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JPMorgan reportedly stops paying for junior staff’s Ubers to work amid COVID-19

JPMorgan Chase will not pay for junior sales and trading staff to take an Uber to work, reversing actions the bank took after the COVID-19 pandemic to help staff feel comfortable about commuting to work, Bloomberg News reported. The change was communicated by managers last week, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday, citing people with knowledge of...
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Anaheim City Council approves $150-million cash stadium sale to Angels owner
The council votes 5-2 to sell the stadium and surrounding land to Angels owner Arte Moreno in a deal designed to keep the team in town through 2050.
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'The Lion King 2': All We Know About Barry Jenkins' New Movie
"The Lion King 2" has been announced as an upcoming project for "Moonlight" director Barry Jenkins, with a script that is said to explore the origin story of Mufasa.
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Meghan Markle Says Comments Are 'Not Controversial' After Donald Trump Spat
The Duchess of Sussex claimed "what ends up being inflammatory is people's interpretation" after following calls to be stripped of her titles over her election remarks.
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Pandemic Hits Black and Latino Families Harder Financially, Poll Finds
More than 60 percent of U.S. households with children reported serious money problems, but the pain was far worse for Black and Latino parents. Here’s the latest.
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5 things to know for September 30: Debate, coronavirus, shutdown, economy, Amnesty
Here's what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and On with Your Day.
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James Comey testifies before Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday
Former FBI Director James Comey faces off with Senate Republicans on Wednesday over the FBI's 2016 Russia investigation in a hearing that's being held fewer than six weeks before the 2020 presidential election.
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Trump vs. Biden: The First Presidential Debate
The matchup was defined not by the usual differences in policy, personality or style but by a level of personal attacks unheard-of in modern American politics.
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Arnaud Jerald: Record-breaking free diver explains the thrill of exploring ocean depths
For many, the idea of diving 100 meters below the ocean surface without an oxygen tank could induce a panic attack.
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Record-breaking free diver explains the thrill of exploring ocean depths
For many, the idea of diving 100 meters below the ocean surface without an oxygen tank could induce a panic attack.
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Endorsement: Yes on Proposition 25 to end bail and the poverty penalty
Prop. 25 would end the bail industry in California and the use of wealth or poverty to determine whether a person accused of a crime stays in jail or goes home before trial.
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Letters to the Editor: A Holocaust survivor's story shows just how ridiculous mask refusers are
The story of Holocaust survivor Dr. William Good stands in stark contrast to Americans who don't want to make any sacrifices to beat COVID-19.
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Why pocket listings promote a discriminatory real estate market
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A family raised $20,000 in tips for their 89-year-old pizza deliveryman
Delivery man Derlin Newey, 89, who had never seen TikTok, became one of its stars when a customer posted a video of him delivering a pizza.
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A closer look at Congo’s Islamist rebels
Claims about links to the Islamic State may hamper civilian protection.
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Op-Ed: Trump profoundly damaged our civil rights. Here's how Biden can begin restoring them
The Trump administration has deeply damaged our civil rights laws. Here are urgent actions a Biden-Harris administration should take to reinvigorate civil rights enforcement.
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Letters to the Editor: How will California power all those electric vehicles? With the sun
A reader who drives electric vehicles says her home solar system provides more than enough energy to power her cars and her home.
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Andrew McCarthy: Russian intel alleges Hillary Clinton orchestrated collusion hoax to distract from emails
Hillary Clinton personally signed off on the Russiagate farce to distract attention from her email scandal, according to a Russian intelligence analysis that was obtained by U.S. intelligence agencies in July 2016.
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Letters to the Editor: Amy Coney Barrett is a particular kind of Catholic. Others are much more liberal
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Maryland suburb steps up response to covid-19 in Latino communities
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Gruesome details revealed in trial of son accused of killing, dissolving parents
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Watch Joe Biden’s Standout Debate Moments [Video]
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AOC responds after Biden says Green New Deal ‘not my plan’ during debate
U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez issued a toned-down reaction Tuesday night after Democratic nominee Joe Biden separated himself from the multitrillion-dollar Green New Deal, her signature legislative proposal.
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One Woman’s Oddly Inspiring Movie About Killing Her Dad
In the delightful Dick Johnson Is Dead, a filmmaker and her father act out his impending demise.
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Louisiana Man Hid in Teen Girl's Bedroom Closet for More Than a Month, Police Say
The 36-year-old man had traveled from Florida after meeting the girl online, say detectives.
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'South Park' Pandemic Special: When and Where to Watch Online and on TV
"South Park" is about to deal with COVID-19 in its own unique way with a pandemic special, set to air this week on Comedy Central.
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Here are the words people looked up after the first presidential debate
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What Donald Trump Tweeted After Fiery Presidential Debate With Joe Biden
President Trump sent a series of tweets and re-tweets following the first presidential debate of the 2020 election.
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2020 NBA Finals: Why Miami Heat Will Have to Make History to Stop Los Angeles Lakers
The Heat aim to become only the third team in NBA history to win the Finals despite being seeded outside the top three in their conference.
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Jackets, tights and Rafa in sleeves: Welcome to the cold, dreary 2020 French Open
Cool, damp weather in Paris means short skirts and sleeveless tops have made way for leggings and bulky jackets.
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US voters agree first debate not 'presidential'
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New luxury apartments at D.C.'s Buzzard Point offer amenities and water view
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Police Driver Appears to Give BLM Protesters the Finger Outside Presidential Debate
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Free diving 112 meters into the depths
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UK, Canada sanction Belarus over 'rigged' election, treatment of protesters
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Shaun King Says 'Bernie Would've Crushed Trump' after Messy Presidential Debate
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AP Analysis: Contentious clashes fill debate
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Covid-19 cases surged among college-aged people just as universities reopened, studies say
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Scientists Say They Know Why Killer Whales Are Attacking Boats Off the Coast of Spain
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Klopp is Liverpool's 'German Scouser,' Carragher tells Quest
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Senate on track to vote on stopgap bill to prevent shutdown ahead of midnight deadline
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New York City's positivity rate tops 3% amid 'alarming increase' in COVID-19 cases
NYC reported its highest daily positivity rate since June on Tuesday, as elementary schools started welcoming students back and a day before indoor dining returned.
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Trump, Biden get nasty in first presidential debate
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House GOP China task force releases report on combating Chinese Communist Party: 'The U.S. must act decisively'
House Republicans Wednesday will release the results of their monthslong probe into the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) and how the U.S. can turnaround a "failed" engagement strategy that has put Americans' safety and prosperity at risk. 
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'Boys in the Band' cast says gay slurs hurtful, but necessary for authenticity
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Everything coming to Amazon Prime Video in October 2020
Those looking for a family-friendly Halloween show can stream “Bug Diaries Halloween Special.”
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More city dwellers embracing camping, outdoors with mixed results
Camping converts say that the hassles are worth it.
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