U.S. will not return to COVID-19 lockdowns despite Delta variant risks, Fauci predicts

U.S. will not return to COVID-19 lockdowns despite Delta variant risks, Fauci predicts By Sarah N. Lynch Reuters Posted August 1, 2021 10:15 am 1:25 Delta COVID-19 variant ‘greatest threat’ to U.S. pandemic response: Fauci WATCH ABOVE: Delta COVID-19 variant 'greatest threat' to U.S. pandemic response, Fauci says – Jun 22, 2021 comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item…

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Delta COVID-19 variant surge overshadows Biden’s infrastructure victory

Delta COVID-19 variant surge overshadows Biden’s infrastructure victory By Jonathan Lemire The Associated Press Posted July 31, 2021 9:04 am 3:06 Biden, corporate America launch tactics to get more people vaccinated WATCH: Biden, corporate America launch tactics to get more people vaccinated comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp twitter Share…

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How anti-vaxxers, Delta variant threaten Biden’s COVID-19 strategy

How anti-vaxxers, Delta variant threaten Biden’s COVID-19 strategy By Jeff Mason and Julie Steenhuysen Reuters Posted July 29, 2021 12:32 pm 2:58 COVID-19: Conspiracy theories and vaccine hesitancy WATCH ABOVE: COVID-19: Conspiracy theories and vaccine hesitancy – Jun 24, 2021 comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp twitter Share this item…

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How the Delta variant is reviving COVID-19 surges worldwide

How the Delta variant is reviving COVID-19 surges worldwide By Julie Steenhuysen, Alistair Smout and Ari Rabinovitch Reuters Posted July 26, 2021 3:24 pm 3:06 Delta COVID-19 variant now dominant worldwide, detected in 100 countries: Fauci WATCH: Delta COVID-19 variant now dominant worldwide, detected in 100 countries – Jul 16, 2021 comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on…

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COVID-19 spike, Delta variant concerns keeping U.S. travel rules in place: official

COVID-19 spike, Delta variant concerns keeping U.S. travel rules in place: official By David Shepardson Reuters Posted July 26, 2021 11:29 am     Updated July 26, 2021 2:28 pm 0:33 U.S. keeping travel restrictions amid spread of Delta COVID-19 variant WATCH: White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said on Monday that the United States will keep its travel restrictions…

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Tokyo Olympics opening ceremony director fired over Holocaust joke a day before show

Tokyo Olympics opening ceremony director fired over Holocaust joke a day before show By Mari Saito Reuters Posted July 21, 2021 11:39 pm     Updated July 21, 2021 11:58 pm 2:06 Tokyo Olympics chief won’t rule out last-minute cancellation of Games WATCH: Tokyo Olympics chief won't rule out last-minute cancellation of Games comments Leave a comment facebook Share this…

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Canadian travellers frustrated as U.S. cruise lines won’t recognize mixing-and-matching COVID-19 vaccines

Canadian travellers frustrated as U.S. cruise lines won’t recognize mixing-and-matching COVID-19 vaccines By Julia Wong Global News Posted July 21, 2021 6:29 pm     Updated July 21, 2021 8:50 pm 1:55 Mixed-and-matched COVID-19 vaccines affect Canadian travellers Many Canadians got one COVID-19 vaccine, and then another kind for their second shot, after being told it was a safe thing…

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COVID-19 Delta variant now dominant strain worldwide, U.S. officials say

COVID-19 Delta variant now dominant strain worldwide, U.S. officials say By Carl O’Donnell and Jeff Mason Reuters Posted July 16, 2021 12:48 pm     Updated July 16, 2021 2:12 pm 2:02 COVID-19 resurge could threaten Canada-U.S. border reopening WATCH ABOVE: Delta COVID-19 variant now dominant worldwide, detected in 100 countries, Fauci says comments Leave a comment facebook Share this…

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Los Angeles forced to bring back indoor mask mandate as COVID-19 cases skyrocket

