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Wednesday December 2nd, 2020 10:04PM
The Latest: UN to open special session on coronavirus crisis
Nearly 100 world leaders and several dozen ministers are slated to speak at the U.N. General Assembly’s special session starting Thursday on the response to COVID-19 and the best path to recovery from the pandemic which has claimed 1.5 million lives, shattered economies in countries rich and poor
8:46PM ( 42 minutes ago )
Survey finds race- and sex-based harassment 'common' at FEMA
More than a quarter of employees at the Federal Emergency Management Agency say they have been harassed or discriminated against based on their gender or race
8:24PM ( 1 hour ago )
Pasadena bucks Los Angeles County to offer alfresco dining
The city of Pasadena has kept outdoor dining open despite Los Angeles County restricting restaurants to takeout to reduce the spread of the coronavirus
8:04PM ( 1 hour ago )
France and UN rally aid for Lebanon, urge political reforms
France and the United Nations have vowed to keep providing humanitarian aid to the Lebanese people but urged the country’s leaders to form a new government as a political deadlock has blocked billions of dollars in assistance for the cash-strapped country
7:47PM ( 1 hour ago )
Nearly 100 world leaders to speak at UN session on COVID-19
Nearly 100 world leaders and several dozen ministers are slated to speak at the U.N. General Assembly’s special session starting Thursday on the response to COVID-19 and the best path to recovery from the pandemic which has claimed 1.5 million lives, shattered economies, and left tens of millions of people unemployed in countries rich and poor
7:46PM ( 1 hour ago )
The Latest: CDC chief says US faces pandemic's hardest time
The head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention predicts the country is about to go through “the most difficult time in the public health history of the nation.”
7:44PM ( 1 hour ago )
Voting for ‘people’s choice’ Gainesville holiday lights display now open
Though the pandemic has canceled several traditional holiday events in Gainesville, members of the community can still celebrate the season by voting for their favorite local holiday lights display.
11:07AM ( 10 hours ago )
AAA: Georgia gasoline prices tick upward in the past week
Georgia drivers found slightly higher prices at state gas pumps compared to a week ago, according to AAA-The Auto Club South.
6:34AM ( 2 days ago )
Three-story mural to adorn side of newly-renovated Suwanee court building
The newly-renovated Suwanee municipal court building will soon feature a three-story mural on the outside of the facility.
7:34AM ( 4 days ago )
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The Latest: CDC head backs panel on initial vaccine use
The head of the CDC has signed off on an expert panel’s recommendation that health care workers and nursing 凯发k8地址home residents be the first to get coronavirus vaccinations when shots become available
6:48PM ( 2 hours ago )
Biden, top Democrats swing behind bipartisan virus aid bill
President-elect Joe Biden has swung behind a bipartisan COVID-19 relief effort
6:34PM ( 2 hours ago )
Fed reports slowing US economic activity due to virus surge
A Federal Reserve survey of business conditions around the country has found that economic activity in several regions slowed in November as coronavirus cases surged
6:20PM ( 3 hours ago )
AP Business - Economy Archive
The Economy
Waiting for passengers, American puts Boeing Max in the air
American Airlines is taking members of the media on a Boeing 737 Max as it tries to convince travelers that the plane is safe
7:04PM ( 2 hours ago )
Who did it? TV viewers intrigued by HBO's 'The Undoing'
HBO's ‘The Undoing’ proved that it's still possible for a word-of-mouth hit to emerge in today's fragmented world of television and streaming
5:55PM ( 3 hours ago )
Vaccine 1st puts spotlight on German pharma company BioNTech
News that British regulators have granted emergency ization to the first rigorously tested coronavirus vaccine marked a turning point in the global effort curb the pandemic
5:03PM ( 4 hours ago )
AP Business - Corporate News Archive
Corporate News
EU digital boss: New rules to curb big tech aim for fairness
The European Union is set to propose new laws to rein in the power of big tech companies, including measures to ensure customers are protected, smaller rivals are treated fairly, and illegal content is dealt with
10:10AM ( 1 month ago )
UK says Instagram to crack down on hidden influencer ads
British regulators said Friday that Instagram will clamp down on “hidden advertising” by social media influencers
9:08AM ( 1 month ago )
Andrew Yang takes lead in California data privacy measure
Californians will vote on whether to expand their data privacy rights in a Nov. 3 ballot measure that would also amend a law that took effect earlier this year
11:30AM ( 1 month ago )
AP Business - Consumer News Archive
Consumer News
Tyson suspends Iowa plant managers amid virus betting claim
Tyson Foods has suspended top officials at its largest pork plant and launched an investigation into allegations that they bet on how many workers would get infected during a widespread coronavirus outbreak
6:07PM ( 1 week ago )
Pilgrim's Pride reaches plea deal on chicken price-fixing
Pilgrim’s Pride Corp. has reached a plea agreement with the U.S. government over charges of price-fixing in the chicken industry
11:38AM ( 1 month ago )
The Latest: Gov. Cuomo won’t let NYC reopen restaurants
Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he won’t let New York City reopen its restaurants for indoor dining until the city has a plan to monitor and ensure they’re following regulations for coronavirus prevention
2:10PM ( 2 months ago )
AP Business - Poultry & Egg Archive
Poultry & Egg Industry
The Latest: Austrian defense minister infected with virus
Austria’s defense minister has tested positive for the new coronavirus, becoming the second member of the country’s Cabinet to be infected
11:57AM ( 3 days ago )