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WHO holds press conference on the coronavirus outbreak

[ad_1] [The stream is slated to start at 11:00 a.m. ET. Please refresh the page if you do not see a player above at that time.] World Health Organization officials are holding a press conference on Friday to update the public on the coronavirus outbreak that has infected more than …

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U.S. sets record one-day death toll from coronavirus as FDA committee meets to review Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine

[ad_1] • U.S. death toll tops 3,000 in a single day for first time • FDA advisory committee meets to discuss Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine and make a recommendation on whether it should be given an emergency use authorization • FDA head Dr. Stephen Hahn says vaccine appears to meet criteria, but …

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U.S. records 3,100 new deaths, the highest single-day tally yet

[ad_1] A staggering number of Americans are dying from the coronavirus each day, as the virus tears through cities and strains health system. The U.S. recorded 3,124 new Covid-19 deaths on Wednesday, the deadliest single-day tally of the pandemic so far, according to a CNBC analysis of Johns Hopkins University …

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U.S. coronavirus case tally climbs to 15 million from 14 million in just five days

[ad_1] • U.S. case tally climbs to 15 million from 14 million in five days • President-elect Joe Biden pledges to deliver 100 million vaccine shots in first 100 days in office • German Chancellor Angela Merkel pleads with Germans to limit gatherings in emotional speech The global case tally …

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U.S. suffers deadliest week from coronavirus since pandemic broke out

[ad_1] • U.S. averages most deaths in a week since start of crisis • Fauci warns January could be worse if Americans travel for Christmas, Hanukkah • FDA says Pfizer–BioNTech vaccine seems safe and effective The U.S. has set another grim milestone in the coronavirus pandemic, averaging the most deaths …

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