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 2021-10-16 12:32 

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Coronavirus: Russia's daily COVID-19 deaths top 1,000 for first time...

Russia's daily death toll from COVID-19 has exceeded 1,000 for the first time as the country faces a sustained wave of rising infections....

 2021-10-15 23:06 

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U.S. says it will permit entry of Canadian travellers with mixed vaccine doses...

The U.S. says it will allow Canadians into the country who have received a mixed COVID-19 vaccine schedule, when the U.S. opens its borders to fully vaccinated travellers on Nov. 8....

 2021-10-15 19:13 

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Coronavirus: Yukon announces mandatory COVID-19 vaccine for wide range of workers...

Yukon Premier Sandy Silver says the COVID-19 vaccine will be mandatory for a wide range of workers in the territory starting Nov. 30....

 2021-10-15 17:50 

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Coronavirus: U.S. FDA panel endorses booster shot for J&J COVID-19 vaccine...

A panel of U.S. health advisers endorsed booster doses of Johnson & Johnson's single-shot COVID-19 vaccine Friday, saying they should be offered at least two months after immunization....

 2021-10-15 15:55 

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Hundreds of samples from Ontario grocery stores examined for coronavirus; all test negative...

A new study tested more than 900 samples from high-touch surfaces in Ontario grocery stores for SARS-CoV-2 and found zero positive results, suggesting the risk of exposure to the virus in grocery stores is low....

 2021-10-15 15:32 

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Coronavirus: Pfizer-BioNTech ask EU agency to OK vaccine for kids 5-11...

Pharmaceutical company Pfizer and biotechnology company BioNTech said Friday they have requested to have their coronavirus vaccine licensed for children ages 5 to 11 across the European Union....

 2021-10-15 14:25 

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Study suggests correlation between COVID-19 rates and greenspace inequity...

A new study out of the U.S. suggests a correlation between minimal greenspace in lower income neighbourhoods and higher rates of COVID-19....

 2021-10-15 12:58 

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U.K.: 43,000 may have received false negative COVID-19 results...

British health officials said Friday that 43,000 people may have been wrongly told they don't have the coronavirus because of problems at a private laboratory....

 2021-10-15 12:45 

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Italy's 'Green Pass' rule for all workers sparks protests...

Protests erupted in Italy as one of the most stringent anti-coronavirus measures in Europe went into effect Friday, requiring all workers, from magistrates to maids, to show a health pass to get into their place of employment....

 2021-10-15 12:22 

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Russia breaks record again for COVID-19 deaths, infections...

Russia's daily tolls of coronavirus infections and deaths surged to another record on Friday, a quickly mounting figure that has put a severe strain on the country's health care system....

 2021-10-15 11:35 

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Coronavirus Australia: New South Wales to end COVID-19 quarantine for vaccinated travellers...

Sydney will end hotel quarantine for vaccinated passengers when scheduled international flights restart in Australia within two weeks, officials said on Friday, while maintaining some restrictions on foreigners entering the country....

 2021-10-15 11:35 

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Coronavirus Australia: New South Wales to end COVID-19 quarantine for vaccinated travellers...

Sydney will end hotel quarantine for vaccinated passengers when scheduled international flights restart in Australia within two weeks, officials said on Friday, while maintaining some restrictions on foreigners entering the country....

 2021-10-14 19:34 

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Coronavirus: U.S. FDA panel endorses lower-dose Moderna COVID shot for booster...

U.S. health advisers said Thursday that some Americans who received Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine should get a half-dose booster to bolster protection against the virus....

 2021-10-14 19:15 

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Coronavirus: COVID-19 vaccines and consent laws in Canada...

As vaccines for Canadians under 12 inch closer to being approved by Health Canada, questions surrounding a child's capacity to consent to medical procedures under Canadian law may come under scrutiny....

 2021-10-14 14:04 

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AstraZeneca COVID-19 antibody therapy being reviewed by EU...

Europe's drug regulator says it has started a real-time review of AstraZeneca's antibody-based COVID-19 therapy, the first protective shot other than vaccines against coronavirus....

 2021-10-14 11:09 

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Russia marks pandemic high of infections, deaths...

Russia on Thursday recorded the highest daily numbers of coronavirus infections and deaths since the start of the pandemic, a rapidly surging toll that has severely strained the nation's health care system....

 2021-10-14 11:09 

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Russia marks COVID-19 pandemic high of infections, deaths...

Russia on Thursday recorded the highest daily numbers of coronavirus infections and deaths since the start of the pandemic, a rapidly surging toll that has severely strained the nation's health care system....

