By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Another 1.3 million U.S. workers filed for unemployment insurance last week, the Department of Labor said Thursday. While the new jobless claims have leveled off some si...

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By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- After a years-long battle, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has rolled back a series of proposed limitations to payday loans in a move advocacy groups call a "grave erro...

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(NEW YORK) -- BY: AMANDA MAILE, MINA KAJI, and SAM SWEENEY, ABC NewsUnited Airlines is preparing to furlough up to 36,000 employees -- as much as 45% of its front-line U.S.-based workers -- as the coronavirus pandemic ravages...

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By JACQUELINE LAUREAN YATES, ABC News(NEW YORK) --  H&M is planning to close 170 stores worldwide after experiencing a drop in sales amid the coronavirus pandemic.After many of the fashion retailer's stores w...

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By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Facebook released the results of its two-year independent civil rights audit on Wednesday, which revealed the platform "has a long road ahead on its civil rights journey."...

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By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(CARMEL, Calif.) -- A tech industry CEO has apologized after he was caught-on-camera yelling racist remarks at an Asian American family celebrating a birthday at a restaurant in Carmel, Califor...

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By GOOD MORNING AMERICA, ABC News(LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla.) -- The phased reopening of Walt Disney World is just days away, and as the number of COVID-19 cases in Florida remains one of the highest in the country, many are wond...

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By GOOD MORNING AMERICA, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- With Walt Disney World scheduled to begin its phased reopening on July 11, 2020, guests will see big changes when it comes to safety protocols, social distancing and more....

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By HALEY YAMADA, ABC News(SAN FRANCISCO) -- One San Francisco woman who started with a single bobby pin has since traded it up to a pair of Nike sneakers worth close to $1,200. Her ultimate goal is to barter her way to a hous...

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(NEW YORK) -- BY: CATHERINE THORBECKEWalmart has donated $100,000 towards efforts to replace Arkansas' Confederate-linked statues at the U.S. Capitol with new statues of singer Johnny Cash and civil rights activist Daisy Bate...

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(NEW YORK) -- BY: KELLY MCCARTHYDunkin' will close 450 locations inside convenience stores around the country before the end of the year."Dunkin’ reached an agreement with Speedway earlier this year to exit the...

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By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Employers added an estimated 227,000 jobs in the IT sphere in June, according to a new analysis of Labor Department data, indicating a possible bright spot for tech workers amid...

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By CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The United States government is considering banning TikTok because it views the hugely popular social media app as a security threat, according to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo....

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By CATHERINE THORBECKE and AARON KATERSKY, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Deutsche Bank maintained its relationship with disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein despite multiple “suspicious transactions” and “red fla...

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