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Randall Denley: Who really controls Ontario COVID-19 testing and reopening rates? Unfortunately, not Doug Ford

2 minutes ago   |   National Post

As Ontario struggles with its up-and-down testing numbers, people are demanding to know why Premier Doug Ford and his government can't do better. Ford seems a bit more...
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Democratic Economist Predicts A Rosy Economy That May Work In Trump's Favor

14 minutes ago   |   NPR

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with Jason Furman, former chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers, about why he is predicting a rosy economy that may benefit President...
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Court denies request to revive US pipeline permit program

16 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

BILLINGS, Mont. - A U.S. appeals court on Thursday turned down a request by the Trump administration and energy industry groups to revive a permit program for new oil and gas...
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TikTok owner ByteDance starts to shift operations out of China

TikTok owner ByteDance starts to shift operations out of China

26 minutes ago   |   New York Post

TikTok's poaching of Disney's Kevin Mayer to be its CEO was just the most visible part of a broader strategy by its Chinese owner to shift its center of power away from China...
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Mark Zuckerberg says social media censorship not the ‘right reflex'

Mark Zuckerberg says social media censorship not the ‘right reflex'

26 minutes ago   |   New York Post

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said governments wanting to censor social media platforms is not the “right reflex.” Asked during an interview on Fox News about President Trump's...
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Kennedy: Dorsey Wants To Rule Twitter Without Being Pressed By Anyone

28 minutes ago   |   FOX News

On Fox Across America with Jimmy Failla, Fox Business' Kennedy discussed why she thinks President Trump should not try to regulate Twitter and the right should try to start...
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DEED Offices Evacuate, Commissioner Warns There May Be A Service Time Delay In Umemployment Insurance

DEED Offices Evacuate, Commissioner Warns There May Be A Service Time Delay In Umemployment Insurance

32 minutes ago   |   CBS   |   2 articles

MINNEAPOLIS - As protests against the death of George Floyd continue to pop up in spots of the Twin Cities, Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development offices...
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US economy shrank at 5% annual rate in Q1

32 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

WASHINGTON - The U.S. economy shrank at an even faster pace than initially estimated in the first three months of this year with economists continuing to expect a far worse...
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Lack of money, mandates delay COVID tests in nursing homes

Lack of money, mandates delay COVID tests in nursing homes

32 minutes ago   |   WLKY

A lack of money and government mandates has led to widespread delays and disparities in testing the country's 1.4 million nursing home residents for COVID-19.
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7 signs you're better off with the Ink Business Preferred and not the Chase Sapphire Reserve card

7 signs you're better off with the Ink Business Preferred and not the Chase Sapphire Reserve card

40 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

The Chase Sapphire Reserve® is one of the best all-round travel rewards credit cards thanks to its points-earning potential and fantastic perks. The Ink Business Preferred®...
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1 in 4 American workers have filed for unemployment benefits during the pandemic

1 in 4 American workers have filed for unemployment benefits during the pandemic

Another 2.1 million people filed initial jobless claims last week. Read more ...

Dr. Fauci: Second wave of COVID-19 can be avoided

Dr. Fauci: Second wave of COVID-19 can be avoided

Dr. Anthony Fauci says a second wave of the novel coronavirus can be avoided if the United States can improve testing and contact tracing. Read more ...

Man who allegedly broke into bank says he did it for a ‘Hot Pocket'

Man who allegedly broke into bank says he did it for a ‘Hot Pocket'

SAN DIEGO, Calif. - Most people who break into a bank do it to get their hands on some money. A man in San Diego said he did to get his hands on a Hot Pocket. The man was... Read more ...

South Carolina mom, boyfriend charged after remains of special needs...

South Carolina mom, boyfriend charged after remains of special needs daughter found in dresser

Authorities say a South Carolina woman and her boyfriend have been arrested and accused of killing the woman's disabled daughter and hiding her body inside a dresser drawer. Read more ...

Trump preparing order targeting social media protections

Trump preparing order targeting social media protections

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is preparing to sign an executive order Thursday aimed at curbing liability protections for social media companies, two days after he lashed... Read more ...

Boston Marathon canceled for 1st time in 124-year history

Boston Marathon canceled for 1st time in 124-year history

BOSTON - The Boston Marathon has been canceled for the first time in its 124-year history. Read more ...

Violence again rocks Minneapolis after man's death; 1 killed

Violence again rocks Minneapolis after man's death; 1 killed

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Legal and tech policy experts say Trump's executive order draft cracking...

Legal and tech policy experts say Trump's executive order draft cracking down on social media companies is dead on arrival

President Donald Trump is set to sign an executive order seeking to crack down on social media companies after Twitter took the rare step this week of adding fact-checking... Read more ...

Boston Marathon 2020 canceled in historic first

Boston Marathon 2020 canceled in historic first

Add the Boston Marathon to the list of sporting events canceled because of the COVID-19 pandemic. After being postponed from April 20 and moved to Sept. 14, the race was called... Read more ...

Trump Readies Executive Order Targeting Protections For Social Media Companies

Trump Readies Executive Order Targeting Protections For Social Media Companies

The president had threatened social media companies with new regulation or even shuttering, but he alone can't do that. Read more ...