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July 28, 2021 13:18 UTC
Moderna and Pfizer, two companies that are developing COVID-19 vaccines here, are not immune to the problem. Moderna produces some of its COVID-19 vaccine at its manufacturing technology center in Norwood. The situation is similar for Pfizer, which manufactures the mRNA substance used in its COVID-19 vaccine in Andover. So when we talk about building manufacturing capabilities in Massachusetts and in general, it goes beyond your operators on the floor." The competition among companies for skilled workers also contributes to turnover, which drives up costs for advanced manufacturers.
July 28, 2021 11:15 UTC
Matt MurphyState House News ServiceBOSTON — Quentin Palfrey, the last Democratic nominee for lieutenant governor in Massachusetts, has left his job in the Biden administration to begin laying the groundwork for a campaign for attorney general in 2022, a person close to him confirmed. Palfrey, a Southborough native who more recently lived in Weston, ran in 2018 for lieutenant governor on a ticket with Democratic gubernatorial nominee Jay Gonzalez. Four years later, Palfrey is now eyeing the attorney general's office should Attorney General Maura Healey leave to run for governor next year, or not seek a third term for another reason. Palfrey would not run if Healey decided to run for reelection, the person close to Palfrey said. With many Democrats waiting to see what Healey will do, Palfrey is the first to publicly state his interest in the attorney general's seat.
July 28, 2021 10:30 UTC
In MetroWest and Greater Milford police departments, there are currently 60 female officers, according to a Daily News survey. Our female officers have always been involved in sexual assault investigations. There are many things that can be done, said Kym Craven, executive director of the National Association of Women Law Enforcement Executives. And, she said, having women as police officers can inspire other women and young girls to become police officers. She said it is doable, but law enforcement officials have to look at different ways to do things.
July 28, 2021 09:00 UTC
These trains can operate at top speed of 90 km per hour but will be allowed to operate at maximum speed of 80 km per hour. AdvertisementCHENNAI (Metro Rail News): Chennai Metro Rail Limited has recently floated tenders to procure 70 driverless train-sets of three coaches each for Phase-2 of Chennai Metro. As per sources, when the Metro starts operation in Phase-2, Unattended Train Operation (UTO) or driverless operation will be the predominant mode of train operation. Initially the plan is to have three coach trains and in future, it will be increased to six coach trains as the patronage for the metro train increases. A three coach train will have capacity to carry 980 commuters at a time while a six coach train could carry 1,970 commuters.
July 28, 2021 08:51 UTC
A: Early in pregnancy the fetus may do "somersaults," and sometimes be head down (cephalic presentation) and sometimes be buttocks/feet down (breech presentation). A vaginal breech delivery may be more challenging than a delivery where there is a cephalic presentation. Even if ECV is successful (about two-thirds of cases), a small percentage of time the fetus may spontaneously revert to a breech presentation. Several strategies are possible for a woman who has a breech presentation pregnancy. Friend's arm is paralyzed after a night of heavy drinkingIdentifying a breech presentation is a factor to consider to decide on the best birth plan.
July 28, 2021 08:26 UTC
Hyderabad Metro is India’s first public-private partnership (PPP) Metro Rail project. It is built and operated by L&T Metro Rail Hyderabad Ltd.(L&TMRH) which has now sought help of the State government to overcome the losses. According to sources, the other reasons for low ridership of Hyderabad Metro are poor last mile connectivity and higher Metro fares in comparison to other public transport like RTC buses. Before the Covid-19 pandemic, Hyderabad Metro daily ridership was around 4 lakhs and revenue of INR 40 Crores per month. As the pandemic struck, Metro services remain closed for 169 days.
July 28, 2021 08:15 UTC
CHIBA, Japan (Reuters) -Top-ranking South Korea will face Italy in the finals of the men’s sabre team event on Wednesday after beating Germany in their semi-final, hoping to maintain the throne they claimed in the 2012 London Olympics. Italy will face them across the piste for the fight to win the gold medal after triumphing over world number two ranked Hungary in the semifinals. Hungary has won 10 gold medals in the event so far and has Aron Szilagyi, who won a record third gold medal in the individual sabre competition on Saturday, in their team. “(The South Korean team) are four guys who are very, very strong, but we are not going to be afraid about this, we just have to show our fencing and trust in ourselves and push, push, push,” Italy’s Enrico Berre said after the match. The 2016 Rio Olympics did not hold the men’s sabre team event due to a rotation system where one team event from the men’s and women’s disciplines is not held.
