China Hunkers Down as Delta Reaches Nearly Half The Country

China Hunkers Down as Delta Reaches Nearly Half The Country
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Summary: China imposed new restrictions on travel in a bid to slow a delta-driven outbreak that’s grown to more than 500 cases scattered across half the country, as the government stuck to an aggressive containment playbook rather than rely on its high vaccination rate.
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‘The Pied Piper leading us off a cliff’: Florida governor condemned as Covid surges

‘The Pied Piper leading us off a cliff’: Florida governor condemned as Covid surges
Added 8 minutes ago
Summary: Ron DeSantis’s desire to keep state open amid Delta surge draws criticism from local leaders to the White House
Sentiment: positive
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70% in US Have at Least 1 Vaccination Shot, Who are the Holdouts?

70% in US Have at Least 1 Vaccination Shot, Who are the Holdouts?
Added 8 minutes ago
Summary: An anti-vaxxer tells me the tide is turning against the vaccine. Let's investigate his story and another.
Sentiment: negative
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Exclusive: Intel agencies scour reams of genetic data from Wuhan lab in Covid origins hunt

Exclusive: Intel agencies scour reams of genetic data from Wuhan lab in Covid origins hunt
Added 9 minutes ago
Summary: US intelligence agencies are digging through a treasure trove of genetic data that could be key to uncovering the origins of the coronavirus -- as soon as they can decipher it.
Sentiment: positive
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Goldman Hikes S&P Price Target To 4,700 Due To Lower Rates, Says S&P Could Hit 5,000 If Yield Slide Further

Goldman Hikes S&P Price Target To 4,700 Due To Lower Rates, Says S&P Could Hit 5,000 If Yield Slide Further
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Summary: ZeroHedge - On a long enough timeline, the survival rate for everyone drops to zero
Sentiment: positive
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US COVID-19 cases hit six-month high, Florida grapples with surge

US COVID-19 cases hit six-month high, Florida grapples with surge
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Summary: The United States hit a six-month high for new COVID-19 cases with over 100,000 infections reported on Wednesday (Aug 4), according to a Reuters tally, as the Delta variant ravages areas where people did not get vaccinated. The country is reporting over 94,819 cases on a seven-day average, a five-fold incr
Sentiment: positive
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Global tally of COVID-19 cases tops 200 million as U.S., Germany and France push back against WHO call on boosters

Global tally of COVID-19 cases tops 200 million as U.S., Germany and France push back against WHO call on boosters
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Summary: The global tally of confirmed cases of the coronavirus-borne illness COVID-19 topped 200 million on Thursday, reaching a milestone that the World Health...
Sentiment: negative
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Moderna Covid vaccine efficacy remains barely unchanged at 93% six months after 2nd dose, company says

Moderna Covid vaccine efficacy remains barely unchanged at 93% six months after 2nd dose, company says
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Summary: Biotech firm Moderna says its Covid-19 vaccine remains 93% effective six months after the second dose, with the efficacy of the mRNA vaccine barely dipping from the 94.5% cited during the clinical trial stage.
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China’s worst Covid outbreak since Wuhan surges as cases hit six-month high and a third city is sealed o...

China’s worst Covid outbreak since Wuhan surges as cases hit six-month high and a third city is sealed o...
Added 34 minutes ago
Summary: CHINA is facing its biggest Covid surge since the initial Wuhan outbreak with THREE cities now on full scale lockdown. The country, which has pursued an aggressive policy of zero Covid through brut…
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China: How Delta threatens a prized zero Covid strategy

China: How Delta threatens a prized zero Covid strategy
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Summary: China's battling its widest outbreak since Wuhan - how long can it keep Covid out?
Sentiment: negative
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Cellphone Blocks, Work Bans: Pakistan Announces Penalties For Unvaccinated