 2021-10-13 11:42 

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Coronavirus: Ryanair bans customers claiming credit card refunds for flights missed due to lockdowns...

Ryanair is refusing to carry passengers who were refunded by credit card companies for flights they did not take because of coronavirus lockdowns....

 2021-10-13 06:04 

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China exports up 28 per cent in September; surplus with U.S. at US$42B...

China's import and export growth slowed in September amid shipping bottlenecks and other disruptions combined with coronavirus outbreaks, according to customs data reported Wednesday....

 2021-10-12 11:52 

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COVID-19 deaths in Russia hit a new daily record as contagion surges...

Russia registered a new record number of daily coronavirus deaths Tuesday as it faced a rapid surge of contagion amid laggard vaccination rates....

 2021-10-12 11:52 

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COVID-19 deaths in Russia hit a new daily record as contagion surges...

Russia hit another record of daily coronavirus deaths Tuesday as the country struggled with a rapid surge of infections and lagging vaccination rates, but authorities have been adamant that there would be no new national lockdown....

 2021-10-12 09:38 

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U.K. job vacancies hit record high amid worker shortages...

Job vacancies in the U.K. rose to a record high of nearly 1.2 million, official figures showed Tuesday, a further sign that the British economy is experiencing worker shortages in an array of sectors as a result of the coronavirus pandemic and Britain'...

 2021-10-12 06:17 

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Coronavirus: U.S. rates are declining, but colder weather could mean the Delta wave still has months to go, expert says...

This Delta variant could be the last major surge of the COVID-19 pandemic, but now is not the time for the U.S. to grow complacent as it has yet to run its course, an expert said Monday....

 2021-10-11 12:44 

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Coronavirus: Merck seeks first U.S. authorization for COVID-19 tablet...

Merck & Co Inc said on Monday it has applied for U.S. emergency use authorization for its tablet to treat mild-to-moderate patients of COVID-19, putting it on course to become the first oral antiviral medication for the disease....

 2021-10-11 12:44 

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Merck asks U.S. FDA to authorize promising COVID-19 pill...

Drugmaker Merck asked U.S. regulators Monday to authorize its pill against COVID-19 in what would add an entirely new and easy-to-use weapon to the world's arsenal against the pandemic....

 2021-10-11 12:44 

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Coronavirus: Merck seeks first U.S. authorization for molnupiravir tablet to treat COVID-19...

Drugmaker Merck asked U.S. regulators Monday to authorize its pill for treating COVID-19 in what would add an entirely new and easy-to-use weapon to the world's arsenal against the pandemic....

 2021-10-11 11:59 

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Coronavirus deaths and infections in Russia near all-time highs...

Russia's daily coronavirus infections and deaths hovered near all-time highs Monday amid sluggish vaccination rates and the Kremlin's reluctance to toughen restrictions....

 2021-10-11 07:45 

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Coronavirus: Sydney reopens as Australia looks to live with COVID-19...

Sydney's cafes, gyms and restaurants welcomed back fully vaccinated customers on Monday after nearly four months of lockdown, as Australia aims to begin living with the coronavirus and gradually reopen with high rates of inoculation....

 2021-10-11 04:18 

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Stock market: Asian shares mostly higher despite lingering energy worries...

Asian shares were mostly higher on Monday despite persisting worries about the region's energy crunch and coronavirus infections....

 2021-10-10 20:27 

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Three detained in Egypt after coronavirus vaccines found dumped...

Egypt's public prosecution said on Sunday it had ordered the arrest of three people after thousands of unused COVID-19 vaccines were found dumped along a water channel....

 2021-10-10 13:03 

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Coronavirus: Many Indians can't prove their loved ones died fromthe virus...

This week, India's government unveiled a compensation program that would provide 50,000 rupees (about US$670) to the families of past and future COVID-19 victims. But families of some victims may end up missing out on compensation because they either ...

 2021-10-09 11:44 

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Coronavirus: Russians flock to Serbia for Western-made COVID-19 vaccines...

Serbia is where hundreds of Russian citizens have flocked in recent weeks to receive Western-approved COVID-19 shots....

 2021-10-09 11:11 

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Why do Iraq's elections matter to the world?...

Iraq's elections on Sunday come with enormous challenges: Iraq's economy has been battered by years of conflict, endemic corruption and more recently, the coronavirus pandemic....

 2021-10-08 21:54 

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Coronavirus: Brazil tops 600,000 virus deaths amid doubts about delta...

