Middle East crisis: Israel says it will reduce fighting in southern Gaza

The announcement came seemingly out of the blue on Sunday, when it was first publicized across the Israeli army’s English- and Arabic-language channels: The army would “pause” daytime fighting along a key corridor for humanitarian aid in southern Gaza until further notice. Amid some immediate confusion about the scope of the pause, a clarification quickly…

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The setback deals a severe blow to Neuralink’s first brain implant patient, but he remains optimistic

All work is strictly regulated by the FDA, which evaluates the risks and benefits of the procedures and is expected to first consider the use of these devices in people with severe disabilities or degenerative diseases. (The agency did not comment specifically on Neuralink, but said it requires routine reporting of expected and unanticipated events…

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