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New Jersey is prioritizing cigarette smokers for COVID-19 vaccines because of their risk of severe disease

1 day ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Officials are scrambling to speed-up COVID-19 vaccinations across the US, but a complicated set of guidelines regarding who should get priority have stymied states' efforts to maximize the number of shots in arms.
In order to accelerate the rollout, Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said Tuesday that states should expand the pool of people who have priority access. That pool should now include Americans between the ages of 16 and 64 who have certain underlying health issues that increase the risk of developing severe COVID-19, he said.
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Florida is becoming a vaccine tourism destination as foreigners and out-of-staters head there to get a COVID-19 shot

Florida is becoming a vaccine tourism destination as foreigners and out-of-staters head there to get a COVID-19 shot

1 day ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Although many states are now expanding their eligibility criteria for the COVID-19 vaccine, Florida was one of the first to offer the shot to adults aged 65 and older. The state's broad vaccination plan has attracted travelers hoping to take advantage from near and far.
Vaccine-seekers have flocked to Florida from Canada and Argentina, as well as New York and other states, according to the Wall Street Journal .
Governor Ron DeSantis said in a press conference last week that most of these visitors are in fact part-time residents, not so-called "vaccine tourists." "If...
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Covid-19 Vaccine Delivery: Can Air Cargo Meet The Challenge?

Covid-19 Vaccine Delivery: Can Air Cargo Meet The Challenge?

1 day ago   |   By Forbes

With Covid-19 vaccine approvals rolling in around the world, all eyes are now turned toward the air cargo industry. Can aviation deliver?
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COVID-19 vaccination center opening in Strip resort on Monday

1 day ago   |   By Review Journal

A UMC vaccination center equipped to offer hundreds of vaccinations each day will be set up inside the Encore's convention space.
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5 Intangible Buyer Behavior Trends to Monitor in 2021

1 day ago   |   By Business 2 Community

Despite turning the calendar from 2020 to 2021, we find ourselves starting the new year in more turmoil. A catastrophic COVID-19 pandemic that continues to increase in scope. The hope of the vaccines tempered as the rollout encounters delays. And the disturbing insurrection at our capitol causing national anxiety. To ignore these in a business context is to be blind to the effect on our society.
Such tumultuous events will have a direct impact on buying behaviors in 2021. Organizations today will need to monitor buying behaviors as they ebb and shift in 2021. Here are 5 intangible buying...
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How China is using its coronavirus vaccine 'to fill this void' left by the US

1 day ago   |   By Business Insider

An employee inspects syringes of the COVID-19 vaccine produced by Chinese company Sinovac Biotech at its factory in Beijing, September 24, 2020.
Ng Han Guan/Associated Press
Many of the world's poor countries are struggling to get their hands on vaccines for the coronavirus, and China has stepped in, offering priority access to its vaccine.
That could end up being a diplomatic victory for China, bolstering its influence with those countries, though it remains uncertain if Beijing will fulfill its promises.
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Encore opening COVID-19 vaccination center on Monday

1 day ago   |   By Review Journal

A University Medical Center vaccination center will be set up inside the property's convention space, near the self-parking garage. It will be equipped to offer hundreds of vaccinations each day, according to a Wynn Resorts release.
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Fear of Vaccine Threatens to Delay Pandemic's End

1 day ago   |   By Washington Post

After the first vaccines against Covid-19 demonstrated efficacy, public health officials began to foresee a gradual end to the pandemic. Getting there with a minimum of additional suffering will require widespread administration of vaccines, with the goal of achieving so-called herd immunity. Some health specialists warn that vaccine hesitancy - a reluctance to accept immunization - threatens to undermine that target.
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Covid-19 Vaccines, Vulnerable To Theft, Leave Healthcare Supply Chains Scrambling For Security

1 day ago   |   By Forbes

With reports that Covid-19 vaccines are being stolen and sold on the black market, Tom Knight, CEO of Atlanta-based inventory visibility and analytics firm Invistics, says he saw this coming back in April 2020.
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More than a year after the first COVID-19 case was discovered, more than 2...

More than a year after the first COVID-19 case was discovered, more than 2 million people have died from the highly transmissible virus

Summary List Placement More than a year after the first novel coronavirus case was discovered, more than two million people across the globe have died from COVID-19. That's... Read more ...

Billionaires Tom Steyer, Mark Cuban support more checks for Americans in...

Billionaires Tom Steyer, Mark Cuban support more checks for Americans in Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus proposal

Summary List Placement President-elect Joe Biden presented a $1.9 trillion stimulus plan on Thursday evening, which included $1,400 direct payments, $350 billion in aid to... Read more ...

Pelosi taps retired military commander, who oversaw the US response to...

Pelosi taps retired military commander, who oversaw the US response to Hurricane Katrina, to oversee probe into security failures during Capitol siege

Summary List Placement House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has tapped retired Lt. Gen. Russel Honoré to lead "an immediate review" of the security of the US Capitol Complex after armed... Read more ...

US stocks slide as disappointing bank earnings prompt end-of-week sell-off

US stocks slide as disappointing bank earnings prompt end-of-week sell-off

Summary List Placement US stocks sank on Friday as investors digested disappointing bank earnings and a December slump in retail sales. Retail sales shrank 0.7% in December as... Read more ...

Daily Crunch: WhatsApp responds to privacy backlash

Daily Crunch: WhatsApp responds to privacy backlash

WhatsApp delays enforcement of a controversial privacy change, Apple may get rid of the Touch Bar in future MacBooks and Bumble files to go public. This is your Daily Crunch... Read more ...

Facebook claims its AI can anticipate COVID-19 outcomes using X-rays

Facebook claims its AI can anticipate COVID-19 outcomes using X-rays

Researchers at Facebook and NYU trained a machine learning model to predict when COVID-19 patients' condition might deteriorate. Read more ...

The Latest: Wisconsin gov blasts empty federal vaccine vow

The Latest: Wisconsin gov blasts empty federal vaccine vow

MADISON, Wis. - Gov. Tony Evers blasted federal officials Friday for promising to release the remainder of their COVID-19 vaccine stockpile when it apparently was already... Read more ...

Pivotal Union Election Moves Ahead At Amazon Warehouse In Alabama

Pivotal Union Election Moves Ahead At Amazon Warehouse In Alabama

The workers will soon determine whether the retail giant has its first unionized facility in the U.S. Read more ...

The Latest: Biden rebukes unmasked lawmakers in insurrection

The Latest: Biden rebukes unmasked lawmakers in insurrection

WASHINGTON - President-elect Joe Biden issued a rebuke of Republican lawmakers who refused to wear masks while sheltering in crowded rooms during last week's violent... Read more ...

6 things you need to know about Joe Biden's just-released plan to transform...

6 things you need to know about Joe Biden's just-released plan to transform the chaotic covid vaccine rollout

Summary List Placement Long lines in Florida. Appointment website failures in California. Vaccines tossed in the trash in New York . The early weeks of the US coronavirus... Read more ...