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Housing market taking ‘breather’ as stamp duty holiday ends, say estate agents

Housing market taking ‘breather’ as stamp duty holiday ends, say estate agents Housing market taking ‘breather’ as stamp duty holiday ends, say estate agents The flow of new homes being put on the market continued to fall in August, pushing the number of properties on estate agents’ books close to record lows. An overall net balance of 37% of property …

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U.S. War in Afghanistan Ends as Final Evacuation Flights Depart

U.S. War in Afghanistan Ends as Final Evacuation Flights Depart

U.S. War in Afghanistan Ends as Final Evacuation Flights Depart U.S. War in Afghanistan Ends as Final Evacuation Flights Depart The last United States forces left Afghanistan late Monday, ending a 20-year occupation that began shortly after the Al Qaeda attacks on 9/11, cost over $2 trillion, took more than 170,000 lives and ultimately failed to defeat the Taliban, the …

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Supreme Court Ends Biden’s Eviction Moratorium

Supreme Court Ends Biden’s Eviction Moratorium

Supreme Court Ends Biden’s Eviction Moratorium Supreme Court Ends Biden’s Eviction Moratorium It will most likely take a while for the backlog of eviction cases in many states to result in the displacement of renters. But tenant groups in the South, where fast-track evictions are common, are bracing for the worst. In recent days, Mr. Biden’s team has been mapping …

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Topps Loses Baseball Licensing Deal and Ends Plans to Go Public

Topps Loses Baseball Licensing Deal and Ends Plans to Go Public

Topps Loses Baseball Licensing Deal and Ends Plans to Go Public Topps Loses Baseball Licensing Deal and Ends Plans to Go Public Topps has been synonymous with trading cards, particularly baseball cards, for 70 years. That era will soon be over. Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association are ending their licensing agreement with Topps in favor …

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Amazon Ends Use of Arbitration for Customer Disputes

Amazon Ends Use of Arbitration for Customer Disputes

Amazon Ends Use of Arbitration for Customer Disputes Amazon Ends Use of Arbitration for Customer Disputes In the Amazon Alexa cases, lawyers representing the customers turned this feature of the arbitration system to their advantage. By filing claims en masse, the strategy left Amazon with a large legal bill even before any cases had been resolved. Just to hire the …

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England Ends Most Covid Restrictions as Boris Johnson Isolates

England Ends Most Covid Restrictions as Boris Johnson Isolates

England Ends Most Covid Restrictions as Boris Johnson Isolates England Ends Most Covid Restrictions as Boris Johnson Isolates As nightclubs across England threw open their doors for the first time in 16 months and people embraced on crowded dance floors into the dawn on Monday, the nation that had imposed one of the most stringent and longest lockdowns in the …

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Vatican Sex Abuse Trial Ends With Call for Six-Year Sentence for Priest

Vatican Sex Abuse Trial Ends With Call for Six-Year Sentence for Priest

Vatican Sex Abuse Trial Ends With Call for Six-Year Sentence for Priest Vatican Sex Abuse Trial Ends With Call for Six-Year Sentence for Priest VATICAN CITY — The first trial involving charges of sexual abuse inside the walls of Vatican City ended this week, with a prosecutor asking that one defendant, now a priest, be sentenced to six years in …

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A British Open Comeback: A Two-Year Wait Ends at Royal St. George’s

A British Open Comeback: A Two-Year Wait Ends at Royal St. George’s

A British Open Comeback: A Two-Year Wait Ends at Royal St. George’s A British Open Comeback: A Two-Year Wait Ends at Royal St. George’s SANDWICH, England — Just ahead of the British Open at Royal St. George’s Golf Club, Edward Kitson walked briskly through the dunes on Wednesday night, making his way to the clubhouse and thinking back to last …

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Agreeable Supreme Court term ends with conservative wins Philadelphia Texas Oracle Stephen Breyer Senate

Agreeable Supreme Court term ends with conservative wins Philadelphia Texas Oracle Stephen Breyer Senate Agreeable Supreme Court term ends with conservative wins Philadelphia Texas Oracle Stephen Breyer Senate An unusually agreeable Supreme Court term ended with conservative-driven decisions on voting rights and charitable-donor disclosures that offered a glimpse of what the coming years of the right’s dominance could look like …

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Restaurant Grant Program Ends in a Cloud of Errors and Confusion

Restaurant Grant Program Ends in a Cloud of Errors and Confusion

Restaurant Grant Program Ends in a Cloud of Errors and Confusion Restaurant Grant Program Ends in a Cloud of Errors and Confusion A $28.6 billion federal relief fund for restaurants and other food businesses closed on Wednesday after running out of money, having fulfilled less than a third of the grant requests it received. The Small Business Administration, which runs …

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