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Photos: Biden hosts Macron for state dinner

US President Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden greet French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife, Brigitte Macron, as they arrive for a State Dinner at the White House in Washington, DC, on Thursday, December 1. SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images Updated 2000 GMT (0400 HKT) December 02, 2022 Produced by CNN Digital’s Photo Team President […]

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WORLD

LA County set to reinstate indoor-mask mandate as COVID surges

Here we go again. Los Angeles County is set to reinstate indoor-mask mandates as local COVID-19 infections and related hospital admissions continue to surge. “There is this common line of thinking that the pandemic is over and COVID is no longer of concern, but these numbers clearly demonstrate that COVID is still with us,” County Public […]

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Los Angeles COVID: Indoor mask requirement in LA County could return as COVID-19 cases keep surging

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — COVID-19 infections continue surging in Los Angeles County, with the rising rates of new cases and hospital admissions again pushing the county into the “medium” COVID activity level, the public health director said Thursday, adding that another indoor masking mandate could be imposed soon. County Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer said […]

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UK to face ‘prolonged period’ of excess deaths following pandemic, say health chiefs

Britain will face a “prolonged period” of excess deaths after operations were cancelled and people avoided the NHS during the pandemic, Sir Chris Whitty and Sir Patrick Vallance have said. The Chief Medical Officer (CMO) for England and Chief Scientific Adviser made the comments in a co-authored technical report on the Covid-19 pandemic in the […]

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Matt Hancock reveals ‘bonkers’ plan to free thousands of prisoners during Covid

Despite his opposition, officials continued to agitate for the plan for a further fortnight. Writing on April 3, Mr Hancock said: “Officials are still insisting that justice secretary Rob Buckland wants to release thousands of non-violent prisoners to take the pressure off the system.  “I keep writing ‘no’ in large letters on submissions asking me […]

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BUSINESS

FDA pulls antibody bebtelovimab because not effective against omicron BQ.1

CNBC Health & Science Read CNBC’s latest global health coverage: An Eli Lilly and Company pharmaceutical manufacturing plant is pictured at 50 ImClone Drive in Branchburg, New Jersey, March 5, 2021. Mike Segar | Reuters A key monoclonal antibody used to treat people with weak immune systems who catch Covid is no longer authorized for […]

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HEALTH

Data: Long Island has NY’s highest rate for COVID-19 reinfection

Long Island is home to the highest weekly COVID-19 reinfection rate in New York, according to the latest data from the state health department. Statistics show 2,019 people in Nassau and Suffolk counties with a previous COVID-19 infection tested positive in the week starting Nov. 21. That comes to a 10.2 infection rate per 100,000 people, topping New […]

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GOP lawmakers demanding vote on ending the military COVID-19 vaccine mandate – News 19 WLTX

GOP lawmakers demanding vote on ending the military COVID-19 vaccine mandate  News 19 WLTX GOP senators demand vote on military vaccine mandate in exchange for advancing NDAA  Fox News House conservatives draw red lines on must-pass defense spending bill  Yahoo News View Full Coverage on Google News

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HEALTH

RSV, flu and colds: How to tell when your child is too sick for school

CNN  —  A sniffle, a sneeze or a cough can set off alarm bells these days for families with young children. Mother of two Vickie Leon said her kids, ages 4 and 2, can sometimes go a month or two without bringing anything back from day care. Then there are times when it seems the […]

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