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Americans are more alone than ever, and this is bad for your health

“Happy Thanksgiving. “Happy Christmas. “Have a good year. We are conditioned to think that the holidays, which are about to begin, are meant to be joyful times with family and friends. TV shows, commercials, party music and everything in between. But this is not necessarily true in a country where more people are alone than …

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The “shrinkage” in the ACA’s health plans shrinks supplier networks

A little boy’s love of monkey bars recently became a test for his health insurance plan’s network of providers. Dr. Ramiro Gumucio, 50, the boy’s father and anesthetist in Chicago, says the plan failed the test. Gumucio’s seven-year-old son spent so much time on monkey bars that his hand got an angry-looking blister in September. …

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Health experts dismayed by President Biden’s view that the pandemic is over: “Hell no, not even close.”

Health experts reacted with dismay on Monday to President Joe Biden’s claim that the pandemic ended in an interview with “60 Minutes” that aired Sunday. “We still have a problem with COVID. We are still working hard on it. … But the pandemic is over, “Biden told CBS News correspondent Scott Pelley.” If you notice, …

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Future Returns: A revenue-based strategy to promote diverse businesses

Entrepreneurs who build businesses in smaller cities and low-income communities often lack the personal credit profile or the resources to access the capital they need from banks and investment firms to grow their businesses. Revenue-based financing, in which investors provide capital in exchange for a percentage of the revenue, has become a solution advocated by …

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IAC slips as business slows at Angi and ad sales soften

IAC said second quarter financial results showed pressure on several key parts of its business. Leungphotography / Dreamstime Text size IAC equities were excluded from the broader market rally on Wednesday after the internet and media holding released its second quarter financial results that showed pressure on several key parts of its business. In particular, …

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Opinion: The NCAA has only itself to blame for the slow death of college sports

The combination of NIL, the transfer window and the growing dominance of some athletic conferences is a game changer. If we bring it all to its logical conclusion, this professionalization of college sports will slowly kill college football and basketball programs at many universities. It will also spell the end for other sports at those …

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AMC Entertainment plans the “APE” preferred stock dividend. Stocks slide after earnings.

Text size Investors will receive a preference share for each share of common stock they own. Jeenah Moon / Bloomberg AMC entertainment he is finally giving the “monkeys” what they want. The film company matched its second quarter earnings report with news that it is offering shareholders a special dividend from AMC Preferred Equity Units. …

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