Cellphone Blocks, Work Bans: Pakistan Announces Penalties For Unvaccinated
Added an hour ago
Summary: Tens of thousands of Pakistanis are thronging coronavirus vaccination centres daily after officials announced penalties for the unvaccinated, including blocked cell phones and barred access to offices, restaurants, shopping malls and transport.
Sentiment: negative
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Ministers accused of destroying trust in England’s Covid travel rules

Ministers accused of destroying trust in England’s Covid travel rules
Added an hour ago
Summary: Criticism from former government adviser comes as Labour claims changes were politically motivated
Sentiment: negative
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Obama slammed for crowdfunding 'shrine' while planning multi-million pound birthday party

Obama slammed for crowdfunding 'shrine' while planning multi-million pound birthday party
Added an hour ago
Summary: BARACK OBAMA has been attacked for asking for money for his own 'shrine' while planning his birthday party.
Sentiment: positive
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Seven states make up half of COVID cases in the US: White House

Seven states make up half of COVID cases in the US: White House
Added an hour ago
Summary: Officials say the highly transmissible Delta variant is driving a surge in states with low vaccination rates.
Sentiment: positive
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Ignoring WHO call, major nations stick to vaccine booster plans

Ignoring WHO call, major nations stick to vaccine booster plans
Added an hour ago
Summary: Germany, France and Israel will go ahead with plans to administer COVID-19 vaccine boosters, disregarding an appeal by the World Health Organisation to hold off until more people are vaccinated around the world.
Sentiment: negative
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Ignoring WHO call, Germany, France to give COVID-19 vaccine boosters

Ignoring WHO call, Germany, France to give COVID-19 vaccine boosters
Added an hour ago
Summary: PARIS/BERLIN: Germany and France will go ahead with COVID-19 vaccine boosters from September, disregarding an appeal by the World Health Organisation (WHO) to hold off until more people are vaccinated across the globe. The decision to press ahead with booster shots despite the strongest statement yet from
Sentiment: negative
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Richard Trumka, Dead at 72

Richard Trumka, Dead at 72
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Summary: Richard Trumka is dead at 72. Head of the AFL-CIO and a...
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Lambda variant is dominating Peru, but experts say there's no evidence it's worse than Delta

Lambda variant is dominating Peru, but experts say there's no evidence it's worse than Delta
Added an hour ago
Summary: The variant first identified in Peru last year has since spread to other countries in South America and around the world.
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11 Face Masks Your Kids May Actually Wear

11 Face Masks Your Kids May Actually Wear
Added an hour ago
Summary: This fall, your kid will probably still need a face mask for school or play. These are the ones that my little guys will tolerate.
Sentiment: positive
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China Pledges Two Billion Vaccine Doses To World: President Xi Jinping

China Pledges Two Billion Vaccine Doses To World: President Xi Jinping
Added an hour ago
Summary: China will "strive to provide" two billion Covid-19 vaccine doses to the world this year and donate $100 million to the international vaccine distribution system known as Covax, President Xi Jinping said Thursday.
Sentiment: positive
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FTSE 100 closes modestly lower as pound rises after BoE ups inflation forecast

FTSE 100 closes modestly lower as pound rises after BoE ups inflation forecast
Added an hour ago
Summary: At the close, the UK blue-chip index was 3.43 points, or 0.05% lower at 7,120.43, below the day’s peak of 7,130.35 but above the session low
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Moderna says a third shot of its COVID-19 vaccine may be needed to protect against variants

Moderna says a third shot of its COVID-19 vaccine may be needed to protect against variants
Added an hour ago
Summary: Moderna says as winter approaches in the Northern Hemisphere and more variants of COVID-19 may emerge, a third shot of its vaccine may be necessary to protect against infection.
Sentiment: positive
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Anti-mask, anti-vax protests using Holocaust imagery draw outrage

Anti-mask, anti-vax protests using Holocaust imagery draw outrage
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: Jewish groups are condemning the use of Holocaust comparisons by people opposing coronavirus vaccination and mask-wearing.The big picture: Cities across the ...
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Melbourne enters sixth lockdown amid Delta variant spread

