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In Largest Strike Yet, Amazon Workers Call In Sick Over Unsafe Working Conditions

In Largest Strike Yet, Amazon Workers Call In Sick Over...

"No worker should be subjected to unsafe conditions at work. And no worker should...

Main Street bailout rewards U.S. restaurant chains, firms in rural states

Main Street bailout rewards U.S. restaurant chains, firms...

(Reuters) - Now a picture is emerging of who got the money. More than 25% of the...

Canceling Student Loan Debt Isn’t Just the Right Thing to Do

Canceling Student Loan Debt Isn’t Just the Right Thing...

Forty-five million Americans hold a whopping $1.6 trillion in student loan debt....

U.S. retail sales collapse as coronavirus keeps consumers at home

U.S. retail sales collapse as coronavirus keeps consumers...

(Reuters) - U.S. retail sales suffered a record drop in March as mandatory business...

Why the Stock Market Is Healthy as Americans Die

Why the Stock Market Is Healthy as Americans Die

“We should take the recent jump to mean that investors are betting that Congress...

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Federal Reserve unveils details of $2.3 trillion in programs to help support the economy

Federal Reserve unveils details of $2.3 trillion in programs...

The programs also direct expanded credit to small businesses, households and state...

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Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says US could be open for business in May

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says US could be open for business...

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said that he believed it was possible that the...

Amazon and Instacart delivery is a coronavirus goldmine. Workers need to use that leverage.

Amazon and Instacart delivery is a coronavirus goldmine....

Despite filling roles that are essential to modern life, many American workers remain...

A Payday Loan Chain Is Defying State Shutdowns to Collect Debts in a Pandemic

A Payday Loan Chain Is Defying State Shutdowns to Collect...

Surprise, surprise: The CEO is a big Trump fan.

Coronavirus goes to court: After lives and livelihoods come the lawsuits

Coronavirus goes to court: After lives and livelihoods...

The coronavirus pandemic is imperiling more than lives and livelihoods. It's also...

Debt Collection Industry Deems Itself Essential to

Debt Collection Industry Deems Itself Essential to "Financial...

DEBT COLLECTORS, facing growing demands to freeze the collection of debt across...

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Weekly jobless claims jump to 281,000 ahead of surge in coronavirus layoffs

Weekly jobless claims jump to 281,000 ahead of surge in...

Jobless claims rose to 281,000 last week, reflecting only the first indications...