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Full FDA Approval Of Pfizer's Covid Shot Could Make Vaccine Mandates More Likely

20 minutes ago   |   Forbes   |   3 articles

Pfizer began applying for full approval on Friday, a process that could take months.
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The WHO is granting emergency use of China's Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine

The WHO is granting emergency use of China's Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine

48 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement A World Health Organization panel has authorized the emergency use of a COVID-19 vaccine made by China's Sinopharm. The vaccine was developed by...
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Nancy Messonnier, the senior CDC official who first warned the US about the coronavirus pandemic, is resigning

Nancy Messonnier, the senior CDC official who first warned the US about the coronavirus pandemic, is resigning

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement Nancy Messonnier, a senior health official at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention who first warned the US of the COVID-19 pandemic is...
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2 top cannabis investors say their best advice is to buy stock in cannabis companies held back by a weird rule

2 top cannabis investors say their best advice is to buy stock in cannabis companies held back by a weird rule

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Picking the right companies to back in a new and quickly-changing industry like cannabis is hard. While there's no tried-and-true formula to picking...
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U.S. Bank tries hybrid branches as it adapts to rising digital channel usage

U.S. Bank tries hybrid branches as it adapts to rising digital channel usage

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement U.S. Bank has made a series of overhauls to branches in the Twin Cities region of Minnesota to reposition physical banking as digital channels eat away...
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Here's Why The U.K. Is Offering Under-40s Alternatives To The AstraZeneca Covid-19 Vaccine

4 hours ago   |   Forbes   |   4 articles

The British health agency had previously advised under-30s to seek a different vaccine.
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Pressure rises for India lockdown; surge breaks record again

4 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi faced growing pressure Friday to impose a strict nationwide lockdown, despite the economic pain it will exact, as a startling surge in...
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Therapy on Aisle 7: Retailers Are Entering the Mental Health Market

4 hours ago   |   NY Times

CVS, Walmart, Rite Aid and other large chains are working to integrate behavioral health services.
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Startups are battling to solve Americans' back pain, but a former neurosurgeon thinks they don't go far enough. See the pitch deck he used to raise $45 million for his answer to the problem

Startups are battling to solve Americans' back pain, but a former neurosurgeon thinks they don't go far enough. See the pitch deck he used to raise $45 million for his answer to the problem

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Startups that want to help Americans with their back and joint pain are some of the year's hottest investments . A former...
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More businesses opening, expanding in the Duke City

More businesses opening, expanding in the Duke City

10 hours ago   |   KOAT

Opening or expanding a business is never a walk in the park, especially when you're doing it in the middle of a global pandemic, with public health orders shutting things down.
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Why the horrid April jobs report was actually great news for stocks

Why the horrid April jobs report was actually great news for stocks

Summary List Placement The April jobs report badly missed estimates on Friday, but the stock market promptly hit record highs anyway. That's because the market is now in a... Read more ...

The Chamber of Commerce calls for an end to $300 federal unemployment...

The Chamber of Commerce calls for an end to $300 federal unemployment benefits after April's lackluster jobs report

Summary List Placement The Chamber of Commerce called for an end to the $300-per-week federal unemployment benefit on Friday, assailing it as an obstacle to the economic... Read more ...

Nancy Messonnier, the senior CDC official who first warned the US about the...

Nancy Messonnier, the senior CDC official who first warned the US about the coronavirus pandemic, is resigning

Summary List Placement Nancy Messonnier, a senior health official at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention who first warned the US of the COVID-19 pandemic is... Read more ...

US job growth unexpectedly softens, falling far below expectations

US job growth unexpectedly softens, falling far below expectations

Despite bullish predictions and the recovery of the US economy, job growth slowed in April compared to a month earlier, figures released by the Labor Department show. According... Read more ...

The disappointing April jobs report showed gains were mainly in leisure and...

The disappointing April jobs report showed gains were mainly in leisure and hospitality

Summary List Placement The leisure and hospitality sector was the only major industry to see a six-digit job gain between March and April. The US added just 266,000 nonfarm... Read more ...

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announces she won't run for a second term

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announces she won't run for a second term

Summary List Placement Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced she won't seek a second term on Thursday night, a decision that sent political shockwaves through the... Read more ...

Ripple's XRP sales almost doubled in the first quarter of 2021 thanks to a...

Ripple's XRP sales almost doubled in the first quarter of 2021 thanks to a surge in uptake of on-demand liquidity services

Summary List Placement Ripple said on Thursday its XRP sales almost doubled in the first quarter of 2021 compared to the last three months of last year. XRP sales rose 97% to... Read more ...

The UK is offering people under 40 an alternative to AstraZeneca's COVID-19...

The UK is offering people under 40 an alternative to AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine following concerns about blood clots in young people

Summary List Placement The UK is offering everyone under 40 an alternative to the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine, citing concerns over the development of blood clots among... Read more ...

Blood is in the water with Cheney's likely ouster. Now Trump aides are...

Blood is in the water with Cheney's likely ouster. Now Trump aides are casting doubt on McCarthy's prospects for House speaker if the GOP wins the House in 2022

Summary List Placement Lost in the Liz Cheney leadership brawl that's consumed House Republicans this week is an even bigger battle that politicos from Washington to Mar-a-Lago... Read more ...

Twitter begins testing its new Tip Jar feature to directly pay other users

Twitter begins testing its new Tip Jar feature to directly pay other users

You'll soon be able to tip your favorite tweeters. What you need to know Twitter is starting to test its new Tip Jar feature. The feature allows you to leave a tip for your... Read more ...