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The true story behind ‘worrying’ pictures from Sydney beaches – Yahoo News Australia

There were concerns about social distancing when crowds descended on Sydney beaches this weekend.

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As people flocked to Sydneys eastern beaches to soak up the sun on Sunday, council was satisfied the crowd adhered to coronavirus social distancing rules despite published photos suggesting otherwise.
The warm weather lured Sydneysiders to the beach over the weekend, and while some shots taken from the ground may have caused some alarm, aerial images show people were maintaining social distancing.
Nine News compared shots from the ground and aerial shots of Bondi and Bronte beaches to illustra…

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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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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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