The pandemic has walloped the Mystics, but they still have a chance at satisfaction

by Washington Post

Washington Post— The Mystics appeared set for a golden era of winning and growth. Then came the pandemic.—Pandemic unemployment benefits have now expired. The pandemic, however, is still going strong. This weekend marked the expiration of expanded pandemic employment benefits, the once-$600 per week new benefits later reduced to $300 per week and, as of now, gone completely. This does not mean the pandemic has gone away. The pandemic is still going strong, especially in Republican-led states devoted to not combatting it with much urgency, and the reopening of schools is leading to new outbreaks across the nation. The premise is that ending the enhanced pandemic benefits will force more...

New York Post—Yankees’ ugly season still has chance to be beautiful. Amid this roller-coaster Yankees season — “You’ve got to enjoy the ride,” Aaron Judge advised the club’s fans on Monday — you can find one consistent adjective. Ugly. Ugly wins, ugly losses. An ugly season that still features the potential to become beautiful. The Yankees won ugly Tuesday night, slamming five homers to post a

Kiplinger—Pandemic Unemployment Benefits End — This Relief Is Still Available. You may be eligible for help with healthcare, your rent and more.