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The federal government will waive the COVID-19 disaster payment’s $10,000 savings limit – but only from week 3 of Sydney’s latest lockdown

The eligibility criteria for the federal COVID-19 disaster payment have been slightly eased in response to the Greater Sydney COVID-19 lockdown. Speaking in Sydney on Thursday, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said the liquid asset test, which barred those with more than $10,000 in savings from accessing the payment, will be […]
The federal government will waive the COVID-19 disaster payment’s $10,000 savings limit – but only from week 3 of Sydney’s latest lockdown
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‘Dirty money’: Key border communities are rejecting $2.5 million in federal money over Trump’s wall and extreme immigration policies

Since the Trump administration took office in 2017, at least three counties, three cities, and one Indigenous Nation spanning more than 150 miles of international border have rejected a federal program designed to boost border security. “We want to reduce risk of deportation and profiling, including harassment, that comes with […]
‘Dirty money’: Key border communities are rejecting $2.5 million in federal money over Trump’s wall and extreme immigration policies
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7 times Roger Stone has looked like a perfect Bond villain

On Thursday, Roger Stone wore round dark glasses and a top hat as he received his 40-month sentence after being convicted of witness tampering, false statements, and obstruction of justice,Business Insider previously reported. Aside from obstructing justice, Stone is also known for making odd fashion choices, such as his round […]
7 times Roger Stone has looked like a perfect Bond villain
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‘Presidents are not kings’: Judge rules that former White House counsel Don McGahn must testify before Congress related to Mueller investigation

The former White House counsel Don McGahn has been ordered by a federal judge to testify before a congressional committee. McGahn was a key witness in the special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation and spent 30 hours testifying before Mueller’s team. He was subpoenaed in April by the House Judiciary […]
‘Presidents are not kings’: Judge rules that former White House counsel Don McGahn must testify before Congress related to Mueller investigation