NewsWatch: What you need to know about stimulus checks and what’s in the COVID aid package

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U.S. lawmakers late Monday approved billions of dollars in new stimulus spending aimed at individuals and businesses struggling through the coronavirus pandemic, in a package whose highlights include direct checks to Americans and a second round of what’s known as the Paycheck Protection Program. Here are some highlights of what Congress has approved. See full story.

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