Senate to vote on ‘skinny’ COVID-19 relief bill and PPP funds

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate will vote on Wednesday on a $300 billion Senate Republican coronavirus relief bill that is far below the estimated $2 trillion that Democrats have demanded. The bill, dubbed a “skinny” relief...

Tesla reportedly stops offering its seven-day return policy

Tesla has stopped offering its seven-day, no questions asked return policy, according to Electrek. The company reportedly put an end to the offer last night. Visiting the webpage the automaker had dedicated to the policy...

Biden looks to seal election after Trump’s week from hell

Joe Biden is on the campaign trail. Donald Trump is in the hospital. In a role reversal, the president who mocked his rival for being weak and hiding “in his basement” is stuck in isolation under...

Shell-shocked Trump campaign seeks a way forward

"Make America Great Again" signage decorates a logging truck during a campaign rally for President Donald Trump in Duluth, Minn. | Stephen Maturen/Getty Images President Donald Trump’s Covid-19 diagnosis has thrust his already reeling reelection campaign...

‘Our first dictatorship is school’: Thai students revolt

BANGKOK – Wearing white ribbons, publicly hacking off their hair and making “Hunger Games” salutes – Thailand’s high school students are doing their best to shake up the country’s rigid education system. As university students stage...

Meet the only senator with a full-time job outside politics – as a farmer

Jon Tester is the only senator who manages a full-time job outside of the Senate. A third-generation farmer on his family farm outside of Big Sandy, Mont., Tester grew up on the farm and is...

The workplace lawsuits have begun

Editor's Note: A version of this story appeared in CNN's Work Transformed newsletter. To get it in your inbox, sign up for free, here. The Covid-related workplace lawsuits have begun. Hundreds of labor and employment cases pertaining...

GOP unveils agenda in bid to oust Pelosi as Speaker of the House

House Republicans on Tuesday unveiled a set of legislative promises in an effort to rally support for ousting Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. The “Commitment to America” contains 17 agenda items and resembles the eight-point Contract...

Stranded cruise ship workers finally going home after 6 months

After six months stranded at sea, dozens of cruise crew members are finally being allowed back on land. More than 100 seafarers for the Mediterranean Shipping Co., working on three vessels moored off the coast of...

9 million Americans may have stimulus checks waiting to be claimed

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