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March 2, 2021


Two of Armond Budish’s Top Chiefs Departing for Work Elsewhere

click to enlarge Ted Carter, Cuyahoga County’s chief of economic development, and Eliza Wing, the county’s chief of communications, are both departing the distinguished employ of County Executive Armond Budish for work elsewhere. A county spokeswoman confirmed to Scene that both had resigned and will be moving on. Carter, who......

UN Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield: Congress’ work in wake of Capitol riot ‘shows that our democracy is resilient’

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Asked by CNN’s Don Lemon how, as ambassador, she would calm allies’ potential concerns over what happened that day, Thomas-Greenfield replied: “What they saw on that day was extraordinarily painful for all of us. But what they also saw......

4 charts show how the UK’s coronavirus vaccine rollout is starting to work

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Pharmacist, Murtaza Abdulkarim (L) administers a dose of the AstraZeneca/Oxford Covid-19 vaccine to a patient at a temporary vaccination centre, staffed by pharmacists and pharmacist assistants, at the Al-Abbas Islamic Centre in Birmingham, West Midlands on February 4, 2021. Oli......

After harsh criticism, Israel says it will vaccinate Palestinians who hold work permits.

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here JERUSALEM — The Israeli government approved a measure on Sunday to vaccinate tens of thousands of Palestinian laborers, after facing fierce criticism over the small number of inoculations it had provided to Palestinians living under its military occupation.......

Gig companies prepare to bring their fight for independent work nationwide under a more skeptical Biden administration

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A bike messenger carries a DoorDash bag during a delivery in New York, Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2020. Michael Nagle | Bloomberg | Getty Images Still fresh off of a landmark victory in California, companies like DoorDash, Instacart, Lyft and Uber......

Britain backs work on new IMF special drawing rights allocation

FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak talks during a TV interview in London, Britain November 22, 2020. REUTERS/Simon Dawson LONDON (Reuters) – Britain on Friday backed work on a new allocation of the International Monetary Fund’s Special Drawing Rights currency that would help poorer countries. “During today’s......

More travel hotspots are opening to people who work from home

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here People working from home have more options for making their living abroad than ever before. In addition to the countries that initially opened to remote workers last year, new destinations have launched programs to tempt workers to ditch their home......

As business travel falls, Airbnb sees opportunity in remote work travel

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here While business travel has been one casualty of the coronavirus pandemic, Airbnb plans to capitalize on the newfound work-life balance that emerged during the shift to remote work. Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky told CNBC’s Jim Cramer Thursday that the home......

Lockdowns don’t work and other commentary

Post Editorial Board Libertarian: Lockdowns Don’t Work “Despite the stark difference in policy,” America and Britain “saw remarkably similar COVID-19 trends this winter,” Reason’s Jacob Sullum points out. Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s lockdown “closed most businesses” and required everyone without a “reasonable excuse” to stay home. Britain’s “seven-day average of......

Hairstylist Goes Viral For How Stunningly Awesome His Work Is (49 Pics)

If fairytales had hairstylists, Alejandro Lopez would be the first in line. The 21-year-old who was born in New Jersey currently lives in Orlando, Florida, has only been in the hair industry for about two years but it was enough for him to master braiding and coloring. From crochet to......

Biden CIA pick insists it is in China’s self-interest to work with US on climate change

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here President Biden’s pick to lead the CIA insisted it’s in China’s self-interest to cooperate with the United States on climate change as Republicans worry climate czar John Kerry and the Biden administration might pursue a climate agreement with China......

Clubhouse hires Android software developer, signaling work on Android app has begun

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Paul Davison, CEO of Clubhouse. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Clubhouse, the rapidly growing social media audio app, has hired an Android software developer, signaling that the startup has begun development of a version of its app......

More Americans are looking to move as remote work gains acceptance during Covid pandemic

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adamkaz | E+ | Getty Images More Americans are planning to move this year due to the flexible work from home lifestyle that the Covid-19 pandemic has ushered in, market researcher The NPD Group said in a recent blog post. Nearly 20% of people in the country are working from......

Harry and Meghan Won’t Be Returning to Official Royal Work

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here LONDON — Queen Elizabeth II confirmed on Friday that Prince Harry would surrender his honorary military titles and patronage appointments, cementing the split between him and Britain’s royal family that opened up last year when he and his......

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