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COVID-19 eviction ban nearly makes Staten Islander homeless

COVID-19 eviction ban nearly makes Staten Islander homeless

11 hours ago   |   New York Post

New York's pandemic eviction ban nearly made a Staten Islander lose her Superstorm Sandy-damaged home. Emily Barlow, who's been struggling to oust a squatting tenant from her...
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'My Family Is Homeless After Hurricane Laura, Our City Has Been Devastated'

19 hours ago   |   Newsweek

I'm a doctor in Lake Charles and I was working at a hospital in the city on the night the hurricane hit. It was the worst hurricane I've ever seen, and the destruction it...
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8 CEOs and execs reveal how they escaped poverty before breaking into the elite UK tech scene

8 CEOs and execs reveal how they escaped poverty before breaking into the elite UK tech scene

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Business Insider spoke to eight working-class trailblazers about how they managed to climb the ladder in the UK's overwhelmingly middle-class tech...
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Manchester shelter workers try to encourage homeless to get inside

Manchester shelter workers try to encourage homeless to get inside

1 day ago   |   WMUR

Workers are trying to reach out to the homeless community in Manchester to get them the resources they need as the weather turns colder.
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U.S. attorney gives strong warning to Philadelphia homeless encampment protesters

1 day ago   |   ABC

Despite three attempts by the city to close them down, the homeless encampments in Philadelphia are still up and running, including the larger one on the Ben Franklin Parkway.
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‘Cancel Rent' Has Become a Rallying Cry for Cash-Strapped Americans. Here's Why It Hasn't Yet Worked in The U.S. City That Championed It

‘Cancel Rent' Has Become a Rallying Cry for Cash-Strapped Americans. Here's Why It Hasn't Yet Worked in The U.S. City That Championed It

1 day ago   |   Time

Svante Myrick, the mayor of Ithaca, N.Y., understands the emotional turmoil that comes with housing insecurity. When his mom brought him home from the hospital in the late...
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Mayor Lightfoot announces $35M investment in finding rental housing, subsidies for Chicago homeless

1 day ago   |   ABC

Mayor Lori Lightfoot will announce a new $35 million initiative Friday investing in finding rental housing for homeless in Chicago.
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Greece: Police move more homeless migrants to new tent camp

1 day ago   |   ABC News

Police on the Greek island of Lesbos have resumed relocating migrants rendered homeless when fires ravaged the country's largest refugee camp amid a local COVID-19 outbreak
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Eviction coming to residents of Allentown's 'Tent City' homeless encampment

1 day ago   |   The Morning Call

Allentown is clearing the Tent City homeless encampment in the Little Lehigh Parkway, a community that had just formed a council and hoped to weather the winter together...
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Street homelessness increased as COVID-19 lashed NY's shelter system

Street homelessness increased as COVID-19 lashed NY's shelter system

2 days ago   |   New York Post

The number of New Yorkers sleeping on the Big Apple's streets or in its subways climbed to a near-five year high in 2020, as the coronavirus pandemic rocked the city's...
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US says more sanctions on Iran restored as world powers dismiss American action

US says more sanctions on Iran restored as world powers dismiss American action

Most of the rest of the world is rejecting the U.S. action. Read more ...

Susan Collins says Senate should not vote on SCOTUS nomination before election

Susan Collins says Senate should not vote on SCOTUS nomination before election

Sen. Susan Collins said on Saturday that the Senate should not vote on the nomination of a new Supreme Court Justice before the Nov. 3 election, arguing the nominee should be... Read more ...

Unlikely scorers for Stars again to win Stanley Cup opener

Unlikely scorers for Stars again to win Stanley Cup opener

Joel Hanley had never scored a goal in the NHL until Game 1 of the Stanley Cup for the Dallas Stars. Read more ...

Law enforcement intercepts package of ricin mailed to Trump: report

Law enforcement intercepts package of ricin mailed to Trump: report

The FBI and Secret Service are investigating a package containing the highly-toxic poison ricin that was mailed to President Trump last week, CNN is reporting. The package was... Read more ...

Here's what you should know about one of Trump's possible Supreme Court picks

Here's what you should know about one of Trump's possible Supreme Court picks

The death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has given President Donald Trump the rare opportunity to nominate a third Supreme Court justice, and Senate Majority... Read more ...

California cool, Matthew Wolff takes detour to US Open lead

California cool, Matthew Wolff takes detour to US Open lead

MAMARONECK, N.Y. - Matthew Wolff might be too young to realize he's supposed to hit fairways to have a chance to win the U.S. Open. Or maybe he's so good it doesn't matter. Read more ...

President Trump pledges woman for court, pushes Senate to move on pick

President Trump pledges woman for court, pushes Senate to move on pick

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Saturday promised to put forth a female nominee in the coming week to fill the Supreme Court vacancy created by the death of Justice Ruth... Read more ...

Trump says he's given his 'blessing' to a proposed TikTok deal with Oracle...

Trump says he's given his 'blessing' to a proposed TikTok deal with Oracle and Walmart

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump said Saturday he "approves a deal in concept" that will allow TikTok to continue to operate in the United States under a deal with... Read more ...

Celtics hold off Heat this time to capture key Game 3 win

Celtics hold off Heat this time to capture key Game 3 win

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Getting big leads has been relatively easy for the Boston Celtics in these Eastern Conference finals. This time, they also found a way to finish the... Read more ...

Trump approves TikTok deal with Oracle and Walmart ‘in concept,' potentially...

Trump approves TikTok deal with Oracle and Walmart ‘in concept,' potentially avoiding app shutdown in US

President Donald Trump has agreed “in concept” to a deal for TikTok to partner with Oracle and Walmart, easing government concerns over national-security threats and preventing... Read more ...