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Trial of High-Dose Blood Thinners in I.C.U. Patients Is Halted

Trial of High-Dose Blood Thinners in I.C.U. Patients Is Halted

Trial of High-Dose Blood Thinners in I.C.U. Patients Is Halted Trial of High-Dose Blood Thinners in I.C.U. Patients Is Halted A major trial of high-dose blood thinners in critically ill hospitalized Covid-19 patients is being temporarily halted because there appears to be no benefit to the treatment and there may be some harm, the trial’s leaders announced Tuesday. The independent …

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Why China Halted Ant’s I.P.O., Dealing Jack Ma a Blow

Why China Halted Ant's I.P.O., Dealing Jack Ma a Blow

Why China Halted Ant’s I.P.O., Dealing Jack Ma a Blow Why China Halted Ant’s I.P.O., Dealing Jack Ma a Blow This was supposed to be the week that one of China’s biggest tech companies threw the most lucrative coming-out party in history, sending a swaggering message about the country’s economic might during the pandemic. Instead, China sent a different message: …

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Coronavirus Survey Halted After Workers Faced Racial Slurs, Officials Say

Coronavirus Survey Halted After Workers Faced Racial Slurs, Officials Say

Coronavirus Survey Halted After Workers Faced Racial Slurs, Officials Say Coronavirus Survey Halted After Workers Faced Racial Slurs, Officials Say A coronavirus survey in Minnesota was stopped after multiple cases of residents “intimidating and shouting racial and ethnic slurs” at public health workers who had been going door to door, the state Department of Health said. In an episode in …

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W.N.B.A. Rookie Showdown Halted by Ionescu Injury

W.N.B.A. Rookie Showdown Halted by Ionescu Injury

W.N.B.A. Rookie Showdown Halted by Ionescu Injury W.N.B.A. Rookie Showdown Halted by Ionescu Injury Sabrina Ionescu accidentally stepped on Betnijah Laney’s foot near midcourt, then dropped to the floor after rolling her left ankle. What was supposed to be an early-season showdown between the Liberty guard Ionescu and the Atlanta Dream’s Chennedy Carter, two of the top W.N.B.A. rookie of …

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For Sports Halted at the Outbreak’s Onset, Loans Saved Staff

For Sports Halted at the Outbreak’s Onset, Loans Saved Staff

For Sports Halted at the Outbreak’s Onset, Loans Saved Staff For Sports Halted at the Outbreak’s Onset, Loans Saved Staff Tom Brady’s company got one. Mayweather Promotions, the advertising agency founded by the boxing champion Floyd Mayweather, did too. And the Los Angeles Lakers, the eighth-richest sports franchise in the world, got one before returning it. They were beneficiaries of …

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Coronavirus Attacks the Lungs. A Federal Agency Just Halted Funding for New Lung Treatments.

Coronavirus Attacks the Lungs. A Federal Agency Just Halted Funding for New Lung Treatments.

Coronavirus Attacks the Lungs. A Federal Agency Just Halted Funding for New Lung Treatments. Coronavirus Attacks the Lungs. A Federal Agency Just Halted Funding for New Lung Treatments. When the coronavirus kills, it attacks the lungs, filling them with fluid and robbing the body of oxygen. In chest X-rays, clear lungs turn white, a sign of how dangerously sick patients …

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With Real-Life Games Halted, Betting World Puts Action on E-Sports

With Real-Life Games Halted, Betting World Puts Action on E-Sports

With Real-Life Games Halted, Betting World Puts Action on E-Sports With Real-Life Games Halted, Betting World Puts Action on E-Sports Some publishers are appearing to embrace betting by hiring integrity monitors that also sell data and betting services to bookmakers. For example, in mid-April, Nevada regulators approved Activision Blizzard’s Call of Duty League and Overwatch League for betting. Three weeks …

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Small Chloroquine Study Halted Over Risk of Fatal Heart Complications

Small Chloroquine Study Halted Over Risk of Fatal Heart Complications

A small study in Brazil was halted early for safety reasons after coronavirus patients taking a higher dose of chloroquine developed irregular heart rates that increased their risk of a potentially fatal heart arrhythmia. Chloroquine is closely related to the more widely used drug hydroxychloroquine. President Trump has enthusiastically promoted them as a potential treatment for the novel coronavirus despite …

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SNL returning with original content after coronavirus halted production

SNL returning with original content after coronavirus halted production

Saturday Night Live is returning with new content, almost a month after suspending production due to the coronavirus pandemic. A special, remote episode will air on 11 April at 11.30pm ET/PT, Deadline reports. SNL was initially supposed to pick up on 28 March after a scheduled hiatus, but announced on 16 March it was halting production until further notice as the pandemic made it …

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Coronavirus: School inspections halted by government after growing pressure from teachers

Coronavirus: School inspections halted by government after growing pressure from teachers

School inspections are being suspended by the government during the coronavirus pandemic following pressure from teachers. Education secretary Gavin Williamson has instructed Ofsted’s chief inspector to halt all routine inspections on schools, colleges, early years and children’s social care providers. It came after the government faced mounting calls from school leaders and teachers to remove the checks. Download the new …

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