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City offers furloughed workers help with taxes, bills

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The federal government shutdown has prompted Virginia's second-largest city to offer help to furloughed federal employees. The city of Norfolk said in a statement Friday that it's offering assistance through...
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Child Care: 1 More Way Some Federal Workers Struggle During Shutdown

Child Care: 1 More Way Some Federal Workers Struggle During Shutdown

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Many child care centers in federal buildings affected by the partial government shutdown are also shuddered, leaving parents few options when it comes to their kids. (Image credit: Krisanapong Detraphiphat/Getty Images)
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Child Care: 1 More Way Some Federal Workers Struggle During Shutdown

Child Care: 1 More Way Some Federal Workers Struggle During Shutdown

One year ago   |   By

Many child care centers in federal buildings affected by the partial government shutdown are also shuddered, leaving parents few options when it comes to their kids. (Image credit: Krisanapong Detraphiphat/Getty Images)
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Pentagon orders US Army to prepare its military police for Minneapolis...

Pentagon orders US Army to prepare its military police for Minneapolis protest duty, according to report

The Pentagon ordered the Army to ready military police for deployment to Minneapolis amid riots incited by the death of George Floyd, a senior Pentagon official told The... Read more ...

In outrage over black deaths, Trump tries on messages for everyone

In outrage over black deaths, Trump tries on messages for everyone

President Donald Trump is throwing himself into a culture war he has long stoked, and a battle for voters he has eagerly pursued, as he navigates national outrage over the... Read more ...

Mark Zuckerberg says he had a 'visceral negative reaction' to Trump's post...

Mark Zuckerberg says he had a 'visceral negative reaction' to Trump's post about shooting protesters but says the post will stay on Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg has broken his silence on Donald Trump's warning about "shooting" protesters to say that while he had a "visceral negative reaction to it," Facebook will not... Read more ...

Trump claimed he didn't know about the racist origins of his 'when the...

Trump claimed he didn't know about the racist origins of his 'when the looting starts, the shooting starts' remarks in light of the escalating violence amid the George Floyd protests

President Donald Trump claimed he didn't know about the racist meaning when he quoted, "when the looting starts, the shooting starts," in light of instances of escalating... Read more ...

In A Bone To Evangelicals, CDC Drops Warning About COVID-19 Risks In Choirs

In A Bone To Evangelicals, CDC Drops Warning About COVID-19 Risks In Choirs

The federal health agency backs off its guideline even though a single choir practice in Washington state infected 52 people and led to 2 deaths. Read more ...

Minneapolis George Floyd police killing protested in Boston

Minneapolis George Floyd police killing protested in Boston

Several hundred people turned out in a South End park, saying they were protesting police brutality in the wake of the death of a black man in police custody in... Read more ...

White House partially locked down as nationwide George Floyd protests spread...

White House partially locked down as nationwide George Floyd protests spread to D.C

The Secret Service partially sealed off the White House grounds Friday amid nationwide protests following the death of an African-American man in Minneapolis police... Read more ...

As protests erupt across the America - including in front of the White House...

As protests erupt across the America - including in front of the White House - Trump took time to retweet an account implying Democrats are to blame

Trump took to Twitter late Friday evening as protests escalated across the country over the death of George Floyd, retweeting an account urging Minnesotans to vote out... Read more ...

Trump says U.S. withdrawing from World Health Organization

Trump says U.S. withdrawing from World Health Organization

President Donald Trump said he's making good on his threat to leave the World Health Organization, which he says failed to raise the alarm over the coronavirus. The U.S. has... Read more ...

Trump backs DeVos plan to limit student debt relief

Trump backs DeVos plan to limit student debt relief

President Donald Trump on Friday sided with Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and her plans to make it harder to forgive the debt of defrauded student loan borrowers. Trump... Read more ...