Poverty Alleviation

'There's a big need,' Pantry expects the need to increase more over the summer

'There's a big need,' Pantry expects the need to increase more over the summer

4 days ago   |   KETV

'Poverty does not discriminate,' Dahir says
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Good for Pfizer for making millions in profits

Good for Pfizer for making millions in profits

4 days ago   |   New York Post

The New York Times reports: “Pfizer Reaps Hundreds of Millions in Profits From COVID Vaccine.” The pharma giant earned revenues of $3.5 billion in the first three months of...
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A shot at love: Your vaccination status is the latest Covid-era compatibility test

4 days ago   |   NBC News

“Knowing when the other person is vaccinated has definitely alleviated a lot of my fears," one Bumble and Tinder user said.
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Lagarde Says ECB Policy Has Alleviated, Not Deepened Inequality

4 days ago   |   Bloomberg


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Fighting Covid Poverty in the Philippines

4 days ago   |   NY Times

People in the Philippines are stepping up to help one another where the state has failed them - only to be treated like insurgents.
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The $15 minimum wage: good for Hopkins, good for Baltimore, good for business | COMMENTARY

5 days ago   |   Baltimore Sun

Raising the minimum wage to $15 is exactly what the doctor ordered for lifting working families out of poverty and reviving Baltimore's economy.
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Peru's COVID crisis: ‘Almost all Peruvians know someone who died'

5 days ago   |   Al Jazeera

Cocktail of factors, from poverty to a crumbling public health system, push Peru atop global per capita death rankings.
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Biden's Economic Agenda More Truman Than FDR

5 days ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Joe Biden's multitrillion-dollar plans to revive the economy, fix America's infrastructure and ease poverty have spawned comparisons between him and Franklin...
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Opinion | Does your child's teacher know how to teach?

Opinion | Does your child's teacher know how to teach?

5 days ago   |   Politico

The Covid-19 pandemic has exacerbated harmful educational inequalities in the preK-12 public education system. The nation's poorest students, Black and Latino students, and our...
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Video Shows Colombian Woman Screaming for Police to Kill Her After Her Only Son Was Killed in Protests

6 days ago   |   Newsweek

At least 19 people were killed in Monday night's protests against the rising levels of poverty in Colombia.
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Yankees coach Phil Nevin tests positive for coronavirus

Yankees coach Phil Nevin tests positive for coronavirus

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - New York Yankees third base coach Phil Nevin is away from the team after a positive COVID-19 test. Read more ...

Mazeika's 2nd walkoff in 4 games lifts Mets over Orioles

Mazeika's 2nd walkoff in 4 games lifts Mets over Orioles

NEW YORK - Patrick Mazeika got his second walkoff RBI in four career games with a fielder's choice grounder in the ninth inning, helping the banged-up New York Mets rally to... Read more ...

Kyrie Irving injury update: Nets star ruled out after taking elbow to face...

Kyrie Irving injury update: Nets star ruled out after taking elbow to face vs. Bulls

Kyrie Irving went down with a facial contusion against the Bulls, and the Nets star didn't return to action. Read more ...

Liz Cheney says Trump and GOP backers threaten democracy

Liz Cheney says Trump and GOP backers threaten democracy

In an abruptly announced evening appearance in a nearly empty House chamber, Cheney, R-Wyo., cast herself as a defender of the Constitution. Read more ...

Montgomery goes 6 strong innings, Yankees beat Rays 3-1

Montgomery goes 6 strong innings, Yankees beat Rays 3-1

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla - Jordan Montgomery pitched six strong innings, Aaron Judge and Gary Sánchez homered, and the New York Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-1 on Tuesday night. Read more ...

There's more to worker shortages than added unemployment benefits, experts say

There's more to worker shortages than added unemployment benefits, experts say

Gov. Kim Reynolds' moved to end Iowa's participation in enhanced federal unemployment benefits spurred by the COVID-19 pandemic Tuesday, Read more ...

Miller High Life is hiring a Champagne of Beers ambassador who gets $20K and...

Miller High Life is hiring a Champagne of Beers ambassador who gets $20K and free beer

Dream job alert! Read more ...

Raffl's late goal pushes Capitals past Bruins, 2-1

Raffl's late goal pushes Capitals past Bruins, 2-1

WASHINGTON - Michael Raffl scored from a tight angle with 1.8 seconds remaining and the Washington Capitals beat the short-handed Boston Bruins 2-1 on Tuesday night in the... Read more ...

Defiant Liz Cheney lays out her case ahead of vote to oust her from GOP...

Defiant Liz Cheney lays out her case ahead of vote to oust her from GOP leadership

Liz Cheney took to the House floor to defend her stance on former President Trump on the eve of the House GOP's conference vote to oust her from her leadership position. Read more ...

Bieber extends own MLB strikeout record, Indians beat Cubs

Bieber extends own MLB strikeout record, Indians beat Cubs

CLEVELAND - Shane Bieber pitched out of some early trouble before extending his strikeout record and César Hernández hit a two-run homer, sending the Cleveland Indians to a 3-2... Read more ...