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$ 2.5 million grant to encourage small business development in underserved communities | Business

The Arkansas Center for Small Business and Technology Development at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock received a $ 2.5 million grant to engage in targeted outreach activities with small businesses in underserved communities. A center office is located at Southern Arkansas University. The US Small Business Administration (SBA) provided competitive funding under the […]

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LJD Week 2021 | FinTech and racial actions from a global perspective

Emerging technologies, and more specifically artificial intelligence (AI), have pervasive and global implications that are transforming entire economic sectors. Algorithms are becoming ubiquitous in our lives, as part of decision-making with far-reaching impacts in education, health, employment, but also access to credit and financial services, more generally. Financial technology (FinTech) is an umbrella term to […]

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CASNR receives grant to develop laboratory training program for animal disease research | KLBK | KAMC

(File photo by Nexstar Media Inc./EverythingLubbock.com) LUBBOCK, Texas (press release) – The following is a press release from Texas Tech University: More than a decade ago, national officials recognized the need for an improved research laboratory capable of tackling biological threats involving zoonoses and exotic animal diseases. New York State’s aging facility was inadequate to […]

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Honored Holocaust survivor; Career Advantage; Veterans Day Concert

CareerEdge helps the workforceat Manatee Memorial Hospital CareerEdge Funders Collaborative – the Grand Sarasota Chamber of Commerce’s workforce initiative – recently awarded $ 42,500 to skilled workers at Manatee Memorial Hospital. Manatee Memorial plans to develop 25 employees, ranging from entry-level employees to mid-level employees, as part of its overall workforce training initiative. Manatee Memorial […]

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Deanna Hillard joins Interact for Health as a program manager supporting 38 school health centers

For more than 20 years, Interact for Health has worked to improve access to care for children through health centers in schools. Deanna Hillard recently joined the foundation to support the work of the 38 current school health centers and develop additional opportunities to improve children’s health and reduce health disparities. As the program manager, […]

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Passaic prosecutor: Duo tried to bribe sexual assault victim, witness with money, car, more

A Passaic County man and a companion attempted to bribe a sexual assault victim and witness with money, tuition aid – even a car – to change their story, authorities said. Sergio Bernal, 33, from Passaic was initially charged with sexual assault on the underage victim at various residences in Passaic from October 2013 to […]

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October 27, 2021, 8:30 PM ET, BY Tyler – Contributor | Publisher: Thomas H. Kee Jr. (Follow on LinkedIn) Source: Daily Stock Exchange Traders Longer term trading plans for AAPL Buy AAPL on 146.99 target 155.86 stop loss @ 146.57 Details Summary technical data tells us to buy AAPL near 146.99 with a bullish target […]

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Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC) Announces Winners of John A. Hartford Foundation Tipping Point Challenge

National competition designed to catalyze skills, ideas and solutions to improve healthcare delivery to people living with critical illness Posted: October 27, 2021 at 8:05 AM EDT|Update: 15 minutes ago NEW YORK, October 27, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Innovative home-based palliative care for underserved rural populations and texting to find the tipping point are […]

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EU tech rules should curb cloud providers, study finds

BRUSSELS, October 26 (Reuters) – Draft EU rules to limit the power of Amazon (AMZN.O), Apple (AAPL.O), Alphabet (GOOGL.O) by Google and of Facebook (FB.O) are also expected to attack cloud computing service providers for possible anti-competitive practices, according to a study on Tuesday. The report comes as some EU lawmakers revising the Digital Markets […]

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ICAIF’21 shows how artificial intelligence is transforming finance

ACM International Conference on AI in Financial Returns by Popular Demand New York, NY, October 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – ACM, the Association for Computing Machinery, will be hosting the 2sd ACM International Conference on AI in Finance (ICAIF’21), virtually November 3-5, 2021. Over 950 people have registered for the inaugural conference, held in 2020. […]

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4 best practices to drive the transformation of virtual care for providers

The meteoric rise of telehealth began just as the pandemic took off, and all indications suggest it is here to stay. States that were once unwilling to reimburse virtual tours are now on board. Some even passed parity legislation requiring insurers to reimburse in-person and virtual tours equally. So why, with all this momentum behind […]

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Keith Hayes, CEO of IMMCO, Inc., Hall of Fame Inductee of the Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers

