Loudoun County Teachers Thanked With ‘Challenge Coins' Instead of Cash After Pandemic

Loudoun County Teachers Thanked With ‘Challenge Coins' Instead of Cash After Pandemic
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Summary: The Loudoun County school system is doling out more than $1.6 million to pay for one-time bonuses to thank staff for their hard work during the pandemic, but…
Sentiment: positive
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California drops workplace mask rule for vaccinated workers

California drops workplace mask rule for vaccinated workers
Added 23 minutes ago
Summary: California regulators have approved revised worksite pandemic rules that allow fully vaccinated employees the same freedoms as when they are off the job.
Sentiment: positive
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The potential stickiness of pandemic-induced behavior changes in the United States

The potential stickiness of pandemic-induced behavior changes in the United States
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Summary: Human behavior is notoriously difficult to change, but a disruption of the magnitude of the COVID-19 pandemic has the potential to bring about long-term behavioral changes. During the pandemic, people have been forced to experience new ways of interacting, working, learning, shopping, traveling, and eating meals. A critical question going forward is how these experiences have actually changed preferences and habits in ways that might persist after the pandemic ends. Many observers have suggested
Sentiment: positive
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What will New York schools do with more money?

What will New York schools do with more money?
Added 42 minutes ago
Summary: Low-income families could benefit.
Sentiment: positive
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California EDD to require job hunting proof for unemployment - Los Angeles Times

California EDD to require job hunting proof for unemployment  - Los Angeles Times
Added 44 minutes ago
Summary: With the pandemic waning, Californians who receive unemployment benefits will next month have to start showing that they are looking for work
Sentiment: negative
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As pandemic wanes, SF public defender hopes clients will get ‘their day in court’ - The San Francisco Examiner

As pandemic wanes, SF public defender hopes clients will get ‘their day in court’ - The San Francisco Examiner
Added an hour ago
Summary: Like other attorneys in San Francisco, Deputy Public Defender Chris Garcia has a backlog of cases that just won’t stop piling up.
Sentiment: positive
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Restaurants May Finally Get Relief From Grubhub and Uber’s Automatic Sign-ups

Restaurants May Finally Get Relief From Grubhub and Uber’s Automatic Sign-ups
Added an hour ago
Summary: Delivery services routinely add restaurants to their apps without asking them. Legislators want to make that illegal.
Sentiment: positive
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Moving around China has changed since Covid — and the changes may be permanent

Moving around China has changed since Covid — and the changes may be permanent
Added an hour ago
Summary: While the pandemic made many commuters wary of public transportation, some turned to personal mobility devices for their travels.
Sentiment: positive
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Unvaccinated man gets double lung transplant, learns lesson

Unvaccinated man gets double lung transplant, learns lesson
Added 2 hours ago
Summary: 'If I knew what I know now, I would have definitely went through with the vaccination,' Joshua Garza said.
Sentiment: positive
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Unpaid Caregivers Were Already Struggling. It's Only Gotten Worse During The Pandemic

Added 2 hours ago
Summary: The pandemic has taken a massive toll on people's mental health. But a new report by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirms what
Sentiment: negative
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What will New York schools do with more money?

What will New York schools do with more money?
Added 2 hours ago
Summary: Low-income families could benefit.
Sentiment: positive
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Unpaid Caregivers Were Already Struggling. It's Only Gotten Worse During The Pandemic

Unpaid Caregivers Were Already Struggling. It's Only Gotten Worse During The Pandemic
Added 2 hours ago
Summary: A new CDC study finds that people who provide unpaid care for their children or adult loved ones are twice as likely as noncaregivers to have experienced depression or anxiety, or thoughts of suicide.
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New York unemployment rate dropped to 7.8% in May

New York unemployment rate dropped to 7.8% in May
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: 17,500 private sector jobs were added last month.
Sentiment: negative
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Have workers ‘lost their ambitions’ amid COVID pandemic?

