Taipei Times | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 18:11:10
Nearly half of the unvaccinated say they're willing to get a coronavirus shot. The challenge is trying to get it to them.
"To defeat this pandemic, we cannot afford to overlook and underinvest in this group, and yet so far this is exactly what has happened." The post Nearly half of the unvaccinated say they're willing to get a coronavirus shot. The challenge is trying to get it to them. appeared first ...
Washington Post / Boston Globe | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 17:00:45
U.S. had its slowest week of first-dose vaccinations since July, worrying health experts ahead of flu season
This slowdown is partly because millions of Americans have already been either fully or partially vaccinated. The post U.S. had its slowest week of first-dose vaccinations since July, worrying health experts ahead of flu season appeared first on Boston.com .
Washington Post / Boston Globe | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 16:53:00
Mark Steffe adapted core values from both sports and the military in order to lead First Command Financial Services successfully through the COVID-19 pandemic. First Command Financial Services maintains more than $35 billion in managed accounts for 280,000 military families.
Don Yaeger, Senior Contributor / Forbes | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 16:42:07
Greece's health authorities announced on Thursday 2,125 new coronavirus cases and 31 deaths in the past 24 hours. The number of intubated Covid-patients in hospital Intensive Care Units slightly decreased to 331. Authorities imposed mini lockdown in three regional units in northern Greece and extended restriction in others. More details ...
keeptalkinggreece / Keep Talking Greece | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 16:31:58
Opentrons Labworks Inc. was founded in Brooklyn in 2013 and was instrumental in helping alleviate massive testing delays To view the full story, click the title link.
Bloomberg / Crain's NY | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 16:30:00
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Thursday evening.
BBC | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 16:26:07
A family member of a COVID-19 patient reportedly threatened a nurse after she wouldn't treat him with ivermectin
The Idaho nurse told BuzzFeed News that she feels "kind of hopeless" as COVID-19 cases surge among the unvaccinated.
Rebecca Cohen / Business Insider | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 16:25:03
Published by Reuters (Reuters) -The European Medicines Agency (EMA) aims to decide in early October whether to endorse a third dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine to be given half a year after the initial two-shot course, saying breakthrough infections added some urgency to its review. "The outcome of this ...
sellputs / Hedge Accordingly | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 16:23:40
A US Army officer who has taken all other military-mandated vaccines says he is resigning instead of getting the COVID vaccine
In a resignation letter, he criticized vaccine mandates, as well as lockdowns, failures in Afghanistan, and the "Marxist takeover of the military."
Ryan Pickrell / Business Insider | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 16:20:43
The business software provider has benefited from companies' growing reliance on cloud-based tools during the pandemic, with the spread of the Delta variant of Covid-19 prolonging that trend.
WSJ | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 16:20:00
Diplomatic protests lead to exemption for ministerial delegates from 'red list' countries attending COP26
FT | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 16:15:30
A parallel universe of millions of employees did not have the luxury of thinking about returning to the office - they never left. Six workers share their experiences.
Sydney Ember / NY Times | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 16:02:50
British bugaboo: The UK has discovered a super-sneaky new virus which targets Indian vaccine certificates
The British health authorities claim to have identified and isolated a unique, super-smart variant of the coronavirus which specifically targets people of Indian nationality who come to the UK as visitors. All such individuals, who've...
Jug Suraiya / Times of India | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 15:58:51
The agency also confirmed that third doses could be considered for some people.
Jillian Deutsch / Politico | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 15:52:02
Seeking Alpha | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 15:50:28
The COVID pandemic may be over sooner than expected, according to COVID vaccine maker Moderna's (MRNA) Chief Executive Stéphane Bancel.
IBTimes | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 15:45:23
A key CDC advisory group is meeting Thursday to debate and vote on exactly who should get booster shots of Pfizer and BioNTech's Covid-19 vaccine.
CNBC | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 15:45:07
Infection control measures - such as pods and ventilation - to remain in schools, principals advised
Irish Times | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 15:38:34
The stock market is not in a bubble as tech innovation drives rapid growth, according to Cathie Wood
The S&P 500 has more than doubled from its COVID-19 pandemic low, and nearly all valuation metrics are at nosebleed levels.
