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Asking the N.F.L. Playoff Questions That Need Answers

Asking the N.F.L. Playoff Questions That Need Answers

Asking the N.F.L. Playoff Questions That Need Answers Asking the N.F.L. Playoff Questions That Need Answers To play football amid a pandemic, N.F.L. players worked from home a lot. They took coronavirus tests daily. And when they did report to team facilities, they were required to wear a mask. It has been a weird season. And chances are it’s going …

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9 Travel Questions and Answers for 2021: Vaccine, Cancellations, Cruises and More

9 Travel Questions and Answers for 2021: Vaccine, Cancellations, Cruises and More

9 Travel Questions and Answers for 2021: Vaccine, Cancellations, Cruises and More 9 Travel Questions and Answers for 2021: Vaccine, Cancellations, Cruises and More When will I be traveling for business again? And what about my frequent-flier miles? This was the year business travel flatlined, taking with it airline, hotel and convention hall profitability. For a time, it also jeopardized …

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The New Covid Strain in the UK: Questions and Answers

The New Covid Strain in the UK: Questions and Answers

The New Covid Strain in the UK: Questions and Answers The New Covid Strain in the UK: Questions and Answers In recent days, the world has watched with curiosity and growing alarm as scientists in the U.K. have described a newly identified variant of the coronavirus that appears to be more contagious than, and genetically distinct from, more established variants. …

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As His Term Ends, Trump Faces More Questions on Payments to His Hotel

As His Term Ends, Trump Faces More Questions on Payments to His Hotel

As His Term Ends, Trump Faces More Questions on Payments to His Hotel As His Term Ends, Trump Faces More Questions on Payments to His Hotel Ms. Trump wrote to Mickael C. Damelincourt, the hotel’s general manager, and asked him to call Mr. Gates to negotiate a better deal for the inaugural committee. “It should be a fair market rate,” …

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After Admitting Mistake, AstraZeneca Faces Difficult Questions About Its Vaccine

After Admitting Mistake, AstraZeneca Faces Difficult Questions About Its Vaccine

After Admitting Mistake, AstraZeneca Faces Difficult Questions About Its Vaccine After Admitting Mistake, AstraZeneca Faces Difficult Questions About Its Vaccine Bigger problems soon surfaced. An AstraZeneca executive told Reuters on Monday that the company had not intended for any participants to receive the half dose. British researchers running the trial there had meant to give the full dose initially to …

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Fatal Shark Attacks in Australia Jump, Raising Questions

Fatal Shark Attacks in Australia Jump, Raising Questions

Fatal Shark Attacks in Australia Jump, Raising Questions Fatal Shark Attacks in Australia Jump, Raising Questions Though the jump in deaths is attention-grabbing, the chances of being mauled and killed by a shark are still extremely slim, experts say. Last year, 11 people were involved in what the International Shark Attack File defines as “unprovoked attacks” in Australia. None of …

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Danish Study Questions Use of Masks to Protect Wearers

Danish Study Questions Use of Masks to Protect Wearers

Danish Study Questions Use of Masks to Protect Wearers Danish Study Questions Use of Masks to Protect Wearers Half were given surgical masks and told to wear them when leaving their homes; the others were told not to wear masks in public. At that time, 2 percent of the Danish population was infected — a rate lower than that in …

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Christmas return plans for university students ‘riddled with holes’, as questions raised over mass-testing feasibility

Universities have faced coronavirus outbreaks on campus this term

Christmas return plans for university students ‘riddled with holes’, as questions raised over mass-testing feasibility Christmas return plans for university students ‘riddled with holes’, as questions raised over mass-testing feasibility Government plans for students to return home for Christmas are “riddled with holes”, a union has said, while the promised mass-testing programme does not yet exist.  One student told The …

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Pfizer’s Covid-19 Vaccine: Questions and Answers

A patient receiving a dose during the Pfizer vaccine trial at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in May. 

Pfizer’s Covid-19 Vaccine: Questions and Answers Pfizer’s Covid-19 Vaccine: Questions and Answers In July, Pfizer and BioNTech initiated a late-stage clinical trial on a coronavirus vaccine. Half of the people got the vaccine, while the other half got a placebo of salt water. The companies then waited for people to get sick to determine if the vaccine offered any protection. …

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Travel and Coronavirus Testing: Your Questions Answered

Travel and Coronavirus Testing: Your Questions Answered

Travel and Coronavirus Testing: Your Questions Answered Travel and Coronavirus Testing: Your Questions Answered Where do I get a test? Many places are offering coronavirus tests, including some hospitals, urgent care clinics, pharmacies and doctor’s offices. Some churches and fire stations are offering testing, too. Airlines like Hawaiian Airlines, United Airlines, JetBlue and American Airlines are offering testing at the …

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