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In COVID-19 Response, ICE May Be Misusing a Common Disinfectant in Detention Facilities

IN COVID-19 RESPONSE, ICE MAY BE MISUSING A COMMON DISINFECTANT IN DETENTION FACILITIES

The U.S. government is reportedly harming people held in immigration detention centers with its excessive use of a common disinfectant....

Lebanese PM Hassan Diab announces resignation of entire government amid protests triggered by Beirut explosion

LEBANESE PM HASSAN DIAB ANNOUNCES RESIGNATION OF ENTIRE GOVERNMENT AMID PROTESTS TRIGGERED BY BEIRUT EXPLOSION

Lebanese PM Hassan Diab has officially announced the resignation of his entire government following days of protests sparked by the...

 
 
 
Kodak share price crashes in premarket trade more than 40% after US government loan for $765 million gets put on ice

KODAK SHARE PRICE CRASHES IN PREMARKET TRADE MORE THAN 40% AFTER US GOVERNMENT LOAN FOR $765 MILLION GETS PUT ON ICE

Reuters / Steve Marcus Shares in Eastman Kodak tanked in Monday's premarket trading after the US International Development Corp put...

Greek national security council meets amid Turkey tension

GREEK NATIONAL SECURITY COUNCIL MEETS AMID TURKEY TENSION

ATHENS, Greece - Greece's prime minister convened the government's national security council Monday, after Turkey announced its research...

 
 
 
These 18 big companies made more than $250,000 in profit per employee last year

THESE 18 BIG COMPANIES MADE MORE THAN $250,000 IN PROFIT PER EMPLOYEE LAST YEAR

The world's 500 biggest companies employ some 69.9 million people and together earned a total of $2.06 trillion last year. That translates...

APHIS LISTS PESTS, DISEASES THAT POISE HIGH RISK TO U.S. AGRICULTURE

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service is seeking feedback on its proposed list of pests and...

 
 
 
Malaysia's ex-finance minister charged again in graft case

MALAYSIA'S EX-FINANCE MINISTER CHARGED AGAIN IN GRAFT CASE

PENANG, Malaysia - Malaysia's former finance minister pleaded not guilty Monday to a second corruption charge related to a $1.5 billion...

Ohio governor's conflicting COVID-19 tests raise backlash from skeptics of mask mandates

OHIO GOVERNOR'S CONFLICTING COVID-19 TESTS RAISE BACKLASH FROM SKEPTICS OF MASK MANDATES

The Ohio governor's positive, then negative, tests for COVID-19 have provided fuel for skeptics of government pandemic mandates.

 
 
 
Trump pledged to permanently scrap the payroll taxes used to fund Social Security and Medicare if he wins re-election

TRUMP PLEDGED TO PERMANENTLY SCRAP THE PAYROLL TAXES USED TO FUND SOCIAL SECURITY AND MEDICARE IF HE WINS RE-ELECTION

President Donald Trump vowed on Saturday to scrap the payroll tax, a funding mechanism for Social Security and Medicare, if he wins...

Mitigating Social Media Risks During Company Layoffs

MITIGATING SOCIAL MEDIA RISKS DURING COMPANY LAYOFFS

The Coronavirus/Covid-19 pandemic has triggered a series of events which has destabilized markets and is affecting businesses, large...

 
 
 
CIA analysts reportedly told the White House there's 'no evidence' the Chinese government has accessed TikTok data

CIA ANALYSTS REPORTEDLY TOLD THE WHITE HOUSE THERE'S 'NO EVIDENCE' THE CHINESE GOVERNMENT HAS ACCESSED TIKTOK DATA

CIA analysts told the White House that though it is possible for the Chinese government to access TikTok user data, there is "no evidence"...

Canada hits back, calls Trump most protectionist president ever

CANADA HITS BACK, CALLS TRUMP MOST PROTECTIONIST PRESIDENT EVER

Justin Trudeau's government will hit the U.S. with retaliatory tariffs after President Donald Trump announced plans to impose duties...

 
 
 
Trump implementing a payroll tax cut through executive order would blow a hole in Social Security and Medicare's finances, economists warn

TRUMP IMPLEMENTING A PAYROLL TAX CUT THROUGH EXECUTIVE ORDER WOULD BLOW A HOLE IN SOCIAL SECURITY AND MEDICARE'S FINANCES, ECONOMISTS WARN

Economists are warning that if Trump enacts a payroll tax cut, it would weaken the shaky finances of the Social Security and Medicare...

President Trump Signs Ban on TikTok, WeChat as Government Declares Hostility Towards Chinese Digital Goods and Services

PRESIDENT TRUMP SIGNS BAN ON TIKTOK, WECHAT AS GOVERNMENT DECLARES HOSTILITY TOWARDS CHINESE DIGITAL GOODS AND SERVICES

President Trump has signed an executive order declaring that both TikTok and WeChat will be banned in the United States within 45 days....

 
 
 
US hiring slows in July as signs of lasting damage emerge

US HIRING SLOWS IN JULY AS SIGNS OF LASTING DAMAGE EMERGE

WASHINGTON - U.S. hiring slowed in July as the coronavirus outbreak worsened, and the government's jobs report offered signs Friday...

U.S. government contractor tracked hundreds of millions of users using SDK

U.S. GOVERNMENT CONTRACTOR TRACKED HUNDREDS OF MILLIONS OF USERS USING SDK

A scathing WSJ report has the details... What you need to know As U.S. government contractor embedded tracking software in numerous...

 
 
 
Loan program ends, hard-hit businesses hope for 2nd chance

LOAN PROGRAM ENDS, HARD-HIT BUSINESSES HOPE FOR 2ND CHANCE

NEW YORK - Small businesses are in limbo again as the coronavirus outbreak rages and the government's $659 billion relief program draws...

July Employment Report: 1.8 Million Jobs Added, 10.2% Unemployment Rate

JULY EMPLOYMENT REPORT: 1.8 MILLION JOBS ADDED, 10.2% UNEMPLOYMENT RATE

From the BLS : Total nonfarm payroll employment rose by 1.8 million in July, and the unemployment rate fell to 10.2 percent, the U.S....

 
 
 
Germany will test all arrivals from 'risky' countries like the US as daily new cases top 1,000 for the first time in 3 months

GERMANY WILL TEST ALL ARRIVALS FROM 'RISKY' COUNTRIES LIKE THE US AS DAILY NEW CASES TOP 1,000 FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 3 MONTHS

Germany recorded more than 1,000 daily new coronavirus cases for the first time in three months. There were 1,045 new infections in...

The Latest: Switzerland signs vaccine deal with Moderna

THE LATEST: SWITZERLAND SIGNS VACCINE DEAL WITH MODERNA

GENEVA - The Swiss federal government has struck a deal with Moderna to supply Switzerland with 4.5 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine...