Coronavirus vaccine

Mass. city tries to boost COVID-19 vaccination rate with 'Vaccine Block Party'

Mass. city tries to boost COVID-19 vaccination rate with 'Vaccine Block Party'

26 minutes ago   |   WCVB

City leaders are already calling it a success, saying it achieved its intended purpose of making vaccines more festive than clinical.
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Officials in Mass. city offer affordable rabies vaccine clinic for pets

Officials in Mass. city offer affordable rabies vaccine clinic for pets

26 minutes ago   |   WCVB

Organizers wanted to make the clinic as accessible as possible, so keeping the costs low was important.
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For the first time in more than a year, 2 million people go through US airports

For the first time in more than a year, 2 million people go through US airports

42 minutes ago   |   WISN

Airline bookings have been picking up since around February, as more Americans were vaccinated against COVID-19 and - at least within the United States - travel restrictions...
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Public events, incentives helping to get COVID-19 shots in people's arms

Public events, incentives helping to get COVID-19 shots in people's arms

1 hour ago   |   WRAL

Following Gov. Roy Cooper's announcement of a vaccine lottery, more North Carolinians are taking a chance at winning $1 million by getting a COVID-19 shot.
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Massachusetts reports lowest ever number of coronavirus patients in hospitals

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Massachusetts health officials on Saturday reported a new pandemic low for the total number of coronavirus patients in hospitals across the state, as COVID hospitalizations...
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New York's COVID-19 positivity rate hits a new national low

New York's COVID-19 positivity rate hits a new national low

2 hours ago   |   New York Post

New York's coronavirus positivity rate has reached a new milestone at 0.44 percent, the lowest in the nation, Gov. Cuomo announced.
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COVID-19 hospitalizations in Mass. drop below 150 for first time in nearly 10 months

COVID-19 hospitalizations in Mass. drop below 150 for first time in nearly 10 months

2 hours ago   |   WCVB

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health has released the latest COVID-19 vaccine and case numbers for the state.
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A shot at free admission: Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium host vaccine clinic with a one-time special

A shot at free admission: Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium host vaccine clinic with a one-time special

3 hours ago   |   WTAE

The Allegheny County Health Department is partnering with the zoo to host a COVID-19 vaccination clinic on June 19.
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‘Non-working week' declared in Moscow as COVID-19 cases jump

3 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Mayor says the spread of the coronavirus infection 'has sharply deteriorated' in the Russian capital.
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Stay protected while traveling with the first and only FDA-cleared mask

Stay protected while traveling with the first and only FDA-cleared mask

4 hours ago   |   New York Post

While COVID-19 vaccinations have proven effective against that specific virus, the flu is still something people have to worry about, and masks can still prevent infection when...
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Severe thunderstorm warning for Ripley County, Indiana

Severe thunderstorm warning for Ripley County, Indiana

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Yankees' Luis Severino exits rehab start with new injury worry

Yankees' Luis Severino exits rehab start with new injury worry

Luis Severino had to be helped off the field in the second inning of his rehab start on Saturday with an apparent foot injury. Read more ...

Nets' Harden out, Green questionable for Game 4 at Milwaukee

Nets' Harden out, Green questionable for Game 4 at Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE - The Brooklyn Nets again won't have James Harden but could have forward Jeff Green back for Game 4 of their second-round playoff series with the Milwaukee Bucks on... Read more ...

DeGrom tosses, Mets expect ace to make next scheduled start

DeGrom tosses, Mets expect ace to make next scheduled start

NEW YORK - Two-time National League Cy Young Award winner Jacob deGrom is expected to make his next scheduled start for the New York Mets despite having to leave his most... Read more ...

Former Twins Pitcher Jim ‘Mudcat' Grant Dies At 85

Former Twins Pitcher Jim ‘Mudcat' Grant Dies At 85

MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Twins announced on Saturday that former pitcher Jim “Mudcat” Grant died at the age of 85. He spent four years with the Twins, and led the 1965 team... Read more ...

TSA screens over 2 million passengers in a single day for the first time...

TSA screens over 2 million passengers in a single day for the first time since March 2020

The Transportation Security Administration screened more than 2 million passengers on Friday, and for the first time since March 2020. “The growing number of travelers... Read more ...

Carjacker returns 3-year-old to woman he stole car from

Carjacker returns 3-year-old to woman he stole car from

CHICAGO - A man who carjacked a woman's SUV in Humboldt Park returned to the scene of the crime moments later after realizing the woman's 3-year-old daughter was in the... Read more ...

French Open Lookahead: Djokovic vs Tsitsipas in men's final

French Open Lookahead: Djokovic vs Tsitsipas in men's final

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Euro 2021: Denmark vs. Finland suspended after Christian Eriksen collapses...

Euro 2021: Denmark vs. Finland suspended after Christian Eriksen collapses on the field

Scary scenes at the Parken Stadium in Copenhagen as Christian Eriksen Read more ...

Illinois health officials announce 268 new cases of COVID-19, 15 deaths

Illinois health officials announce 268 new cases of COVID-19, 15 deaths

CHICAGO - The Illinois Department of Public Health on Saturday reported 268 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 in the state, including 15 additional deaths. Health... Read more ...