Melbourne enters sixth lockdown amid Delta variant spread
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: Sydney and Brisbane are already in lockdown in a bid to stop the virus taking hold.
Sentiment: negative
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Biden points finger at GOP governors and possible 2024 rivals for pandemic resurgence

Biden points finger at GOP governors and possible 2024 rivals for pandemic resurgence
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: The White House is increasingly taking aim at Republican governors who have relaxed COVID-19 restrictions, casting what President Joe Biden once described as a “pandemic of the unvaccinated” as a pandemic of the red states.
Sentiment: positive
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Delta expected to push herd immunity threshold above 80 per cent

Delta expected to push herd immunity threshold above 80 per cent
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: Dr Anthony Fauci fears the virus is being given “ample” opportunity to morph even further into a deadlier strain that could diminish the effectiveness of vaccines.
Sentiment: positive
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As people of all ages flock to a Louisiana vaccination site, an official says he is optimistic outreach is working

As people of all ages flock to a Louisiana vaccination site, an official says he is optimistic outreach is working
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: As hospitals in Louisiana fill up with Covid-19 patients, vaccination sites in the state are also seeing increased traffic, leaving at least one hospital official optimistic that all the vaccination outreach is working.
Sentiment: positive
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France plans rollout of Covid vaccine booster shots – but only for the vulnerable

France plans rollout of Covid vaccine booster shots – but only for the vulnerable
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: Like the UK, Israel and Germany, France plans to roll out third doses of Covid-19 vaccines to vulnerable people in the autumn to combat the more contagious Delta variant. But the French government is…
Sentiment: negative
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Harlem woman’s extreme battle with COVID

Harlem woman’s extreme battle with COVID
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: One Harlem woman recounts her harrowing experience with her bout of COVID-19 last year, warning others against the real dangers of the virus if they don’t consider getting vaccinated.
Sentiment: positive
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Malaysia greenlights Moderna Covid vaccine for conditional use as coronavirus cases climb

Malaysia greenlights Moderna Covid vaccine for conditional use as coronavirus cases climb
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: Malaysia’s Drug Control Authority has announced that Moderna’s Covid vaccine has been given conditional approval for usage, just as the country suffers a surge in daily coronavirus infections.
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Live news, medals and results on August 5

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Live news, medals and results on August 5
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: The Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics are underway after the Games were delayed for almost a year because of the coronavirus pandemic. Follow here for the latest news on the Summer Olympics.
Sentiment: positive
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Vanguard: Investment giant to pay vaccinated workers $1,000

Vanguard: Investment giant to pay vaccinated workers $1,000
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: Asset manager Vanguard will reward staff who get jabbed, but it won't mandate vaccinations.
Sentiment: positive
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FOREX-Dollar holds gains after Fed comments, sterling ticks up after BoE

FOREX-Dollar holds gains after Fed comments, sterling ticks up after BoE
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: The dollar held gains against a basket of currencies on Thursday after hawkish comments from the U.S. Federal Reserve led markets to move forward the likely timing of a policy tightening.
Sentiment: positive
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US to require foreign visitors to be ‘fully vaccinated’ against Covid-19 under proposed White House plan

US to require foreign visitors to be ‘fully vaccinated’ against Covid-19 under proposed White House plan
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: The Biden administration is working on a plan to require foreigners wanting to legally visit the US to be fully vaccinated against Covid, as a prerequisite to lifting existing travel restrictions imposed at the pandemic’s outset.
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‘The Pied Piper leading us off a cliff’: Florida governor condemned as Covid surges

‘The Pied Piper leading us off a cliff’: Florida governor condemned as Covid surges
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: Ron DeSantis’s desire to keep state open amid Delta surge draws criticism from local leaders to the White House Ron DeSantis on Tuesday at a news conference....
Sentiment: positive
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Bank of England warns inflation will hit 4% this year but holds interest rates

