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The TSA will now require travellers to wear face masks in airports and on planes

The TSA will require passengers to wear masks at checkpoints and during travel. The agency is following mandates from the president and CDC. Those who do not comply will be denied travel and may face civil penalties. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Starting Tuesday, the Transportation Security Administration […]
The TSA will now require travellers to wear face masks in airports and on planes
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Biden’s extended eviction moratorium and stimulus plan would make a big difference for renters, but advocates stress the need for additional help

Biden signed an executive action Wednesday to extend the federal eviction moratorium through March. Some experts want a broader moratorium, others say extensions will lead to more debt for renters. The housing and rental crisis has hit communities of colour especially hard. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Newly inaugurated […]
Biden’s extended eviction moratorium and stimulus plan would make a big difference for renters, but advocates stress the need for additional help
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President Biden reverses Trump’s executive order banning certain diversity trainings

On his first day in office, President Biden reversed former President Trump’s ban on certain federally funded diversity trainings. Trump had banned agencies or companies receiving federal funding from participating in trainings that discussed issues like “white privilege.” Biden not only removed the ban, but also mandated that government agencies […]
President Biden reverses Trump’s executive order banning certain diversity trainings
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Federal judge blocks Trump’s executive order banning some diversity trainings

On Wednesday, a federal judge blocked President Trump’s executive order banning or restricting some diversity trainings among federal government agencies and contractors. US District Judge Beth Labson Freeman issued a preliminary nationwide injunction against Trump’s order, ruling on a lawsuit filed by LGBT rights groups in November. The executive order, […]
Federal judge blocks Trump’s executive order banning some diversity trainings
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Trump created a hotline for reporting violations of his executive order that bans some diversity trainings. It’s already received more than 140 calls.

On Sept. 22, President Donald Trump signed an executive order that bans or limits some diversity and inclusion (D&I) trainings within government agencies and contractors. The executive order banned agencies or companies receiving federal funding from participating in “offensive and anti-American race and sex stereotyping and scapegoating” trainings. Trainings that […]
Trump created a hotline for reporting violations of his executive order that bans some diversity trainings. It’s already received more than 140 calls.
Tech

TikTok may outmaneuver Trump and avoid selling its US operations

TikTok’s parent company ByteDance won’t be selling off TikTok’s US operations after all, Reuters reported Monday. Instead, ByteDance is trying to set up a partnership with Oracle, allowing the US tech giant to manage TikTok’s US user data. Microsoft announced on Sunday that its bid to acquire TikTok US had […]
TikTok may outmaneuver Trump and avoid selling its US operations