Monday January 18th, 2021 7:02PM
The Latest: Washington gov sets plan for vaccination sites
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has announced a plan to set up coronavirus vaccination sites statewide with help from the National Guard and others as part of an overall goal to vaccinate 45,000 people a day
6:27PM ( 24 minutes ago )
California becomes first state to top 3 million virus cases
California has become the first state to record more than 3 million known coronavirus infections
6:25PM ( 26 minutes ago )
Biden picks Chopra, Gensler for financial oversight roles
President-elect Joe Biden has chosen Rohit Chopra as the director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, tapping a progressive ally of Sen. Elizabeth Warren to helm the agency whose creation she championed
5:41PM ( 1 hour ago )
California urges stop to 300K vaccines after some fall ill
California’s state epidemiologist is urging a halt to more than 300,000 COVID-19 vaccinations using a Moderna version because some people who got it needed medical treatment for possible severe allergic reactions
5:20PM ( 1 hour ago )
The Latest: California urges halt to 300K vaccine doses
California’s state epidemiologist is urging a halt to more than 300,000 coronavirus vaccine doses by Moderna because some people who received it needed medical treatment for what could be severe allergic reactions
4:40PM ( 2 hours ago )
Italy: Conte clears hurdle to retain power, bigger one ahead
Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte has won a crucial vote in Parliament’s lower house after a coalition defector’s lawmakers abstained in the balloting
3:30PM ( 3 hours ago )
AAA: Georgia gas prices jump 7 cents in past week
Georgia gasoline prices jumped seven cents in the last week, according to this week's fuel price report from AAA-The Auto Club Group.
5:04AM ( 13 hours ago )
Registration for Georgia Police & Fire Games now open
Registration for the 2021 Georgia Police & Fire Games, to be hosted by the City of Gainesville this summer, is now open.
12:00PM ( 2 days ago )
Many Hall County government facilities to remain open by appointment only
Because of a continued surge in COVID-19 cases in the area, a number of Hall County government facilities will be open by appointment only until further notice.
1:18PM ( 3 days ago )
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Submitted News
Swiss to lift freeze on millions linked to ex-Tunisia leader
Swiss authorities are poised to lift a freeze on tens of millions of dollars’ worth of assets linked to former Tunisian President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, a decade after the longtime autocrat was driven from power in an uprising that set off the so-called “Arab Spring” movement
2:02PM ( 4 hours ago )
Biden's test: Engineering economic boom in a partisan divide
When Joe Biden entered the White House as vice president in 2009, the economy was cratering
12:30PM ( 6 hours ago )
World shares subdued despite strong growth data from China
World markets have gotten off to a slow start for the week despite news that the Chinese economy grew 2.3% in 2020
12:05PM ( 6 hours ago )
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The Economy
The Latest: Some Polish hospitals suspend vaccination
Some hospitals in Poland have suspended vaccination against COVID-19 after they did not get the expected deliveries of their Pfizer vaccine doses
10:19AM ( 8 hours ago )
The Latest: WHO: 'Not right' to vaccinate young before old
The head of the World Health Organization says it’s “not right” that younger, healthier adults in rich countries get vaccinated against COVID-19 before older people in poorer countries
6:26AM ( 12 hours ago )
The Latest: Britain to expand vaccination to next age group
Britain is to expand the rollout of its coronavirus vaccine program by offering jabs to those over the age of 70 in areas where those deemed to be the most vulnerable have already received their first dose
5:15AM ( 13 hours ago )
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Corporate News
Chinese regulators order Ant Group to rectify its businesses
Chinese regulators have ordered Ant Group to rectify its businesses and comply with regulatory requirements amid increased scrutiny of anti-monopoly practices in the country’s internet sector
7:50PM ( 3 weeks ago )
EU clears Google's $2.1B takeover of Fitbit, with conditions
EU regulators cleared Google’s plan to buy fitness tracking device maker Fitbit after the company promised to silo off user data and not use it for advertising
3:47PM ( 1 month ago )
EU clears Google takeover of Fitbit, with conditions
EU regulators cleared Google’s plan to buy fitness tracking device maker Fitbit after the company promised to silo off user data and not use it for advertising
9:24AM ( 1 month ago )
AP Business - Consumer News Archive
Consumer News
Small-town Alabama resident transformed to protest leader
A Black woman who says she gained new racial awareness after leaving her majority-white hometown in Alabama is now leading protests against a Confederate monument in the city
10:52AM ( 2 weeks ago )
The Latest: Washington state officials see encouraging signs
Coronavirus infections remain rampant, but health officials in Washington state said Wednesday they’re seeing some encouraging signs in recent data, just as front-line workers begin receiving vaccinations
6:39PM ( 1 month ago )
The Latest: Brazil’s COVID-19 cases surge past 7 million
Brazil’s number of confirmed COVID-19 cases has surged past 7 million with an all-time high of more than 70,000 cases, according to the health ministry’s daily bulletin
6:07PM ( 1 month ago )
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Poultry & Egg Industry