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Tuesday July 21st, 2020 morning edition

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'They’re going to get over it': Missouri Gov. insists kids must go back to school even though 'they will' get COVID-19.

WASHINGTON – Missouri Governor Mike Parson, a Republican, downplayed the risk for children who may contract the coronavirus from classrooms during school reopenings, insisting “they’re going to get over it.”.

“These kids have got to get back to school,” Parson said in an interview Friday with radio host Marc Cox on KFTK.

And if they do get COVID-19, which they will — and they will when they go to school — they’re not going to the hospitals.

They’re going to go home and they’re going to get over it.”.

His comments come during a nationwide debate over school reopenings as the pandemic continues to rage across the United States.

We're not going to give them money if they're not going to school, if they don't open.". »

Christopher Nolan’s ‘Tenet’ Delays August Release

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It’s unclear when it will now welcome audiences, but the studio expects to announce a new release date “imminently.”.

“We will share a new 2020 release date imminently for ‘Tenet,’ Christopher Nolan’s wholly original and mind-blowing feature,” said Warner Bros. chairman Toby Emmerich in a statement.

In what would be a surprise move, Warner Bros. may release “Tenet” overseas before it opens in the United States. »

Coronavirus: Oxford vaccine triggers immune response

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A coronavirus vaccine developed by the University of Oxford appears safe and triggers an immune response.

This means the vaccine resembles the coronavirus and the immune system can learn how to attack it.

Antibodies are small proteins made by the immune system that stick onto the surface of viruses. »

Safety and immunogenicity of the ChAdOx1 nCoV-19 vaccine against SARS-CoV-2: a preliminary report of a phase 1/2, single-blind, randomised controlled trial

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Full details of the eligibility criteria are described in the trial protocol provided in the appendix (pp 80–82).

Randomisation lists, using block randomisation stratified by study group and study site, were generated by the study statistician (MV).

Participants were randomly assigned (1:1) to receive either the ChAdOx1 nCoV-19 vaccine or the MenACWY vaccine. »

Dr. Anthony Fauci to throw first pitch for Nationals on Opening Day

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Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, will throw the first pitch for the Washington Nationals on opening day, the team announced Monday.

The season begins Thursday night with the Nationals hosting the New York Yankees.

READ MORE: Washington Nationals to play 2020 home games at Nationals Park. »