Los Angeles forced to bring back indoor mask mandate as COVID-19 cases skyrocket By Christopher Weber and John Antczak The Associated Press Posted July 15, 2021 9:35 pm 2:02 COVID-19 resurge could threaten Canada-U.S. border reopening WATCH: COVID-19 resurge could threaten Canada-U.S. border reopening comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp…

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COVID-19 has caused nearly 23 million children to miss routine vaccinations: UN

COVID-19 has caused nearly 23 million children to miss routine vaccinations: UN By Stephanie Nebehay Reuters Posted July 14, 2021 8:07 pm View image in full screen FILE – In this Feb. 16, 2019, file photo, Philippine National Red Cross and Health Department volunteers conduct house-to-house measles vaccination to children at an informal settlers community in Manila, Philippines. (AP Photo/Bullit…

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U.S. to begin evacuating Afghans who helped military during war

U.S. to begin evacuating Afghans who helped military during war By Aamer Madhani and Darlene Superville The Associated Press Posted July 14, 2021 12:51 pm 6:48 Biden says US to end Afghanistan military mission on August 31 WATCH: Biden says US to end Afghanistan military mission on Aug. 31. comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp…

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Cuba cracks down on protesters amid anti-government demonstrations

Cuba cracks down on protesters amid anti-government demonstrations By Sarah Marsh and Nelson Acosta Reuters Posted July 13, 2021 10:29 am 5:35 Massive anti-government protests in Cuba; president blames US for unrest WATCH: Massive anti-government protests in Cuba; president blames US for unrest. comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp twitter…

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Pfizer developing booster shot to combat COVID-19 Delta variant

Pfizer developing booster shot to combat COVID-19 Delta variant By Twinkle Ghosh & Sean Boynton Global News Posted July 8, 2021 6:29 pm     Updated July 8, 2021 8:12 pm 1:15 Pfizer medical director says COVID-19 vaccine highly effective against Delta variant WATCH ABOVE: Pfizer medical director says COVID-19 vaccine highly effective against Delta variant – Jun 24, 2021…

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Britain to pull troops out of Afghanistan, Boris Johnson announces

Britain to pull troops out of Afghanistan, Boris Johnson announces By Andrew MacAskill and William James Reuters Posted July 8, 2021 9:42 am     Updated July 8, 2021 10:54 am 4:38 Majority of British troops withdrawn from Afghanistan, PM Johnson says WATCH: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson delivered remarks in the House of Commons on Thursday on the withdrawal…

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Haiti police remain in gun battle with assailants behind president’s assassination

Haiti police remain in gun battle with assailants behind president’s assassination By Andre Paultre Reuters Posted July 8, 2021 2:42 am 2:14 Haiti in state of emergency after President Jovenel Moïse assassinated WATCH: Haiti in state of emergency after President Jovenel Moïse assassinated comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp twitter…

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Haiti President Jovenel Moïse assassinated at home by mercenaries: official

Haiti President Jovenel Moïse assassinated at home by mercenaries: official By Evens Sanon and Danica Coto The Associated Press Posted July 7, 2021 6:34 am     Updated July 7, 2021 1:30 pm 2:07 Haiti President Jovenel Moïse assassinated at home, official says WATCH: Haiti President Jovenel Moïse assassinated at home, official says. comments Leave a comment facebook Share this…

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Canada leads international call urging China to allow UN access in Xinjiang region

Canada leads international call urging China to allow UN access in Xinjiang region By Stephanie Nebehay Reuters Posted June 22, 2021 7:32 am 0:52 Uyghur activist describes family’s disappearance WATCH: Uyghur activist describes family’s disappearance – Mar 31, 2021 comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp twitter Share this item on…

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U.S. Senate unanimously passes bill that would make Juneteenth a federal holiday

U.S. Senate unanimously passes bill that would make Juneteenth a federal holiday By Kevin Freking The Associated Press Posted June 15, 2021 10:12 pm 2:54 Black History Month: The meaning behind Juneteenth WATCH: Black History Month: The meaning behind Juneteenth – Feb 1, 2020 comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp…

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