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Coronavirus updates LIVE: Victoria aims for less COVID-19 cases; NSW hopes clusters reduce as Australian death toll jumps to 584 – The Sydney Morning Herald

COVID-19 continues to rage around the world as Australian authorities battle to keep outbreaks from spreading.

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The official Twitter feed of Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, where Charlotte is located, said two convention attendees and two event support staff had tested positive and all were “immediately isolated”.
Convention spokesman Michael Ahrens confirmed the four positive tests out of about 1000 administered.
“The RNC had diligent safety protocols in place, including testing all attendees before arriving in Charlotte, and again upon arrival,” Ahrens said in a statement.
On Thursday night, Trum…

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Coronavirus Australia live news: Victoria’s chief medical officer Brett Sutton says people have earned right to ‘enjoy themselves’ – ABC News

Premier Daniel Andrews is absent from a coronavirus update for the first time in four months, as chief health officer Brett Sutton says Victorians have earned the…

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Premier Daniel Andrews is absent from a coronavirus update for the first time in four months, as chief health officer Brett Sutton says Victorians have earned the right to “enjoy ourselves now” while taking the necessary COVID-19 precautions.
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Drug used to control blood pressure may improve cancer patients’ response to immunotherapy – News-Medical.Net

The same biochemical triggers that spur a “fight or flight” response when we encounter threats may help tumor cells to thrive.

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Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.Oct 30 2020
The same biochemical triggers that spur a “fight or flight” response when we encounter threats may help tumor cells to thrive. A team of researchers from Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center is looking at ways to disrupt that dynamic so that cancer treatments can be more effective. Their latest work, published today in Clinical Cancer Research, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research, suggests that a drug widely prescribed to control…

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US election: Donald Trump, Joe Biden take different lines on coronavirus as US breaks single-day record for cases – ABC News

US President Donald Trump is maintaining an optimistic tone on coronavirus despite another record number of cases, while Democratic rival Joe Biden has warned of…

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US President Donald Trump is maintaining an optimistic tone on coronavirus, despite another record number of cases on Friday (local time), while Democratic rival Joe Biden has warned of tough days ahead.
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  • The United States broke its single-day record for new coronavirus cases, with 91,248, according to the CDC
  • Donald Trump called on Wisconsin to “open up fast” despite a surge in cases
  • Joe Biden pledged to introduce safety measures but assured people he would not “shut down the country”

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