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WhatsApp says it is working to keep Iranians connected

The WhatsApp app logo is seen on a smartphone in this picture illustration taken September 15, 2017. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sept 22 (Reuters) – Meta Platforms Inc’s (META.O) WhatsApp said on Thursday that it was working to keep users in Iran connected after the country restricted access …

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US labor market resilient as recession signals grow stronger

Weekly jobless claims increase by 5,000 to 213,000 Continuing claims drop 22,000 to 1.379 million WASHINGTON, Sept 22 (Reuters) – The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits increased moderately last week, indicating the labor market remains tight despite the Federal Reserve’s attempt to cool demand with aggressive interest rate increases. The weekly …

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Woman who falsely accused Black bird-watcher loses lawsuit against ex-employer

A view of the judge’s chair in court room 422 of the New York Supreme Court at 60 Center Street February 3, 2012. Picture taken February 3, 2012. REUTERS/Chip East Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK, Sept 21 (Reuters) – The white woman who falsely told police she was threatened …

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Fed’s Powell: US housing market headed for ‘correction’

US Federal Reserve Board Chairman Jerome Powell attends a news conference after the Federal Reserve raised its target interest rate by three-quarters of a percentage point in Washington, US, September 21, 2022. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sept 21 (Reuters) – Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell on Wednesday said …

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Sarasota County airport community concerned about the proposed cell phone tower in direct flight path

SARASOTA, Fla. – Hidden River is a unique community in Sarasota County where pilots are neighbors and planes are used to commute for fun. Several residents, though, are worried their open airspace could be invaded by plans to build a nearly 200-foot cell phone tower. The proposed cell phone tower would be in on their …

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Apple may move a quarter of iPhone production to India by 2025 -JPM

A man holds an iPhone 14 as Apple Inc’s new models go on sale at an Apple store in Beijing, China, September 16, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sept 21 (Reuters) – Apple Inc (AAPL.O) may make one out of four iPhones in India by 2025, JPMorgan analysts …

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YouTube in challenge to TikTok to give Shorts creators 45% of ad sales

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LOS ANGELES, Sept 20 (Reuters) – YouTube unveiled a new way for creators to make money on short-form video, as it faces intensifying competition from TikTok. The Google-owned (GOOGL.O) streaming service announced Tuesday that it would introduce advertising on its video feature Shorts and give video …

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Dollar ascendant as investors gear up for Fed

Woman holds US dollar banknotes in this illustration taken May 30, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SINGAPORE, Sept 21 (Reuters) – The dollar hovered near a two-decade peak against a basket of currencies on Wednesday, after yields on US Treasuries leapt ahead of an interest rate decision that …

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