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Superspreading Boston biotech conference in February is linked to 1.9 percent of all U.S. cases.

Superspreading Boston biotech conference in February is linked to 1.9 percent of all U.S. cases.

Superspreading Boston biotech conference in February is linked to 1.9 percent of all U.S. cases. Superspreading Boston biotech conference in February is linked to 1.9 percent of all U.S. cases. As many as 300,000 coronavirus cases across the United States can be traced to a two-day conference in Boston attended by 175 biotech executives in February, according to a study …

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1 Percent of P.P.P. Borrowers Got Over One-Quarter of the Loan Money

1 Percent of P.P.P. Borrowers Got Over One-Quarter of the Loan Money

1 Percent of P.P.P. Borrowers Got Over One-Quarter of the Loan Money 1 Percent of P.P.P. Borrowers Got Over One-Quarter of the Loan Money The largest loan in the building went to Atane Engineers, a contractor that changed its name in 2018 after a corruption scandal that culminated when two former top executives pleaded guilty to paying bribes for city …

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AstraZeneca and Oxford Say Vaccine Is Up to 90 Percent Effective

AstraZeneca and Oxford Say Vaccine Is Up to 90 Percent Effective

AstraZeneca and Oxford Say Vaccine Is Up to 90 Percent Effective AstraZeneca and Oxford Say Vaccine Is Up to 90 Percent Effective In a call with reporters on Monday morning, the Oxford scientists said they were still trying to understand why the vaccine was more effective with a smaller first dose. The first dose is supposed to prime the immune …

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M.L.S. Layoffs Cut League’s Staff by 20 Percent

M.L.S. Layoffs Cut League’s Staff by 20 Percent

M.L.S. Layoffs Cut League’s Staff by 20 Percent M.L.S. Layoffs Cut League’s Staff by 20 Percent Major League Soccer reduced its work force by about 20 percent on Thursday through a combination of layoffs and the elimination of open positions, yet another sign of the punishing financial effect the coronavirus pandemic is having on professional sports. Most of the league’s …

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India’s Economy Shrank Nearly 24 Percent Last Quarter

India’s Economy Shrank Nearly 24 Percent Last Quarter

India’s Economy Shrank Nearly 24 Percent Last Quarter India’s Economy Shrank Nearly 24 Percent Last Quarter NEW DELHI — The Indian economy contracted by 23.9 percent in the second quarter, the most drastic fall in decades, as lockdown restrictions meant to contain the spread of the coronavirus wiped out jobs and businesses. India’s decline was the worst among the world’s …

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Japan’s Economy Contracts 7.8 Percent, Worst Decline on Record

Japan’s Economy Contracts 7.8 Percent, Worst Decline on Record

Japan’s Economy Contracts 7.8 Percent, Worst Decline on Record Japan’s Economy Contracts 7.8 Percent, Worst Decline on Record TOKYO — Japan’s economy shrank by 7.8 percent in the second quarter of the year, posting its worst performance on record as the coronavirus pandemic ground economic activity to a near halt in April and May. The nosedive in output in the …

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Saudi Aramco Says Profit Fell 73 Percent as Demand for Oil Shrank

Saudi Aramco Says Profit Fell 73 Percent as Demand for Oil Shrank

Saudi Aramco Says Profit Fell 73 Percent as Demand for Oil Shrank Saudi Aramco Says Profit Fell 73 Percent as Demand for Oil Shrank Saudi Aramco, the world’s largest oil company, said on Sunday that its quarterly earnings plunged more than 73 percent compared to a year ago, as lockdowns imposed to curb the coronavirus pandemic drastically cut the demand …

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Trump Falsely Claims ‘99 Percent’ of Virus Cases Are ‘Totally Harmless’

Trump Falsely Claims ‘99 Percent’ of Virus Cases Are ‘Totally Harmless’

Trump Falsely Claims ‘99 Percent’ of Virus Cases Are ‘Totally Harmless’ Trump Falsely Claims ‘99 Percent’ of Virus Cases Are ‘Totally Harmless’ President Trump dismissed the severity of the coronavirus pandemic in the United States over the weekend, downplaying the impact of the disease and saying that while the testing of tens of millions of American had identified many cases, …

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‘It’s going to be an angry mob’: Kentucky cuts number of polling stations by 95 percent ahead of primary voting

Trump ‘despises’ his own supporters and would be ‘disgusted’ by them, says ex-friend Howard Stern

‘It’s going to be an angry mob’: Kentucky cuts number of polling stations by 95 percent ahead of primary voting ‘It’s going to be an angry mob’: Kentucky cuts number of polling stations by 95 percent ahead of primary voting Kentucky lawmakers have warned the state was heading towards a disastrous primary election this week, as ballot problems, voter confusion …

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Sephora Signs ‘15 Percent Pledge’ to Carry More Black-Owned Brands

Sephora Signs ‘15 Percent Pledge’ to Carry More Black-Owned Brands

Sephora Signs ‘15 Percent Pledge’ to Carry More Black-Owned Brands Sephora Signs ‘15 Percent Pledge’ to Carry More Black-Owned Brands As protests over police brutality swept the country in recent weeks and major retailers posted messages of solidarity with black Americans on social media, Aurora James, a creative director in Brooklyn, asked herself if she actually felt that those brands …

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