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A third of US should be considering masks, officials ...
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COVID-19 cases are increasing in the ... COVID-19 cases are increasing in the United States -- and could get even worse over the coming months, federal health officials warned Wednesday in ...
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A million empty spaces: Chronicling COVID's cruel US toll
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On the deadliest day of a ... On the deadliest day of a horrific week in April 2020, COVID took the lives of 816 people in New York City alone. Lost ...
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Report: Trump officials, meat companies knew workers at risk
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During the first year of the ... During the first year of the COVID-19 pandemic, the meat processing industry worked closely with political appointees in the Trump administration to stave off ...
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EU plan aims to help get wheat from Ukraine ...
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The European Commission proposed helping Ukraine ... The European Commission proposed helping Ukraine export its wheat and other grains by rail, road and river to get around a Russian blockade of ...
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US overdose deaths hit record 107,000 last year, CDC ...
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More than 107,000 Americans died of ... More than 107,000 Americans died of drug overdoses last year, setting another tragic record in the nation's escalating overdose epidemic, the Centers for Disease ...
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Pandemic gets tougher to track as COVID testing plunges
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Testing for COVID-19 has plummeted across ... Testing for COVID-19 has plummeted across the globe, making it much tougher for scientists to track the course of the pandemic and spot new, ...
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Asian Games in China postponed because of spread of ...
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Less than three months after Beijing ... Less than three months after Beijing hosted the Winter Olympics and Paralympics, the Olympic Council of Asia said Friday that this year's Asian Games ...
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WHO: Nearly 15 million deaths associated with COVID-19
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The World Health Organization estimates that ... The World Health Organization estimates that nearly 15 million people were killed either by coronavirus or by its impact on overwhelmed health systems during ...
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With abortion in jeopardy, minority women have most to ...
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If you are Black or Hispanic ... If you are Black or Hispanic in a conservative state that already limits access to abortions, you are far more likely than a white ...