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Charities worry about loss of trust, donations in wake of WE deal controversy

12 hours ago   |   National Post

OTTAWA - The head of a group promoting charities says the sector is worried about long-term negative impacts of the ongoing WE controversy on Parliament Hill.
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Nancy Pelosi says Democrats are pushing to keep the $600 federal unemployment benefit while the jobless rate remains high

Nancy Pelosi says Democrats are pushing to keep the $600 federal unemployment benefit while the jobless rate remains high

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Pelosi said Democrats were pushing to keep the $600 federal unemployment benefit while jobless rates are high. "If the unemployment goes down, then that number can go down...
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How Small Business Owners Can Support Black Entrepreneurs

12 hours ago   |   Business

Despite systemic hurdles, Black business ownership is on the rise, booming by 400% in recent years. Even with this growth, though, Black entrepreneurs face unique challenges...
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How the back-to-school debate looms over the U.S. economy

13 hours ago   |   CNBC

Here's how the back-to-school debate can affect the recovery of the U.S. economy
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‘Stop politicizing economy': Beijing blasts US for threatening to ban TikTok & other Chinese apps

‘Stop politicizing economy': Beijing blasts US for threatening to ban TikTok & other Chinese apps

13 hours ago   |   RT

Threatening to restrict Chinese apps on groundless claims that they're feeding data on Americans to the government in Beijing only exposes Washington's hypocrisy, China's...
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Top GOP lawmaker urges regulators to extend relief for renters, banks

Top GOP lawmaker urges regulators to extend relief for renters, banks

13 hours ago   |   Politico

The chairman of the Senate Banking Committee is calling on federal agencies to extend economic relief measures that Congress established in March, as lawmakers and the Trump...
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Exploring the sustainability of the Indian sugar industry

13 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Researchers analyzed the interconnected food, water and energy challenges that arise from the sugar industry in India - the second-largest producer of sugar worldwide - and how...
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Business Leaders Say Economy Still Improving After Reopening

14 hours ago   |   CBS

OMAHA, Neb. - The economy continues to recover in nine Midwest and Plains states, but businesses are still cutting jobs amid the ongoing impact of the coronavirus outbreak...
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Stocks could stage 'modest' correction over next 2 weeks if economic data sours, JPMorgan says

Stocks could stage 'modest' correction over next 2 weeks if economic data sours, JPMorgan says

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The stock market can stage a "modest correction" if economic data falls below expectations and Congress lags in passing new stimulus, JPMorgan strategists led by John Normand...
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The Economy In Nebraska Fares Better Than Other States During COVID-19

14 hours ago   |   NPR   |   7 articles

During the coronavirus pandemic, states have struggled with staggering revenue losses and budget shortfalls. Here's what is happening in Nebraska.
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President Trump says TikTok sale can go through - but only if the US gets a cut

President Trump says TikTok sale can go through - but only if the US gets a cut

The president on Monday set Sept. 15 as the deadline for TikTok to find a U.S. buyer, failing which he said he will shut down the app in the country. Read more ...

7 Cardinals, 6 staff test positive; series at Detroit off

7 Cardinals, 6 staff test positive; series at Detroit off

Seven St. Louis Cardinals players and six staff members have tested positive for COVID-19, causing Major League Baseball to postpone the team's four-game series at Detroit. Read more ...

Big 12 to allow teams to play 1 nonconference football game

Big 12 to allow teams to play 1 nonconference football game

Big 12 schools agreed Monday night to play one nonconference football game this year to go along with their nine league contests as plans for the pandemic-altered 2020 season... Read more ...

Oldest living Marine celebrates 105th birthday

Oldest living Marine celebrates 105th birthday

The oldest living Marine had a special birthday celebration on Friday. Read more ...

Prosecutor says he's justified in seeking President Trump's taxes

Prosecutor says he's justified in seeking President Trump's taxes

A Manhattan prosecutor trying to get President Donald Trump's tax returns told a judge that he was justified in demanding them, citing public reports of “extensive and... Read more ...

'My son's death cannot be in vain': Judge whose family was attacked details...

'My son's death cannot be in vain': Judge whose family was attacked details her son's last words

The federal judge whose son was killed and whose husband was shot at their home last month called for greater privacy protections for judges in her first comments since the... Read more ...

Dwayne Johnson buys XFL in $15 million deal

Dwayne Johnson buys XFL in $15 million deal

The XFL began its season earlier this year, before being forced to shutter operations in March due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

Braves lose ace Mike Soroka for season with torn Achilles

Braves lose ace Mike Soroka for season with torn Achilles

The Mets finished their win over Atlanta with three starters' health in question - the Braves weren't so lucky. Atlanta lost its ace Mike Soroka for the season after he... Read more ...

Golden Knights rally for 5-3 round-robin win over Stars

Golden Knights rally for 5-3 round-robin win over Stars

EDMONTON, Alberta - Will Carrier scored the tiebreaker with 5:12 left in the game, Robin Lehner had 24 saves and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Dallas Stars 5-3 in Western... Read more ...

Votto homer lifts Reds to 3-2 win over Indians

Votto homer lifts Reds to 3-2 win over Indians

CINCINNATI - Joey Votto hit a two-run, go-ahead homer, Nick Castellanos also connected and the Cincinnati Reds beat Cleveland 3-2 Monday night as the Indians played again... Read more ...