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Coronavirus Updates: Positivity rate decreases to 6.63% | News

[ad_1] Coronavirus continues to impact the entire country, including Connecticut. Below is a breakdown of developments as they happen: As of Thursday, Gov. Ned Lamont said the state’s positivity rate was at 6.63 percent. There are 1,214 people hospitalized, and 142,979 positive cases have been reported since the beginning of …

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The Latest: China orders mass coronavirus testing in Chengdu | Business

[ad_1] The draft, which still needs to be approved, has a total of six categories grouped according to their risk of serious illness from COVID-19 and the likelihood they might expose others. Teachers belong to the fourth category, while people working in key positions of government, in critical infrastructure and …

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The Latest: China orders mass coronavirus testing in Chengdu | Business

[ad_1] The draft, which still needs to be approved, has a total of six categories grouped according to their risk of serious illness from COVID-19 and the likelihood they might expose others. Teachers belong to the fourth category, while people working in key positions of government, in critical infrastructure and …

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Biden picks Xavier Becerra to lead HHS, coronavirus response | Coronavirus

[ad_1] WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden has picked California Attorney General Xavier Becerra to be his health secretary, putting a defender of the Affordable Care Act in a leading role to oversee his administration’s coronavirus response. Separately, Biden picked a Harvard infectious disease expert, Dr. Rochelle Walensky, to head …

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Nevada sets record with nearly 3,200 additional coronavirus cases | Coronavirus

[ad_1] CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada on Saturday reported a record nearly 3,200 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases and a record number of related hospitalizations. The state reported 3,194 additional known cases and 29 additional deaths, increasing the state’s totals to 165,628 cases and 2,301 deaths. A record 1,729 people …

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CARES money to pay for coronavirus-related expenses going fast as deadline nears | Politics

[ad_1] During the summer, the governor’s office calculated allocations based on population for each of the state’s 586 municipalities and 77 counties. The county allocations were based on the number of residents not living in one of the municipalities. That meant some high-density counties, such as Cleveland County, received relatively …

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Nevada sets record with nearly 3,200 additional virus cases | Coronavirus

[ad_1] CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada on Saturday reported a record nearly 3,200 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases and a record number of related hospitalizations. The state reported 3,194 additional known cases and 29 additional deaths, increasing the state’s totals to 165,628 cases and 2,301 deaths. A record 1,729 people …

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Nearly 3,900 new coronavirus cases reported Saturday | News

[ad_1] The surge in coronavirus cases in the bluegrass state shows no sign of stopping. On Saturday, the governor’s office announced 3,892 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19, setting a new record for the highest weekly case count. “With a day still to go, we have set a new one-week record …

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Coronavirus in Wisconsin: 400,000 cases and rising

[ad_1] MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – Wisconsin passed 400,000 coronavirus cases on Friday, less than 10 months after the virus that causes COVID-19 first arrived here. The state has now seen 404,555 positive coronavirus test results since February 5 after the Wisconsin Department of Health Services reported another 4,847 cases. That’s …

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COVID-19 deaths pass 3,500; death rate rising again

[ad_1] MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – Wisconsin passed 3,500 deaths from COVID-19 with Wednesday’s report from the state Department of Health Services. The DHS recorded 82 more deaths, the fourth-highest loss this month. The state is losing an average 46 people a day to COVID-19, and the death rate climbed back …

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