A new study finds that more than 40 percent of patients treated at community health centers in the United States have a history of housing problems.
JUST MORE CRUMBS: Manufacturers to American Workers: We’re Hiring. At the end of 2017, the National Association of Manufacturers surveyed its membership and the results were recording-breaking. Almost 95 percent of respondents felt positive about the outlook of their businesses — an all-time high in the survey’s 20-year history. Manufacturing is in the spotlight, with […]
Across the United States at least forty people die each day from overdosing on opioids like Vicodin, codeine, heroin, and oxycontin. Seven percent of drivers who died in car crashes last year were found to have prescription opioids in their systems — seven times more than in 1995. Considering these alarming rates of overdosing and […]
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey's ruling AK Party and the nationalist opposition on Wednesday said they formally agreed to an electoral alliance, a move aimed at ensuring Tayyip Erdogan will secure the required 50 percent in a 2019 presidential election.
Earlier: NAR: "Existing-Home Sales Slip 3.2 Percent in January"A few key points:1) As usual, housing economist Tom Lawler's forecast was closer to the NAR report than the consensus. See: Lawler: Early Read on Existing Home Sales in January. Show More Summary
As we draw closer to the release of the next big Windows 10 update, the Fall Creators Update is inching closer to full coverage. AdDuplex has released its monthly report for February, giving us another look at how the Fall Creators Update rollout process is going....
A new poll is out today from Quinnipiac: American voters give Trump a negative 37 – 58 percent approval rating, compared to a 40 – 55 percent rating February 7, in the wake of his State of the Union address. Republicans and white men are the only groups who approve. Show More Summary
Last week I proposed that residential real estate is healthy and in for a long, traditional and gradual increase in value, along the lines of pre-2001 levels. Two to three percent per year. The reason for this optimism is that Millennials are coming of age. Since the mid-2000s, Millennials have rented. Partly because student loan [...]Show More Summary
Global esports revenues will grow 38 percent to $906 million in 2018 and further grow to $1.65 billion by 2021, according to a new annual report on esports by market researcher Newzoo. North America will account for 38 percent of the 2018 revenue, or $345 million, while China will be 18 percent, or $164 million. […]
Vox Media is cutting approximately 50 employees--or about 5 percent of its 1,000-person workforce--from several of its sites and offering "role changes" to a dozen others. In a memo to staffers, CEO Jim Bankoff wrote that "industry changes over the past few months" led to the cuts. Bankoff is referring to algorithm changes at sites...
Existing-home sales decreased 3.2 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR) of 5.38 million in January -- dipping from a downwardly revised 5.56 in December 2017, the National Association of Realtors (NAR) reported today....
Parent company Dish claims 47 percent growth during 2017.
WisPolitics: Middleton attorney Tim Burns said he has not started to process whether his approach to the Supreme Court primary was a mistake. But he believes it is the most honest way to run. “I am still just 100 percent, … Continue reading ?
Volkswagen has agreed to raise the wages of around 120,000 workers in Germany by 4.3 percent from May, resolving a dispute that had prompted its first strikes since 2004. David Pollard reports.
From 2016 to 2017, Bloomington Transit lost 4.13 percent of its ridership, the sharpest decrease in the past decade. That decrease, however, is better than what most cities are experiencing.
From the NAR: Existing-Home Sales Slip 3.2 Percent in JanuaryExisting-home sales slumped for the second consecutive month in January and experienced their largest decline on an annual basis in over three years, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Show More Summary
According to McAfee and the Center for Strategic and International Studies, nearly one percent of global GDP is lost to cybercrime each year.
(University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus) Forty-four percent of patients with advanced cancer but only eight percent of healthy adults showed impaired understanding; Forty-nine percent of patients and eight percent of healthy adults showed impaired appreciation; and 85.4 percent of patients versus 10 percent of healthy adults showed impaired reasoning.
Each year, 1.3 billion tons of food ends up lost or wasted — 46 percent of the world’s garbage. While the global food waste situation is what you’d call a “doozy,” consumers and companies like HomeBiogas are determined to turn food waste into clean, usable energy. Read on to find out how.[...]
According to a new survey.