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As the country heads into Labor Day weekend, public health officials Now Chinese investment in western economies is back on track to break a further record this year: during the first six weeks this year Chinese groups have announced $70bn in potential deals, although the number is highly provisional and not all such acquisitions will be completed., and to not make the same mistakes they did over the Memorial Day and Fourth of July.

On Friday, the head of the World Health Organization said infect+ion→传染;感化 even as Russia and China have started using their experimental vaccines.

Throughout Saturday, on this page, we’ll be posting updates on the outbreak and its effects on the Seattle area, the Pacific Northwest and the world. Updates from Friday can be found here, and all our COVID-19 coverage can be found here.

The state Department of Health has changed how it reports testing totals, and testing data for the past few weeks is incomplete. Also: As of Aug. 28, the DOH is no longer publishing COVID-19 death counts on weekends. Instead, the number of weekend deaths will be added to death tallies reported on Mondays and Tuesdays.
The state Department of Health has changed how it reports testing totals, and testing data for the past few weeks is incomplete. Also: As of Aug. 28, the DOH is no longer publishing COVID-19 death counts on weekends. Instead, the number of weekend deaths will be added to death tallies reported on Mondays and Tuesdays.
(Jennifer Luxton / The Seattle Times)
  • Scott Brooks gets leeway as he learns his roster, and injuries continue to play too big a role. But I just can't fathom why this team is so much worse than the playoff team from a couple years back. The other piece is that it's unlikely the Wizards can conceivably be bad enough to get a top-five pick.
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Voting in person Nov. 3? Expect drive-thrus, sports arenas

In this Aug. 11, 2020, file photo, a voter casts a ballot at a drive-thru voting station in the Barre Civic Center in Vermont’s statewide primary in Barre, Vt. Voting will look a little different this November. States are considering drive-thrus, outdoor polling places and curbside voting as they examine creative ways to safely offer same-day polling places during a pandemic. (AP Photo/Lisa Rathke, File)
In this Aug. 11, 2020, file photo, a voter casts a ballot at a drive-thru voting station in the Barre Civic Center in Vermont’s statewide primary in Barre, Vt. Voting will look a little different this November. States are considering drive-thrus, outdoor polling places and curbside voting as they examine creative ways to safely offer same-day polling places during a pandemic. (AP Photo/Lisa Rathke, File)

愿你一切称心如意,快乐无比。
In this Sept. 18, 1990, file photo, Steve Jobs, president and CEO of NeXT Computer Inc., shows off his company's new NeXTstation after an introduction to the public in San Francisco
The awards, announced during a ceremony in Amsterdam on March 14, are based on millions of international passenger surveys.
待售房产:一栋带有三间卧室和三间半浴室的河滨当代住宅

But he sees his time in the classroom as invaluable, crediting it with having given him a resilience that he now draws on in the latest phase of his career.
[m?uld]
5. Google Webmaster Tools.
There’s a (not so) quiet revolution going on under the hoods of today’s cars, trucks and crossovers if the latest list of best engines compiled by the experts at WardsAuto is any indication. Turbocharged, supercharged and diesel engines – and even one electric motor – dominate the 20th annual 10 Best Engines awards, which, according to Wards, “recognize outstanding powertrain achievement, world-class technologies and those rare engines or electric propulsion systems that are so compelling they help sell the vehicle.”

At this point, travelers might be wondering if there will ever be an airport that can surpass much-lauded Changi.
The Thai capital has bounced to the top of an annual list of the world's most popular travel destinations after spending several years in the wilderness (of second place).
D'Aloisio himself strives to maintain a bubble of normalcy. He dates the same girl he did before the whirlwind hit. And though he's stopped attending school-he's too busy to sit in class while overseeing Summly's development-he still gets his work from his teachers and meets with them regularly. He cherishes the fact that his circle of friends knows little of his life as a budding industrialist. When I met him, he was about to head to Greece for a weeklong vacation with a pack of high school pals.
包括AT&T、IBM、西门子和施乐等在内的27家公司今年未能继续上榜。
布雷克·格里芬

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—Sophia Eppolito, The Associated Press
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U.S. airlines have banned 700-plus passengers for not wearing masks

