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Anthony Fauci says coronavirus vaccine immunity is likely to be ‘finite'

2 hours ago   |   Fortune

Any vaccine developed to ward off the novel coronavirus would likely be limited in how long it would shield against infection, top U.S. infectious disease expert Anthony Fauci...
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Florida schools ordered to reopen next month amid coronavirus spike

Florida schools ordered to reopen next month amid coronavirus spike

2 hours ago   |   New York Post

Florida Education Commissioner Richard Corcoran signed an emergency order on Monday requiring all schools in the state to open their doors to students in August. School...
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Scientists ask WHO to recognize COVID-19 can transmit through air

2 hours ago   |   ABC

More than 200 scientists around the world are putting pressure on the World Health Organization to recognize that COVID-19 can be airborne.
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Expert claims Americans will wear masks for ‘several years' due to coronavirus

Expert claims Americans will wear masks for ‘several years' due to coronavirus

3 hours ago   |   New York Post

Health experts won't ask Americans to take off their masks any time soon. That's the take of Eric Toner, a senior scholar at the Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security. He...
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Busy pop-up COVID-19 testing site shutters early due to nasty storms

Busy pop-up COVID-19 testing site shutters early due to nasty storms

4 hours ago   |   WLWT

Health officials say more sites will open this week.
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Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro Tested for COVID-19 After Exhibiting Symptoms

4 hours ago   |   Time   |   4 articles

Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro has undergone another test for Covid-19 after showing symptoms of the virus. Bolsonaro said an exam showed his lungs are “clean” and that he...
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NY count: 6,300 virus patients were sent to nursing homes

4 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

ALBANY, N.Y. - New York hospitals released more than 6,300 recovering coronavirus patients into nursing homes during the height of the pandemic under a controversial...
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Atlanta mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms contracts COVID-19

4 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

ATLANTA - Atlanta mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced Monday that she had tested positive for COVID-19. The 50-year-old Democrat is among the women named as a potential...
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Wake commissioners declare Juneteenth county holiday, declare racism a public health crisis

Wake commissioners declare Juneteenth county holiday, declare racism a public health crisis

4 hours ago   |   WRAL

Juneteeth could become an official Wake County holiday on Monday, when the Wake County Board of Commissioners is expected to support a resolution to adopt the holiday...
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Anthony Fauci says current US coronavirus climate is ‘serious situation'

Anthony Fauci says current US coronavirus climate is ‘serious situation'

5 hours ago   |   New York Post   |   2 articles

U.S. health official Anthony Fauci said on Monday that the current state of the COVID-19 outbreak in the United States “is really not good” and a “serious situation that we...
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Atlanta mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms says she's contracted COVID-19

Atlanta mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms says she's contracted COVID-19

"COVID-19 has literally hit home. I have had NO symptoms and have tested positive," she tweeted on Monday. Read more ...

NHL, players' union announce plan to resume play on Aug. 1

NHL, players' union announce plan to resume play on Aug. 1

The National Hockey League and NHL Players' Association announced a tentative agreement Monday to return to play this season and extend their collective bargaining agreement by... Read more ...

Report: Chiefs agree to 10-year extension with star quarterback Patrick Mahomes

Report: Chiefs agree to 10-year extension with star quarterback Patrick Mahomes

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Driver killed after fiery crash split car in two

Driver killed after fiery crash split car in two

A man was killed in a fiery crash that split his car into two pieces. Read more ...

President Trump falsely accuses Bubba Wallace of 'hoax,' slams NASCAR over...

President Trump falsely accuses Bubba Wallace of 'hoax,' slams NASCAR over flag decision

President Donald Trump blasted NASCAR for banning the Confederate flag and wrongly accused the sport's only Black driver, Bubba Wallace, of perpetrating “a hoax.” Read more ...

Colin Kaepernick, ESPN team up for documentary series on his life

Colin Kaepernick, ESPN team up for documentary series on his life

The partnership will focus on telling scripted and unscripted stories that explore race, social injustice and the quest for equality. Read more ...

Woman charged with filing false report weeks after racist Central Park...

Woman charged with filing false report weeks after racist Central Park confrontation

Amy Cooper drew widespread condemnation for calling 911 to report she was being threatened by “an African-American man” when bird watcher Christian Cooper appeared to keep his... Read more ...

Red Sox to open shortened 2020 season July 24 at Fenway Park

Red Sox to open shortened 2020 season July 24 at Fenway Park

Major League Baseball is revealing each team's full slate Monday night, which has been shortened to 60 games due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more ...

NFL superstar Patrick Mahomes lands biggest deal in sports history, report says

NFL superstar Patrick Mahomes lands biggest deal in sports history, report says

The report says Patrick Mahomes will become the highest-paid player not just in NFL history, but in sports history. Read more ...

Museum: 'Dukes of Hazzard' car with Confederate flag to stay, says it is...

Museum: 'Dukes of Hazzard' car with Confederate flag to stay, says it is 'part of history'

A northern Illinois auto museum has no plan to stop displaying the “General Lee” from the television show. Read more ...