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NYC real estate agent fired after run-ins with homeless neighbors

NYC real estate agent fired after run-ins with homeless neighbors

9 hours ago   |   New York Post

A Hell's Kitchen real estate broker is looking for another job after a display of his distaste for the homeless people and drug addicts on his block got him fired. Scott Sobol...
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How Can We Fix Income and Wealth Inequality in America?

10 hours ago   |   NY Times

This nation began as a set of promises that it has yet to keep.
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Amazon homeless shelter boosts unique program for sick kids

15 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

After becoming homeless, Connie Wade realized she'd be missing something critical to care for her daughter.
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Margaret Morton, Photographer at Home With the Homeless, Dies at 71

17 hours ago   |   NY Times

For nearly two decades, she chronicled communities on the edge of society in elegant photographs that drew comparisons to the work of Jacob Riis.
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Chicago woman feeds the homeless for July 4 after losing sister to COVID-19

1 day ago   |   ABC

Florence Pleasant - who died of COVID-19 last month - spent every major holiday barbecuing with homeless communities throughout Chicago. Now her sister Kim Sims plans to carry...
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Anne Arundel dishes out $670,000 in local grants to help community groups

1 day ago   |   Baltimore Sun

Local nonprofits strapped for cash due to the coronavirus pandemic are receiving assistance for capital projects and human service programs thanks to a previously dormant local...
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Experts fear the end of eviction moratoriums could plunge thousands of people into homelessness

1 day ago   |   CNBC

Eviction moratoriums nationwide are set to expire later this month, potentially thrusting tens of thousands of people into a housing crisis.
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Community room at North Hollywood homeless shelter named for Alex and Jean Trebek

2 days ago   |   ABC

Longtime "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek and his wife Jean have made contributions to local homeless shelters and on Thursday the community room at a new North Hollywood facility...
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Business leaders see trouble as homeless flock to Manhattan hotels

2 days ago   |   The Real Deal New York

As the city's restaurants and shops look to bounce back, they're contending with some serious quality-of-life issues. Nearly 20 percent of the city's hotels are providing...
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Egg salad and a basketball star provide one California cafe's coronavirus lifeline

2 days ago   |   National Post

OAKLAND - Each day, employees at Farley's East cafe in Oakland, California fix about 200 turkey, ham and egg salad sandwich lunch plates to be distributed free to the homeless...
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Christopher Columbus statue toppled in Baltimore, thrown into harbor

Christopher Columbus statue toppled in Baltimore, thrown into harbor

People tore down a statue of Christopher Columbus and threw it the Inner Harbor Saturday in Baltimore. Read more ...

Neil Young says he's 'not OK' with President Trump playing his music at...

Neil Young says he's 'not OK' with President Trump playing his music at Mount Rushmore event

Neil Young is among a number of other iconic rockers who have an issue with Trump's use of their music. Read more ...

Bellagio mistake leads to possibly biggest loss for Las Vegas sportsbooks

Bellagio mistake leads to possibly biggest loss for Las Vegas sportsbooks

The Bellagio might have suffered the biggest ever sportsbook loss in Las Vegas history when it allowed a quarter-million dollars in winning wagers to be placed on baseball... Read more ...

Ron Rivera working on new nickname with Redskins owner

Ron Rivera working on new nickname with Redskins owner

Washington Redskins head coach Ron Rivera said Saturday he has been working for more than a month with owner Dan Snyder on renaming the team, and he hopes a change can be made... Read more ...

Kanye West announces he's running for president

Kanye West announces he's running for president

“We must now realize the promise of America by trusting God, unifying our vision and building our future. I am running for president of the United States,” the Chicago rapper... Read more ...

Yanks pitcher Tanaka alert after hit in head by Stanton blow

Yanks pitcher Tanaka alert after hit in head by Stanton blow

NEW YORK - Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka was alert and sent to a hospital after being hit in the head by a line drive off the bat of slugger Giancarlo Stanton during live... Read more ...

What you need to know about COVID-19: US marks Fourth of July with pleas for...

What you need to know about COVID-19: US marks Fourth of July with pleas for people to skip parties

Without the right measures to stop the spread of the virus, health experts fear the holiday weekend could bring a wave of new infections that could overwhelm hospitals. Read more ...

Yankees' DJ LeMahieu and Luis Cessa test positive for coronavirus

Yankees' DJ LeMahieu and Luis Cessa test positive for coronavirus

Two Yankees have tested positive for coronavirus before coming to New York, manager Aaron Boone told reporters on Saturday. DJ LeMahieu, one of the Yankees' top hitters, and... Read more ...

Man Who Drove Into Black Lives Matter Protesters In Seattle Is Identified

Man Who Drove Into Black Lives Matter Protesters In Seattle Is Identified

The person who drove a car into a group of Black Lives Matter protesters in Seattle early Saturday morning and left two of them in critical condition has been identified. The... Read more ...

Hot dog champs repeat as July 4 gluttony fest moves indoors

Hot dog champs repeat as July 4 gluttony fest moves indoors

Joey Chestnut downed 75 wieners and buns in 10 minutes and Sudo downed 48 1/2 in the same span, setting world records for both the men's and women's events. Read more ...