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Mexico records 9,295 more coronavirus cases, 213 deaths

[ad_1] MEXICO CITY, Aug 15 (Reuters) – Mexico reported 9,295 more confirmed coronavirus cases on Sunday and 213 additional fatalities, according to health ministry data, bringing the total number of cases to 3,101,266 and the overall death toll to 248,380. (Reporting by Abraham Gonzalez; Writing by Drazen Jorgic) [ad_2] Source …

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Brazil registers 13,957 new cases of coronavirus and 270 new covid-19 deaths-health ministry

[ad_1] SAO PAULO, Aug 15 (Reuters) – Brazil recorded 13,957 new confirmed cases of the coronavirus in the past 24 hours, along with 270 deaths from COVID-19, the Health Ministry said on Saturday. Brazil has registered more than 20 million cases since the pandemic began, while the official death toll …

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The World Needs to Know What Happened at the Wuhan Lab

[ad_1] The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention wasn’t allowed to visit the city of Wuhan, China, or the Wuhan Institute of Virology in early 2020. We’ve been trying to find out why ever since. Had we encountered transparency rather than stonewalling, it wouldn’t have been necessary to put …

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The Latest: CDC warns of high virus risks in northeastern US | Coronavirus

[ad_1] BOSTON — The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Sunday that every county in the states of Connecticut and Massachusetts are the site of high or substantial transmission of the coronavirus. The rise of transmission in the two states mirrors a nationwide and regional trend. Some health …

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Restaurants Become the New Covid-19 Vaccine Enforcers—for Better or Worse

[ad_1] Restaurant managers and hosts are being assigned a new job—vaccination police—and it’s dividing businesses and customers. Some U.S. municipalities are asking restaurants, bars and other businesses to verify patrons’ Covid-19 vaccination status before they can dine or drink indoors, much as some European nations have begun to do. The …

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Mexico records 23,642 new coronavirus cases, 753 more deaths

[ad_1] MEXICO CITY, Aug 14 (Reuters) – Mexico recorded 23,642 more confirmed coronavirus cases and an additional 753 deaths on Saturday, according to health ministry data, bringing the total confirmed number of cases to 3,091,971 and the overall death toll to 248,167. The government has said the real number of …

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Italy reports 34 coronavirus deaths on Saturday, 7,188 new cases

[ad_1] ROME, Aug 14 (Reuters) – Italy reported 34 coronavirus-related deaths on Saturday against 45 the day before, the health ministry said, while the daily tally of new infections declined to 7,188 from 7,409. Italy has registered 128,413 deaths linked to COVID-19 since its outbreak emerged in February last year, …

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New Covid-19 Hospitalizations for 30- to 39-Year-Olds at Record Rate

[ad_1] Hospitalizations of Covid-19 patients in their 30s have hit a new record, U.S. government data show, a sign of the toll that the highly contagious Delta variant is taking among the unvaccinated. Thirty-somethings, who are in prime ages for work and parenting, had largely avoided hospital stays for Covid-19 …

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Germany’s confirmed coronavirus cases rise by 5,644 – RKI

[ad_1] BERLIN, Aug 14 (Reuters) – The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Germany increased by 5,644 to 3,816,285, data from the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) for infectious diseases showed on Saturday. The reported death toll rose by 11 to 91,864, the tally showed. (Reporting by Berlin Newsroom; Editing by …

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The Latest: Japan races to vaccinate as coronavirus surges | Nation & World

[ad_1] TOKYO — The Tokyo Olympics have ended, but cases are still rising amid calls to limit gatherings. On Friday, Tokyo reported 5,773 new cases, surpassing the previous record of 5,042 set last week. Yet many people are ignoring government requests to avoid travel and are gathering at bars and …

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