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    Stocks rise after three days of losses, Bitcoin drops 11%

    Stocks were posting strong gains in early trading Thursday, following three days of losses and the biggest one-day drop in the S&P 500 since February

    US unemployment claims drop to 473,000, a new pandemic low

    Layoffs have slowed further with economy strengthening.

    McDonald's raising US workers' pay in company-owned stores

    McDonald’s is raising pay at 650 company-owned stores in the U.S. as part of its push to hire thousands of new workers in a tight labor market

    Global stock markets sink as inflation worries mount

    Global stock markets have fallen for a second day, following Wall Street lower as worries about inflation mount

    Why restaurants are having a hard time finding staff right now

    Restaurants nationwide have been reporting staff shortages in recent weeks, and the reasons are myriad.

    Gas prices hit $3 a gallon for 1st time in nearly 7 years amid...

    Federal authorities have urged for calmness and against panic-buying.

    As chip shortage goes on, cars are scarce and prices are up

    Automakers are cutting production as they grapple with a global shortage of computer chips, and that's making dealers nervous

    Consumer prices spiked 4.2% year-over-year in April

    The latest data comes amid mounting inflation fears from investors.

    Panel suggests WHO should have more power to stop pandemics

    A panel of independent experts who reviewed the World Health Organization’s response to the coronavirus pandemic has published its final report, listing an array of recommendations about how the world can better prepare for another

    US job openings soar to highest level on record

    U.S. employers posted a record number of available jobs in March, illustrating starkly the desperation of businesses seeking to find new workers as the economy expands

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    Schools Are Deciding What The New CDC Mask Guidelines Mean For The Classroom

    It is unclear what impact this will have on teachers, staff and students in the near term. In some states, masks in schools are...

    Nine people injured in shooting that Rhode Island police say was between feuding groups

    Nine people in Rhode Island's capital were injured in a shooting Thursday, Providence Police Chief Hugh Clement said during a news conference.

    Maldives was a Bollywood bolthole during India's second wave. Now wealthy Indians are shut...

    Maldives has banned tourists from South Asia, cutting off an escape route for wealthy Indians fleeing their own country's Covid-19 crisis.