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C.D.C. Warns New Virus Variant Could Fuel Huge Spikes in Covid Cases

C.D.C. Warns New Virus Variant Could Fuel Huge Spikes in Covid Cases

C.D.C. Warns New Virus Variant Could Fuel Huge Spikes in Covid Cases C.D.C. Warns New Virus Variant Could Fuel Huge Spikes in Covid Cases Federal health officials sounded the alarm Friday about a fast spreading, far more contagious variant of the coronavirus that is projected to become the dominant source of infection in the country by March, potentially fueling another …

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Covid-19 Vaccine and Cases Testing: Live Global Updates

Covid-19 Vaccine and Cases Testing: Live Global Updates Covid-19 Vaccine and Cases Testing: Live Global Updates Here’s what you need to know: Vaccinations in Napa County, Calif., on Wednesday.Credit…Max Whittaker for The New York Times Deaths from the coronavirus are skyrocketing in the United States, reaching levels never before seen, largely fueled by relentless surges in California and Arizona. As …

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Rapid coronavirus testing scheme ‘may increase rather than decrease’ cases in schools, experts warn

Concerns have been raised over the use of lateral flow devices (LFDs) in schools

Rapid coronavirus testing scheme ‘may increase rather than decrease’ cases in schools, experts warn Rapid coronavirus testing scheme ‘may increase rather than decrease’ cases in schools, experts warn Experts have cast doubt over a new coronavirus testing scheme for schools, warning it “may increase rather than decrease” cases. Plans were announced last month for a round of mass testing of …

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Covid-19 Vaccine, Cases Live Updates: The Latest Global News

Covid-19 Vaccine, Cases Live Updates: The Latest Global News Covid-19 Vaccine, Cases Live Updates: The Latest Global News Here’s what you need to know: James Ivialiotis received his second dose of a Covid-19 vaccine at a nursing home on Staten Island, N.Y., on Monday.Credit…Christopher Occhicone for The New York Times The Trump administration recommended on Tuesday giving a coronavirus vaccine …

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Fauci Says He Thinks That January Covid Cases Will Get Worse

Fauci Says He Thinks That January Covid Cases Will Get Worse

Fauci Says He Thinks That January Covid Cases Will Get Worse Fauci Says He Thinks That January Covid Cases Will Get Worse Dr. Anthony S. Fauci, the top infectious disease expert in the United States, predicted on Thursday that the daily death toll from the coronavirus would continue to rise for weeks to come, and counseled patience with the vaccination …

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Japan Declares State of Emergency in Tokyo as Covid Cases Rise

Japan to Declare State of Emergency in Tokyo Area After Days of Hesitation

Japan Declares State of Emergency in Tokyo as Covid Cases Rise Japan Declares State of Emergency in Tokyo as Covid Cases Rise TOKYO — After days of record coronavirus counts and a rapidly rising death toll, Japan declared a state of emergency in Tokyo and three surrounding prefectures on Thursday, the country’s first such declaration since April. The announcement by …

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Court in Pakistan Bans ‘Virginity Tests’ in Sexual Violence Cases

Court in Pakistan Bans ‘Virginity Tests’ in Sexual Violence Cases

Court in Pakistan Bans ‘Virginity Tests’ in Sexual Violence Cases Court in Pakistan Bans ‘Virginity Tests’ in Sexual Violence Cases KARACHI, Pakistan — A court in the northern city of Lahore in Pakistan has abolished so-called virginity tests, which women are subjected to in sexual assault cases, setting a precedent for the practice to be potentially outlawed nationwide. The practice …

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Virus Cases at Ohio State Loom Ahead of National Championship Game

Virus Cases at Ohio State Loom Ahead of National Championship Game

Virus Cases at Ohio State Loom Ahead of National Championship Game Virus Cases at Ohio State Loom Ahead of National Championship Game A college football season perpetually knocked sideways by the coronavirus pandemic is now preparing for a potential final blow as leaders consider whether they might need to postpone Monday’s national championship game because of virus cases at Ohio …

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Has Africa been spared? Researchers say the numbers of cases and deaths are probably undercounted.

Has Africa been spared? Researchers say the numbers of cases and deaths are probably undercounted.

Has Africa been spared? Researchers say the numbers of cases and deaths are probably undercounted. Has Africa been spared? Researchers say the numbers of cases and deaths are probably undercounted. LAGOS, Nigeria — As the pandemic has swept across the world, it has become increasingly evident that in a vast majority of countries on the African continent, most deaths are …

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Apple closes all California stores as virus cases spike.

Apple closes all California stores as virus cases spike.

Apple closes all California stores as virus cases spike. Apple closes all California stores as virus cases spike. Apple is shuttering all 53 of its stores in California, as well as more than a dozen stores across Tennessee, Brazil, Mexico and the United Kingdom, because of a surge of coronavirus cases in those places, the company said. “Due to current …

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