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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. 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 ...
  3. A screen displays the Instagram logo during a presentation in New York

    In finding US disaster loan fraudsters, YouTube, Instagram are just the start: watchdog

    For small business owners or others searching for advice on applying for a U.S. government disaster loan, there's plenty to be found on social media.
  4. Rep. Clyburn talks to reporters ahead of House coronavirus economic aid package vote on Capitol Hil

    Internal US small business watchdog launches inquiry into duplicate pandemic loans

    The US Small Business Administration's internal watchdog has launched an inquiry into a technical glitch that led many small businesses to receive ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: 92nd Academy Awards - Vanity Fair - Beverly Hills

    Kanye West's clothing brand, Hollywood production companies on pandemic loan list

    Ventures backed by big-name entertainers Kanye West and Francis Ford Coppola were among those approved for loans under a U.S. government program ...
  6. A person in a mask walks on a nearly empty street in the coronavirus outbreak near the Treasury Dep

    US lenders, businesses brace for disclosure on small business pandemic aid

    Americans will soon get a first full look at which businesses received US$515 billion of taxpayer funds when the government, after initial ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: Lawyer David Boies speaks to reporters outside the courthouse after a bail hearing in U

    Did elite David Boies law firm get a pandemic bailout? It's a secret

    When the U.S. government announced a multibillion-dollar bailout of struggling small businesses amid the coronavirus pandemic, one of the top U.S.
  8. FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Trump participates in coronavirus relief bill signing ceremony at the Wh

    Exclusive: US small business program handed out virus aid to many borrowers twice

    A technical snafu in a U.S. government system caused many small businesses to receive loans twice or more under a federal aid program to help ...