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Devoted Health quietly raised $380 million to gear up for fierce competition in the red-hot health-plan market for older people

Devoted Health quietly raised $380 million to gear up for fierce competition in the red-hot health-plan market for older people

7 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Devoted Health, a startup that sells health insurance to seniors, quietly raised $380 million last year, three people familiar with the matter told...
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For selenium in rivers, timing matters

7 minutes ago   |   Science Daily

Researchers have gained new insight into an ongoing environmental health problem.
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FDA says single-dose shot from J&J prevents severe COVID

9 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald   |   3 articles

By LAURAN NEERGAARD and MATTHEW PERRONE WASHINGTON - Johnson & Johnson's single-dose vaccine offers strong protection against severe COVID-19, according to an analysis released...
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White House to distribute 25 million free face masks in 'equity' push amid COVID response

9 minutes ago   |   ABC

The White House will distribute the reusable American-made cloth masks through Federally Qualified Community Health Centers and the nation's food banks.
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St. Luke's commits to vaccinating eligible teachers with COVID shot

11 minutes ago   |   The Morning Call

St. Luke's University Health Network has made the commitment to dedicate weekly vaccine appointments to eligible educators at 78 schools in the region.
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White House to distribute 25 million free face masks in 'equity' push amid COVID response

13 minutes ago   |   ABC   |   3 articles

The White House will distribute the reusable American-made cloth masks through Federally Qualified Community Health Centers and the nation's food banks.
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Health network allowed employees' kin to skip vaccine line

17 minutes ago   |   WTAE

One of Pennsylvania's largest health networks allowed employees' family members to skip the COVID-19 vaccine line, raising questions of fairness at a time of strong public...
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CDC report shows 55 of 81 Chicago gym-goers, infrequent mask-wearers contracted COVID-19

27 minutes ago   |   ABC

The CDC highlighted the importance of wearing masks in a report that studied a high coronavirus "attack rate" at a Chicago gym.
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Biden administration to send 25 million masks to community health centers and food pantries

Biden administration to send 25 million masks to community health centers and food pantries

29 minutes ago   |   KMBC   |   3 articles

The White House says an estimated 12 to 15 million Americans will receive masks as a result of these efforts.
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Giving Wednesday: Autism Action Partnership empowers people on the spectrum

Giving Wednesday: Autism Action Partnership empowers people on the spectrum

31 minutes ago   |   KETV

Autism Action Partnership is one of 21 organizations that will benefit on Giving Wednesday, as part of the Combined Health Agencies Drive and United Way of the Midlands.
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Three-quarters of all voters, including 60% of Republicans, support Biden's...

Three-quarters of all voters, including 60% of Republicans, support Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan: poll

Summary List Placement A majority of all voters, including Republicans, support the passage of President Joe Biden's proposed $1.9 trillion COVID-19 aid package, a new... Read more ...

Biden administration sending masks to poor communities

Biden administration sending masks to poor communities

The Biden administration is planning to distribute millions of free face masks across the country to organizations serving people with low incomes, in a fresh effort to tamp... Read more ...

Fisker soars 26% after it partners with Foxconn to develop and manufacture a...

Fisker soars 26% after it partners with Foxconn to develop and manufacture a new electric vehicle

Summary List Placement Fisker Inc. soared 26% on Wednesday after it said it will collaborate with Foxconn to develop and manufacture electric vehicles. Fisker and Foxconn will... Read more ...

Prosecutors drop drunken driving charge against Bruce Springsteen

Prosecutors drop drunken driving charge against Bruce Springsteen

The judge fined the rock star $500 plus $40 in court costs. Read more ...

16 books Steve Jobs always turned to for inspiration

16 books Steve Jobs always turned to for inspiration

Summary List Placement Wednesday marks what would have been the late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs' 66th birthday. And while Tim Cook has since taken the reins, Jobs' legacy in... Read more ...

Biden administration withdraws from transgender athlete case

Biden administration withdraws from transgender athlete case

The Biden administration has withdrawn government support for a federal lawsuit in Connecticut that seeks to ban transgender athletes from participating in girls' high school... Read more ...

Prosecutors drop DWI, reckless driving charges against Bruce Springsteen

Prosecutors drop DWI, reckless driving charges against Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen on Wednesday pleaded guilty to downing shots of tequila with fans at a New Jersey park - as prosecutors dismissed charges of DWI and reckless driving in his... Read more ...

Trump-appointed federal judge indefinitely blocks the Biden administration's...

Trump-appointed federal judge indefinitely blocks the Biden administration's 100-day deportation freeze

Summary List Placement A federal judge in Texas indefinitely blocked President Joe Biden's administration from enforcing a 100-day deportation freeze, according to the... Read more ...

Biden to order review of supply chains in key industries

Biden to order review of supply chains in key industries

​President Biden will sign an executive order on Wednesday to review the supply chains in four key industries ​to assure a continued flow of critical goods in medical care and... Read more ...

Canadiens fire coach Claude Julien amid losing str

Canadiens fire coach Claude Julien amid losing str

MONTREAL - The struggling Montreal Canadiens fired head coach Claude Julien and associate coach Kirk Muller on Wednesday following a three-game skid. Read more ...