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1 in 4 men think women's equality has come at their expense

9 hours ago   |   Fortune

Roughly one in four U.S. men say that the progress women have made toward equality has come at the expense of men, according to a new report released Tuesday by the Pew...
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LIVE UPDATES: Follow the results of New Jersey's congressional primaries

13 hours ago   |   Business Insider

New Jersey is holding primary elections in all of its congressional districts on Tuesday, July 7. The biggest races to watch are the Democratic primary to face Rep. Jeff Van...
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Congress could see an influx of QAnon conspiracists join its ranks following this year's election cycle

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Congress could see an influx next year of newly minted lawmakers who subscribe to the far-right, pro-Trump QAnon conspiracy theory. Ten Republican candidates who either...
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Governors' companies among recipients of virus relief loans

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Governors who ordered shutdowns as their states responded to the coronavirus pandemic were among millions of beneficiaries of the loan program created to help...
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Mitch McConnell opens the door to another stimulus check for Americans, saying people earning under $40,000 a year have been 'hit the hardest'

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

McConnell opened the door to a second round of stimulus checks on Monday. "I think the people who have been hit the hardest are people who make about $40,000 a year or less...
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Federal virus aid proves a bonanza for Trump-connected lobbyists

1 day ago   |   Fortune

Subscribe to Bull Sheet for no-nonsense daily analysis on what's happening in the markets, delivered free to your inbox. Forty lobbyists with ties to President Donald Trump...
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A Kansas newspaper apologized for publishing a cartoon equating the governor's coronavirus mask order with the Holocaust

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

The Anderson County Review, a newspaper in Kansas, last Friday published a cartoon likening the state's COVID-19 face mask mandate to the Holocaust. The cartoon depicted Gov...
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Trump-connected lobbyists reap windfall in COVID-19 boom

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Forty lobbyists with ties to President Donald Trump helped clients secure more than $10 billion in federal coronavirus aid, among them five former administration...
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Markey makes push for $3T coronavirus relief bill for cities, towns

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Cities and towns are headed over a “financial cliff,” with revenues in free fall following months of coronavirus business shutdowns local mayors warned, urging lawmakers to act...
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Researchers Say Protests Didn't Increase Covid-19 Spread-But Republicans Are Still Blaming Them

2 days ago   |   Forbes

Miami-Dade's mayor said Sunday protests “had a lot to do with” coronavirus spread.
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Dunkin' Donuts to permanently close 450 convenience store locations

Dunkin' Donuts to permanently close 450 convenience store locations

SAN FRANCISCO - Dunkin' Donuts will permanently close 450 locations by the end of this year, USA Today reports. All stores that will close are located in Speedway gas station... Read more ...

California, other states sue US department over virus relief funds for schools

California, other states sue US department over virus relief funds for schools

The U.S. Department of Education is attempting to take pandemic relief funds away from K-12 public schools and divert the money to private schools, California and four other... Read more ...

'People are pulling in to unite': Metro-area consumers take part in...

'People are pulling in to unite': Metro-area consumers take part in BlackoutDay, use economic power to fight racism

The movement's goal is for protesters to use their economic power and not purchase anything for the entire day. Those who must buy something are asked to strictly patronize a... Read more ...

Military police respond to reported active shooter and gunshots at...

Military police respond to reported active shooter and gunshots at California Marine Corps base

There are reports of an active shooter at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Training Center - Twentynine Palms, the Marine Corps tweeted Tuesday. Military police responded to... Read more ...

House defense spending plan would fund removing Confederate names from bases

House defense spending plan would fund removing Confederate names from bases

Defense spending legislation unveiled on Tuesday by the House Appropriations Committee would set aside money for the Army to remove the names of Confederate leaders from... Read more ...

15 of the most surprising companies that the Small Business Administration...

15 of the most surprising companies that the Small Business Administration listed as paycheck protection loan recipients

The US Small Business Administration released 4.8 million loan records detailing who received money from the $530 billion Paycheck Protection Program on Monday. The program... Read more ...

Novavax skyrockets after US government grants $1.6 billion for coronavirus...

Novavax skyrockets after US government grants $1.6 billion for coronavirus vaccine creation

Novavax shares spiked as much as 38% early Tuesday after receiving $1.6 billion in coronavirus vaccine funding from the US government. The award is the largest yet from... Read more ...

If you're reading this, Beijing says its new Hong Kong security law applies...

If you're reading this, Beijing says its new Hong Kong security law applies to you

The full text of Hong Kong's controversial new national security law came out late at night on June 30, the day it was enacted. Lawyers and legal scholars were quick to dissect... Read more ...

Georgia's governor is deploying as many as 1,000 National Guard troops after...

Georgia's governor is deploying as many as 1,000 National Guard troops after deadly shootings in Atlanta over a violent Fourth of July weekend

The governor of Georgia has declared a state of emergency and authorized the deployment of up to 1,000 National Guard members to Atlanta in an executive order Monday. The move... Read more ...

Uber Gobbles Up Postmates In $2.65 Billion Bet On Food Delivery

Uber Gobbles Up Postmates In $2.65 Billion Bet On Food Delivery

The deal is a sign of how the coronavirus pandemic has turned Uber's business model upside down, with customers shunning ride-hailing and flocking to delivery services. (Image... Read more ...