Have workers ‘lost their ambitions’ amid COVID pandemic?
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Summary: Rebecca Walser of Walser Wealth Management discusses unemployment benefits, wages and the current work environment.
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Avnet’s CEO on Supply Chain Issues and Business During the Pandemic

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Summary:

Avnet CEO Phil Gallagher on how to solve supply chain issues, the impact of just in time manufacturing and business during the pandemic. From Investing in Tech

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NDP renews calls to keep COVID benefit at $2,000-per-month, as part of effort to push 'true left' identity

NDP renews calls to keep COVID benefit at $2,000-per-month, as part of effort to push 'true left' identity
Added 6 hours ago
Summary: Singh urged the federal government to abandon the CRB reduction, in what som see as a bid to frame the NDP as the party of compassion ahead of a potential fall…
Sentiment: positive
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New York unemployment rate dropped to 7.8% in May

New York unemployment rate dropped to 7.8% in May
Added 6 hours ago
Summary: 17,500 private sector jobs were added last month.
Sentiment: negative
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New York unemployment rate dropped to 7.8% in May

New York unemployment rate dropped to 7.8% in May
Added 7 hours ago
Summary: 17,500 private sector jobs were added last month.
Sentiment: negative
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Weekly jobless claims rise to 412,000, first seven-day increase since April

Weekly jobless claims rise to 412,000, first seven-day increase since April
Added 7 hours ago
Summary: A year ago, at the start of the pandemic, nearly 1.5 million Americans a week were applying for unemployment assistance.
Sentiment: negative
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Mexican economy grows nearly 25% in May as recovery gathers steam

Mexican economy grows nearly 25% in May as recovery gathers steam
Added 8 hours ago
Summary: Mexico's economy grew 24.8% in May compared with the same month last year, as a recovery from a slump induced by the coronavirus pandemic gathered pace, a preliminary estimate published by national statistics agency INEGI showed on Thursday.
Sentiment: positive
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Biden administration to invest $3.2B for Covid-19 antiviral pills

Biden administration to invest $3.2B for Covid-19 antiviral pills
Added 8 hours ago
Summary: "Oral drugs that could be taken at home early in the course of disease would be powerful tools for battling the pandemic and saving lives,” Dr. Anthony Fauci said in a statement.
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Nintendo thinks the Switch is well-placed for post-pandemic life

Nintendo thinks the Switch is well-placed for post-pandemic life
Added 9 hours ago
Summary: Nintendo of America president Doug Bowser discusses how the company has adapted to the pandemic, and how the PS5 and Xbox Series X have impacted the Switch.
Sentiment: positive
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Empowering Indian women who lost their partners to COVID

Empowering Indian women who lost their partners to COVID
Added 9 hours ago
Summary: COVID Women Help is an initiative that helps widowed women financially and professionally.
Sentiment: positive
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India Covid pandemic: Girl, 5, reunited with mother in Australia

India Covid pandemic: Girl, 5, reunited with mother in Australia
Added 9 hours ago
Summary: Stuck in India, Johannah was separated from her family in Australia because of border closures.
Sentiment: positive
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Hotels: Occupancy Rate Down 10% Compared to Same Week in 2019

Hotels: Occupancy Rate Down 10% Compared to Same Week in 2019
Added 9 hours ago
Summary: Note: The year-over-year occupancy comparisons are easy, since occupancy declined sharply at the onset of the pandemic.  So STR is comparing...
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Younger people are driving growing Covid pandemic in England, scientists warn

Younger people are driving growing Covid pandemic in England, scientists warn
Added 10 hours ago
Summary: Released on Thursday, the latest REACT-1 study showed a 50% rise in Covid infections since the last results were released in May, with unvaccinated young people behind the growing epidemic throughout England.
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The Caribbean Looks to Research for Answers to COVID-19, NCDs and Climate Change Challenges

The Caribbean Looks to Research for Answers to COVID-19, NCDs and Climate Change Challenges
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: UNITED NATIONS, Jun 17 (IPS) - The Caribbean Public Health Agency is banking on high-quality research to inform policy, programming and clinical practice, amid ‘unceasing’ public health challenges. In 1956, the Caribbean held its first major scientific meeting, organised by the Standing Advisory Committee for Medical Research in the British Caribbean. At the time, the Mayaro Virus, a dengue-like viral disease often called ‘jungle flu’ had just been identified as a new human disease agent by W.G
Sentiment: positive
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As COVID shook up L.A. bookstores, a Culver City shop opened - Los Angeles Times

As COVID shook up L.A. bookstores, a Culver City shop opened - Los Angeles Times
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Village Well Books & Coffee opened in L.A.'s worst pandemic month, on a famously doomed corner. For owner Jennifer Caspar, it was all a lucky break.
Sentiment: positive
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‘The next pandemic’: drought is a hidden global crisis, UN says

‘The next pandemic’: drought is a hidden global crisis, UN says
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Countries urged to take urgent action on managing water and land and tackling the climate emergency
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $VIEW$DNOW

Workers push Phoenix not to give COVID relief to Starbucks at Sky Harbor

Workers push Phoenix not to give COVID relief to Starbucks at Sky Harbor
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Workers of a franchisee that runs five Starbucks stores at Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport are asking the city council not to provide millions of dollars in rent relief due to a lack of additional staff being hired.
Sentiment: positive
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The Mystery of the Origins of the Pandemic: Can It Be Solved?