A message to wear a face mask flashes across a television monitor as travelers retrieve their bags off the carousel at Denver International Airport. (David Zalubowski / Associated Press, file)
A message to wear a face mask flashes across a television monitor as travelers retrieve their bags off the carousel at Denver International Airport. (David Zalubowski / Associated Press, file)

And while there is still a long way to go before airplanes designed and made in China compete on the world stage with the likes of the Boeing 737 or Airbus A320, the momentum is there, and the country’s aerospace industry is entering a new phase of development and maturity.
在导演阿方索?卡隆(Alfonso Cuaron)和同事们(其中包括知名电影摄影师艾曼努尔?卢贝兹基(Emmanuel Lubezki)、制片设计师安迪?尼克尔森(Andy Nicholson)和编剧霍纳斯?卡隆(Jonas Cuaron))的共同努力下,《地心引力》丰富了电影的拍摄手法。《美国电影摄影师》(American Cinematographer)杂志上个月的封面故事刊载了关于《地心引力》制作过程的文章,对电影技术感兴趣的读者可以一探究竟。读者们可以在网上阅读该杂志。不过任何看过《地心引力》的观众都已经领会到了该片的情感内涵,这部电影把观众们带进入了一个寂静危险的外太空和一个深度愉悦的内心世界。

Fluctuations of the markets led to a tightening of IPO approval to maintain stability, according to Frank Lyn, PwC China's mainland and Hong Kong Markets Leaders.
His mother says he is a scapegoat. 'This company is in the process of attempting to sue a 14-year-old child,' she wrote in the letter which has been shared online.
6. Ipoh, Malaysia-Around 200 kilometers north of Kuala Lumpur, the former British colonial city is now a foodie destination, where local street food and boutique cafes around.
艾伦是一名优秀的喜剧演员并凭借自2003年起主持由她自己名字命名的脱口秀节目而被观众喜爱熟知。

美国太空探索技术公司在航天器充分回收方面取得重大进展
“LBS has broadened my profession horizons and opened international career opportunities,” said one graduate. He added: “In the three years after graduation I have worked in the US, Canada and Hong Kong, while rotating in different businesses from corporate banking to debt capitalmarkets”.
Thank you to Aicha Nezzar for sharing this gem on the Facebook Group- Global English Forum.

[leis]
他说:“国内需求增长太慢,而新增出口订单的增幅又放缓至5个月内的低点……我们依然预计(中国政府)会推出进一步货币和财政宽松举措,以抵消经济增长的下行风险。”
这是乔布斯从2000年6月到2008年9月的照片合集,显示了他健康状况的巨大变化。

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— Hugo Martin, Los Angeles Times

Students return to Whitworth campus, hoping to avoid COVID-19 in close living quarters

谅解是赢家永远不会拿走一切。

An employee in the public relations department at Tencent Holdings, operator of a live-broadcast app through which a man received online payments of more than 250,000 yuan ($36,400) from a 13-year-old girl for his singing talent, said the girl might have faked her age when registering.
An escalating war on drugs in the Philippines has led to almost 1,800 deaths under new president Rodrigo Duterte, the country’s police chief has said.
Through an ETF buying programme that has been criticised by some as the “de facto nationalisation” of the Japanese stock market, the central bank indirectly holds a 10 per cent stake in some 22 large Japanese companies and about 3 per cent of the whole Japanese stock market.

单词episode 联想记忆:
Artificial pancreas, however, knock insulin into your body automatically. The device looks much like a regular insulin pump, which slips you insulin continuously through your skin, but this one monitors your blood sugar at all times and adjusts itself accordingly. So even when the wearer sleeps, there's no danger of falling into shock if their sugar drops too low.

得益于均衡发展,广州和深圳在该榜单上分列前两位。而杭州则因其技术优势而排名第三。武汉则由于在发展和成本间的良好平衡排名第四,随后的南京则是由于文化和生活水平排名第五。
[.rek?'mend]
The fruit is placed into the mold when it's young and undeveloped.
Add your scores for 10 to 14 to find out how you score on the Social Inhibition scale.

Read the story here.

