Colleges reel from new immigration announcement

When Nay, a senior at University of Illinois at Chicago, came to the U.S. from Bogor, Indonesia, in 2017, she thought she’d get the most out of her university experience — working, studying, and experiencing life in America.

Even with the coronavirus outbreak, she remained optimistic. But on Monday, new visa restrictions announced by the federal government left her worried.

“It’s very disheartening and very confusing,” Nay, who didn’t want to use her last name, told Yahoo Finance.

Visa guidelines for international students announced by the Trump administration have thrown the entire higher education industry — from students to university deans — into a tailspin. For colleges already scrambling to figure out how to safely open their campuses this fall amid a pandemic, the industry now worries about its future.

“I mean, I have to be honest, this one caught me much more by surprise,” Greg Siskind, an immigration lawyer

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As talk builds for second stimulus, questions remain about first payout

And now, time for “It’s Not a Stimulus Scam, the Sequel.”

First, consumers had to be assured in June that the navy blue, Visa debit cards that just showed up in the mail beginning in late May really did contain stimulus money. The unexpected plastic card wasn’t a scam or a special promotion, as some thought. 

Now, letters from the U.S. Department of the Treasury are being sent in July to alert consumers about unused prepaid cards and how to activate the cards in order to spend your Economic Impact Payment, if you have one sitting in a drawer somewhere. 

The letter also will show you how to get a replacement card, if you’ve lost the card or thrown it away. And this letter isn’t a scam either.

The good news: The latest envelopes containing these letters will state in red: “Not a bill or an advertisement. Important information about

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Edited Transcript of YPSN.S earnings conference call or presentation 27-May-20 1:00pm GMT

Burgdorf Jul 8, 2020 (Thomson StreetEvents) — Edited Transcript of Ypsomed Holding AG earnings conference call or presentation Wednesday, May 27, 2020 at 1:00:00pm GMT

Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to the Business Year 2019-’20 Earnings Conference Call of Ypsomed. (Operator Instructions)

I would like to introduce your host for today’s conference, Mr. Thomas Kutt, Head of Investor Relations. Sir, the floor is yours.

Thank you, Graciela. Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and thank you for joining us for our Annual Figures 2019-’20 Earnings Conference Call. Joining me today are Simon Michel, CEO; and Niklaus Ramseier, CFO. Our press release, report and presentation discussing our financial year 2019-’20 results are also available in the Media and Investor section of our website.

With that, I will turn the call to Simon. Please.

Thank you, Thomas, for introduction. Thank you, everybody, for checking in today for our annual figures ’19-’20. The COVID-19 crisis … Read More

N.J. to Require Masks Outdoors; U.K. Stimulus Plan: Virus Update

(Bloomberg) — New Jersey’s governor said he will require the public to wear masks in outdoor crowds. Brooks Brothers Group Inc. filed for bankruptcy, becoming the latest veteran retailer to succumb to the pandemic’s impact on clothing sales.

Britain’s finance minister unveiled a plan to save jobs, and cut taxes on property and dining out to stimulate spending. France’s new prime minister said he would back targeted restrictions to preserve the economy if the country has a second wave of infections. Violence flared in Serbia, with Belgrade facing lockdown at the weekend.

The U.S. gave the United Nations a one-year notice that it plans to exit the World Health Organization, and President Donald Trump threatened to ban TikTok in retaliation for China’s handling of the outbreak.

Global Tracker: Cases near 11.9 million; deaths exceed 544,700U.S. plans a testing surge as latest virus data hints at shiftNew York City’s rental market … Read More

Walgreens to open 500 to 700 in-store clinics with primary care doctors in deal with VillageMD

The doctor will see you now … at Walgreens.

Walgreens plans to staff 500 to 700 of its stores with primary care doctors in the next five years in a partnership with medical services provider VillageMD.

The company, which has nearly 9,300 locations in the U.S., announced the plan Wednesday morning, saying it would also invest in VillageMD.

It will open the primary care clinics under the brand Village Medical at Walgreens. The clinics will be spread out among more than 30 markets, with more than half located in locations that are underserved by medical professionals.

The move marks the latest evolution in the drug store sector’s pivot away from retail floor space toward more healthcare services.