Bank of England warns inflation will hit 4% this year but holds interest rates
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: Monetary policy committee resists pressure to increase the cost of borrowing to calm rising prices
Sentiment: positive
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Coronavirus live news: controversial France health pass lawful, says court; curfew and music ban on two Greek islands

Coronavirus live news: controversial France health pass lawful, says court; curfew and music ban on two Greek islands
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: Zakynthos island and Chania on Crete hit by measures aimed at cutting Covid spread; advisers to government in Tokyo say surge requires harsher measures
Sentiment: negative
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These countries are making Covid-19 vaccines mandatory

These countries are making Covid-19 vaccines mandatory
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: A sharp upturn in new coronavirus infections due to the highly contagious Delta variant and a slowdown in vaccination rates have pushed governments to make Covid-19 shots mandatory for health workers and other high-risk groups.
Sentiment: negative
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Delta variant surges across southern US; political leaders clamp down again

Delta variant surges across southern US; political leaders clamp down again
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: The US states of Florida and Louisiana were at or near their highest hospitalisation numbers of the coronavirus pandemic on Monday (Aug 2), driven by the still-spreading Delta variant, as one doctor warned of the "darkest days" yet.
Sentiment: negative
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Sydney suffers worst day of COVID-19 pandemic, Victoria state to enter 6th lockdown

Sydney suffers worst day of COVID-19 pandemic, Victoria state to enter 6th lockdown
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: SYDNEY: Sydney reported a record daily number of new coronavirus infections on Thursday (Aug 5), as Victoria state said it will enter a snap one-week lockdown as Australia struggles to contain an outbreak of the highly infectious Delta variant. Sydney, Australia's largest city and the capital of New South
Sentiment: negative
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Tokyo reports record 5,042 cases as Covid infections surge during Olympics

Tokyo reports record 5,042 cases as Covid infections surge during Olympics
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: The Japanese capital has been under a state of emergency since mid-July.
Sentiment: negative
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As Bay Area confirms Delta plus variant cases, experts warn of 'more infectious' mutations

As Bay Area confirms Delta plus variant cases, experts warn of 'more infectious' mutations
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: Health experts have called it a "pandemic of the unvaccinated," referring to the renewed spike in COVID-19 cases across the country.
Sentiment: positive
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British MPs blast UK govt for retaining Pakistan on 'red list' but promoting India to amber

British MPs blast UK govt for retaining Pakistan on 'red list' but promoting India to amber
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: "UK again playing politics and targeting Pakistan," says Federal Human Rights Minister Shireen Mazari.
Sentiment: positive
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The US may require all foreign visitors to be fully vaccinated, according to the White House

The US may require all foreign visitors to be fully vaccinated, according to the White House
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: Just last week, the White House said most travel restrictions would remain in place due to a surge in Covid-19 cases led by the Delta variant.
Sentiment: positive
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‘They thought Covid only kills white people’: myths and fear hinder jabs in DRC

‘They thought Covid only kills white people’: myths and fear hinder jabs in DRC
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: Mutant strain may emerge amid vaccine hesitancy, experts say, as even medics reject jabs in DR Congo
Sentiment: negative
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First Thing: impeachment efforts against Cuomo take shape after sexual harassment scandal

First Thing: impeachment efforts against Cuomo take shape after sexual harassment scandal
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: Support falls away for New York governor. Plus: how signals for the start of menopause could help scientists extend women’s fertile years
Sentiment: negative
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The Hollywood Reporter

The Hollywood Reporter
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: Paramount’s Clifford the Big Red Dog will not receive a gala premiere at the Toronto Film Festival next month. Entertainment One, which was due to release the movie in Canada on Sept. 17, day-and-date with Paramount’s U.S. release, said the theatrical release had now been delayed. “Due to this change, the film will no longer […]
Sentiment: positive
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Indonesia Covid deaths pass 100,000 as Delta overwhelms hospitals

Indonesia Covid deaths pass 100,000 as Delta overwhelms hospitals
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: Frustrations with government response and anti-vaxxers as country struggles to cope with variant
Sentiment: negative
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Covid-19 UK: Number of alerts sent by NHS Covid app plunged by 43% last week

