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Everything we know about the pangolin — the scaly mammal that may have spread the coronavirus to humans Business Insider Global CO2 emissions static for first time in 10 years FT Vanguard is an anomaly in the investment world. Can it stay that way? The Week (UserFriendly). Lawyers For Elizabeth Holmes Try To Have Theranos Case Thrown Out, Saying Indictment Too Diluted Gizmodo Brexit Exclusive: Treasury to unveil equivalence vision for City in white paper City AM Brexit: Orwellian inversions EU Referendum Sinn Fein Pushes for Power as Irish Parties Limber For Talks Bloomberg What is driving Sinn Féin’s electoral surge in Ireland? FT Merkel’s job and Germany’s future up for grabs again Politico After Germany’s far-right scandal, Left party surges as Merkel’s CDU sinks Deutsche Welle

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Everything we know about the pangolin — the scaly mammal that may have spread the coronavirus to humans Business Insider

Global CO2 emissions static for first time in 10 years FT

Vanguard is an anomaly in the investment world. Can it stay that way? The Week (UserFriendly).

Lawyers For Elizabeth Holmes Try To Have Theranos Case Thrown Out, Saying Indictment Too Diluted Gizmodo

Brexit

Exclusive: Treasury to unveil equivalence vision for City in white paper City AM

Brexit: Orwellian inversions EU Referendum

Sinn Fein Pushes for Power as Irish Parties Limber For Talks Bloomberg

What is driving Sinn Féin’s electoral surge in Ireland? FT

Merkel’s job and Germany’s future up for grabs again Politico

After Germany’s far-right scandal, Left party surges as Merkel’s CDU sinks Deutsche Welle

#2019-nCoV

Disinfectant theatre?

I have never seen a study saying that any corona virus can be removed from a surface by spraying it.

Therapeutic options for the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Nature. So the globalists can deindustrialize America, industrialize China, create an enormous supply chain to deliver cheap consumer goods to America, but have never prioritized developing treatments for the diseases that inevitably result from the system they built. What’s wrong with this picture?

Emerging novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) – Current scenario, evolutionary perspective based on genome analysis and recent developments Veterinary Quarterly

2019-nCoV transmission through the ocular surface must not be ignored The Lancet

Cruise Ship Rejected by Four Nations Runs Out of Options Bloomberg. Good premise for a horror movie.

China

China turns up state hero-making machine in bid to shift narrative around coronavirus outbreak Globe and Mail

Coronavirus: Heads roll in Hubei as Beijing axes health officials South China Morning Post

More Wuhan Doctors Say They Faced Official Backlash Over Virus Warnings Caixin

Barren streets but bustling stock markets in virus-stricken China Channel News Asia

BREAKING NEWS: China Releases Twelve Opinions on How Companies Resuming Normal Operations Should Treat Their Employees China Law Blog

Oil Traders Could Lose Big On Coronavirus Panic OilPrice.com (KW).

Coronavirus to decimate server supply chain, analysts claim: Sales to fall 10% as factories stay shut The Register

India

Cow dung, cow urine and yagya to combat coronavirus says Hindutva group chief The Week. Read all the way to the end.

Outcry over reports of mass assault at New Delhi women’s college CNN

US Sanctions Venezuelan State Airline, Threatens Russian Oil Giant Venezuelanalysis

Chile’s copper output down in 2019 on declining grades Mining.com

Chile drought enters critical phase Al Jazeera

Syraqistan

Syrians scramble for refuge in last opposition frontier AP

Trump Transition

President Trump releases 2021 budget proposal, calls for cuts to social safety net programs ABC

White House budget doubles down on reorgs and benefit cuts Federal Times

Donald Trump’s Erratic Foreign Policy Is a Failure The National Interest (Re Silc).

Bigger than Vindman: Trump scrubs 70 Obama holdovers from NSC Washington Examiner

U.S. Justice Department files new lawsuits in renewed push to pressure ‘sanctuary cities’ Reuters

2020

Good thing Bloomberg skipped South Carolina:

Makes Buttigieg look weak!

Mike Bloomberg doesn’t want Silicon Valley’s money. He does want its employees. Recode

Pete Buttigieg’s Policy Director Has Been Traveling the Country for Months to Meet With “Investors” in His Campaign The Intercept. Retail politics.

Big Brother Is Watching You Watch

U.S. charges four Chinese military hackers in 2017 Equifax breach Reuters

Personal Data of All 6.5 Million Israeli Voters Is Exposed NYT. Thanks, Bibi!

Software error exposes the ID numbers for 1.26 million Danish citizens ZDNet

How Big Companies Spy on Your Emails Vice

Police State Watch

Why Are Cops Around the World Using This Outlandish Mind-Reading Tool? ProPublica

Boeing 737 MAX

Pontifications: A few rays of sunshine emerge in MAX crisis Leeham News and Analysis

Boeing Refuses to Cooperate With New Inquiry Into Deadly Crash NYT. This 737 crash in the Netherlands, in 2009.

Audit Initiated of FAA’s Pilot Training Requirements Office of Inspector General, U.S. Department of Transportation

Imperial Collapse Watch

World War III’s Newest Battlefield Consortium News

L’Affaire Joffrey Epstein

Former Ohio State wrestlers call for investigation into university’s ties to Jeffrey Epstein NBC

Zeitgeist Watch

Name a cockroach after your ex and watch an animal eat it on Valentine’s Day CNN

Class Warfare

How America’s 1% came to dominate equity ownership FT

“You wouldn’t think you’d go to jail over medical bills”: County in rural Kansas is jailing people over unpaid medical debt CBS (UserFriendly).

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