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AMA Announces Major Commitment to Health Equity

May 13, 2021 — The American Medical Association has released a 3-year strategic plan to counter longstanding health inequities that hurt marginalized communities and to improve the AMA’s own performance in this regard.  The 82-page report, which was created by the association’s Center for Health Equity, argues for both internal changes at the AMA and…

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Ubisoft Has Major Free-To-Play Plans Across “All” Franchises And Platforms

Insert your own Splinter Cell request here Ubisoft has continued to invest in Brawlhalla, which seems to be paying off (Image: Ubisoft)Ubisoft is one of the world’s biggest publishers, yet has largely struggled to make a major breakthrough in the lucrative free-to-play space. The one exception currently is Brawlhalla, which is enjoying a resurgence after…

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Gives major boost to offshore wind power | Reuters Video

for-phone-onlyfor-tablet-portrait-upfor-tablet-landscape-upfor-desktop-upfor-wide-desktop-upTop NewsPosted The Biden administration has given final approval to the first major offshore wind energy project in the U.S. We look at the plans and some of the legal hurdles the industry faces.Top NewsU.S. gives major boost to offshore wind energyDemand for gas spikes after pipeline cyberattackOprah-backed Oatly seeks $10 bln valuation in IPOCDC…

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In a year of major shifts, the self-driving car market is consolidating

Join Transform 2021 this July 12-16. Register for the AI event of the year. News broke this week that Woven Planet, a Toyota subsidiary, will acquire Level 5, Lyft’s self-driving unit, for $550 million. The transaction, which is expected to close in Q3 2021, includes $200 million paid upfront and $350 million over a five-year period.…

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CDC says US has hit another major COVID-19 vaccine milestone

The US has hit a new milestone with its COVID-19 vaccination effort. As of late last week, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, roughly 100 million people in the nation have been fully vaccinated against the novel coronavirus, while more than 143 million people have received at least one dose. The new…

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Another Major Piece Of Casting Falls Into Place For The Upcoming Tetris Biopic

Check out the prosthetics on this by Damien McFerran 8 hours ago© Nintendo LifeThe upcoming Tetris movie – which charts the fight to win the rights to the video game which would become a cultural phenomenon and help Nintendo launch the Game Boy – is currently in production, and we already know that Golden Globe…

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Major League Soccer 2021 season predictions: LAFC favored to win its first MLS Cup; Columbus Crew, Philadelphia Union, SKC in hunt

USA TODAY Sports Network Published 3:07 p.m. ET April 16, 2021 | Updated 3:11 p.m. ET April 16, 2021CLOSEAutoplayShow ThumbnailsShow CaptionsLast SlideNext SlideWith the 2021 Major League Soccer season kicking off this weekend, we surveyed USA TODAY Network’s team of soccer experts for their predictions on how the new season will shake out.Can the Columbus…

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Important Keynote 11 update makes it Simpler for Internet meetings

Apple’s Keynote for macOS presentation software was designed around plugging a MacBook into a projector and using full-screen mode, so it wasn’t ready for the remote-work and distance learning switchover that happened abruptly in 2020. By that summer, Apple had updated Keynote to version 10.1 and caught up with Microsoft PowerPoint, by adding a Play…

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BREAKING: Major League Baseball Takes Biden’s Pitch and Idiotically Pulls All-Star Game out of Georgia

This amounts to another swing-and-miss by The League. Following the prodding by President Biden, Major League Baseball made the announcement Friday afternoon that it is taking punitive action against the state of Georgia and the citizens of Atlanta. Commissioner Robert Manfred released a statement that the League has decided to pull this year’s All-Star Game,…

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Major NHS leadership shifts announced

Both NHS England and Improvement (NHSE/I) and NHS Digital are preparing for a change in their senior leadership as the health service seeks to usher in the new era of healthcare innovation post-pandemic. NHSE/I recently announced the appointment of Dr Timothy Ferris as director of transformation. This newly-created role, which Ferris will adopt in May 2021,…