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India

M.B. Pell

RPT-UPDATE 1-To reopen or not to reopen: That is the fraught question for U.S. schools

26 Nov 2020

Nov 25 After a two-week deluge of calls and messages from parents - and at least one death threat - the school board in Chandler, Arizona, called a special meeting this fall.

Special Report: To reopen or not to reopen - That is the fraught question for U.S. schools

26 Nov 2020

After a two-week deluge of calls and messages from parents - and at least one death threat - the school board in Chandler, Arizona, called a special meeting this fall.

To reopen or not to reopen: That is the fraught question for U.S. schools

26 Nov 2020

After a two-week deluge of calls and messages from parents - and at least one death threat - the school board in Chandler, Arizona, called a special meeting this fall.

SPECIAL REPORT- To reopen or not to reopen: That is the fraught question for U.S. schools

25 Nov 2020

Nov 25 After a two-week deluge of calls and messages from parents - and at least one death threat - the school board in Chandler, Arizona, called a special meeting this fall.

Special Report: U.S. troops battling racism report high barrier to justice

15 Sep 2020

WASHINGTON By the time he saw a swastika scrawled in the bathroom at Barksdale Air Force base in October 2018, Deven Sherk was already disillusioned with how the Air Force handled racism complaints. The Black airman had filed a complaint alleging discrimination that June when a fellow airman, a white man, hung a noose near him on the base.

Strip-club stimulus reveals lingering uncertainties over U.S. small-business aid

21 Jul 2020

PHILADELPHIA/WASHINGTON Backlights off, music quiet and poles bare, strip clubs across the United States closed earlier this year in the face of COVID-19 social-distancing measures that precluded the up-close nature of the exotic dancing industry. Like many businesses, these cabarets, lounges and gentlemen’s clubs hoped a $660 billion Small Business Administration (SBA) loan program would help them weather the lockdown.

Dozens of expensive private schools received millions in U.S. pandemic loans

07 Jul 2020

NEW YORK At least six dozen expensive private schools, including one where former President Barack Obama's children studied, got between $42 million and $104.25 million in loans under a U.S. program meant to help small businesses weather the coronavirus crisis.

Dozens of expensive private schools received millions in U.S. pandemic loans

07 Jul 2020

NEW YORK, July 6 At least six dozen expensive private schools, including one where former President Barack Obama's children studied, got between $42 million and $104.25 million in loans under a U.S. program meant to help small businesses weather the coronavirus crisis.

Special Report: U.S. school closures dramatically shrinking public education, Reuters finds

02 Jun 2020

NEW YORK Jennifer Panditaratne’s third-grade daughter had been seeing a reading specialist once a week before her Florida school closed abruptly in March due to the novel coronavirus.

Military landlord, under fire following Reuters reports, issues improvement plan

08 Apr 2020

NEW YORK Military housing landlord Balfour Beatty Communities, the focus of a Justice Department inquiry following Reuters reports it falsified maintenance logs, said it has taken steps to prevent the practice and make its homes safer for service families.

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