The Mystery of the Origins of the Pandemic: Can It Be Solved?
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: The world is calling on China to cooperate with investigations into the source of SARS-CoV-2. Will this pressure be fruitful — or could it backfire?
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How COVID-19 Vaccination Became a Climate Metaphor

How COVID-19 Vaccination Became a Climate Metaphor
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: Climate advocates say failure to share vaccines could signal to developing countries that wealthy nations will leave them behind on climate
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Jobless claims unexpectedly climb off pandemic low

Jobless claims unexpectedly climb off pandemic low
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: The number of Americans filing for first-time jobless benefits unexpectedly rose off a pandemic low last week, according to the Labor Department.
Sentiment: positive
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Laschet Says EU Budget Rules Must Be Reinstated After Covid

Laschet Says EU Budget Rules Must Be Reinstated After Covid
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: Armin Laschet, the front-runner to succeed Angela Merkel as chancellor, called for the reinstatement of European Union budget rules once the pandemic is over as he outlined plans for a somewhat more assertive Germany after September’s election.
Sentiment: negative
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Pope Francis champions workers' right to organize in unions

Pope Francis champions workers' right to organize in unions
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: Pope Francis is championing the right of all workers to unionize, as economic activity is poised to increase after the pandemic
Sentiment: negative
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When COVID deaths occur, Karl gives victims a dignified exit - Los Angeles Times

When COVID deaths occur, Karl gives victims a dignified exit - Los Angeles Times
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: The man collecting the Loma Linda hospital's COVID victims was all but invisible
Sentiment: negative
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Jobless claims unexpectedly climb off pandemic low

Jobless claims unexpectedly climb off pandemic low
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: The number of Americans filing for first-time jobless benefits unexpectedly rose off a pandemic low last week, according to the Labor Department.
Sentiment: positive
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'I will never forget Karl, the friend, the protector, the dignified and compassionate escort of the dead' - Los Angeles Times

'I will never forget Karl, the friend, the protector, the dignified and compassionate escort of the dead' - Los Angeles Times
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: tk
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $DNOW$TISI

The Mystery of the Origins of the Pandemic: Can It Be Solved?

The Mystery of the Origins of the Pandemic: Can It Be Solved?
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: It's still a mystery. How did the pandemic begin? There is the leading hypothesis among scientists: The virus hopped from an animal — possibly a bat —
Sentiment: negative
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Cryptos: $UTED

Jobless Claims Unexpectedly Rise to 412,000

Jobless Claims Unexpectedly Rise to 412,000
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: The first rise in new jobless claims since April. | Economy
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $VIEW

Bank Watchdog in Canada Signals Confidence With Capital Boost

Bank Watchdog in Canada Signals Confidence With Capital Boost
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: Canada’s banking regulator raised a key capital requirement for large domestic banks, a signal that it considers the economic risks of the Covid-19 pandemic to have largely subsided.
Sentiment: negative
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Cryptos: $RSV

US jobless claims tick up to 412,000 from a pandemic low

US jobless claims tick up to 412,000 from a pandemic low
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits rose last week for the first time since April despite widespread evidence that the economy and the job market are rebounding steadily from the pandemic recession.
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AstraZeneca vaccine price pledge omits some poor countries, contract shows

AstraZeneca vaccine price pledge omits some poor countries, contract shows
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: Exclusive: firm could charge more in places such as Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka once Covid pandemic is over
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $MRNA$DNOW

The G7 Upheld Vaccine Apartheid. Officials From the “Global South” Are Pushing Back.

