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France's Economic Recovery Loses Pace After Initial Surge

2 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

The pace of France's economic recovery is slowing, the country's central bank said, confirming expectations of a prolonged period before output catches up with pre-crisis levels.
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India Faces Lost Generation as Virus Pushes Children to Work

3 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

The coronavirus pandemic is forcing India's children out of school and into farms and factories to work, worsening a child-labor problem that was already one of the most dire...
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U.S. to Crack Down on Foreign Election Meddling, Trump Aide Says

14 hours ago   |   Bloomberg   |   3 articles

National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien vowed to protect the 2020 U.S. election from foreign interference, whether they back President Donald Trump or challenger Joe Biden...
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China targeting U.S. election infrastructure with cyberattacks, says O'Brien

16 hours ago   |   National Post   |   3 articles

WASHINGTON - Chinese government-linked hackers have been targeting U.S. election infrastructure ahead of the 2020 presidential election, White House National Security Adviser...
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Trump's Pandemic Relief Orders Likely to Face Legal Challenges

20 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Throughout his presidency, Donald Trump has faced a barrage of lawsuits from top Democrats and liberal advocacy groups challenging his broad assertions of executive power...
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Internet companies handled 'dramatic surge' during pandemic because of infrastructure investments, industry says

Internet companies handled 'dramatic surge' during pandemic because of infrastructure investments, industry says

22 hours ago   |   Post Gazette


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U.K. Set to Remove Tariffs on Japanese Cars in 2026, Nikkei Says

1 day ago   |   Bloomberg

The U.K. is set to abolish tariffs on Japanese cars by 2026 under a trade deal the two countries are seeking to complete by the end of the month, the Nikkei newspaper reported...
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Kodak's $765 Million Government Loan on Hold Pending Probe

1 day ago   |   Bloomberg

The federal agency that announced a $765 million loan to Eastman Kodak Co. less than two weeks ago said the offer is on hold pending probes into allegations of wrongdoing.
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TikTok to file lawsuit against Trump administration over order banning app in US

TikTok to file lawsuit against Trump administration over order banning app in US

1 day ago   |   WGN TV   |   6 articles

WASHINGTON - TikTok is looking to sue the Trump administration over the president's executive order banning the company from the United States, NPR reports. Sources say TikTok...
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With Retail Bankruptcies Increasing, Look At Supply Chains To Identify The Likely Survivors

1 day ago   |   Forbes

Clues to which brands can successfully adapt to the new retail landscape after the meteor-strike of COVID-19 are in e-commerce infrastructure and supply chain agility.
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Ohio governor's conflicting COVID-19 tests raise backlash from skeptics of...

Ohio governor's conflicting COVID-19 tests raise backlash from skeptics of mask mandates

The Ohio governor's positive, then negative, tests for COVID-19 have provided fuel for skeptics of government pandemic mandates. Read more ...

Israeli jeweler makes $1.5m gold coronavirus mask

Israeli jeweler makes $1.5m gold coronavirus mask

An Israeli jewelry company is working on what it says will be the world's most expensive coronavirus mask, a gold, diamond-encrusted face covering with a price tag of $1.5 million. Read more ...

Puerto Rico Halts Primary Voting For Centers That Never Received Ballots

Puerto Rico Halts Primary Voting For Centers That Never Received Ballots

Hundreds of frustrated voters were turned away from centers across Puerto Rico that never received ballots. Read more ...

Researchers created a test to determine which masks are the least effective

Researchers created a test to determine which masks are the least effective

A group of researchers at Duke University created a simple technique to analyze the effectiveness of various types of masks, which have become a critical component in stopping... Read more ...

‘Collusion with foreign powers': Billionaire Hong Kong protest-backer Jimmy...

‘Collusion with foreign powers': Billionaire Hong Kong protest-backer Jimmy Lai detained, his Apple Daily offices searched

Billionaire media tycoon and Hong Kong protest-backer Jimmy Lai has been arrested on suspicion of “collusion with foreign powers.” Police also searched the offices of his Apple... Read more ...

Simon Cowell breaks back while testing electric bicycle

Simon Cowell breaks back while testing electric bicycle

Simon Cowell broke his back Saturday while testing his new electric bicycle at his home in California, according to a spokesperson. Read more ...

States on hook for billions under Trump's unemployment plan

States on hook for billions under Trump's unemployment plan

A plan from President Donald Trump to extend additional unemployment benefits requires states to provide 25% of the funds, and it's unclear whether states have the money or the... Read more ...

Blue Jackets advance with 3-0 Game 5 win over Maple Leafs

Blue Jackets advance with 3-0 Game 5 win over Maple Leafs

TORONTO - Joonas Korpisalo stopped 33 shots and the Columbus Blue Jackets advanced to the first round of the NHL playoffs with a 3-0 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs in a... Read more ...

Bryson DeChambeau feels closer to first major win after strong PGA Championship

Bryson DeChambeau feels closer to first major win after strong PGA Championship

SAN FRANCISCO - Bryson DeChambeau made the best run of his career at a major championship, but still fell short despite shooting a final-round 66 to finish 10-under for the... Read more ...

White House Reportedly Asked How To Get A New President's Face On Mount Rushmore

White House Reportedly Asked How To Get A New President's Face On Mount Rushmore

Trump wasn't joking when he told South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem he wanted his face on Mount Rushmore, she said. Read more ...