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Sweden Approves Animal Anaesthetic for Coronavirus Cases
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Sweden Approves Animal Anaesthetic for Coronavirus Cases

The Swedish Medicines Agency has approved the use of anaesthetics usually used for animals for severe Wuhan coronavirus patients, as supplies of traditional drugs run low. According to the agency, the demand for the anaesthetic drug Propofol has surged in the Swedish capital of Stockholm and is being rationed. If supplies run out, doctors will…

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FCC approves $4.9B in funding for rural broadband improvements
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FCC approves $4.9B in funding for rural broadband improvements

The FCC has just approved nearly five billion dollars in subsidies for rural broadband operators to be paid out over the next ten years. Recipients of this windfall will have to “maintain, improve, and expand” their broadband infrastructure, especially in underserved areas. Carriers in 39 states, American Samoa, and many tribal lands will receive varying…

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