The G7 Upheld Vaccine Apartheid. Officials From the “Global South” Are Pushing Back.
Added 14 hours ago
Summary: A summit of government ministers is trying to tackle the iniquities of Covid-19 vaccine distribution that could cost millions of lives.
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $UTED

EU endorses massive pandemic relief for recession-hit Greece

EU endorses massive pandemic relief for recession-hit Greece
Added 14 hours ago
Summary: The European Union has endorsed a pandemic recovery plan for Greece worth 30.5 billion euros ($36.4 billion), providing vital relief for the eurozone member’s shaken economy
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $TWTR

Coronavirus causes global rise in civil unrest: Report

Coronavirus causes global rise in civil unrest: Report
Added 14 hours ago
Summary: Global conflicts declined over past year but uncertainty rose due to the pandemic, says a new report.
Sentiment: negative
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Cryptos: $UTED

Scotland was eight hours from running out of some PPE in Covid first wave

Scotland was eight hours from running out of some PPE in Covid first wave
Added 14 hours ago
Summary: Audit Scotland says supplies of items such as gowns and masks ran very low in April last year
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $DNOW

Covid-19 Stopped Progress on the Drug Epidemic in Its Tracks

Covid-19 Stopped Progress on the Drug Epidemic in Its Tracks
Added 14 hours ago
Summary: Bold policy changes are needed now to save lives.
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $UTED

Reversal of Fortunes: COVID Pandemic Adolescent Mental Health Study Reveals Turnaround Finding

Reversal of Fortunes: COVID Pandemic Adolescent Mental Health Study Reveals Turnaround Finding
Added 14 hours ago
Summary: Young people with poor mental health took a turn for the better during the pandemic but those with good mental health saw a considerable decline, new research reveals. The first nationally representative evidence regarding the diverse impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on adolescent mental health in
Sentiment: positive
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Airbnb, Vrbo battle for more vacation cabins as travel rebounds

Airbnb, Vrbo battle for more vacation cabins as travel rebounds
Added 15 hours ago
Summary: Vacation-rental brands are jostling to persuade owners to list homes on their sites as properties are in short supply in certain outdoor destinations.
Sentiment: positive
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On Microphones, Music, and Our Long Year of Screen Time

On Microphones, Music, and Our Long Year of Screen Time
Added 15 hours ago
Summary: Pianist Glenn Gould proved long ago that an existence heavily mediated by technology is not nonexistence.
Sentiment: negative
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Dr. Martens says brand's strength helped it during pandemic

Dr. Martens says brand's strength helped it during pandemic
Added 15 hours ago
Summary: Dr. Martens (DOCS.L), the classic British boot brand that listed its shares in January, said it had shown its resilience during the coronavirus crisis, delivering annual revenue growth of 15% despite multiple lockdowns which shuttered stores.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $DNOW

US Open tennis tournament to allow 100% fan capacity in 2021

US Open tennis tournament to allow 100% fan capacity in 2021
Added 16 hours ago
Summary: The U.S. Open tennis tournament will allow 100% spectator capacity throughout its entire two weeks in 2021, a year after spectators were banned from t...
Sentiment: positive
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Try This 10-Day Challenge to Reset Your Life After the Pandemic

Try This 10-Day Challenge to Reset Your Life After the Pandemic
Added 16 hours ago
Summary: Now is the perfect time to leverage the "fresh start" effect to revamp your routine.
Sentiment: positive
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Helen Clark slams WHO for opposing China travel bans, jury out on lab leak

Helen Clark slams WHO for opposing China travel bans, jury out on lab leak
Added 19 hours ago
Summary: Countries that did nothing about travel early on made the pandemic impossible to stop, former NZ PM and the investigation into the virus said.
Sentiment: negative
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Cryptos: $UTED

'I'll work 100-hour weeks to clear our Covid debt'

'I'll work 100-hour weeks to clear our Covid debt'
Added 20 hours ago
Summary: Businesses have run up an "unprecedented" amount of debt in the pandemic, say industry groups.
Sentiment: negative
7 minute read
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Stocks: $DNOW$TISI

Critical reasons for the growing Bitcoin's popularity

Critical reasons for the growing Bitcoin's popularity
Added 20 hours ago
Summary: After suffering a severe crash back in 2018, this cryptocurrency has bounced back.
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $BTC

The Latest: Australia raises AstraZeneca safety age to 60

The Latest: Australia raises AstraZeneca safety age to 60
Added 21 hours ago
Summary: Australia has raised the age for which the AstraZeneca vaccine is recommended to 60 from 50 after the shot was blamed for a 52-year-old woman’s death last week from blood clots in the brain
Sentiment: positive
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Subway system breaks pandemic-era ridership record

