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Democrats flouting their own COVID rules isn't just elitist hypocrisy - it's a danger to public health

Democrats flouting their own COVID rules isn't just elitist hypocrisy - it's a danger to public health

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement I hold no particular regard for career politicians, which is why I'm rarely disappointed by them. For the most part, I expect perennial public office...
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Dr. Fauci will meet with Biden's transition team for the first time on Thursday and will stay on at the National Institutes of Health under the next administration

Dr. Fauci will meet with Biden's transition team for the first time on Thursday and will stay on at the National Institutes of Health under the next administration

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious-disease expert, will meet with President-elect Joe Biden's transition team on Thursday and will stay on...
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I started my first job completely remote. Here's how I formed meaningful relationships with my coworkers and stood out when I didn't know anyone

I started my first job completely remote. Here's how I formed meaningful relationships with my coworkers and stood out when I didn't know anyone

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement It's been nearly six months since I joined Insider Inc., and while I live a few subway stops away from the company's New York office, I've yet to set...
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Hot health insurance startups Oscar, Clover, and Bright are expanding across the US. Their results so far this year reveal how difficult that can be

Hot health insurance startups Oscar, Clover, and Bright are expanding across the US. Their results so far this year reveal how difficult that can be

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Venture capital-backed health insurance startups are rapidly expanding their footprints across the US in hopes of shaking up a sector dominated by...
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More Americans died from COVID-19 yesterday than the number of people killed on 9/11

More Americans died from COVID-19 yesterday than the number of people killed on 9/11

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The United States set a grim milestone on Wednesday when 3,157 people died of COVID-19, surpassing, for the first time in a single day, the total number...
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Facebook will start removing posts with false vaccine claims as experts worry misinformation might discourage Americans from getting immunized

Facebook will start removing posts with false vaccine claims as experts worry misinformation might discourage Americans from getting immunized

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement Facebook will remove posts sharing false claims about COVID-19 vaccines, the company announced on Thursday. The company will remove claims debunked by...
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Lark Health partnered with Highmark as digital therapy makers continue riding the digital health wave

Lark Health partnered with Highmark as digital therapy makers continue riding the digital health wave

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Lark Health partnered with Highmark-the 4th largest BCBS-affiliated organization-to give Highmark members 24/7 access to Lark Health's digital...
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Germany says it dealt with COVID-19 so well that some people doubted the virus' existence, and broke the rules. It just reported its highest daily death toll, at 487

Germany says it dealt with COVID-19 so well that some people doubted the virus' existence, and broke the rules. It just reported its highest daily death toll, at 487

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Germany dealt with the first wave of COVID-19 so well that people questioned how serious the virus was, and even doubted its existence, the head of its...
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100 million vaccines in 100 days

100 million vaccines in 100 days

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Hello, Today in healthcare news: Plans to get 100 million Americans a COVID shot in 100 days , a former VC is building a new kind of doctor's office for...
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A former venture capitalist wants to rethink the 'uniquely bad' healthcare experience for LGBTQIA+ patients by building an entirely new health system

A former venture capitalist wants to rethink the 'uniquely bad' healthcare experience for LGBTQIA+ patients by building an entirely new health system

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement While the coronavirus pandemic has highlighted the many ways in which the United States' healthcare system is rife with inequity, A.G. Breitenstein saw...
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US stocks edge towards new records after jobless claims fall more than expected

US stocks edge towards new records after jobless claims fall more than expected

Summary List Placement US stocks gained slightly on Thursday after falling jobless claims offered an encouraging sign of labor-market improvement. New weekly claims for... Read more ...

Dr. Fauci will meet with Biden's transition team for the first time on...

Dr. Fauci will meet with Biden's transition team for the first time on Thursday and will stay on at the National Institutes of Health under the next administration

Summary List Placement Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious-disease expert, will meet with President-elect Joe Biden's transition team on Thursday and will stay on... Read more ...

Alabama rocket startup Aevum just unveiled the world's biggest drone - a...

Alabama rocket startup Aevum just unveiled the world's biggest drone - a 28-ton autonomous behemoth that may soon rocket US military satellites into orbit

Summary List Placement Aevum, a quiet, scrappy, and ambitious rocket-launch startup, unveiled the biggest drone in the world on Wednesday. Called Ravn X, the fully autonomous... Read more ...

UPS tells drivers to stop picking up packages from some major retailers...

UPS tells drivers to stop picking up packages from some major retailers, including Nike, Gap, and Macy's

Summary List Placement UPS has told drivers to stop picking up packages from some large retailers as the holiday shipping season picks up. According to The Wall Street Journal... Read more ...

Facebook will start removing posts with false vaccine claims as experts...

Facebook will start removing posts with false vaccine claims as experts worry misinformation might discourage Americans from getting immunized

Summary List Placement Facebook will remove posts sharing false claims about COVID-19 vaccines, the company announced on Thursday. The company will remove claims debunked by... Read more ...

Fed, Treasury urge Congress to approve more COVID-19 relief money

Fed, Treasury urge Congress to approve more COVID-19 relief money

Without more aid, families will lose homes and small businesses will fail, the Federal Reserve chairman said. Read more ...

Mitch McConnell poured cold water on the $908 billion COVID-19 stimulus...

Mitch McConnell poured cold water on the $908 billion COVID-19 stimulus plan, arguing that Trump would veto it

Summary List Placement Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said President Donald Trump's veto would hold up a $908 billion bipartisan stimulus bill from passing. In a... Read more ...

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

Summary List Placement Welcome to 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Sign up here to get this email in your inbox every morning. For the biggest stories in politics, sign up... Read more ...

Former US presidents Obama, Clinton, and Bush say they are willing to take...

Former US presidents Obama, Clinton, and Bush say they are willing to take their COVID-19 shots on camera to show the vaccine is safe

Summary List Placement Former US presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush, and Bill Clinton have all said they would be willing to receive their COVID-19 vaccines on camera to... Read more ...

Pelosi and Schumer ditched the secret COVID-19 stimulus plan they sent...

Pelosi and Schumer ditched the secret COVID-19 stimulus plan they sent direct to Mitch McConnell when they publicly backed the $908 bipartisan package instead

Summary List Placement House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer abandoned a secretive COVID-19 stimulus proposal when they publicly backed a $908... Read more ...