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November 17, 2020 - 5:53 pm
Kansas officials say the state can't help at least half of the struggling small businesses seeking relief because of the coronavirus pandemic.
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Senate Judiciary Committee
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November 17, 2020 - 1:36 pm
Concha: 'Tired' of seeing CEOs grilled at tech hearings but then 'nothing happens'
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United Airlines
November 17, 2020 - 10:22 am
By GENEVIEW SHAW BROWN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- For even the most experienced travelers, getting on a plane during a pandemic is bound to give pause. One airline is attempting to ease travelers' minds by testing each passenger for COVID-19 just prior to boarding. On Monday, everyone on United flight...
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FILE - In this Nov. 5, 2020 file photo, a woman pushes a shopping cart to enter a Walmart in Rolling Meadows, Ill. Walmart turned out another stellar quarter as the world’s largest retailer powers through a pandemic that has felled other national chains. The Bentonville, Arkansas-based retailer delivered a 56% increase in its fiscal third-quarter profits while revenue rose 5.3%. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)
November 17, 2020 - 9:33 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart turned out another stellar quarter as the world’s largest retailer powers through a pandemic that has felled other national chains. But sales at stores opened at least a year slowed in the three months that ended with October compared with earlier this year as the pandemic...
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November 17, 2020 - 9:23 am
By KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- For families and friends planning a virtual Thanksgiving, Zoom is making it easier to stay online and celebrate as long as you want. The video communications company announced it will waive the 40-minute time limit that restricts free accounts from hosting...
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November 17, 2020 - 8:25 am
By KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Food brands continue to innovate with more products for consumers with celiac disease, gluten intolerance or gluten sensitivities. Now, Oreo has some sweet news for cookie fans with dietary restrictions. The beloved cocoa and creme sandwich cookies will be...
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November 17, 2020 - 8:17 am
By JEANETTE TORRES-PEREZ, ABC News (WOONSOCKET, R.I.) -- CVS customers now have a new way to pay for their goods -- and it doesn’t involve taking out their wallets. The pharmacy chain announced on Monday that it will begin accepting contactless payments at check out via PayPal or Venmo. The change...
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November 17, 2020 - 7:55 am
By AARON KATERSKY, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Purdue Pharma, the makers of OxyContin, is seeking bankruptcy court approval Tuesday regarding a settlement with the Justice Department that includes a guilty plea and $8 billion in penalties. “The proposed settlement with the Department of Justice should...
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November 16, 2020 - 10:18 am
It's a concept straight out of a sci-fi film — music and sounds beamed straight into your head, no headphones required.
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November 16, 2020 - 10:03 am
By KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Shopping, prepping and cooking all the ingredients needed to make Thanksgiving dinner can already feel like a daunting undertaking, and now even more so amid the pandemic. This year, more companies, grocery stores and even restaurants have created meal kits...
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