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Dell beats revenue estimates as remote working lifts workstation demand

15 minutes ago   |   Reuters

Dell Technologies Inc beat analysts' estimates for quarterly revenue on Thursday, boosted by demand for its workstations from companies moving more employees to work from home...
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TikTok owner ByteDance starts to shift operations out of China

TikTok owner ByteDance starts to shift operations out of China

23 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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Declare Racism A Public Health Crisis, Minneapolis City Council VP Says

Declare Racism A Public Health Crisis, Minneapolis City Council VP Says

25 minutes ago   |   The Huffington Post

Protests over the police killing of George Floyd have shaken Minneapolis this week.
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US economy shrank at 5% annual rate in Q1

29 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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Pandemic crisis right time for advance care planning

35 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

There are steps we can take now to plan for the future even if events are volatile and our ability to deal with them may change. Advance care planning is one of those steps.
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All the things George W. Bush said we should do to prepare for a pandemic that Donald Trump ignored

All the things George W. Bush said we should do to prepare for a pandemic that Donald Trump ignored

37 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

In 2005, President George W. Bush unveiled an ambitious $7.1 billion plan to get America ready for a possible pandemic. "A pandemic is a lot like a forest fire," Bush said. "If...
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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

37 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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UN, host UK set new date for climate talks in November 2021

43 minutes ago   |   ABC News   |   3 articles

Host Britain says the next global climate talks will be held in Glasgow from Nov. 1-12, 2021
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“I Believe That Post-María Puerto Rico Functions Like a Handbook For Our Times”: Director Cecilia Aldarondo on Her Hurricane María Doc, Landfall

“I Believe That Post-María Puerto Rico Functions Like a Handbook For Our Times”: Director Cecilia Aldarondo on Her Hurricane María Doc, Landfall

1 hour ago   |   Filmmaker Magazine

2017's Hurricane María was an undeniable disaster, borne most brutally by the thousands who died in Puerto Rico during the storm and those who were left to mourn them. But as...
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Zdeno Chara "grateful for the opportunity" to get back to hockey

1 hour ago   |   Comcast SportsNet

Captain Zdeno Chara offers some perspective on getting back to hockey amidst a global pandemic.
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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 ...