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 2020-10-29 12:43 

UPI

Another 750,000 U.S. workers file new unemployment claims, Labor Dept. says...

More than three quarters of a million U.S. workers have filed for new unemployment benefits, the Labor Department said in its weekly report on Thursday....

 2020-10-29 12:40 

AP

US jobless claims aid fall to 751,000, virus resurges...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell last week to 751,000, the lowest since March, but it's still historically high and indicates the viral pandemic is......

 2020-10-29 12:37 

UPI

U.S. economy grew by 33% during 3rd quarter, Commerce Dept. says...

The U.S. economy expanded by 33% in the period between July and October, the Commerce Department said in a quarterly report Thursday -- roughly in line with what experts predicted....

 2020-10-29 12:32 

UPI

Philadelphia under curfew amid unrest over police killing of Walter Wallace...

Philadelphia was under curfew overnight after two nights of unrest that opposed the police killing of Walter Wallace Jr., a mentally ill Black man, on the city's west side this week....

 2020-10-29 12:31 

Reuters Canada

With ropes and wooden guns, returning Armenians train for war...

When conflict broke out in Nagorno-Karabakh last month, Aghasi Asatryan was thousands of kilometres away in Germany, embarking on a career as an IT specialist....

 2020-10-29 12:21 

AP

Restaurant owners win suit against insurer for COVID losses...

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Two restaurant owners in North Carolina have won a lawsuit they filed accusing their insurance company of not honoring its contract when they had to close their businesses due......

 2020-10-29 12:17 

Reuters Canada

Meghan Markle wins bid to delay court battle with newspaper...

Meghan, the wife of Britain's Prince Harry, won her bid to have a privacy action against a tabloid newspaper delayed after a London court ruled last month the paper could amend its case to include details from a recently published biography....

 2020-10-29 12:15 

UPI

AEW Dynamite: Kenny Omega, Hangman Adam Page reach tournament final...

The AEW World Title Eliminator Tournament continued on Dynamite with former partners Kenny Omega and Hangman Adam Page reaching the final round....

 2020-10-29 12:15 

AP

Trump rule requires health plans to disclose costs up front...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Trying to pull back the veil on health care costs to encourage competition, the Trump administration on Thursday finalized a requirement for insurers to tell consumers up front......

 2020-10-29 12:12 

AP

The Latest: Paris Masters tennis to be held without fans...

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:___The Paris Masters tennis tournament will be held without fans next week as France enters a second......

 2020-10-29 12:06 

Reuters Canada

Contract worker killed at Canada's Trans Mountain Expansion Project site...

A contract worker was fatally injured at a construction site that is part of the government-owned Trans Mountain Expansion Project in Edmonton, Alberta on Oct. 27, the Canada Energy Regulator (CER) said....

 2020-10-29 12:04 

UPI

Fantasy football: A.J. Brown tops Week 8 wide receiver rankings...

A.J. Brown of the Tennessee Titans tops my Week 8 fantasy football wide receiver rankings for 2020....

 2020-10-29 12:03 

UPI

Antonio Brown 'looked fantastic' in Tampa Bay Buccaneers workout...

Head coach Bruce Arians said veteran wide receiver Antonio Brown "looked fantastic" in his first workout session for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers....

 2020-10-29 12:01 

UPI

Hurricane Zeta kills 3, cuts power to almost 2M in U.S. Southeast...

Nearly 2 million homes and businesses in five states were without power early Thursday after Hurricane Zeta arrived over land in Louisiana as a Category 2 storm....

 2020-10-29 12:01 

AP

Report slams UK's Labour Party for tolerating anti-Semitism...

LONDON (AP) — Officials in Britain's opposition Labour Party failed to stamp out anti-Semitism and committed "unlawful acts of harassment and discrimination" against members of the Jewish......

 2020-10-29 12:00 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Three dead as woman beheaded in France, gunman killed in second incident...

A knife-wielding attacker shouting...

 2020-10-29 12:00 

Reuters

[ UK ]

White House advisers warn of 'unrelenting' COVID-19 spread in U.S. Midwest, West...

