Who Has a Recipe? An Alleged Plagiarism Asks Cookbook Authors.

If the instructions were written with enough literary beauty, they could be creative enough to be copyrighted, he said. Ms Hawkins said that when the country’s copyright law was first codified in 1790, cooking was seen as a woman’s domestic responsibility rather than a professional activity. Written recipes are a relatively new invention; Many cultures …

India’s Toxic Air Pollution Asks Supreme Court to Take Action

NEW DELHI — A thick veil of toxic fog has descended on New Delhi, India’s capital, burning eyes and lungs, forcing schools to close and sparking calls for action from residents. India’s leaders responded with what has become an annual tradition: pointing fingers at each other. The central government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi …

Pfizer Asks FDA to Authorize Covid Pill for Unvaccinated People

Pfizer applied to the Food and Drug Administration for permission. The company said on Tuesday it’s antiviral pill to treat unvaccinated people who are at high risk of becoming seriously ill with Covid-19. The drug, which will be sold under the brand name Paxlovid, will be available within weeks if allowed. It is intended to …

A Doctor Asks Two Weird Questions Uncovering a Mysterious Disease

Drilling for Inflammation James Katz was a senior research physician at the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Md. a hospital gown. Katz considered the possibilities as she waited. When she first heard that she had joint pains that improved with prednisone, the specialist …

Pfizer Asks FDA to Extend Booster Eligibility to All Adults

WASHINGTON — Pfizer and BioNTech on Tuesday asked federal regulators to allow coronavirus booster shots for those 18 and older, a move that will likely ensure every adult in America is eligible for an extra injection. The Food and Drug Administration is expected to honor the request, perhaps before Thanksgiving and long before Christmas travel …

US Asks Court Not to Block Employers’ Vaccination Duty

WASHINGTON — The Biden administration on Monday argued that the federal government has all the power to require major employers to require their workers to be vaccinated against the Covid-19 virus, or to require those who refuse vaccinations to wear masks and be shipped weekly. testing. Inside 28-page filing Before the United States Court of …

Elizabeth Warren asks Fed to issue March 2020 ethical warning

Massachusetts Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren on Thursday asked Federal Reserve chair Jerome H. Powell to publish an email that the central bank’s ethics office sent in March 2020. . existing e-mail, first reported It was posted by The New York Times earlier on Thursday, as the Fed, on March 23 from the ethics office of …

Father of Murdered Reporter Asks Regulators to Investigate Facebook

In a complaint filed Tuesday, the father of a murdered journalist urged federal regulators to get Facebook to change its content policies and accused it of failing to remove images of his daughter’s murder from its platforms. Journalist Alison Parker’s father, Andy Parker, said at a press conference: News Conference On Tuesday, he said the …

Facebook Whistleblower Fallout Asks For A Pressure To Calm Employees

Managers also circulated a list of talking points, a copy of which was obtained by The Times, so workers knew what to say when their friends and family asked them about “recent events.” That list included Facebook’s putting profit and growth above people’s safety, and the company’s refusal to seek regulations from the government. Mr. …

Pfizer Asks FDA to Authorize Covid-19 Vaccine for Children of 5

WASHINGTON — Pfizer and BioNTech said Thursday morning they are asking federal regulators to allow emergency use of coronavirus vaccines for children ages 5 to 11, a move that could help protect more than 28 million people in the United States. The companies said they have submitted data supporting the change to the Food and …

Biden Asks Workers for Vaccines, Saying ‘Our Patience Is Wearing’

Just over half, 53 percent, of Americans are fully vaccinated. The number of people seeking a vaccine increased significantly in August as Delta put the country’s average daily caseload above 150,000 for the first time since late January, crushing hospitals in hard-hit areas and killing nearly 1,500 people a day. But the vaccination rate has …