Why a Massachusetts Primary Is the Latest Test of a New Progressive Strategy

This article is part of the The DC Brief, TIME’s politics newsletter. Sign up here to get stories like this sent to your inbox every weekday. Ever since Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren dropped out of the Democratic presidential primary, the progressive movement has been in a state of flux. It had money and momentum, but no presidential candidate. So in the months since Joe Biden cinched the nomination, progressives have pivoted to down-ballot elections, using their energy and cash …

Google is investing $100 million in telehealth provider Amwell, which will use Google Cloud

Thomas Kurian, CEO of Alphabet’s Google Cloud, speaks at the Google Cloud Next conference in San Francisco on April 9, 2019. Michael Short | Bloomberg | Getty Images Google‘s cloud division is investing $100 million in Amwell, formerly known as American Well, a company that builds technology for virtual doctors’ visits. The company has filed to go public, and Google’s investment will be a concurrent private placement at the IPO price. As part of the partnership, Amwell will move parts of …

Shenzhen start-up board to challenge Shanghai for tech listings, adding fuel to ‘technology war’ with U.S.

People watch a light show performed on buildings around Shenzhen Citizen Center to celebrate China’s Army Day on August 1, 2020.   As companies prepare to list on the start-up board ChiNext under a new U.S.-style IPO system on Monday, China’s Shenzhen will officially challenge Shanghai for tech listings, while adding fuel to a “technology war” with the United States. Eighteen companies will begin trading on the Nasdaq-style start-up board on Monday in a first round of listings. This comes …

AP Explains: India’s Kashmir move foretold China standoff

SRINAGAR, India — Indian and Chinese officials are holding talks Thursday to try to resolve a months-long standoff along their disputed frontier, where the two countries have deployed tens of thousands of soldiers. More than a dozen rounds of talks so far have failed to break the impasse.   Experts say India’s actions in Kashmir a year ago exacerbated existing tensions with China, culminating in the deadliest clash between the Asian giants in more than four decades. The ongoing standoff …

In just 15 years, the Arctic Ocean may be ice-free in summer, study says

Just 15 years from now, the Arctic Ocean may be functionally ice-free for part of the year, a new study has found. Research published Monday in the journal Nature Climate Change projects that due to vanishing sea ice, the Arctic may start seeing an ice-free period each year as early as 2035.   “This should be of huge concern to Arctic communities and climate scientists,” the study says. It’s one of the most aggressive timelines for this threshold to be …

Protester dies in Belarus amid clashes with police over contested election

A protester died amid clashes between police and thousands of people gathered for a second straight night Monday in Belarus after official results from weekend elections — dismissed by the opposition as a sham — gave an overwhelming victory to authoritarian President Alexander Lukashenko. Interior Ministry spokesman Alexander Lastovsky said the victim was part of a crowd of people protesting results of Sunday’s presidential vote. The protester intended to throw an explosive device, but it blew up in his hand …

Hair Growing At Wrong Places- Do You Have Hirsutism?

Hirsutism: ladies with male pattern hair Lots of women develop hair on the chin, on the upper lip and on the abdomen. The problem that is known as hirsutism is major in some females and mentally impacts them. Hirsutism: causes In some races this is common condition and not taken seriously. While in the majority of the races overgrowth of hair in a woman at unwanted places is certainly an issue. This problem happens because of androgens. Sometimes a lady …

Eliminate Unwanted Hair Your Own Method

Undesirable hair on the face or on the body affects a big variety of women. Some women are most likely to develop hair development where they don’t want it normally during the start of their the age of puberty duration. Undesirable hairs are typically particular characteristics that are inherited, through households or races. I. Ways To Get Rid Of Hair: 1. Shaving This is done either through electric razors or a non reusable razor held by hand, that can provide …

Female Infertility– A reason to fret

Female infertility is a growing issue which needs to be rooted out from the society. It means the disability to develop or produce offspring. The main cause for infertility is poor reproductive system that impairs the ability of the body to perform necessary functions of reproduction. It impacts nearly 5.3 million individuals in the United States mainly of the individuals of reproductive age. Hypo fertile couples that face trouble to conceive and their fertility is not the ideal and have …

Hollywood Anorexia

Anorexia is most likely more typical in today’s ‘media’ focused age more than it ever has actually been previously. Anorexia Nervosa is a really complicated consuming disorder/disease that includes both psychological and sociological components which lead to the voluntary hunger and workout stress by an individual. Anorexia Nervosa: “A psychophysiological disorder usually occurring in young women that is identified by an abnormal worry of ending up being obese, a distorted self-image, a consistent objection to eat, and serious weight reduction. …