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Thousands Without Power After Storms Roar Through Pennsylvania
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Thousands of utility customers across Pennsylvania were without power early Wednesday after severe thunderstorms roared through the state, knocking down trees and utility lines and possibly spawning a tornado. The storms containing heavy rains, hail, lightning and strong winds hit …

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Lessons on Trade-Offs From the 1918 Influenza Pandemic: Viewpoint
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LONDON — Lockdowns have brought most of the world’s advanced economies to a near standstill as policymakers fight the coronavirus pandemic by banning all but essential movement outside the home. Tens of millions of employees across retail, entertainment, food services, …

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Judge Won’t Approve California Wildfire Victims Letter Attacking PG&E
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A federal judge has refused to put his stamp of approval on a letter to Northern California wildfire victims from attorneys who allege that Pacific Gas & Electric may be breaking its promises as it tries to preserve a plan …

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Utah Business Insurance Names Nielsen Chief Operating Officer
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Utah Business Insurance Co. has named Tyler Nielsen chief operating officer. Nielsen joined the company in 2012. He advanced through various positions, including most recently as vice president of operations. UBIC provides workers’ compensation insurance.

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Anticipated Coronavirus Claims Scenarios Across Major Coverage Lines: Viewpoint
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As the COVID-19 pandemic has progressed over the past several months, participants in the insurance industry have recognized the likelihood of a resulting increase in claims volume. Much of the early focus has been on the ramifications to insurers that …

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French army reports 50 COVID-19 cases aboard aircraft carrier
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In a statement, it added that three sailors had been preventively evacuated by air to a military hospital in Toulon, southern France, home port of the carrier.

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NCW launches WhatsApp number to report domestic violence during  COVID-19 lockdown
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The announcement comes amid a rise in domestic violence cases due to the ongoing lockdown. It was found that many women who are victims of domestic violence are more vulnerable during the lockdown period.

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Donation by employees to PM-CARES fund through employer to reflect in Form 16 TDS certificate
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In a notice, the Central Board of Direct Taxes has said that in cases where donation is made by an employee through his/her employer, a separate certificate u/s 80G will not be issued for every employee as contribution to the fund is in the form of consolidated payment.

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Mere apprehension not enough to stall newspaper publication: Madras High Court
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A division bench comprising Justice N.Kirubakaran and Justice R Hemalatha said ‘mere apprehension or least probability’ about whether the disease can be spread through newspapers cannot be a ground to prohibit their publication as it would amount to a violation of the Fundamental Rights.

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