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 2022-05-27 12:20 

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Shanghai lockdown: Residents demand release, and some get it...

Residents in China's largest city of Shanghai have become bolder in demanding the lifting or easing of coronavirus restrictions that have left millions locked up in their compounds for almost two months...

 2022-05-26 20:55 

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US Census Bureau: Big city losses early in COVID pandemic...

Eight of the 10 largest cities in the U.S. lost population during the first year of the coronavirus pandemic...

 2022-05-26 16:50 

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US Census Bureau: Big city losses early in COVID pandemic...

Eight of the 10 largest cities in the U.S. lost population during the first year of the coronavirus pandemic...

 2022-05-26 15:55 

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Dominant coronavirus mutant contains ghost of pandemic past...

The coronavirus mutant that is now dominant in the United States spreads faster than its omicron predecessors, is adept at escaping immunity and might possibly cause more serious disease...

 2022-05-26 14:40 

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WHO: COVID-19 cases mostly drop, except for the Americas...

The World Health Organization says the number of new coronavirus cases and deaths are still falling globally after peaking in January...

 2022-05-25 21:39 

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Coronavirus: Washington Gov. Jay Inslee tests positive for COVID-19...

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has tested positive for COVID-19, his office announced on Wednesday....

 2022-05-25 12:20 

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UK's Johnson 'humbled' but wants to move on from 'partygate'...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has responded to an investigative report on government parties that took place during coronavirus lockdowns by saying he takes "full responsibility for everything that took place."...

 2022-05-24 13:05 

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US births rose last year but still less than before pandemic...

U.S. births bumped up last year, but the number of babies born was still lower than before the coronavirus pandemic...

 2022-05-24 05:15 

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China's bet on homegrown mRNA vaccines holds back nation...

China is trying to navigate its biggest coronavirus outbreak without a tool it could have adopted many months ago, the kind of vaccines that have proven to offer the best protection against the worst outcomes from COVID-19...

 2022-05-23 10:53 

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Coronavirus: Pfizer says 3 COVID-19 vaccine doses protect children under 5...

Pfizer and BioNTech said Monday that three doses of their COVID-19 vaccine offer strong protection for children younger than 5, The Associated Press is reporting....

 2022-05-20 22:17 

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Florida hospital inpatients with COVID-19 jump 24%...

Florida in recent weeks has seen increases in overall numbers of COVID-19 cases, though the numbers remain far lower than early in the year, when the highly contagious omicron variant of the coronavirus swept across the state....

 2022-05-20 15:25 

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The AP Interview: US trade rep. sees opportunity in recovery...

The top U.S. trade negotiator says with world economies all suffering from more than two years of the coronavirus pandemic and global supply problems exacerbated by Russia's invasion of Ukraine, the United States has an "incredible opportunity"...

 2022-05-19 14:30 

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Germany says pandemic not over as court OKs vaccine mandate...

Germany's health minister is warning that the coronavirus pandemic is not over yet...

 2022-05-19 12:40 

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WHO clears China's CanSino COVID vaccine for emergency use...

The World Health Organization has granted an emergency use authorization for the coronavirus vaccine made by China's CanSino Biologics...

 2022-05-19 10:40 

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WHO: COVID deaths dropped by 21% last week but cases rising...

The number of coronavirus deaths globally dropped by about 21% in the past week while cases rose in most parts of the world, according to the World Health Organization...

 2022-05-18 14:15 

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Eric Clapton cancels shows after testing positive for COVID...

Eric Clapton, a critic of coronavirus vaccines and pandemic restrictions, has tested positive for COVID-19 and canceled two upcoming European gigs...

 2022-05-18 13:20 

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Germany OKs more COVID-19 vaccine spending for this fall...

Germany's health minister says the government plans to spend another 830 million euros ($872 million) to buy new coronavirus vaccines that will allow the country to deal with a series of possible variants this fall...

