Democrats urge paycheck scheme coverage for community, minority lenders

Top Democrats have urged the U.S. Treasury Department and the Small Business Administration (SBA) to expand opportunities for community development financial institutions (CDFIs) and minority depository institutions (MDIs) in the Paycheck Protection Program funding. Reuters: Politics SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: SPECIAL … Read more…

Democrats urge paycheck scheme coverage for community, minority lenders

Top Democrats have urged the U.S. Treasury Department and the Small Business Administration (SBA) to expand opportunities for community development financial institutions (CDFIs) and minority depository institutions (MDIs) in the Paycheck Protection Program funding. Reuters: Politics SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: SPECIAL … Read more…

April National Health Observances: Minority Health, Immunization, and More!

Each month, we feature select National Health Observances (NHOs) that align with our priorities for improving health across the nation. This month, we’re highlighting minority health, sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), immunization, and the importance of nurses and midwives. … Read … Read more…

British cops want to see if AI can prevent crimes, like ‘Minority Report’ in real life

Governments and entities around the world are starting to venture deep into Minority Report-land, giving serious attention to the use of artificial intelligence and scoring databases to assign risk in a way that influences the lives of ordinary people in … Read more…

Walgreens takes minority stake in makeup company Birchbox. Hopes to lure customers to beauty aisles

Walgreens will experiment with adapting Birchbox's concept to some of its stores, stocking shelves with more "prestige" makeup brands, dedicating more floor space to Birchbox and allowing customers to "build your own Birchbox" at Walgreens. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: … Read more…