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The new leader of Labor fires officials for anti-Semitism

LONDON – In a crucial breach with the left wing of the opposition Labor Party in the UK, the new chairman dismissed a senior legislature on his leadership team on Thursday for publishing an article online that the party believed contained an anti-Semitic conspiracy theory. The dismissal of new Labor leader Keir Starmer marked a clear departure from dealing with …

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National anthem at the Trump rally sung by the widow of the murdered Oklahoma labor commissioner

The woman, who will sing the national anthem before President Trump’s rally in Tulsa, Okla., On Saturday evening, calls the opportunity “an honor.” Cathy Costello will appear in the city’s BOK center five years after her husband, former state labor commissioner Mark Costello, was stabbed to death by her son, who had a psychotic episode due to schizophrenia. Mark Costello …

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All 50 U.S. states cut jobs in April: Department of Labor

(Reuters) – Unemployment rates rose and fell in April across all 50 states and the District of Columbia as efforts to curb the coronavirus pandemic forced companies to close across the country, the Department of Labor said on Friday. FILE PHOTO: People who have lost their jobs are reflected in the door of an Arkansas Workforce Center as they wait …

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Broadway remains closed on Labor Day

It’s official: there won’t be any Broadway shows in New York this summer. The Broadway League, a trade organization representing producers and theater owners, said Tuesday that Broadway’s 41 theaters would be closed until Labor Day at least. The announcement is not a surprise; The coronavirus pandemic continues to kill more than 150 people a day in New York State …

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In the midst of the corona virus blockade, cities are rethinking Labor Day protests: live reporting

Labor Day demonstrations are being reinterpreted in cities that are closed. May 1st is traditionally marked by demonstrations around the world as employees enter into force to commemorate International Labor Day, also known as Labor Day. In a world still largely affected by a pandemic, the annual demonstrations had to be reconsidered or, in some cases, stopped altogether. At a …

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Continental European markets closed for Labor Day, FTSE 100 open

British stocks fell on Friday as market sentiment was shaken by a new threat by U.S. President Donald Trump to impose retaliatory tariffs on China for the coronavirus pandemic. The FTSE 100 fell 1.9% by morning as markets in Germany, France, Italy and other major European economies were closed due to Labor Day. European stocks ended Thursday’s strongest month since …

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“Top Gun Maverick” flies for Christmas, “Quiet Place II” for the debut Labor Day: Coronavirus – Deadline

Paramount has just made some changes to the release date because the coronavirus climate is unpredictable. The long awaited sequel to Tom Cruise Skydance Top Gun Maverick now runs on Wednesday, December 23rd instead of June 24th. This will advance the Chris Pratt sci-fi skydance film. The morning war, on an unspecified date. The new date for Top Gun Maverick …

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Unemployment Benefit: 6.6 million Americans filed their first jobless claims last week because of the corona virus that is impacting labor markets

Firms continue to fire and lay off workers during the outbreak of the corona virus. In the week ending March 28, 6.6 million US workers applied for their first week of unemployment benefit – a new all-time high. This was far more than what economists expected and more than 3,000% of the pre-pandemic. Unemployment claims at this level indicate a …

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