U.S. judge blocks Trump administration’s ban on new TikTok downloads

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By David Shepardson

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A U.S. judge has temporarily blocked a Trump administration order that was set to bar Apple Inc and Alphabet Inc’s Google from offering Chinese-owned short video-sharing app TikTok for download at 11:59 p.m. on Sunday.

U.S. District Judge Carl Nichols in Washington issued the preliminary injunction in a brief order late on Sunday. He declined “at this time” to block restrictions set to take

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Auto insurance fraud increases threefold in 2020: Manitoba Public Insurance

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The number of Manitobans charged with auto insurance fraud has nearly tripled since last year, says Manitoba Public Insurance (MPI).



a sign on the side of a building: Manitoba Public Insurance says auto insurance fraud has tripled this year.


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Manitoba Public Insurance says auto insurance fraud has tripled this year.

The insurer said Wednesday that by the end of July 2020, there had been 88 fraud charges laid against 33 people — a sharp rise from 30 charges against 10 people over the same period in

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Family of Viola mother, four children killed Friday raising money for burial costs

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The family of a woman tragically killed in a traffic crash along with four of her children is raising money to pay for their medical expenses and burials.

A GoFundMe page collecting donations for funeral costs says that Jessica Noel was out with her children on a grocery run when she was hit by a semitrailer truck loaded with grain late Friday afternoon.

Authorities over the weekend said Noel,

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How to Have the Best Business Cards to Attract Customers | Small Business

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Your business card often gives prospective clients their first glimpse of your company. A well-designed card can reflect your professionalism and make a positive impression, while an inferior one might cause potential customers to turn you away. Look at your cards through your customers’ eyes and assess how well the cards represent you in the competitive race for new business.

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N.J. nurse loses license for role in multimillion insurance fraud scheme, Attorney General says

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A Pennsville nurse who allegedly prescribed creams and vitamins to defraud insurance companies out of more than $6 million will permanently lose her license, the Attorney General’s office announced Friday.

Ashley Morgan Lyons-Valenti, 63, a Registered Professional Nurse and Advanced Practice Nurse, is accused of submitting fraudulent claims and prescribing medicine to patients who didn’t need them in exchange for $90,000 in kickbacks, Attorney General Gurbir Grewal said in a

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Missouri libraries work to expand internet access to communities during pandemic with help from grant money

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CAMDENTON, Mo. (KY3) – “Don’t concentrate on ‘new normal,'” said Robin Westphal, Missouri’s State Librarian. “’Concentrate on ‘better.’”

That’s the advice Westphal said she gave local county library directors all across the state.

“It’s not really going back to what that traditional library service was, but it’s providing better library service,” Westphal added.

The State Library has given nearly $1 million in CARES

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Kentucky police: 3 shot inside Lexington mall

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Types of Paper for Business Cards | Small Business

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Business cards are an easy and direct way to introduce your business while providing contact information, and often they are the first impression of a business that a potential client receives. A business card should convey a sense of quality and professionalism as well as attention to detail. It all starts with the choice of paper stock a business chooses for the card.

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Falcons place first-round pick A.J. Terrell on COVID-19 list

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The Atlanta Falcons placed cornerback A.J. Terrell on the reserved/COVID-19 list on Saturday. He is the first player to be placed on the list since the season kicked off Sept. 10.

Terrell, the 16th overall pick in the 2020 draft, will miss Sunday’s game against the Chicago Bears, per Ian Rapoport of NFL Network.

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Motor insurance fraud up six per cent in 2019

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There were 58,000 fraudulent motor insurance claims in 2019, a rise of six per cent on 2018’s figures.

Data from the Association of British Insurers (ABI) shows this drove a five per cent increase in overall fraudulent claims, with 107,000 registered in the year.

Motor insurance fraud remained the most common type, though the total value of £605 million was actually lower than 2018.

Around 75 per

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Chadwick Boseman secured Sienna Miller for 21 Bridges with money from his own salary

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Chadwick Boseman gave up part of his salary from starring and producing 2019’s 21 Bridges to secure Sienna Miller’s participation. Miller is telling the story for the first time because she says “it’s a testament to who he was.”

