STAT – CRISPR-Cas9 can cause significantly greater genetic havoc than experts thought, perhaps enough to threaten the health of patients who would one day receive CRISPR-based therapy.
Science – This fall, the National Science Foundation will give the public a chance to win glory—and some money—in a contest dubbed The NSF 2026 Idea Machine.
Reuters – The plan would have boosted the renewable fuel blending obligation for the refining industry to 11.76 percent from 10.88 percent to offset volumes lost under the small refinery hardship waiver program.
Optics.org – The bipartisan legislation will create a comprehensive national policy to encourage quantum research and technology and help establish a workforce capable of transforming that work into real-world applications.
TechCrunch – Daimler has been granted a license to test self-driving vehicles on public roads in Beijing, making it the first international automaker to receive such permission.
The Roanoke Times – After coming to a brief halt, construction of the Mountain Valley Pipeline is resuming piecemeal along its approximately 100-mile route through the New River and Roanoke valleys.
The Hill – HHS said that they are using the "faster" and more accurate method in order to comply with a court order to reunite children aged 4 and under with families by July 10, and children aged 5 to 17 by July 26.
The Blade – A broad coalition of 75 industry, government, and military dignitaries has come out in support of President Trump’s plan to bail out the nation’s nuclear plants, agreeing that more premature closures pose a national security threat.
Reuters – The Trump administration named a top White House lawyer as the new head of the US Drug Enforcement Administration after the agency’s prior acting administrator announced his retirement last month.
The New York Times – The State Department has evacuated at least 11 Americans from China after abnormal sounds or sensations were reported by government employees at the United States Consulate in the southern city of Guangzhou.