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Governments around the world used Covid to erode human rights – report

Transparency International ranking reveals decade of standstill on tackling corruption, with many countries reaching historic lows in 2021 Reparations to the Caribbean could break the…

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Judge strikes down New York’s indoor mask mandate

A New York judge struck down the Empire State’s indoor mask mandate on Monday, arguing that such a policy must be approved by the state…

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Pfizer Begins Human Trials for New Omicron-Specific Vaccine

Pfizer and its partner BioNTech announced on Tuesday that they have begun testing a new version of their COVID-19 vaccine that specifically targets the extremely…

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California bill would require all schoolchildren to be vaccinated against COVID-19

A California bill proposed on Monday would require that all students be immunized against COVID-19, … Source: https://thehill.com/policy/healthcare/591182-california-bill-would-require-all-schoolchildren-to-be-vaccinated Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it…

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Omicron hampers Broadway. Fewer tourists are there for just a score of shows

Tickets may be easier and cheaper to get for the plays that are still open. Some producers reopened until the virus raced through the cast…

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Rio de Janeiro postpones Carnival parades as Covid cases surge in Brazil

Rio de Janeiro’s world-famous Carnival festivities are being postponed as the number of coronavirus cases in Brazil rises. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/rio-de-janeiro-postpones-carnival-parades-covid-cases-surge-brazil-rcna13176 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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COVID testing firm piled unprocessed swabs in trash bags, billed feds $113M

Enlarge / A person takes a rapid COVID-19 test. (credit: Getty | Bloomberg) Federal and state investigations into a large national chain of COVID-19 testing…

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Rapid fall in Covid cases in north-eastern US states | First Thing

Despite falling positivity rates, hospitals are still struggling with a surging patient load and staff shortages. Plus, André Leon Talley dies Don’t already get First…

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Gorsuch Refuses to Wear Mask Even Though Other Justices at High-Risk for COVID-19

Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch has refused to wear a mask during recent court sessions, even though five of his colleagues are at least sixty-seven…

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New York and other north-eastern US states see a rapid fall in Covid cases

Despite decreasing positivity rates, hospitals continue to struggle amid a surging patient load and staff shortages New York City and some north-eastern US states appear…

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Cost of masks and tests deepens a pandemic wedge between the haves and the have-nots

In recent weeks, Americans have discovered that the financial costs of the pandemic — masks, rapid tests and more — are increasingly falling on their…

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Passengers stuck at sea after Norwegian cancels Caribbean cruise mid voyage due to Covid-19

Norwegian Cruise Line canceled its Caribbean trip mid voyage due to Covid-19, leaving travelers stuck at sea until the ship returns to New York. Source:…

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As Covid-19 peak seems to near, experts warn against letting guard down

Hospitalizations and cases seem to be subsiding in states with high vaccination rates, but experts caution against celebrating too soon In February 2021, Dr Craig…

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Biden deploying military medical staff to help overwhelmed hospitals

President Biden on Thursday will announce a “surge” deployment of military medical personnel to support hospitals currently dealing with a spike of COVID-19 cases largely…

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Omicron is surging — and Democrats aren’t shutting things down this time

BOSTON — Democrats have a message for Omicron-flooded America: get vaxxed and carry on. From New York to California, Democratic mayors and governors are fighting…

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Los Angeles area sets new COVID-19 record

Los Angeles County reported more than 45,000 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday, another record-setting total for the area. The county said on Sunday that it had 45,584 new…

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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tests positive for Covid

Three other members of Congress announced over the weekend they had also tested positive for the disease. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/congress/rep-alexandria-ocasio-cortez-tests-positive-covid-n1287230 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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Anti-vaccine protesters rally in France, Germany, Austria, Italy

More than 100,000 people marched across France against government’s plans to introduce a COVID-19 vaccine pass. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/1/9/more-than-100000-rally-in-france-against-covid-vaccine-rules Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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Texas teacher charged with allegedly putting COVID-19 positive son in trunk

A Texas teacher has been charged with child endangerment after she allegedly placed her COVID-19-positive son in the trunk of her car, … Source: https://thehill.com/homenews/state-watch/588853-texas-teacher-charged-for-allegedly-putting-covid-19-positive-son-in…

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Ghost Flights Are Polluting the Skies Thanks to Omicron

Few industries have been affected more by the covid-19 pandemic than air travel; with so few people flying for business or pleasure, airlines have taken…

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US supreme court to hear arguments on federal vaccine mandate for employers – live

The Biden administration’s Covid vaccination requirement for businesses with more than 100 workers and healthcare facilities has been challenged • Sign up to receive First…

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True number of Covid deaths in the US probably undercounted, experts say

Many of the deaths aren’t counted in the official Covid tally because they happen months after infections, expert says The true number of deaths from…

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