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Hit by a ransomware attack? Your payment may be deductible

WASHINGTON (AP) — As ransomware attacks surge, the FBI is doubling down on its guidance to affected businesses: Don’t pay the cybercriminals. But the U.S. government also offers a little-noticed incentive for those who do pay: The ransoms may be tax deductible.

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Hit by a ransomware attack? Your payment may be deductible

WASHINGTON (AP) — As ransomware attacks surge, the FBI is doubling down on its guidance to affected businesses: Don’t pay the cybercriminals. But the U.S. government also offers a little-noticed incentive for those who do pay: The ransoms may be tax deductible.

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Federal holiday pressures companies to give Juneteenth off

NEW YORK (AP) — The declaration of Juneteenth as a federal holiday is putting the pressure on more U.S. companies to give their employees the day off, accelerating a movement that took off last year in response to the racial justice protests that swept the country.

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Federal holiday pressures companies to give Juneteenth off

NEW YORK (AP) — The declaration of Juneteenth as a federal holiday is putting the pressure on more U.S. companies to give their employees the day off, accelerating a movement that took off last year in response to the racial justice protests that swept the country.

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Swiss court rejects Shelby Houlihan request for emergency injunction

The decision likely ends the record-setting American runner’s bid to compete in the Tokyo Olympics despite a doping ban. She was removed from her 1,500- and 5,000-meter prelim heats.

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Swiss court rejects Shelby Houlihan request for emergency injunction

The decision likely ends the record-setting American runner’s bid to compete in the Tokyo Olympics despite a doping ban. She was removed from her 1,500- and 5,000-meter prelim heats.

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Fierce Capitol attacks on police seen in body-cam videos

Videos released under court order provide a chilling new look at the chaos at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, including body camera footage that shows a man charging at a police officer with a flagpole and tackling him to the ground.

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Catholic bishops approve steps toward possible rebuke of Biden

The group overwhelmingly approves the drafting of a “teaching document” that rebukes politicians who receive Communion despite support for abortion rights.

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Tropical system to bring heavy rain, flooding to Gulf Coast

A tropical storm warning was in effect for parts of Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida, while flash flood watches extended well inland into Mississippi, Alabama and western Georgia.

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Tropical system to bring heavy rain, flooding to Gulf Coast

A tropical storm warning was in effect for parts of Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida, while flash flood watches extended well inland into Mississippi, Alabama and western Georgia.