Subway system breaks pandemic-era ridership record
Added 21 hours ago
Summary: The MTA announces that the subway system carried over 2.4 million customers last Friday, the highest number since the COVID-19 pandemic began in March 2020.
Sentiment: positive
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Brazil hikes interest rate, eyeing inflation - France 24

Brazil hikes interest rate, eyeing inflation - France 24
Added a day ago
Summary: Brazil hikes interest rate, eyeing inflation
Sentiment: negative
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Covid-19 live updated: Tokyo set to lift state of emergency ahead of Olympics

Covid-19 live updated: Tokyo set to lift state of emergency ahead of Olympics
Added a day ago
Summary: Japan's slow vaccine rollout is gathering pace and infections are starting to fall but some kind of “quasi-emergency” will likely be in force during the Olympics.
Sentiment: negative
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Summer's Hottest Drink Is Hard Seltzers, As It Single-Handedly Transforms Alcohol Industry

Summer's Hottest Drink Is Hard Seltzers, As It Single-Handedly Transforms Alcohol Industry
Added a day ago
Summary: ZeroHedge - On a long enough timeline, the survival rate for everyone drops to zero
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $BPOP$TWTR

'I'll work 100-hour weeks to clear our Covid debt'

'I'll work 100-hour weeks to clear our Covid debt'
Added a day ago
Summary: Businesses have run up an "unprecedented" amount of debt in the pandemic, say industry groups.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Stocks: $DNOW$TISI

Cheques may be replaced by digital payments, but branches will stay

Cheques may be replaced by digital payments, but branches will stay
Added a day ago
Summary: Branch will not disappear but their roles will change to customer services as customers shift to digital banking amid pandemic, bankers said.
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Stocks: $VIEW

The return to the office is pushing even more women out of work

The return to the office is pushing even more women out of work
Added a day ago
Summary: While finding affordable child care in the U.S. was difficult before the pandemic, several factors are making returning to the workplace now especially tough for parents. And women often bear the brunt of the problem.
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China claims Covid pandemic was developed by US as bio-weapon and calls for investigation

China claims Covid pandemic was developed by US as bio-weapon and calls for investigation
Added a day ago
Summary: CHINESE scientists have said coronavirus emerged in the US and France long before it was reported in Wuhan.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $DNOW$EXPR

Overbooked law schools are trying to induce some students to put off enrolling.

Overbooked law schools are trying to induce some students to put off enrolling.
Added a day ago
Summary: U.S.|Overbooked law schools are trying to induce some students to put off enrolling.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $DNOW

‘It was exhaustion, it was sadness, it was fatigue’: America’s mayors call it quits

‘It was exhaustion, it was sadness, it was fatigue’: America’s mayors call it quits
Added a day ago
Summary: Many city leaders across the nation lacked the will to go on after a year like no other.
Sentiment: negative
19 minute read
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Cryptos: $UTED

Cramer's Mad Money Recap: Powell Got it Right

Cramer's Mad Money Recap: Powell Got it Right
Added a day ago
Summary: Jim Cramer says Fed Chair Jay Powell knows it's better to get people back to work sooner, and worry about inflation later.
Sentiment: positive
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‘Families came first’ for remittances in year of pandemic, says Guterres

‘Families came first’ for remittances in year of pandemic, says Guterres
Added a day ago
Summary: Migrants working away from their families made significant sacrifices to send money home last year as they did before COVID, UN chief António Guterres said on Wednesday, warning that now is not the time for countries to withdraw their support to these key workers.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Commentary: What the pandemic taught me about being a better father

Commentary: What the pandemic taught me about being a better father
Added a day ago
Summary: The pandemic has provided a window into my kids’ previously opaque lives and I am all the better father for it, says the Financial Times' Joshua ...
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $HNST

Pandemic spurred extremism, says German domestic intelligence | DW | 15.06.2021

Pandemic spurred extremism, says German domestic intelligence | DW | 15.06.2021
Added a day ago
Summary: Both right-wing and left-wing extremism flourished during the pandemic year, Germany's domestic intelligence agency said in its latest report. But the security forces have themselves come under new scrutiny.
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $DNOW

