Biden has already named several persons for the top-ranking positions in the projected administration, including the White House chief of staff and secretary of state, to be possibly occupied by Ron Klain and Antony Blinken, respectively.
Projected president-elect Joe Biden is set to nominate former Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen as his treasury secretary, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday, citing sources familiar with the decision.
At the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, New York City, New York, became a bustling hotspot for the deadly respiratory disease, as the Big Apple’s death toll numbered in the tens of thousands. Unable to keep up with the spikes, medical officials eventually resorted to the use of refrigerated trucks that were converted into makeshift morgues.
Currently, people with a positive COVID-19 test result in the UK are required to stay home for 10 days, while their "close contacts" must stay home for two weeks. Repeated self-isolation is not excluded.
While the legalization of medical marijuana received widespread voter support in South Dakota’s November 3 election, voters were nearly split on a more potentially unconstitutional referendum that included hemp-related legislation, the regulation of recreational weed and weed taxation.
CRISPR-Cas9, or Clustered Regularly Interspaced Palindromic Repeats, is a technique that involves identifying the location of mutations in genes and then using Cas9, a gene-editing enzyme, to cut and remove unwanted portions of DNA along a gene sequence.
Amid a new armed conflict and subsequent refugee crisis in East Africa, a new batch of locust swarms has arisen, even further threatening the food security of millions of people.
In recent months, there have been several instances of police brutality against Black Americans, including the killing of 46-year-old George Floyd in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and the shooting of 29-year-old Jacob Blake in Kenosha, Wisconsin.