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Health & Medical
Most countries of the Americas to reach COVID-19 vaccination target by end of year

Jamaica, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Haiti, Guatemala, and Nicaragua lag behind. PAHO to accelerate vaccine delivery to countries most in need of supplies. Washington, D.C. October 12, 2021 (PAHO) – Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) Director, Carissa F. Etienne, said that while Latin America and the Caribbean is on track to reach…

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Business
BrandPost: One of America’s largest rent-to-own companies stays connected with Webex

About | This blog series explores how the right technology investments are vital to not only keep your business resilient today in the face of the unknown, but thrive as you look to the future. Cisco Rent-A-Center is a rent-to-own industry leader with a mission to improve the quality of life for their customers. Having…

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America’s First Legally Recognized DAO is Finally Here

The world finally has its first legal DAO, thanks to developments in the state of Wyoming. The American CryptoFED DAO, an organization dedicated to creating a monetary system resilient to fluctuations in value, received notice from the Wyoming Secretary of State’s office that its project had been officially recognized as a DAO in the United…

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Science & Nature
Taxes and the rich: America’s history of favoritism and crackdowns

It’s a question that has convulsed America periodically over the past century: How much should America’s wealthy pay in taxes? The rate has been as high as 90% and as low as 28%. Then there are perfectly legal procedures that allow billionaires to re-characterize their income so they pay less tax and sometimes none at…

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Science & Nature
America’s new normal: A degree hotter than two decades ago

America’s new normal temperature is a degree hotter than it was just two decades ago.Scientists have long talked about climate change — hotter temperatures, changes in rain and snowfall and more extreme weather — being the “new normal.” Data released Tuesday by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration put hard figures on the cliche. The…

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Health & Medical
New York looks to become America’s next marijuana hub

Jim Castetter, sales head of Empire Standard, displays CBD flower the company sells on April 13, 2021 in Binghamton, New York Kaelan Castetter has plans for the unusued offices next to his factory: dedicate all 35,000 square feet of it to growing marijuana, which just became legal for recreational use in New York state. “We…