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Colorado auctioning weed-themed license plates to raise money for disability fund

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The state's Department of Motor Vehicles is offering 14 vanity plates with weed-themed words and phrases through an auction to raise money for the Colorado Disability Fund Committee. BONG, GANJA, HERB and ISIT420 are...

Biden administration has yet to name point person for $178 billion Provider Relief Fund

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The Biden administration has yet to name a point person for the $ 178 billion Provider Relief Fund, according to a senior administration official. Congress created the fund last year to help hospitals and other he...

Bipartisan bill would provide $1 billion fund to handle migration influx at southern border

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Key House lawmakers introduced bipartisan legislation Thursday that would address repeated funding and resource shortfalls that occur during large upswings in the number of migrants arriving at the US-Mexico border....

Hedge fund meltdown is a (another) warning to Wall Street

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New York (CNN Business)Editor's Note: A version of this story appeared in CNN Business' Nightcap newsletter. To get it in your inbox, sign up for free, here. Tonight: Global banks are, once again, learning about the ...

Hedge fund failure slams Credit Suisse, Nomura and other banks

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(CNN Business)Major global banks could be hit with billions of dollars in losses after a US investment firm was forced to dump shares last week when it got into financial trouble. Nomura and Credit Suisse said Mond...

Boy Scouts plan fund with at least $300 million for sex abuse victims, court documents show

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The Boy Scouts of America, amid bankruptcy and allegations of widespread sexual abuse within the organization, is proposing a trust fund of at least $ 300 million to compensate victims, court records show. The mone...

The compensation fund for alleged Jeffrey Epstein victims pauses payouts

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The program compensating alleged victims of Jeffrey Epstein will pause payouts because Epstein's estate is low on cash, program administrators announced Thursday. Because of "uncertainty" over funding, the Epstein...

The NAACP Legal Defense Fund launches a $40 million scholarship program for future civil rights lawyers, with help from an anonymous donor

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As the NAACP's Legal Defense Fund celebrates its 80th anniversary this year, they're also giving back -- to the tune of $ 40 million -- to support the careers of future civil rights lawyers. Thanks to an anonymous ...

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey donated $15 million to help fund program for guaranteed income to residents in need

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While the economic crisis brought on by the pandemic has ravaged communities around the world, the concept of a guaranteed basic income has become increasingly more attractive to many, including Twitter CEO Jack Dor...

Dolly Parton helped fund Moderna’s Covid-19 vaccine research

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In April, less than a month after Covid-19 was officially declared a pandemic, Dolly Parton donated $ 1 million to coronavirus research at Vanderbilt University. More than seven months later, it's been revealed th...

Mnuchin and Pelosi no closer on stimulus even as they agree in principle to fund the government

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The Trump administration and House Democrats have agreed in principle to fund the government past the end of the month -- but don't appear any closer to striking a deal on additional coronavirus stimulus. Speaking S...