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More E. coli illnesses linked to Salinas romaine lettuce, CDC says 67 people in 19 states ill

The E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce from Salinas, California has grown. The CDC says 67 people from 19 states have been infected. Financial, Economic and Money News – USATODAY.com

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Pence praises courage of Polish people on 80th anniversary of start of World War II

Leaders from Germany, Ukraine and other countries joined the vice president at the commemoration. Russia’s Vladimir Putin was not invited following tensions with Polish leaders. PowerPost

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E. coli outbreak sickens 17 people; 75K pounds of packaged salad sold at Target, Walmart, other stores recalled

More than 75,000 pounds of salad products sold at retailers including Target and Walmart is being recalled because of possible E. coli contamination. Financial, Economic and Money News – USATODAY.com

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California tops list of states with the most unsheltered homeless people

Homelessness is on the rise in a number of major U.S. metropolitan areas, many of which are struggling to manage these increases. Financial, Economic and Money News – USATODAY.com

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This company says its air taxis could be flying people across major cities by the ‘mid-2020s’

Among the most highly anticipated examples of an air taxi is the Bell Nexus, an “urban air mobility vehicle” that debuted at this year’s CES technology show in Las Vegas. Innovations

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Electric scooters send more people to the hospital than bicycles and walking, new study finds

A newly released study has found that more people were injured riding standing electric scooters than by riding bicycles or traveling on foot, according to statistics from two Los Angeles hospitals. Documenting injury statistics from Sept. 2017 to August 2018, the study — published this week in the medical journal JAMA Network Open — found that many of those injuries ...

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Here’s what the people who claimed Google’s quantum supremacy have to say about it

Enlarge / Hartmut Neven, the head of Google’s Quantum AI lab, walked Ars and others through an overview of the company’s quantum computing efforts this week. (credit: John Timmer) SANTA BARBARA, California—Early this autumn, a paper leaked on a NASA site indicating Google engineers had built and tested hardware that achieved what’s termed “quantum supremacy,” completing calculations that would be ...

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UAW workers defend GM strike: ‘Some people feel we make too much money’

UAW workers for GM are voting on a proposed contract that would end a nationwide factory strike that started in mid-September. Financial, Economic and Money News – USATODAY.com

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