They need unemployment benefits 'yesterday' but can't get them

New York (CNN Business)Walmart is hiring 50,000 new workers, after hitting its previous goal of hiring 150,000 new employees more than six weeks ahead of schedule. The company announced Friday the new hires for temporary or part-time positions gives Walmart the “opportunity to provide additional staffing in key areas where it’s needed most,” including at its stores, fulfillment and distribution […]

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‘I’m just as American as they are’: Activists, DACA recipients gather as Supreme Court hears case

WASHINGTON – “Si se puede” rang out across the crowd of hundreds of activists, supporters and “DREAMers” who are recipients of the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, program. Drizzle fell as the crowd spilled onto First Street in front of the Supreme Court, all awaiting some sense of how things had gone inside the court. The Supreme Court heard arguments Tuesday […]

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House Dems believe they have enough votes to pass articles of impeachment, senior member says

Pelosi on impeachment: Sad time for our country Reaction from former Clinton adviser Richard Goodstein. House Democrats believe they have the 217 votes needed to pass articles of impeachment against President Trump stemming from his Ukraine call — enough votes to impeach Trump and send articles to the Senate — even before their planned hearings or formal investigation. A senior […]

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What women want when they choose shares

Whether men or women make better investors is a contested subject that has been examined at length. When it comes to the differences between men and women in the realm of moneymaking, myths and stereotypes still abound. Research indicates women often get higher returns from shares than men.Credit:Louie Douvis The default cliché, of course, is that men relish risk while […]

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‘I don’t know if they made it up’: Giuliani says New York Times ‘deliberately’ misquoted him

Rudy Giuliani in the East Room of the White House on July 9, 2018, in Washington. (Photo: Saul Loeb, AFP/Getty Images) President Donald Trump’s personal attorney Rudy Giuliani once again appeared to muddy the waters around special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation in an interview in which he ostensibly intended to clear things up.  On Sunday, Giuliani made headlines when he said that […]

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Dems allege they were hacked, likely by Russian intel, after 2018 midterms

DNC files lawsuit over election interference The Democratic National Committee (DNC) claims it was targeted in a cyber attack – likely by Russian intelligence – just days after November's midterm elections. The allegation was revealed in court documents filed overnight Thursday, with the DNC saying the hackers appear to have used the same techniques as the Russian hacking group “Cozy Bear” […]

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Trump warns Google, Twitter, Facebook: 'They better be careful'

Trump: Google is taking advantage of a lot of people President Donald Trump says Google is taking advantage of a lot of people. Shares of Google, Facebook and Twitter traded lower on Tuesday after President Trump accused the tech leaders of bias against conservative voices, warning they are “treading on very, very troubled territory.” Continue Reading Below “Google is really […]

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