Covid 19

US colleges divided over requiring student vaccinations

6 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

BOSTON - U.S. colleges hoping for a return to normalcy next fall are weighing how far they should go in urging students to get the COVID-19 vaccine, including whether they...
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US Federal Reserve chair says economy at ‘inflection point'

30 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera

The economy is about to 'start growing more quickly' even as COVID remains a risk, Powell says.
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COVID: India overtakes Brazil as world's second worst-hit country

1 hour ago   |   Al Jazeera

India records 168,912 cases overnight, taking overall tally to 13.53 million infections reported since pandemic began.
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A Top Official Has Admitted That Chinese Vaccines Have Low Effectiveness

2 hours ago   |   Time

BEIJING - In a rare admission of the weakness of Chinese coronavirus vaccines, the country's top disease control official says their effectiveness is low and the government is...
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NJ man in hospital with COVID-19 after being fully vaccinated

NJ man in hospital with COVID-19 after being fully vaccinated

3 hours ago   |   New York Post

A New Jersey man is in the hospital with COVID-19 - just five weeks after being vaccinated. Francisco Cosme, 52, was ecstatic when he booked an appointment for the one-dose...
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Some GOP-led states target abortions done through medication

3 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

About 40% of all abortions in the U.S. are now done through medication - rather than surgery - and that option has become all the more pivotal during the COVID-19...
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California city erects fence outside COVID mandate-defying restaurant

California city erects fence outside COVID mandate-defying restaurant

4 hours ago   |   New York Post

A California city erected a fence outside a restaurant that has repeatedly flouted coronavirus health orders, a report said. The fencing was put up Saturday outside of Tinhorn...
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Residents receive first-dose vaccination at South Suburbs recovery home

Residents receive first-dose vaccination at South Suburbs recovery home

5 hours ago   |   WGN TV

BLUE ISLAND, Ill. - Nearly 200 people received their first shot of the COVID-19 vaccine at a live-in recovery home in the South Suburbs Sunday. After more than a year of strict...
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Little Village residents still seek more accountability year after botched smokestack implosion at former power plant

5 hours ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

While the company reached a $370,000 settlement with the state, residents in the area continue to feel their voices are not being heard.
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Little Village residents still seek accountability year after botched smokestack implosion at former power plant

6 hours ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

While the company reached a $370,000 settlement with the state, residents in the area continue to feel their voices are not being heard.
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