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Covid-19 USA

US opens COVID boosters to all adults, urges them for 50+

Under the new rules, anyone 18 or older can choose either a Pfizer or Moderna booster six months after their last dose

20 Nov 2021 3:32 PM

US lifts pandemic travel ban, opens doors to visitors after nearly 2 years

Travellers who can show proof of vaccination against COVID-19 and have had a recent, negative viral test can again fly to the US now

08 Nov 2021 4:57 PM

US to lift all travel restrictions for fully vaccinated foreign nationals

Fully vaccinated travellers will continue to be required to show a pre-departure negative test taken within three days of travel to the US

05 Nov 2021 5:13 PM

Georgia massage parlor shootings leave 8 dead

Four of the victims who died were women of Korean descent, as a 21-year-old man suspected in the shootings was taken into custody

17 Mar 2021 2:53 PM

New York schools to open statewide, with caution

Many NY districts have planned to start the year with in-person classes only a few days a week, while learning at home the rest of the time

08 Aug 2020 12:22 PM

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US to end reliance on China, other nations for pharmaceuticals and medical supply

Trump said he had signed a new executive order to ensure that when it comes to essential medicines, the US buys from American sources

07 Aug 2020 10:47 AM

US strikes a $2 billion deal for 100 million doses of coronavirus vaccine

The agreement calls for US to pay Sanofi and GlaxoSmithKline up to $2.1 billion to supply it with enough vaccines for 50 million people

01 Aug 2020 9:51 AM

Coronavirus deaths surpass 150,000 in US, nearly a quarter of world’s total

The increase of 10,000 deaths in 11 days is the fastest in the United States since early June

29 Jul 2020 10:03 PM

Nobody likes me: Trump complains about Fauci's popularity

Trump said he and others in his administration deserved praise for their handling of the virus, not just Fauci

29 Jul 2020 9:35 AM

Trump is too busy fighting the virus to throw first pitch at Yankees game

Trump tweeted Sunday that he won't be able to make the trip because of his 'strong focus on the coronavirus, vaccines and the economy

27 Jul 2020 1:12 PM

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US labs buckle under pressure as testing surge

Over 700,000 people are tested per day in US, while California and Florida states still top the charts with highest number of infections

23 Jul 2020 4:32 PM

US coronavirus deaths top 100,000 as country reopens

In three months, more Americans have died from Covid than the Korean War, Vietnam War and the US conflict in Iraq from 2003-2011 combined

28 May 2020 8:20 AM

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