Miami single mother of four looking for a job, a place to live

For most of their lives, Lorena Torrente’s family survived on ice cream. The single mom of four has been selling this delicious cold treat in her Liberty City neighborhood for years to help put food on the table and pay her bills. Running an ice cream truck, she said, means …

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Kevin Strickland: After spending 43 years in prison for triple murder he says he didn’t commit, Missouri man is finally free

Senior Judge James Welsh released his ruling Tuesday morning to overturn the conviction of Kevin Strickland, 62, who served 43 years at the Western Missouri Correctional Center in Cameron, Missouri, after being convicted of one count of capital murder and two counts. of second degree murder in a triple homicide. …

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As federal disaster aid languishes, private lenders fill the void

WASHINGTON – Private lenders will play a bigger role in disaster recovery funding under a program announced Tuesday, aimed at filling a void left by sluggish federal aid programs that take years to deliver money for victims of floods, forest fires and other disasters. The program, funded in part by …

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Barriers people with disabilities face in finding work under the microscope at royal commission, as Olivia finds purpose in employment

For Olivia Sidhu, having a well-paying job is the “greatest achievement” of her life. Key points: The Royal Commission on Persons with Disabilities has learned that more than 50 percent of working-age people with disabilities are unemployed Advocates proposed introducing targets for employers to hire people with disabilities Employers say …

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Cautious holiday spending | Genesis Kelly S. Lontoc

DECEMBER is traditionally a special month for many Filipinos. Cool weather and vibrant lights usher in a month of festivities. It is a month filled with celebrations and gifts. It is a month when families come together. Given the challenges posed by the crippling effects of the pandemic, this is …

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ADDX tokenizes a private credit fund backed by Temasek

Singapore-based private market exchange ADDX tokenized a private credit fund by SeaTown, owned by Temasek, reducing the fund’s minimum investment size from $ 5 million to $ 20,000. The exchange said it was the first private fund to be tokenized on its platform and that this latest development has broadened …

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Latest news and updates as Max Verstappen wins five grid spots

HHowever, there was even more drama after the checkered flag fell, with Verstappen under investigation for ignoring the yellow flags towards the end of Q3 as Pierre Gasly’s AlphaTauri suffered a puncture and stopped on the side of the runway. Here is Tom Cary with a little more explanation: If …

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Report cites high spending and poor conditions on New York’s national highways

The Empire State spends more per mile of road than 48 other states, but the road conditions are still poor, according to a new report. The annual freeway report, published by Reason Foundation, a California-based free market think tank, classified each of the 50 states into 13 categories that include …

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Liberty Union Mortgage Team Helps Homebuyers Bid Up

NORTH ARLINGTON, NJ, Nov. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – The United States is temporarily emerging from the worst of the coronavirus pandemic, and the real estate market has not been this hot in decades. That’s why a mortgage lender urges buyers to act quickly and get offers accepted to beat …

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Moderna COVID booster recommended for all adults: CDC news, what you need to know

Moderna boosters are here. Algi Febri Sugita / SOPA Images / LightRocket / Getty Images For the latest news and information on the coronavirus pandemic, visit the WHO and CDC websites. Any adult seeking the Moderna COVID-19 booster should be allowed to get one, a panel that advises the Centers …

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