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Hong Kong: China limits parliament to ‘patriots’  BBC News Beijing passes new ‘patriot’ election law for Hong Kong that restricts opposition  CNN China reduces elected seats in Hong Kong legislature  Fox News China Rewrites Hong Kong Election Rules to Keep Opponents Out  The Wall Street Journal Beijing cuts Hong Kong’s directly elected seats in radical overhaul  The Guardian View Full …

New Jersey health officials on Wednesday reported another 3,047 confirmed cases of the coronavirus and 56 additional confirmed deaths as the state prepares for additional reopening steps next week with the increase to 50% capacity for indoor businesses including restaurants, bars, gyms, casinos and personal care services at salons and spas. Gov. Phil Murphy announced …

The National Transportation Safety Board investigators described the crash as preventable, the pilot as experienced, and his employer as a generally safe charter operation. They spoke at a meeting of the NTSB to settle on an official cause of the January 26, 2020, crash that killed Bryant, his daughter, the pilot, and six others. “Even …

On January 21, President Biden kicked off his administration by outlining a new strategy to combat COVID-19. As part of this strategy, Biden issued an Executive Order that appears aimed at revisiting Trump administration guidance that exempted health plans from having to cover without cost-sharing COVID-19 testing for individuals who lack symptoms, a doctor’s order, …

Coles Supermarkets have been forced to introduce a one-per-person product limit for toilet paper and paper towels in all stores in Western Australia.  A two-pack-per-customer limit has also been brought in for items such as milk, hand sanitiser, tissues, canned meals and mince.  “Coles will continue to monitor product availability and asks that customers only …

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.Oct 22 2020 Genome editing of human embryos represents one of the most contentious potential scientific applications today. But what if geneticists could sidestep the controversy by editing sperm and eggs instead? According to a new paper co-written by a University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign legal expert who studies the ethical …

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – A 16-inch sewer main break in the vicinity of Southwest 1st Avenue and Southwest 2nd Street in downtown Fort Lauderdale has some roads closed down and the city is advising that people stay away from water activities in a portion of the New River. Roads that will be closed while crews …

What You Should Know: – Beyond Limits, an AI provider that uniquely uses 45 technologies developed at Caltech and NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab to provide business intelligence for healthcare raises $133M in funding. – Beyond Limits’ AI predictive model is helping healthcare professionals fight against COVID-19 including determining the percentage of patients that may need …

No in-person conferences. No get-to-know-you-dinners. No hallway encounters in conference centers and hotels. While the Covid-19 crisis has put the kibosh on many things, active career development may be one of those things.  Photo: Joe McKendrick A majority of the 1,625 professionals — many from the technology sector — responding to a survey by Blind, an …

Image copyright Reuters A new target will be set to protect people from the effects of breathing in tiny particles produced by transport and industry, the UK government says. The country falls some way short of a limit recommended by the World Health Organization for tiny particles called PM 2.5s. These are produced by burning …