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Trudeau Ready to Open Spending Taps for Coronavirus and Beyond

10 minutes ago   |   Bloomberg


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Bad Strategy, Not Bad Policies, Sank House Democrats

30 minutes ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Poor decisions from the national party left Democratic candidates in swing districts unable to hold their own.
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Facebook's AI is mistakenly banning some small business' ads

1 hour ago   |   Fortune

New York-based businesswoman Ruth Harrigan usually sells her honey and beeswax products in souvenir shops. But with Covid-19 pausing tourism, she's been almost entirely...
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Biden's other health crisis: A resurgent drug epidemic

Biden's other health crisis: A resurgent drug epidemic

1 hour ago   |   Politico

President-elect Joe Biden, long viewed as a drug policy hawk during his four decades in the Senate, is signaling a different approach to confronting a still-raging drug...
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Biden wants to hold a democracy summit. But who will make the list?

Biden wants to hold a democracy summit. But who will make the list?

1 hour ago   |   Politico

President-elect Joe Biden has promised to host a gathering of the world's democracies next year, hoping to show that a post-Donald Trump America will be committed to democracy...
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How to argue for better parental rights at your workplace

How to argue for better parental rights at your workplace

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Balancing work and family life can be stressful. Despite a wave of policies over the years to ensure that parents are given more support, workers can...
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No. 3 Ohio State cancels game at Illinois after virus spike

6 hours ago   |   NBC Sports   |   8 articles

No. 3 Ohio State's game at Illinois on Saturday has been canceled because the Buckeyes have had a spike of COVID-19 cases this week, leaving the the Big Ten's best team...
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Europe Sends Biden a Reminder of Why Transatlantic Ties Matter

8 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

The EU's deadpan trade chief, Valdis Dombrovskis, can take the drama out of talks with the U.S.
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Trump Nominates a Top Bank Regulator as Biden Starts Transition

12 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

President Donald Trump formally nominated Brian Brooks to take over a key banking regulator, potentially forcing Joe Biden to fire him after the president-elect is sworn in.
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Europe is losing competitiveness in global value chains while China surges

Europe is losing competitiveness in global value chains while China surges

12 hours ago   |   Bruegel

COVID-19 has led to the transmission globally of value chain disruptions originating in China and the scarcity of critical medical goods, not helped by an increase in export...
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Some restaurants hate delivery apps, so they're seeking alternatives

Some restaurants hate delivery apps, so they're seeking alternatives

Despite seeking a new way to delivery, many restaurants are finding themselves tied to delivery services they hate, without a clear path out. Read more ...

Many turn to real Christmas trees as bright spot amid pandemic

Many turn to real Christmas trees as bright spot amid pandemic

With holiday parades and festivals canceled, stir-crazy families are looking for a safe way to create special memories. Read more ...

New rule could allow poison gas, firing squads for US executions

New rule could allow poison gas, firing squads for US executions

The official told the AP the federal government “will never execute an inmate by firing squad or electrocution unless the relevant state has itself authorized that method of... Read more ...

CDC's COVID-19 vaccine advisers set meeting to vote on who should get first...

CDC's COVID-19 vaccine advisers set meeting to vote on who should get first doses

The CDC has already recommended that the first group should include front-line health providers and support personnel. Read more ...

Trump spent $3 million for a vote recount in Wisconsin's largest county to...

Trump spent $3 million for a vote recount in Wisconsin's largest county to support his baseless claim of ballot fraud but lost by even more than initially thought

Summary List Placement President-elect Joe Biden gained votes in Wisconsin's largest county on Friday after Trump's election campaign demanded a recount earlier this month. The... Read more ...

Ohio State cancels game after more positive coronavirus tests

Ohio State cancels game after more positive coronavirus tests

Ohio State's game against Illinois has been canceled after Buckeyes coach Ryan Day tested positive for coronavirus and additional positives were found after a round of PCR... Read more ...

The US surpassed 13 million COVID-19 cases - less than a week after hitting...

The US surpassed 13 million COVID-19 cases - less than a week after hitting 12 million cases

Summary List Placement The United States surpassed 13 million coronavirus cases on Friday, just six days after it hit 12 million cases, according to data from Johns Hopkins... Read more ...

COVID-19 outbreak pushes Steelers-Ravens to next Tuesday

COVID-19 outbreak pushes Steelers-Ravens to next Tuesday

NEW YORK - The Baltimore Ravens' bout with a COVID-19 outbreak has forced the NFL to postpone the team's trip to Pittsburgh for a second time. Read more ...

Iranian president points finger at Israel after assassination of top...

Iranian president points finger at Israel after assassination of top military scientist near Tehran

President Hassan Rouhani has blamed ‘mercenaries of the usurping Zionist regime' for the assassination of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, a military scientist, who was accused by Israel of... Read more ...

College football schedule today: TV channels, start times to watch every...

College football schedule today: TV channels, start times to watch every NCAA game on Friday

Sporting News breaks down how to watch every game in Week 12 involving a Top 25 team on Black Friday. Read more ...