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Democrats to Unveil Up to $3,600 Child Tax Credit as Part of Stimulus Bill

WASHINGTON —  Top House Democrats are preparing to unveil legislation that would send up...

Federal Aid for Closed Cultural Venues Will Be a Race for Cash

An aide to Senator John Cornyn, a Texas Republican and one of the proposal’s...

Cecilia Rouse Testifies to the Senate

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Fed Leaves Interest Rates Near-Zero and Pledges to Keep Buying Bonds

Federal Reserve officials left interest rates near-zero and pledged to continue making huge purchases...

The Week in Business: The Price of Chaos

Musk Tops the ListElon Musk, the chief executive of Tesla, is now the world’s...

McConnell Blocks Vote on $2,000 Checks Despite G.O.P. Pressure

But the majority of Senate Republicans remain opposed to the plan.“What we ought to...

Unemployment Aid Set to Lapse Saturday as Trump’s Plans for Relief Bill Remain Unclear

“Why would politicians not want to give people $2000, rather than only $600?” he...

Buried in Covid Relief Bill: Billions to Soothe the Richest

WASHINGTON — Tucked away in the 5,593-page spending bill that Congress rushed through on...

Lawmakers Resolve Fed Dispute as They Race to Close Stimulus Deal

Mr. Toomey and his Republican allies argued that his original proposal merely codified what...

Congress Clears Two-Day Spending Extension to Finalize Stimulus Deal

Negotiators worked into Friday night to put the finishing touches on key details of...
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Without Backpackers to Pick Them, Crops Rot by the Ton in Australia

SHEPPARTON, Australia — Peter Hall ran a hand over the Gala apples sitting in a wooden crate on his orchard in southeastern Australia, lamenting...

U.S. Will Have Enough COVID-19 Vaccines for All Adults by End of May, Biden Says

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Biden Vows Enough Vaccine ‘for Every Adult American’ by End of May

But Johnson & Johnson and its partners fell behind in their manufacturing. The company was supposed to deliver its first 37 million doses by...

Twitch gamer Sodapoppin quits fake GTA jobs because they’re too hard

Sometimes being a fake fast-food restaurant manager can be as taxing as being a real one. This is especially true when you also have pretend...

Sarkozy says could take corruption appeal to European human rights court

France's former president Nicolas Sarkozy said Tuesday that he might consider taking his appeal against a corruption conviction to the European Court of...

Where Biden’s Foreign Policy Is Taking the U.S.

One day before the administration announced its decision on Saudi Arabia, Biden gave the first major indication of his presidency that he would be...