Coronavirus Update: Death Rate In Majority Black Communities Are More Than Triple The National Average

As the pandemic continues to upend lives around the globe, data on its effect on black Americans continues to echo the need for racial and healthcare equality. Blacks continue to die at alarmingly high rates from coronavirus and a recent … Read more…

Coronavirus Update: Death Rate In Majority Black Communities Are More Than Triple The National Average

As the pandemic continues to upend lives around the globe, data on its effect on black Americans continues to echo the need for racial and healthcare equality. Blacks continue to die at alarmingly high rates from coronavirus and a recent … Read more…

Top Trump economic advisers say unemployment rate could surpass 20 percent, job market could worsen

At a time when governors are grappling with how and when to safely reopen their states, the advisers’ comments underscore that further economic pain is still to come. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount … Read more…

Most rate Trump’s coronavirus response negatively and expect crowds to be unsafe until summer, Post-U. Md. poll finds

Governors win overwhelmingly positive marks from their constituents, across party lines. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help … Read more…

U.S. Faces 25 Percent African-American Unemployment Rate, Howard President Says | MTP Daily | MSNBC

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Citi says fear of coronavirus in South Korea is spreading ‘at a much faster rate’ than the virus itself

Total number of cases rose to 763 on Monday morning, compared to 31 cases reported as of Feb. 18, according to the Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to … Read more…

Franchising growth could fall to lowest rate in four years amid election year uncertainty

The International Franchise Association’s Franchise Business Economic Outlook for 2020 projects the number of franchised business in the U.S. will increase by 1.5% to a total of 785,316 — adding 232,000 jobs this year to reach 8.6 million employees. Small … Read more…

Former New Orleans Saints Linebacker Boosts Graduation Rate For Oregon District’s Black Students

Dwight Roberson initially went to Oregon to play football, but he is now being credited by the Salem-Keizer School District, and administrators for the highest graduation rate of Black students in at least a decade. Roberson’s day-to-day influences are to … Read more…

Jameela Jamil & The ‘Impractical Jokers’ Rate Situations On ‘The Misery Index’ Scale | PeopleTV

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KHN’s ‘What The Health?’: Despite Booming Economy, Uninsured Rate Ticks Up

Can’t see the audio player? Click here to listen on SoundCloud. Julie Rovner Kaiser Health News @jrovner Read Julie's Stories Rebecca Adams CQ Roll Call @RebeccaAdamsDC Read Rebecca's Stories Joanne Kenen Politico @JoanneKenen Read Joanne's Stories Tami Luhby CNN @luhby Read … Read more…

Pupil dilation and heart rate, analyzed by AI, may help spot autism early

New research suggests that two simple, quantifiable measures — spontaneous fluctuations in pupil dilation or heart rate — could enable earlier diagnosis of Rett syndrome and possibly other disorders with autism-like features. Child Development News — ScienceDaily SPECIAL CHILDREN DEAL … Read more…

Fed’s Quarles says more rate hikes could be ahead ‘at some point’ as economy improves

Quarles voiced confidence in the economy and said more rate hikes likely will be appropriate, countering the prevailing market wisdom. Top News & Analysis COMMUNITY NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up … Read more…

Fed Leaves Interest Rates Unchanged, No Longer Expects Rate Hikes This Year

In a widely anticipated move, the Federal Reserve announced its decision Wednesday to leave interest rates unchanged following a two-day monetary policy meeting. The central bank’s forward projections also indicated interest rates are likely to remain unchanged for the remainder … Read more…

Taxing earned income at a higher rate creates a great discrepancy, says former Sen. Heidi Heitkamp

"One of the great discrepancies and inequities in our tax system is earned income is taxed at a higher rate than unearned income," Heitkamp said on CNBC's "The Exchange." Politics BEST DEAL UPDATE: Save 50% Today! Get 24/7 Access to … Read more…

Mental health diagnoses among US children, youth continue to rise at alarming rate

The number of children and adolescents visiting the nation’s emergency departments due to mental health concerns continued to rise at an alarming rate from 2012 through 2016, with mental health diagnoses for non-Latino blacks outpacing such diagnoses among youth of … Read more…