Tag Archives: Disease outbreaks

President-elect Joe Biden to announce Covid task force on Monday

[ad_1] President-elect Joe Biden is expected on Monday to announce the members of his coronavirus task force, who will be charged with crafting a plan to curb the spread of the coronavirus as it reaches record-high levels. The task force will be co-chaired by former Surgeon General Vivek Murthy, former …

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The Latest: New Delhi sees sharp surge in coronavirus cases | Govt-and-politics

[ad_1] Wichita announced Council Member Brandon Johnson’s positive result Saturday in a tweet. The city says Mayor Brandon Whipple, members of the City Council and some staff, including city manager Robert Layton, must temporarily stay away from city hall. “The City continues to strongly urge all Wichita residents and City …

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The Latest: New Delhi sees sharp surge in coronavirus cases

[ad_1] NEW DELHI — India has reported 45,674 new coronavirus infections, with the capital coping with a sharp surge of nearly 7,000 cases a day this past week. India’s tally of confirmed cases — currently the second largest in the world behind the United States — has exceeded 8.5 million. …

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The Latest: New Delhi sees sharp surge in coronavirus cases

[ad_1] NEW DELHI — India has reported 45,674 new coronavirus infections, with the capital coping with a sharp surge of nearly 7,000 cases a day this past week. India’s tally of confirmed cases — currently the second largest in the world behind the United States — has exceeded 8.5 million. …

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The Latest: Malaysia’s coronavirus cases triple in month | Govt-and-politics

[ad_1] The county’s top elected official, El Paso County Judge Ricardo Samaniego, ordered a two-week shutdown of nonessential activities late last week. In making his decision, Moody pointed out that during the Spanish flu pandemic in the early part of the 20th century, city and county elected officials had authority …

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