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Mexico posts 1,175 more coronavirus cases, 39 more deaths

[ad_1] FILE PHOTO: People wearing face masks walk along a street as Mexico City’s authorities announce a full reopening of the city come Monday, the first time since the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, Mexico June 4, 2021. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico reported 1,175 new confirmed cases of …

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The Latest: Vermont lifts remaining COVID-19 restrictions

[ad_1] MONTPELIER, Vt. — Vermont Gov. Phil Scott on Monday lifted all remaining COVID-19 restrictions after the state reached the milestone of 80% of eligible residents getting at least one dose of the vaccine. The governor said: “Vermonters met this difficult moment from the very start.” Scott had said he …

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England now says it won’t relax coronavirus restrictions until July 19

[ad_1] LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has confirmed that the next planned relaxation of coronavirus restrictions in England will be delayed by four weeks until July 19 as a result of the spread of the delta variant. In a press briefing Monday, Johnson said he is “confident …

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Italy reports 36 coronavirus deaths on Monday, 907 new cases

[ad_1] MILAN, June 14 (Reuters) – Italy reported 36 coronavirus-related deaths on Monday against 26 the day before, the health ministry said, while the daily tally of new infections fell to 907 from 1,390. Italy has registered 127,038 deaths linked to COVID-19 since its outbreak emerged in February last year, …

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UK Covid live: Speaker says sidelining of Commons over England lockdown delay ‘totally unacceptable’ | Politics

[ad_1] A total of 37,729 new cases of coronavirus were recorded in England in the seven days to 9 June, according to Public Health England. This is the equivalent of 67.0 cases per 100,000 people: the highest level since 2 March, when the rate stood at 69.6. It is still …

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S.Korea eases COVID-19 restrictions on concerts, sports games

[ad_1] SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea began easing restrictions on large concerts and sports events on Monday after announcing last week it would loosen a series of coronavirus curbs as the country pushes ahead with its vaccination drive. FILE PHOTO: Women wearing masks to avoid contracting the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) …

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Novavax: Large study finds COVID-19 shot about 90% effective

[ad_1] Vaccine maker Novavax says its shot is highly effective against COVID-19 and also protects against variants By LINDA A. JOHNSON AP Medical Writer June 14, 2021, 10:10 AM • 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article Vaccine maker Novavax said Monday its shot was highly effective …

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Russia reports 13,721 daily COVID-19 cases, 371 deaths

[ad_1] FILE PHOTO: Medical specialists wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) rest on stairs outside a hospital during their working shift amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in the city of Tver, Russia May 28, 2020. Picture taken May 28, 2020. REUTERS/Tatyana Makeyeva MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia reported 13,721 new coronavirus …

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BRIEF-U.S. CDC Reports Total Deaths Of 597,195 Due To Coronavirus As Of Yesterday Versus 596,971 In Previous Report On June 12

[ad_1] June 14 (Reuters) – * U.S. CDC REPORTS TOTAL DEATHS OF 597,195 DUE TO CORONAVIRUS AS OF YESTERDAY VERSUS 596,971 IN PREVIOUS REPORT ON JUNE 12 * U.S. CDC REPORTS TOTAL NOVEL CORONAVIRUS CASES OF 33,283,781 AS OF YESTERDAY VERSUS 33,272,062 IN PREVIOUS REPORT ON JUNE 12 [ad_2] Source …

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As COVID-19 cases wane, vaccine-lagging areas still see risk | Coronavirus COVID-19 News

[ad_1] JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — New COVID-19 cases are declining across the most of the country, even in some states with vaccine-hesitant populations. But almost all states bucking that trend have lower-than-average vaccination rates, and experts warn that relief from the pandemic could be fleeting in regions where few people …

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