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The Hill

Pac-12 football season to start in November

Pac-12 football season to start in November

The Pac-12 college football conference will begin a seven-game season on Nov. 6 after the Big Ten conference’s return despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.The conference’s university presidents unanimously voted to withdraw a moratorium on...

The Hill

Pelosi slams Trump executive order on pre-existing ...

Pelosi slams Trump executive order on pre-existing ...

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Thursday took aim at an executive order from President Trump which he has claimed will ensure coverage for people with pre-existing conditions.“President Trump’s bogus executive order on pre-existing...

MedCity News

As deadline approaches, will HHS face pressure ...

As deadline approaches, will HHS face pressure ...

In November, healthcare providers will be required to promote interoperability and give patients access to their health information. Electronic health record systems must also be able to integrate with third-party software through standard APIs.

The Hill

Virginia health official seeks to stop Friday ...

Virginia health official seeks to stop Friday ...

A Virginia health official is seeking to block a planned campaign rally for President Trump on Friday evening, citing a "severe public health threat."Natasha Dwamena, district director for the Department of Public Health, wrote in a letter Thursday...

NPR

Data Begins To Provide Some Answers On ...

Data Begins To Provide Some Answers On ...

There's still much that is unknown. But Dr. Denise Jamieson, chair of the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics at Emory Healthcare, says recent findings "should be somewhat reassuring."

Forbes

Novavax’s Coronavirus Vaccine Enters Late-Stage Trials

Novavax’s Coronavirus Vaccine Enters Late-Stage Trials

Novavax received $1.6 billion from the U.S. federal government to fund the late-stage development and production of its vaccine.

The Hill

Overnight Health Care: Trump signs largely symbolic ...

Overnight Health Care: Trump signs largely symbolic ...

Welcome to Thursday’s Overnight Health Care. President Trump signed an executive order seeking to protect coverage for preexisting conditions, while his Department of Justice is supporting a lawsuit that would overturn the Affordable Care Act....

MedCity News

Blue Cross Blue Shield Plans To Settle ...

Blue Cross Blue Shield Plans To Settle ...

After seven years, David Boies eyes the finish line for his clients in the Blue Cross Blue Shield class action.

The Hill

Trump signs largely symbolic pre-existing conditions order ...

Trump signs largely symbolic pre-existing conditions order ...

President Trump on Thursday signed a largely symbolic executive order aimed at protecting people with pre-existing conditions as he takes fire for a lawsuit seeking to overturn ObamaCare, which enacted those protections. “The historic action I...

Becker's Hospital Review - Healthcare News
The Hill

Tillis appears to reinforce question about COVID-19 ...

Tillis appears to reinforce question about COVID-19 ...

Sen. Thom Tillis (R-N.C.) on Thursday appeared to reinforce doubts about the total number of Americans who have died from COVID-19 after a woman called into a virtual town hall saying many of the fatalities include deaths "from things...

New York Times

Blue Cross Insurers Reach Tentative Settlement in ...

Blue Cross Insurers Reach Tentative Settlement in ...

The health insurance group may pay $2.7 billion to resolve allegations that the chain blocked competition.

Becker's Hospital Review - Healthcare News
Becker's Hospital Review - Healthcare News
New York Times

Covid-19 Live Updates

Covid-19 Live Updates

College enrollment has shown signs of a decline — and in some unexpected ways. New York State plans its own review of vaccines amid concern that the U.S. approval process has become politicized.

Becker's Hospital Review - Healthcare News
New York Times

Virus Cases Surged in Young Adults. The ...

Virus Cases Surged in Young Adults. The ...

Infections among young adults eventually may have spread to older, more vulnerable people, the C.D.C. reported.

Becker's Hospital Review - Healthcare News
Becker's Hospital Review - Healthcare News
Becker's Hospital Review - Healthcare News
The Hill

Leaders of science academies sound alarm over ...

Leaders of science academies sound alarm over ...

Two of the most prominent science advisory groups on Thursday issued a warning about the consequences of political interference in science.The leaders of the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) and the National Academy of Medicine (NAM) in a joint...

New York Times

Novavax Enters Final Stage of Coronavirus Vaccine ...

Novavax Enters Final Stage of Coronavirus Vaccine ...

The Maryland company, which has never brought a vaccine to market, has started its Phase 3 trial in the United Kingdom, with plans to begin in the United States in October.

Becker's Hospital Review - Healthcare News
Becker's Hospital Review - Healthcare News
Becker's Hospital Review - Healthcare News
The Hill

White House puts off action on surprise ...

White House puts off action on surprise ...

