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Private colleges across America can’t pay their bills

Behind the scenes in colleges across the U.S., institutions are having trouble paying their bills. Why it matters: There’s a reckoning coming in higher education…

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Vermont becomes first state to reach 80% vaccine threshold

Vermont Gov. Phil Scott (R) announced Monday that 80% of its eligible population has received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. Why it…

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Garland says DOJ will strengthen rules on obtaining lawmakers’ records

Attorney General Merrick Garland said Monday he has directed Deputy Attorney General Lisa Monaco to “evaluate and strengthen the department’s existing policies and procedures for…

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Israel’s new PM Naftali Bennett made his name as a millionaire tech founder

Naftali Bennett yesterday became prime minister of Israel, succeeding Benjamin Netanyahu, after his power-sharing government survived a vote of confidence. Why it matters: Bennett becomes…

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Biden at NATO summit: Collective defense is a “sacred obligation”

President Biden reaffirmed the United States’ commitment to NATO during a sit-down with Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, the president’s first meeting of NATO’s 2021 summit…

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Climate reality collides with rhetoric at the G7 summit

Leaders of the G7 agreed to a sweeping new agenda over the weekend. But while the communique they issued is lofty in goals, it lacks…

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Putin denies Russia is behind cyberattacks ahead of Biden summit

In an exclusive interview with NBC’s “Today,” Russian President Vladimir Putin denied that Russia is waging cyber warfare against the United States and refused to…

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Novavax says COVID-19 vaccine was 90% effective in Phase 3 trial, including against variants

Novavax, a Maryland biotechnology company, announced Monday that its COVID-19 vaccine was 90.4% effective in its Phase 3 trial, including against coronavirus variants. Why it…

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How America’s top hospitals send patient costs soaring

Read the story ↗ Source: https://www.axios.com/hospitals-predatory-medical-billing-e08eedf2-1099-4cdd-9d43-b8523ded64b6.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Michelle McGhee

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“The great resignation”: Upwards of 40% of workers are thinking about quitting their jobs

Companies that made it through the pandemic in one piece now have a major new problem: more than a quarter of their employees may leave….

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Private colleges across America can’t pay their bills

Behind the scenes in colleges across the U.S., institutions are having trouble paying their bills. Why it matters: There’s a reckoning coming in higher education…

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America’s biggest hospitals vs. their patients

Data: JHU; Chart: Will Chase/Axios More than a quarter of the 100 U.S. hospitals with the highest revenue sued patients over unpaid medical bills between…

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The next big social network: Nextdoor

Nextdoor, the neighborhood social network, has seen explosive growth over the past two years as homebound users became more fixated on what was happening on…

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American father and son plead guilty to helping former Nissan chair Carlos Ghosn flee Japan

Americans Michael Taylor and Peter Taylor pleaded guilty in a Tokyo court Monday to helping former Nissan chair Carlos Ghosn escape Japan in a box…

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Reports: Trump DOJ subpoenaed Apple for records of WH counsel Don McGahn

Apple told former Trump administration White House counsel Don McGahn last month that the Department of Justice subpoenaed information about accounts of his in 2018,…

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First fatality confirmed in downtown Austin mass shooting

A 25-year-old man died Sunday of injuries sustained in a mass shooting that wounded 13 other people in downtown Austin, Texas, the previous day, police…

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Pelosi demands Barr and Sessions testify on data subpoenas she says go “beyond Richard Nixon”

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) told CNN Sunday that former Attorneys General William Barr and Jeff Sessions should testify before Congress on reports that the…

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Netanyahu is out as new Israeli government survives confidence vote

Israel has a new prime minister for the first time since 2009 after a power-sharing government led by Naftali Bennett survived a confidence vote on…

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Afghanistan, cyber defense on the agenda for Biden in Brussels

President Biden touched down in Brussels on Sunday evening ahead of two days of talks with NATO and European Union leaders as part of his…

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Shipping giant CEO says business have to avoid global politics

The CEO of the world’s largest container-shipping company cautions that international firms have to be careful of taking political stances. What they’re saying: “We cannot…

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Chamber of Commerce CEO Suzanne Clark defends overture to Democrats

U.S. Chamber of Commerce president and CEO Suzanne Clark told me on “Axios on HBO” that the business group was right to endorse vulnerable House…

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Nuclear watchdog: “Essential” to have deal with Iran

The head of the International Atomic Energy Agency tells “Axios on HBO” that it’s “essential” to have a nuclear deal with Iran because otherwise “we…

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