HOUSTON, 25 October 2021 / PRNewswire / – Orbital Energy Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: OEG) (“Orbital”), today announced through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Gibson Technical Services (“GTS”), that Keith Hayes, the CEO of IMMCO, Inc. (“IMMCO”), the engineering group of GTS, was inducted into the Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (“SCTE”) Hall of Fame at the awards […]

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Town Creek Ponceau named best stormwater management project in the state | Business

One of the costliest and most complex infrastructure companies in Greenville’s history was recently recognized as the best stormwater management project in the state. The Town Creek Culvert Drainage Improvement Project, a $ 33 million project in the Uptown District, received the North Carolina Chapter award of the American Public Works Association at its conference […]

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USDA to make available up to $ 1.15 billion

United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Tom Vilsack announced a significant expansion in high-speed Internet access, health care and education services for millions of rural Americans across the country. the country. “For too long, the ‘digital divide’ has left too many people living in rural communities behind: unable to compete in the global economy […]

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High school students and educators denounce the division of the blended learning model

After a Grade 10 year with province-wide transitions to virtual learning, Evelyn Jia was looking forward to returning to school in person this fall. However, the 16-year-old and her peers continue to struggle with their schooling on a daily basis, she says, because her school board in Mississauga, Ont., Has opted for a blended learning […]

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City Of Davis: City Of Davis Wins Beacon Leadership and Innovation Award for Healthy Davis Together Collaboration

October 22, 2021 9:10 a.m. The City of Davis announced today that it has received a Beacon Leadership and Innovation Award from the Institute for Local Government (ILG) for interagency collaboration for its partnership with UC Davis on the Healthy Davis Together (HDT) project. Healthy Davis Together has helped prevent the spread of COVID-19 in […]

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Tech surveillance campaign challenges big tech to hide behind small businesses – TechCrunch

Time and time again, the most powerful tech companies have pushed the narrative that any threat to their own trillion dollar businesses will reverberate, hurting small businesses that depend on their products. But unlike the warm and fuzzy anecdotes Big Tech has rolled out over the years, some business owners struggle to rely so much […]

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How advances in AI are enabling medical research without sharing data

Controversial plans in the UK to collect healthcare data have sparked public outcry and forced the NHS to suspend plans. This incident highlighted how vitally important issues of confidentiality and consent are in medical research. Revolutionary advances in machine learning that don’t require data sharing are poised to revolutionize healthcare. The UK’s National Health Service […]

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GIEWS country profile: Republic of Moldova 22-October-2021 – Moldova

FOOD SECURITY OVERVIEW Cereal production above the average forecast for 2021 Total cereal exports in 2021/22 forecast above average The local economy is gradually recovering from the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic and the 2020 drought Cereal production above the average forecast for 2021 Harvesting of the 2021 winter grains, mainly wheat, was completed in […]

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Three Kansas Main Street towns to be added through competition

Governor’s office TOPEKA – Governor Laura Kelly has announced plans to expand the Kansas Main Street program to three more communities this winter. Phillipsburg, Russell and Hoisington are currently members of the program. “When our main street businesses are successful, our entire economy is successful,” Governor Kelly said. “That’s why my administration relaunched the Kansas […]

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‘To resist Big Tech tyranny’, Trump launches social network – TechCrunch

For a rundown of TechCrunch’s most important and important stories delivered to your inbox every day at 3:00 p.m. PDT, subscribe here. Hello and welcome to the Daily Crunch on October 21, 2021! Today’s news was everywhere, including a number of articles dealing with a very particular former US president. TechCrunch has all the details, […]

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The White House will deploy a “climate framework”. This is what we know

The White House is set to reveal a wealth of information on U.S. climate progress ahead of global talks two weeks from now, but it’s unclear whether it will include a detailed roadmap to halving emissions from oil. ‘by 2030. The staff of climate envoy John Kerry and the White House National Security Council yesterday […]

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How Samsung Transformed Its Customer Experience With A New Support Site Search

“Our goal has always been to meet Samsung customers where they are and provide the services that are most convenient for them,” said Scott Messina, director of research and design strategy at Samsung. This meant updating their experience on the support site during the pandemic, when many customers were working from home and using their […]

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Deaths among double vaccines: what are the Australian statistics hiding? | Vaccines and vaccination

As of Tuesday, 356 Covid-19 patients were being treated in intensive care wards across Australia. Of these, 25 were fully vaccinated. While the data points to the extraordinary effectiveness of Covid-19 vaccines in preventing people from becoming seriously ill, hospitalized and dying, it begs the question: why do a small number of people become seriously […]

