Boston suburbs gas pipeline accident biggest since 2010: safety bureau

  1. Boston suburbs gas pipeline accident biggest since 2010: safety bureau  Reuters
  2. Massachusetts Residents Told to Stay Away From Homes After Gas Explosions and Fires  New York Times
  3. Thousands Fled Homes After Apparent Gas Explosions, Fires In Massachusetts  NPR
  4. ‘It looked like Armageddon’: Gas explosions trigger deadly chaos in Massachusetts  Washington Post
  5. ‘It looked like Armageddon’: Return back to homes may take time after gas explosions in 3 Massachusetts towns  CNN
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Effective TB, HIV, malaria vaccines missing from pipeline

Many of the vaccines critically needed to fight the world’s most prevalent infectious diseases are not likely to be developed. A financial modeling study of 538 candidate products for 35 neglected diseases estimated the costs and likelihood that each would progress to a product launch. Using a new tool known as Portfolio-to-Impact (P2I), the researchers found only 128 of those candidates would make it through the drug development pipeline.
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Malaysia's Mahathir cancels China-backed rail, pipeline projects

Malaysia's Mahathir cancels China-backed rail, pipeline projectsKUALA LUMPUR/BEIJING (Reuters) – Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said on Tuesday that the Chinese-funded $20 billion East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project and a natural gas pipeline project in Sabah will be canceled for now, according to media reports. Mahathir made the comments while addressing the media in Beijing during his five-day trip to China. The Prime Minister’s office confirmed the comments Mahathir made to reporters in Beijing.


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