In China’s ‘zero-Covid’ lockdowns, a daughter’s struggle to get her father medicine hits a nerve

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Premarket: Price cap on Russian oil could shake up the market

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Rail strikes and labor shortages are hurting the UK economy

London CNN Business – The United Kingdom has a jobs problem. There just aren’t enough workers to keep its economy moving forward, and many employees are growing angry about inflation taking a large bite out of their paychecks. The problem escalated Tuesday as thousands of rail workers went on strike over demands for better pay … Read more

Father’s Day: Summer Clayton is a ‘proud dad’ to 3 million people on TikTok

CNN – Summer Clayton may not have children in real life, but he’s a “proud dad” to 2.8 million people on TikTok. Every week, he sits down to dinner and a virtual chat with his “kids.” He looks into the camera with empathy and tells them he’s proud of them. He teaches them how to … Read more