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Cyclone Amphan Live Updates: Millions Brace in India and Bangladesh as Storm Arrives

Cyclone Amphan Live Updates: Millions Brace in India and Bangladesh as Storm Arrives

Cyclone Amphan Live Updates: Millions Brace in India and Bangladesh as Storm Arrives Cyclone Amphan Live Updates: Millions Brace in India and Bangladesh as Storm Arrives More than 3 million are heading to shelters during a pandemic. Cyclone Amphan, now the equivalent of a category 3 hurricane, is predicted to make landfall in India and Bangladesh on Wednesday around 4 …

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Dave Grohl shares touching Bruce Springsteen anecdote: ‘The reason millions of people identify with him’

Dave Grohl shares touching Bruce Springsteen anecdote: ‘The reason millions of people identify with him’

Dave Grohl shares touching Bruce Springsteen anecdote: ‘The reason millions of people identify with him’ Dave Grohl shares touching Bruce Springsteen anecdote: ‘The reason millions of people identify with him’ Dave Grohl has shared a touching anecdote about an encounter with Bruce Springsteen, in an article about his love of live music. The Foo Fighters frontman wrote a piece for The Atlantic as …

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Paid Leave Law Tries to Help Millions in Crisis. Many Haven’t Heard of It.

Paid Leave Law Tries to Help Millions in Crisis. Many Haven’t Heard of It.

Paid Leave Law Tries to Help Millions in Crisis. Many Haven’t Heard of It. Paid Leave Law Tries to Help Millions in Crisis. Many Haven’t Heard of It. The paid leave program passed by Congress in March was supposed to help workers cope with the fallout of the coronavirus pandemic. It has struggled to do so. Many Americans are ineligible, …

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Millions face financial ‘cliff edge’ when Covid-19 measures expire

Millions face financial ‘cliff edge’ when Covid-19 measures expire

Millions face financial ‘cliff edge’ when Covid-19 measures expire Millions face financial ‘cliff edge’ when Covid-19 measures expire As expectations grow that the lockdown could soon begin to ease and with them the emergency measures propping up the household finances of millions, there are warnings that the personal financial crisis is only just beginning. Citizens Advice this week revealed that more than 13 million …

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Hotel Group Will Return Tens of Millions in Small Business Loans

Hotelier’s Push for $126 Million in Small-Business Aid Draws Scrutiny

Hotel Group Will Return Tens of Millions in Small Business Loans Hotel Group Will Return Tens of Millions in Small Business Loans One of the biggest beneficiaries of the government’s small business lending program said on Saturday that its companies will return at least $70 million in loans received through the Paycheck Protection Program. Ashford Inc., which oversees a tightly …

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Billionaire who hired Trump allies for $50,000 got millions in small business loans

Coronavirus: White House probes China and WHO as Trump says world is 'going through hell'

Billionaire who hired Trump allies for $50,000 got millions in small business loans Billionaire who hired Trump allies for $50,000 got millions in small business loans The Texas billionaire behind a luxury hotel group that received millions of dollars in small business loans hired two of Donald Trump‘s closest allies to lobby the president, it was reported. Monty Bennett, chairman …

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Millions Had Risen Out of Poverty. The Coronavirus Is Pulling Them Back.

Millions Had Risen Out of Poverty. The Coronavirus Is Pulling Them Back.

Millions Had Risen Out of Poverty. The Coronavirus Is Pulling Them Back. Millions Had Risen Out of Poverty. The Coronavirus Is Pulling Them Back. Like thousands of women across South Asia, Shahida Khatun dropped out of school to work in the garment factories that were springing up in Bangladesh’s cities, hoping to pull her family out of poverty. At 12 …

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Coronavirus Live Updates: Online Concert Raises Millions for Global Response

Coronavirus Live Updates: Online Concert Raises Millions for Global Response

“It is so important to think globally and support the World Health Organization to curb the pandemic and prevent future outbreaks,” Lady Gaga, who helped curate the all-star lineup, said at a news conference on Monday. “We want to highlight the gravity of this historical, unprecedented and cultural movement.” The last two hours of the show, which featured Stephen Colbert, …

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Trump banks second term on low coronavirus death toll – even if millions more infected

Trump news: Follow live as president attacked over plan to reopen US within weeks

Donald Trump appeared restless, agitated and fed up. He gestured wildly, his arms repeatedly stretched to the side or aggressively in front of him as he stood behind the lectern Monday night in the sparsely populated White House briefing room. He was tired of precautions. It was time to follow the same instincts that put him there. Gone was last …

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Coronavirus: Trump claims WHO ‘knew exactly what was going on’ and endangered millions of lives

Coronavirus: Trump claims WHO ‘knew exactly what was going on’ and endangered millions of lives

Donald Trump has claimed that the World Health Organisation (WHO) knowingly allowed the coronavirus to spread beyond China and accused European nations of ‘unleashing the contagion around the world’. His comments, in an address from the White House, came after he suspended funding for the UN agency, saying it had ‘mismanaged’ and ‘covered-up’ the spread of the disease. The president …

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