Shannon Stapleton | Reuters Stock futures opened slightly higher Thursday as investors awaited Friday’s highly anticipated jobs report to assess the pace of the labor-market recovery. Dow futures were little changed, while contracts tied to the S&P 500 ticked just above the flatline. Nasdaq 100 futures rose 0.1%. The Labor Department is set to publish
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Calling all diverse women writers! LitUp—a writer’s fellowship from Reese’s Book Club—is accepting fee-free applications from unpublished, underrepresented women writers. Reese’s Book Club, along with We Need Diverse Books, have created this fellowship to aid diverse emerging writers so “more diverse stories are seen, heard, and read by all.” LitUp has partnered with Hello Sunshine
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Charitable donations made by waiving a refund or loan repayment can be considered a donation under Gift Aid rules, HM Revenue & Customs has said. Updated guidance, which is applicable retrospectively, was published by the government yesterday after discussions with the Charity Tax Group. The new policy says: “Donations made via the waiving of a
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There were two book series I’d dash down the aisles of Waldenbooks for as a young reader: The Baby-Sitters Club and Goosebumps. Like so many young readers, the Goosebumps series appealed to me as someone who loved scary stories, and R.L. Stine was tapping into something that made me crave more. I never quite got
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The Children’s Society unfairly dismissed an employee after it did not do enough to help find him a new role within the charity during a redundancy process, an employment tribunal has ruled. Tribunal documents published this week show that the charity unfairly dismissed Richard Brown after it did not provide “adequate support” to him when
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News Iceage Share New Song “High & Hurt”: Listen The new song from Seek Shelter launches a new Adult Swim Singles Program By Evan Minsker May 5, 2021 Facebook Twitter Iceage, photo by Mishael Phillip Facebook Twitter Iceage are back with another song from their new album Seek Shelter before it arrives this Friday, May
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Hilton CEO Christopher Nassetta told CNBC on Wednesday there are reasons to be optimistic about the recovery of corporate travel following a prolonged coronavirus-related slowdown. “This is as good as I’ve felt since the pandemic started in terms of where we are and what I see in forward-looking trends and bookings in the business,” Nassetta
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What do the skilled watchmakers at Rolex and the Academy Awards (also known as the Oscars) have in common? According to the watch manufacture, it’s the celebration of innovations and creation of masterpieces. Rolex recently released a film for the Oscars which highlighted the similarities between the craft of watchmaking and filmmaking. Given their historical
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