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The 5 biggest risks facing the world in 2018

CBS News 10 May 2021
A survey from the World Economic Forum says global risks are on the rise, including dangers from geopolitical tensions and climate change ... .

New CBS News polls show where Americans stand on the immigration debate

CBS News 10 May 2021
... or not the DACA debate is worth risking a government shutdown.

Buying a home brings fear and trepidation in hot markets

Deseret News 10 May 2021
“In the past with my home purchases, it was either a buyer’s market or more of a neutral market where you can ask for things and you’re not having to take these big risks that you are currently,” Mackie said. A recent nationwide survey by The Harris Poll asking about the ...

Biennial School Prevention Needs Assessment becomes law

The Lawton Constitution 09 May 2021
He said only about 46 percent of Oklahoma’s public schools use the survey in grades six, eight, 10 and 12 to help determine risk and protective factors that correlate to behavioral health problems such as substance ...

Our View: Addressing a basic need

Eagle-Tribune 09 May 2021
Nor do we hear about the health effects of people forced to make unhygienic adjustments, leading to reproductive tract infections or increased risk of human papillomavirus, the infection that brings with it a heightened cancer risk. A survey of 230 schools conducted by the state ...

RRMC Health Talk: National Prevention Week and youth marijuana use

Rutland Herald 08 May 2021
Additionally, marijuana use can increase the risk for anxiety and depression among other mental health issues. What do the marijuana use numbers look like for Rutland County? The 2019 Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) shows 44% of youth in Grades 9-12 report they have used marijuana in their lifetime, compared to 40% statewide.
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Cryptocurrency is a potential threat to financial stability: Fed Research

OBN 07 May 2021
Of the 24 experts surveyed by the Fed, about 20% cited “crypto assets / stable coins” as a potential risk to financial stability ... In this survey, the top risks were “vaccine-resistant mutant viruses,” followed by “rising real interest rates” and “rapid inflation.”.

Lowers Drone Solutions Launches to Support the Global Insurance and Loss Adjusting Industry

Johnson City Press 07 May 2021
PURCELLVILLE, Va., May 7, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Lowers & Associates, a leader in risk mitigation for the global insurance industry, today announces the formation of , a company offering drone capabilities to support the global insurance and loss adjusting industry.

CAA partners with Mars Wrigley, Sucden, ASCOT and others

Ghana Web 07 May 2021
CAA acknowledges that there are risks of child labour and forced labour in the cocoa supply chain, as evidenced by the recent NORC report. It believes it is important to make sure that robust systems are in place to prevent, monitor and remediate the risks within its supply chain.

Most Americans support COVID vaccine passports for flying but not work: poll

New York Post 07 May 2021
The survey — which included over 3,700 adults and took place at the end of April — found that 57 percent of Americans believe proof of vaccination should be required for air travel, while 55 percent said it should be mandated for crowded events.  ... The survey’s findings ...

Could 'extreme' weather stop you bagging a mortgage? We reveal cities most affected by flooding ...

The Daily Mail 07 May 2021
Emoov has ranked the UK cities most at risk from climate change, which included nearby Bristol at number four ... New research by online estate agent Emoov has found that banks and building societies could be increasingly reluctant to loan money against properties in high-risk areas ... How big is the risk?.

Emerald Ash Borer continues to spread across Rhode Island

The Valley Breeze 07 May 2021
landowners and municipalities in raising awareness of EAB and other invasive pests, how to identify and inventory ash trees, and how to minimize risks. DEM and URI continue to survey for EAB to determine the extent of the EAB infestation. Results of the surveys will inform subsequent management decisions ... Town. Cumberland Pubzone ... News Image 1 style.

Why the horrid April jobs report was actually great news for stocks

Business Insider 07 May 2021
April saw an addition of 266,000 jobs, well below the estimated forecast of 1 million ... The centerpiece of this apparent disconnect is inflation, which is the biggest risk facing stocks right now, according to a recent Bank of America survey ... "Many people are still unwilling to 'risk their lives' to get a job given COVID-19 fears," Lee said on Friday.

Removing face masks from classrooms ‘unwise when infections remain in schools’

Belfast Telegraph 07 May 2021
But union leaders and scientists have called for face coverings to remain in secondary schools and colleges beyond May to ensure pupils, staff, parents and the community are not put at risk of infection ... It’s better to be safe than sorry and put staff, pupils and the community at risk.”.

Mercyhurst University expands programs as nurses in trenches face pandemic-era burnout

Erie Times-News 07 May 2021
Mounting patient volume combined with a dwindling supply of nurses has forced nurses to work more shifts and longer hours, further placing them at risk for experiencing burnout. According to a recent survey by Inspire Nurse Leaders, 53% cite challenges with inadequate staffing; ...