—Chad Sokol, The Spokesman-Review

State DOH confirms 501 new COVID-19 cases in Washington

Justin Bieber rounded out the top five, honoured for his work with Pencils of Promise and his Believe Charity Drive.
时间:2010-09-19 编辑:beck
可穿戴设备通常分为三大类:像健身追踪器这样的复杂设备;像智能手表这样的智能配件(由于它们可以运行第三方应用);还有像谷歌眼镜这样完全自主、可以直接联网的智能可穿戴设备。

2. Mila Kunis
charming

n. 基础,根据,建立
Will emerging market GDP growth pass 5 per cent

—Megan Burbank
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Coronavirus crisis shatters India's economic and geopolitical dreams

有趣的是,“真诚的问候”(unfeigned regards)又重回我们的视野——人们现在可以在印度服务中心的邮件上见到这一18世纪末的流行语。而更胜一筹的是这个签名,一个周五我收到了一则消息,末尾处写到:“周末好”(weekend well)。我差点将最佳名词使动用法奖也颁给它,不料最后一刻却杀出一匹黑马,一位顾问无意中说了句:“我们能把那件事冷毛巾一下吗?”(Can we cold towel that?)
几年前,有人发明了一辆会飞的自行车,叫做"Paravelo"。称一辆自行车会飞,并不是开玩笑,而是这辆自行车真的会飞(车头有一个巨大的降落伞)。它在陆地和空中的时速分别为25千米(15英里)和40千米(25英里),可飞至1200米(4000英尺)高空。最棒的地方是什么呢?那就是你不需要有飞行驾照。Paravelo号称世界上第一辆会飞的自行车,但我们必须指出它并不是第一辆会飞的自行车。
[pi'tr?uli?m]

Well, that’s it, kids: we’re heading home. Chinese shares are down 7 per cent, and thanks to the newly-instituted market circuit breakers, that means the market shuts.
自从1995年游戏第一次面世以来,续集和新版本在之后也接踵而来。但是,对于许多仙剑迷来说,《仙剑1》激动人心又充满悲伤的故事情节是其他任何版本也代替不了的。
n. 贡献,捐款(赠)
A fallen tree blocks a street in Washington, DC, on Tuesday.
Andersl?v, Sweden was plagued by residents with green hair. Johan Pettersson discovered that there was too much copper in their water.
Fluctuations of the markets led to a tightening of IPO approval to maintain stability, according to Frank Lyn, PwC China's mainland and Hong Kong Markets Leaders.
The data was released by the National Bureau of Statistics on its website, saying the growth rate rebounded for the first time after a four-year straight drop.

伦敦时装周将不会在今年的T台上展出任何使用动物皮草的服装或配饰,使其成为第一个无动物皮草的主要时装周。
The Atlanta-based group expects sales, adjusted for acquisitions, divestitures and currency fluctuations, to rise 3 per cent, compared with its earlier forecast of between 4 per cent and 5 per cent.

During last year's LFW, there were 250 anti-fur protesters, The Guardian reported, and a show in February saw an activist storm the stage at a Mary Katrantzou show.

“The First Amendment’s Free Speech protections apply only to violations by public entities, and since Harvard is a private university the First Amendment does not apply,” she said.
但是,这些进展也指向美国和欧盟在利用此类案件上的巨大差异,欧盟目前正在讨论是否要赋予中国世界贸易组织(WTO)框架下的“市场经济”地位——这一让步会使对中国提起反倾销案变难。
The world's first flying bicycle flew on November 9, 1961, when Derek Pigott of the University of Southampton flew in a bicycle with an airplane-like body. It was called the Southampton University Man Powered Aircraft (sumpac). Derek furiously pedaled the air-bike to get it off the ground. It then flew 1.8 meters (about 6 ft) above the ground over a distance of 64 meters (210 ft). While the flight was short and slow, it still does not change the fact that it was the first bicycle to fly and at the same time, the first human-powered flight.
喜剧类最佳女配角:凯特?麦金侬(Kate McKinnon),《周六夜现场》(Saturday Night Live)
proper拥有+ty→财产;所有物;特性
Baoneng is believed to have borrowed heavily to fund its share purchases in Vanke and is now the developer’s largest single shareholder with a 25 per cent stake.

