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UMass Lowell Laying Off 100 Members of Staff

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 29, 2020 at 12:00pm 6/29/2020 at 12:00pm

This is due to the Coronavirus crisis and the plan is for these layoffs to be temporary.

WBUR reports:

UMass Lowell Cuts 100 Jobs — For Now

UMass Lowell, the second-largest public university in Massachusetts, will lay off about 100 members of staff.

University officials said the cuts to personnel — which are now deemed...

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Consumer Spending Increased at Record 8.2% Pace in May

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 26, 2020 at 11:00am 6/26/2020 at 11:00am
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More good news for the economy! Consumer spending increased at a record 8.2% pace in May as states begin to reopen.

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Syracuse University Cutting Staff in Response to Coronavirus Crisis

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 26, 2020 at 10:00am 6/26/2020 at 10:00am

More cuts are coming to more schools in the near future. This is just the beginning.

Syracuse.com reports:

Syracuse University makes staff cuts as part of coronavirus response

Syracuse University has eliminated some staff positions due to the financial impact of the coronavirus, the school said on Thursday.

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Antioch College Announces Stunning Budget Cut of $2.5 Million Dollars

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 25, 2020 at 6:30pm 6/25/2020 at 6:30pm

Like so many other schools, this cut was necessary because of the Coronavirus crisis.

YS News reports:

Antioch College announces $2.5 million budget cut; staff, faculty let go

Antioch College is cutting spending by $2.5 million in the coming fiscal year, which begins July 1. Eight staff employees, currently furloughed, are being laid off....

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Unemployment Claims Drop Slightly: 1.48 Million Applied Last Week

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 25, 2020 at 9:00am 6/25/2020 at 9:00am
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Fox Business reported that 1.48 million Americans filed unemployment claims last week:

Another 1.48 million Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week, signaling a slow economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic and related lockdown as layoffs remain historically high, even as many businesses have reopened.

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Oregon County Exempts Non-White People From Masks if They Have ‘Heightened Concerns About Racial Profiling’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at 9:00am 6/24/2020 at 9:00am
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Lincoln County, OR, mandated people wear face masks in public places where they might come in contact with someone not in their household.

Officials made an exception. People of color do not have to wear the mask “if they have ‘heightened concerns about racial profiling and harassment'”

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Michigan State University Cutting Faculty Pay Due to Coronavirus

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at 10:00am 6/23/2020 at 10:00am

There is more of this coming to many schools across the country.

MLive reports:

Citing coronavirus, Michigan State University cuts pay for professors and faculty

Michigan State University is cutting pay for professors and other faculty members for at least a year due...

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Andrew Cuomo Calls Criticism of Deadly Nursing Home Policy a ‘Political Charade’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at 9:00am 6/23/2020 at 9:00am
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Governor Andrew Cuomo’s decision to put people infected with Coronavirus into nursing homes caused thousands of deaths. It will be remembered as one of the worst decisions made during this pandemic.

It’s shocking that he would brush this off as politics, but that’s just what he’s done.

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Italian Infectious Disease Doctor Believes COVID-19 Could Possibly Die Out on Its Own

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 22, 2020 at 3:00pm 6/22/2020 at 3:00pm
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In an interview with The Telegraph, an Italian infectious disease doctor said he believes the coronavirus could die out on its own without a vaccine:

Prof Matteo Bassetti, head of the...

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Sacramento Sheriff’s Office won’t enforce CA Gov. Newsom’s new mask order

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 20, 2020 at 2:00pm 6/20/2020 at 2:00pm
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As the riots have receded from the headlines, the press is renewing its focus on the Wuhan Coronavirus pandemic.

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U. Notre Dame Braces for Possible $100 Million Dollar Loss Due to Coronavirus

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 20, 2020 at 1:30pm 6/20/2020 at 1:30pm

The financial impact of this will be felt by some schools for years, if they make it.

The South Bend Tribune reports:

University of Notre Dame braces for estimated $100 million loss because of coronavirus pandemic

The University of Notre Dame was in a strong financial position before the coronavirus pandemic. Now, it faces...

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Michigan Gives Barber Karl Manke Back His License After Suspension for Cutting Hair During Pandemic

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 18, 2020 at 7:30pm 6/18/2020 at 7:30pm
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How about some good news?

Michigan barber Karl Manke, 77, had his license restored after the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs suspended it after he cut hair during Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s lockdown.

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Dr. Fauci Confirms Early in Pandemic, America Was Lied to About Face Masks

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 18, 2020 at 1:30pm 6/18/2020 at 1:30pm
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Financial Experts Warn Declining Enrollment Could be Disastrous for Many Colleges

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 18, 2020 at 10:00am 6/18/2020 at 10:00am

At this point, many people will shrug over this. Higher education is due for a reckoning.

Campus Reform reports:

Financial experts sound alarm on colleges going bankrupt

A new report from Fitch Ratings warned that declining revenue from tuition costs could threaten the financial solvency of private colleges.

As families of students struggle as a...

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Another 1.5 Million Americans Filed Unemployment Claims

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 18, 2020 at 9:00am 6/18/2020 at 9:00am
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The Labor Department reported that another 1.5 million Americans filed unemployment claims last week. The same amount filed the week before.

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Low-Dose Steroid Hailed as Highly Effective Treatment for COVID-19

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 17, 2020 at 7:00am 6/17/2020 at 7:00am
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One of the observations that came out about Wuhan Coronavirus infections is that they lead to inflammation of various tissues.

Therefore, low-dose steroid treatment has been utilized and is now hailed as a highly effective treatment for COVOD-19.

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Retail Sales Hit Record 17.7% in May in Another Sign the Economy is Recovering

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 16, 2020 at 7:30pm 6/16/2020 at 7:30pm
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America saw a decline in unemployment claims and decent jobs report in May.

The Commerce Department revealed another sign the economy is recovering from the Wuhan coronavirus pandemic. Retail sales hit a record of 17.7% in May.

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