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Trump visits Michigan, unemployment claims, Michael Cohen released from prison: 5 things to know Thursday

USATODAY.com Thursday, 21 May 2020
President Trump visits Michigan, Jobless claims released as the economic toll from the coronavirus ticks on and more news to start your Thursday.

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