The new Spider-Man reboot is the best yet, and it's mostly because the movie is funny. Like, Breakfast Club meets Ferris Bueller's Day Off meets Freaks and Geeks funny.
捷克模特皮德拉·尼姆科娃选择了一件白色连衣裙,这件裙子的特色就是深V领口以及长及大腿的裙摆开叉。这位极有魅力的金发女郎极力突出自己轻盈的美腿,确保自己走上红毯的时候可以吸引所有人的目光。
[pr?'d?ktiv]
当时,身为首席执行官的库克也承受着压力,因为苹果除了从iPhone攫取利润之外,缺乏清晰的产品开发方向。维权投资者嗅到了血腥,开始围攻这家公司,打头的是大卫?艾因霍恩(David Einhorn),接着是卡尔?伊坎(Carl Icahn),他们游说改变苹果的经营和财务管理方式。伊坎施压要求苹果筹集巨额债务,向股东返还1500亿美元,并敦促苹果发布包括电视机在内的更多产品。
●"Florida man dies in meth-lab explosion after lighting farts on fire"
The Atlanta-based group expects sales, adjusted for acquisitions, divestitures and currency fluctuations, to rise 3 per cent, compared with its earlier forecast of between 4 per cent and 5 per cent.

剧中,罗根的爪子不再迅疾,自愈能力渐失,但他坚持照顾人生导师X教授(X教授的演技让你忍不住为他鼓掌!),看着影片里X教授忍受癫痫的痛苦实在是令人不忍。毫无疑问,该片赚足了粉丝的泪水。如果杰克曼和斯图尔特是认真的,这部片子是他们为对方献上的终篇,这番告别可谓是一曲千古绝唱。
['?:b?n]
A historically jittery commodity, crude oil has seen calm prices for three years, and one big factor has been helping smooth the wrinkles: U.S. shale oil.
这样生意繁忙时,调酒师就能腾出手来多做几杯酒。

Read the story here.

—The New York Times

Overfed and underexercised, some dogs are putting on pandemic pounds

野村证券驻首尔策略师Michael Na表示:“这可能只是个开始。要惩罚韩国企业,他们有如此多的选项。”
相比之下,二线城市通报拥堵状况加剧,其平均拥堵涨幅达3.7%,其中重庆、长春、嘉兴、沈阳的拥堵涨幅最高,超过7%。
Helsinki-based developer Remedy Entertainment has blurred the line between Hollywood and games with previous incarnations Max Payne and Alan Wake. Now the studio is combining next-generation visuals with the tension and drama of scripted television. Set in the university town of Riverport, Quantum Break puts players in control of Jack Joyce and Beth Wilder, a pair of ordinary people who are given the extraordinary power to manipulate time after an accident that creates a time rift. Time will randomly break down during the game, which causes disasters in the environment that pause, stutter, rewind and freeze. Fans of Max Payne’s bullet time will see new strategies emerge with gunfights involving time-amplified combat as the player fights against the Monarch Corporation. In addition to the virtual storyline, the game features custom live action storytelling that’s personalized based on the decisions one makes.

amendment
《海底总动员2》将于2016年6月17日上映。

MasterCard says its index reflects the interconnectedness of major global cities and tracks the ways in which business and leisure jet-setters spend their money.
Alice Schwarzer, who has battled for women’s rights for years, is stunned that “an old-school sexist” like Donald J. Trump could win the United States presidency.

与此同时,中国首富王健林等人士对中国国有企业在欧洲投资的事情表示担忧,声称它们缺乏国际管理标准。
詹妮弗·劳伦斯也凭借她在《奋斗的乔伊》中的表演喜获最佳女主角奖项。

张国立将主持2014年春晚
She's the perfect choice for this role, having hosted the Oscars last year, and previously hosted the Grammy Awards and the Primetime Emmys.

“万一有个通过Airbnb投宿的客人放火了怎么办?”纽约市律师协会(New York City Bar Association)合作公寓和共管公寓法律委员会(Cooperative and Condominium Law Committee)的会长菲利丝·H·韦斯伯格(Phyllis H. Weisberg)问,“谁来赔偿损失?”
该车票系统由中国铁道科学研究院电子计算技术研究所研发。该研究所副所长朱建生称:“如果所有这些车票排列起来,可以绕地球7圈。”
The global trend of peace, development and cooperation and globalization are indivisible.
理查三世是金雀花王朝的最后一位国君,都铎王朝的继任者将其塑造成了不惜一切代价追求权力的无恶不作的暴君,还称他谋杀了他的两个侄子-也就是“塔中王子”-来保住王位。
out出去.过时+rage怒气→怒气外露→粗暴,暴行