The White House is putting off executive action to crack down on surprise medical bills, instead calling on Congress to act on the issue.  The Trump administration had been working on a potentially far-reaching proposal to protect...

Inc.

Want to Be Persuasive? Follow These 3 ...

Want to Be Persuasive? Follow These 3 ...

Neal Katyal won his first Supreme Court case, ending Guantanamo tribunals. Here's what he learned.

Quartz

Modi and Xi are among the top ...

Modi and Xi are among the top ...

The list of most admired men and women includes politicians, actors, sportspersons, and public figures from across the world.

Quartz

The pandemic has brought a rude income ...

The pandemic has brought a rude income ...

"The pandemic has been particularly hard for India’s self-employed class, drying up cash inflows and thereby, threatening the future of their businesses."

Forbes

My Marriott Quarantine: Taking Care Of People ...

My Marriott Quarantine: Taking Care Of People ...

Companies that truly 'walk the talk' of putting people at the heart of their culture weather crisis better and emerge stronger. My hotel quarantine at JW Marriott is a case in point.

Inc.

People Who Learn to Use These Work From ...

People Who Learn to Use These Work From ...

Every challenge brings opportunities--and there's a big opportunity right now.

Inc.

Entrepreneurship Should Be Prioritized Amid COVID-19

Entrepreneurship Should Be Prioritized Amid COVID-19

Governments at all levels should do more to support and sustain new businesses

Quartz

Defi tokens gain popularity in India as ...

Defi tokens gain popularity in India as ...

On Aug. 19, when CoinSwitch listed six defi coins on its exchange, Indians ploughed around $1 million (Rs7.39 crore) on a single day. And over the last 30 days, defi coins worth $10 million have been traded.

Forbes

Trump Already Has Plans To Undermine Election ...

Trump Already Has Plans To Undermine Election ...

Donald Trump has stated that he will not commit to a peaceful transfer of power in the White House.

Forbes

New York Times Company Names New Chairman ...

New York Times Company Names New Chairman ...

The New York Times Company has announced retirement of Arthur Ochs Sulzberger, Jr. as Chairman of the Board of The New York Times Company. Sulzberger was the Publisher of the New York Times previously.

Forbes

UC Admissions Scandal: Diane Feinstein’s Husband Wrote ...

UC Admissions Scandal: Diane Feinstein’s Husband Wrote ...

A state audit found the decision to admit this applicant was “likely influenced” by the Bum’s advocacy.

Forbes

Meet The CEO Who Built A Successful ...

Meet The CEO Who Built A Successful ...

After being diagnosed with Chiari Malformation, Zakia Blain's life was forever changed. Yet, she made no allowances for excuses. Instead, she pursued a wellness journey and began to do business on her own terms.

Inc.

4 Tips for Not Running Afoul of ...

4 Tips for Not Running Afoul of ...

Facebook outlines tips for businesses to comply with its pre-election advertising rules.

Forbes

What The Tesla Stock Price Tells Us ...

What The Tesla Stock Price Tells Us ...

Tesla´s recent stock split underlines the importance of not letting psychological viruses affect your investment decisions.

Forbes

Revolver.News, A Right-Wing Website Endorsed By Trump, ...

Revolver.News, A Right-Wing Website Endorsed By Trump, ...

On Thursday, the right-wing news aggregation website Revolver published an article calling on law enforcement officials to open fire on protesters in Louisville and elsewhere. The site is notable for its biggest fan: President Trump

Forbes

2020 Forbes CIO Virtual Series—Episode 3: Winning ...

2020 Forbes CIO Virtual Series—Episode 3: Winning ...

With tech advancing so fast, CIOs have found it hard to attract the talent to help design and execute their digital transformation plans. Then Covid-19 hit, creating new strains. This virtual event will explore how companies can attract the great workers they need now.

Forbes

2020 Forbes CIO Virtual Series—Episode 2: Next-Generation ...

2020 Forbes CIO Virtual Series—Episode 2: Next-Generation ...

Advances in AI, 5G, edge computing and more are changing the competitive dynamics of every industry. As ubiquitous computing becomes the norm, what do tech leaders see for the future—and how are they planning for it? This virtual event will explore this crucial terrain.

Forbes

2020 Forbes CIO Virtual Series—Episode 1: Collaboration, ...

2020 Forbes CIO Virtual Series—Episode 1: Collaboration, ...

2020 has speeded digital-first change, and CIOs are rising to the challenge. In this virtual event, tech leaders will talk about how they’re driving collaboration, innovation and the integration of new technologies as they plan for 2021 and beyond.