Republicans just killed outdoor dining in Pennsylvania

Republicans just killed outdoor dining in Pennsylvania
Added a day ago
Summary: Republicans just killed outdoor dining in Pennsylvania
Sentiment: negative
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Turkey's health workers hike steep mountains to deliver vaccines in isolated villages

Turkey's health workers hike steep mountains to deliver vaccines in isolated villages
Added a day ago
Summary: In rural Başkale in eastern Turkey, medical teams have spent months traveling into the mountains to deliver vaccine doses to 120 villages.
Sentiment: negative
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Southwest Airlines Delays and Cancels Hundreds of Flights a Third Day

Southwest Airlines Delays and Cancels Hundreds of Flights a Third Day
Added a day ago
Summary: The headaches began with problems with a weather data supplier on Monday, then technical troubles on Tuesday, and the issues spilled over into Wednesday.
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
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Cryptos: $UTED

Motels Get Makeovers Across the U.S.

Motels Get Makeovers Across the U.S.
Added a day ago
Summary: “Motor lodges.” “High-end motels.” “Exterior-corridor hotels.” Whatever you call them, the “motorist’s hotel” has gotten a boost these past 15 months. Now about that reputation …
Sentiment: positive
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Inflation Should Be an Important Consideration in Your Supply Chain Strategy - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM GEP

Inflation Should Be an Important Consideration in Your Supply Chain Strategy - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM GEP
Added a day ago
Summary: Sponsor content from GEP.
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Covid pandemic likely exacerbated factors conducive to terrorism, UN committee report warns

Covid pandemic likely exacerbated factors conducive to terrorism, UN committee report warns
Added a day ago
Summary: A report from the UN Security Council (UNSC) Counter-Terrorism Committee (CTC) has warned that the Covid pandemic likely increased factors that contribute to terrorism, despite not finding clear signs of increased violence.
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New York City grapples with growing presence of homeless in midtown Manhattan

New York City grapples with growing presence of homeless in midtown Manhattan
Added a day ago
Summary: An influx of homeless people into Manhattan’s Hell’s Kitchen neighborhood after an emergency move by New York City to ease crowding in shelters has been a fact of pandemic life for the neighborhood since last spring.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $WDAY$DNOW

CNBC Is Taking Its Events Business Global

CNBC Is Taking Its Events Business Global
Added a day ago
Summary: From the ongoing global chip shortage to the lingering effect of the coronavirus pandemic, the agenda for Wednesday’s CNBC Evolve Global Summit is packed, to put it mildly. It's also the first global event for the business news network.
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Principal busted for plagiarizing another principal's reflections on the pandemic year. Twice. | Boing Boing

Principal busted for plagiarizing another principal's reflections on the pandemic year. Twice. | Boing Boing
Added a day ago
Summary: Greg Wilkey, principal of East Side Elementary in Chattanooga, Tenn, wrote a moving letter to staff reflecting on the pandemic year. The letter was so good that it spread on Facebook and was even c…
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $FB

Inflation Should Be an Important Consideration in Your Supply Chain Strategy - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM GEP

Inflation Should Be an Important Consideration in Your Supply Chain Strategy - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM GEP
Added a day ago
Summary: Sponsor content from GEP.
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UPDATE 1-Ivory Coast projects 6.5% GDP growth in 2021 despite power crisis

UPDATE 1-Ivory Coast projects 6.5% GDP growth in 2021 despite power crisis
Added a day ago
Summary: Ivory Coast's economy is projected to grow by 6.5% in 2021, up from 2% last year, despite an ongoing electricity supply crisis, the government spokesman said on Wednesday.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Covid News: Study Finds Health Problems Can Persist Long After Infection, Even Among the Asymptomatic

Covid News: Study Finds Health Problems Can Persist Long After Infection, Even Among the Asymptomatic
Added a day ago
Summary: The C.D.C. named Delta a “variant of concern” as it spreads through the U.S. California’s formal unwinding of pandemic rules is another signal of a national turn toward recovery.
Sentiment: positive
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Mexico's Cozumel port gets first cruise ship since pandemic

Mexico's Cozumel port gets first cruise ship since pandemic
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Summary: The Mexican resort of Cozumel has welcomed the first arrival of a cruise ship carrying passengers since the coronavirus pandemic essentially collapsed the industry
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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New York grapples with growing presence of homeless in midtown Manhattan

