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The main UN compound in Herat, Afghanistan was attacked by "anti-government elements" on Friday and at least one security guard was killed, according to the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan, or...
Treasury slaps sanctions on Cuban police force and its leaders over crackdown on protests
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The rare protests, the largest the communist country has seen since the 1990s, come as the government struggles to contain the coronavirus pandemic.
Friday's jobs report could be a catalyst that helps determine whether markets are volatile or will trade like it's the quiet dog days of August.
Royal Caribbean shares tumble as 6 Covid cases discovered on board a ship, cruise line expands U.S. testing policy
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Royal Caribbean Cruises announced that it will require all guests to test for Covid after several fully-vaccinated guests tested positive.
CDC study shows 74% of people infected in Massachusetts Covid outbreak were fully vaccinated
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Spirit CEO urges employees, passengers to get Covid shots, but says the airline has no mandate
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Spirit Airlines CEO Ted Christie also told CNBC on Friday that leisure travel rebounded “quite quickly," saying the low-cost carrier has had a "very, very busy summer."
Larry Page and Sergey Brin last sold shares in 2017, when their last plan expired. Since then, the stock price has nearly tripled.
Shares of Dole slid 6% in afternoon trading Friday as the company made its return to the public markets.
Scarlett Johansson's agent slams Disney for accusing 'Black Widow' star of disregarding public Covid risks
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Bryan Lourd fired back at Disney for "shamelessly and falsely" accusing Scarlett Johansson of being insensitive about the global coronavirus pandemic.
Walmart's corporate staff as well as management-level employees must be vaccinated against Covid by Oct. 4, according to a memo obtained by CNBC.
Government denies Bezos' protest that NASA wrongly awarded lunar lander contract to only Musk's SpaceX
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The U.S. GAO denied a protest by Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin that NASA wrongly awarded a lucrative astronaut lunar lander contract solely to Elon Musk's SpaceX.
SoftBank-backed Gopuff snags another mega investment, boosting valuation to $15 billion
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Delivery start-up Gopuff has raised new financing that values the company at $15 billion — nearly quadruple its valuation less than a year ago.
Trump tax returns can be released to Congress, DOJ says
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Former President Donald Trump has refused for years to voluntarily disclose his income tax returns. Congress can now see them, the Justice Department said.
The IRS has issued $10 billion in tax refunds on unemployment benefits. Here's why another break is unlikely next year
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The economy has improved and lawmakers are unlikely to offer another tax break to those who collected unemployment benefits this year, experts said.
As Americans slowly return to the office, many are adopting a style that's been called "workleisure" — a more put-together version of the athleisure.
This family traded in their $4,200-a-month mortgage for a $14,000 RV—and they're never going back
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Karen and Sylvester Akpan were paying $4,200 per month for their home in California. Then they took an RV trip that changed the course of their lives.
WHO officials try to figure out why delta is so much dangerous than earlier Covid strains
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MLB suspends Nationals player Starlin Castro for 30 games, team will release him for domestic violence policy violation
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Starlin Castro, an infielder on the Washington Nationals, previously played for the Chicago Cubs, the New York Yankees and the Miami Marlins.
U.S. Covid vaccination rates rise as Americans in hard-hit states rush to get shots amid delta fears
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States with the worst Covid outbreaks are those seeing the largest jumps in vaccination rates across the U.S.
Big Tech dodged impact of Apple’s privacy changes in ‘red hot’ digital ad market... for now
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Earnings showed big tech companies shrugged off any impact so far from Apple's privacy changes, especially as digital ad spend is surging. Q3 may be different.
Vice President Kamala Harris to visit Vietnam and Singapore amid tensions with China
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Vice President Kamala Harris will travel to Singapore and Vietnam next month to strengthen the U.S.'s relationship and economic ties with the Indo-Pacific region, the White House said on Friday.
MicroStrategy CEO defends debt-financed bitcoin buys, compares it to investing early in Facebook
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"If I could borrow $1 billion and buy Facebook a decade ago for 1% interest, I think I would've done quite well," MicroStrategy's Michael Saylor told CNBC.
Amazon urges drivers not to "operate any unsafe vehicles" but drivers say managers encourage them to ignore safety hazards during daily inspections.
Pinterest shares continue to fall following decline in users
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Shares of Pinterest are down after the company's second-quarter results revealed a decline in monthly active users.
"Sheep shearing is mostly a mental game. Doesn't really matter about how strong you are, it's about whether you can hack it for that many hours."
Renters will no longer be protected from eviction come August. But there's still time to apply for federal rental assistance.
The committee cited handwritten notes taken by Richard Donoghue, then the acting deputy attorney general, during a Dec. 27 phone call with Trump and former acting Attorney General Jeffrey Rosen.