The Wuhan CDC later conducted retrospective research into influenza cases dated as early as October 2019 in two Wuhan hospitals, in an attempt to look for traces of coronavirus. But, according to a study published in the journal Nature, they were unable to detect samples of the virus dating back earlier than January 2020. Similar studies have yet to be carried out in other Hubei cities. … [Read more...] about The Wuhan files
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“This order simply says that they need to cease and desist,’' Lanza told police at the scene, according to the newspaper. “Nowhere here is there an arrest warrant, nowhere here is anything about arresting anyone on their private property. So I’ll ask, [and] you don’t have to answer … why was he arrested? I was told you would tell me why he was arrested and now I’m asking for that answer.” … [Read more...] about NYC bar owner handcuffed, taken away for allegedly defying coronavirus rules: report
Via CNN’s Gregory Krieg, MJ Lee and Sarah Mucha, “President-elect Joe BidenJoe BidenTrump alludes to possible 2024 run in White House remarks Tiger King's attorney believes they're close to getting pardon from Trump Cruz urges Supreme Court to take up Pennsylvania election challenge MORE and his transition team are preparing for an early, all-out push to pass an ambitious new stimulus bill, while also drawing up plans for a flurry of executive actions aimed at delivering on campaign promises and undoing the Trump administration's efforts to undermine key government agencies.” https://cnn.it/3o7WYck … [Read more...] about The Hill’s 12:30 Report — Presented by Capital One — Giuliani denies discussing preemptive pardon with Trump
One significant example, the New Voices Fund was launched in 2017 when Unilever acquired Sundial Brands, the maker of SheaMoisture and other skin care and hair care lines. Richelieu Dennis, Sundial's founder and then-CEO, created the New Voices Fund to invest in companies run by women of color, and Unilever became an anchor investor as part of the partnership. To date, the fund has invested more than $60 million. Companies like The Honey Pot, The Lip Bar and Mielle Organics, all of which are now available in Target stores, were able to expand in part due to those investments. … [Read more...] about Black women don’t get much startup funding. These founders are trying to change that
“Because the trend lines are all heading in the wrong direction, I would err on the side of conservatism,” Wachter said. “That would push me away from a surgical approach, from doing a little thing here and a little thing there and waiting a week and seeing how it goes. We’re in December. We’re talking about how do we get through the holidays. … [Read more...] about California shuts down to curb coronavirus surge. Will it work?