The White House coronavirus task force is warning of a persistent and broad spread of COVID-19 in the western half of the United States and its members urged aggressive mitigation measures....

 2020-10-29 12:00 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Siemens agrees to sell Flender to Carlyle Group in $2.4 billion deal...

Siemens has agreed to sell its Flender mechanical drives business to U.S. buyout group Carlyle Group for 2.025 billion euros ($2.39 billion), the German engineering group said on Thursday....

 2020-10-29 12:00 

Reuters

[ UK ]

COLUMN-Coronavirus and the great workplace debate: John Kemp...

Decisions on where and how to work are embodied in trillions of dollars of investment worldwide, including the siting of commercial and residential real estate as well as transportation systems and other infrastructure....

 2020-10-29 12:00 

Reuters

[ UK ]

BIGGER PICTURE -U.S. workers fear for future as election, COVID-19 loom...

With businesses closed and coronavirus infections rising, former Californian hotel worker Walter Almendarez said he had no choice but to dig into his savings and go to a food bank for the first time in his life to feed his family....

 2020-10-29 12:00 

Reuters

[ UK ]

RPT-UPDATE 3-Exxon Mobil to keep dividend flat for first time since 1982...

Exxon Mobil Corp on Wednesday kept its fourth-quarter dividend flat at 87 cents a share, signaling 2020 will be the first year since 1982 that the U.S. oil producer has not raised its shareholder payout....

 2020-10-29 11:59 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 1-NYSE-owner ICE Q3 profit beats on virus-driven market volatility...

Intercontinental Exchange Inc, owner of the New York Stock Exchange, beat Street estimates for third-quarter profit on Thursday, boosted by higher trading volumes due to coronavirus-driven volatility in the market....

 2020-10-29 11:59 

UPI

Fantasy football: Clyde Edwards-Helaire among best in Week 8 running back rankings...

Rookie Clyde Edwards-Helaire tops UPI senior sports writer Alex Butler's Week 8 fantasy football running back rankings....

 2020-10-29 11:59 

Reuters

Saudi man arrested in Jeddah after knife attack on guard at French consulate...

A Saudi man was arrested in the Red Sea city of Jeddah after attacking and wounding a security guard with a "sharp tool" at the French consulate on Thursday, local police said....

 2020-10-29 11:59 

Reuters

Three dead as woman beheaded in France, gunman shot dead in second incident...

A knife-wielding attacker shouting "Allahu Akbar" beheaded a woman and killed two other people in a suspected terrorist act at a church in the French city of Nice on Thursday, while a gunman was shot dead by police in a separate incident....

 2020-10-29 11:58 

Reuters

[ UK ]

If Biden wins, what would a U.S. climate change pledge look like?...

If he wins next Tuesday's U.S. presidential election, Joe Biden has pledged to give the country a leading role in global efforts to curb climate change. Experts are wondering how ambitious his plans would be on slashing emissions this decade....

 2020-10-29 11:58 

Reuters

If Biden wins, what would a U.S. climate change pledge look like?...

If he wins next Tuesday's U.S. presidential election, Joe Biden has pledged to give the country a leading role in global efforts to curb climate change. Experts are wondering how ambitious his plans would be on slashing emissions this decade....

 2020-10-29 11:57 

Reuters

[ World ]

India passes bleak landmark of 8 million coronavirus infections...

India crossed a grim milestone of 8 million coronavirus cases on Thursday, with a daily rise of 49,881 infections, health ministry data showed....

 2020-10-29 11:57 

Reuters

Robots get private view of major pop art show...

London's Saatchi gallery is holding a private viewing for robots and humans, allowing people and machines to wander through the wacky world of pop artist Philip Colbert in a show designed to work both digitally and in real life....

 2020-10-29 11:57 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Rise in at-home cooking helps Kraft Heinz beat sales expectations...

Kraft Heinz Co beat quarterly revenue expectations on Thursday, as consumers cooking at home bought more of its packaged foods and condiments....

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