May 18, 2021

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CAIRO — Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi has announced the allocation of $500 million for reconstruction efforts in the Gaza Strip. El-Sissi’s office said in […]
May 18, 2021

Irish health system struggling to recover from cyberattack

LONDON — Ireland’s health system was still struggling to restore its computers and treat patients on Tuesday, four days after it shut down its entire […]
May 18, 2021

Poland's main Belchatow power plant crippled by outage

WARSAW, Poland — Energy experts worked Tuesday to restore full operations at Poland’s biggest power plant, the lignite coal-fueled Belchatow, after a network failure switched […]
May 18, 2021

Macy's emerges from pandemic by swinging to surprise profit

Macy’s emerged from an unprecedented year with a surprising swing back into the profit column and it boosted its guidance for all of 2021. Sales […]
May 18, 2021

Southeast Minnesota program will rescue the food from farms otherwise left behind

The Southeast Minnesota Food Rescue and Redistribution Program is a project that was started in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the dire food position […]
May 18, 2021

'Shel' and Joe: West Virginia duo a key link in Biden agenda

WASHINGTON — He’s known her for as long as he can remember, once challenging “Shel” to a heart-pumping zipline race down a rugged mountaintop. The […]
May 18, 2021

Biden plan would pick winners, losers in move to green jobs

WASHINGTON — In Georgia, school bus-maker Blue Bird has visions of going from selling a few hundred electric buses annually to 15,000. In Michigan, Ford […]
May 18, 2021

Fidelity launches saving, investing account for teenagers

NEW YORK — Looking to draw in the next generation of investors, Fidelity Investments is launching a new type of account for teenagers to save, […]
May 17, 2021

Developer buys burned-out site at Chicago and Lake for redevelopment

Neighborhood Development Center, a St. Paul real estate firm with a 30-year record of reviving inner-city commercial corridors, on Monday acquired a corner lot at […]
May 17, 2021

Bidens paid 25.9% rate and earned $607,336, tax returns show

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden restored a long-standing presidential tradition Monday by releasing his tax returns, showing that 25.9% of the first couple’s income went […]