“Priority” in the news

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first priority
given priority
high priority
highest priority
top priority

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Ars Technica
· First cruise to set sail post COVID-19 abruptly canceled due to outbreak  
“At Hurtigruten, safety always has been, and always will be, our number one priority,” the company says on a COVID-19 safety page on its website.
Seeking Alpha
· The Pandemic Pricing Dilemma: A COVID-19 Vaccine At-Cost Or For Profit?  
Unlike other advance purchase agreements, vaccine candidates procured through the COVAX Facility will be distributed globally with priority to high-risk individuals such as healthcare workers.
· Pro-Biden super PAC launches new ad on Trump's pandemic leadership  
Priorities USA, a leading pro-Biden super PAC, will spend more than $1 million a week on its new ad on cable and broadcast television in Michigan, Wisconsin, Pennsylvania and Arizona.
Washington Post
· Vaccine Confronts Humanity With Next Moral Test  
Within the U.S., Native-American communities are grievously affected, and therefore have a case for priority.
Bleacher Report
· 2020 Fantasy Football Mock Draft: Updated Predictions After Early Training Camps  
Dual-threats like McCaffrey should always be the priority in the opening round, particularly in PPR formats.
The New York Times
· Toronto Tones Down Its Postseason Party  
Toronto is one of two sites hosting the N.H.L.’s postseason, a restart that came after a 140-day pause in play because of the coronavirus pandemic, but the league’s culminating tournament didn’t compel many locals to rearrange their priorities during the Simcoe Day holiday weekend.
BBC Sport
· British and Irish Lions: Who will make the coaching staff to tour South Africa  
Gatland officially becomes Lions property later this month and the selection of a coaching team to take on the world champions is a major priority, with appointments expected by November.
The Guardian
· UK theatre boss fears backward step for diversity in Covid-19 arts rescue fund  
He said a priority for him would be to listen to the needs of artists and create a space for debate and action.
Financial Express
· Actively organise state-level Khelo India Games to identify talent: Kiren Rijiju to states  
The minister also stressed on the need for states to identify on priority their best sporting infrastructure for the Khelo India State Centre of Excellence (KISCE).
The Age
· Sydney's planned M12 airport motorway deemed 'high priority'  
The M12 motorway has been deemed one of the nation’s highest priority projects by the federal government’s independent infrastructure adviser, piling pressure on the state and Commonwealth to deliver on the $1.8 billion road in the next five years.