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INNOVATION – NJOHSP and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Receive Over $1.7 Million to Accelerate Public Safety Communications Technologies

HAMILTON, NJ – The Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has awarded the New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness (NJOHSP) $1,701,657 for research and development aimed at advancing broadband communications technologies for first responders. NJOHSP’s effort is a collaboration with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT)…
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Historic Occurrences – Media Innovation Website Facebook facebook . com Launches 2004

Philadelphia, PA: Facebook innovator Mark Zuckerberg orders Philly cheesesteaks at Pat's King of Steaks September 2017. Boston, MA: The Facebook website was launched on February 4, 2004, by Mark Zuckerberg, along with fellow Harvard College students and roommates, Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum, Dustin Moskovitz, and Chris Hughes. The founders had initially limited the website's membership to Harvard…
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The Boston Police have placed temporary “No Stopping” restrictions on certain streets for Sunday Feb 4

Beacon Street Both sides, from Chestnut Hill Avenue to Ayr Road Brighton Avenue Both sides, from Commonwealth Avenue to Allston Street Cleveland Circle Cassidy Playground Area – Both sides of metered area Sutherland Road Area – Both sides of metered area Harvard Avenue Both sides, from Commonwealth Avenue to Cambridge…
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Customs and Border Patrol National Targeting Center Roundtable

Responsible Immigration Reform Will Secure Our Borders. For decades, open borders have allowed drugs and gangs to pour into our most vulnerable communities. They’ve allowed millions of low-wage workers to compete for jobs and wages against the poorest Americans. President Donald J. Trump BORDER SECURITY SOLUTIONS: President Trump has put…
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FLU – Deaths attributed to pneumonia and influenza (P&I) is above the system-specific epidemic threshold in the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) Mortality Surveillance System.

Atlanta, GA: Based on National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) mortality surveillance data available on January 25, 2018, of the deaths occurring during the week ending January 6, 2018 (week 1) were due to P&I. This percentage is above the epidemic threshold of for week 1. Background: Weekly mortality surveillance data…
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