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Fauci tells Americans to ‘hunker down’ this fall and winter: ‘It’s not easy’
Coronovirus cases remain ‘unacceptably high’ as schools and restaurants reopen, and flu season arrives
My fiance wants me to give my padded six a job in order to work in his cushion company. Should I ask him to pay me?
‘Is it fair that I ask for salary, or if he continues to pay for everything just help him grow the business?’
Two teachers face a difficult choice: one welcomes ‘normality’, while the other feels that ‘anger’. COVID-19 has fundamentally changed my feelings about the school
Schools have many different plans, and teachers hold different views about whether they want to return to the classroom.
Here’s how homeowners and new buyers are taking advantage of record-low mortgage rates
Millennials drive the buyers market, while Gen Xers look at refinancing, writes Sanjeev Das.
‘An epidemic should be a wake-up call.’ Research suggests neighborhoods are considered more vulnerable to COVID-19
People who live in historically renovated neighborhoods are more likely to have chronic diseases, which may lead to worse outcomes from COVID-19.
Trump announced a deal that would normalize relations between Israel and Bahrain
Bahrain has become the latest Arab nation to agree to normalize relations with Israel as part of a broader diplomatic push by President Donald Trump and his administration to fully integrate the Jewish state into the Middle East.
TikTok Saves My Business: Candy retailer COVID-19 finds Internet fame as a pivot
The Tickcock video helped Candy Me Up keep going after hurting his catering business.
Try this vermouth for your next ‘quarantine’
Noilly Prat, a French favorite, is back in style.
The weekend reads: Demand for a retirement ‘utopia’
Also, Joe Biden’s 401 (k) plan, plus investment in electric cars – beyond Tesla.
The CDC report stated that people who tested positive for COVID-19 were twice as likely to report eating at a restaurant recently
Indoor food is coming back to NYC – here’s why you want to think twice about it.
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The UK trade deal with Japan is more morale boosting than defining the moment for the UK economy
Britain and Japan announced on Friday that they had reached an agreement on a trade deal, which raises hopes of Britain being able to strike similar agreements.
COVID-19 pandemic is about to enter its most treacherous phase
The notion that we are the worst past of the epidemic can be dangerously mistaken. In fact, the more dangerous phase of the crisis may actually result in this decline.
Analysts say West Bern, Coastline is threatened and Trump and Biden are too quiet on climate change
Warm and dry conditions are raising deadly Western American fires and raising fresh alarms on the impact of climate change on natural disasters – moreover, it appears, from presidential opponents Donald Trump and Joe Biden.
Trump may beat Biden, analyst says – look for ‘a big Q3 GDP figure’, a strong first debate
While betting markets and surveys suggest that Democratic challenger Joe Biden is coming on November 3, an analyst is suggesting that President Donald Trump may post an astonishing victory just like in 2016.
US annual budget deficit is above $ 3 trillion for the first time since coronarvirus relief
The US budget deficit peaked at $ 200 billion in August and placed a record $ 3 trillion total gap for the current fiscal year, reflecting the huge increase in government spending to sustain the economy during the coronovirus epidemic.