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Nurses to Play Bigger Role in Management of Patient Care

America’s nurses play a larger role these days in the management of patient care than was ever the case previously, a recent University of Phoenix College of Health Professions survey finds.

According to the survey, more than eight in 10 registered nurses (RNs) agree that healthcare professionals besides physicians…

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Famous Guitar Maker Gibson Declares Bankruptcy

Famed guitar-maker Gibson filed for bankruptcy protection last week after years of running up debt.

Founded by Orville Gibson in 1902, the company has seen ups and downs over the years. However, its latest troubles may be difficult to overcome in the long run.

A list of famous Gibson…

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What (Some) Moms Really Want

Mother’s Day is coming right up on May 13. Accordingly, coupon site RetailMeNot what some moms really want on their special day.

Some of their suggestions include:

A Silent Blow Dryer

“If money is no object, I’d like one of those silent Dyson blow dryers.”  — Lisa

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Sears Is Still Dealing with a Massive Data Breach

Retailer Sears is providing an update on a massive data breach that is may impact some of its customers.

In mid-March, a vendor providing online support services on the company’s websites at Sears.com and Kmart.com informed the company that the vendor had experienced a security incident…

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Majority of 2017 High School Grads Enrolled in College

In October 2017, 66.7 percent of 2017 high school graduates age 16 to 24 were enrolled in colleges or universities, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports.

Among persons age 20 to 29 who received a bachelor’s degree in 2017, 77.6 percent were employed.

Among recent…

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Trust Your Credit Union

Among the organizations that consumers are most likely to forgive for making a mistake, one credit union makes it near the top of the list. Not a single mega bank can claim that honor.

Based on a study by Temkin Group of 10,000 U.S consumers, USAA and ACE…

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