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Local nonprofits face rise in homelessness after end of moratorium on evictions

Local nonprofits are seeing an increase in the number of homeless people after the end of the moratoriums on evictions. MACON, Georgia (41NBC / WMGT) – Local nonprofits see an increase in homelessness after moratoriums on evictions end. The moratoriums on evictions ended in August and there is now an influx of families at the […]

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OHA, DEQ will monitor 150 drinking water systems, 6 in Oregon C., for PFAS chemicals

PORTLAND, Ore. (KTVZ) – The Oregon Health Authority and the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality announced Tuesday that they are partnering with a project to monitor small public drinking water systems in statewide, including six in central Oregon, to detect the presence of PFAS – a group of chemicals that are becoming a nationwide health […]

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US and UK AI research labs collaborate on military support technology

A new collaboration between the United States and the United Kingdom has integrated artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) to support combat forces. For the first time, the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) worked with the UK’s Defense Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) to develop, select, train and deploy cutting-edge ML algorithms to support […]

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State Tech Recognized as Fastest Growing University in Missouri

The State Technical College of Missouri is the fastest growing college in the state, according to the Chronicle of Higher Education. State Tech has had five consecutive years of record registrations and its membership has grown 61% since 2016. The Chronicle of Higher Education distinction is based on enrollment data from 2020, when State Tech […]

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The commissioners authorize the acceptance of grants

At Tuesday’s Commissioners’ Tribunal meeting, the tribunal will adopt a proclamation to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the local non-profit organization, Nosotros La Gente, which provides assistance to families in need and promotes equality and justice for all citizens. There will also be a presentation given by Charlie Campise regarding the October 2021 Hill Country […]

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Terra Mia Italia – the commercial network that promotes top quality Italian products

The high quality, the excellence of the producing companies, the traceability of the products, the safe transactions, the protection of the Italian products, the direct dialogue between the producers and the large distribution chains, the member services – this is the best that can be offered to consumers looking for quality products. Terra Mia Italia […]

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saas labs: SaaS Labs secures $ 17 million in funding from Base 10 Partners, Eight Roads Ventures

SaaS Labs, a cloud-based platform that creates productivity and business process automation software for enterprises, has raised $ 17 million in Series A funding from Base 10 Partners and Eight Roads Ventures. This is the first institutional fundraising by the bootstrap startup, which operates out of India and the Philippines. The company will use the […]

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The WHO technical advisory group will decide on October 26

Covaxin Approval: The World Health Organization (WHO) Technical Advisory Group will meet on October 26 to review Bharat Biotech’s EUL (Emergency Use List) for Covaxin, Soumya Swaminathan said Sunday, chief scientist at WHO. She said the WHO was working closely with Bharat Biotech to complete the case. On Thursday, Foreign Minister Harsh Vardhan Shringla expressed […]

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Criminals use fake AI voice to swindle UAE bank over $ 35 million • The Register

In short Authorities in the United Arab Emirates have requested the assistance of the US Department of Justice to investigate a case involving a bank manager who was defrauded by transferring $ 35 million to criminals by someone using a fake voice generated by AI. The employee received a call to move funds belonging to […]

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Maryland Congressional Delegation Announces $ 3.6 Million for Chesapeake Bay Watershed Restoration Projects

October 15, 2021 U.S. Senators Chris Van Hollen and Ben Cardin and Congressmen Steny H. Hoyer, Dutch Ruppersberger, John Sarbanes, Kweisi Mfume, Anthony G. Brown, Jamie B. Raskin and David Trone (all D-Md.) Announced today $ 3,683,392 in federal funding to support habitat restoration, habitat management, planning and implementation of projects in the Chesapeake Bay […]

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West Virginia Health Services chooses bttn as preferred provider

West Virginia joins growing community of healthcare associations that endorse bttn for reliable, affordable access to medical supplies Posted: October 14, 2021 at 11:40 am MDT|Update: 58 minutes ago SEATTLE, October 14, 2021 / PRNewswire / – bttn, a healthcare tech start-up that’s revolutionizing the way healthcare providers access medical supplies, announced new preferred vendor […]

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Scammers masquerading as tech support staff attempted to cheat the duo with life savings; Police Trouble Alert, Courts & Crime News & Highlights

