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Salvadoran president vetoes coronavirus law again - legal team

3 minutes ago   |   National Post

SAN SALVADOR - Salvadoran President Nayib Bukele has for the second time vetoed emergency legislation passed to regulate the Central American country's coronavirus policy and...
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Job market stages stellar comeback in May

27 minutes ago   |   Reuters

The U.S. economy unexpectedly added 2.5 million jobs in May and the unemployment rate dropped to 13.3 percent as the labor market came roaring back. Conway G. Gittens has more.
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American Exceptionalism in the Age of Trump

4 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

As the world's two largest economies, the United States and China are condemned to a relationship that must combine competition and cooperation. For the US, exceptionalism now...
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New Jobs Report Makes GOP Support for More Coronavirus Aid Uncertain

5 hours ago   |   Time

A stronger than expected jobs report could further scramble an already uncertain picture for passing a fifth and possibly final coronavirus aid bill. The positive statistics...
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The Latest: Public sector jobs not immune from pandemic ills

7 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

Federal, state and local governments in the United States have shed over 1.5 million jobs since March as they begin to deal with the financial fallout from the coronavirus...
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Tear gas, stone throwing as Beirut demonstration turns violent

7 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Demonstrations have been taking place in Lebanon since October to demand solution to the ailing economy and corruption.
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Government job losses are piling up, and it could get worse

8 hours ago   |   Fortune

Jobs with state and city governments are usually a source of stability in the U.S. economy, but the financial devastation wrought by the coronavirus pandemic has forced cuts...
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Coronavirus lockdown was a ‘SHAM' - Tucker Carlson unloads on doctors for backing Black Lives Matter protests

Coronavirus lockdown was a ‘SHAM' - Tucker Carlson unloads on doctors for backing Black Lives Matter protests

9 hours ago   |   RT

Not all protests are equal. Fox News' Tucker Carlson has excoriated the medical establishment for giving its blessing to Black Lives Matter protesters, having condemned the...
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A Trump Moment as Economy Starts to Pick Up

11 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics


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Avalanche of bankruptcies threatens to PERMANENTLY wipe out more US jobs - ex-Fed insider tells Boom Bust

Avalanche of bankruptcies threatens to PERMANENTLY wipe out more US jobs - ex-Fed insider tells Boom Bust

12 hours ago   |   RT

While the US unemployment rate slightly dropped from April's high, it might be too early to pop the champagne as the rise in businesses bankruptcies still threatens to shake...
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Thousands of mourners assemble outside George Floyd's private funeral

Thousands of mourners assemble outside George Floyd's private funeral

Saturday's 3 p.m. funeral for George Floyd will be a private, friends and family service at a North Carolina conference center - but mourners numbering in the thousands have... Read more ...

From DC to San Francisco: Massive crowds gather in major cities to protest...

From DC to San Francisco: Massive crowds gather in major cities to protest the death of George Floyd

Thousands of protesters flooded the main streets, squares and bridges in nationwide protest over the death of George Floyd, leading some to question whether a second wave of... Read more ...

Honor A. P. wins Santa Anita Derby

Honor A. P. wins Santa Anita Derby

ARCADIA, Calif. - Honor A. P. won the $400,000 Santa Anita Derby by 2 3/4 lengths Saturday to move into the Kentucky Derby picture. Read more ...

Iowa places strength coach on leave after ex-players allege mistreatment

Iowa places strength coach on leave after ex-players allege mistreatment

Hawkeyes head coach Kirk Ferentz announced an independent investigation of Chris Doyle after black players spoke of incidents with him. Read more ...

National updates: A second memorial for George Floyd will take place after...

National updates: A second memorial for George Floyd will take place after another night of protests

The remembrance of George Floyd's life in the state he was born follows a night of de-escalation for protests in many cities across the U.S. Read more ...

Factory Discarding COVID-19 Swabs Produced During Tour By Unmasked Trump: Report

Factory Discarding COVID-19 Swabs Produced During Tour By Unmasked Trump: Report

Trump visited a plant that produces sterile swabs and mingled with workers who wore white lab coats, masks, gloves, hair coverings, goggles and booties. Read more ...

Thousands of protesters took to Washington, DC, for the city's largest...

Thousands of protesters took to Washington, DC, for the city's largest demonstration yet over George Floyd's death

Thousands of protesters marched through Washington, DC, on Saturday, demanding justice in the wake of George Floyd's killing in police custody on March 25. Similar... Read more ...

57 Buffalo officers quit special team after 2 officers suspended for...

57 Buffalo officers quit special team after 2 officers suspended for allegedly shoving man to ground

Fifty-seven police officers in Buffalo, New York, have resigned from the force's emergency response team following the suspension of two officers who allegedly pushed a... Read more ...

Devin Clark takes knee, raises fist in the air during UFC 250 intro

Devin Clark takes knee, raises fist in the air during UFC 250 intro

Devin Clark was the first fighter to protest Saturday night during UFC 250, showing solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement in the wake of George Floyd's death. Floyd... Read more ...

Crews battle 40-acre fire in Sonoma County, Cal Fire says

Crews battle 40-acre fire in Sonoma County, Cal Fire says

Crews are battling a 40-acre fire in Sonoma County on Saturday, according to Cal Fire. Read more ...