Amazon FIRES worker who demanded warehouse be closed over coronavirus after at least 19 cases across company – The Sun

AN AMAZON worker claims he was fired for demanding greater protections for employees who were exposed to the coronavirus at a New York warehouse. Chris Smalls, a 31-year-old management assistant, organized a walkout from the company’s Staten Island facility, which was held on Monday. “They pretty much retaliated against me for speaking out,” Smalls told the New York Post. “I […]

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UK coronavirus death toll of 1,408 is only from hospital fatalities – and HIGHER figure will be revealed today – The Sun

THE UK's true coronavirus death toll could be HIGHER than the official figure of 1,408 – with the real figure to be revealed today. Health authorities reported an increase of 180 more fatalities yesterday with more than 22,000 infections across the UK. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates But the Office for National Statistics […]

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Here’s what Trump should do about falling gas prices

How’d you like some good news for a change? Here it is: The price of gasoline is tumbling and this week the average in the US should go below the $2-a-gallon level. That’s a cruel irony, of course, because part of the reason for the drop in prices is that Americans and drivers throughout the world can’t go anywhere because […]

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Coronavirus stimulus checks explained: When does the $1200 payment arrive and can you spend it on anything you like? – The Sun

THE largest economic relief measure in US history was signed into law on Friday as the coronavirus crisis continues to cripple the US. Many Americans will receive checks for $1,200 in the coming weeks as part of the $2 trillion stimulus bill. The bipartisan plan signed by President Trump will give financial assistance to millions who have been impacted by […]

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Best ending for the ISIS prison break

A handful of ISIS thugs broke out of captivity in northeast Syria over the weekend, an unwelcome reminder that their particular plague is only in check, not yet eradicated from the face of the Earth. According to the Syrian Democratic Forces, the outfit that runs the Ghweran prison in Hasakah, an entire building of ISIS detainees rioted Sunday, seizing control […]

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