Raytheon To Shed Thousands of Airline Services Jobs

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Defense manufacturer Raytheon Technologies plans to cut 15,000 jobs across its commercial airline services.

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Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont has announced a $1.5 million low-interest loan program that has been created for minority and women-owned businesses in New Haven, Derby and Ansonia.

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No group of small businesses was harder hit by the coronavirus pandemic than Black-owned businesses. A Stanford analysis of census data shows 40% of all Black-owned businesses in the U.S. closed their doors for good, and many for reasons that existed far before any health crisis.  

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A new poll finds most New Yorkers are comfortable with the pace of the reopening of the economy, even though many are taking a financial hit due to the shutdown.

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Governor Ned Lamont says Connecticut’s COVID-19 infection metrics are moving in the right direction for nonessential businesses to begin reopening this week, despite the concern of some lawmakers. He says there’s a need to get people back to work and reduce the high levels of unemployment.