One-stop operator Vickie Gregorio with the Heartland Workforce Solutions talks to a jobseeker outside the workforce office in Omaha, Nebraska, July 15, 2020.
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Another 963,000 unemployed workers filed for jobless compensation last week, Labor Department reports
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Thu, 08/13/2020 - 09:46
FILE - In this Aug. 6, 2020, file photo, Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., speaks during a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental…
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Concerns about Republican Sen. Ron Johnson's investigation are likely to escalate following an intelligence assessment from last week that says Russia is working to denigrate Democratic presidential candidate
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Thu, 08/13/2020 - 10:29
Hialeah Fire Department Firefighter-Paramedic Laura Nemoga, right, winces as medical assistant Jesus Vera performs a COVID-19 test, Aug. 6, 2020, at Hialeah Fire Station #1, in Hialeah, Florida.
Says deputies will be allowed to wear them in certain situations
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Thu, 08/13/2020 - 10:16
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, right, accompanied by White House chief of staff Mark Meadows, left, leave a meeting with…
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White House and Congress are far apart on size, scope and approach on relief for households, schools and a national strategy to contain virus
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Thu, 08/13/2020 - 09:43
PORTLAND, OR - AUGUST 10: Portland police and Oregon State Patrol officers work together to arrest a protester in front of the…
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Nightly demonstrations have taken place in the city for several months
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Thu, 08/13/2020 - 05:18
Medical staff prepare to take a COVID-19 tests at a drive through community based assessment centre in Christchurch, New…
New outbreak in Auckland ended country’s 102-day period of no new community transmissions
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Thu, 08/13/2020 - 04:33
(FILES) In this file photo taken on June 30, 2019, North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un (L) and US President Donald Trump shake…
Book by journalist Bob Woodward offers look at 25 Trump-Kim letters
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Thu, 08/13/2020 - 04:03
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, left, and Slovenia's Foreign Minister Anze Logar sign an agreement on fifth-generation internet technology as Slovenia's Prime Minister Janez Jansa stands at center, in Bled, Aug. 13, 2020.
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Agreement is the latest pledge secured by US to effectively exclude Chinese companies from sector
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Thu, 08/13/2020 - 03:28
In this photo released by Colombia's Prosecutor's Press Office, a police officer and a soldier flank Mark Grennon, second left,…
Prosecutors say 7 Americans died from using their product
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Thu, 08/13/2020 - 00:43
First lady Melania Trump receives an Indian Health Service (IHS) Task Force briefing on "Protecting Native American Children in…
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It's the fourth of seven offices that are being established across the country as part of the Operation Lady Justice Task Force
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Wed, 08/12/2020 - 22:04
President Donald Trump prepares to sign four executive orders during a news conference at the Trump National Golf Club in…
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The U.S. Chamber of Commerce concerned move may not be workable
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Wed, 08/12/2020 - 21:22
Members of the 'Wall of Moms' protest group lock arms as they are tear-gassed by federal officers during a Black Lives Matter…
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Officials said they're testing for pollutants that are found in crowd control agents such as the heavy metals zinc, lead, copper and chromium
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Wed, 08/12/2020 - 20:59
Democratic presidential candidate Biden and vice presidential candidate Harris hold first joint campaign appearance as a ticket in Wilmington, Delaware
Female candidates face more scrutiny on appearance, qualifications, ambition, tone of voice, than their male counterparts
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Thu, 08/13/2020 - 06:49
Women walk through al-Hol displacement camp in Hasaka governorate, Syria April 1, 2019. REUTERS/Ali Hashisho - RC17E5312D40
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Top US general in Middle East says deficient deradicalization efforts risk having to conquer self-proclaimed caliphate 'all over again'
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Wed, 08/12/2020 - 19:01
President Donald Trump speaks at a news conference in the James Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House, Tuesday, Aug. 11,…
Voters cast ballots in five states to pick candidates for the November general election
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Wed, 08/12/2020 - 14:50