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Vanguard says it will give employees $1,000 to get Covid-19 vaccine

[ad_1] Vanguard signage at a Morningstar Investment Conference. M. Spencer Green | AP Vanguard is offering its employees $1,000 to get vaccinated against Covid-19, the company has confirmed. The asset management giant follows Facebook, Google, Microsoft and other employers calling on workers to get the coronavirus vaccine amid growing concerns …

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Corona cases in India: India records under 3,000 Covid-19 daily deaths, lowest in 34 days; 1.27 lakh new cases | India News

[ad_1] NEW DELHI: India on Tuesday recorded less than 3,000 new Covid-19 deaths in the last 24 hours, the lowest single-day rise in 34 days. The daily case count also continued the downward trend to 1.27 lakh new cases in a day. Daily deathsWith 2,795 Covid-19 deaths in the last …

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MA COVID Risk Map Shows 2 Red Zone Towns – NBC Boston

[ad_1] There were once hundreds of Massachusetts communities at the highest risk of coronavirus transmission. Now there are just two. The town-by-town coronavirus data released Thursday showed two communities in the high-risk red zone, down from six last week. The figure has declined for weeks; the most communities in the …

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Ontario reports 2,584 new coronavirus cases and 24 deaths; ICU occupancy remains elevated

[ad_1] Ontario reported more than 2,500 new COVID-19 cases and 24 additional deaths on Saturday, as intensive care capacity continues to remain elevated. Provincial health officials logged 2,584 new coronavirus infections today, marking the sixth straight day where cases are below 3,000. The province reported 2,362 cases on Friday, 2,759 …

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MA COVID Risk Map Shows 6 Red Zone Towns – NBC Boston

[ad_1] The number of Massachusetts communities at the highest risk of coronavirus transmission is in the single digits after dropping by more than half since last week. The town-by-town coronavirus data released Thursday showed six communities in the high-risk red zone, down from 13 last week. The figure has declined …

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COVID-19 Changed Science Forever – The Atlantic

[ad_1] This article was published online on December 14, 2020. 1. In fall of 2019, exactly zero scientists were studying COVID‑19, because no one knew the disease existed. The coronavirus that causes it, SARS‑CoV‑2, had only recently jumped into humans and had been neither identified nor named. But by the …

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Photos: The Reality of the Current Coronavirus Surge

[ad_1] As the number of cases of COVID-19 worldwide nears 65 million, and the number of deaths attributed to the disease approaches 1.5 million, many countries are enduring a crushing surge in numbers. The toll on health-care workers, families, and the victims of the disease has been enormous. Gathered below …

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Mass. Gov. Baker to Provide Coronavirus Update – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker was set to provide an update on the state’s coronavirus response, Tuesday, as the administration attempts to get students back in schools while slowing the spread of the coronavirus. Baker was set to hold a press conference at 2:30 p.m. The scheduled remarks come after …

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The Changes to Massachusetts’ Town-by-Town Coronavirus Data, Explained – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts last week rolled out changes to its color-coded coronavirus risk data, a move that shifted many communities out of the state’s highest-risk “red zone.” The changes led to a steep drop in the number of municipalities designated as “red,” from 121 to 16. Designation in the red category …

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These 5 Numbers Illustrate the Rise of Coronavirus Case in Massachusetts – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Health experts are expressing concern about the rising number of coronavirus cases in Massachusetts as more towns and cities enter the state’s “red zone” of high-risk communities. On Thursday, health officials added nearly two dozen communities to the list of high-risk towns, impacting their ability to participate in Phase …

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