Category: Record

GOP Breaks Record by Raising $67.6 Million in August
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GOP Breaks Record by Raising $67.6 Million in August

The Republican Party shattered its previous fundraising record by hauling in $67.6 million in August 2020. The Washington Examiner reported that the $67.6 million represents “nearly four times what the party did in the previous four Augusts combined.” Moreover, it puts the Republican National Committee’s (RNC) total for the current campaign cycle at $1.3 billion.…

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On the Record: Sources Traveling with Trump Deny ‘The Atlantic’ Story
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On the Record: Sources Traveling with Trump Deny ‘The Atlantic’ Story

Current and former officials who were with President Donald Trump on his 2018 trip to Paris denied, on the record, a story published by the Atlantic, which cited anonymous sources that claim Trump described America’s fallen heroes as “suckers” and “losers.” The Atlantic story cited anonymous sources who claimed that Trump did not want to visit the Aisne-Marne…

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Florida Hits Record Case Increase – Breitbart
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Florida Hits Record Case Increase – Breitbart

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — With the United States grappling with the worst coronavirus outbreak in the world, Florida hit a grim milestone Sunday, shattering the national record for a state’s largest single-day increase in positive cases. Deaths from the virus have also been rising in the U.S., especially in the South and West, though…

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Record High Jump in Consumer Spending Despite Income Decline
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Record High Jump in Consumer Spending Despite Income Decline

U.S. household spending lurched upward in May as the economy reopened. Consumer spending rose 8.2 percent compared with April, the sharpest increase in Commerce Department data that stretches back six decades. That was actually below expectations, however. Economists surveyed by Econoday had forecast an 8.6 percent gain., April’s change in consumer spending was revised up…

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CEOs Quitting in Record Numbers Could Signal Total Stock Market Collapse
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CEOs Quitting in Record Numbers Could Signal Total Stock Market Collapse

CEOs are departing in droves. America’s corporate insiders, which include chief executives, dumped company shares at record levels. One Wall Street firm is projecting a stagnant year for U.S. companies. The stock market is in trouble. The Dow Jones Industrial Average printed its worst one-day point drop in history after plunging 1,191 points Thursday. The…

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This Week in Apps: Apple’s record holiday, Pokémon Go’s staying power, a spying tool gets the boot
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This Week in Apps: Apple’s record holiday, Pokémon Go’s staying power, a spying tool gets the boot

Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the Extra Crunch series that recaps the latest OS news, the applications they support and the money that flows through it all. The app industry is as hot as ever with a record 203 billion downloads in 2019 and $119 billion in consumer spending, according to preliminary year-end data…

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