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The Latest: Merkel says top EU leaders stressing cooperation  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she talked to other top leaders of EU member states and the European Commission at a video conference Tuesday evening and explained what her country... more
EU leaders battle coronavirus on health, economic fronts  ABC NEWS · 3 days
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The Latest: EU leaders call for 'massive' action on virus  ABC NEWS · 3 days
European Union leaders are calling for urgent and "massive" coordinated international action to stop the coronavirus pandemic more
EU leaders set for virus talks amid border measure worries  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
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House plan on $2.2T virus relief bill hits last-minute snag  ABC NEWS · 2 days
House leaders' plan for swift action on a $2.2 trillion package to ease the coronavirus pandemic's devastating toll on the U.S. economy and health care system has run... more
EU vows united response as virus hits its political heart  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
European Union leaders are vowing to stand united against the coronavirus that's ravaging member country Italy more
The Latest: G-7 leaders coordinate on coronavirus response  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
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The Latest: UN chief urges adoption of stimulus package  ABC NEWS · 5 days
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'Smart water' may aid oil recovery  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
Engineers study the mechanism that would allow 'smart water' to aid oil recovery from reservoirs. more
South Asian leaders call for cooperation on coronavirus  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Leaders and officials from the eight South Asian nations have held a video conference calling for closer cooperation to combat the spread of the coronavirus in the region, which is home to... more
Next up: Trump's $1T plan to stabilize economy hit by virus  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Federal officials are focusing on the Trump administration's $1 trillion plan to stabilize a national economy reeling from the impact of the coronavirus outbreak more
Chaos, confusion, linger among Filipinos amid coronavirus enhanced community quarantine order  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
The Philippine government has imposed a strict community quarantine order amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak. Residents, however, have concerns, as the guidelines require that everyone... more
Without a Brexit fisheries deal, herring and other North Sea species face dire future  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Taking back control of fisheries became one of the totemic issues uniting supporters of the campaign for the UK to... more
More leaders say stay home, seek supplies to treat the sick  ABC NEWS · 1 week
California's governor ordered people in the most populous U.S. state to stay home as the coronavirus pandemic's toll worsened so much world leaders warned of “record”... more
Global plan to protect endangered species 'overlooks genetic diversity'  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
A global group of scientists are calling for an urgent rethink on a draft action plan to safeguard biodiversity. more
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When leaders address their constituents, what they say matters as much as how they say it—perhaps even more so when citizens are... more
The Latest: Trump order makes it crime to stockpile supplies  ABC NEWS · 6 days
President Donald Trump has signed an executive order making it a crime to excessively stockpile personal protective equipment that is needed by medical personnel to fight the coronavirus... more
The Latest: Colorado issues statewide stay-at-home order  ABC NEWS · 4 days
Colorado Gov. Jared Polis is issuing a statewide stay-at-home order in an attempt to stem the rapid spread of the coronavirus more
One-component order parameter in URu2Si2 uncovered by resonant ultrasound spectroscopy and machine learning  Science Magazine · 3 weeks
The unusual correlated state that emerges in URu2Si2 below THO = 17.5 K is known as "hidden order" because even basic characteristics... more
Trump order expected on medical supplies amid virus outbreak  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
President Donald Trump is expected to announce an executive order insisting on American-made medical supplies and pharmaceuticals in response to the coronavirus outbreak more
The Latest: Oregon officials working on stay-at-home order  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Oregon Gov. Kate Brown, Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler and Multnomah County Commission Chair Deborah Kafoury are working on an order directing Oregonians to stay home and stay healthy to slow the spread... more
Trump order expected on medical supplies amid outbreak  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
President Donald Trump is expected to announce an executive order insisting on American-made medical supplies and pharmaceuticals in response to the coronavirus outbreak more
Ocean protection plan charts course for defending California coast  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
A new ocean protection plan sets out steps to safeguard California's coast against rising seas, while shoring up public access and building coastal economies. more
The Latest: Belgium receives order of masks from China  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Belgium has received an order of 5 million protective masks from China amid fears of shortages in hospitals more
Air-dropping poisoned meat to kill bush predators hasn't worked in the past, and won't help now  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
After the summer's devastating bushfires, the New South Wales government announced a plan to airdrop one... more
Don't panic, plan: COVID-19 family survival ideas  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
If families are going to survive the Covid-19 lockdown happily, planning is going to be key, according to Professor Ann Buchanan of Oxford's department of social policy, who has come up with the Four... more
The Latest: NYC is considering a shelter-in-place order  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says city residents should be prepared for the possibility of a shelter-in-place order within days more
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