Poverty

United Way, Allianz Field Team Up To Give School Supplies To 40,000 Students In Need

1 hour ago   |   CBS

Coronavirus: Latest News | Community Resources | COVID-19 Info | Download Our New App | CBSN Minnesota MINNEAPOLIS - Even though the start of the school year will look...
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UN chief warns COVID-19 pandemic risks new conflicts

7 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Antonio Guterres says without concerted action, inequality, global poverty and violence could rise for years.
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The Underdeveloped and the Overdeveloped

16 hours ago   |   Foreign Affairs

This pair of phrases sums up the new, conflicting and contradictory assumptions that underlie the highly unsatisfactory climate of opinion in today's world. The use of the word...
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Report: 59 Confederate Symbols Removed Since George Floyd's Death

Report: 59 Confederate Symbols Removed Since George Floyd's Death

20 hours ago   |   NPR

America's reckoning with racism has brought down statues, one state flag and one police emblem, according to the Southern Poverty Law Center - and led to the renaming of...
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Donald Trump's Coded Message to White-Nationalist “Accelerationists”

23 hours ago   |   The New Republic

Even as his campaign stumbles through these bleak late-summer months, beset by a nationwide health and economic crisis that's largely of his own making, President Donald Trump...
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Hennepin County Residents To Receive Housing Assistance During Pandemic

1 day ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Residents in Hennepin County affected financially by COVID-19 will receive emergency housing assistance from state funding. Hennepin County received $6.1 million...
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Who Holds the Key to a New America?

1 day ago   |   NY Times

A historic low-income-voter turnout in 2020 would mean a victory for Democrats.
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'Poor People's Campaign' eyes low-income voters in 13 states

2 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

RIO RANCHO, N.M. - A coalition of activists, unions, and religious leaders inspired by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s last organizing effort said Tuesday new data suggest...
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Lebanon Should Seize This Devastating Moment for Lasting Change

2 days ago   |   Time

Lebanon was on edge even before last week's horrific explosions in Beirut's port. The country recently returned to lockdown following a spike in coronavirus cases. Lebanon had...
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Nancy Pelosi Has a Solution to COVID-Induced Hunger, Evictions and Poverty: Pray for Republicans

Nancy Pelosi Has a Solution to COVID-Induced Hunger, Evictions and Poverty: Pray for Republicans

2 days ago   |   MintPress News

Amid a COVID-induced economic crisis that is causing 26 million Americans to go hungry, up to 40 million to face imminent eviction, and more than 50 million to file for...
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LIVE: Attorneys from Breonna Taylor's family speak about meeting with...

LIVE: Attorneys from Breonna Taylor's family speak about meeting with attorney general

Attorneys for the family of Breonna Taylor are holding a news conference Thursday to discuss the meeting they had with Kentucky's attorney general. Read more ...

AMC theaters, 5 in KC area, to reopen next week with 15-cent movie tickets

AMC theaters, 5 in KC area, to reopen next week with 15-cent movie tickets

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US workers file under a million jobless claims for first time since March

US workers file under a million jobless claims for first time since March

Some 963,000 million Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week as new jobless claims fell below 1 million for the first time since March. Read more ...

Trump announces peace deal between Israel, United Arab Emirates

Trump announces peace deal between Israel, United Arab Emirates

President Trump on Thursday announced a historic peace agreement between Israel and the United Arab Emirates that would pave the way for full normalization of relations between... Read more ...

Trump says Israel & UAE to restore diplomatic ties, deal said to delay...

Trump says Israel & UAE to restore diplomatic ties, deal said to delay annexing of Palestinian land

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U.S. says Iran briefly seizes oil tanker near Strait of Hormuz

U.S. says Iran briefly seizes oil tanker near Strait of Hormuz

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Here are the 13 power players in VP pick Kamala Harris' inner circle. If Joe...

Here are the 13 power players in VP pick Kamala Harris' inner circle. If Joe Biden ousts Trump in November, her longtime allies could land White House jobs or other key roles

Political stock in Kamala Harris' orbit soared when Joe Biden picked the California senator as his running mate. A former 2020 presidential candidate herself and a relative... Read more ...

Bail set for former police union head accused of abusing child

Bail set for former police union head accused of abusing child

A former president of the Boston Police Union was charged with sexually abusing a child. Read more ...

2020 Fantasy Football QB Rankings: Can anyone battle Lamar Jackson, Patrick...

2020 Fantasy Football QB Rankings: Can anyone battle Lamar Jackson, Patrick Mahomes for top quarterback spots?

There isn't much debate over the top two quarterbacks in fantasy football, but plenty of studs and sleepers have cases to be in the top 10. See our full list of 2020 fantasy QB... Read more ...

For the first time in 5 months, new weekly unemployment claims are under 1...

For the first time in 5 months, new weekly unemployment claims are under 1 million

Another 963,000 Americans filed for first-time unemployment benefits last week on a seasonally adjusted basis, the Department of Labor said. Read more ...