North Dakota hospitals at full capacity amid COVID-19 surge, staff shortages

North Dakota hospitals are reportedly at full capacity amid surging coronavirus cases and a shortage of healthcare workers. On Monday, Gov. Doug Burgum announced a new measure to address the dire situation, allowing COVID-19-positive healthcare workers who are asymptomatic to … Read more…

The storm surge for the now Category 2 hurricane could spread up to 30 miles inland in Louisiana and Texas

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Hurricane Center warns storm surge from Hurricane Laura could reach “unsurvivable” 20 feet in parts of Texas, Louisiana

Hurricane Center warns storm surge from Hurricane Laura could reach "unsurvivable" 20 feet in parts of Texas, Louisiana ABC News: US BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the … Read more…

Target Shares Surge On Record Q2 Results; Lowe’s Q2 Profit Beats View

Minneapolis-based Target Corp. (TGT), on Wednesday, reported second-quarter results that surpassed analysts’ projections. The company’s comparable sales growth was the strongest it has ever reported. Consequently, shares of Target were up 8% in pre-market trade. RTT – Earnings BREAKING NEWS: … Read more…

From Belarus to Hong Kong, journalists ‘are bearing the brunt of the global surge in repression’

A version of this article first appeared in the “Reliable Sources” newsletter. You can sign up for free right here. CNN.com – RSS Channel – World BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of … Read more…

Hong Kong media company Next Digital sees shares surge after founder Jimmy Lai’s arrest

Hong Kong-based media firm Next Digital saw its stock price explode Monday after authorities arrested its dissident founder. Next Digital’s shares surged as much as 344 percent as investors showed solidarity with Jimmy Lai, the pro-democracy mogul who was cuffed … Read more…

The President’s impatience is on display as he pushes to reopen, again, ignoring the virus surge his previous pressure sparked

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Florida’s COVID-19 Cases Surge Past New York’s As U.S. Deaths Hit 1,000 For 4th Day

“We’re definitely trending in a better direction,” Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis said last week. Health HEALTH UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription … Read more…

Baltimore Ravens Quarterback Lamar Jackson to Hold Annual Event in Florida Despite Coronavirus Case Surge

(BALTIMORE) — Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson announced he will hold his annual “Funday with LJ” event in Florida amid the state’s spike in coronavirus cases. Jackson’s third annual event will be held Saturday and Sunday in his hometown of … Read more…

Homebuilder sentiment posts biggest monthly surge ever, a sign housing is rebounding from coronavirus

Builder sentiment jumped a striking 21 points in June to 58, the largest monthly increase ever in the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index. Economy ECONOMY NEWS UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free … Read more…

Joe Biden sees surge in health-care industry fundraising as Trump slumps in polls over coronavirus response

Joe Biden has surged past President Donald Trump in raising cash from the health-care industry. The development comes as Trump falls in the polls during his response to the coronavirus pandemic. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click … Read more…

DOT again warns airlines over ticket refunds after ‘unprecedented’ surge in complaints during pandemic

The Department of Transportation says it’s getting inundated with complaints about airline refunds from consumers and again issued guidance on what travelers are owed. Travel BEST TRAVEL DEAL: Find Great Deals At Radisson’s Official Site. Book Now And Save! (300×250)” … Read more…

DOT again warns airlines over ticket refunds after ‘unprecedented’ surge in complaints during pandemic

The Department of Transportation says it’s getting inundated with complaints about airline refunds from consumers and again issued guidance on what travelers are owed. Travel BEST TRAVEL DEAL: Find Great Deals At Radisson’s Official Site. Book Now And Save! (300×250)” … Read more…

Coronavirus: New York Looks To Expand Testing, Hard-Hit States See Surge In Cases | NBC Nightly News

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Nursing homes see surge in deaths, Italy daily coronavirus death toll falls to lowest in weeks

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Pandemic-readiness training for LVNs/LPNs for COVID-19 surge

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Hilary Costa hilary.c.costa@kp.org SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Futuro Health, a California-based nonprofit established by Kaiser Permanente and the Service Employees International Union-United Healthcare Workers West (SEIU-UHW) to address the nation’s allied health worker shortage, today announced it has expanded … Read more…

California Hospitals Face Surge With Proven Fixes And Some Hail Marys

California’s hospitals thought they were ready for the next big disaster. They’ve retrofitted their buildings to withstand a major earthquake and  whisked patients out of danger during deadly wildfires. They’ve kept patients alive with backup generators amid sweeping power shutoffs … Read more…

Facebook and Google see surge in online activity, still expected to see combined ad revenue hit of $44 billion

Facebook and Google generate around $ 200 billion per year in advertising revenue, so you’d think that this period of self-isolation and working from home is driving more use of their services and thus, more revenue. However, brands are in … Read more…

At least 163 deaths from coronavirus were reported today in the US, as the country’s cases surge to more than 52,000

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US coronavirus cases soar past 7,000 as doctors say hospitals aren’t prepared for a continuing surge

The American healthcare system might not be prepared for what’s next in the coronavirus pandemic if people don’t heed warnings from authorities, health officials say. CNN.com – RSS Channel – App Health Section SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request … Read more…

Honey Pot Sales Surge After White Customers Post Negative Reviews

After detractors attempted to sabotage the good ratings of feminine care company The Honey Pot following CEO Beatrice Dixon‘s appearance in a surprisingly controversial Target ad, it seems that products actually flew off shelves. RELATED:  White Customers Offended By Honey Pot Black History … Read more…

Coronavirus live updates: China reports additional 150 deaths, South Korea cases surge

China’s National Health Commission reported an additional 150 deaths and 409 new confirmed cases as of Feb. 23. International: Top News And Analysis SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to … Read more…

FDA restricts most flavored e-cig sales to curb ‘astonishing’ teen vaping surge, pursues menthol ban

Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Scott Gottlieb outlined a slew of policies, including restrictions on sales of flavored e-cigarettes, and essentially threatened to pull products from the market if manufacturers do not follow them.  Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: Click … Read more…