Mother and six children removed from flight after 2-year-old wouldn't wear mask
A Brooklyn mother traveling with six children from Orlando to New York was kicked off a JetBlue flight on Wednesday because her 2-year-old would not wear a face mask as required. Get Breaking News Delivered to Your Inbox "So should I tie her hands? JetBlue said the cabin became boisterous and a decision to deboard the plan was made.
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"Food supply chain is breaking," Tyson Foods chairman warns amid meat plant shutdowns
"As pork, beef and chicken plants are being forced to close, even for short periods of time, millions of pounds of meat will disappear from the supply chain," Chairman Tyson wrote in a letter published Sunday as an advertisement in newspapers including the New York Times.
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Senate approves $484 billion coronavirus relief package, boosting small business loans
"I am pleased to report that we have reached an agreement with the administration on interim emergency relief legislation," Schumer announced in a letter to Democratic colleagues Tuesday afternoon. "Leader McConnell initially tried to bypass negotiations altogether and jam through a bill that would have increased funding for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) alone, while ignoring the many changes Democrats have called for to improve its service to small businesses,"Schumer
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Coronavirus stimulus bill helps American retirement account holders
The new coronavirus stimulus bill lets people make early withdrawals from retirement accounts without paying the typical 10% penalty. Normally, if you want to pull the money out of a 401(k), 403(b) or other retirement accounts before the age of 59 and a half, you'll pay an additional 10% penalty.
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Alibaba founder Jack Ma is sending two million masks to Europe
Jack Ma, the founder of Chinese online retail giant Alibaba, has announced that he is sending a consignment of two million face masks and medical equipment to Belgium to help European governments in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. The first consignment of 500,000 masks will head to Italy, with Ma also committing to provide 500,000 testing kits and a million masks for the coronavirus effort in the US.
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