Miller played narcotics detective Frankie Burns in the action thriller following NYPD officer Andre Davis (Boseman) as he unravels a mysterious case possibly involving

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Capitalizing On The Suburban, Multi-Generational Home And Office

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The census bureau will release new home construction figures for August tomorrow. An earlier prediction of a 6.6% contraction for 2020 is dire but new residential construction is already rebounding since April with rising prices buoyed by low supply and mortgage rates. Nevertheless, commercial real estate, especially on the retail side, is projected to suffer due to a surge in eCommerce activity, home offices and overall safety and quality-of-life concerns

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Locus partners with Vinculum to enable omnichannel commerce and supply chain fulfillment for customers

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Brands & Retailers can now have access to best-in-class routing, omnichannel commerce solutions, and supply chain management under one roof

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Locus, a global B2B SaaS company that automates human decisions in the supply chain, today announced a partnership with Vinculum, a global software SaaS company enabling omnichannel commerce and supply chain fulfillment for brands.

Locus and Vinculum will together provide a seamless

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San Ramon defense contractors admit to insurance fraud scheme

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MARTINEZ — A mother and her son will serve a year of house arrest and pay a total of more than $500,000 in restitution and fees, as part of a plea deal with Contra Costa prosecutors to settle an insurance fraud case, the District Attorney announced Wednesday.

Selina Singh, 57, and Kabir Singh, 30, pleaded guilty Tuesday to conspiracy to commit insurance premium fraud, along with a white collar crime

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Big money flows to Trump to counter Bloomberg

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The newest super PAC supporting Donald Trump’s reelection has spent more than $80 million in the last month, providing a badly needed boost to the president as his campaign faces a cash crunch and he confronts an avalanche of liberal money.



a person standing in front of a crowd: The infusion has given President Donald Trump some cover as an array of liberal super PACs descend on swing states.


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The infusion has given President Donald Trump some cover as an array of liberal super PACs descend on swing states.

Preserve America, an outfit that

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Alibaba Unveils New Manufacturing Digital Factory | Business

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HANGZHOU, China–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep 16, 2020–

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA and HKEX: 9988, “Alibaba” or “Alibaba Group”) today revealed its New Manufacturing model for the first time with the unveiling of Xunxi Digital Factory (“Xunxi”).

Alibaba revealed its New Manufacturing model for the first time with the unveiling of Xunxi Digital Factory. (Photo: Business Wire)

Powered by Alibaba’s cloud computing infrastructure and IoT, the Hangzhou-based factory offers SMEs a

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How to Create Virtual Email Business Cards | Small Business

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Virtual business cards, or VCards, are otherwise standard business cards that reside on the Internet rather than on paper. Create and distribute these cards via email and recipients are not as likely to lose them as they are the paper counterparts. Virtual business cards are also usually click-able so that clicking on the card takes the recipient to the card generator’s business website or social networking page. Some applications available

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Biden warns that Trump’s Supreme Court pick could end health care protections ‘in the midst of a pandemic’

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Joe Biden warned Saturday that Amy Coney Barrett, President Trump’s nominee to fill Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Supreme Court seat, would help dismantle the Affordable Care Act if she is confirmed by the Senate.

In a statement issued as Trump was introducing Barrett in a ceremony in the White House Rose Garden, Biden noted that she had taken aim at the health care law put in place when he was vice

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Insurance Fraud Detection Market Outlook Up-To-Date Development Data and Market Trends Forecast From 2019-2023

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Sep 11, 2020 (PRNews Times via COMTEX) —
Insurance fraud takes place when an insurance company, adjuster, agent, or consumer commits a measured fraud to get an unlawful gain. In the context of China-US trade war and global economic volatility and uncertainty, it will have a big influence on this market. Insurance Fraud Detection Report by Material,

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‘We are at the finish line’ People can expect Lost Wages Assistance money soon

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The South Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce says people should be able to see money from the Lost Wages Assistance (LWA) Program soon.

Lost Wages Assistance Program money coming soon, SCDEW says

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The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) approved the program for the state back on September 1st

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People who are hurting from the pandemic would receive $300 per week if they

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