Getting Tested: The Crux of Classroom and Community Safety

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New York City Public Schools have delayed their start date, as part of an agreement between Mayor Bill de Blasio and teachers unions. American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten says safe and equal education hinges on accessible Covid testing and successful “hybrid” teaching. Former FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb says testing is the key to containing outbreaks in the colder months, since a viable vaccine is unlikely before 2021. TikTok’s deal has hit a snag, and liquor sales are struggling with takeoff. Plus, the Apple and Tesla stock splits were first, and Profit Investments CEO Eugene Profit says Amazon could be next. 

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