穆迪分析(Moody's Analytics)在报告发布之前表示:“由于大宗商品价格不断下跌,生产者价格仍将处于下行趋势。”
“Policymakers around the world are cognisant of the impact the Fed decision will have and are worried, which makes us worried,” said Simon Lue-Fong, head of global emerging debt at Pictet Asset Management. “People are saying the decision is priced in but seeing as no one knows exactly what will happen how can that possibly be true.”
EMPIRE (Fox, Wednesday) The filmmaker Lee Daniels (“Precious,” “Lee Daniels’ The Butler”) is behind this new hip-hop soap opera starring Terrence Howard as a rap mogul with a terminal disease.

0=不是
Along with having her artwork featured on Google's homepage, Zhang wins a $30,000 college scholarship. In addition, her school will receive a $50,000 Google for Education technology grant, and the company is donating $20,000 in her name to a charity dedicated to bringing clean water to schools in Bangladesh.
以下就是关于这些交易——或者那些本应发生的交易——的盘点,我们来看看今年交易截止日的赢家和输家分别是谁。
连平说道:“在2017年的低基准上,今年CPI可能会以一个更快的速度上涨,但在需求稳定、货币环境紧张的背景下,不会出现明显的通胀压力。”
Some would argue that Carly Simon's theme to The Spy Who Loved Me is the best James Bond theme song ever. They may have a point, but maybe what's really going on is that this is just "the best song from a James Bond movie." It's a fun tune, catchy as hell, romantic and beautifully sung. But nothing about this seems to specifically evoke James Bond, his adventures, his history or even his films. "Nobody Does It Better" is still a winner by any estimation; there's just happens to be a reason why it didn't crack our top five.

Read the story here.

—The Washington Post

COVID-19 child care crisis is pushing mothers out of the workforce

3.Good problem solver
夏季期间,中国股市泡沫破裂,数万亿美元的市值因而蒸发。尽管政府作了大量努力遏制股市暴跌,上海证券综合指数仍由7月12日的峰值一路下滑,到8月26日时下跌了43%。
vt. 创立,开始,制

Analysts believe the launch will help Apple to overcome its growth problem of the last two years. In markets such as America and Europe, where smartphone ownership is close to saturation and many customers are holding on to their existing handsets for longer, the best way to drive faster revenue growth is by charging more for each device, rather than simply relying on unit growth.
但是,海外机构投资者表示,随着中国经济增长放慢,香港房地产市场已经过热,正在进入调整阶段。
It adds up to a pointed reminder that Her Royal Swiftness can reclaim her place at pop's cutting edge whenever she feels like it.

中国现代经销商要求赔偿1.35亿美元
Whedon had always loved the seemingly separate ideas of sci-fi and westerns, and through The Killer Angels, he saw a way to combine them. "I wanted to play with that classic notion of the frontier," he said. "Not the people who made history, but the people history stepped on—the people for whom every act is the creation of civilization." And Whedon decided to set the frontier on a spaceship: a ship named Serenity.
wheat
By 2020, annual box office sales are expected to reach 100 billion yuan, according to industry estimates.
That calm can sometimes be taken for a lack of the urgency that is vital in the fast-moving tech industry. Many were disappointed that Apple Watch was not made available to buy this year. But analysts say Apple’s approach of waiting until it has perfected a product usually leads to stronger long-term performance. Samsung, whose smartphone sales have suffered this year, is on its sixth-generation smartwatch, but has still not found a real hit.
Not only does its small cohort of about 50 allow the school to select highly experienced participants, it also creates a strong bond between them.

据信,宝能借入了大笔资金来购买万科的股票。现在,它已是万科最大的股东,持股比例为25%。
对投资者而言,今年对行业的准确判断还只是个小问题,因为除了美股,今年全球的投资好选择不多。
2.富国银行
['steitm?nt]

6.Head-Mounted Computer Displays
4. We can’t go into detail on this matter.
3. Deepika Padukone

In one example, Christie’s was offering the mid-18th-century canvas “Rebecca and Eliezer at the Well” by the Venetian artist Francesco Fontebasso at a low estimate of 120,000. The pleasant piece of rococo decoration had been bought at auction in 1990 for $286,000, according to Artnet. At the Dec. 8 sale it fell to a single telephone bid of 115,000, about $170,000, before fees. Investors do not expect to incur a loss of about 40 percent a quarter century after buying a Warhol or a Basquiat. Reselling an old master can be even harder when that painting has been languishing in a dealer’s gallery.

