The Pentagon reportedly used $1 billion in taxpayer money to fund the manufacture of jet engines and body armor instead of medical equipment

Submitted by Tech Insider on September 25, 2020 - 1:50pm

 U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper listens as Joint Chiefs Chairman Army Gen. Mark Milley addresses a news conference at the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia, U.S., April 14, 2020. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

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A $1 billion fund that was given to the Pentagon in March and paid for by taxpayers was re-allocated and not used how it was intended.

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam and his wife test positive for coronavirus as health officials warn against Trump's scheduled campaign rally

Submitted by Tech Insider on September 25, 2020 - 1:36pm

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Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced on Friday that he and his wife, Pamela, have tested positive for coronavirus, mere hours before President Donald Trump's rally at a Newport News airport.

Fast fashion giant Boohoo ignored red flags over working conditions among suppliers and often has 'no idea where its clothes are being made,' an independent review found

Submitted by Tech Insider on September 25, 2020 - 1:35pm

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Fast fashion giant Boohoo's UK supply chain has "many failings," including low pay, poor working conditions, and "inadequate" monitoring from Boohoo, an independent review has found — but the retailer did not deliberately exploit workers.


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