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The Real Pandemic Gap Is Between the Comfortable and the Afflicted

53 minutes ago   |   The New Republic

The stories from the front lines of this country's abandonment of the poor in the middle of the coronavirus pandemic are not in short supply. The Washington Post reports on the...
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He got COVID-19 the week of his wedding. Hospital workers made sure he was still able to say 'I do'

He got COVID-19 the week of his wedding. Hospital workers made sure he was still able to say 'I do'

1 hour ago   |   WLKY

"It was a beautiful moment. And all I could see was him as I was walking down the aisle."
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Health providers' scramble for staff and supplies reveals sharp disparities

Health providers' scramble for staff and supplies reveals sharp disparities

1 hour ago   |   Politico

Doctors, nurses and caregivers at smaller and poorer hospitals and medical facilities across the country are still struggling to obtain the protective gear, personnel and...
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‘Jobs will now be out sauced': Huge Covid outbreak at sandwich factory sees Brits cracking dark puns

‘Jobs will now be out sauced': Huge Covid outbreak at sandwich factory sees Brits cracking dark puns

9 hours ago   |   RT

Some 300 workers have tested positive for coronavirus at a sandwich factory in Northampton. Despite the severity of the outbreak, many Britons have reacted to the situation...
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Details on the Illinois Restaurant Association Restaurant Employee Relief Fund

Details on the Illinois Restaurant Association Restaurant Employee Relief Fund

10 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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Just HUSH it: Nike COVERED UP firing of employee who secretly filmed 50 men in restroom

Just HUSH it: Nike COVERED UP firing of employee who secretly filmed 50 men in restroom

12 hours ago   |   RT

Nike fired an employee at an Oregon plant accused of filming male co-workers using the bathroom, but did nothing to notify the authorities, who were tipped off separately and...
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State Workplace Safety Commissioner Ousted In Partisan Senate Vote

12 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - It is the state agency responsible for protecting the safety and wages of 3 million Minnesota workers. But suddenly, the Department of Labor and Industry is...
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City, construction unions strike deal to hire low-income workers

13 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

The city and a construction union group have reached an agreement on hiring people from poor communities to work on city-owned projects. Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday...
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COVID Orange County update: 24 additional deaths, 348 cases reported as officials catch up on backlog

13 hours ago   |   ABC   |   4 articles

Twenty-four more people have succumbed to COVID-19, raising the county's death toll to 769, with 348 more coronavirus cases reported on Thursday, hiking the cumulative total to...
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3D printed eyewear for healthcare workers is a revolution during COVID-19

14 hours ago   |   ABC

Fitz Frames stepped up to help frontliners.
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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 ...

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 ...

Mookie Betts ties MLB mark with 6th career 3-homer game

Mookie Betts ties MLB mark with 6th career 3-homer game

LOS ANGELES - Mookie Betts hit three home runs Thursday night for the sixth time in his career, matching a major league record held by Sammy Sosa and Hall of Famer Johnny Mize. Read more ...

Apple and Google just got sued by the maker of the hugely popular video game...

Apple and Google just got sued by the maker of the hugely popular video game 'Fortnite' over their app store policies. Here's what you need to know about the major antitrust battle it reignited

Epic Games sued Apple and Google on Thursday for booting its popular video game "Fortnite" from their app stores, accusing the companies of engaging in monopolistic... 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 ...

Poll: Biden Expands Lead, A Third Of Country Says It Won't Get Vaccinated

Poll: Biden Expands Lead, A Third Of Country Says It Won't Get Vaccinated

The Democratic nominee for president now leads President Trump by 11 points. And more people are worried about the coronavirus, but 35% still say they won't get vaccinated when... Read more ...

Biden calls for nationwide outdoor mask mandate for 3 MONTHS as CDC warns...

Biden calls for nationwide outdoor mask mandate for 3 MONTHS as CDC warns not following orders will cause ‘worst fall ever'

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has urged all Americans to ‘mask up' outdoors for the next three months - at the same time as health officials warned disobeying... 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 ...

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 ...