New York grapples with growing presence of homeless in midtown Manhattan
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Summary: NEW YORK-HOMELESS/ (TV, PIX):New York grapples with growing presence of homeless in midtown Manhattan
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
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After nearly doubling revenue during pandemic, Introhive raises $121.3 million CAD

After nearly doubling revenue during pandemic, Introhive raises $121.3 million CAD
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Summary: Fredericton-based Introhive has closed a $121.3 million CAD ($100 million USD) Series C round of funding.
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California removes most restrictions; Newsom keeps emergency powers

California removes most restrictions; Newsom keeps emergency powers
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Summary: Even though Californians will be able to fill stadiums, concert venues, bars and restaurants, Gov. Gavin Newsom says the COVID-19 pandemic isn’t over.
Sentiment: negative
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U.K. to Extend Commercial Eviction Ban to Help Covid-Hit Firms

U.K. to Extend Commercial Eviction Ban to Help Covid-Hit Firms
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Summary: The U.K. is set to extend its ban on evictions of commercial tenants until next year to protect Covid 19-hit businesses from losing their premises while pandemic restrictions are still in place.
Sentiment: negative
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Indiana residents sue governor over early end of pandemic unemployment benefits | TheHill

Indiana residents sue governor over early end of pandemic unemployment benefits | TheHill
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Summary: Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb (R) is facing a lawsuit over his decision to end pandemic&nbs...
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Novartis CEO says future pandemics are bound to happen. Here's how to prepare for the next one

Novartis CEO says future pandemics are bound to happen. Here's how to prepare for the next one
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The CEO of Swiss pharmaceutical giant Novartis outlined how policymakers and the health industry can improve pandemic preparedness.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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The Unwitting Covid Allegory in 'A Quiet Place Part II'

The Unwitting Covid Allegory in 'A Quiet Place Part II'
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Delayed since March 2020, the horror film ironically forces us to contend with our fragile humanity—and perhaps shows us where to go.
Sentiment: negative
9 minute read
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Covid: Cash and card use dived in lockdown, says report

Covid: Cash and card use dived in lockdown, says report
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Summary: Most payments by consumers are spontaneous but options were limited by the Covid crisis., say banks.
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I Can Tell the Pandemic Is Ending Because People Are Being Assholes Again

I Can Tell the Pandemic Is Ending Because People Are Being Assholes Again
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Today, three — yes, THREE — different drivers flipped me off because I had interfered with their right to 1)drive very fast on the wrong side of the road or 2)park their car in the active lane at a…
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
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New York grapples with growing presence of homeless in midtown Manhattan

New York grapples with growing presence of homeless in midtown Manhattan
Added 2 days ago
Summary: An influx of homeless people into Manhattan's Hell's Kitchen neighborhood after an emergency move by New York City to ease crowding in shelters has been a fact of pandemic life for the neighborhood since last spring.
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
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Dominic Cummings leaks WhatsApp exchange suggesting Boris Johnson called Matt Hancock ‘totally f*****g hopeless’

Dominic Cummings leaks WhatsApp exchange suggesting Boris Johnson called Matt Hancock ‘totally f*****g hopeless’
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Former adviser says PM trying to ‘rewrite history’ and ‘cannot now be trusted on Covid’
Sentiment: negative
11 minute read
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Meet the New Chinese Economy, Same as the Old Chinese Economy

Meet the New Chinese Economy, Same as the Old Chinese Economy
Added 2 days ago
Summary: China’s recovery from the pandemic relies on the same drivers of growth that powered the country before the pandemic, with the same underlying risks.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Stocks: $DNOW

Loss Runs Like a River Through My Life

Loss Runs Like a River Through My Life
Added 2 days ago
Summary: On grief’s unequal racial burden, and the Internet as a vehicle to negotiate survival and turn collective grief into collective action.
Sentiment: negative
16 minute read
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Why Asia, the pandemic champion, remains miles away from the finish line

Why Asia, the pandemic champion, remains miles away from the finish line
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Summary: SYDNEY — All across the Asia-Pacific region, the countries that led the world in containing the coronavirus are now languishing in the race to put it behind them.
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After Months Of Special Education Turmoil, Families Say Schools Owe Them

After Months Of Special Education Turmoil, Families Say Schools Owe Them
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Special education services were severely disrupted when schools closed in spring 2020. In many places, they have yet to fully resume. Now, families are demanding schools take action.
Sentiment: negative
17 minute read
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