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  1. FILE PHOTO: Outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Massachusetts

    US banks sweat regulatory exposure from pandemic loans

    Banks that facilitated the U.S. government's Paycheck Protection Program at first saw the effort as a small revenue booster with a patriotic ...
  2. A worker wrestles a stand of drill pipe into place on a drilling rig near Midland

    Small energy players lean on taxpayers and Wall Street for COVID-19 aid

    Several publicly traded energy companies took millions of dollars in US taxpayer-funded loans to support their businesses even as those firms had ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: A man wearing a mask rides past a Modell's store that is closed, as retail sales s

    A roller coaster six months leaves US recovery still uncertain

    As businesses shuttered and millions hit the unemployment line last spring, the most dour predictions saw the United States heading for another ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Trump hosts coronavirus response event at the White House in Washington

    Trump says he saved 51 million jobs in pandemic. Economists, US officials say otherwise

    Standing before half a dozen American flags during a press conference at his country club in Bedminster, New Jersey, President Donald Trump ...
  5. Corporate recruiters gesture and shake hands as they talk with job seekers at a Hire Our Heroes job

    US job market recovery appears to be slowing, services sector powering ahead

    U.S. private employers hired far fewer workers than expected in July as companies exhausted loans to help with wages and new COVID-19 infections ...