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Is It Time to Stop Clapping for Health Care Workers? An Organizer Thinks So

Is It Time to Stop Clapping for Health Care Workers? An Organizer Thinks So

Is It Time to Stop Clapping for Health Care Workers? An Organizer Thinks So Is It Time to Stop Clapping for Health Care Workers? An Organizer Thinks So On Thursday nights, Britons bang pots and pans and let out hearty cheers of support for doctors and nurses who care for coronavirus patients and for other essential workers amid the pandemic. …

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‘They took care of their billionaire buddies’: Republican senator who voted for Trump cuts says there’s ‘not enough money’ for coronavirus victims

‘They took care of their billionaire buddies’: Republican senator who voted for Trump cuts says there’s ‘not enough money’ for coronavirus victims

‘They took care of their billionaire buddies’: Republican senator who voted for Trump cuts says there’s ‘not enough money’ for coronavirus victims ‘They took care of their billionaire buddies’: Republican senator who voted for Trump cuts says there’s ‘not enough money’ for coronavirus victims Congress will not be able to appropriate more money to help everyone affected by the economic …

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There’s Money Stuck in Your Dependent Care Account. Now What?

There’s Money Stuck in Your Dependent Care Account. Now What?

There’s Money Stuck in Your Dependent Care Account. Now What? There’s Money Stuck in Your Dependent Care Account. Now What? You did everything right. You read the email from human resources and signed up for a dependent care account. Your employer siphons pretax money from your paycheck, and you’ll get a little back upon request after paying each day care …

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Hospitals Struggle to Restart Lucrative Elective Care After Coronavirus Shutdowns

Hospitals Struggle to Restart Lucrative Elective Care After Coronavirus Shutdowns

Hospitals Struggle to Restart Lucrative Elective Care After Coronavirus Shutdowns Hospitals Struggle to Restart Lucrative Elective Care After Coronavirus Shutdowns The shutdown of elective surgeries and other “nonessential” medical care by federal and state officials during the pandemic has left the nation’s 5,200 hospitals, particularly in places where there have been relatively few infections, with idle clinics, vacant operating rooms …

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Alfredo and Susana Pabatao Die; Health Care Aides on the Front Lines

Alfredo and Susana Pabatao Die; Health Care Aides on the Front Lines

Alfredo and Susana Pabatao Die; Health Care Aides on the Front Lines Alfredo and Susana Pabatao Die; Health Care Aides on the Front Lines This obituary is part of a series about people who have died in the coronavirus pandemic. Read about others here. Both Alfredo and Susana Pabatao, who were married for 44 years, worked on the front lines …

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Push for Profits Leaves Nursing Homes Struggling to Provide Care During Coronavirus Pandemic

Push for Profits Leaves Nursing Homes Struggling to Provide Care During Coronavirus Pandemic

Push for Profits Leaves Nursing Homes Struggling to Provide Care During Coronavirus Pandemic Push for Profits Leaves Nursing Homes Struggling to Provide Care During Coronavirus Pandemic When the pandemic struck, the majority of the nation’s nursing homes were losing money, some were falling into disrepair, and others were struggling to attract new occupants, leaving many of them ill equipped to …

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Push for Profits Left Nursing Homes Struggling to Provide Care

Push for Profits Left Nursing Homes Struggling to Provide Care

Push for Profits Left Nursing Homes Struggling to Provide Care Push for Profits Left Nursing Homes Struggling to Provide Care When the pandemic struck, the majority of the nation’s nursing homes were losing money, some were falling into disrepair, and others were struggling to attract new occupants, leaving many of them ill equipped to protect workers and residents as the …

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Ricky Gervais jokes about toilet paper shortages: ‘as long as I’ve got booze, I don’t care’

Ricky Gervais jokes about toilet paper shortages: ‘as long as I’ve got booze, I don’t care’

Ricky Gervais jokes about toilet paper shortages: ‘as long as I’ve got booze, I don’t care’ Ricky Gervais jokes about toilet paper shortages: ‘as long as I’ve got booze, I don’t care’ Ricky Gervais has laughed off concerns about toilet paper shortages amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, saying: “As long as I’ve got booze, I don’t care about toilet paper.” The …

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The Coronavirus Doesn’t Care When Sports Come Back

The Coronavirus Doesn’t Care When Sports Come Back

During the global recession a decade ago, the challenge for sports teams was the limited ability of fans and businesses to spend on tickets and advertising, said Marc Ganis, a consultant who advises N.F.L., N.B.A. and M.L.B. teams. “This time is completely different because it involves whether fans will feel comfortable sitting among strangers,” he said. “It’s not just a …

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The Shocking Coronavirus Deaths in Canada’s Long-Term Care Homes

The Shocking Coronavirus Deaths in Canada’s Long-Term Care Homes

Many Canadians, me included, were shocked this week as harrowing details mounted about Montreal’s Résidence Herron nursing home: Medical staff who had abandoned hungry and desperately ill patients. An owner with a long criminal history. Thirty-one dead in less than one month — five from confirmed cases of coronavirus. Across the country, nursing homes from British Columbia to Alberta to …

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