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Pandemic Worsens Pension Crisis

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The pandemic is getting worse again

Every available piece of data proves it: The coronavirus pandemic is getting worse again, all across America.The big picture: As the death toll ticks past 212,000, at a moment when containing the virus ought to be easier and more urgent than ever, we are instead giving it a bigger foothold to grow from.And that’s even…

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Netflix’s pandemic growth slows, sending shares tumbling

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Pandemic threatens urban renewal efforts

Skip to main content HomeCoronavirus Updates2020 Election ResultsElectionsNationWorldPoliticsFactcheckEducationInvestigationsHealthWeatherRace in AmericaImpeachmentJust the FAQsTracking 2020Register to VoteVoter GuideAs office workers continue to stay home during the pandemic, cities that were in the middle of downtown comebacks are feeling uncertainty (Oct. 20)AP

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Pandemic causes record spike in collapse of tech startups

A record number of technology startups folded in September, after months of early-stage companies struggling to attract the investment needed to stay afloat By Sebastian Klovig Skelton , Reporter Published: 19 Oct 2020 15:21 More than 1,000 technology startups in the UK have filed for administration, liquidation or dissolution since the start of lockdown, market…

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The coronavirus pandemic is changing which podcasts people are listening to

Even with fewer people commuting to work, Covid-19 couldn’t stop the rise of podcasting. Overall downloads of podcasts in the US have soared in 2020, according to data from podcast measurement company Chartable.Chartable’s data tracks 12,000 podcasts. It found that overall downloads by US listeners in the week ending Sept. 21 were up over 150% from…

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Pandemic wave risks delaying euro zone recovery: ECB’s Panetta

No results matched your search Economy16 hours ago (Oct 17, 2020 11:05AM ET) © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Senior Deputy Governor of the Bank of Italy, Fabio Panetta is seen in his office ahead of his appointment to the European Central Bank’s executive committee FRANKFURT (Reuters) – The risk that the second wave of the coronavirus…

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IMF sees turmoil as pandemic rages on

The world is in desperate need of cooperation and unity to pull out of the coronavirus pandemic and begin what the IMF has termed the “long, difficult ascent” right as its leaders are increasingly focused on nationalism and decoupling.Driving the news: The IMF raised its 2020 global growth outlook, largely because of improved expectations for…

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2021 pandemic budget plan from Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle includes dipping into reserve fund, no tax hikes

Chicago Tribune | Oct 15, 2020 at 5:00 AM Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle listens in as speakers discuss the impact of a potential repeal of the Affordable Care Act during a news conference at Cook County Health in Chicago on Oct. 7, 2020. (Antonio Perez / Chicago Tribune) Cook County Board President Toni…

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It took a pandemic to make QR codes a global sensation

After a decade of mockery and dismissal, QR codes—those little black-and-white square patterns you scan with your phone to pull up a website—are finally having their moment.During the pandemic, when nobody wants to touch anything, reopened restaurants have replaced paper menus with QR codes (and used the digital patterns to rescue soda machines). PayPal and…