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Hollywood says ‘the big screen is back’ to rally movie-goers

Repeating the slogan “the big screen is back,” actors, directors and executives previewed upcoming films in an industry-wide effort to promote movie-going as vaccinations increase and safety restrictions ease. “Just being back in the theatre again feels so powerfully good,” “Star Wars” director JJ Abrams said, standing in front of a giant screen at an… Read More »

‘The virus is not behind us’: U.S. Chamber of Commerce calls for global action even as U.S. recovers

Life may be returning to some form of normality in the United States — but “the danger is in front of us” if the world does not band together to fight the pandemic in other places like India, said Myron Brilliant of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in… Read More »

‘The goal posts keep moving’: Trump administration reportedly plans crackdown on hospitals

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services appears to be planning on cracking down on hospitals that do not report COVID-19 data daily into the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ HHS Protect TeleTracking system, reported NPR this week. A draft letter from the agency would require hospitals to report data, including the number… Read More »