Walgreens’ archrival, CVS, has invested in its own in-store clinical services brand called MinuteClinic, which is offered at about 1,100 locations. CVS is also opening up to 1,500 HealthHUB locations that will include

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5 Growth-Focused Cloud Stocks to Buy Amid Coronavirus Crisis

The cloud computing space is benefiting from the changing consumer preference amid the coronavirus crisis. Cloud-based solution-providing companies are making the most of the battle against the pandemic, wherein mass gatherings are strictly restricted and people are being increasingly asked to work from home.

The shelter-in-place orders have fueled the demand for remote project collaborations, video conferencing, online classes, data storage, gaming, and e-commerce shopping. Such services are easily available with the help of cloud computing technology.

Moreover, big data has become one of the biggest assets for the healthcare industry. Storing and managing an enormous amount of data are of utmost importance, and cloud computing firms are emerging as key players in this regard.

Additionally, growing usage of cloud-based services is aggravating security lapses, inducing risks of hacking and phishing mails in the garb of coronavirus as the subject content. Also, usage of own devices and equipment that are

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A beginners guide to gardening: How to get started

Gardening can be a rewarding hobby, so if you're new to it, these are the tools, seeds, bulbs and books you need: iStock
Gardening can be a rewarding hobby, so if you’re new to it, these are the tools, seeds, bulbs and books you need: iStock

For many, the lockdown was a chance to get in the garden and start growing flowers, plants, vegetables and other foliage.

The Independent recently reported on a survey of 2,000 people, conducted by LV General Insurance in June, that found millennials have spent twice as much on their gardens then other people during lockdown.

As the weather got warmer, but lockdown rumbled on, months on end staying at home became the perfect time to dedicate to cultivating your own green space.

We’re currently well into summer (despite what it looks like outside), and while the sunny skies you may have been hoping for are as unreliable as ever, if you are looking to get into gardening, or improve what you’ve learnt so far, now is a great

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If a 15-year-old can make $1 million as a dropshipper, this training can help you do the same

TLDR: The Ultimate Amazon FBA and Dropship Master Class Bundle explains all you need to know to open, stock, manage and grow a thriving Fulfilled by Amazon business.

As a 15-year-old in Kosovo, Engjell Berisha got enticed by the moneymaking possibilities of dropshipping, selling products from a manufacturer or wholesaler’s stock without investing in inventory yourself. Rather than waiting a few years until he was older, Engjell jumped in at an age when most kids would be playing Fortnite.

And it turned out to be a shrewd move as the teen made almost $1 million in revenue in his first year of operation.

Of course, there’s no guarantee you could make that kind of money after entering the world of dropshipping and Fulfilled by Amazon (FBA) storefronts. But nobody’s saying you wouldn’t either. Either way, the training available in The Ultimate Amazon FBA and Dropship Master Class Bundle ($39.99, over

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4 Ways You Were Conditioned To Hate Fitness As A Kid

Years of viewing fitness as punishment can take some time to repair. (Photo: Getty Images/HuffPost)
Years of viewing fitness as punishment can take some time to repair. (Photo: Getty Images/HuffPost)

Experiences we have when we’re young are incredibly formative ― especially when it comes to something like exercise.

Fitness isn’t just physical; it also has a major effect on the mind. If you have a positive outlook on it (or even just a tolerable one), the likelihood is pretty good that exercise will improve your mental health. But if you’ve had negative emotions about working out in the past, chances are that moving your body can cause more stress than you may even think is worth it.

Part of that stems from how you may have thought about exercise when you were young. There are a handful of subtle ways we can be conditioned to hate fitness as kids. Below are just a few of them:

Mandated School Fitness Tests And Curriculum

Requiring students to

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Arm offloading its internet of things services business ‘makes float more likely’

Cambridge-based chip firm Arm dominates the smartphone market - Arm Holdings/Bloomberg News
Cambridge-based chip firm Arm dominates the smartphone market – Arm Holdings/Bloomberg News

Arm’s decision to spin-off its “internet of things” (IoT) services business and focus on its core chip design business are signals a float is “now more likely”, analysts say.

The SoftBank-owned chip designer announced it would hive off its IoT services division late on Tuesday. The Cambridge firm, which was bought by SoftBank in 2016 for £24bn, said it would transfer two businesses to the Japanese conglomerate, which would then oversee them directly. 

Arm has built up the business under four years of ownership by the Japanese firm.

SoftBank has the experience to make the most of the potential of the IoT sector, said Arm’s chief executive Simon Segars. 

Mr Segars said: “SoftBank’s experience in managing fast-growing, early-stage businesses would enable ISG to maximize its value in capturing the data opportunity. 

“Arm would be in a stronger position

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