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STIMULUS checks "could be here to stay and even replace social welfare handouts," one financial expert has suggested. An assistant professor of finance at Stony…View More Push for recurring stimulus checks 'to be sent out FOREVER and replace social welfare handouts'
Derek Chauvin, the former police officer who was convicted of murdering George Floyd, is being held in isolation for 23 hours a day in a…View More George Floyd’s killer Derek Chauvin held in isolation for 23-hours-a-day in maximum security prison
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The fate of Derek Chauvin is now in the hands of 12 jurors. Selected after an exhaustive process, a dozen Minnesotans – six white, six…View More George Floyd: Jury in Derek Chauvin trial out to consider verdict – this is what happens next
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CHRIS Hogan is a radio host who has left the company owned by Christian financial guru Dave Ramsey. Hogan was believed to have a promising…View More What happened to radio host Chris Hogan?
By Juliana Kim [Want to get New York Today by email? Here’s the sign-up.] It’s Thursday. Weather: A nice, warm day reaching about 70, and…View More The Uncertain Recovery of Manhattan’s Chinatown
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RAPTI SONARI, NEPAL (NYTIMES) – Sapana dreamt of becoming a government official. Each night, in her hut along a bumpy dirt road, the 17-year-old lit…View More In Nepal and across the world, child marriage is rising