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Gloucester County officials say second-dose COVID-19 vaccine appointments will start soon

15 minutes ago   |   ABC

A number of New Jersey residents braved the cold and rain Tuesday as they waited, in most cases, for their first round of COVID-19 vaccine.
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Should you be wearing two masks? Here's what Dr. Fauci says

Should you be wearing two masks? Here's what Dr. Fauci says

29 minutes ago   |   WGN TV

As the coronavirus continues to cut a steady path across the U.S., some are wondering what they can do to protect themselves from the virus and variants, in addition to...
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Vaccine could be behind decrease in outbreaks, officials say

Vaccine could be behind decrease in outbreaks, officials say

31 minutes ago   |   WMUR

New Hampshire health officials announced Tuesday there were no new outbreaks of COVID-19 this week at long-term care and other congregate living facilities, and a dozen...
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Federal funds could help address health care workforce shortage

Federal funds could help address health care workforce shortage

31 minutes ago   |   WMUR

New Hampshire is experiencing a health care workforce shortage, especially in rural communities, and now, the federal government is helping address the issue.
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Free COVID-19 testing site to open in Cumberland County

Free COVID-19 testing site to open in Cumberland County

53 minutes ago   |   WGAL

The Department of Health says a coronavirus testing clinic will be held Thursday through Monday in Carlisle.
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Kentucky confirms first 2 cases of UK COVID-19 variant in commonwealth

Kentucky confirms first 2 cases of UK COVID-19 variant in commonwealth

57 minutes ago   |   WLKY

Kentucky has confirmed its first two cases of the COVID-19 variant from the United Kingdom, health officials announced Tuesday.
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Lawmakers challenge Cuomo's vaccination plan for the disabled

1 hour ago   |   Times Union

Four state lawmakers from the Capital Region are urging Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo to "re-prioritize" the administration of coronavirus vaccines as many health care and other...
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RTP Foundation 'happy to host' as Durham vets sites for mass COVID-19 vaccination

RTP Foundation 'happy to host' as Durham vets sites for mass COVID-19 vaccination

1 hour ago   |   WRAL

Durham Public Health Director Rodney Jenkins said the state of North Carolina and Fidelity are close to reaching an agreement for a site in the county.
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Black Patients With COVID-19 And Type I Diabetes Have Increased Risk For Complications, Study Shows

1 hour ago   |   News One

Black people with type I diabetes who contract COVID-19 are four times more likely to be hospitalized for diabetic ketoacidosis, according to a new study. Authored by Dr...
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Chicago Teachers Push For Safe And Equitable Return To In-Person Classes

Chicago Teachers Push For Safe And Equitable Return To In-Person Classes

1 hour ago   |   News One

Expressing pandemic related safety concerns, teachers in Chicago want to continue teaching remotely despite the district's push for in-person classes. The Chicago Teachers...
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Rand Paul: Impeaching Trump 'antithesis of unity'

Rand Paul: Impeaching Trump 'antithesis of unity'

Senators will take an oath Tuesday to ensure "impartial justice" as jurors in Donald Trump's historic impeachment trial, proceedings that will test Republican loyalty to the... Read more ...

Biden administration to boost vaccine supply next week

Biden administration to boost vaccine supply next week

The Biden administration is giving states an approximately 17% boost in vaccine next week following complaints around the U.S. of severe shortages. Read more ...

Biden called Putin to discuss his ‘malign actions,' Navalny, Psaki says

Biden called Putin to discuss his ‘malign actions,' Navalny, Psaki says

President Biden on Tuesday called Russian President Vladimir Putin to put him on notice about his “malign actions,” White House press secretary Jen Psaki said. Psaki said that... Read more ...

DOJ rescinds 'zero tolerance' immigration rule

DOJ rescinds 'zero tolerance' immigration rule

The Justice Department has rescinded a Trump-era memo that established a "zero tolerance" enforcement policy for migrants crossing the U.S.-Mexico border illegally, which... Read more ...

Martha Stewart launches line of CBD-infused dog treats

Martha Stewart launches line of CBD-infused dog treats

Martha Stewart wants to help pet owners turn dog days into dog daze. Read more ...

Judge Orders Sex Tapes Allegedly Of Patriots Owner Robert Kraft Destroyed

Judge Orders Sex Tapes Allegedly Of Patriots Owner Robert Kraft Destroyed

Misdemeanor solicitation charges against Kraft and other men were dropped last year after a Florida appeals court ruled that the videos were not admissible as evidence. Read more ...

Senate rejects GOP motion to dismiss Trump impeachment trial

Senate rejects GOP motion to dismiss Trump impeachment trial

The Senate has rejected a Republican attempt to dismiss Donald Trump's historic second impeachment trial, a vote that allows the case on “incitement of insurrection” to move... Read more ...

Apple issues new warning: Keep your iPhone at least 6 inches away from your...

Apple issues new warning: Keep your iPhone at least 6 inches away from your pacemaker

Apple is warning customers that its smartphones could interfere with medical devices. Read more ...

California's unemployment fraud tops $11 billion; could be more, department says

California's unemployment fraud tops $11 billion; could be more, department says

The state paid out $114 billion in claims so far and says 10% of that is fraud, amounting to $11 billion. Read more ...

School creates scholarship for teacher who died due to COVID-19

School creates scholarship for teacher who died due to COVID-19

The community was able to raise nearly $10,000 in honor of Jason Englert, who was a new teacher to the district. Read more ...