 2022-05-18 00:55 

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WHO: Omicron makes China's 'zero-COVID' policy unsustainable...

The head of the World Health Organization says China's extreme approach to containing the coronavirus is unsustainable because of the highly infectious nature of the omicron variant...

 2022-05-17 22:44 

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Coronavirus: Eric Clapton tests positive for COVID-19...

The guitar legend was warned he could "substantially delay his full recovery" if he continues touring....

 2022-05-17 18:30 

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WHO: 2nd COVID booster for most vulnerable offers benefits...

An expert group convened by the World Health Organization says there may be some benefit to giving a second booster dose of coronavirus vaccine to the most vulnerable people amid the continuing global spread of omicron and its subvariants...

 2022-05-17 15:04 

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FDA authorizes Pfizer’s COVID-19 booster shot for 5- to 11-year-olds...

The FDA authorized the booster for those in the age group that has the lowest coronavirus vaccination rate of all eligible Americans...

 2022-05-17 07:06 

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Coronavirus: 3rd round of free rapid COVID-19 tests available from US government...
 2022-05-16 07:55 

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Shanghai says lockdown to ease as virus spread mostly ends...

Authorities say most of Shanghai has stopped the spread of the coronavirus in the community and fewer than 1 million people remain under strict lockdown...

 2022-05-16 05:55 

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Most of Shanghai has ended virus spread, 1M left in lockdown...

Authorities say most of Shanghai has stopped the spread of the coronavirus in the community and fewer than 1 million people remain under strict lockdown...

 2022-05-14 00:32 

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Coronavirus: North Korea confirms 21 new deaths from rapid spread of COVID-19...

Friday's numbers in North Korea boosted the death toll to 27....

 2022-05-13 20:30 

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Biden urges local leaders to boost public safety spending...

Mayors, police chiefs and other local officials have visited the White House to share with President Joe Biden how they are spending money from the $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package on policing and public safety programs...

 2022-05-13 09:30 

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Biden to urge local leaders to boost public safety spending...

Mayors, police chiefs and other local officials are going to the White House to share with President Joe Biden how they are spending money from the $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package on policing and public safety programs...

 2022-05-13 08:10 

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Coronavirus: 6 dead from fevers after North Korea acknowledges COVID-19 outbreak...

At least one of the six people who died tested positive for the omicron variant of COVID-19, state media reported....

 2022-05-13 07:45 

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LEADING OFF: Pitch coach Willis to guide virus-hit Guardians...

Cleveland pitching coach Carl Willis will serve as the team's acting manager when the coronavirus-hampered Guardians start a three-game series against the Twins at Target Field...

 2022-05-13 04:35 

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Biden meeting with mayors, police chiefs on Friday...

President Joe Biden is meeting Friday with mayors, police chiefs and local public officials to discuss how cities are using funds from the $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package on policing and public safety programs...

 2022-05-12 22:50 

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LEADING OFF: Pitch coach Willis to guide virus-hit Guardians...

Cleveland pitching coach Carl Willis will serve as the team's acting manager when the coronavirus-hampered Guardians start a three-game series against the Twins at Target Field...

 2022-05-12 19:05 

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Biden to meet with mayors, police chiefs on Friday...

President Joe Biden will meet Friday with mayors, police chiefs and local public officials to discuss how cities are using funds from the $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package on policing and public safety programs...

 2022-05-12 10:00 

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WHO: COVID-19 falling everywhere, except Americas and Africa...

The World Health Organization says the number of new coronavirus cases reported worldwide has continued to fall except in the Americas and Africa...

 2022-05-12 09:43 

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Coronavirus: White House says US reaches 1M COVID-19 deaths...

The nationwide coronavirus death toll has reached 1 million, the White House said in a statement early Thursday....

 2022-05-12 08:34 

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Coronavirus: North Korea acknowledges 1st COVID-19 outbreak, orders lockdown...

