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Trump rolled back fuel-economy standards in the US this week to make vehicles 'substantially safer,' but his claims about car safety don't mesh with reality

Trump rolled back fuel-economy standards in the US this week to make vehicles 'substantially safer,' but his claims about car safety don't mesh with reality

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

This week, the Trump administration announced a rollback of stricter fuel-economy regulations from 2012 - a move President Donald Trump lauded as "making cars substantially...
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Gold Ends Week in $1,600 Zone After Epic U.S. Job Losses

2 days ago   |   FXCM

By Barani Krishnan Investing.com - Gold dug its heels into the $1,600 territory on Friday, ending its second week there, as investors turned again to the comfort of safe havens...
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Dow slides 361 points after the US economy loses far more jobs than expected in March

Dow slides 361 points after the US economy loses far more jobs than expected in March

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

US stocks fell Friday after the March jobs report disappointed by a wider margin than expected, ending a record 113-month streak of job growth. The declines reversed gains from...
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America's largest trucking companies won't reveal how - or if - they'll get their drivers home if they get coronavirus, and truckers are terrified

America's largest trucking companies won't reveal how - or if - they'll get their drivers home if they get coronavirus, and truckers are terrified

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Truck drivers are becoming increasingly worried that they won't be able to get home if they get the coronavirus. Business Insider contacted 11 of the largest public trucking...
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An American factory shifted from making outdoor gear to face shields in just 8 days. Here's how

An American factory shifted from making outdoor gear to face shields in just 8 days. Here's how

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

A Maine company that creates outdoor gear has become one of many US factories to pivot to producing urgently needed personal protective equipment for healthcare...
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'Grim, but only the start': Here's what 5 economists have to say about the dismal March jobs report

'Grim, but only the start': Here's what 5 economists have to say about the dismal March jobs report

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Friday's March jobs report showed that the US lost 701,000 jobs, much more than the 100,000 economists expected. The report also didn't include the last two weeks of the month...
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Dow slides after the US economy loses far more jobs than expected in March

Dow slides after the US economy loses far more jobs than expected in March

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

US stocks fell Friday after the March jobs report disappointed by a wider margin than expected, ending a record 113-month streak of job growth. The declines reversed gains from...
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The US economy lost 701,000 jobs in March, even before the worst of the coronavirus shutdown

The US economy lost 701,000 jobs in March, even before the worst of the coronavirus shutdown

2 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

The Bureau of Labor Statistics said nonfarm payrolls contracted by 701,000 in March as the coronavirus forced a widespread US economic shutdown. That marked a sharp decline...
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Wimbledon set to net huge £100m insurance payout after tournament is cancelled

Wimbledon set to net huge £100m insurance payout after tournament is cancelled

3 days ago   |   Daily Mail

It marked the first time since the Second World War that the SW19 Grand Slam tournament was to not go ahead as planned, due to the scale of the coronavirus pandemic.
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VIDEO: African investment landscape - is there a liquidity / risk mitigation mismatch?

3 days ago   |   Trade Finance Global

TFG heard from John Lentaigne, Acting CEO at African Trade Insurance Agency, on the current investment landscape in Africa. Lentaigne spoke on corruption and transparency in...
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FIFA 'extend season indefinitely' allowing 2019/20 Premier League to be finish

FIFA 'extend season indefinitely' allowing 2019/20 Premier League to be finish

World football's governing body will reportedly confirm that they are set to alter the dates of the summer transfer window and allow for contract extensions Read more ...

Bride and groom are bundled into a police car after breaking coronavirus...

Bride and groom are bundled into a police car after breaking coronavirus lockdown in South Africa 

South Africa is on its second week of a nation-wide lockdown to slow the spread of coronavirus. The bride was forced into the back of a police car wearing her wedding dress in... Read more ...

New Shadow Chancellor interrupted by daughter in charming first interview moment

New Shadow Chancellor interrupted by daughter in charming first interview moment

Like millions of us, Anneliese Dodds is stuck working from home in coronavirus lockdown - and she kept calm and collected when daughter Isabella burst into the room Read more ...

Tiger at Bronx Zoo tests positive for coronavirus after ‘being infected by...

Tiger at Bronx Zoo tests positive for coronavirus after ‘being infected by asymptomatic keeper'

A TIGER at New York's Bronx Zoo has tested positive for the coronavirus, in what is thought to be the world's first case of a big cat contracting the disease. Nadia, a... Read more ...

Coronavirus: Dorothy Henderson Lodge resident dies as Australia's COVID-19...

Coronavirus: Dorothy Henderson Lodge resident dies as Australia's COVID-19 death toll climbs

The latest fatality takes the nation's death toll to 41, including 12 people who disembarked the ill-fated Ruby Princess cruise liner on March 19. Read more ...

No room for Robbie Keane on Stephen Kenny's Republic of Ireland backroom team

No room for Robbie Keane on Stephen Kenny's Republic of Ireland backroom team

The FAI and Robbie Keane are set for tense talks on a severance package after he was left out off a new-look management team named by new senior team boss Stephen Kenny. Read more ...

Boy, 5, dies falling from trailer in tragic farming accident

Boy, 5, dies falling from trailer in tragic farming accident

Gardai were called to the scene in Co Roscommon, Ireland, at around 5.40pm on Sunday evening Read more ...

Nico Rosberg: Lewis Hamilton, Michael Schumacher in his top five F1 drivers

Nico Rosberg: Lewis Hamilton, Michael Schumacher in his top five F1 drivers

Former world champion and Sky F1 pundit Nico Rosberg has named the five drivers he believes should be considered the greatest of all time. Read more ...

‘It Got Really, Really Scary': Pink Opens Up About Coronavirus Battle...

‘It Got Really, Really Scary': Pink Opens Up About Coronavirus Battle Revealing Three-Year-Old Son Is Still Recovering

Pink has revealed that she and her three-year-old son are still recovering after testing positive for Covid-19. Last week, the US singer and her son, Jameson, tested positive... Read more ...

What is mandatory sentencing, as Kim Kardashian speaks out against it in The...

What is mandatory sentencing, as Kim Kardashian speaks out against it in The Justice Project documentary?

Caption: When is Kim Kardashian West: The Justice Project on and is it available to watch in the UK? We're set to see a very different side to Kim Kardashian in her new... Read more ...