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Biden's Climate Summit Launches the World into a Climate Sprint

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Last year, as the COVID-19 pandemic raged, leaders around the world pledged that when the public health crisis lifted they would rebuild the economy with climate in mind. But...
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Track all of Biden's executive orders and actions as president

Track all of Biden's executive orders and actions as president

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Summary List Placement President Joe Biden exercised his power on his first day in office with a series of executive orders, already ticking off some items on his agenda and...
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Executives at Hilton, Marriott, and Hyatt say business travelers are imperative to their survival. Here's what they're doing to bring them back to hotels

Executives at Hilton, Marriott, and Hyatt say business travelers are imperative to their survival. Here's what they're doing to bring them back to hotels

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Summary List Placement The travel industry, battered by the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020 , is hoping for a better 2021. But in the meantime, the business world has largely adapted...
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Freezing student-loan payments saved just $2,000 per borrower, report finds

Freezing student-loan payments saved just $2,000 per borrower, report finds

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Summary List Placement President Joe Biden extended the pause on student loan payments through September 30, and while the inclusion of the 0% interest rate on those payments...
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Your ultimate guide to gearing up for spring 2021, from cleaning products to gardening gear to patio furniture

Your ultimate guide to gearing up for spring 2021, from cleaning products to gardening gear to patio furniture

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Table of Contents: Masthead StickySummary List Placement Spring is a time of renewal, when flower buds bloom, leaves return to barren trees, and the remnants of winter fade...
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A startup is developing an electric flying ferry that's part plane, part boat and can go as fast as 180 mph- see how it works

A startup is developing an electric flying ferry that's part plane, part boat and can go as fast as 180 mph- see how it works

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Summary List Placement Gone are the days of slow ferries and seasickness, if Regent has its way. The Boston-based startup is building the "Seaglider," an electric flying...
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The UK's 'red list' now bars travel from India to contain the spread of COVID-19 variants. Here's what it means, which countries are on the list and how it works

The UK's 'red list' now bars travel from India to contain the spread of COVID-19 variants. Here's what it means, which countries are on the list and how it works

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Summary List Placement As India's daily COVID-19 cases surge to global records , the UK has added the country to its "red list" of places from which travel is banned to to...
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With the current rental car shortage driving prices way up, Turo offers a cheaper way to rent vehicles directly from their owners. Here's what it's like to use

With the current rental car shortage driving prices way up, Turo offers a cheaper way to rent vehicles directly from their owners. Here's what it's like to use

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Though vaccine rollouts are well underway and travel is picking back up, travelers continue to seek safe vacation...
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2 Marriott credit cards from Chase are offering increased welcome bonuses, and you can earn up to 100,000 points for a limited time

2 Marriott credit cards from Chase are offering increased welcome bonuses, and you can earn up to 100,000 points for a limited time

20 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Chase has increased the welcome bonus on two Marriott Bonvoy credit cards. You can earn up to 100,000 Marriott points after meeting minimum spending...
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The 8 best hotels in Fort Lauderdale whether you seek rooftop pools and casinos or a relaxing beachfront retreat

The 8 best hotels in Fort Lauderdale whether you seek rooftop pools and casinos or a relaxing beachfront retreat

20 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Just 45 minutes north of rowdy Miami, Fort Lauderdale offers a more relaxed and often more affordable take on a fun, Florida beach vacation. The...
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Biden sees economic opportunity in climate fight

Biden sees economic opportunity in climate fight

Opening the final session of the two-day virtual global climate summit, President Joe Biden says he wants to shift the conversation from climate threat to economic opportunities. Read more ...

CDC says women under 50 are at the highest risk of blood clots after J&J...

CDC says women under 50 are at the highest risk of blood clots after J&J shot as advisors debate the vaccine's future

Summary List Placement Fifteen women who received Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine have developed a rare type of blood clot in their brains, officials disclosed in slides... Read more ...

Elon Musk said watching SpaceX's Friday astronaut launch was 'extremely...

Elon Musk said watching SpaceX's Friday astronaut launch was 'extremely intense' - he couldn't sleep the night before

Summary List Placement The Florida sky exploded with light and ferocious rumbling on Friday morning as a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket roared to life at NASA's Kennedy Space Center... Read more ...

Republican Sen. Ron Johnson says there's 'no reason to be pushing vaccines...

Republican Sen. Ron Johnson says there's 'no reason to be pushing vaccines on people' in interview with right-wing radio host

Summary List Placement Republican Sen. Ron Johnson has long embraced skepticism about science on issues from climate change to COVID-19. On Thursday, the Wisconsin conservative... Read more ...

How to watch 'Shadow and Bone,' the new Netflix series based on the popular...

How to watch 'Shadow and Bone,' the new Netflix series based on the popular fantasy novel

Summary List PlacementMonthly Subscription Gift Card Leigh Bardugo's popular fantasy novels have come to life in the Netflix original series " Shadow and Bone ." You can watch... Read more ...

Superstar gymnast Simone Biles is leaving Nike for a new partnership with...

Superstar gymnast Simone Biles is leaving Nike for a new partnership with Gap-owned athletic brand Athleta

Summary List Placement Gymnast Simone Biles is leaving Nike for a new partnership with apparel brand Athleta. The five-time Olympic medalist has signed a deal with the... Read more ...

US stocks trade mixed as investors mull proposed capital gains take hike

US stocks trade mixed as investors mull proposed capital gains take hike

Summary List Placement US stocks were mixed on Friday after falling the day prior on fears of the capital gains tax hike proposed by president Joe Biden that would nearly... Read more ...

US stocks trade mixed as investors mull proposed capital gains take hike

US stocks trade mixed as investors mull proposed capital gains take hike

Summary List Placement US stocks were mixed on Friday after falling the day prior on fears of the capital gains tax hike proposed by president Joe Biden that would nearly... Read more ...

Trump endorses COVID-19 vaccination as a 'miracle' and 'a real lifesaver' in...

Trump endorses COVID-19 vaccination as a 'miracle' and 'a real lifesaver' in interview with New York Post

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump called COVID-19 vaccines "a miracle" and said he "strongly recommend" people get their shots in a new interview with the New York... Read more ...

India is putting oxygen tankers on special express trains as hospitals run...

India is putting oxygen tankers on special express trains as hospitals run out of supplies for COVID-19 patients

Summary List Placement India is using express trains to transport oxygen tankers as hospitals deal with critical shortages to treat COVID-19 patients. Indian Railways is... Read more ...