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Unemployment registrations at their lowest since 1969

Unemployment claims last week totaled 199,000 after adjusting for seasonal fluctuations, the lowest level since November 15, 1969. Claims for benefits soared into millions in March 2020 as the pandemic shut down the U.S. economy. Over the next 20 months, claims declined more or less continuously. They peaked at 6.15 …

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The United States has positioned special operations near Ethiopia for possible assistance from the American embassy

The activation of some army rangers from the 1/75 Battalion suggests that the United States is increasingly concerned about the deteriorating security situation as allied armed groups against the Ethiopian government have advanced south in direction of the capital Addis Ababa. In what a defense official with first-hand knowledge of …

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Another accusation of electoral fraud erupts in the face of Republicans

The Hartle mystery is now solved. And it turns out that the fraud was committed by a Republican. Hartle was married to Las Vegas businessman Donald Kirk Hartle, a registered Republican. In November 2020, Hartle Recount Las Vegas 8 News Now (KLAS-TV) said he felt “in disbelief” when he discovered …

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Biden declared “healthy” and “vigorous” after his first presidential physical exam

WASHINGTON – President Biden’s personal physician said on Friday he was a “healthy, vigorous 78-year-old man” who was fit to serve, after the president underwent a comprehensive medical assessment and briefly transferred powers to the vice president so that he could undergo a colonoscopy. Dr Kevin O’Connor, the president’s doctor, …

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Most current covid hotspot countries are opening up, but unevenly

The world has been able to contain the covid-19 pandemic in recent months, with just 3.5 million new cases reported per week now, down 24% since August. This, and improved vaccinations, has prompted many governments to ease restrictions and reopen their economies. However, countries such as the United States, United …

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The Kyle Rittenhouse trial and its verdict

Defense attorney Mark Richards delivered his final argument in Kenosha, Wisconsin on Monday. (Sean Krajacic / Pool / Getty Images) Kyle Rittenhouse sparked the fatal shooting in Kenosha, Wisconsin last year by pointing his AR-15 type gun at Joseph Rosenbaum, prosecutors said Monday during oral argument in his homicide trial. …

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Letters to the Editor | The Economist

November 13, 2021 Listen to this story Your browser does not support the item . Enjoy more audio and podcasts on ios Where Android. Letters are welcome by e-mail at [email protected] Data hoarding You have a rosy view of the use of current, high frequency data in economics, which you …

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