Bars in Brazil's biggest metropolis, Sao Paulo, are full again for Friday happy hours and lawmakers in the capital have nearly done away with video sessions via Zoom. Rio de Janeiro's beaches are packed and calls for strict social distancing seem ...

 2021-10-08 20:26 

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Children face similar risk of coronavirus infection as adults, new study suggests...

Children are almost as likely as adults to become infected with coronavirus, but they are less likely to have symptoms, according to a new study published Friday....

 2021-10-08 16:50 

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RCMP union will support Mounties who shun COVID-19 vaccination despite federal order...

The union representing RCMP officers says it will support members' choice 'to be vaccinated or not' against COVID-19 following a federal order that Mounties be immunized....

 2021-10-08 16:29 

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Coronavirus: U.S. children's hospital see surge in MIS-C...

Scientists still don't know a lot about a rare and serious COVID-19 complication that impacts children, but what they do know is that when there is a surge of COVID-19 cases in their area, MIS-C cases will typically follow....

 2021-10-08 12:44 

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Coronavirus deaths in Russia hit new record...

Russia's daily coronavirus death toll hit a new record on Friday amid the country's sluggish vaccination rate and the government's reluctance to tighten restrictions....

 2021-10-08 11:47 

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Coronavirus: Unvaccinated Colorado woman denied transplant...

When a Colorado woman found out her hospital wouldn't approve her kidney transplant surgery until she got the COVID-19 vaccine, she was left with a difficult decision pitting her health needs against her religious beliefs....

 2021-10-08 11:31 

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Coronavirus: Finland joins other Nordic nations in curbing Moderna shots...

Finland has joined other Nordic countries in suspending or discouraging the use of Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine in certain age groups because of an increased risk of heart inflammation, a rare side effect associated with the shot....

 2021-10-08 06:31 

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Japan's Kishida vows to lead with 'trust and empathy' to fix country...

In his first policy speech Friday, Japan's new Prime Minister Fumio Kishida promised to strengthen pandemic management and health care in case of another coronavirus resurgence, and turn around the battered economy while bolstering the country's d...

 2021-10-07 18:44 

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COVID-19 in Russia: Daily infections hit 2021 peak...

Russia's daily coronavirus infections soared Thursday to their highest level so far this year, as authorities have struggled to control a surge in new cases amid a slow pace in vaccinations and with few restrictions in place....

 2021-10-07 15:48 

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Queen Elizabeth launches baton relay for Commonwealth Games...

Queen Elizabeth II held her first major engagement at Buckingham Palace since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic a year and a half ago, as she presided Thursday over the launch of the baton relay for next year's Commonwealth Games in the central En...

 2021-10-07 12:28 

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Coronavirus: COVID-19, flu shot safe to take at same time, study says...

It is safe for people to receive a COVID-19 vaccine and a flu shot at the same time and it does not negatively impact the immune response produced by either, a British study found last week....

 2021-10-07 08:51 

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Coronavirus: More than 120,000 U.S. kids had caregivers die during pandemic...

The number of U.S. children orphaned during the COVID-19 pandemic may be larger than previously estimated, and the toll has been far greater among Black and Hispanic Americans, a new study suggests....

 2021-10-07 07:50 

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Coronavirus measures stop legal return of thousands to New Zealand...

Because demand for a quarantine hotel room is far outstripping supply, some New Zealanders are being locked out indefinitely, despite the right of return enshrined in New Zealand's constitutional arrangements and in international law....

 2021-10-07 05:02 

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Coronavirus: WHO working to get COVID-19 medical supplies to North Korea...

The World Health Organization is working to ship COVID-19 medical supplies into North Korea, a possible sign that the North is easing one of the world's strictest pandemic border closures to receive outside help....

 2021-10-06 16:10 

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Coronavirus: L.A. poised to enact strict COVID-19 vaccination mandate...

Los Angeles leaders on Wednesday were poised to enact one of the nation's strictest vaccine mandates -- a sweeping measure that would require the shots for everyone entering a bar, restaurant, nail salon, gym or even a Lakers game....

 2021-10-06 16:03 

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Lancet investigation into origin of COVID-19 pandemic shut down over bias risk: BMJ report...

The Lancet journal's investigation into the origins of the COVID-19 pandemic has been shut down due to the risk of bias after a team member was found to have ties to the Wuhan Institute of Virology, The British Medical Journal says....

 2021-10-06 14:04 

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Coronavirus: Zimbabwe reopens bars, but only for vaccinated drinkers...

Zimbabwe is allowing bars to reopen for the first time in more than a year, but only fully vaccinated people will be allowed to take a swig from inside the premises....

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