Covid-19 UK: Number of alerts sent by NHS Covid app plunged by 43% last week
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: NHS figures show 395,971 alerts in England and Wales were sent in the seven days up to July 28, down from 690,129 the week before, in a sign that pingdemic mayhem may finally be easing.
Sentiment: negative
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WHO calls for COVID booster jab moratorium until the end of September

WHO calls for COVID booster jab moratorium until the end of September
Added 5 hours ago
Summary: The head of the UN agency stressed that "hundreds of millions" worldwide are still waiting for their first dose.
Sentiment: positive
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FILE PHOTO: A woman holds a medical syringe and a small bottle labelled "Coronavirus COVID-19 US developing plan to require foreign visitors to be vaccinated against COVID-19: White House officialFILE PHOTO: A woman holds a medical syringe and a small bottle labelled "Coronavirus COVID-19

FILE PHOTO: A woman holds a medical syringe and a small bottle labelled "Coronavirus COVID-19 US developing plan to require foreign visitors to be vaccinated against COVID-19: White House officialFILE PHOTO: A woman holds a medical syringe and a small bottle labelled "Coronavirus COVID-19
Added 5 hours ago
Summary: WASHINGTON: The Biden administration is developing a plan to require nearly all foreign visitors to the United States to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as part of eventually lifting travel restrictions that bar much of the world from entering the United States, a White House official told Reuters on Wednesday
Sentiment: positive
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Australia records one of its youngest COVID-19 deaths amid Sydney outbreak

Australia records one of its youngest COVID-19 deaths amid Sydney outbreak
Added 5 hours ago
Summary: Australia's Queensland state reported 16 locally acquired COVID-19 cases on Wednesday as authorities warned a lockdown in state capital Brisbane might be extended beyond Sunday if people flout the tough restrictions.
Sentiment: negative
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Illinois governor imposes mask mandate on all schools & daycares, orders many state employees to get vaccinated against Covid-19

Illinois governor imposes mask mandate on all schools & daycares, orders many state employees to get vaccinated against Covid-19
Added 5 hours ago
Summary: Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker ordered that all children and staff in schools and daycares wear masks to prevent the spread of Covid-19, and mandated that state employees in prisons and other congregate facilities be vaccinated.
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Japan expands COVID-19 curbs as surges strain hospitals

Japan expands COVID-19 curbs as surges strain hospitals
Added 5 hours ago
Summary: TOKYO: Japan decided on Thursday (Aug 5) to expand its COVID-19 emergency curbs to cover more than 70 per cent of the population, as a record surge in cases strained hospitals in the Olympics host city Tokyo and other parts of the country. Japan had avoided the explosive outbreaks seen elsewhere. But infec
Sentiment: negative
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Countries move ahead with vaccine booster plans despite WHO plea

Countries move ahead with vaccine booster plans despite WHO plea
Added 5 hours ago
Summary: "We cannot accept countries that have already used most of the global supply of vaccines (are) using even more of it," the WHO's chief says.
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Germany, France Ignore WHO Request, Will Give Covid Booster Shots

Germany, France Ignore WHO Request, Will Give Covid Booster Shots
Added 5 hours ago
Summary: Germany and France will go ahead with COVID-19 vaccine boosters from September, disregarding an appeal by the World Health Organisation (WHO) to hold off until more people are vaccinated across the globe.
Sentiment: negative
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A Disaster - Daily Reckoning

A Disaster - Daily Reckoning
Added 6 hours ago
Summary: Income has been flat for eight months going back to last October… The eviction moratorium expires — a disaster in the making?…
Sentiment: negative
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Barack Obama scales back 60th birthday party as Covid cases rise

Barack Obama scales back 60th birthday party as Covid cases rise
Added 6 hours ago
Summary: The former president turns 60 on Wednesday but has cancelled plans for a big party this weekend.
Sentiment: positive
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Robinhood Insiders Sell More Shares: What to Watch When the Stock Market Opens Today

