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Stopping virus a huge challenge at crowded US meat plants

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Daily reports of giant meat-processing plants closing because workers tested positive for the coronavirus have called into question whether slaughterhouses can remain virus-free.According to experts, the answer may be no.Given...

Many small businesses say loans won’t get them to rehire

WASHINGTON (AP) — Some small businesses that obtained a highly-coveted government loan say they won’t be able to use it to bring all their laid-off workers back, even though that is what the program...

Banks: New $310B for small businesses likely already used up

NEW YORK (AP) — The more than $300 billion set aside to replenish the emergency loan program for small businesses impacted by the coronavirus pandemic is likely already all spoken for, banking industry groups...

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___Many small businesses say loans won’t get them to rehireWASHINGTON (AP) — Some small businesses that obtained a highly-coveted government loan say they won’t be able to use it to bring all their laid-off...

News outlets, long resistant to government help, take loans

NEW YORK (AP) — The idea of taking government money was once anathema to news organizations that guarded their independence, but attitudes change when survival is at stake.Axios disclosed to readers of its daily...

Protesting Without Gathering, Tenant Organizers Get Creative

The dented Honda minivan pulled onto the shoulder of Interstate 70, just outside downtown Kansas City, Mo. Jenay Manley, in the passenger’s seat, had brought along her sister and their children to protest the...

Airlines and Automakers Consider Plans to Bring Workers Back: Live Updates

Here’s what you need to know:Asian markets opened mixed as investors wait for answers. Industry executives consider how to reopen.South Korea’s economy undergoes the largest contraction since the 2008 financial crisis.Back in charge at...

Banks Gave Richest Clients ‘Concierge Treatment’ for Pandemic Aid

The federal government’s $349 billion aid program for small businesses devastated by the coronavirus pandemic was advertised as first-come, first-served. As many business owners found out, it was anything but.That’s because some of the...

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Airlines ask WHO to back quarantine-free travel for vaccinated passengers

The airline industry has called on the World Health Organization to rule...

Trading platforms are limiting trades of GameStop and other companies.

Retail stockbrokers placed restrictions on Wednesday on trading of GameStop, AMC Entertainment Holdings and other securities as the companies have become the center of...

Apple dials up a sales record as it makes $111bn in just three months  

Apple dials up a sales record as it makes $111bn in just three months: Tech giant boosted as demand for iPhones smashes expectationsBy Matt...

UK car production slumps 30% in worst 12 months since 1984  

Pandemic hits UK car industry: Production slumps 30% in worst 12 months since 1984By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 21:51...

Tesla shares slide after disappointing Wall Street on profit, margin

Tesla Inc. reported a lower-than-expected fourth-quarter profit and lower margins, a result...

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