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Former Slave Ports Are at Center of U.K.'s Reckoning With Racism

3 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Liverpool provides a lesson for Bristol as it deals with the aftermath of protests.
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Warning: Woman says someone else collecting unemployment in her name

Warning: Woman says someone else collecting unemployment in her name

7 hours ago   |   WESH

The woman said she has been working the whole time during the pandemic.
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Details on the Illinois Restaurant Association Restaurant Employee Relief Fund

Details on the Illinois Restaurant Association Restaurant Employee Relief Fund

8 hours ago   |   WGN TV

Sam Toia, President and CEO, Illinois Restaurant Association For more information about the Illinois Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Restaurant Employee Relief...
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Manhattan Chamber of Commerce Informs and Engages

9 hours ago   |   Economic Modeling

COVID-19 has propelled data dashboards and visualization to the forefront of conversations. On a daily basis people would visit news outlets and be struck by another...
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$400 Unemployment Supplement Is Really $300, and Won't Arrive Soon

9 hours ago   |   NY Times

New state claims fell below one million for the first week since March. But jobless ranks remain vast, and a White House relief plan faces hurdles.
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EDD fraud: California woman's stolen information used to collect thousands in unemployment benefits

10 hours ago   |   ABC

A California mother is hoping that store surveillance video of a theft will produce a suspect and raise awareness about a new fraud sweeping the country.
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Howie Carr: Salaries soar for hacks, not for dreaded private sector

12 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

These past few months, life in the Dreaded Private Sector has been positively Hobbesian - solitary, poor, nasty, brutish and short. Related Articles Massachusetts state payroll...
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US stocks closed mixed as investors weigh positive jobs data against stimulus stalemate

US stocks closed mixed as investors weigh positive jobs data against stimulus stalemate

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider

US stocks traded mixed on Thursday after weekly unemployment claims dipped below 1 million for the first time since the coronavirus pandemic drove historic job losses. Claims...
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Trump Claims a Lead in Global Rebound With Cherry-Picked Data

13 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

President Donald Trump says America is leading the global economic and financial market recovery. Others contest that claim, while the data - as usual - depend on how you parse...
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Trump's proposed $300 federal unemployment boost could leave out up to 1.5 million low-wage workers from receiving jobless benefits

Trump's proposed $300 federal unemployment boost could leave out up to 1.5 million low-wage workers from receiving jobless benefits

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

President Donald Trump's unemployment proposal seeks to design a parallel benefit system so workers can get an extra $300 a week from the federal government. But it mandates...
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Pentagon to launch task force investigating UFO sightings

Pentagon to launch task force investigating UFO sightings

The Pentagon is forming a new task force to investigate UFOs that have been observed by U.S. military aircraft, according to two defense officials. Read more ...

Ex-cop's video captures crowd's horror during George Floyd arrest

Ex-cop's video captures crowd's horror during George Floyd arrest

Newly released body cam footage shows onlookers demanding police help the man. Read more ...

Mookie Betts ties MLB mark for three homer nights in Dodgers' win

Mookie Betts ties MLB mark for three homer nights in Dodgers' win

LOS ANGELES - Mookie Betts hit three home runs Thursday night - for the sixth time in his career. Now nobody's done it more often. Betts launched half of the season-high six... Read more ...

President Trump opposes postal money that would help vote-by-mail

President Trump opposes postal money that would help vote-by-mail

President Trump also predicted, without providing evidence, that mail-in ballots would lead to widespread voter fraud in November. Read more ...

Joe Biden Calls For Nationwide Mask Mandate 'Immediately'

Joe Biden Calls For Nationwide Mask Mandate 'Immediately'

Biden made his stance on coronavirus face masks clear during one of the first official campaign events he's held with running mate Kamala Harris. Read more ...

Pennsylvania - an important swing state - is pleading with the state's...

Pennsylvania - an important swing state - is pleading with the state's Supreme Court after the USPS said they couldn't guarantee on time delivery of mail-in-ballots

US Postal Service told the Pennsylvania Secretary of State that some ballots might not be delivered on time because their delivery standards couldn't accommodate the state's... Read more ...

LIVE: Attorneys from Breonna Taylor's family speak about meeting with...

LIVE: Attorneys from Breonna Taylor's family speak about meeting with attorney general

Attorneys for the family of Breonna Taylor are holding a news conference Thursday to discuss the meeting they had with Kentucky's attorney general. Read more ...

Dana White isn't sold on Daniel Cormier's UFC 252 retirement plan

Dana White isn't sold on Daniel Cormier's UFC 252 retirement plan

Dana White doesn't believe UFC 252 will represent Daniel Cormier 's final fight. Cormier has said countless times leading up to Saturday's heavyweight title trilogy with Stipe... Read more ...

AMC is reopening its theaters next week with 15-cent tickets

AMC is reopening its theaters next week with 15-cent tickets

AMC is finally reopening its theaters, and guests will need to spend just 15 cents to get in. Read more ...

2 police officers killed in Kashmir after militants attack convoy ahead of...

2 police officers killed in Kashmir after militants attack convoy ahead of India's Independence Day

Indian security forces have launched a search operation after two police officers were killed in a terrorist attack in disputed Kashmir, as the country prepares for its annual... Read more ...