Coronavirus pandemic

U.K. Variant Of Coronavirus Doesn't Cause More Severe Covid-19 Cases, Study Finds

1 minute ago   |   Forbes   |   2 articles

The study contradicts several others published last month that suggested the U.K. variant was associated with an increased risk of death.
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The UK economy grew 0.4% in February - but analysts say a rapid vaccine rollout should now power speedy growth

The UK economy grew 0.4% in February - but analysts say a rapid vaccine rollout should now power speedy growth

3 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The UK economy grew 0.4% in February, data showed on Tuesday, starting what analysts expect to be a rapid rebound for the country from last year's deep...
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California lifting capacity limits at churches after legal rulings

5 minutes ago   |   ABC

This comes after a lengthy legal battle between the state and religious leaders and a recent court ruling.
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U.K. Coronavirus Strain Does Not Lead To More Severe Illness And Death, Study Finds

U.K. Coronavirus Strain Does Not Lead To More Severe Illness And Death, Study Finds

5 minutes ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

The B.1.1.7 variant is now the most dominant version of the coronavirus in the U.S. (Image credit: Adrian Dennis/AFP via Getty Images)
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Putin Looks to Spending to Get Economy Back on Track Post-Covid

21 minutes ago   |   Bloomberg

Vladimir Putin wants to get Russia's economy growing again after the pandemic with a burst of spending. His government is working overtime to find the money to pay for it.
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'Keep trying': Advice from the experts on signing up for COVID-19 vaccine as CA expands eligibility

31 minutes ago   |   ABC

With limited vaccine supply on top of a huge influx of eligibility, there is concern about increased waits and frustration when it comes to getting vaccinated, a process that...
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Orange County to test digital COVID-19 vaccine passport program

43 minutes ago   |   ABC

The Orange County Health Care Agency announced it will launch a pilot program to test out digital vaccine passports.
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India's 161,736 new COVID cases are the world's highest

47 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera

India reports 161,736 new coronavirus infections, hitting the world's highest daily tally once again.
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Researchers studying 'breakthrough' COVID-19 cases of infection after vaccination

1 hour ago   |   ABC

Researchers are studying rare cases of people getting infected even after getting vaccinated for COVID-19.
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Analysts Bullish On Reopening Theater Stocks, But Pacific, ArcLight To Close

2 hours ago   |   Forbes

With the new Godzilla movie setting a pandemic box-office record and audience sentiment strong for a return to theaters, analysts are bumping up prospects for theater stocks...
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Golden Knights rally after slow start, beat Kings 4-2

Golden Knights rally after slow start, beat Kings 4-2

LOS ANGELES - Max Pacioretty scored his 300th career goal, Mark Stone had a goal and an assis, and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Los Angeles Kings 4-2 on Monday night. Read more ...

Rantanen scores twice, Avalanche beat Coyotes 4-2

Rantanen scores twice, Avalanche beat Coyotes 4-2

DENVER - Mikko Rantanen had two goals and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Arizona Coyotes 4-2 Monday night for their eighth victory in nine games. Read more ...

Ohtani's 3 RBIs Trout's HR leads Angels over Royals 10-3

Ohtani's 3 RBIs Trout's HR leads Angels over Royals 10-3

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Shohei Ohtani had three hits and three RBIs, and Mike Trout hit a two-run homer, leading the Los Angeles Angels over the Kansas City Royals 10-3 Monday night. Read more ...

Urías drives in 3 on pinch-hit double, Brewers down Cubs 6-3

Urías drives in 3 on pinch-hit double, Brewers down Cubs 6-3

MILWAUKEE - Pinch-hitter Luis Urías drove in three runs with a go-ahead double and the Milwaukee Brewers scored six times in the sixth inning to beat the Chicago Cubs 6-3 on... Read more ...

City Manager In Minnesota Fired In Response To Police Shooting Of Daunte Wright

City Manager In Minnesota Fired In Response To Police Shooting Of Daunte Wright

Brooklyn Center City Council voted to fire Curt Boganey and put Mayor Mike Elliott in charge of the police department after an officer killed the 20-year-old. Read more ...

Curry passes Chamberlain for most points in Warriors history

Curry passes Chamberlain for most points in Warriors history

SAN FRANCISCO - Stephen Curry passed Wilt Chamberlain for the most points in Warriors franchise history Monday night in Golden State's game against the Denver Nuggets. Read more ...

Hagel's OT goal lifts Blackhawks over Blue Jackets 4-3

Hagel's OT goal lifts Blackhawks over Blue Jackets 4-3

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Brandon Hagel scored 1:25 into overtime, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat Columbus 4-3 on Monday night for their fifth consecutive win over the Blue Jackets. Read more ...

Attorney for Ariel Young's family speaks out after Britt Reid charged

Attorney for Ariel Young's family speaks out after Britt Reid charged

Tom Porto says 5-year-old cannot walk or talk Read more ...

Kyle Higashioka's monster two-homer night lifts Yankees over Blue Jays

Kyle Higashioka's monster two-homer night lifts Yankees over Blue Jays

DUNEDIN, Fla. - Kyle Higashioka was behind the plate on Monday primarily because of how well he works with Gerrit Cole. And while the battery was excellent again against the... Read more ...

Death of Daunte Wright ruled homicide

Death of Daunte Wright ruled homicide

Police are calling it a tragic mistake, as they say the officer who fatally shot the 20-year-old Black man meant to use her Taser. Read more ...