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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

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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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China Has Promised To Go Carbon-Neutral By 2060, But Coal Is Still King

This year, China pledged to go carbon-neutral by 2060. It has invested heavily in solar, wind and nuclear energy. Still, coal-fired heavy industry made up…

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5 Things To Watch At The Biden-Putin Summit

The June 16 Geneva summit between President Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin is a chance for the two leaders to map out how they…

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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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Hyundai Plant In Alabama Pauses Manufacturing Due To Car Chip Shortage

A global shortage of semiconductor chips has impacted the manufacturing of cars, electronics and appliances. (Image credit: Dave Martin/AP) Source: https://www.npr.org/2021/06/14/1006126724/hyundai-plant-in-alabama-pauses-manufacturing-due-to-car-chip-shortage Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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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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Biden Has Private Visit With Queen Elizabeth II, Who ‘Reminded Me Of My Mother’

It was the first private meeting between President Biden and the queen since he won the White House in November. Queen Elizabeth II has now…

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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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U.N. ambassador Thomas-Greenfield sees tough Putin summit

Photo: “Axios on HBO” Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield, U.S. ambassador to the U.N., told me on “Axios on HBO” that President Biden will be candid, frank…

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Coronavirus dashboard: Catch up fast

Health: Emergency room visits of all kinds dropped amid the pandemic — NY smart-thermometer network could predict next COVID wave. Vaccines: FDA clears 10 million…

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Dems’ go-it-alone approach faces big hurdles as left’s frustrations spill over

If a bipartisan group of lawmakers fails to strike a deal on the infrastructure proposal it’s negotiating with the White House, ramming through a package…

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