3.《绝望主妇》灵感来源于安德烈·耶茨案
Condos and co-ops have been laying down the law, writing warning memos and fining wayward residents. For renters, breaking the rules could jeopardize a lease. Condos are tightening security, asking doormen to scrutinize visitors and requiring residents to sign authorization forms for guests. The practice has also raised insurance concerns.
你倾向于隐藏自己的感情吗?

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—The Associated Press
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市场进入调整期 铝合金门窗企业如何规划布局?

adj. 暂时的,临时的
So many are tuning out. Denial. Truth is, bubbles are everywhere. Ready to blow. The evidence is accelerating, with only one obvious conclusion: Max 98% risk at a flashpoint. This 2014 crash is virtually guaranteed. There's but a narrow 2% chance of dodging this bullet.
adj. 社团的,法人的,共同的,全体的
巴蒂说道:“纵观亚洲高校前三百名榜单,我们可以看到,现如今,动态、多样化且颇具竞争力的高等教育园区正在亚洲地区逐渐形成,中国则是这个发展过程中极其重要的一部分。”

They're open to anyone who cannot access a COVID-19 test through their regular healthcare provider. The locations have limited hours; contact a location directly for hours or to make an appointment. They're all listed here.

目前,微博上最红的10位网红共有4000万名粉丝。Papi酱是目前最火的网红之一,她已经签署了一份合同,视频广告费用达到了惊人的340万美元。
“她和我实在长得太像了,”卡尔森说,“每次我看这部电影都觉得很诡异,好像自己在看自己一样,让人感到有点毛骨悚然。”

There's also a free testing-by-mail option offered by the Greater Seattle Coronavirus Assessment Network, with enrollment here.

—Daniel Beekman

How to navigate COVID-19 risks during Labor Day weekend

Beijing Capital International Airport performed slightly better, with its punctuality rate reaching 60.7%.
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As Labor Day weekend begins, Public Health - Seattle & King County officials addressed concerns about COVID-19 by sharing graphics that show various activities placed along a risk spectrum.

Public Health – Seattle & King County shared “risk spectrum” graphics for Labor Day weekend.
Public Health – Seattle & King County shared “risk spectrum” graphics for Labor Day weekend.

We will improve mechanisms that give incentives and allow for and address mistakes so as to support those who are dedicated to their work and stand behind those who live up to their responsibilities. Every one of us in government must take an active approach to our work and have the courage to tackle the toughest problems, we must work closely with the people, using concrete action to make progress in development, and using genuine hard work to realize a bright future.
当然,这些新势力也可能引发反弹,使得指挥-控制的老派领导方式卷土重来。令人郁闷的是,主宰世界舞台的政治人物大多是老派的,而他们面临的领导力挑战——从英国退欧到朝鲜问题——尤为复杂。
“An employee stormed out in the middle of a meeting, without explanation.”

同样的,中国官方最初已批准了凯蒂·派瑞去上海参加维密秀的签证申请,但很快又取消了她的签证。据称,这是因为这位歌手2015年在台湾举办演唱会的时候曾举着一面台湾旗帜并穿着一件印着向日葵的连衣裙。
China’s tourism administration issued a notice on Friday confirming reports that Chinese travellers had been denied entry to South Korea’s Jeju island in recent months for holding incomplete travel documentation. It reminded citizens to “select travel destinations with caution”.

Public Health – Seattle & King County shared “risk spectrum” graphics for Labor Day weekend.
Public Health – Seattle & King County shared “risk spectrum” graphics for Labor Day weekend.

迷你剧集/电影类最佳女演员:萨拉?保罗森(Sarah Paulson),《美国罪案故事:公诉辛普森》(The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story)
In reality, bitcoin displayed major momentum in the last year as both a technology and a movement, and looks poised to convert more skeptics in the year to come. The metrics in a range of areas prove it: the number of bitcoin-related startups and jobs has boomed; the number of accepting institutions has bloomed; and activity among developers is greater than ever.

