A third of American parents say they won’t get their kids flu shots this year, despite the looming threat of flu season during COVID-19

Summary List Placement One in three Americans said they had no plans to vaccinate their kids against the flu, a new poll from the National Poll on Children’s Health published on Monday. The findings come as experts have advised adults and children alike to get their flu shot ahead of the fall and winter seasons […]

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$750. Again. And again. The amount Trump twice paid in taxes will be Biden’s magic number during the first presidential debate, insiders say

Summary List Placement   Say $750. Again. And again. That’s what Democratic strategists say Joe Biden should do to attack President Donald Trump during Tuesday’s presidential debate in Cleveland, as he tries to bring into question his opponent’s character and billionaire status. $750 is the amount Trump paid in 2016 and in 2017 in federal […]

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Tesla is trying to mine its own lithium

Tesla secured its own lithium mining rights in Nevada after dropping a plan to buy a company there, according to people familiar with the matter. The automaker held discussions in recent months with Cypress Development Corp., which is seeking to extract lithium from clay deposits in southwest Nevada, but the parties didn’t reach a deal, […]

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House Democrats roll out new $2.2 trillion stimulus plan that includes $600 federal unemployment benefits and a 2nd round of $1,200 direct payments

Summary List Placement House Democrats unveiled late on Monday a new $2.2 trillion stimulus plan which includes reviving $600 federal unemployment benefits and a second round of stimulus checks for millions of American taxpayers. The new proposal — still named the Heroes Act — comes after House Democrats passed a $3.4 trillion spending package in […]

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