Matthew Fox / Business Insider | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 15:32:22
FDA Official Busted Joking About 'Blow Dart' Forced Vaccinations, 'Jewish Star' Registry To Track Unvaxxed
FDA Official Busted Joking About 'Blow Dart' Forced Vaccinations, 'Jewish Star' Registry To Track Unvaxxed A FDA official was caught on undercover video calling for forced COVID vaccinations, and a "Jewish Star" type registry for all unvaccinated Americans. Taylor Lee, an economist with the Food and Drug Administration, was filmed ...
sellputs / Hedge Accordingly | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 15:30:00
Readers discuss who should be eligible, express reluctance to get one and urge faster authorization. Also: The Holmes trial; infertility; people over nature.
NY Times | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 15:22:50
The UK's refusal to accept vaccine certificates from Africa could increase hesitancy, says Africa CDC.
BBC | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 15:20:09
Concerns about child well-being during the 2020-21 school year were greatest among parents of remote learners
Over the last 18 months of the COVID-19 pandemic, researchers have compiled a host of metrics to describe its ongoing impact on children, who are suffering through school closures that may have immense effects on their life outcomes. Existing metrics describe students' stymied academic progress, increasing depression, stress, and anxiety, ...
Marshall Garland, Morgan Polikoff, Anna Saavedra / Brookings | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 15:16:44
Principal Chuck Bloch says the school's medical health officer has ordered a halt to in-person learning to stem the spread of infections.
The Canadian Press / Vancouver Sun | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 15:09:05
At the end of August, Reddit users told the company's leadership they had blood on their hands. As part of an organized protest, the moderators of dozens of large subreddits, or forums on the site, shared a letter condemning Reddit for failing to act on the "rampant" spread of COVID-19 ...
Kaitlyn Tiffany / The Atlantic | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 15:02:28
Beginning next week, visitors to The Ottawa Hospital will be required to show proof that they are fully vaccinated to enter. Ontario began requiring people entering restaurants, bars, gyms and other indoor locations to show proof of full COVID-19 vaccination this week, but hospitals are not part of that vaccine ...
Elizabeth Payne / Ottawa Citizen | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 15:01:38
Ontario is reporting 677 new COVID-19 cases Thursday, with 529 of those cases in unvaccinated people and 148 cases involving residents who have been vaccinated. There were six related deaths in the province, and one additional death that occurred more than a month ago was added to the provincial database. ...
Aedan Helmer / Ottawa Citizen | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 15:00:53
Norway Becomes First Developed Central Bank To Hike Rates Post-COVID In a time of soaring prices, central bank tightening has now become all the rage (except in Turkey of course which just surprised markets with a 1% rate cut, sending the lira plunging to all time lows), and one day ...
Tyler Durden / Zero Hedge | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 15:00:41
BP PLC shut some fuel stations temporarily due to a lack of lorry drivers, mostly due to the COVID-19 pandemic and Brexit. The oil giant said this was applied to only a few sites as there is a shortage of unleaded and diesel fuel. READ: BP solar venture Lightsource bp ...
Proactive Investors | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 14:38:00
Only 11 per cent of CEOs for French start-ups were women, a new report by EY shows.
euronews | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 14:37:19
MSME Secretary: Enabling MSMEs to carve out a niche is challenging amid current heightened uncertainty
Ease of Doing Business for MSMEs: The Covid-induced lockdown last year had impacted MSMEs significantly across the majority sectors while e-commerce gained traction as consumers shifted to the digital channels for the purchase of goods and services.
FE Online / Financial Express | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 14:37:00
Health editor Paul Cullen explains the Covid policy shift for primary pupils from Monday
Irish Times | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 14:35:40
In the fight against COVID-19, Moderna stays ahead of the science with their mRNA platform, while also developing vaccine technology in other therapeutic areas The post How Moderna's mRNA technology is revolutionizing health care appeared first on Macleans.ca .
