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Biden Picks Former F.D.A. Chief Kessler to Lead U.S. Vaccine Efforts

Biden Picks Former F.D.A. Chief Kessler to Lead U.S. Vaccine Efforts

Biden Picks Former F.D.A. Chief Kessler to Lead U.S. Vaccine Efforts Biden Picks Former F.D.A. Chief Kessler to Lead U.S. Vaccine Efforts President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. has chosen Dr. David Kessler to help lead Operation Warp Speed, the program to accelerate development of Covid-19 vaccines and treatments, according to transition officials. Dr. Kessler, a pediatrician and lawyer who headed …

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China Takes the Lead in Demand for Swiss Watches

China Takes the Lead in Demand for Swiss Watches

China Takes the Lead in Demand for Swiss Watches China Takes the Lead in Demand for Swiss Watches As 2021 begins, the Swiss watch industry is navigating a new and unfamiliar retail landscape: For the first time, China is the world’s largest market for its products. China’s almost 1.4 billion residents have been the biggest buyers of luxury watches for …

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Gary Gensler Is Reportedly Biden’s Pick to Lead the S.E.C.

Gary Gensler Is Reportedly Biden's Pick to Lead the S.E.C.

Gary Gensler Is Reportedly Biden’s Pick to Lead the S.E.C. Gary Gensler Is Reportedly Biden’s Pick to Lead the S.E.C. Five potential focuses for the next S.E.C. chair The Biden administration is set to tap Gary Gensler, a former financial regulator and Goldman Sachs banker, as head of the Securities and Exchange Commission, multiple outlets are reporting. The Senate runoff …

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Foods That May Lead to a Healthier Gut and Better Health

Foods That May Lead to a Healthier Gut and Better Health

Foods That May Lead to a Healthier Gut and Better Health Foods That May Lead to a Healthier Gut and Better Health Scientists know that the trillions of bacteria and other microbes that live in our guts play an important role in health, influencing our risk of developing obesity, heart disease, Type 2 diabetes and a wide range of other …

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Biden Picks Dr. Nunez-Smith to Lead Health Equity Task Force

Biden Picks Dr. Nunez-Smith to Lead Health Equity Task Force

Biden Picks Dr. Nunez-Smith to Lead Health Equity Task Force Biden Picks Dr. Nunez-Smith to Lead Health Equity Task Force Growing up in the United States Virgin Islands, Dr. Marcella Nunez-Smith saw firsthand what can happen in a community with limited access to health care. Her father, Moleto “Bishop” Smith Sr., was only in his 40s when he suffered a …

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Billy Connolly: Sheridan Smith and Elton John lead tributes to comedian in documentary marking the end of his stand-up career

<p>Sheridan Smith revealed that she had named her son after Connolly</p>

Billy Connolly: Sheridan Smith and Elton John lead tributes to comedian in documentary marking the end of his stand-up career Billy Connolly: Sheridan Smith and Elton John lead tributes to comedian in documentary marking the end of his stand-up career The Scottish comedian, actor, musician and artist retired from his decades-long stand-up career in 2018 following his Parkinson’s Disease diagnosis …

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Biden Will Pick Deb Haaland to Lead Interior Department

Biden Will Pick Deb Haaland to Lead Interior Department

Biden Will Pick Deb Haaland to Lead Interior Department Biden Will Pick Deb Haaland to Lead Interior Department WASHINGTON — President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. has chosen Representative Deb Haaland, Democrat of New Mexico, to lead the Interior Department, according to people familiar with the decision, a move that would make history: If confirmed by the Senate, she would be …

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Mary Nichols Appears to Be Out of Running to Lead E.P.A.

Mary Nichols Appears to Be Out of Running to Lead E.P.A.

Mary Nichols Appears to Be Out of Running to Lead E.P.A. Mary Nichols Appears to Be Out of Running to Lead E.P.A. “If I was Joe Biden and I was looking for someone to implement the green agenda, I’d pick Mary Nichols,” said Steven J. Milloy, who worked on President Trump’s E.P.A. transition team and now runs a website promoting …

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Lawmakers act to avert shutdown, buying time for COVID talks lead Senate White House Congress lawmakers

Virus Outbreak Congress

Lawmakers act to avert shutdown, buying time for COVID talks lead Senate White House Congress lawmakers Lawmakers act to avert shutdown, buying time for COVID talks lead Senate White House Congress lawmakers Still spinning their wheels on COVID-19 relief, lawmakers have grabbed a one-week government funding extension that buys time for more talks — though there is considerable disagreement over …

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Janet Yellen Set to Lead Treasury Department Under Biden

Janet Yellen Set to Lead Treasury Department Under Biden

Janet Yellen Set to Lead Treasury Department Under Biden Janet Yellen Set to Lead Treasury Department Under Biden She is relatively moderate on many topics, including trade. Mr. Akerlof recalled in a biographical note in 2001 that when he met her: “Not only did our personalities mesh perfectly, but we have also always been in all but perfect agreement about …

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