SINGAPORE – Con artists posing as technical support staff at local telecommunications companies or government agencies are on the prowl, police warned in a public alert on Thursday (October 14). It comes after two people nearly lost their savings to the perpetrators last month. The crooks gained access to their computers and attempted to transfer […]

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Racial disparities in law enforcement decisions

California passed the RIPA in 2015 because of concerns about bias in law enforcement that lead different groups to have different law enforcement experiences. Beyond the obligation to collect data on controls, legislation has broadened and clarified the definition of racial and identity profiling to take into account and build on protected group status, such […]

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What is the future of Indian investments in Afghanistan? | Asia | An in-depth look at current events from across the continent | DW

New Delhi spent billions of dollars on infrastructure and humanitarian aid in Afghanistan after the United States overthrew the Taliban regime in 2001. From building highways to transporting food and building schools, India “has invested time, money and effort” in rebuilding Afghanistan, according to an Indian business expert. The expert, who asked to remain anonymous, […]

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Thousands more adults expected to benefit from new technical skills

Thousands of working adults will soon benefit from free courses that will help them upgrade or retrain quickly, as part of the government’s drive to close skills gaps and improve access to alternatives better quality training. Sixty-five short, modular courses will start rolling out later this month at 10 Institutes of Technology (IoT) across England […]

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agency helps minority businesses secure government contracts |

It has been a busy and successful summer for three minority-owned cleaning companies in Arkansas who received assistance from the Arkansas Supply and Technical Assistance Center while continuing contracts with the government. These clients, aided by PTAC advisor Tim Hicks, have won several state contracts. Best Janitorial now has a contract with the Division of […]

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Colleges innovate to support at-risk students, inside and outside the classroom

The next step is for the UK strategic communications group to develop an outreach strategy. The university standardized Salesforce CRM software for staff to send text messages, emails, or calls to at-risk students. Previously, the UK used separate systems for each of these communication channels, but staff now manage and track them through Salesforce. “It […]

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Encryption Consulting announces its very first virtual conference

PROSPER, Texas, October 11, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Is Applied Cryptography Your Passion? Then you have come to the right place, Encryption Consulting has something for you. Encryption consulting is organizing the very first Encryption Consulting 2021 virtual conference on November 3 and 4 2021. # ECconference2021 Encryption Consulting’s 2021 Virtual Conference will give […]

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Taliban, US Conclude “Frank and Professional” Talks in Doha | Taliban news

Taliban and US delegates held “frank and professional” talks in the Qatari capital, a US official said, with the two-day talks focusing on security and “terrorism” issues, as well as rights of women and girls. than the evacuations from Afghanistan. The weekend talks in Doha were the first face-to-face meeting between the two sides since […]

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“They still don’t know what to do:” Families face eviction from Orangeburg mobile home park

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) – Residents of Crepe Myrtle Village mobile home park in Orangeburg received eviction notices in July when new owners took over the park. The new owners, Colonial Holdings Group, say they need the park cleared to correct several code violations, some of which include foundation and plumbing issues. Fixing these specific code […]

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National housing assistance program set up to help destitute people

True to its campaign mantra “Putting People First”, the administration of the Labor Party of Saint Lucia (SLP) has established a National Housing Assistance Program (NHAP) aimed at helping the poorest people in the country. the society. Hundreds of St Lucians are online to benefit from a major component of the government’s socio-economic program for […]

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Technical Support Outsourcing Market Analysis, Major Business Growth, Trends by Types and Applications, Forecast to 2026

New business intelligence report on Global and US Technical Support Outsourcing Market by Player, Region, Type, Application and Sales Channel ”is designed to cover micro level of analysis by manufacturers and key business segments . The Global and United States Technical Support Outsourcing Market research analysis offers energetic visions to conclude and study the market […]

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McDonald’s USA Serves Free Thank You Meals To Educators Across The Country

Past or present, we all know an exceptional educator. They inspire and champion the next generation, and over the past year, they’ve really stepped up to support their communities, both inside and outside the classroom. That’s why next week McDonald’s will make school days a little brighter for educators and show our appreciation with a […]

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EU provides € 125 million in macro-financial assistance to Bosnia and Herzegovina – The European Sting – Critical News & Insights on European Politics, Economy, Foreign Affairs, Business & Technology

