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Anthony Crolla says there should be prison sentence for ‘walking pharmacy’ Jarrell Miller after new positive drugs test

Anthony Crolla says there should be prison sentence for ‘walking pharmacy’ Jarrell Miller after new positive drugs test

Sports
Anthony Crolla has told talkSPORT that he believes prison sentences should be handed out to boxing’s drug cheats like Jarrell Miller. The unbeaten heavyweight was previously due to face Anthony Joshua last June, but failed multiple drugs tests and so his place was taken by Andy Ruiz. Getty Miller previously tested positive for GW1516, HGH and EPO, but claimed he has never knowingly taken a banned substance On Saturday evening it emerged he has tested positive for one of the same substances again while preparing for his comeback. Former WBA lightweight champion Crolla reacted on the Sports Bar Weekender and said: “It’s laughable, and it’s not laughable. “Because performance-enhancing drugs in a sport like boxing are dangerous. “I believe they should c
Test and trace failing to reach 30% who have COVID-19

Test and trace failing to reach 30% who have COVID-19

Technology
The NHS test and trace service is still failing to reach 30% of people who test positive for COVID-19, with key measures falling from last week, new government figures show.Statistics for the third week of England's contact-tracing service show that 6,923 people who tested positive for coronavirus were referred to the service. Of these, 70.3% were reached and asked to provide details of their recent contacts. ...
How coronavirus put these financial advisors’ practices to the test

How coronavirus put these financial advisors’ practices to the test

Finance
Just as many U.S. businesses were thrown off their guard by the coronavirus pandemic, so were financial advisory practices.Close to 1.8 million Americans have contracted Covid-19, and more than 100,000 people have perished from the disease, according to data from Johns Hopkins University.Lockdowns to minimize spread of the disease have also battered the economy, with more than 40 million people filing for unemployment benefits in the last 10 weeks.Financial advisors – many of whom are small business owners – found themselves trying to keep their businesses running smoothly, while supporting their clients and their employees.Here's how three practices managed during these unprecedented times."Hope is not a plan."Chris Pollard, CFP, principal of Great Path Planning in Monroe, New York.Courte
Hundreds test positive for COVID-19 in German slaughterhouse

Hundreds test positive for COVID-19 in German slaughterhouse

World
Hundreds of workers have tested positive for COVID-19 at a slaughterhouse in northern Germany, prompting to the closure of local schools and an urgent investigation.Toennies, one of Germany's biggest meat processors, said it had stopped slaughtering on Wednesday and was shutting the abattoir in stages. More than 1,000 workers were tested and a total of 657 people tested positive for coronavirus, DW News reported. ...
COVID-19 test can detect virus in saliva, blood, urine in 45 minutes

COVID-19 test can detect virus in saliva, blood, urine in 45 minutes

Health
June 12 (UPI) -- A new test is capable of confirming COVID-19 using urine, blood, saliva or mouth-swab samples in 30 to 45 minutes, according to a study published Friday by the journal PLOS ONE. The new platform relies on reverse transcription loop-mediated isothermal amplification, or RT-LAMP, technology, which has been used in the diagnosis of infectious diseases for years, the authors said. Advertisement It's also relatively inexpensive -- both in terms of price and costs associated with use -- they said. "We need more testing options if we are going to be able to stage a successful public health response to coronavirus," study co-author Laura Lamb, a research scientist at Beaumont Hospital in Michigan, told UPI. "This is a rapid test that does not require expensive machinery to run a...