Calvin Vuong / Macleans | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 14:25:04
Norway's central bank raised its key interest rate for the first time in two years, as it had signaled in recent months, and said it would most likely raise the rate again in December as the economy was now normalizing and economic activity higher than before the COVID-19 pandemic struck. ...
centralbanknews.info / Central Bank News | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 14:17:00
Dr. Scott Gottlieb says expect a peak Covid season to hit every year, just like the flu, and the cost to the economy and worker productivity will be huge.
CNBC | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 14:11:21
Weekly infection rates among U.S. children earlier this month topped 250,000, surpassing the wintertime peak, according to data from the American Academy of Pediatrics and Children's Hospital Association. The post Is the delta variant of the coronavirus worse for kids? appeared first on Boston.com .
Associated Press / Boston Globe | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 14:09:00
French officials have identified dozens of health care workers who had access to the president's vaccination status.
Liv Klingert / Politico | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 14:00:24
Medical workers wait for a vehicle at a drive-through Covid-19 testing site on July 24, 2020, in St. Petersburg, Florida. | Bryan Smith/AFP via Getty Images We still don't have all the answers, but there are some explanations. Toward the end of the summer, Florida became the epicenter for America's ...
German Lopez / Vox | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 14:00:00
Firms face a balancing act of restoring normalcy while easing back into corporate life at a time Covid is still raging To view the full story, click the title link.
Bloomberg / Crain's NY | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:56:44
UK has recorded 36,710 new COVID-19 cases and another 182 deaths in the last 24-hour period, with 7,588 people currently in hospital with the disease, according to the latest government
Sky | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:56:00
Published by Reuters (Reuters) -Novavax Inc and its partner Serum Institute of India have applied to the World Health Organization for an emergency use listing of Novavax's COVID-19 vaccine, the company said on Thursday. The WHO's emergency use listing is a signal to national regulatory authorities on a product's safety ...
sellputs / Hedge Accordingly | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:55:21
The United Arab Emirates central bank (CBUAE) said on Thursday it was starting to gradually withdraw stimulus measures introduced last year to mitigate the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.The
Al Arabiya | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:53:35
There were 878 cases of COVID-19 reported in those aged 17 and under from Sept. 9 to 15, of whom four were hospitalized.
David Carrigg / Vancouver Sun | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:47:37
COVID-19 update for Sept. 23: Chilliwack elementary school closes due to outbreak | 'Resentful but resigned': Vaccine holdouts come around
Here's your daily update with everything you need to know on the novel coronavirus situation in B.C.
David Carrigg / Vancouver Sun | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:42:37
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has given the go for the application of a Pfizer Inc (NYSE:PFE) booster shot for people aged 65 years and older. The approval also covers those aged 18-64 under high risk of severe COVID-19, or who are severely exposed to the virus. Q2 ...
sellputs / Hedge Accordingly | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:42:34
Coronavirus Stimulus Checks To Californians: 2nd Batch Of Payment Is Out, Here's When 3rd Batch Will Go
California continues to send stimulus checks to its residents under the second Golden State Stimulus program. Last week, the state sent out the second batch of coronavirus stimulus checks to Californians, and in October, it will send the next batch of payments. Q2 2021 hedge fund letters, conferences and more ...
sellputs / Hedge Accordingly | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:42:33
Kate Nicholson / Huffington Post | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:42:01
The onset of COVID-19 showed that major events could change the pace at which corporations perform and made many CEOs realize that such long-term plans could be things of the past.
Robert Reiss, Contributor / Forbes | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:34:04
"I've been an emergency physician in [Worcester] for three decades, and I've never seen it this bad." The post Central Mass. hospital chief says ICU beds are full due to COVID-19 and health crunch appeared first on Boston.com .
The Boston Globe / Boston Globe | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:30:08
Transforming social care is the challenge of our generation. This was true even before Covid struck, but the...
Liz Kendall / Labour List | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:28:54
It's been a very rough last two months for President Joe Biden, plagued by a disastrous end to the war in Afghanistan and the Delta variant of the coronavirus rampaging through the unvaccinated.
CNN | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:28:20
Police are investigating a Canadian man who punched a nurse in the face after she allegedly gave his wife the COVID vaccine shot without his permission.