(Credit: Unsplash) This article is presented to you in association with the European Commission. The European Commission, on behalf of the EU, has provided € 125 million in macro-financial assistance (MFA) to Bosnia and Herzegovina. This disbursement is part of the Emergency MFA of € 3 billion for ten enlargement and neighborhood partners, which aims […]

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Conservation funding is expected to be heavily boosted as part of the spending proposal, but concerns remain

By Jennifer WhitlockField editor Farm conservation programs are set to get a big boost in funding under a House Agriculture Committee amendment added to the proposed $ 3.5 trillion budget reconciliation bill, but lawmakers must not create spending programs that are not based on the reality of farming or do not recognize the negative impacts […]

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PSI Services wins 2021 Tech Cares award from TrustRadius

PSI Recognized for Giving Back to Employees, Customers and Community with 2021 Tech Cares Award from TrustRadius GLENDALE, California, October 7, 2021 / PRNewswire / – PSI Services LLC, a global workforce solutions company, has been recognized with a 2021 Tech Cares Award from TrustRadius. This second annual award celebrates companies that have gone above […]

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Global Advanced Image Processing and Processing Planning Systems Market (2021-2028) Size, Share and Trend Analysis Report

DUBLIN, October 07, 2021– (BUSINESS WIRE) – The “Global Treatment Planning and Advanced Image Processing Systems Market Size, Share and Trend Analysis Report by Component, by Technique, by Application (Adaptive Radiation Therapy) , dose accumulation), by region and segment forecast, 2021 The -2028 report “has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The global advanced image processing […]

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HPD Expands HomeFirst Down Payment Assistance Program

Image Credit: NYC HPD The program offers up to $ 100,000 in forgivable loans to cover a portion of down payments or closing costs. On October 4, 2021, the Ministry of Housing Preservation and Development announced the first expansion of its “HomeFirst” down payment assistance program. The HomeFirst program provides financial assistance in the form […]

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Growth platform: nurturing startups with technical support and mentoring

Jitendra Vijayvargiya, CEO, MeitY Startup Hub and Sudiip Goswami, Director and General Manager – South India and Start-ups, Dell Technologies The COVID-19 pandemic has forced startups and businesses to embrace digital transformation across industries. It’s not just about being mobile or hybrid, but also being efficient in automation, data management, processing, security and more. Digital […]

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CTC Announces $ 5.9 Million Grant to Pay Outstanding Tuition Fees

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) – Thousands of students at Tallahassee Community College are now eligible for debt relief. TCC announced on Wednesday it allocates $ 5.9 million to pay for unpaid student tuition fees. Over 40% of TCC students come from low-income households. For many, this type of financial assistance can be life changing. This debt […]

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WVU Tech Expands College Computer Programs with Toyota Grant | WVU today

Afrin Naz (left) works with students from WVU Tech’s STEM Summer Academy. A new after-school program will extend computer education to middle school students in West Virginia in partnership with the Toyota USA Foundation. (Photo WVU) Fast forward a few years: Imagine starting a business based on your unique talents. Perhaps you have developed an […]

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$ 38 billion AI startup Databricks announces no-code acquisition

Databricks announced the acquisition of the code-less startup 8080 Labs. The company says the deal is key to its “land grab” strategy to develop its Data Lakehouse product. A Databricks executive told Insider the company has a “long list of prospects” for future acquisitions. $ 38 billion AI startup Databricks wants to make its platform […]

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Marshall’s Robert C. Byrd Institute named one of 60 EDA academic centers in the United States

HUNTINGTON, WV (WOAY) – The Robert C. Byrd Institute (RCBI) at Marshall University has received a major boost from the United States Economic Development Administration (EDA) to expand efforts to create an economy driven by entrepreneurship and innovation across West Virginia. EDA recognized RCBI as one of 60 University Center recipients in the United States. […]

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CMA urges Congress to address healthcare priorities in Biden’s Build Back Better Bill

05 October 2021 California Medical Association (CMA) urges Congress to address two of our nation’s highest healthcare priorities in President Biden’s Build Back Better social programs infrastructure legislation – permanent access to health insurance more affordable through the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and reduced prescription drug costs. Access to affordable health insurance The ACA has […]

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KUNR Today: New Workforce Housing in Tahoe, Nevada Adds Rapid Testing to COVID-19 Data

Here are the headlines of the local news for Tuesday, October 5, 2021. Listen to the headlines of the news from Tuesday, October 5, 2021. Nearly 300 affordable and workforce housing units opened in North Lake Tahoe areaBy Lucia Starbuck Nearly 300 affordable, workforce-friendly housing units have opened in five different locations in Truckee and […]

