SACRAMENTO – Californians who believe objectivity is the only thing that creates fairness in redrawing once-a-decade political lines will likely be disappointed with the maps presented to state election officials on Monday. As the experience of the independent, state-owned Citizens Redistricting Commission has shown, even when redistricting is taken outRead More →

Almost 50% or 87 of the 183 people detected with the highly transmissible Omicron variant of the coronavirus have been fully vaccinated, an analysis of data available from the government reveals. The results, government health officials said, only underscored that “the vaccine alone is not enough to contain this pandemic”Read More →

NEW YORK, 23 December 2021 / PRNewswire / – Vinyl Record Market Overview – Total pages: 120 Companies: 10+ – Including GZ Media AS, Implant Media Pty Ltd., Microforum Services Group, MPO France, Optimal media GmbH, Pallas Group, PrimeDisc International Ltd., Quality Record Pressings, Record Industry BV and United RecordRead More →

INTERNAL DISPLAY ONLY Position: IM Supervisor II F&C Medicaiddepartment: Social servicesWage scale: $ 38,421.36 – $ 54,288.38Opening date: December 20, 2021Closing Date: January 3, 2022 Responsibilities:An employee in this class is responsible for the administrative and technical supervision of the staff of the income maintenance social workers for Family andRead More →

A major analysis of children’s books published over the past 60 years suggests that a bias persists towards male protagonists – despite a general trend towards an increasing proportion of female roles. PLOS ONE published the results of the analysis, conducted at Emory University, and focused on books that featureRead More →

Post-hoc analysis of a phase 3 trial presented at ASH 2021 indicates that acalabrutinib may be favorable in terms of toxic burden and cardiovascular events compared to ibrutinib for the treatment of chronic lymphoid leukemia . A comparison of acalabrutinib (Calquence) and ibrutinib (Imbruvica) revealed a lower incidence of cardiovascularRead More →

He spoke and wrote of African civilizations as infinitely varied ethical, philosophical and aesthetic systems. To capture their complexity and sophistication, he said, a “guerrilla scholarship” was needed that combined art history, anthropology, dance history, religious studies, sociology and ethnomusicology. This hybrid practice has taken him on several occasions outRead More →

The selection of Anil Menon, an American of Indian origin, as one of the 10 future astronauts by NASA marks a new turning point in the history of space missions. He is a pilot of the United States Air Force who has played an essential role in several air operationsRead More →

For immediate release: 08 December 2021 Today, the United States Food and Drug Administration issued an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for Evusheld from AstraZeneca (tixagevimab co-packaged with cilgavimab and administered together) for pre-exposure prophylaxis ( prevention) of COVID-19 in certain adults and children (12 years and older weighing at leastRead More →

Perhaps it was fitting that an Ashes series whose foreplay was unprecedented and surreal began with such an utterly bizarre moment: Rory Burns dragging himself into his crease so that Mitchell Starc’s release – with a appreciable swing correcting for a fine leg trajectory – was cannonated in the EnglishRead More →

Tomorrow, President Biden will host a world summit on democracy. This is a stripped-down version of the originally planned gathering. Instead of a large meeting room, delegates will meet on Zoom. (Reactivate, Prime Minister.) Yet Biden’s central idea is right: the world is dividing into a camp of authoritarians againstRead More →