Covid 19 outbreak

WHO Classifies Indian Covid-19 Mutation As A ‘Variant Of Concern'

1 hour ago   |   Forbes

The global health body noted that the B.1.617 variant has shown signing of being more transmissible than other variants.
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Republican Midterm Hopes Run Through Districts Scarred by Covid

2 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Republicans aiming to retake the U.S. House next year will have to defend the party's pandemic record, especially in Sun Belt districts that stand out for their grim death...
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Meet the Neo-Nazi Advising Colombian Police on How to Break the National Strike

Meet the Neo-Nazi Advising Colombian Police on How to Break the National Strike

2 hours ago   |   MintPress News

 CALI, COLOMBIA - Colombia is on strike. And the police and military are terrorizing the population to crush it. It kicked on when the far-right president President Ivan Duque...
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India's COVID spike sees slight fall amid WHO warning on strain

2 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Daily cases rise by 329,942 and deaths by 3,876, as WHO says virus variant first found in India poses a global concern.
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Mental health startups have raised a record $1.9 billion in 2021 as COVID-19 pushes VC investors further into the space

Mental health startups have raised a record $1.9 billion in 2021 as COVID-19 pushes VC investors further into the space

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Mental health startups are being backed by investors at record levels as demand for their services soared throughout the pandemic. VC-backed mental...
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Brazilian President Allocates More Than $1 Billion To Produce COVID-19 Vaccines

Brazilian President Allocates More Than $1 Billion To Produce COVID-19 Vaccines

3 hours ago   |   NPR

The announcement from President Jair Bolsonaro comes amid an investigation into his handling of the pandemic. (Image credit: Andressa Anholete/Getty Images)
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WHO Classifies India COVID-19 Strain As ‘Variant Of Concern'

WHO Classifies India COVID-19 Strain As ‘Variant Of Concern'

3 hours ago   |   The Huffington Post

India has seen skyrocketing coronavirus cases, with a 7-day average of 391,000 cases per day.
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'We're all ready': Many Bay Area 12-15 year-olds eager for Pfizer's COVID vaccine after FDA EUA

3 hours ago   |   ABC

"I've been locked up for a year and I'm excited to get things going again," one 15-year-old told us after the FDA expanded the emergency use authorization for Pfizer's COVID...
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AP PHOTOS: Jumbo Mumbai COVID-19 hospital treats thousands

3 hours ago   |   ABC News

Inside Mumbai's BKC jumbo field hospital, a health worker adjusts the oxygen mask of a COVID-19 patient as doctors, nurses and specialists keep a close eye and monitor hundreds...
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Foxconn's India iPhone output halves amid COVID surge: Report

4 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Foxconn has imposed a no-entry ban at its factory in Tamil Nadu state as more than 100 workers test positive: Reuters.
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Stephen Curry's late 3 lifts Warriors past Jazz 119-116

Stephen Curry's late 3 lifts Warriors past Jazz 119-116

SAN FRANCISCO - Stephen Curry made a go-ahead 3-pointer with 14 seconds left, moments after missing from deep, and scored 36 points to lead the Golden State Warriors past the... Read more ...

Houston man who allegedly had Bengal tiger is in custody

Houston man who allegedly had Bengal tiger is in custody

The Texas man allegedly caught on camera with a Bengal tiger outside of his home was arrested on Monday night, police said. Victor Hugo Cuevas, 26, faces charges of felony... Read more ...

Hall scores 2, Bruins beat Islanders to clinch 3rd in East

Hall scores 2, Bruins beat Islanders to clinch 3rd in East

BOSTON - Taylor Hall scored his second goal of the game 2:53 into overtime and the Boston Bruins beat the New York Islanders in their home finale on Monday night to clinch... Read more ...

US lawmakers look into threat assessment from Jan. 6 attack

US lawmakers look into threat assessment from Jan. 6 attack

WASHINGTON - On Monday, U.S. Capitol Police Inspector General Michael Bolton says Capitol Police needs to correct certain practices after the Jan. 6 attack. "Those areas are... Read more ...

Des Moines pediatrician details potential impact of youth COVID-19 vaccination

Des Moines pediatrician details potential impact of youth COVID-19 vaccination

On Monday, the Food and Drug Administration expanded the emergency use authorization for the Pfizer vaccine to children ages 12-15. Read more ...

Westbrook breaks Robertson's NBA triple-double record

Westbrook breaks Robertson's NBA triple-double record

ATLANTA - Russell Westbrook set the NBA record with his 182nd triple-double on Monday night, surpassing the mark set by Oscar Robertson in 1974. Read more ...

Anne Arundel County police investigate shooting in Laurel

Anne Arundel County police investigate shooting in Laurel

Police are responding to the scene of a shooting in Laurel on Monday night. Read more ...

Orange County officials reveal plan for vaccinating youth

Orange County officials reveal plan for vaccinating youth

Now that the Pfizer vaccine has been approved for use in children 12 to 15 years old, Orange County officials are preparing to get to work. Read more ...

Mancini, Orioles avoid four-game sweep, beat Red Sox 4-1

Mancini, Orioles avoid four-game sweep, beat Red Sox 4-1

BALTIMORE - Trey Mancini hit a go-ahead solo homer and later knocked in an insurance run, Jorge López and four relievers combined on a four-hitter and the Baltimore Orioles... Read more ...

Naquin, Barnhart lead Reds to 14-1 rout of Pirates

Naquin, Barnhart lead Reds to 14-1 rout of Pirates

Pittsburgh (14-20) has dropped nine of 11 since moving one game over .500. Read more ...