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An Experian expert explains how great auto credit can help automakers cash in on a post-pandemic sales boom

An Experian expert explains how great auto credit can help automakers cash in on a post-pandemic sales boom

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The US auto market is defying expectations. Last year looked as though it could have been an unmitigated disaster, with all of the country's vehicle...
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Business-seeking singer Akon draws political fire in Uganda

7 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

KAMPALA, Uganda - The American rap artist and singer Akon is drawing criticism from rights activists over his meetings with Uganda's president as he pursues the development of...
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Surging Virus Has Michigan's Whitmer at Loggerheads With Biden

16 hours ago   |   NY Times

As Gov. Gretchen Whitmer pleads for more coronavirus vaccine, the Biden administration on Monday urged her to shut Michigan down, something she wants to avoid.
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Some Pubs and Shops Reopen in England, Raising Hopes for Economic Recovery

17 hours ago   |   NY Times

The pandemic has left Britain with deep economic wounds, but “Monday is a really positive start.”
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England's Lockdown Eases, but Economic Toll Persists

21 hours ago   |   NY Times

The pandemic has left Britain with deep economic wounds, but “Monday is a really positive start.”
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Europe's Car Sales Are Recovering, But Strength Exaggerated By Weak Comparisons

22 hours ago   |   Forbes

European car markets are flattering to deceive as sales improvements look good but compared with 2020, flattened by the shock of coronavirus shutdowns and short-term economic...
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Why ending pandemic lockdowns created new shortages of ketchup and everything else

Why ending pandemic lockdowns created new shortages of ketchup and everything else

23 hours ago   |   WGAL

There have been numerous stories in recent days about problems with the supply chain as the economy starts back up after last year's unprecedented shutdowns.
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Del Posto, the Lauded Italian Restaurant, Will Permanently Close

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Its executive chef, Melissa J. Rodriguez, has purchased the restaurant with a group of investors, with plans to open a similarly ambitious Italian restaurant.
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Closed schools are a harmful inequity, but teachers' unions don't give a damn

Closed schools are a harmful inequity, but teachers' unions don't give a damn

2 days ago   |   New York Post

In New York City and nationally, school shutdowns without question do the most harm to minority, low-income and special-needs students. And it's beyond outrageous that the...
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Michigan's Virus Cases Are Out of Control, Putting Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in a Bind

3 days ago   |   NY Times

Ms. Whitmer, a Democrat, locked down her state over the din of protests last year. Now she is trying a different approach, appealing to personal responsibility.
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COVID-19 Update: Allegheny County reports 430 cases, one death

COVID-19 Update: Allegheny County reports 430 cases, one death

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New schedule for Red Sox-Twins series announced after game postponed for...

New schedule for Red Sox-Twins series announced after game postponed for safety concerns

Tuesday's game will be played at 2:10 p.m. ET. Wednesday's first game will begin at 2:10 p.m. ET, with the rescheduled Monday game beginning about 30 minutes after the first... Read more ...

Johnson & Johnson on pause: What to do if you have appointment in Ohio...

Johnson & Johnson on pause: What to do if you have appointment in Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana

Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana health officials have all recommended pausing the use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. Read more ...

Over 50 protesters arrested during second night of violence in Minnesota

Over 50 protesters arrested during second night of violence in Minnesota

Minnesota police arrested more than 50 protesters and looters during the second night of violence over the deadly shooting of Daunte Wright - with a TV reporter forced to flee... Read more ...

White House: J&J pause won't have 'significant impact' on vaccination pace

White House: J&J pause won't have 'significant impact' on vaccination pace

Federal health agencies' recommended pause in the use of the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine won't have a “significant impact” on the Biden administration's vaccination... Read more ...

Veterans of color say video of police pepper-spraying a Black Army officer...

Veterans of color say video of police pepper-spraying a Black Army officer shows that not even a military uniform is protection from police violence

Summary List Placement A video of police officers holding a uniformed Black US Army soldier at gunpoint and pepper spraying him during a traffic stop in Windsor, Virginia is a... Read more ...

What We Know About Kim Potter: Cop Who Couldn't Determine Gun From Taser...

What We Know About Kim Potter: Cop Who Couldn't Determine Gun From Taser After Fatally Shooting Daunte Wright

On Monday night, the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension identified the officer who shot and killed 20-year-old Daunte Wright in Brooklyn Center on Sunday. BCA officials... Read more ...

Will Smith Pulls Film Out Of Georgia, Ignoring Post-Reconstruction Era...

Will Smith Pulls Film Out Of Georgia, Ignoring Post-Reconstruction Era Lessons In His Docuseries ‘Amend'

Will Smith and director Antoine Fuqua pulled their movie out of Georgia in protest of the state's new voting law. Described as a big-budget slave thriller, “Emancipation” was... Read more ...

Following CDC and FDA recommendations, NH pauses distribution of Johnson &...

Following CDC and FDA recommendations, NH pauses distribution of Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine

The state of New Hampshire announced Tuesday it is pausing distribution of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine following recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control... Read more ...

Chauvin trial: Defense set to start presenting its case

Chauvin trial: Defense set to start presenting its case

MINNEAPOLIS - The defense for a former Minneapolis police officer charged in George Floyd's death was set to start presenting its case Tuesday. NewsNation will provide live... Read more ...