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U.S. Congress wrangles over details of coronavirus economic aid as deadline approaches

[ad_1] WASHINGTON, Dec 17 (Reuters) – After months of feuding and with a weekend deadline fast approaching, U.S. congressional negotiators were wrangling over details of a $900 billion COVID-19 aid bill that leaders have vowed to pass before going home this year. The legislation is expected to include $600 to …

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Hospitalizations Down, Over 2.2K New Cases – CBS Baltimore

[ad_1] ANNAPOLIS (WJZ) — Maryland reports 2,217 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours as hospitalizations go down again. >WJZ has a new news app! Download it now!<< There have now been 243,984 total coronavirus cases since the pandemic began. Forty-nine more Marylanders have died from the virus in …

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Daily Wyoming coronavirus update: 246 new cases, 97 new recoveries | Wyoming News

[ad_1] A coronavirus specimen collection kit arrives at the Wyoming Public Health Laboratory in Cheyenne Friday, Sept. 4, to be sorted by the COVID-19 Surge Team for testing at the facility. Any identifying patient information has been edited out of the photo. Cayla Nimmo, Star-Tribune Star-Tribune staff The total number of …

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Pfizer Covid vaccine: 2 Alaska health care workers suffer reactions to vaccine

[ad_1] The hospitalized worker’s reaction was more serious but not life-threatening, doctors said: She felt flushed within the first 10 minutes of receiving the vaccine Tuesday at Bartlett Regional Hospital in Juneau and later reported symptoms including shortness of breath and elevated heart rate. The second Bartlett health care worker …

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As coronavirus aid talks drag on, U.S. Congress prepares stopgap vote to avoid shutdown

[ad_1] By Susan Cornwell, Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) -Negotiations in the U.S. Congress over final details of a $900 billion COVID-19 aid bill could spill into the weekend, requiring another stopgap spending bill to avert a looming government shutdown, Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Thursday. U.S. Senate …

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Michigan coronavirus cases up to 450,776; Death toll now at 11,208

[ad_1] The number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in Michigan has risen to 450,776 as of Thursday, including 11,208 deaths, state officials report. Thursday’s update includes 4,024 new cases and 190 additional deaths, including 125 from a Vital Records review. On Wednesday, the state reported a total of …

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As coronavirus aid talks drag on, U.S. Congress prepares stopgap vote to avoid shutdown

[ad_1] By Susan Cornwell, Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) -Negotiations in the U.S. Congress over final details of a $900 billion COVID-19 aid bill could spill into the weekend, requiring another stopgap spending bill to avert a looming government shutdown, Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Thursday. U.S. Senate …

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Coronavirus stimulus talks set to slip into weekend in Washington as hurdles remain

[ad_1] With agreement elusive on another big coronavirus aid deal, Congress is ready to do what Congress often does – push its deadline back. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell warned on the Senate floor Thursday that it was “highly likely” lawmakers will need to stay beyond Friday and work into …

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US Coronavirus: Nation surpasses 17 million official Covid-19 cases as FDA panel considers Moderna’s vaccine candidate

[ad_1] The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention would need to green-light the vaccine before shots can be administered — and a CDC advisory panel is expected to meet on the matter Saturday, raising the possibility that the Moderna vaccine could be used next week. The recently authorized Pfizer …

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