BOSTON (WWLP) – Governor Charlie Baker announced on Tuesday that he is activating the National Guard to help schools test students for COVID-19. Up to 200 members of the Massachusetts National Guard will be assisting to support COVID-19 testing in K-12 schools. Baker’s executive order […]
Day: October 12, 2021
What’s wrong with the claim that vaccinated people can spread COVID-19 just as readily as the unvaccinated
Early this summer, as the number of Minnesotans reaching full vaccination status increased rapidly and COVID-19 case numbers dropped, things seemed to be looking better in the pandemic forecast. Many Minnesotans who hadn’t traveled or gone to the grocery store maskless in more than a […]
RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC/WJLA) — The Richmond City Health District has confirmed to 8News the commonwealth’s ninth COVID-19 death in the 10-19 age group on Tuesday. ABC-affiliate WJLA said officials with the Virginia Department of Health said that a 19-year-old died in the RCHD. This is […]
Most of the rest of the United States has seen cases decline in recent weeks, but North Dakota’s surge continues. The state ranks third nationally in cases per capita over the last week behind only Alaska and Montana. The following are COVID-19 case rates, deaths, […]
While infection rates are plummeting in the South, causing national metrics to fall, some states in colder climates are beginning to see an uptick in cases, despite some impressive vaccination rates. Former FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb told CNN on Monday,” “You’re starting to see […]
COVID-19: ‘A slap in the face’ – Families of pandemic victims attack MPs’ report and call for judge-led inquiry
Families of COVID-19 victims have attacked an MPs’ report into government failings during the pandemic as “laughable” and a “slap in the face” – and say a judicial inquiry is needed to get to the truth. The report said decisions on lockdowns and social distancing […]
According to NHS data, between Fareham, Gosport, Havant and East Hampshire, there were 117,077 check-ins on the NHS Covid-19 app for the week ending July 14.
Of those, 3,548,037 were first doses and 3,477,623 were second doses. Some 236,035 were single doses.
In this article BBY Best Buy said Tuesday that it agreed to acquire Current Health, a U.K. tech company that helps with remote patient monitoring and telehealth. Financial terms weren’t disclosed. Best Buy expects the deal to close by the end of the fiscal year, […]
Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly told CNBC on Tuesday he believes businesses should not impose Covid vaccine mandates on their employees, but he said his company is doing so to comply with federal rules put in place by the Biden administration. “I’ve never been in […]