in. At Tuesday's official UFC on ESPN 20 weigh-ins, Chiesa and Magny had no... Read more ...