U.S. Reaches 500,000 Covid Deaths
12 days ago - By NY Times
In a single year, Covid-19 became a leading cause of death in the United States, rivaling heart disease and cancer, and has driven life expectancy down sharply.
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Demings: CPAC hotels say they will follow guidelines as country passes 500K deaths
12 days ago - By Orlando Sentinel
As the nation's COVID-19 death toll nears 500,000, Orange County ramped up vaccinations Monday and promised to expand as soon as the vaccine supply increases.State health officials said they inoculated 3,000 people at the Orange County Convention Center's drive-through site Monday, up from 500 per day from last week.Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings, a Democrat, also said the compliance teams he created last year to persuade businesses to follow masking mandates and other safety guidelines to stop the virus from spreading will likely visit hotels and other sites hosting people attending...
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500,000 Americans Now Dead from COVID-19
12 days ago - By Web MD
COVID-19 deaths have also surpassed the number of Americans killed during the Civil War ; World Wars I and II ; and all American wars since 1945 combined.
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North Macedonia gets first batch of Russia vaccine Sputnik V
North Macedonia has received the first batch of 3,000 doses of Russian vaccine Sputnik V from a total order of 200,000 in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic
Only One Child Has Died From The Flu This Season
Last year, nearly 200 children died from the flu Over the past year, we've strapped on face masks and practiced social distancing in an attempt to slow the spread of the novel...
Get serious on tax reform to rebuild from recession: survey
Some of the nation's top economists say serious tax reform, in addition to spending on infrastructure and childcare, are needed to build out of the recession.
Victorian, NSW shoppers cut billions on trains, dining out and smokes
Victorian and NSW households cut consumption by $50 billion through 2020. What they start spending again on will dictate the nation's economic recovery.
‘He just disappeared': Aung San Suu Kyi's lawyer to help Australia free academic
The Nobel prize winner's lawyer has offered to assist Australian officials in their efforts to free economist Sean Turnell, who hasn't been seen since the military coup more...
‘They're family': Tradie volunteers build a home for bushfire survivor
‘They lifted my life': Volunteers have built a cottage for Mark Brooks, whose northern Victorian house burnt down in the Black Summer bushfires,
Manly's captain signed a ‘lifetime' deal. He thinks it won't be enough
Daly Cherry-Evans signed a contract that at the time was the longest ever agreed in the NRL. Now he thinks he can play beyond it.
Disquiet at Minters as internal discussion goes public
Media lawyers and sources inside MinterEllison are already speculating on how long Annette Kimmitt will last after an email that was “beyond belief”.
The new $750 million NSW program to help major emitters modernise
The NSW government will invest $750 million over the next 10 years to help big polluters modernise their technology.
‘Come on, this is maddening': of 32 statues of sporting greats, three are women
Netball Victoria is lobbying the state government to fix the imbalance. Which female athletes should be immortalised in bronze?