The best states to raise a family, ranked

The best states to raise a family, ranked

States were ranked across five categories: family fun, health and safety, education and childcare, affordability, and socioeconomics…

U.S. to provide states with up to 442,000 Jynneos doses to combat monkeypox

U.S. to provide states with up to 442,000 Jynneos doses to combat monkeypox

The U.S. government said on Monday it will provide states with up to 442,000 doses of Bavarian Nordic’s Jynneos vaccine to combat the outbreak of monkeypox disease. (Reporting by Leroy Leo in Bengaluru; Editing by Arun Koyyur…

Drug companies say enough U.S. states join $26 bln opioid settlement to proceed

Drug companies say enough U.S. states join $26 bln opioid settlement to proceed

Three large U.S. drug distributors and drugmaker Johnson & Johnson will proceed with a proposed $26 billion settlement resolving claims that they fueled the opioid epidemic after “enough” states joined in, the companies said on Saturday. The companies had until Saturday to decide whether enough states back the $21 billion proposed settlement with McKesson Corp,…

5 states pose a barrier to Biden’s vaccine goals because they’ve so far vaccinated less than half of their population

5 states pose a barrier to Biden’s vaccine goals because they’ve so far vaccinated less than half of their population

Summary List PlacementFive states — Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee, and Wyoming — have not yet administered at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccines to half of their residents, according to CDC data, posing a roadblock to the Biden administration. As The Associated Press first reported Saturday, the worst vaccination rate in the country is in…

Indian States Fight Each Other for Jobs With Laws to Hire Local

Indian States Fight Each Other for Jobs With Laws to Hire Local

A short drive from the capital of New Delhi, Gurugram has become one of India’s wealthiest cities with business-friendly policies that have attracted multinationals such as Alphabet Inc.’s Google, PepsiCo Inc. and Nestle India Ltd. But suddenly that reputatio…

States to rank districts on export competitiveness, says commerce ministry

States to rank districts on export competitiveness, says commerce ministry

The union government is currently working on ‘developing districts as export hubs’ to decentralise export promotion activity