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The Trump campaign tried to get a satirical cartoon of the president removed from the shopping site Redbubble

The Trump campaign tried to get a satirical cartoon of the president removed from the shopping site Redbubble

32 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

After artist Nick Anderson posted a cartoon about Donald Trump on Redbubble, he received a notice it was being taken down for trademark infringement. "We identified this...
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Trump's executive order is pushing social media titans Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey to clash over how they handle free speech

Trump's executive order is pushing social media titans Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey to clash over how they handle free speech

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

President Donald Trump is expected to sign an executive order on Thursday that would scale back protections provided to internet platforms under Section 230 of the...
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The Trump administration won't release an official economic projection for the first time in decades as the US grapples with a historic downturn

The Trump administration won't release an official economic projection for the first time in decades as the US grapples with a historic downturn

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The Trump administration is opting against publishing an economic forecast that would almost certainly illustrate sharp reductions in growth and high unemployment ahead of the...
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A commissioner on the FEC extensively debunked Trump's mail-voting fraud 'conspiracy theory', and said it undermines democracy

A commissioner on the FEC extensively debunked Trump's mail-voting fraud 'conspiracy theory', and said it undermines democracy

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Ellen Weintraub, a commissioner in the Federal Election Commission, debunked President Donald Trump's claim that expanding mail-voting will lead to widespread fraud. " There's...
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Congress's Approval, November's Elections, And Coronavirus

4 hours ago   |   Forbes

Has Congress's coronavirus activity translated into changes in opinion about the institution? Are those changes likely to last?
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DealBook: An Election Fought With Charts

6 hours ago   |   NY Times

In the upcoming election, selective quoting of statistics will paint sharply different - but equally valid - pictures of economic health during the pandemic.
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Women are more worried than men about coronavirus. Cecile Richards doesn't want that to keep female voters from the polls

6 hours ago   |   Fortune

Even before President Trump's now-infamous tweet about mail-in ballots, the COVID-19 pandemic has made the question of how Americans can best vote safely this November a...
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4 more years of Trump may accelerate China's rise, says former UN Security Council president

7 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   3 articles

Relations between the U.S. and China are at their lowest point in decades. The two countries are trading barbs over China's new national security law in Hong Kong and fighting...
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The Implausibility of an “Explosive” Economic Rebound by November

7 hours ago   |   The New Republic

On Tuesday, Politico reported a growing anxiety among Democratic policy experts that a dramatic economic recovery could boost President Trump in November's election. Jason...
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Reopening the Economy Now Is Donald Trump's Last Hope of Entering the 2020 Election With Good GDP Data

11 hours ago   |   Newsweek

The economy was the jewel in President Donald Trump's re-election campaign. With a successful reopening, it might be once again. But there are major risks and the recovery will...
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Amazon Is Offering To Keep 125,000 Workers It Hired For The Pandemic

Amazon Is Offering To Keep 125,000 Workers It Hired For The Pandemic

Amazon has hired 175,000 temporary workers to deal with spike in online shopping during the pandemic. Now it's offering most of them permanent jobs. Read more ...

Tom Brady is selling his highly customized Cadillac Escalade for $300,000...

Tom Brady is selling his highly customized Cadillac Escalade for $300,000 - see inside

Tom Brady is selling his customized Cadillac Escalade for $300,000. Brady initially paid close to $350,000 for the lavish SUV, which basically looks like a private jet on the... Read more ...

Bankruptcies have hit the fastest pace since the Great Recession - and more...

Bankruptcies have hit the fastest pace since the Great Recession - and more companies are expected to file

In May, 27 companies with at least $50 million in liabilities filed for court protection from their creditors, Bloomberg reported Thursday . It's the fastest pace of filings... Read more ...

Mark Zuckerberg told Fox News that Facebook will not fact-check Trump's...

Mark Zuckerberg told Fox News that Facebook will not fact-check Trump's false claims as Twitter did

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg told Fox News on Wednesday that his platform would not follow Twitter and fact-check claims by President Donald Trump. "I believe strongly that... Read more ...

The next-gen leaders of enterprise venture capital think software is going...

The next-gen leaders of enterprise venture capital think software is going to look much different post-pandemic. Here are their predictions for what's ahead

The rising stars of Silicon Valley's enterprise venture practice shared predictions about what the next year has in store for the industry. Many pointed to the need for better... Read more ...

Chaotic videos show people looting a Minneapolis Target store amid a protest...

Chaotic videos show people looting a Minneapolis Target store amid a protest against the death of George Floyd

Videos shared on social media show people looting a Target store in Minneapolis amid protests against the death of George Floyd, who died after a police officer knelt on his... Read more ...

Trump is unleashing an executive order against social media companies, and...

Trump is unleashing an executive order against social media companies, and it could trigger a legal fight they desperately want to avoid

Donald Trump plans to issue an executive order targeting social media companies on Thursday. The US President has been railing against tech companies after Twitter fact-checked... Read more ...

Wielding Twitter like a weapon: Here's what was really going on when Trump's...

Wielding Twitter like a weapon: Here's what was really going on when Trump's most outrageous tweet storms took place

President Donald Trump's Twitter use has gotten to the point where the social media company has, for the first time, marked two of his tweets with a fact check for the... Read more ...

Twitter tried to correct Trump's falsehoods about vote by mail, but the...

Twitter tried to correct Trump's falsehoods about vote by mail, but the platform's first fact-check on the president's tweets was itself misleading

For the first time on Tuesday, Twitter rolled out a feature to flag Trump's tweets about voting by mail as misleading in an effort to provide more context and fact-check... Read more ...

Human services chief: Ohio jobless claims came 'in a tsunami'

Human services chief: Ohio jobless claims came 'in a tsunami'

Ohio faced an unprecedented surge in unemployment claims almost overnight as the pandemic led to widespread business shutdowns, leaving the state no time to retool its system... Read more ...