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Fauci warns U.S. is heading in “wrong direction” as COVID cases skyrocket again

July 27th, 2021
Fauci warns U.S. is heading in “wrong direction” as COVID cases skyrocket again

Dr. Anthony Fauci says the U.S. is heading in the “wrong direction” with the coronavirus pandemic. Cases are skyrocketing, and as Manuel Bojorquez and David Begnaud report, most of those infections are among the unvaccinated. Then, internal medicine physician Dr. Stella Safo joins CBSN’s Elaine Quijano with the day’s coronavirus headlines. Continue To Full Article  Read More

Protests spark across Europe against coronavirus mandates

July 26th, 2021
Protests spark across Europe against coronavirus mandates

Proof of vaccination is becoming law in countries across Europe, but some feel passports infringe on their privacy. Protests popped up across countries, including a violent march in Paris. CBS News senior foreign correspondent Elizabeth Palmer joins “CBSN AM” to talk more about the regulations and how most people feel about them. Continue To Full Article  Read More

Piers Morgan reveals he tested positive for the coronavirus

July 26th, 2021
Piers Morgan reveals he tested positive for the coronavirus

Piers Morgan revealed he recently tested positive for the coronavirus.The broadcaster, 56, explained how he feels he possibly caught the COVID-19 Delta variant at the 2020 Euros soccer finals at London’s Wembley Stadium earlier in July.Morgan detailed how he started to feel sick two days after attending the game, which was flooded with fans, and then a PCR test came back positive. “My confidence that the event would be ‘covid safe’ had disintegrated,” he said.RELATIVES OF UNVACCINATED COVID-19 VICTIMS URGE OTHERS TO SEEK SHOTThe former “Good Morning Britain” host... Read More

Officials in Michigan county used virus money for bonuses

July 22nd, 2021
Officials in Michigan county used virus money for bonuses

Elected officials in a Michigan county gave themselves bonuses with federal relief money related to the coronavirus pandemicByThe Associated PressJuly 22, 2021, 8:11 PM• 3 min readCORUNNA, Mich. — Elected officials in a Michigan county gave themselves $65,000 in bonuses with federal relief money related to the COVID-19 pandemic.The money, described as “hazard pay,” included $25,000 for Jeremy Root, chairman of the Shiawassee County Board of Commissioners.The mostly rural county, between Lansing and Flint, has a population of 68,000.Commissioners — all Republicans — last week voted... Read More

Unlike elsewhere, New Hampshire refunds COVID business fines

July 21st, 2021
Unlike elsewhere, New Hampshire refunds COVID business fines

Three Republican governors opposed efforts this year to absolve businesses for violating public health orders during the coronavirus pandemicBy HOLLY RAMER Associated PressJuly 21, 2021, 1:11 PM• 5 min readCONCORD, N.H. — Three Republican governors opposed efforts this year to absolve businesses for violating public health orders during the coronavirus pandemic. But only in the “Live Free or Die” state have the scofflaws been set free of the fines.In March, Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson vetoed legislation requiring the state to refund about $38,000 in fines imposed on businesses for... Read More

Tennessee vaccine program has ‘critical gaps’ as COVID-19 rebounds

July 20th, 2021
Tennessee vaccine program has ‘critical gaps’ as COVID-19 rebounds

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Covid mars Eid in Indonesia as country becomes Asia’s virus hotspot

July 20th, 2021
Covid mars Eid in Indonesia as country becomes Asia’s virus hotspot

Muslims across Indonesia marked a grim Eid al-Adha festival for a second year Tuesday as the country struggles to cope with a devastating new wave of coronavirus cases and the government has banned large gatherings and toughened travel restrictions.Indonesia is now Asia’s Covid-19 hot spot with the most confirmed daily cases, as infections and deaths have surged over the past three weeks and India’s massive outbreak has waned.Most of Indonesia’s cases are on the densely populated island of Java, where more than half of the country’s 270 million people live. Authorities in... Read More

US Olympic female gymnast tests positive for coronavirus: report

July 19th, 2021
US Olympic female gymnast tests positive for coronavirus: report

An American Olympic female gymnast tested positive for the coronavirus while training in Japan for the upcoming competitions.The gymnast was described as an American teenager but was not initially identified by name, Japan’s public broadcaster NHK reported Monday, citing Olympic officials in Inzai. The U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee said it was an alternate who tested positive.CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COMThe gymnast arrived for the Games at Narita Airport on July 15, according to the report. The gymnast was practicing at Juntendo University in Inzai, located about... Read More

Biden blasted for accusing Facebook of ‘killing people’ over COVID misinformation as WH partners with Big Tech

July 16th, 2021
Biden blasted for accusing Facebook of ‘killing people’ over COVID misinformation as WH partners with Big Tech

Media top headlines July 16 A journalist ripping how the Steele dossier was covered, the White House saying it would work with Facebook to flag ‘misinformation’ on COVID-19, and Rep. Jim Clyburn getting Four Pinocchios for his voter ID claim round out today’s media headlines.President Biden sparked backlash on social media Friday after he accused Facebook of “killing people” – as the White House’s partnership with Big Tech companies to crack down on so-called coronavirus “misinformation” was raising major free-speech concerns among critics. Biden’s... Read More

ESPN’s Jay Williams tests positive for coronavirus, won’t broadcast rest of NBA Finals on ABC

July 16th, 2021
ESPN’s Jay Williams tests positive for coronavirus, won’t broadcast rest of NBA Finals on ABC

ESPN host and analyst Jay Williams won’t broadcast the remaining games of the NBA Finals because he has tested positive for coronavirus. Williams, who in a video posted online said he is vaccinated, is “doing OK.” He will, however, miss the remainder of the NBA Finals in his role as an analyst on ABC’s live on-site studio coverage during games alongside Maria Taylor, Adrian Wojnarowski and Jalen Rose. “The last couple of days for me have been challenging. But I wanted to be the first to tell you guys that you will not see me at Game 5, Game 6 or a potential Game... Read More