IBTimes | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:27:27
STAT+: Pharmalittle: Pfizer CEO rallies employees to fight drug-price negotiations; Glaxo head pressured by another activist fund
GlaxoSmithKline CEO Emma Walmsley has come under pressure from a second activist hedge fund, which has taken a stake worth about $14 million to push for change at the top.
Ed Silverman / St. Louis Fed | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:17:01
What Ashish Jha said about the FDA approving Pfizer boosters for seniors, individuals at high risk for COVID-19
"I do expect that most Americans will end up getting a booster before the end of the year or certainly the early part of next year." The post What Ashish Jha said about the FDA approving Pfizer boosters for seniors, individuals at high risk for COVID-19 appeared first on Boston.com ...
Dialynn Dwyer / Boston Globe | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:09:06
Coronavirus dashboard for September 22: the Delta wave rolls out? At last, it appears that the Delta wave may be receding, as for now, the US is on a definite downslope in cases. As of yesterday, the US recorded 135,000 cases, a 31,000 decrease from the peak only 20 ...
NewDealdemocrat / Angry Bear | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:08:13
On Thursday, "Tonight Show" host Jimmy Fallon is traveling to New York's five boroughs for a special episode toasting the city's comeback from COVID.
Patrick Ryan, USA TODAY / USA Today | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:00:42
It was “highly probable” Covid-19 started to spread in the United States in September 2019, a group of Chinese scientists said in a new paper published on the preprint platform of the Chinese Academy of Sciences.In the paper, which has not been peer reviewed, the authors said they used US ...
Josephine Ma / South China Morning Post | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:00:28
A conversation with company cofounder Noubar Afeyan about its repeatable process for breakthrough products.
HBR | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:00:23
Seeking Alpha | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 12:58:20
Kaiser reads a Brazilian study of using MMR vaccines against Covid-19. Did it work?
junkcharts / Numbers Rule Your World | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 12:57:00
Spike In California Jobless Sparks Surge In Americans Applying For First-Time Unemployment Benefits After unexpectedly rising in the prior week (perhaps due to Hurricane Ida's impact), analysts expected jobless claims to drop back to post-COVID lows last week - but they were very wrong as 351k Americans filed for first-time ...
sellputs / Hedge Accordingly | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 12:39:18
As it happened: NSW records 1063 new COVID-19 cases, six deaths; Victoria begins earthquake clean-up as state records 766 new cases, protests continue
Melbourne protesters have vowed to return to the streets today, thousands of retired healthcare workers have been asked to bolster NSW's pandemic frontline and Australia's east coast has been told to expect more aftershocks after yesterday's earthquake.
Broede Carmody / Sydney Morning Herald | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 12:36:51
We believe that Haemonetics stock, best known for its blood and plasma supplies and services, is a good buying opportunity at the present time. HAE stock trades near $70 currently and it is, in fact, down 42% from its pre-Covid high of $122 in February 2020 - just before the ...
Trefis Team, Contributor / Forbes | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 12:30:23
Life expectancy for men has fallen because of the Covid pandemic - but what will be the long-term effect?
BBC | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 12:27:39
The recent cases detected have found that the Delta variant caused more severe illness than previous variants in non-vaccinated people.
Financial Express | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 12:26:00
Biden Pushing For Dishonourable Discharges, Court Martials For Troops Who Refuse Vaccines Authored by Steve Watson via Summit News, The Biden administration is pushing for dishonourable discharges and even court martialing for troops who disobey orders to get COVID vaccines. GOP Representative Mark Green of Tennessee proposed an amendment this ...
sellputs / Hedge Accordingly | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 12:25:00
Seeking Alpha | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 12:08:45
The move to cut Turkey's key policy rate to 18% from 19% could complicate the country's path to economic recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic and a prolonged inflation problem.
WSJ | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 12:07:00
The province of Alberta has declared a public health emergency as its hospitals struggle to cope with the surge in Covid-19 patients.