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Westside apartment fire leaves dozens displaced, families have to start all over – Action News Jax

LIVE in the Jacksonville Heights Apartment Complex on Action News Jax FOX30 to 10 JACKSONVILLE, Fla – At least two dozen people are now displaced after an apartment fire Monday afternoon in the Westside. When the Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Service arrived at the Jacksonville Heights complex in the 8000 block of 103rd Street, the […]

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Weekly update of the situation for Latin America and the Caribbean (September 27 – October 3, 2021) As of September 27, 2021 – Haiti

LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARABES: MIGRANTS AND REFUGEES D’HAITITI UNHCR, IOM, UNICEF and OHCHR call for a comprehensive regional approach to address the protection needs of Haitian migrants, while also warning that the situation is likely to worsen following the impact of the Haiti earthquake. August 14 on the already limited reception capacities of returning […]

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Bob Perks Fund Supports Area Cancer Patients | News, Sports, Jobs

From staff reports STATE COLLEGE – Eligible patients living in Mifflin and Juniata counties who are undergoing cancer treatment may receive financial assistance from the Bob Perks Cancer Assistance Fund. Since 2006, the Bob Perks Fund has provided financial support to cancer patients living in Blair, Central, Clearfield and Huntingdon counties and recently added Mifflin […]

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Huntington Beach mayor calls oil spill “environmental disaster”

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., Oct. 3 (Reuters) – A major oil spill off the southern California coast was called an “environmental disaster” by the mayor of Huntington Beach on Sunday after a ruptured pipeline left dead fish and birds strewn on the sand and offshore wetlands clogged with oil. An estimated 126,000 gallons, or 3,000 barrels, […]

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Thiele and Palumbo push for community housing law as deadline approaches for Governor Hochul to sign bill

Governor Kathy Hochul announces the #VaxtoSchool campaign on September 9. (Credit: Office of Governor Kathy Hochul) With the change of leadership in Albany, Assembly Member Fred Thiele Jr. (I-Sag Harbor) and State Senator Anthony Palumbo (R-New Suffolk) lead a coalition of 35 East End leaders to get Governor Kathy Hochul to sign legislation that would […]

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Visiting Uzbekistan, World Bank Vice President Reaffirms Support For Ongoing Reforms To Achieve Development Goals

TACHKENT, October 2, 2021 – Anna Bjerde, World Bank Vice-President for Europe and Central Asia, visited Uzbekistan on September 29-30, where she met President Shavkat Mirziyoyev and senior government and parliamentary officials. Ms. Bjerde also attended the first Uzbekistan Economic Forum and a recently launched Uzbekistan National Platform meeting. In Tashkent, Ms. Bjerde attended the […]

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Registration Assistance, Free Eye Examinations at Tulsa State Fair | New

TULSA – For the first time, the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma (BCBSOK) Mobile Assistance Center (MAC) will hold a booth at the 2021 Tulsa State Fair, offering personalized health insurance registration assistance, customer service, and free diabetic retinal exams for eligible BCBSOK members. Oklahoma residents who have experienced a qualifying life event […]

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Required COVID test data missing for New York’s elite private schools

COVID-19 testing data from several elite New York City private schools was not immediately disclosed as required. There was no information Friday from Dalton, Nightingale-Bamford, Packer Collegiate or Brooklyn Friends on the state Department of Health’s COVID-19 report card website. Schools each charge over $ 50,000 a year in tuition fees, and their progressive programs […]

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Food industry news summary for the week of September 27

SAN DIEGO – CMX, a cloud-based enterprise quality management software (EQMS) provider, and Mojix, an article-level intelligence solutions provider, this week announced a strategic partnership to advance full end-to-end traceability and food safety, with Mojix launching one of the first open data access, item-level food traceability platforms, and CMX being the first solution provider to […]

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Judge Says Pfizer’s Heart Medication Co-Pay Program A Bribe

By Andrew Karpan (October 1, 2021, 9:18 p.m. EDT) – A New York federal judge has found that Pfizer’s planned efforts to provide financial assistance to Medicare beneficiaries for an expensive drug that treats fatal heart disease are in violation an anti-recoil law. In a ruling Thursday night, U.S. District Judge Mary Kay Vyskocil dismissed […]