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Epidemiologist Larry Brilliant on delta variant, vaccinations

[ad_1] The pandemic is not coming to an end soon — given that only a small proportion of the world population has been vaccinated against Covid-19, a well-known epidemiologist told CNBC. Dr. Larry Brilliant, an epidemiologist who was part of the World Health Organization’s team that helped eradicate smallpox, said …

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US officials show support for COVID vaccine mandates amid surge | Coronavirus pandemic News

[ad_1] The nation is now averaging more than 100,000 new cases per day as the highly contagious Delta variant continues to spread. The top infectious disease expert in the United States and the head of the nation’s second-largest teachers’ union have expressed support for local coronavirus vaccine mandates, as the …

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US now averaging 100,000 daily COVID infections as Delta surges | Coronavirus pandemic News

[ad_1] The United States is now averaging 100,000 new COVID-19 infections per day, returning to a milestone last seen during the winter surge as health officials urge people to get vaccinated to stem a surging spread of the Delta variant. Across the country, 70.6 percent of adults have received at …

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US Coronavirus: Officials split on masking up children in schools as pediatric hospitals fill up with Covid-19 patients

A student raises their hand in a classroom at Tussahaw Elementary School in McDonough, Georgia. Most states are leaving it up to local schools to decide whether to require masks.

[ad_1] CNN —   The polarization surrounding mask mandates is deepening as some state and local officials spar on how to approach face coverings protocols in schools, a debate unfolding as more children contract Covid-19. In Florida, which as the second-highest rate of new cases per capita after Louisiana, children’s …

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Wells Fargo delays return-to-office plans until October

[ad_1] Wells Fargo signage on May 5th, 2021 in New York City. Bill Tompkins | Michael Ochs Archives | Getty Images Wells Fargo has pushed back plans for employees to return to corporate offices by a month in response to the rise in U.S. coronavirus cases. The bank is now …

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