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When Omicron emerged, the White House missed chance after chance to limit infections – despite claiming to ‘follow the science.
When Omicron emerged, the White House missed chance after chance to limit infections – despite claiming to ‘follow the science.
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"CVS and Walgreens are temporarily closing some stores in the U.S. this weekend because of staff shortages complicated by the soaring number of people infected with Omicron."
"CVS and Walgreens are temporarily closing some stores in the U.S. this weekend because of staff shortages complicated by the soaring number of people infected with Omicron."
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The Guardian: Covid live: Scotland to lift all restrictions brought in over Omicron variant; Poland expects 60,000 daily cases by _...Read More_
The Guardian: Covid live: Scotland to lift all restrictions brought in over Omicron variant; Poland expects 60,000 daily cases by _...Read More_
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"Hospitalisations among children have witnessed a record rise since the time CDC has started to track the number of admissions in hospitals from August 2020."
"Hospitalisations among children have witnessed a record rise since the time CDC has started to track the number of admissions in hospitals from August 2020."
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The prospect that the omicron variant could interrupt normal cargo-handling operations in China represents the immediate risk, even as that country prepares for the annual Lunar New Year shutdown around Feb. 1. But within weeks, shippers’ _...Read More_
The prospect that the omicron variant could interrupt normal cargo-handling operations in China represents the immediate risk, even as that country prepares for the annual Lunar New Year shutdown around Feb. 1. But within weeks, shippers’ _...Read More_
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Nations around the planet are making a subtle but consequential pivot in their war against the coronavirus: Crushing the virus is no longer the strategy. Many countries are just hoping for a draw.
Nations around the planet are making a subtle but consequential pivot in their war against the coronavirus: Crushing the virus is no longer the strategy. Many countries are just hoping for a draw.
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Companies are bracing for another round of potentially debilitating supply chain disruptions as China, home to about a third of global manufacturing, imposes sweeping lockdowns in an attempt to keep the Omicron variant at bay.
Companies are bracing for another round of potentially debilitating supply chain disruptions as China, home to about a third of global manufacturing, imposes sweeping lockdowns in an attempt to keep the Omicron variant at bay.
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>"The Omicron coronavirus variant is moving much faster than researchers can, worsening a longstanding problem: The agency must make tough decisions with scant data."
>"The Omicron coronavirus variant is moving much faster than researchers can, worsening a longstanding problem: The agency must make tough decisions with scant data."
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>"The Chinese government's unwavering insistence on stamping out any trace of the coronavirus is facing its biggest test yet as authorities grapple with Omicron's quickening spread. And it could cost the world's second largest economy _...Read More_
>"The Chinese government's unwavering insistence on stamping out any trace of the coronavirus is facing its biggest test yet as authorities grapple with Omicron's quickening spread. And it could cost the world's second largest economy _...Read More_
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Officials in Beijing on Saturday reported the city’s first case of the Omicron variant, prompting authorities to order an immediate lockdown and mass testing in one neighborhood just three weeks before the opening of the Winter Olympics in _...Read More_
Officials in Beijing on Saturday reported the city’s first case of the Omicron variant, prompting authorities to order an immediate lockdown and mass testing in one neighborhood just three weeks before the opening of the Winter Olympics in _...Read More_
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As Omicron spreads, some experts are calling for a switch to saliva-based tests, which may detect infections days earlier than nasal swabs do.
As Omicron spreads, some experts are calling for a switch to saliva-based tests, which may detect infections days earlier than nasal swabs do.
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>"Depending on how you look at the U.S. data for this new variant, the story it tells inspires either relief or dread."
>"Depending on how you look at the U.S. data for this new variant, the story it tells inspires either relief or dread."
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>"Covid-19 hospitalizations in the United States have reached a new record high, surpassing the previous peak from January 2021, according to data from the US Department of Health and Human Services."
>"Covid-19 hospitalizations in the United States have reached a new record high, surpassing the previous peak from January 2021, according to data from the US Department of Health and Human Services."
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The number of new Covid-19 cases in New York City rose more than twentyfold in December. In the past few days, it has flattened.
The number of new Covid-19 cases in New York City rose more than twentyfold in December. In the past few days, it has flattened.