Dow Jones Posts Small Gain as Boeing Predicts Tough Decade Ahead, Walmart Launches Insurance Business

The stock market was volatile on Tuesday after posting solid gains to start the week. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJINDICES:^DJI) was up 0.37% at 1:10 p.m. EDT today, outperforming the other major indexes.

One thing keeping the stock market in check could be comments from Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell, who warned on Tuesday that too little government aid would lead to a weak economic recovery. Congress has yet

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‘The Walking Dead’ Season 10 Finale Recap And Review: An Uncertain Doom

We’ve had some hotly anticipated episodes of The Walking Dead in the past.

Probably the most-anticipated ever was the Season 7 premiere. The showrunners started playing all sorts of dirty tricks in Season 6, from Glenn’s fake-out death to leaving us hanging at the end of the Season 6 finale, with our heroes all rounded up by

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Appeals court rules Trump administration can’t detain young immigrants in hotels

A U.S. appeals court on Sunday ruled that the Trump administration cannot resume detention of unaccompanied immigrant children in hotels.

A three-judge 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals panel upheld a lower-court ruling that barred the practice in most cases, rejecting a government request for a stay, The Associated Press reported.

U.S. officials have used hotels to detain nearly 600 children before expelling them since March. Citing the coronavirus pandemic,

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Trump’s COVID-19 illness will make financial markets even more volatile

President Trump’s positive COVID-19 test will likely create substantial turbulence within financial markets. We should expect much higher than normal volatility in equity prices and possibly interest rates while the president and the first lady quarantine, because their COVID test results create new economic and political uncertainty, and uncertainty almost always roils financial markets.   

This development creates enormous uncertainty on many fronts, some of which we have not seen before

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Albany hotels partner with universities, get creative to survive

ALBANY— The downtown Holiday Inn Express and the Springhill Suites in Colonie reopened their doors on Thursday for the first time in months. But with no major events happening this fall — conventions, concerts, mass sports events — many hotels remain almost empty.

“Yesterday we had two guests,” said Vicky Sindhu, the operating manager at the Holiday Inn Express. “It’s devastating to see things are not the way they were.

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Tips from a pro: How to make your own Halloween wreath

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SAINT PETERSBURG, Fla. — Valerie Romas is a popular stylist in Tampa Bay. Valerie recently hosted a wreath-making class at The Epicurean, that was like a fun happy hour with crafts! In case you missed that, she graciously shared some tips with us for how to style your own unique and spooky Halloween wreath. We caught up

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Prince George’s County Turns Social Distancing Into One-Of-A-Kind Travel Experience

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY, Md., Oct. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Kick fall travel into high gear with Experience Prince George’s as they launch the season with a new campaign geared towards fun and social distancing.

“Whether you are a proud Prince Georgian or a visitor to our County, we have so many ways you can experience the natural beauty and numerous amenities of the Crown Jewel of Maryland safely,” said

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PRECIOUS-Gold holds firm as investors focus on Trump’s health

    Oct 5 (Reuters) - Gold prices were steady around the $1,900
level on Monday, amid political uncertainty stoked by U.S.
President Donald Trump's health after he tested positive for
COVID-19 last week. 
    * Spot gold        was up 0.1% to $1,900.28 per ounce by
0048 GMT.    
    * U.S. gold futures        were down 0.1% at $1,906.30.
    * Doctors treating Trump for COVID-19 sent conflicting
signals about the severity of his condition 
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Trump can’t resume holding migrant kids in hotels, court says

Nomaan Merchant, The Associated Press
Published 7:37 a.m. ET Oct. 5, 2020 | Updated 1:47 p.m. ET Oct. 5, 2020


Many U.S. airlines are overstaffed due to reduced flying schedules and low demand for air travel amid the coronavirus pandemic.


HOUSTON – An appeals court refused Sunday to allow the Trump administration to resume detaining immigrant children in hotel rooms before expelling them under rules adopted during

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James Feldkamp Discusses 5 Tips For Traveling Internationally

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James Feldkamp has been fortunate enough to travel to many different countries. Below, he shares some tips for traveling internationally.

ARLINGTON, VA / ACCESSWIRE / October 6, 2020 / If you’re traveling overseas, it’s a whole lot different compared to traveling anywhere around the United States. As James Feldkamp used to

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Alaska added to Chicago travel order, 2 states removed; Indiana now on warning list

CHICAGO — Health officials in Chicago updated the city’s emergency travel order Tuesday. Alaska has been added. Georgia and Texas were removed.

