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Johnson & Johnson Vaccine: Blood Clotting Cases Cause Calls for Pause in US

Johnson & Johnson Vaccine: Blood Clotting Cases Cause Calls for Pause in US

Johnson & Johnson Vaccine: Blood Clotting Cases Cause Calls for Pause in US Johnson & Johnson Vaccine: Blood Clotting Cases Cause Calls for Pause in US The Baltimore plant’s certification by the F.D.A. has now been delayed while inspectors investigate quality control issues, sharply reducing the supply of Johnson & Johnson vaccine. The sudden drop in available doses led to …

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Michigan’s governor, confronting a surge in virus cases, calls on Biden for more vaccines.

Michigan’s governor, confronting a surge in virus cases, calls on Biden for more vaccines.

Michigan’s governor, confronting a surge in virus cases, calls on Biden for more vaccines. Michigan’s governor, confronting a surge in virus cases, calls on Biden for more vaccines. Gov. Gretchen Whitmer of Michigan said Friday that she had urged President Biden to surge Covid-19 vaccines into her state, where a worst-in-the-nation outbreak has filled hospitals and forced some schools to …

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U.K. Reports More Blood-Clotting Cases in People Who Received AstraZeneca Shot

U.K. Reports More Blood-Clotting Cases in People Who Received AstraZeneca Shot

U.K. Reports More Blood-Clotting Cases in People Who Received AstraZeneca Shot U.K. Reports More Blood-Clotting Cases in People Who Received AstraZeneca Shot Britain reported 30 cases of extremely rare blood clots in people who had received the AstraZeneca-Oxford vaccine, the same sort of events that have prompted some European countries to restrict use of the shot in certain at-risk age …

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Florida’s Coronavirus Cases Rise, Especially Among the Young

Florida's Coronavirus Cases Rise, Especially Among the Young

Florida’s Coronavirus Cases Rise, Especially Among the Young Florida’s Coronavirus Cases Rise, Especially Among the Young Scientists view Florida — the state furthest along in lifting restrictions, reopening society and welcoming tourists — as a bellwether for the nation. If recent trends there are any indication, the rest of the country may be in trouble. The number of confirmed coronavirus …

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Papua New Guinea Is Overwhelmed by a Crush of Covid Cases

Papua New Guinea Is Overwhelmed by a Crush of Covid Cases

Papua New Guinea Is Overwhelmed by a Crush of Covid Cases Papua New Guinea Is Overwhelmed by a Crush of Covid Cases “They’re our family. They’re our friends. They’re our neighbors. They’re our partners,” Scott Morrison, Australia’s prime minister, said last week. “This is in Australia’s interests, and it is in our region’s interests.” Covax, a global health initiative designed …

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Virus Cases Delay Effort to Bring Indoor Dance Back to New York

Virus Cases Delay Effort to Bring Indoor Dance Back to New York

Virus Cases Delay Effort to Bring Indoor Dance Back to New York Virus Cases Delay Effort to Bring Indoor Dance Back to New York It was one of the most high-profile experiments to bring indoor live performance back to New York City. The Park Avenue Armory decided to take advantage of the cavernous, flexible space of its 55,000-square-foot Drill Hall …

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Hong Kong’s Virus Rules Keep Cases Low but Stoke Complaints

Hong Kong’s Virus Rules Keep Cases Low but Stoke Complaints

Hong Kong’s Virus Rules Keep Cases Low but Stoke Complaints Hong Kong’s Virus Rules Keep Cases Low but Stoke Complaints HONG KONG — A pandemic illness had struck Hong Kong, and the Worley family had gamely followed the rules. They wore masks. They socially distanced. They skipped traveling overseas with their newborn baby to visit his grandparents. Then the coronavirus …

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Laws used to fight pandemic are in some cases weakening democracies, report says.

Laws used to fight pandemic are in some cases weakening democracies, report says.

Laws used to fight pandemic are in some cases weakening democracies, report says. Laws used to fight pandemic are in some cases weakening democracies, report says. The coronavirus pandemic has weakened democracy across Europe, according to a human rights group that looked into 14 countries. On Tuesday, the group warned against increasing threats to journalists, limits on freedom to protest, …

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Brazil’s Ex-President ‘Lula’ May Run for Office Again as Court Cases Are Tossed

Brazil’s Ex-President ‘Lula’ May Run for Office Again as Court Cases Are Tossed

Brazil’s Ex-President ‘Lula’ May Run for Office Again as Court Cases Are Tossed Brazil’s Ex-President ‘Lula’ May Run for Office Again as Court Cases Are Tossed RIO DE JANEIRO — A Supreme Court justice in Brazil on Monday tossed out several criminal cases against former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, restoring his right to seek the presidency again, in …

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‘Inevitable’ children returning to school will cause Covid cases to rise, says government adviser

‘Inevitable’ children returning to school will cause Covid cases to rise, says government adviser

‘Inevitable’ children returning to school will cause Covid cases to rise, says government adviser ‘Inevitable’ children returning to school will cause Covid cases to rise, says government adviser Children returning to schools this week will lead to an “inevitable” rise in Covid infection rates, a government scientific adviser has warned. Professor Calum Semple, who sits on the Scientific Advisory Group …

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