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Rapid coronavirus testing scheme ‘may increase rather than decrease’ cases in schools, experts warn

Concerns have been raised over the use of lateral flow devices (LFDs) in schools

Rapid coronavirus testing scheme ‘may increase rather than decrease’ cases in schools, experts warn Rapid coronavirus testing scheme ‘may increase rather than decrease’ cases in schools, experts warn Experts have cast doubt over a new coronavirus testing scheme for schools, warning it “may increase rather than decrease” cases. Plans were announced last month for a round of mass testing of …

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Vaccine scams now present biggest threat to personal financial security, banks warn

<p>City of London Police are looking to speak with the man pictured above after an elderly woman was given a fake Covid-19 vaccine and charged £160</p>

Vaccine scams now present biggest threat to personal financial security, banks warn Vaccine scams now present biggest threat to personal financial security, banks warn News that a fraudster brazenly stuck a syringe full of an unknown material into a pensioner’s arm before charging the elderly woman £160 sent shivers up the spines of Britons everywhere last weekend.   But Covid, …

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Coronavirus: New school rules could undermine lockdown and put poorest families at greatest risk, experts warn

Pupils to get set number of hours of remote education, government says

Coronavirus: New school rules could undermine lockdown and put poorest families at greatest risk, experts warn Coronavirus: New school rules could undermine lockdown and put poorest families at greatest risk, experts warn T he decision to include children without access to laptops or adequate internet connections as among those who should go to school during the new national lockdown risks …

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U.S. Is Blind to Contagious New Virus Variant, Scientists Warn

U.S. Is Blind to Contagious New Virus Variant, Scientists Warn

U.S. Is Blind to Contagious New Virus Variant, Scientists Warn U.S. Is Blind to Contagious New Virus Variant, Scientists Warn With no robust system to identify genetic variations of the coronavirus, experts warn that the United States is woefully ill-equipped to track a dangerous new mutant, leaving health officials blind as they try to combat the grave threat. The variant, …

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More Hacking Attacks Found, Officials Warn of Risk to U.S. Government

More Hacking Attacks Found, Officials Warn of Risk to U.S. Government

More Hacking Attacks Found, Officials Warn of Risk to U.S. Government More Hacking Attacks Found, Officials Warn of Risk to U.S. Government President Trump has yet to say anything about the attack. Echoing the government’s warning, Microsoft said Thursday that it had identified 40 companies, government agencies and think tanks that the suspected Russian hackers, at a minimum, stole data …

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German Cultural Leaders Warn Against Ban on Israel Sanctions Movement

German Cultural Leaders Warn Against Ban on Israel Sanctions Movement

German Cultural Leaders Warn Against Ban on Israel Sanctions Movement German Cultural Leaders Warn Against Ban on Israel Sanctions Movement BERLIN — For months, the leaders of dozens of Germany’s most prominent cultural institutions met in secret, swapping stories of self-censorship, of hours spent worrying about the social media histories of artists or scholars they wanted to invite to their …

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Arctic’s Shift to a Warmer Climate Is ‘Well Underway, Scientists Warn

Arctic's Shift to a Warmer Climate Is 'Well Underway, Scientists Warn

Arctic’s Shift to a Warmer Climate Is ‘Well Underway, Scientists Warn Arctic’s Shift to a Warmer Climate Is ‘Well Underway, Scientists Warn The Arctic continued its unwavering shift toward a new climate in 2020, as the effects of near-record warming surged across the region, shrinking ice and snow cover and fueling extreme wildfires, scientists said Tuesday. “The story is unambiguous: …

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A Hotter Planet Is Already Killing Americans, Health Experts Warn

A Hotter Planet Is Already Killing Americans, Health Experts Warn

A Hotter Planet Is Already Killing Americans, Health Experts Warn A Hotter Planet Is Already Killing Americans, Health Experts Warn Rising temperatures and environmental pollutants are already endangering the health and well-being of Americans, with fatal consequences for thousands of older men and women, a team of public health experts warned Wednesday. Their report, published in The Lancet, called on …

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Wig-Looking Poisonous Caterpillars Can Inflict Pain, Officials Warn

Wig-Looking Poisonous Caterpillars Can Inflict Pain, Officials Warn

Wig-Looking Poisonous Caterpillars Can Inflict Pain, Officials Warn Wig-Looking Poisonous Caterpillars Can Inflict Pain, Officials Warn First, it was murder hornets. Now it’s stinging caterpillars. As if there wasn’t enough to worry about in 2020, foresters in Virginia are warning that if you see a caterpillar that looks like a wig on a tree, don’t touch it. The Virginia Department …

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Plexiglass Barriers Won’t Stop the Virus at the Debate, Experts Warn

Plexiglass Barriers Won’t Stop the Virus at the Debate, Experts Warn

Plexiglass Barriers Won’t Stop the Virus at the Debate, Experts Warn Plexiglass Barriers Won’t Stop the Virus at the Debate, Experts Warn A box fan, an air filter — and duct tape to attach them. With four such cobbled together devices, at perhaps a total of $150, the vice-presidential debate on Wednesday night could be made much safer, according to …

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