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Europe is launching contact tracking apps with hope and concern

ROME – When three people in the northern Italian region of Liguria tested positive for the coronavirus last week, they gave their doctors permission to enter anonymous codes into a national server that were generated by a new contact tracking app on their phones. Moments later, the phones of people who had also voluntarily downloaded and contacted the app buzzed …

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Corona virus live updates: Crowds of people on beaches and Lake of the Ozarks on Memorial Day are causing concern

Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s senior adviser, Dominic Cummings, will make a public statement Monday afternoon local time, the BBC and others media reported increasing pressure on Cummings to resign. Johnson had publicly supported his senior aide on Sunday, who was accused of violating the government’s coronavirus rules. Johnson’s support met with widespread criticism, including from the Guardian left-wing newspaper, which …

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As tankers head towards the Caribbean, growing ties between Iran and Venezuela are causing concern in the United States

The most public account of the deepening relationship: Iran denies five oil tankers steaming across the Atlantic and, according to analysts, carrying 60 million gallons of Iranian gasoline that they believe was bought with Venezuelan gold. The first ship was due to arrive in Venezuelan waters on Saturday evening to alleviate the lack of fuel, which is so bad that …

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Concern about the threat of substitute chemicals is growing

Substances that are used in almost all new cars for air conditioning build up in the environment and, according to researchers, can pose a risk to human health. These “ozone friendly” chemicals have been introduced to replace products that damage the ozone layer. These alternatives, which are widely used in industry, do not collapse in the environment. Scientists have now …

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Ozone layer: Concern about the threat of substitute chemicals is growing

Image rights University of Alberta Image description Drilled and packaged ice core samples in the Arctic ready for processing Substances that are used in almost all new cars for air conditioning build up in the environment and, according to researchers, can pose a risk to human health. These “ozone friendly” chemicals have been introduced to replace products that damage the …

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According to the Norwegian Cruise Line, there are “significant doubts” about the ability to continue as a going concern.

Workers near a Norwegian cruise line cruise ship that is in dry dock and undergoing hull maintenance and interior modernization work. Gerald Julien | AFP | Getty Images Norwegian Cruise Line said there is “serious doubt” about its ability to continue as a going concern as the coronavirus pandemic devastates the industry and warns that bankruptcy protection may be required. …

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