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These are 9 hot startups that will influence the future of travel and logistics after COVID-19, according to Europe’s Target Global

Premium Scooter companies like Bird are now clear to start running trials in British cities. Bird This story is available exclusively to Business Insider subscribers. Become an Insider and start reading now. The pandemic has disrupted how people travel, accelerating trends such as e-bikes and scooters while forcing innovation in cars and delivery. Venture capital…

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10 things in tech you need to know today

New Amazon documents obtained by Reveal suggest Amazon warehouses are not as safe as the company says. Ina Fassbender/AFP via Getty Images Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Wednesday. Sign up here to get this email in your inbox every morning. Nearly two years since Google Health came together,…

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People of Praise reportedly suffered a data breach ahead of member Amy Coney Barrett’s SCOTUS nomination

People of Praise, a small multi-denominational religious group, suffered a data breach last week, Catholic News Agency reported Tuesday. A spokesperson for the group told Catholic News Agency that members’ contact information was accessed and that it had notified law enforcement. People of Praise was thrust back into the spotlight after Trump nominated Amy Coney…

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Florida reported a spike in COVID-19 cases just days after allowing restaurants and small businesses to fully reopen

Florida’s health department recorded 3,266 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday, a massive jump from 738 new daily cases it recorded on Monday. Florida’s cases had been declining, but Tuesday marked the highest single-day total since September 19, bringing the state’s total count to 704,568. Gov. Ron DeSantis lifted all restrictions on restaurants and small businesses…

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New york Xi Says China Will Continue Efforts to Assimilate Muslims in Xinjiang – The Wall Street Journal

HONG KONG—Chinese leader Xi Jinping declared success in his approach to governing the region of Xinjiang, signaling no letup in the Communist Party’s forceful campaign to assimilate millions of ethnic Muslims on the country’s northwestern frontier. “Practice has proven that the party’s strategy for governing Xinjiang in the new era is completely correct,” and it…

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Stimulus talks resume as dealmakers push for another round of checks. Here’s everything you need to know about the rescue package

House Democrats are taking another shot at passing a coronavirus stimulus bill just five weeks before Election Day. The latest bill is a scaled-down version of the HEROES Act that House Democrats passed in May.  It includes another round of $1,200 checks, a boost to unemployment payments, and $225 billion for schools and colleges.  Democrats…

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Dr. Birx reportedly played a central role in pressuring CDC to advise for school reopening despite surges in coronavirus cases this summer

Documents obtained by The New York Times show officials in President Donald Trump’s administration pressured the Centers for Disease Control to relax guidelines for school reopenings earlier this summer.  Dr. Deborah Birx, a physician on the White House Coronavirus Task Force directly took a role in asking the CDC to include documents that undermined the…