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Canada's Atlantic region closed out world to beat COVID-19, and the economy has done OK

3 hours ago   |   National Post

OTTAWA - Chef Emily Wells was unsure what to expect as she opened the doors of her seasonal restaurant in rural Prince Edward Island the same day Canada's four Atlantic...
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Egypt just unveiled the first restaurant at the Great Pyramids ever as it doubles down on tourism to lure travelers back

Egypt just unveiled the first restaurant at the Great Pyramids ever as it doubles down on tourism to lure travelers back

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Egypt has added a modern upgrades to its historic Great Pyramids of Giza and Great Sphinx tourist sites by opening a new restaurant and unveiling a fleet...
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The new Centurion Lounge at JFK airport blows every airline lounge I've been to during the pandemic out of the water - here are its 9 coolest features

The new Centurion Lounge at JFK airport blows every airline lounge I've been to during the pandemic out of the water - here are its 9 coolest features

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement American Express opened its newest Centurion Lounge at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport earlier this month to less fanfare than normal...
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Time to Reset Expectations for World Economy With Virus Untamed

10 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Investors banking on a coronavirus vaccine to save the world economy in 2021 need to temper their ambitions as scientists increasingly warn of a long and difficult road ahead.
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Pence To Continue Travel After ‘Close Contact' With Top Aide Who Tested Positive

13 hours ago   |   Forbes

At least 3 Pence staffers reportedly tested positive for the virus on Saturday, fueling concerns of a second White House outbreak just 11 days out from the election.
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French buyers are gobbling up prime London real estate

15 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

French buyers are flocking to London for home purchases. In the first nine months of the year, 11 percent of overseas buyers in prime London neighborhoods were from France...
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I'm a freelance travel journalist. Here's how I take time off - even during a pandemic - without falling behind or losing crucial business

I'm a freelance travel journalist. Here's how I take time off - even during a pandemic - without falling behind or losing crucial business

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Salaried workers have it good in many ways. Their benefits often include partially-funded healthcare coverage, 401K matching programs, paid sick days...
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Seychelles votes to elect president, parliament

1 day ago   |   Al Jazeera

Voters go to polls amid economic downturn as restrictions on global travel bottom out the tourism industry.
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Imperfect Foods sells 'ugly produce' that would otherwise go to waste - it also currently offers airplane snacks amid travel restrictions

Imperfect Foods sells 'ugly produce' that would otherwise go to waste - it also currently offers airplane snacks amid travel restrictions

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Imperfect Foods is a service that delivers seasonal, cosmetically imperfect produce at affordable prices. Imperfect Foods and similar produce companies...
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American Express profits suffer as few leave home, with or without it

2 days ago   |   Chicago Tribune

American Express has been hit hard by its business model tied into the well-to-do traveling and dining out. Restaurants have been shuttered in many countries, and hotel and...
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White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows says 'we are not going to control...

White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows says 'we are not going to control the pandemic'

Summary List Placement White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows on Sunday said that the United States would not "control" the coronavirus, in the face of rising infections... Read more ...

Dr. Fauci contradicted Trump's repeated claims that the US is 'rounding the...

Dr. Fauci contradicted Trump's repeated claims that the US is 'rounding the corner' on COVID-19. It's 'actually going in the wrong direction'

Summary List Placement Top US infectious-disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci contradicted President Trump's repeated claims that the country is "rounding the corner" in the... Read more ...

Teen Kroger employee offers his own money to help man pay for groceries

Teen Kroger employee offers his own money to help man pay for groceries

Teo Jordan says he tries to treat people the way he wants to be treated. He put his money where his mouth is. Read more ...

A Federal Coronavirus Vaccine Contract Released At Last, But Redactions...

A Federal Coronavirus Vaccine Contract Released At Last, But Redactions Obscure Terms

Most of the federal contracts with companies involved in the crash program to make COVID-19 vaccines haven't been made public. The lack of disclosure raises questions about... Read more ...

President Trump says he casted a 'very secure vote' for himself after he...

President Trump says he casted a 'very secure vote' for himself after he voting in-person in Florida

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump on Saturday morning cast his early, in-person ballot in West Palm Beach, Florida, his first time voting in-person in the Sunshine... Read more ...

A US Navy training aircraft crashed into an Alabama neighborhood, killing...

A US Navy training aircraft crashed into an Alabama neighborhood, killing both crew members on board

Summary List Placement A US Navy training plane crashed in a residential neighborhood in Alabama on Friday afternoon, killing both crew members on board. The crash of the T-6B... Read more ...

Trump targets Kamala Harris in sexist rant against the Democratic...

Trump targets Kamala Harris in sexist rant against the Democratic vice-presidential nominee

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump targeted Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris in a sexist rant during a campaign rally in Florida on Friday. Trump... Read more ...

Trump, Mnuchin say ball is in Pelosi's court in COVID-19 stimulus negotiations

Trump, Mnuchin say ball is in Pelosi's court in COVID-19 stimulus negotiations

WASHINGTON - President Trump and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Friday accused House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of hijacking COVID-19 economic relief by spurning their offers... Read more ...

Problems with his health? McConnell says 'of course not'

Problems with his health? McConnell says 'of course not'

McConnell has been conducting his regular business in the Senate this week. Read more ...

Delta has added 460 people to its no-fly list since April for refusing wear...

Delta has added 460 people to its no-fly list since April for refusing wear masks

Summary List Placement Delta has banned a total of 460 people to its no-fly list for refusing to wear masks. Delta CEO Ed Bastian said in an email to employees that the company... Read more ...