Forbes

Building Resilience: The Importance Of Audit During ...

Building Resilience: The Importance Of Audit During ...

The COVID-19 crisis has exacerbated existing challenges facing businesses and exposed new risks. To better understand these challenges, Deloitte Global conducted a survey of 350 respondents from around the world in April and May 2020, at the height of the initial global COVID-19 lockdown.

Forbes

Is Oil And Gas A Viable Replacement ...

Is Oil And Gas A Viable Replacement ...

"While depressed oil and gas commodity prices negatively impact returns, oil and gas investments may perform better than traditional stocks and bonds in an economic downturn or during periods of excess inflation."

Forbes

Three Questions To Ask At The Exit ...

Three Questions To Ask At The Exit ...

While in a perfect world we would always know when someone is thinking about jumping ship, that isn’t reality.

FloridaPolitics.com

Donald Trump says coronavirus ‘sounds like a ...

Donald Trump says coronavirus ‘sounds like a ...

The President made the COVID-19 quip in Jacksonville. The post Donald Trump says coronavirus ‘sounds like a beautiful place in Italy’ appeared first on Florida Politics - Campaigns & Elections. Lobbying & Government..

FloridaPolitics.com

Constitutional crisis over Electors? Bob Poe says ...

Constitutional crisis over Electors? Bob Poe says ...

Donald Trump reportedly wants states to certify Electors for him regardless of popular vote. The post Constitutional crisis over Electors? Bob Poe says Florida’s been there, done that appeared first on Florida Politics - Campaigns & Elections. Lobbying & Government..

FloridaPolitics.com

Student Bill of Rights? Ron DeSantis is ...

Student Bill of Rights? Ron DeSantis is ...

College students shouldn't face harsh COVID-19 restrictions, the Governor says. The post Student Bill of Rights? Ron DeSantis is looking into it appeared first on Florida Politics - Campaigns & Elections. Lobbying & Government..

FloridaPolitics.com

Supreme Court caps sovereign claims at $200K, ...

Supreme Court caps sovereign claims at $200K, ...

Court holds that multiple victims cannot make separate claims in order to exceed cap. The post Supreme Court caps sovereign claims at $200K, even for Parkland appeared first on Florida Politics - Campaigns & Elections. Lobbying & Government..

FloridaPolitics.com

José Javier Rodríguez, Ileana Garcia trade barbs ...

José Javier Rodríguez, Ileana Garcia trade barbs ...

The two are ramping up attacks as the Nov. 3 election nears. The post José Javier Rodríguez, Ileana Garcia trade barbs over alleged ‘scare tactics’ in SD 37 race appeared first on Florida Politics - Campaigns & Elections. Lobbying & Government..

FloridaPolitics.com

Last Call for 9.24.20 — A prime-time ...

Last Call for 9.24.20 — A prime-time ...

A digest of the day's politics and policy while the bartender refreshes your drink. The post Last Call for 9.24.20 — A prime-time read of what’s going down in Florida politics appeared first on Florida Politics - Campaigns & Elections. Lobbying & Government..

FloridaPolitics.com

Steny Hoyer to headline Hillsborough Kennedy King ...

Steny Hoyer to headline Hillsborough Kennedy King ...

Hillsborough County is a key strategic foothold along the I-4 corridor. The post Steny Hoyer to headline Hillsborough Kennedy King Gala appeared first on Florida Politics - Campaigns & Elections. Lobbying & Government..

FloridaPolitics.com

‘Preposterous’: Joe Gruters says there’s no secret ...

‘Preposterous’: Joe Gruters says there’s no secret ...

Republican Party of Florida chair and sitting Senator says there's no conversation. The post ‘Preposterous’: Joe Gruters says there’s no secret plan for Legislature to assign Florida electors appeared first on Florida Politics - Campaigns & Elections. Lobbying & Government..

FloridaPolitics.com

Chris Corr: ‘Rigor Gap’ could leave Florida’s ...

Chris Corr: ‘Rigor Gap’ could leave Florida’s ...

The degree of such mastery is in question. The post Chris Corr: ‘Rigor Gap’ could leave Florida’s students less prepared for future workplace appeared first on Florida Politics - Campaigns & Elections. Lobbying & Government..

FloridaPolitics.com

John Morgan calls Florida minimum wage a ...

John Morgan calls Florida minimum wage a ...

Recent polling shows nearly 65% of voters are ready to vote ‘yes’ on Amendment 2. The post John Morgan calls Florida minimum wage a ‘slave wage,’ doubles down on $15 pay initiative appeared first on Florida Politics - Campaigns & Elections. Lobbying & Government..