New DNA technology approved to identify 9/11 remains, report shows

NEW YORK – Cutting-edge DNA technology will be used to analyze the remains of more than 1,100 victims of the Sept. 11 attack on the World Trade Center that have yet to be identified.

Newsday reported in late August that the New York City medical examiner’s office has been approved to use the forensic method known as Next Generation Sequencing, which is already being used by the Department of Defense to identify remains from World War II and the Korean and Vietnam wars.

Thousands of human remains from Sept. 11 have yet to be identified because they’re too damaged and

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Why Facebook Shelved an Earlier Report on Popular Posts

When Facebook this week released its first quarterly report about the most viewed posts in the United States, Guy Rosen, its vice president of integrity, said the social network had undertaken “a long journey” to be “by far the most transparent platform on the internet.” The list showed that the posts with the most reach tended to be innocuous content like recipes and cute animals.

Facebook had prepared a similar report for the first three months of the year, but executives never shared it with the public because of concerns that it would look bad for the company, according to

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E-Commerce Market Report 2021-26: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends and Forecast

SHERIDAN, WYOMING, UNITED STATES, August 20, 2021 / — According to IMARC Group’s latest report, titled “E-Commerce Market: Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026,” the global e-commerce market exhibited strong growth during 2015-2020. Looking forward, expected to grow at a CAGR of around 16% during 2021-2026.

We are regularly tracking the direct effect of COVID-19 on the market, along with the indirect influence of associated industries. These observations will be integrated into the report.

E-commerce is a business model that assists in buying and selling goods and services and transferring funds over the

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US stocks trending higher as almost 50 S&P members to report 2nd quarter earnings

U.S. equity futures are pointing to gains ahead of almost 50 members of the S&P 500 set reporting second quarter earnings, including several energy and health care names.

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Consumer-related companies like Clorox, Under Armour and Ralph Lauren will also post results, along with travel-related plays such as Marriott Intl., Caesars Entertainment, Hyatt Hotels, Host Hotels, Avis and Lyft. 

Wall Street’s benchmark S&P 500 index closed lower, weighed down by declines for tech, energy, industrial and communications stocks.


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