As of March 31, North Korea had not reported any cases of COVID-19 to the World Health Organization; however, foreign experts have strong doubts about the country's claims of zero infections....

 2022-05-12 07:20 

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LEADING OFF: Francona, Guardians hit with virus outbreak...

The Cleveland Guardians are dealing with a COVID-19 outbreak that has sidelined manager Terry Francona and several of the team's coaches, prompting the first coronavirus-related postponement in Major League Baseball this season...

 2022-05-12 03:55 

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Creeping COVID-19 cases result in few schools mask mandates...

U.S. coronavirus cases are up, leading a smattering of school districts, especially in the Northeast, to bring back mask recommendations and requirements...

 2022-05-12 02:45 

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North Korea confirms 1st COVID outbreak, Kim orders lockdown...

North Korea has confirmed its first coronavirus infections of the pandemic after holding for more than two years to a widely doubted claim of a perfect record keeping out the virus that has spread to nearly every place in the world...

 2022-05-12 01:25 

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LEADING OFF: Francona, Guardians hit with virus outbreak...

The Cleveland Guardians are dealing with a COVID-19 outbreak that has sidelined manager Terry Francona and several of the team's coaches, prompting the first coronavirus-related postponement in Major League Baseball this season...

 2022-05-12 00:50 

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North Korea raises alarm after confirming 1st COVID-19 case...

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has called for his country to raise its COVID-19 preventive measures to maximum levels as the country announced its first coronavirus infection more than two years into the pandemic...

 2022-05-11 22:19 

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Coronavirus: Cleveland Guardians’ game against White Sox postponed over COVID-19...

Manager Terry Francona will also miss the Guardians' weekend series against the Minnesota Twins....

 2022-05-11 20:05 

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Creeping COVID-19 cases result in few schools mask mandates...

U.S. coronavirus cases are up, leading a smattering of school districts, especially in the Northeast, to bring back mask recommendations and requirements...

 2022-05-11 12:20 

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US casinos had best month ever in March, winning $5.3B...

Inflation may be soaring, supply chains are snarled and the coronavirus just won't go away...

 2022-05-11 09:55 

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EU lifts mask requirement for air travel as pandemic ebbs...

European Union authorities say the bloc will no longer require masks to be worn at airports and on planes starting next week amid the easing of coronavirus restrictions...

 2022-05-10 15:15 

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Emirates to start paying back Dubai for its $4B lifeline...

Long-haul carrier Emirates plans to use projected profits from this fiscal year to pay back the Dubai government for some of the roughly $4 billion it pumped into the beleaguered airline during the height of the coronavirus pandemic...

 2022-05-10 06:45 

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Shanghai disinfects homes, closes all subways in COVID fight...

Teams in white protective suits are going into the homes of coronavirus-infected people to spray disinfectant as Shanghai tries to root out an omicron outbreak under China's strict "zero-COVID" strategy...

 2022-05-09 20:10 

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Fed: Inflation, Ukraine biggest threats to financial system...

The Federal Reserve no longer views the coronavirus pandemic as the biggest threat to the global financial system...

 2022-05-09 16:05 

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UK Labour leader says he'll quit if fined for office beer...

The leader of Britain's main opposition party says he will resign if he is fined by police for having a beer and food with colleagues while the U.K. was under coronavirus restrictions...

 2022-05-09 13:50 

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Stocks open lower on Wall Street, extending a losing streak...

Stocks are opening lower on Wall Street, following a highly turbulent week for markets with more losses as traders see little relief in sight for their current list of worries: coronavirus lockdowns in China, looming interest rates hikes and inflationary ...

 2022-05-09 13:15 

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Pulitzer Prizes for 2021 journalism, arts to be announced...

The Pulitzer Prizes are set Monday to honor the best journalism from a tumultuous year that saw an insurrection, the frantic end of the United States' longest war and fallout from the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and catastrophic climate change...

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