Vaccine hesitancy

New Zealand expands vaccine mandate to 40% of all workers

47 minutes ago   |   ABC News

New Zealand's government says it will expand a vaccine mandate to include thousands of workers who have close contact with their customers - including those at restaurants...
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St. Paul School Board Chair Jeanelle Foster Recovering From COVID

St. Paul School Board Chair Jeanelle Foster Recovering From COVID

2 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - For the second time, a serious case of COVID-19 is impacting leadership at St. Paul Public Schools. School board chair Jeanelle Foster went to the hospital for...
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How to Vaccinate Africa

2 hours ago   |   Foreign Affairs

America can help but it needs the right partner.
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With the vaccination deadline approaching, NYC's largest police union is suing for unvaccinated officers to continue working

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

In this Oct. 5, 2020, file photo, New York Police Department officers in masks stand during a service at St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York to honor 46 colleagues who have...
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Ron DeSantis insists his police hiring spree has nothing to do with scooping up officers who left their jobs over vaccine requirements

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Gov. Ron DeSantis of Florida. Paul Hennessy/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images DeSantis has been rounding up out-of-state law enforcement officers to join Florida...
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Facebook Yanks Jair Bolsonaro Video Claiming COVID-19 Vaccines Cause AIDS

5 hours ago   |   Time

RIO DE JANEIRO - Facebook and Instagram have removed from their platforms a live broadcast that Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro delivered in which he said people in the U.K...
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Judge: Gag order barring police union boss from bashing vaccine mandate lifted

Judge: Gag order barring police union boss from bashing vaccine mandate lifted

5 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - An order barring the president of the police union from making public statements encouraging members to disobey the city's COVID-19 vaccine mandate expired after a...
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CDC extends cruise line health rules until mid-January

6 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Federal health officials on Monday extended for nearly three more months its rules that cruise ships must follow to sail during the pandemic. The U.S. Centers for...
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Will Boston's next mayor enforce the COVID-19 vaccination mandate?

Will Boston's next mayor enforce the COVID-19 vaccination mandate?

6 hours ago   |   WCVB   |   2 articles

In the final debate before the mayoral election, candidates Michelle Wu and Annissa Essaibi George faced the fact that they may need to penalize or fire hundreds of city employees.
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NorthShore workers sue hospital system, citing religious objections to COVID-19 vaccine mandate

6 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

The lawsuit seeks class-action status.
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