Microsoft Corp., Toyota Motor Corp., IBM Corp., Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., Amazon.com Inc., Mercedes-Benz and General Electric Co. were also on the Top 10 list, according to Interbrand's 2016 Best Global Brands report.
The singer/songwriter Dua Lipa has been steadily releasing a string of singles since 2015, beginning with the flirty "Be the One" and finally hitting the jackpot with "Hotter Than Hell" – both collected here on her debut album.
The dip to the lowest level in five months came as some companies surveyed for the gauge noted that stricter environmental policies – intended to curb the toxic haze that descends upon much of China each winter – had restricted expansion.
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In the season of joy I present my sincere wishes and kind thoughts. May the kind of New Year outshine all the rest.
上周发布的一份报告表明,还有很多人在使用password(密码)一词登录账户。

—Daniel Beekman

Colleges are using 'COVID dorms,' quarantines to keep virus at bay

Instead it ticked upward slightly to 8.3 per cent.
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There were more than 8m Chinese tourist arrivals in the country last year — up 36 per cent year-on-year, said Mr Wang. The numbers had continued to increase even after Seoul announced the deployment of Thaad, he added.
2010年标准普尔500指数年终收盘报:1300点。

Shanghai Pudong International Airport reported the lowest punctuality rate last year. Only 52.4% of flights took off on time, with delays averaging 48 minutes.
这两部纪录片都使用标准工具——资料影像、人物采访,悉心选择的音乐资料——在目前的紧张局势中书写历史。在“黑人的命也是命”(Black Lives Matter)的时代,关于黑豹党和爵士歌手兼行动分子妮娜·西蒙妮的影片确实意义重大。尼尔逊和贾巴斯精彩地讲述了他们的故事。
Although she has already reached astonishing levels of success for her age, Maddie only gives herself a nine out of ten in terms of her career achievements.
该剧讲述了6位男女和他们飘忽不定的爱情,还有他们在咖啡店中享用超大杯咖啡的时光。而谁想到这竟成为情景剧中最具深入人心的场景之一?
直播平台的观众可以给主播送需要花钱买的虚拟礼物。礼物的价格从0.1元到1000元不等。直播平台从中抽取一定比例的提成。
Helsinki-based developer Remedy Entertainment has blurred the line between Hollywood and games with previous incarnations Max Payne and Alan Wake. Now the studio is combining next-generation visuals with the tension and drama of scripted television. Set in the university town of Riverport, Quantum Break puts players in control of Jack Joyce and Beth Wilder, a pair of ordinary people who are given the extraordinary power to manipulate time after an accident that creates a time rift. Time will randomly break down during the game, which causes disasters in the environment that pause, stutter, rewind and freeze. Fans of Max Payne’s bullet time will see new strategies emerge with gunfights involving time-amplified combat as the player fights against the Monarch Corporation. In addition to the virtual storyline, the game features custom live action storytelling that’s personalized based on the decisions one makes.
The implosion of a giant subprime mortgage lender in 2007?The collapse of Lehman Brothers in 2008?

Will Emmanuel Macron secure a commitment from German chancellor Angela Merkel on a eurozone budget
“我们的初衷并不是要‘弃暗投明’—— 像他们在选举时说的那样。我们只是对大批新出现的动力引擎感到惊艳不已,” 《沃兹汽车世界》杂志(WardsAuto World)总编德鲁·温特(Drew Winter)表示,“昨天非常优秀的东西到了明天可能就不会再吸引人们的注意,因为发动机技术的改变是如此迅猛。”
中国上海——上海这座大都市是中国人口最多的城市,在那里,有着深厚历史底蕴的城市核心区与当代全球金融枢纽融为一体。
n. 名人,名誉,社会名流
The country has rolled out measures to promote new-energy vehicles, including tax exemptions, subsidies for car purchases and a requirement for government departments to buy more new-energy cars.
But when you think of fields where there just aren't enough skilled candidates to go around, one that probably doesn't come to mind is supply chain management: The complicated, behind-the-scenes work of getting goods from one place to another, on time and on budget.
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《大城小妞》(Broad City),Comedy Central,1月14日播出。伊拉纳·格雷泽(Ilana Glazer)与艾比·雅克布逊(Abbi Jacobson)带着第二季回归了,它讽刺了纽约那些大材小用而又自恋的人们生活中的故作姿态、妥协与纯粹粗俗。

