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Indonesia Loses Contact With Plane Over Java Sea

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Indonesia Loses Contact With Plane Over Java Sea Indonesia Loses Contact With Plane Over Java Sea BANGKOK — Indonesia’s Transportation Ministry said on Saturday that it had lost contact with a passenger jet after it took off from the capital, Jakarta, and flew over the Java Sea. The ministry said that the last contact with the plane, Sriwijaya Air Flight …

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Contact Tracing, Key to Reining In the Virus, Falls Flat in the West

Contact Tracing, Key to Reining In the Virus, Falls Flat in the West

Contact Tracing, Key to Reining In the Virus, Falls Flat in the West Contact Tracing, Key to Reining In the Virus, Falls Flat in the West LONDON — As the coronavirus stampeded across Europe and the United States this spring, governments made their depleted citizens a tantalizing promise: Soon, legions of disease detectives would hunt down anyone exposed to the …

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On Native American Land, Contact Tracing Is Saving Lives

On Native American Land, Contact Tracing Is Saving Lives

On Native American Land, Contact Tracing Is Saving Lives On Native American Land, Contact Tracing Is Saving Lives The coronavirus is raging through the White Mountain Apache tribe. Spread across a large reservation in eastern Arizona, the Apaches have been infected at more than 10 times the rate of people in the state as a whole. Yet their death rate …

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England’s Flawed Virus Contact Tracing Will Be Revamped

England’s Flawed Virus Contact Tracing Will Be Revamped

England’s Flawed Virus Contact Tracing Will Be Revamped England’s Flawed Virus Contact Tracing Will Be Revamped England will overhaul its faltering coronavirus contact-tracing system, the government said on Monday, shifting some control from private contractors to local public health teams and cutting the jobs of thousands of call center workers who had complained of having no one to call. The …

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Following One Contact Tracer on the Trail of the Virus

Following One Contact Tracer on the Trail of the Virus

Following One Contact Tracer on the Trail of the Virus Following One Contact Tracer on the Trail of the Virus The New York Times asked Radhika Kumar, a contact tracer for California Connected, an ambitious effort by the state to track people who have been infected with or exposed to the coronavirus, to keep a log of her interactions over …

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Contact Tracing Is Failing in Many States. Here’s Why.

Contact Tracing Is Failing in Many States. Here’s Why.

Contact Tracing Is Failing in Many States. Here’s Why. Contact Tracing Is Failing in Many States. Here’s Why. In Arizona’s most populated region, the coronavirus is so ubiquitous that contact tracers have been unable to reach a fraction of those infected. In Austin, Tex., the story is much the same. Just as it is in North Carolina, where the state’s …

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Europe Rolls Out Contact Tracing Apps, With Hope and Trepidation

Europe Rolls Out Contact Tracing Apps, With Hope and Trepidation

Europe Rolls Out Contact Tracing Apps, With Hope and Trepidation Europe Rolls Out Contact Tracing Apps, With Hope and Trepidation ROME — When three people in the northern Italian region of Liguria tested positive for the coronavirus last week, they gave their doctors permission to punch into a national server anonymous codes generated by a new contact tracing application on …

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Contact Tracing Could Be Much Easier — but There Are Tradeoffs

Contact Tracing Could Be Much Easier — but There Are Tradeoffs

Contact Tracing Could Be Much Easier — but There Are Tradeoffs Contact Tracing Could Be Much Easier — but There Are Tradeoffs Now, the country is considering expanding the use of QR codes. In May, Dr. Ki met with Prime Minister Chung Sye-kyun to recommend expansive use of the technology for contact tracing. In an interview, Dr. Ki said she …

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Coronavirus Contact Tracing Jobs Are on the Rise

Coronavirus Contact Tracing Jobs Are on the Rise

Coronavirus Contact Tracing Jobs Are on the Rise Coronavirus Contact Tracing Jobs Are on the Rise When Jessica Jaramillo calls someone to talk about the coronavirus, she usually starts with something like this: “Hi, my name is Jessica. I’m calling on behalf of the San Francisco Department of Public Health. I’m part of a contact-tracing team, and our job is …

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Coronavirus: Fox Business host self-isolating amid contact fears – despite network playing down risks for weeks

Coronavirus: Fox Business host self-isolating amid contact fears - despite network playing down risks for weeks

Fox Business presenter Liz Claman had revealed that she is self-quarantining after coming into contact with a colleague who has tested positive for Covid-19. The 56-year-old made a brief appearance on her show, Claman Countdown, on Monday afternoon to tell viewers that she was six days into her self-isolation, saying: “Miss you guys.” She is the latest Fox personality to …

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