Thursday, September 23

Alabama

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A Portland restaurant owner said job applications are up 50% since unemployment benefits ended. But other restaurants say they’re still scrambling to find workers.

A Portland restaurant said job applications rocketed after unemployment benefits ended, per KATU News. Some business owners blame the benefits for labor shortages that are making them slash operations. But some companies in states that cut the benefits months early are still struggling to find staff. LoadingSomething is loading. Some restaurant owners in Portland, Oregon, sa...
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Trump boasts that he’single-handedly’ selected Alabama as the new location for Space Command, frustrating Colorado politicians who previously criticized the relocation

Former President Trump said that he "single-handedly" moved Space Command from Colorado to Alabama. Trump made the revelation on the radio show "Rick and Bubba" ahead of a Saturday rally in the state. A bipartisan group of Colorado politicians are calling for a reexamination of the decision. LoadingSomething is loading. Former President Donald Trump on Friday revealed that h...
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A woman in Alabama whose 28-year-old son died of COVID-19 regrets not getting vaccinated and said his last words were’this is not a hoax, this is real’

A "healthy" 28-year-old in Alabama died of COVID-19 after not getting the vaccine, his mother said. She told The Washington Post she regrets not getting her family vaccinated when they had the chance. Alabama has the lowest vaccination rate of any US state and is seeing a spike in COVID-19 cases. LoadingSomething is loading. After losing her 28...
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Alabama doctor describes how sick COVID patients’beg’ for the vaccine but she can only hold their hand and tell them it is too late

Amid rising cases of COVID-19, doctors are begging people to get their vaccines. One doctor said, "it's a choice between the jab or death." But anti-vaxx trolls are attacking these people online, making them nervous to speak out. LoadingSomething is loading. Whilst COVID-19 deaths soar in the USA amongst unvaccinated people, doctors have been ...
25 GOP-led states and one Democratic state are cutting $300 weekly federal unemployment benefits. Here are the 26 states making the cut this summer.
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25 GOP-led states and one Democratic state are cutting $300 weekly federal unemployment benefits. Here are the 26 states making the cut this summer.

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey. ...