Victoria Forster, Contributor / Forbes | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 12:00:00
The defined contribution (DC) market has been resilient during pandemic, but there are likely longer-term impacts that will need to be closely tracked and measured, the Pensions Policy Institute (PPI) says. The research organisation's 2021 DC Future Book - its annual report on DC workplace pensions - shows schemes are ...
Hope William-Smith / Professional Pensions | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:54:33
"Alaska, which led most U.S. states in coronavirus vaccinations months ago, took the drastic step on Wednesday of imposing crisis-care standards for its entire hospital system, declaring that a crushing [...]
Taegan Goddard / Taegan Goddard | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:48:34
The CDC's vaccine advisory committee is now expected to vote Thursday afternoon on the FDA's proposal.
CNBC | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:45:34
The onset of Covid-19 elevated risk mitigation to a matter of business survival for many businesses. Few industries responded with greater speed and innovation than restaurants did.
Jim Hardeman, Forbes Councils Member / Forbes | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:45:00
Coronavirus Hong Kong: health workers take vaccination push directly to elderly residents in bid to boost low take-up rate
Health workers have set up Covid-19 vaccination stations at a community hall in northern Hong Kong as part of a new drive to boost the inoculation rate among the elderly.Some of the older residents who took the jabs at Shek Lei Estate in Kwai Hing on Thursday cited different reasons ...
Sammy Heung / South China Morning Post | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:43:07
Firms battling stock and worker shortages with Brexit cited as exacerbating pandemic issues Severe shortages of workers and supplies have dragged down economic growth in Britain to the weakest levels since pandemic restrictions were eased in March, according to a closely watched business survey. The latest snapshot from IHS Markit ...
Richard Partington Economics correspondent / Guardian | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:40:36
British Airways has scrapped plans to relaunch short-haul flights from Gatwick Airport after suspending them during the COVID pandemic.
Sky | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:40:00
12 new cases of Covid-19 have been reported by health authorities in their daily update on the pandemic, as hospital numbers have continued to decline. 47 people have recovered, and with no new deaths reported in the last 24 hours, the number of active cases has now dropped to 488. ...
Malta Independent | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:37:00
For the full year, the overall online gross GMV is expected to touch USD 49-52 billion, which is around 37 per cent higher than last year (USD 38.2 billion), primarily driven by strong consumer funnel expansion and the high adoption of online shopping post-COVID across the categories, RedSeer said in ...
Yash Shukla / Financial Express | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:35:00
From the climate crisis to Covid, Marc Benioff sees a common thread for what ails America today: deception that is allowed to spread like wildfire on Facebook.
CNN | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:31:06
Health care workers, teachers and grocery workers are among the high-risk workers eligible for a Pfizer booster. The latest COVID-19 updates:
Jeanine Santucci, USA TODAY / USA Today | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:30:49
The life expectancy for men across the UK in 2018 to 2020 fell by seven weeks, while for women the number rose by just 0.5 weeks, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS). Though life expectancies across the UK were "similar" to those in 2015 to 2017, the ONS ...
Holly Roach / Professional Pensions | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:22:55
The leader of a Hawaii anti-vax group caught COVID-19 and almost died. He now supports vaccines and wants his group's protests to stop.
Chris Wikoff, who helped found the Aloha Freedom Coalition, is now urging people to stop protesting vaccinations and to take the disease seriously.
Marianne Guenot / Business Insider | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:20:03
The expert committee made the recommendation to the government on the basis of as low as 0.08 percent Covid-19 positivity rate among school children in the state.
FE Online / Financial Express | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:10:00
How it's doing Jade Road Investments ( formerly known as Adamas) said its portfolio has remained resilient in the face of the headwinds created by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, with underlying valuations being mostly unaffected. In a trading update in November, the Asia-focused small company financier said its estimated net ...
Proactive Investors | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:06:00
Moderna Inc's chief executive has predicted an end to the Covid pandemic within a year as the production of vaccines ramps up. Speaking to Swiss newspaper Neue Zuercher Zeitung Stéphane Bancel said: "As of today, in a year, I assume," when asked how long it would take for things to ...
