Posts Tagged ‘ org ’

MoveOn calls for boycott of Target

Aug 17th, 2010 | By politicsnews

The liberal group MoveOn.org ramped up its campaign against Target Corp. Tuesday with a new TV ad urging shoppers to boycott the retail giant over its $150,000 donation to a Minnesota politician who opposes gay marriage – and its decision not to give a matching amount to pro-gay candidates for balance. The
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MeeGo shown running on an Archos 9 tablet

Aug 12th, 2010 | By technologynews

MeeGo first made its appearance on tablets at Computex, and now its officially loose out in the wild. The OS has been installed on an Archos 9 tablet by the guys at openaos.org and is running. The only thats not working is WiFi capability, but thats supposed to be an easy fix.
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Today’s Opinions And Editorials: Bringing Down Health Care Costs; More On The Medicare Trustees Report

Aug 11th, 2010 | By healthnews

Main Category: Health Insurance / Medical Insurance Also Included In: Medicare / Medicaid / SCHIP;  Primary Care / General Practice Article Date: 11 Aug 2010 – 4:00 PDT email to a friend   printer friendly   view / write opinions <!–   rate article A Bitter Health Care Pill The Boston Globe Short of transforming the
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State News: Ex-Anthem Blue Cross President Speaks Out; Clinics To Fill In N.M. Primary Care Gap

Aug 11th, 2010 | By healthnews

Main Category: Health Insurance / Medical Insurance Also Included In: Primary Care / General Practice;  Pediatrics / Children’s Health Article Date: 11 Aug 2010 – 4:00 PDT email to a friend   printer friendly   view / write opinions <!–   rate article The Los Angeles Times: “The abrupt resignation last month of Anthem Blue Cross’
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Payment Practices Investigated; Texas Docs Team With Hospitals On Payment Reform

Aug 11th, 2010 | By healthnews

Main Category: Nursing / Midwifery Also Included In: Public Health Article Date: 11 Aug 2010 – 4:00 PDT email to a friend   printer friendly   view / write opinions <!–   rate article The New York Times: The Obama administration is investigating widespread practices that don’t pay nurses and other employees at hospitals and
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H1N1 Pandemic Could Be Declared Over Soon, WHO’s Chan Says

Aug 10th, 2010 | By healthnews

Main Category: Swine Flu Article Date: 10 Aug 2010 – 4:00 PDT email to a friend   printer friendly   view / write opinions <!–   rate article The WHO’s decision to declare the H1N1 (swine flu) pandemic officially over could come within weeks, according to WHO Director-General Margaret Chan, the Canadian Press reports. The
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Pres. Obama Announces Nominees For Two USAID Leadership Posts

Aug 9th, 2010 | By healthnews

Main Category: Aid / Disasters Article Date: 09 Aug 2010 – 5:00 PDT email to a friend   printer friendly   view / write opinions <!–   rate article President Barack Obama has announced his intention to fill two more leadership positions at USAID, Foreign Policy’s “The Cable” blog reports. According to the blog, Donald
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July is deadliest month for US forces in Afghanistan

Jul 30th, 2010 | By admin

KABUL (AFP) — Six US soldiers were killed in bombing and insurgent attacks in Afghanistan’s volatile south, making July the deadliest month of the war for American forces, officers said Friday. Three were killed on Thursday and three more on Friday, NATO’s International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) said. A US defense official in Washington, who
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Insured Americans Are Using Fewer Medical Services While Employers Consider Wellness Incentives

Jul 30th, 2010 | By healthnews

Main Category: Health Insurance / Medical Insurance Also Included In: Preventive Medicine Article Date: 30 Jul 2010 – 4:00 PDT email to a friend   printer friendly   view / write opinions <!–   rate article The Wall Street Journal: “Insured Americans are using fewer medical services, raising questions about whether patients are consuming less
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CVS-Aetna Deal Boosts The Drug Store Chain

Jul 30th, 2010 | By healthnews

Main Category: Pharmacy / Pharmacist Also Included In: Health Insurance / Medical Insurance Article Date: 30 Jul 2010 – 4:00 PDT email to a friend   printer friendly   view / write opinions <!–   rate article Forbes: CVS Caremark, the drug retailer and pharmacy benefit management firm, announced a new agreement with Aetna to
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