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Colleges Reopenings In-Person Likely Added 3,000 U.S. COVID-19 Cases Per Day: Study | Top News

(Reuters) – Reopening college and university campuses for in-person instruction during late summer this year could be associated with more than 3,000 additional cases of COVID-19 per day in the United States in recent weeks, according to a new study.

The findings call into question the practicality of face-to-face classes during the COVID-19 pandemic, and are important as colleges and universities plan their spring 2020 semesters, said researchers from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Indiana University, the University of Washington and Davidson College.

The findings are yet to be peer reviewed and have not yet been published online.

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HP Labor Day sale: save up to $230 on a brand new 2020 HP Spectre x360 today

The HP Spectre x360, one of our favorite ultrabooks ever, just so happens to be disconnected this week in the HP Labor Day sale – great news if you’re looking to pick up one of the best ultrabooks around for work or college.

There are a couple of different options to choose between, depending on how much you have to spend. Right now, for example, you can buy an impressively-specced mid-range 13-inch HP Spectre x360 for just $1,069.99 (was $1,299.99) at HP. That’s a full $200 cheaper than you’d normally expect for this brand new, premium laptop – and

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Labor Day weekend parties threaten fall 2020

Partying students would be dismissed without tuition refunds. Northeastern University had made that clear Friday, kicking out 11 first-year students who broke COVID-19 rules to gather in a Boston hotel room.

Yet by that night, a few dozen students from Northeastern and Boston University found their way to the Charles River, their legs lit by the Esplanade lights, their faces by reflections of skyscrapers off the water. Bottles of Tito’s vodka, Gatorade, Coca-Cola and soda water were laid out on a park bench, a convenient bar for students seeking a way to party. 

Any doubts that students would find a

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