Tag: covid-19 pandemic

More than 110M COVID vaccines sent to 60 countries, US says

The White House says the U.S. has donated and shipped more than 110 million COVID-19 vaccine doses to more than 60 countries, ranging from Afghanistan...

Evictions expected to spike as pandemic moratorium ends

BOSTON — Evictions, which have mostly been on pause during the pandemic, were expected to ramp up Monday after the Biden administration allowed the federal...

Tokyo sets another virus record days after Olympics begin

Tokyo has reported 3,177 new coronavirus cases, setting an all-time high and exceeding 3,000 for the first time days after the start of the Olympics...

With virus surge, US to keep travel restrictions for now

WASHINGTON — The United States served notice Monday that it will keep existing COVID-19 restrictions on international travel in place for now due to concerns...

Unvaccinated snow leopard at San Diego Zoo catches COVID-19

A snow leopard at the San Diego Zoo has contracted COVID-19 By Associated Press July 25, 2021, 7:29 AM • 2 min read Share to...

Number of NFL players in vaccination process up to 80%

The number of NFL players in the COVID-19 vaccination process has reached 80%, with nine teams having 90% or more of their players in that...

Officials in Michigan county used virus money for bonuses

Elected officials in a Michigan county gave themselves bonuses with federal relief money related to the coronavirus pandemic ByThe Associated Press July 22, 2021, 8:11...

Hall of Famer Bobby Bowden has terminal medical condition

Legendary college football coach Bobby Bowden says he has been diagnosed with a terminal medical condition By STEVE REED AP Sports Writer July 22, 2021,...

Researchers: Virus surge a ‘raging forest fire’ in Arkansas

Public health researchers are calling the rapid rise in coronavirus cases in Arkansas a raging forest fire, and the state’s top health official says he...

Cases surge to 6-month high in Tokyo a week before Olympics

New daily coronavirus cases have surged above 1,300 in Tokyo, a six-month high, as fears rise of a possible dramatic increase that could flood hospitals...

Demonstrators in Havana protest shortages, rising prices

Thousands of Cubans have marched on Havana’s Malecon promenade and elsewhere on the island to protest food shortages and high prices amid the coronavirus crisis...

The Latest: Euro 2020 closing ceremony underway

The Latest on soccer’s European Championship: ——— The European Championship closing ceremony is underway before England takes on Italy in the final at Wembley Stadium....

Meet India’s new breed of money influencers

Based on the information and analysis that he could glean from these videos, Gogia started investing directly in stocks. “I used to invest in mutual...

Gauhati Medical College and Hospital adds 200-bedded ICU complex

Gauhati Medical College and Hospital in Guwahati added 200 bedded ICU complex. Chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma dedicated the newly constructed 200 bedded ICU complex...

Putin says US and UK were behind Black Sea ‘provocation’

MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday that an incident involving a British destroyer in the Black Sea couldn’t have triggered a global conflict...

How much should you withdraw in retirement now?

With stock and bond returns uncertain and inflation looming, the old rule of thumb on how much to take out annually needs to be tossed....

Rental assistance fell victim to politics, bureaucracy

Before the pandemic hit, Jacqueline Bartley, a mother of two girls and a boy, had a comfortable life. Then the 41-year-old lost her job at...

Indonesia records its largest 1-day jump in COVID infections

Indonesian health authorities have announced the country’s largest one-day jump in new coronavirus infections, as the country’s number of confirmed cases since the pandemic began...

Circumstances similar for everyone, shouldn’t be an excuse for not getting medals: IOA President Narinder Batra

The Covid-19 pandemic has been tough not only for athletes across the globe but for sports administrators as well. The postponed Olympics, cancelled tournaments, and...

Rise in far-right extremists seen in Germany last year

Authorities in Germany say the number of far-right extremists in the country increased last year as neo-Nazis sought to join protests against pandemic-related restrictions ByThe...

There will be another pandemic — Are we prepared for it?

The devastating events of Sept. 11, 2001, shook the United States to its core and sparked immediate and consequential actions to protect American lives. Congress...

China’s ‘bat woman,’ at the center of a pandemic storm, speaks out

To a growing chorus of U.S. politicians and scientists, she is the key to whether the world will ever learn if the virus behind the...

Biden to urge G-7 leaders to call out, compete with China

CARBIS BAY, England — The United States plans to push democratic allies on Saturday to publicly call out China for forced labor practices as the...

Deep US cycling team headed to Tokyo with golden ambitions

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The cycling team that the U.S. is taking to the Tokyo Olympics is a little different from the one it would...

Pastor seeks revival of suit challenging virus restrictions

Abut 100 people gathered and prayed outside of a federal appeals court in New Orleans to show support for Louisiana minister Tony Spell By KEVIN...