Proactive Investors | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:05:00
South Africa is seething over Britain’s decision to keep the country on its coronavirus “red list,” a move that means travellers must pay for pricey hotel quarantine on their return to the UK.Renowned for its wildlife and breathtaking scenery, South Africa is struggling to recover from the crippling blow coronavirus ...
Agence France-Presse / South China Morning Post | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:04:43
Law dictates that employers must make "reasonable for workers who refuse to be vaccinated because of religious beliefs. But in some jobs, an accommodation may not be possible.
Jon Healey / LA Times | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:00:05
Oral antiviral treatments for Covid-19 could give a public health boost and generate blockbuster sales for the drug industry.
WSJ | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:00:00
( Don Boudreaux ) TweetLet's hope for success for this lawsuit in opposition to NYC strongman Bill de Blasio's vaccine mandates. Speaking of vaccine mandates, J.D. Tuccille warns that "We're on our way to having to ask for permission to go about our daily lives." (Unsurprisingly, Covid-related restrictions for travel ...
Don Boudreaux / Cafe Hayek | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:56:29
A delta variant outbreak in Auckland last month broke New Zealand's six-month run of zero Covid cases, forcing parts of the country to go into lockdown.
Siladitya Ray, Forbes Staff / Forbes | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:49:44
After cutting rates three times in 2020, Norway's central bank unanimously decided to raise rates to 0.25% from zero.
CNBC | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:49:23
The familiar act of bringing a child to school has become daily trial for a mother in Manhattan.
Ali Smith and Joshua Bright / NY Times | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:42:09
The world is learning the hard way that its troubles have a way of influencing-and drawing out-Kim Jong Un's worst impulses. These include provocative threats and increased missile tests.
William Pesek, Senior Contributor / Forbes | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:35:08
Xeros Technology Group PLC (AIM:XSG) shares are looking a little threadbare after it pushed back the date when it expected to break even. The company, whose technologies are designed to improve the sustainabilty and economics of garments and fabrics, said COVID-19 continued to disrupt its licensees' business. Despite half year ...
Proactive Investors | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:34:00
For many fully vaccinated Americans, the Delta surge spoiled what should've been a glorious summer. Those who had cast their masks aside months ago were asked to dust them off. Many are still taking no chances. Some have even returned to all the same precautions they took before getting their ...
Craig Spencer / The Atlantic | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:30:00
And the FDA authorized COVID-19 booster shots for older adults and people considered at high risk.
Brent D. Griffiths / Business Insider | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:25:05
Every household in America has been affected by the Covid pandemic in one way or another. Health and well-being aside, many lost their primary source of income, spent their life savings, or even lost their home. According to the Census Bureau, the initial economic impact of Covid was more widespread ...
IBTimes | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:20:03
Safety measures put in place to stop the coronavirus are upending some negative assumptions about head lice, according to school nurses.
Keira Wingate, USA TODAY / USA Today | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:18:12
South Africa is seething over Britain's decision to keep the country on its coronavirus "red list," a move that means travellers must pay for pricey hotel quarantine on their return to the UK. Renowned for its wildlife and breathtaking scenery, South Africa is struggling to recover from the crippling blow ...
IBTimes | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:09:48
Four vaccinated adults and two unvaccinated children had mild symptoms. Is this what the end of the pandemic looks like?
Benjamin Wallace-Wells / New Yorker | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:00:00
How can you tell if a person is faking a religious belief?
Molly Olmstead / Moneybox | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:57:00
Published by Reuters By Marc Jones LONDON (Reuters) - World markets rallied on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve confirmed plans to start reeling in stimulus, Norway became the first rich economy to raise rates since COVID struck and China Evergrande shares leapt ahead of a crucial debt payment. European ...
sellputs / Hedge Accordingly | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:53:58
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Craig / Newmark's Door | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:47:00
Moscow also saw a sharp spike in daily cases.
