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Can COVID-19 be transmitted through frozen food? An expert has some answers

17 minutes ago   |   Fortune

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Xi Makes a Political Gamble by Telling Chinese to Clean Their Plates

55 minutes ago   |   Bloomberg

Xi Jinping wants 1.4 billion diners to clean their plates. But the Chinese president's campaign against food waste risks touching a third rail in a country where meals are a...
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A New Era of Shared Enmity in the Middle East

55 minutes ago   |   Bloomberg

The United Arab Emirates' recognition of Israel ushers in a new era in the Middle East, shifting the focus from conflict between Arabs and Israelis to their shared enmity with...
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‘Sputnik' a successful horror/sci-fi flight

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

“Sputnik” Not Rated. In Russian with subtitles. On Amazon, VUDU, Apple TV, iTunes and cable platforms. Grade: B+ A throwback to the early Hammer classic “The Quatermass...
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What Kamala Harris Really Did on Climate, Fossil Fuel in California

1 hour ago   |   Bloomberg

Climate activists and Trump have both rushed to present Biden's new running mate in stark terms.
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Iceland Open Borders Policy Faces Backlash Amid Virus Resurgence

1 hour ago   |   Bloomberg

Iceland's government may soon announce a tightening of the rules for travelers to the island following criticism to its open borders policy amid a resurgence in Covid-19 cases.
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What history tells us about a COVID-19 vaccine - and who it could fail

2 hours ago   |   NBC News

If we do not design science and health care that benefits everyone, the enduring legacy of the pandemic will continue to be its terrible racial inequities.
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The Futility of Utility

The Futility of Utility

3 hours ago   |   Steady State

By Brian Snyder Science, including social science, cannot be normative. That is, it cannot tell us how we should act. It can predict the consequences of our actions, but should...
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'Project Power' Is a Secret Lesson About Science's Dark Side

10 hours ago   |   Wired

Netflix's new film updates a played-out superhero trope with a hidden message about the evils of human experimentation.
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Trump accuses Biden of ignoring science and ‘politicizing' coronavirus

13 hours ago   |   NY Daily News   |   9 articles

Trump knocked Biden for calling for a mask mandate to help stem the spread of COVID-19.
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Pentagon to launch task force investigating UFO sightings

Pentagon to launch task force investigating UFO sightings

The Pentagon is forming a new task force to investigate UFOs that have been observed by U.S. military aircraft, according to two defense officials. Read more ...

Ex-cop's video captures crowd's horror during George Floyd arrest

Ex-cop's video captures crowd's horror during George Floyd arrest

Newly released body cam footage shows onlookers demanding police help the man. Read more ...

President Trump opposes postal money that would help vote-by-mail

President Trump opposes postal money that would help vote-by-mail

President Trump also predicted, without providing evidence, that mail-in ballots would lead to widespread voter fraud in November. Read more ...

Mookie Betts ties MLB mark with 6th career 3-homer game

Mookie Betts ties MLB mark with 6th career 3-homer game

LOS ANGELES - Mookie Betts hit three home runs Thursday night for the sixth time in his career, matching a major league record held by Sammy Sosa and Hall of Famer Johnny Mize. Read more ...

Apple and Google just got sued by the maker of the hugely popular video game...

Apple and Google just got sued by the maker of the hugely popular video game 'Fortnite' over their app store policies. Here's what you need to know about the major antitrust battle it reignited

Epic Games sued Apple and Google on Thursday for booting its popular video game "Fortnite" from their app stores, accusing the companies of engaging in monopolistic... Read more ...

Pennsylvania - an important swing state - is pleading with the state's...

Pennsylvania - an important swing state - is pleading with the state's Supreme Court after the USPS said they couldn't guarantee on time delivery of mail-in-ballots

US Postal Service told the Pennsylvania Secretary of State that some ballots might not be delivered on time because their delivery standards couldn't accommodate the state's... Read more ...

Poll: Biden Expands Lead, A Third Of Country Says It Won't Get Vaccinated

Poll: Biden Expands Lead, A Third Of Country Says It Won't Get Vaccinated

The Democratic nominee for president now leads President Trump by 11 points. And more people are worried about the coronavirus, but 35% still say they won't get vaccinated when... Read more ...

Biden calls for nationwide outdoor mask mandate for 3 MONTHS as CDC warns...

Biden calls for nationwide outdoor mask mandate for 3 MONTHS as CDC warns not following orders will cause ‘worst fall ever'

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has urged all Americans to ‘mask up' outdoors for the next three months - at the same time as health officials warned disobeying... Read more ...

2 police officers killed in Kashmir after militants attack convoy ahead of...

2 police officers killed in Kashmir after militants attack convoy ahead of India's Independence Day

Indian security forces have launched a search operation after two police officers were killed in a terrorist attack in disputed Kashmir, as the country prepares for its annual... Read more ...

Dana White isn't sold on Daniel Cormier's UFC 252 retirement plan

Dana White isn't sold on Daniel Cormier's UFC 252 retirement plan

Dana White doesn't believe UFC 252 will represent Daniel Cormier 's final fight. Cormier has said countless times leading up to Saturday's heavyweight title trilogy with Stipe... Read more ...