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Philippines Needs $31.8 Billion Recovery Plan, Lawmaker Says

2 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

The Philippines needs 1.56 trillion pesos to help it recover from a record economic contraction, according to a lawmaker.
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It doesn't look like Trump's executive actions on coronavirus relief will actually do much

It doesn't look like Trump's executive actions on coronavirus relief will actually do much

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Since Congress can't come to an agreement, President Donald Trump on Saturday signed four executive actions aimed at providing Americans economic relief during the coronavirus...
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See the entire Massport payroll for 2019

10 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Below is the gross pay for Massport employees for all of 2019. Go to the main “Your Tax Dollars at Work” page for more payroll and other Herald databases. Email tips to joed...
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After MAC surrenders to pandemic, will other leagues follow?

11 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

By RALPH D. RUSSO In many ways, the Mid-American Conference has little in common with Power Five leagues that first come to mind when fans think of major college...
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Trump extends unemployment benefits, defers payroll tax

12 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   7 articles

BEDMINSTER, N.J. - Bypassing Congress, President Donald Trump on Saturday signed executive orders deferring payroll taxes for some Americans and extending unemployment benefits...
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Zelensky calls on Ukrainians not to interfere in U.S. election

Zelensky calls on Ukrainians not to interfere in U.S. election

13 hours ago   |   Politico

Ukraine's president, Volodymyr Zelensky, is calling on Ukrainians to refrain from interfering in the upcoming U.S. elections. The call comes after the U.S. Intelligence...
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Bad week for Mexico tourism capped by mis-translations

14 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

MEXICO CITY - It has been a bad week for Mexican tourism promotion, and it got worse Friday when the English language version of the country's tourism website appeared with...
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The jail hasn't been built that can hold me, copper! 

15 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

A cat was caught trying to smuggle two grams of heroin into the high-security Welikada Prison in Colombo, Sri Lanka, in a small plastic bag tied around its neck. But the animal...
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Chinese tech companies could face trouble in Europe

Chinese tech companies could face trouble in Europe

19 hours ago   |   Politico

Huawei. TikTok. Who's next? The United States government this week launched a new phase in its campaign to push back on Chinese technology firms, announcing efforts to block...
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TikTok Threatens Suit Over Trump's 'Dangerous Precedent' Banning Business

TikTok Threatens Suit Over Trump's 'Dangerous Precedent' Banning Business

22 hours ago   |   The Huffington Post

President''s disdain for the "rule of law" undermines global business trust in the U.S., which threatens the American economy, warns TikTok.
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Trump extends student loan relief through year's end

Trump extends student loan relief through year's end

President Donald Trump on Saturday signed an executive order continuing the pause on monthly payments and interest for many student loan borrowers until the end of the... Read more ...

Trump Seeks To Go It Alone After Coronavirus Stimulus Talks Break Down

Trump Seeks To Go It Alone After Coronavirus Stimulus Talks Break Down

A White House source revealed Donald Trump's plans to sign an executive order involving economic relief amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more ...

State to Kanye: You Gave Us 1.9K Invalid Signatures

State to Kanye: You Gave Us 1.9K Invalid Signatures

Looks like Kanye West won't be on the Illinois ballot after all, TMZ reports. The politically inspired rapper handed in his petition to appear on his home state's presidential... Read more ...

Why The 2020 Presidential Election Is Not 2016

Why The 2020 Presidential Election Is Not 2016

With Joe Biden leading in the polls, Democrats are haunted by the ghosts of 2016 when Hillary Clinton led, too. But there are a few key factors that make this year's election... Read more ...

U.S. Intelligence Warns China Opposes Trump Reelection, Russia Works Against...

U.S. Intelligence Warns China Opposes Trump Reelection, Russia Works Against Biden

William Evanina, who leads the National Counterintelligence and Security Center, said China prefers President Trump lose the election, whereas Russia seems to favor him. (Image... Read more ...

Joe Arpaio Loses Primary For His Old Job As Sheriff

Joe Arpaio Loses Primary For His Old Job As Sheriff

Arpaio, the infamous anti-immigrant former sheriff who received a Trump pardon after being criminally convicted, won't be getting his old job back. Read more ...

Trump and Macron discuss sending aid to Lebanon

Trump and Macron discuss sending aid to Lebanon

PARIS - President Donald Trump and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron spoke over the phone Friday about working with other countries to send immediate aid to Lebanon, the... Read more ...

Trump Calls Maskless Country Club Audience At Press Conference A 'Peaceful...

Trump Calls Maskless Country Club Audience At Press Conference A 'Peaceful Protest'

Dozens of guests at Trump's Bedminster, New Jersey, golf club joined his news conference, booing reporters and appearing to flout state limits on gatherings. Read more ...

Treasury sanctions Hong Kong's leader in latest China escalation

Treasury sanctions Hong Kong's leader in latest China escalation

The Treasury Department has imposed sanctions against Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam, the latest Trump administration action aimed at curbing Beijing's influence over the... Read more ...

White House, Dem leaders make one last try on coronavirus relief deal

White House, Dem leaders make one last try on coronavirus relief deal

White House and top Democratic leaders will take one last shot at reaching a new coronavirus relief deal Friday afternoon. The final discussions come as President Donald Trump... Read more ...