Moscow Times | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:45:28
The rapidly spreading delta variant is fueling a surge in new cases of COVID-19 and adding urgency to the vaccination effort. So far, an estimated 182,012,343 Americans have been fully vaccinated, or... 957924 vaccination | Florida Volunteers Take Part In COVID-19 Vaccine Trials
Steven M. Peters / 24/7 Wall St. | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:45:00
This has got to be at least a dozen posts now: the health problems of old age are increasingly thought to be due to bad gut bacteria or chronic inflammation. (And the two may well be related.) Related Stories "Autumn COVID-19 surge dates in Europe correlated to latitudes, not to ...
Craig / Newmark's Door | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:34:00
Tenants are being evicted due to rent arrears built up during the pandemic, an investigation finds.
BBC | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:33:31
The New Zealand government is talking to KFC, Pizza Hut, and Taco Bell about offering people COVID-19 vaccines when they buy meals
New Zealand eased a strict lockdown in Auckland this week, allowing fast food restaurants to restart delivery services and socially-distanced sales.
Bill Bostock / Business Insider | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:28:22
The state's new surgeon general said it would be up to parents to decide if their kids could return to class.
Huffington Post | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:17:38
Domestic car sales tumbled 38.8% in August from a year earlier as stricter coronavirus containment measures hit economic activity, the Federation of Thai Industries (FTI) said on Thursday.
Bangkok Post | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:16:00
A person who attended Wednesday's protest is in hospital with COVID-19 as police thwarted efforts by demonstrators to gather at inner-city vaccination hubs, making 92 arrests.
Michael Fowler / Sydney Morning Herald | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:10:54
As Victoria sets a new daily record for COVID cases, attention is turning to the various statistical models, and what they say about the speed at which the virus will spread.
Liam Mannix / Sydney Morning Herald | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:08:11
People's Daily | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:06:21
People's Daily | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:02:26
Wuhan Scientists Planned To Release 'Chimeric Covid Spike Proteins' Into Bat Populations Using 'Skin-Penetrating Nanoparticles'
Wuhan Scientists Planned To Release 'Chimeric Covid Spike Proteins' Into Bat Populations Using 'Skin-Penetrating Nanoparticles' 18 months before the pandemic, scientists in Wuhan, China submitted a proposal to release enhanced airborne coronaviruses into the wild in an effort to inoculate them against diseases that could have otherwise jumped to humans, ...
Tyler Durden / Zero Hedge | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:02:00
"The whole experience of the Covid pandemic is that the way to fix the problem is through science and innovation."
Conservative Home / Conservative Home | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:00:50
Children who are close contacts but have no symptoms set to return to class from Monday
Irish Times | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 08:55:19
September's flash eurozone PMI highlighted an unwelcome combination of sharply slower economic growth and steeply rising prices. Business activity grew at a markedly reduced rate, reflecting the peaking of demand, supply chain bottlenecks and concerns over the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Firms' costs meanwhile rose at the fastest rate in 21 ...
Chris Williamson / Markit | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 08:49:44
Induction Healthcare PLC said it enjoyed a solid year in spite of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic with average monthly revenues rising 79% and added the business has been transformed by the recent acquisition of Attend Anywhere. Attend was acquired in June for an initial £15.6mln and is the UK market ...
Proactive Investors | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 08:43:00
The daily figure in the capital marked the 32nd straight day of week-on-week decline.
Japan Times | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 08:37:34
People's Daily | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 08:28:12
Sydney's champion apprentice Tom Sherry has been banned from riding in races for four months after breaching health protocols.
Chris Roots / Sydney Morning Herald | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 08:20:40
Australia has contracts to purchase 280 million doses of coronavirus vaccines, and the country will have enough to offer all eligible people a dose within the next month.
Rachel Clun / Sydney Morning Herald | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 08:15:03
Moving past the second wave of the pandemic, the commercial real estate sector is on the path of gradual recovery. Prior to COVID-19, the real estate industry was at its prime with commercial and residential...
Amit Ramani / Times of India | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 08:11:10
The UK adjusted its policy on Wednesday to include the AstraZeneca Covishield shot widely used in India as an approved vaccine, but the Asian country still isn't on the list of acceptable places to receive a dose. As a result, people who received Covishield in the UK count as vaccinated, ...
Times of India | Thu, 23 Sep 2021 08:09:06