July 28, 2021 04:30 UTC
NATICK — Superintendent of Schools Anna Nolin aced her annual job performance evaluation. Nolin received “exemplary” marks from the School Committee in every category but one for the evaluation, which covered the 2020-21 academic year. Text messages to Nolin and School Committee Chairwomen Julie McDonough requesting comment were not immediately returned Tuesday night. “The School Committee is extraordinarily pleased with Dr. Nolin’s performance as superintendent this school year,” the evaluation reads. More:New deal for Natick schools chiefNolin became permanent superintendent two-and-a-half years ago — in January 2019 — after the committee's unanimous vote to award her a three-year contract.
July 28, 2021 02:15 UTC
A D.C. man was fatally shot on Monday afternoon, prompting D.C. police to make an arrest in the case. Upon arriving at the location, police discovered 35-year-old John Edmonds, of Northwest D.C., suffering from gunshot wounds. DC Fire and EMS responded to the scene and transported Edmonds to a local hospital, where he ultimately succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead. Police later arrested 23-year-old Treavon Johnson, of Newport News, Virginia, and charged him with second-degree murder while armed. Investigating detectives have characterized the incident as a domestic in nature.
July 27, 2021 21:56 UTC
Robin Welch, a longtime elementary and middle school principal who has served in Brookline, Wayland, Milton and Framingham, has been named interim principal at Memorial Elementary School. In the 2019-20 school year, Welch was interim principal at Lilja Elementary School. He had retired in 2013 as principal of Framingham's Woodrow Wilson Elementary School after 14 years. She has also served as evaluation team leader, assistant director of student services, assistant principal at Wilson Elementary School and principal at Memorial Elementary School. He was most recently a teacher at the Wilson Middle School, as well as middle school language and literacy department head.
July 27, 2021 20:03 UTC
Two top LGBTQ advocacy organizations have launched a campaign to celebrate transgender athletes while raising money to combat the proliferation of anti-transgender sports bans being enacted in various states throughout the country. Each card features information about the personal stories of the trans athletes featured in the deck. In an interesting twist, the trading cards are made from copies of anti-transgender bills that were shredded and then recycled. “It’s really a conversation on allowing trans athletes into sports. “When you attach a human face to the concept of trans athletes, it becomes easier to empathize with our experience and our struggles and the cause.
July 27, 2021 19:07 UTC
PARIS (Reuters) -A consortium led by German automaker Volkswagen is in advanced talks to buy Europcar in a deal that would value the French car rental company’s equity at about 2.5 billion euros ($3 billion). Europcar confirmed on Tuesday it was discussing a potential offer at around 0.50 euros per share, after sources earlier told Reuters that Volkswagen had rekindled talks and was honing in on a deal. A tie-up could be announced as soon as Wednesday if talks about an agreement in principal are successful, two sources told Reuters. Volkswagen declined to comment, as did Anchorage, the lead fund that took control of Europcar last year along with other investment firms. Volkswagen sold the company to French financial investor Eurazeo in 2006 for 3.3 billion euros, including debt.
July 27, 2021 13:00 UTC
FRAMINGHAM — A local company that was created to give a boost to women who have been incarcerated has unveiled a new product that is designed to assist police departments. “We want to create a bike that serves the community.”Randolph founded 1854 Cycling in 2016. The pandemic slowed the business, and 1854 Cycling looked for new space in Framingham. Beyond that, a drone will be connected to the bikes — one drone per six electric bikes — Randolph said. The electric bike system will be marketed as a six-bicycle package, which includes all software and hardware on the bike, as well as the drone.
July 27, 2021 11:37 UTC
9 is the site of a proposed recreational marijuana business. Neighborhood support, and what one board member said is an improved management team, were the likely factors allowing reLeaf to potentially score the second — and last available — recreational marijuana license in Natick. For starters, it expects to open a recreational marijuana business next week in Mansfield. Cypress Tree Management scores first licenseNatick's first recreational marijuana license went to Cypress Tree Management. More:Natick's first recreational marijuana shop cleared to open, but faces another hurdleFor that to happen, mall owner Joshua Katzen needs approval from the Planning Board to open a self-storage business at the mall.
July 27, 2021 11:03 UTC