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R1 Completes Acquisition of RevWorks Nasdaq:RCM – GlobeNewswire

CHICAGO, Aug. 03, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- R1 RCM Inc. (NASDAQ:RCM), a leading provider of technology-enabled revenue cycle management services to healthcare providers, today announced it has completed the acquisition of…

Actor / Entrepreneur Brandon T. Jackson and Tech Pioneer Mark Bush Revolutionize Fintech With KingdomPay, a Black-Owned Social Mobile Banking App – Yahoo Finance

Align Technology and NFL Team-up to Deliver More Winning Smiles – Invisalign Brand Named Official Clear Aligner Sponsor of the NFL – GlobeNewswire

Connects consumers and Invisalign practices through network of NFL sponsored channels and supports youth initiatives championed by NFL ClubsBuilds on previously announced individual sponsorships with the New England Patriots and…

Dow, S&P 500 set to kick off August trade higher, but stalled stimulus talks in focus – MarketWatch

U.S. stock-index futures on Monday traded modestly higher after wavering in early action in the first trading day in August, with wrangling in Washington over another round of coronavirus stimulus…

Creating Opportunity: New Jobs Require Digital Skills and Broadband – Benton Foundation

Monday, August 3, 2020 Digital Beat Creating Opportunity: New Jobs Require Digital Skills and Broadband      Horrigan About one-third of the U.S. job market is made up of middle-skill jobs,…

US small business bailout money flowed to Chinese-owned companies, analysis shows – Chicago Tribune

President Donald Trump speaks during a signing ceremony for the Paycheck Protection Program in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, April 24, 2020. Millions of dollars of…

Mass. tech firms say they’ll redouble efforts to hire Black and Latino workers – BetaBoston

Advertisement The steps are described broadly in a “tech compact for social justice” released by the leadership council, and the companies source website.

Ransomware feared as possible saboteur for November election – WGN Radio

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal authorities say one of the gravest threats to the November election is a well-timed ransomware attack that could paralyze voting operations. The threat isn’t just from…

South suburban elementary schools spend millions to close digital divide as students return – Chicago Tribune

The district serves areas of Dolton, Harvey, Riverdale and South Holland, and 91% of its 2,300 students are in low-income households. Not all students had regular access to a laptop…

Lester expected to start for Chicago against Pittsburgh – HOIABC – HOI ABC

Pittsburgh Pirates (2-6, fifth in the NL Central) vs. Chicago Cubs (6-2, first in the NL Central) Chicago; Sunday, 2:20 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Pirates: Steven Brault (0-0, .00 ERA,…

Junis scheduled to start for Kansas City against Chicago – HOIABC – HOI ABC

Chicago White Sox (4-4, fourth in the AL Central) vs. Kansas City Royals (3-6, fifth in the AL Central) Kansas City, Kansas; Sunday, 2:05 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: White Sox:…

Edmonton plays Chicago in game 2 of Western Conference qualifying round – HOI ABC

Chicago Blackhawks (32-30-8, seventh in the Central Division during the regular season) vs. Edmonton Oilers (37-25-9, second in the Pacific Division during the regular season) Edmonton, Alberta; Monday, 10:30 p.m.…