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The dollar's swift decline is bad news for the markets. Here's why

The dollar's swift decline is bad news for the markets. Here's why

34 minutes ago   |   Fortune

Good morning. It's the first trading day of August, which historically has been a month of low volumes and high volatility. Throw in a pandemic and a presidential campaign, and...
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USDA identifies 14 of those mysterious seeds from China

1 hour ago   |   Fortune

Our mission to help you navigate the new normal is fueled by subscribers. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today . The U.S. Department of Agriculture's...
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Is Telemedicine Here to Stay?

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

The answer largely depends on whether Medicare and private health insurers will adequately cover virtual doctor visits once coronavirus outbreaks subside.
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St. Cloud police, mental health expert pair up on calls

4 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

After years of working to create a new way to respond to mental health calls, a team of police and community partners is showing results just a few months after its inception.
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Pan-Mass Challenge holds ‘reimagined' virtual event amid coronavirus pandemic

8 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The annual Pan-Mass Challenge bike-a-thon that raises money for the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute - a landmark summer athletic charity event - had a “reimagined” event this...
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Uptown Business Hosts Mini Art Fair To Help Local Artists Hurting In Pandemic

Uptown Business Hosts Mini Art Fair To Help Local Artists Hurting In Pandemic

10 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - This week would have the one of the largest art festivals in the state, but for the first time in its 57-year history, the Uptown Art Fair was cancelled because...
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Dr. Birx: Before schools can reopen, coronavirus outbreaks must get under control

Dr. Birx: Before schools can reopen, coronavirus outbreaks must get under control

16 hours ago   |   Business Insider

White House coronavirus response coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx said that coronavirus outbreaks in the United States need to be slowed down before schools can reopen. Birx...
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Covid-19 testing delays create a public health nightmare as schools and workplaces try to reopen

18 hours ago   |   CNBC

Across the country, patients are reporting delays in getting their Covid-19 test results because of major supply shortages.
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The ultimate guide to career success during a recession: How to find a new job, land a raise, and build your résumé, even when the economy goes south

The ultimate guide to career success during a recession: How to find a new job, land a raise, and build your résumé, even when the economy goes south

18 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The coronavirus recession is the worst we've seen in a long time, with unemployment exceeding even the figures from the Great Recession of 2008-09. If you're going through a...
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Frozen Mexican food products subject of public health alert

1 day ago   |   Review Journal

Hard plastic pieces could be in ready-to-eat beef and chicken taquitos and chimichangas products.
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Microsoft in advanced talks to buy TikTok's US business

Microsoft in advanced talks to buy TikTok's US business

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The dollar's swift decline is bad news for the markets. Here's why

The dollar's swift decline is bad news for the markets. Here's why

Good morning. It's the first trading day of August, which historically has been a month of low volumes and high volatility. Throw in a pandemic and a presidential campaign, and... Read more ...

China's manufacturing activity rises at fastest pace in nearly a decade...

China's manufacturing activity rises at fastest pace in nearly a decade, survey shows

The results of a private business survey reveal that China's manufacturing sector continues to rebound from the coronavirus pandemic, recording the strongest expansion since... Read more ...

10 things in tech you need to know today

10 things in tech you need to know today

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Monday. Sign up here to get this email in your inbox every morning. Microsoft is in talks to buy TikTok from its... Read more ...

Customs agents at Cincinnati's international airport focused on mysterious...

Customs agents at Cincinnati's international airport focused on mysterious Chinese seed packets

Unsolicited mailers could be connected to scam aimed at boosting business profile of Chinese companies Read more ...