Tag: coronavirus


North Carolina deputy, 26, dies one day after testing positive for COVID-19

North Carolina deputy Lakiya Rouse is being mourned by family and friends In a shocking turn of events, it has been confirmed that a 26-year-old deputy in North Carolina has…

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Fox News president, anchors quarantine after virus exposure: report

A group of Fox News staff were advised to quarantine after traveling on the same aircraft as someone who later tested positive for COVID-19. After a flight from New York…

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Coronavirus deaths are rising again in the US, as feared

With Election Day just over a week away, average deaths per day across the country are up 10% over the past two weeks, from 721 to nearly 794 as of…

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Health agency halts Santa Claus coronavirus vaccine plan

The Trump administration’s vaccine effort has been criticized over what is viewed as political interference According to a report in the Wall Street Journal, the Department of Health and Human…

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Pregnant women of color more likely to get COVID

The CDC has released information showing that Black and Hispanic women are at a higher risk Pregnant women of color are more likely to get infected with COVID-19 and face…

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Trump aide says ‘we’re not going to control the pandemic’

Close to 8.6 million Americans have contracted the coronavirus since the pandemic began The coronavirus has reached into the heart of the White House once more, less than a week…

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Pence to continue campaigning after ‘close contact’ staff contract coronavirus

Multiple senior aides to the vice president have recently tested positive for COVID-19 While a number of people in Mike Pence‘s inner circle recently tested positive for COVID-19, the vice…

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Irving McPhail, new president of St. Augustine’s University, dies of COVID-19

Several people associated with the HBCU gathered outside his residence to pay their respects to the educator Dr. Irving P. McPhail, who took over as president of St. Augustine’s University…

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Mississippi health official links rise in white virus cases over Black cases to mask views

Mississippi state health officer Dr. Thomas Dobbs says mask wearing has helped slow down the death rate in the Black community At the outset of the pandemic, more African Americans…

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FDA approves first COVID-19 drug: the antiviral remdesivir

The drug cut the time to recovery by five days — from 15 days to 10 on average — in a large study led by the U.S. National Institutes of…

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