Health officials also list Indiana at a warning level.

According to the city’s website

Indiana is seeing a daily case average of over 15 cases/100k/day. To allow residents enough time to plan travel to this border state, it has been added to a warning list. If Indiana is

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White House staff, Secret Service eye virus with fear, anger

“My heart goes out to everyone touched by this virus, from those at the White House, especially the Secret Service and residence staff whose service ought never be taken for granted, to all those names and stories most of us will unfortunately never know,” tweeted former first lady Michelle Obama.

Trump, still contagious, has made clear that he has little intention of abiding by best containment practices.

As he arrived

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When Is A Good Time To Book Holiday Flights And Hotels?

Your family is likely starting to shape your holiday travel plans, so you know which days to be off work. Normally, you might have booked your holiday flights and lodging in the summer months. But you might be able to wait a little longer this year to set your travel itinerary for Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Eve.

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Rick Steves’ travel empire is on hold, but he’s still paying his employees – to serve their communities

Rick Steves has grown a very successful travel empire over the past 30 years, but despite the business being closed for several months during the coronavirus pandemic, Steves has kept his staff employed – to do community service.

According to a report by King5, the European travel guru and media personality made the decision to not shutter his Edmond, Washington headquarters, but rather to work out a way to retain

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G Adventure tests domestic day tours in Boston, Toronto: Travel Weekly

With most international and group travel largely on hold during the pandemic, global tour operator G Adventures is testing a new product: domestic day tours.

The company Friday announced a One Day in Boston: Sunrise to Sunset  small-group tour that starts with an early morning outdoor yoga session on the Common, includes a guided walk along the Black Heritage Trail, a bike tour into Cambridge, snacks and a history lesson

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Australian shares jump ahead of budget, Trump’s improving health signs add to cheer

(Reuters) – Australian shares posted their biggest daily rise in two-and-a-half months on Monday as investors cheered U.S. President Donald Trump showing signs of recovery from COVID-19.

FILE PHOTO: Pedestrians are reflected in a window in front of a board displaying stock prices at the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) in Sydney, Australia, February 9, 2018. REUTERS/David Gray

Positioning ahead of the Reserve Bank of Australia policy meeting and federal budget

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Trump administration must stop holding immigrant children in hotels for weeks, Ninth Circuit rules

A federal appeals court has ruled the Trump administration must end its practice of holding immigrant children in hotels for days or weeks after stopping them at the border, and instead must house them in licensed facilities while awaiting possible deportation.

A court-approved 1997 settlement in the Flores case, still in effect, requires the government to release undocumented immigrants under 18 to their parents, if available, and if not, to

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Honeywell Forecasts Business Jet Usage Will Recover To 2019 Levels By The Second Half Of 2021

– 80% of operators say purchase plans have not been affected by COVID-19

– 29th annual Global Business Aviation Outlook forecasts 7,300 new business jet deliveries over next decade valued at $235 billion

– Five-year purchase plans for new business jets are largely unchanged from a year ago

PHOENIX, Oct. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Honeywell’s (NYSE: HON) 29th annual Global Business Aviation Outlook forecasts up to 7,300 new business

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Will Trump’s illness break his hold over his followers? Mental health experts say probably not

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A supporter of President Donald Trump holds a campaign sign through the moonroof of a car as they drive past Walter Reed National Military Medical Center after the President was admitted for treatment of COVID-19 on October 4, 2020 in Bethesda, Maryland. Samuel Corum/Getty Images

On Friday, Donald Trump was hospitalized at Walter Reed Medical Center near Washington after testing positive for the coronavirus and exhibiting symptoms. His

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Free health care, doctor visits and more

What feels like a lifetime ago in the days before Covid-19, hotels lured travelers with amenities such as complimentary breakfasts, cocktail hours and yoga classes at the spa.

a view of a living room filled with furniture and a large window: Guests staying over five days at Atlantis, The Palm in Dubai can book free PCR testing in the comfort of their own suite

© Victor Romero
Guests staying over five days at Atlantis, The Palm in Dubai can book free PCR testing in the comfort of their own suite

The world has changed quite a bit since then. Though people are beginning to tiptoe out

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