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New Study Outlines Gaps, Offers Strategies to Improve Oncology Quality Measures2017-02-02 16:17:30
January 30, 2017 at 10:01 AM EST New Study Outlines Gaps, Offers Strategies to Improve Oncology Quality Measures
WASHINGTON , Jan. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Gaps in the quality measures used by accountable care programs to assess cancer care may obscure problems in care delivery and lead to missed opportunities for improvement of patient outcomes, according to a new study published...
100 UPDATE 5-Washington state to sue over travel ban, pressures on Trump grow - NASDAQ.com2017-02-02 20:03:02
(Adds Bezos comment, CAIR lawsuit) By Dan LevineJan 30 (Reuters) - Pressure on U.S. President Donald Trump grew on Monday over his order banning travel from seven Muslim-majority nations, as the state of Washington announced a legal challenge and former President Barack Obama took a swipe at his successor. The leader of the Democrats in the U.S. Senate, Chuck Schumer, said he...
Rowling UPDATE 6-Top government lawyer defies Trump on immigration order - NASDAQ.com2017-02-02 20:03:29
(Rewrites, adds comment from acting attorney general Yates) By Dan Levine and Julia Edwards AinsleyJan 30 (Reuters) - The federal government's top lawyer made an extraordinarily rare move to defy U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday by saying the Justice Department would not defend new travel restrictions targeting seven Muslim-majority nations because she was not convinced...
Rowling Steven Mnuchin faces committee vote for Treasury secretary2017-02-02 20:14:33
Senate grills Treasury pick on foreclosure record Steven Mnuchin could clear a major hurdle Monday toward being confirmed as Treasury secretary. The Senate Finance Committee is expected to vote at 6 p.m. ET on whether to send Mnuchin's nomination to the full Senate.
Mnuchin, a former Goldman Sachs banker and Hollywood movie producer, was one of the last of President Trump's Cabinet picks to...
Rowling This trend shows the dollar could be Trump’s ‘canary in the coal mine’ - MarketWatch2017-02-02 20:15:40
An unusual trend has asserted itself since the beginning of the year: The dollar and Treasury yields are heading in opposite directions.
Historically, the dollar has had a positive correlation with Treasury yields. In other words, the two tend to move in same direction at the same time, though occasional breaks in this pattern aren’t uncommon.
For instance, yields and the dollar headed in...
ICP Presents Perpetual Revolution: The Image and Social Change2017-02-02 16:17:30
January 30, 2017 at 10:01 AM EST ICP Presents Perpetual Revolution: The Image and Social Change
NEW YORK , Jan. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Center of Photography (ICP), the world's leading institution dedicated to photography and visual culture, kicks off 2017—its designated "Year of Social Change"—with Perpetual Revolution: The Image and Social Change, open January 27-May...
100 UPDATE 6-Backlash grows against Trump travel ban in courts, Congress - NASDAQ.com2017-02-02 20:03:13
(Adds refugee waivers) By Dan Levine and Julia Edwards AinsleyJan 30 (Reuters) - Backlash built on Monday against U.S. President Donald Trump's travel and immigration restrictions targeting seven Muslim-majority nations as opponents tried to throw up roadblocks, including more court challenges. The state of Washington announced it would sue, saying Republican Trump's...
Rowling UPDATE 7-Top government lawyer defies Trump on immigration order - NASDAQ.com2017-02-02 20:03:29
(Adds background on attorney general disputes) By Julia Edwards AinsleyWASHINGTON, Jan 30 (Reuters) - The federal government's top lawyer took the extraordinarily rare step of defying U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday by saying the Justice Department would not defend new travel restrictions targeting seven Muslim-majority nations because she was not convinced they were...
Rowling Watch These 5 Stocks | Investing.com2017-02-02 20:14:36
Exxon Mobil (NYSE: XOM )
Energy - Oil, Gas & Consumable Fuels | Reports January 31, before the open.
The Estimize consensus is looking for earnings per share of $0.73, one cent above the sell-side consensus and 13% higher than the same period a year earlier . That estimate has decreased 4% since XOM’s last quarterly report. Revenue is anticipated to increase 5% to $62.45 billion, $1.1B...
Rowling A big stock-market selloff in February looks increasingly likely2017-02-02 20:18:12
January 30, 2017 at 14:07 PM EST A big stock-market selloff in February looks increasingly likely After a protracted period of buoyancy, U.S. stocks descend sharply for the first time in the Donald Trump postelection era, potentially pointing to a bigger pullback.