Ten years ago, Steele was a successful investment advisor speaking at ITU World, a United Nations conference on technology for government. That same week, California experienced its first-ever gubernatorial election recall. Steele couldn't believe these kinds of hiccups were happening during such important races (the infamous Florida presidential election recall was only three years prior), so she decided to solve the problem herself. To date,169 countries, including Bosnia-Herzegovina, used Everyone Counts' electronic voting platform, as did the Academy Awards committee.
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—The Associated Press
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Summer without fairs leaves farm kids heartbroken

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About 80% U.S. state and county fairs have been 地板厚度与环保性 by eliminating carnival rides, concerts and tractor pulls, according to the International Association of Fairs and Expositions. Some are only allowing youth livestock competitions and auctions or opening for “fair food drive-thrus.”

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韩国文化部一位名叫黄记泳(Wang Ki-young,音译)的主管周五表示,中国当局已要求北京的旅行社从3月中旬起停止韩国游项目。黄记泳表示,此举或扩展至其他省份。
A candidate's age is no gauge of their effectiveness, Sonneborn tells PEOPLE, saying that despite Donald Trump being the oldest person elected to the U.S. Presidency, “He tweets like a kindergartener.”
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The most famous tourist attractions in Belize include the Great Blue Hole, a giant submarine sinkhole and the Mayan ruins.
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"Overall this ranking of Asia's best 300 universities proves what a dynamic, diverse and competitive higher education region the continent is becoming -- and China is a key part of that development," said Baty.
8.Please aid the Olympic authorities and organisers by demonstrating at all times that you are not a terrorist. Do not perspire, take off your shoes, smile in a weird way while texting someone, or point and shout: "Hey! Look at all those missiles on that roof over there!" In fact, if you're not using your hands for anything, it's probably best if you keep them in the air where everybody can see them.
The committee *bestowed the award upon Yoshinori Ohsumi of the Tokyo Institute of Technology, for his research on *autophagy, which is a self-eating process seen in cells.

Read the full story here.

—The Associated Press

Catch up on the past 24 hours

Welcome back: Chanie Stamford woke her daughters Mkinnley, 6, and Saniyah, 11, at 6 a.m. on Friday and told them to shower, eat breakfast and get dressed.  Bright and early, they were up for an extraordinary first day of school: online, and at home. Seattle Public Schools (SPS), the state’s largest school district, kicked off its “soft start” to school Friday. There are no immediate plans to resume learning in-person.

Glitches galore: SPS students spent a few hours Friday getting to know their teachers and classmates over Microsoft Teams, but many families reported difficulty getting on the platform. Some said they were booted out of class calls or couldn’t access certain features such as the chat window or view camera feeds.

Money moves: Small and medium-sized Washington cities and counties that didn’t get coronavirus relief money directly from the federal government were given nearly $190 million this week from the state’s share of the funding. Details here.

We're No. 5: Thanks to the coronavirus pandemic, more people have been taking daily walks or finding creative ways to work out at home. According to a study by Quote Wizard, outdoorsy Washington ranks fifth nationally on a list of states with the highest percentage of physically active people. The study used Centers for Disease Control and Prevention data.

Biden tested: Joe Biden said Friday that he’d been tested at least once for the virus that causes COVID-19 and promised he will be tested regularly during his general election campaign against President Donald Trump. The Democratic nominee also blasted Trump for downplaying the coronavirus and thus ensuring that it will continue to kill Americans and ravage the economy.

Labor Day spike? Americans headed into the Labor Day weekend amid warnings from public health officials not to make the same mistakes they did over Memorial Day and July Fourth. Some officials fear that backyard parties, crowded bars and other gatherings will cause the coronavirus to come surging back.

Death toll: The global death toll from the coronavirus pandemic could triple by year’s end, with an additional 1.9 million deaths, while a fall wave of infections could drive fatalities in the United States to 410,000, according to a new forecast from the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington.

WHO promise: The head of the World Health Organization said the agency will not recommend any coronavirus vaccine before it is proved safe and effective, even as Russia and China have started using their experimental vaccines and other countries have proposed streamlining authorization procedures.

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