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GBP/USD has been resuming its gains amid upbeat news from the vaccine front and US politics. Monday’s upside move failed to break the 1.34 level, but sterling has another chance, FXStreet’s Analyst Yohay Elam reports. Key quotes “AstraZeneca and the University of Oxford published promising results from their Phase 3 coronavirus vaccine trial. While the …

Whether that’s always a good thing or not depends on who you talk to. While wilderness experts caution against carrying the devices as an excuse to take unnecessary risks, like paddling alone into a snowstorm even as lakes are icing over, the devices are becoming a more widely accepted accessory in wilderness travel. As reported …

VACAVILLE — While fire crews managed to halt the progress of the LNU Lightning Complex Fire from reaching the middle of town, thick smoke and ash hung in the air Friday, prompting concerns among family members of people incarcerated there about the health of their loved ones, who say the conditions have been terrible inside …

“We are experiencing fires, the likes of which we haven’t seen in many, many years,” Gov. Gavin Newsom said. Fires have scorched more acres than last year Statewide, there have been more than 360 recent fires — most of them sparked by lightning. Several of those fires spread due to high temperatures, inaccessible terrain and …

A new study finds that healthcare workers in the United States are struggling with a suite of mental-health challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic. The study found that healthcare workers are at greater risk than the general public of experiencing health problems such as depression. One striking finding is that, on average, healthcare professionals reported enough …

Does wearing a mask pose any health risks? No, not for most people. Babies and toddlers should not wear masks because they could suffocate. The same goes for anyone who has trouble removing a mask without help. Others can wear masks without risking their health, according to experts, despite false rumors to the contrary. In …

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Rats on sale at a Vietnam market Rats sold in the markets and restaurants of Southeast Asia harbour multiple coronaviruses, a study shows. The proportion of positives increased as live animals were moved from “field to fork”, suggesting they were picking up viruses in the process. The strains detected …

June 13, 2020 at 6:43 AM EDT British authorities urge Londoners not to attend protests LONDON — The London Metropolitan Police on Saturday urged protesters not to descend on the British capital amid concerns about the pandemic and potential clashes between anti-racist protesters and far-right groups. The death of George Floyd has sparked outrage and …

#EdTech has soared to new heights as COVID-19 induced quarantines force learning institutions to shut their doors. The vast majority of the world’s students are currently unable to attend school, prompting greater reliance on technology-based learning solutions.  Although these options are mutually beneficial for both learners and educators, education technology has one notable weakness: A …

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