Coronavirus Risks and Safety Concerns

Cardinals' Kliff Kingsbury won't coach Sunday after positive coronavirus test

41 minutes ago   |   The Washington Post   |   3 articles


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CDC updates holiday guidance, urges vaccines and masking

43 minutes ago   |   ABC

Masks and outdoor gatherings will still be the best way to make holiday gatherings safe this year, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday in new guidance.
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Chicago's mayor & police union duel in court over Covid-19 vaccine mandate as gun violence continues to careen out of control

Chicago's mayor & police union duel in court over Covid-19 vaccine mandate as gun violence continues to careen out of control

1 hour ago   |   RT

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot's battle with the city's police union over her Covid-19 vaccine mandate has escalated, with both sides suing each other in a dispute that may...
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Will supply chain delays impact holiday shopping? Port of LA director says start buying now

1 hour ago   |   ABC

Prices are jumping in large part because container ships are stranded at ports and because unloaded goods are waiting for trucks, leading to mass shortages and delays.
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Rush hour is coming back, but slower traffic hasn't meant fewer crashes. Here's why

1 hour ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Safety advocates say pandemic behaviors could be to blame for the number of injuries and deaths on roadways.
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Bay Area health officials announce COVID guidelines for safe, fun Halloween night

2 hours ago   |   ABC

Some of the guidelines include wearing a mask indoors regardless of vaccination status and if you can gather outside.
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F.D.A. Panel Unanimously Recommends Johnson & Johnson Booster Shots

2 hours ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

But many panel members said J. & J. recipients might also benefit from the option of a Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna booster, an action that an F.D.A. official said was possible.
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Biden open to shortening length of programs in spending bill

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   3 articles

President Biden on Friday said he would prefer to slash the length of the new and expanded programs in his $3.5 trillion social safety net and climate change legislation...
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Unvaccinated adults are 11 times more likely to die from COVID-19 than those vaccinated, CDC data shows

Unvaccinated adults are 11 times more likely to die from COVID-19 than those vaccinated, CDC data shows

2 hours ago   |   WESH

New CDC data shows the risk of dying from COVID-19 is 11 times higher for unvaccinated adults than for fully vaccinated adults.
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COVID-19 was cause of death for 2 of every 3 NC law enforcement officers in last 2 years

COVID-19 was cause of death for 2 of every 3 NC law enforcement officers in last 2 years

2 hours ago   |   WRAL   |   2 articles

Nationwide, the coronavirus has claimed the lives of 473 law enforcement first responders since the beginning of last year. That's more than five times as many who died from...
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Jeff Van Gundy: Leon Rose's lack of meddling has helped Knicks thrive

Jeff Van Gundy: Leon Rose's lack of meddling has helped Knicks thrive

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WNBA Finals Game 3: Chicago Sky vs. Phoenix Mercury

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Bucks sign general manager Jon Horst to contract extension

"I am blessed and excited to continue with the Bucks," Horst said Friday. Read more ...

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Thomas Kahlbaugh Charged In Scuffle Over Mask Mandate At School Board Meeting

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Sutter Roseville Medical Center to become first teaching hospital in Placer...

Sutter Roseville Medical Center to become first teaching hospital in Placer County

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Back-to-back armed robberies reported on Marquette campus, police add patrols

Back-to-back armed robberies reported on Marquette campus, police add patrols

Armed robbers took everything from students' iPhones or purses, to their cars Read more ...

Philadelphia police will no longer pull people over for minor traffic stops...

A police officer looks over a car in Philadelphia, Monday, Dec. 15, 2014, that was being driven by a man who police shot and killed during an early morning traffic stop. AP... Read more ...

Editor & Publisher honors R-J's Julie Herron with Operations All-Star award

Julie Herron, prepress manager for the Review-Journal, said it's the first time she's received an award of this magnitude, adding that it's nice to be acknowledged for her work. Read more ...

Shoojit Sircar, Vicky Kaushal Dissect The Defining Scene In ‘Sardar Udham'

As their latest film, 'Sardar Udham' lands online on Amazon Prime Video, Indian filmmaker Shoojit Sircar and actor Vicky Kaushal share their insights on an important scene in... Read more ...