Robinhood Insiders Sell More Shares: What to Watch When the Stock Market Opens Today
Added 6 hours ago
Summary: Robinhood looks set to give up some of Wednesday’s gains when the market opens.
Sentiment: positive
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Unacceptable: WHO calls for halt on booster shots until poor get first doses

Unacceptable: WHO calls for halt on booster shots until poor get first doses
Added 6 hours ago
Summary: Public health experts have stressed, repeatedly, that the unequal distribution of doses is not only unethical, but could extend the pandemic.
Sentiment: negative
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Death by Disinformation: GOP Accomplices to Covid Apocalypse

Death by Disinformation: GOP Accomplices to Covid Apocalypse
Added 6 hours ago
Summary: If your state or city remains unvaccinated, and your neighbors won’t wear masks indoors—you’ve got a problem.
Sentiment: negative
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Indonesia finds COVID deaths more than three times higher for the unvaccinated

Indonesia finds COVID deaths more than three times higher for the unvaccinated
Added 6 hours ago
Summary: The COVID-19 death rate for people in the Indonesian capital of Jakarta who were not vaccinated was more than three times higher than those who were, according to new health ministry data.
Sentiment: positive
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NYC will require COVID-19 vaccination proof for indoor dining, gyms

NYC will require COVID-19 vaccination proof for indoor dining, gyms
Added 6 hours ago
Summary: NEW YORK: New York City will soon require proof of COVID-19 vaccinations for anyone who wants to dine indoors at a restaurant, see a performance or go to the gym, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Tuesday (Aug 3), making it the first big city in the US to impose such restrictions.The new requirement, which will
Sentiment: positive
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America is plummeting down the global vaccination league table

America is plummeting down the global vaccination league table
Added 6 hours ago
Summary: Little can be done to change the minds of the 30% of American adults yet to get jabbed | Graphic detail
Sentiment: positive
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Commentary: We now have everything we need to end the pandemic

Commentary: We now have everything we need to end the pandemic
Added 6 hours ago
Summary: 18 months on, we have all the knowledge and tools needed to eliminate COVID-19 – it’s now a question of applying them, says William A Haseltine.
Sentiment: positive
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WHO calls for moratorium on COVID-19 booster jabs

WHO calls for moratorium on COVID-19 booster jabs
Added 6 hours ago
Summary: The head of the UN health organization called on Wednesday for a moratorium on COVID-19 vaccine boosters until “at least the end of September” to enable the world’s most vulnerable people to be inoculated.
Sentiment: positive
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Rare California water restrictions hit farmers amid dire shortages

Rare California water restrictions hit farmers amid dire shortages
Added 10 hours ago
Summary: Officials approve new rules that will bar farmers and landowners from using water drawn from key watershed
Sentiment: negative
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Newlywed who refused jab dies after catching Covid from care home worker wife

Newlywed who refused jab dies after catching Covid from care home worker wife
Added 10 hours ago
Summary: Only 17 per cent of Australians are fully vaccinated against the virus. Forklift truck driver Aude Alaskar, 27, died in Sydney after hesitating when he was invited for his Covid jab
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Is A Vaccine Available For Rabbit Hemorrhagic Disease?

Is A Vaccine Available For Rabbit Hemorrhagic Disease?
Added 10 hours ago
Summary: The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service are using imported vaccines to protect California’s most endangered rabbit, the riparian brush rabbit, against RHDV2.
Sentiment: negative
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US Working On Plan To Reopen To Fully Vaccinated Foreigners: Official

US Working On Plan To Reopen To Fully Vaccinated Foreigners: Official
Added 10 hours ago
Summary: The United States, which closed its borders to much of the world as the pandemic took hold, plans eventually to begin allowing fully vaccinated foreigners back in, a White House official said Wednesday.
Sentiment: positive
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ABC4 Utah

ABC4 Utah
Added 10 hours ago
Summary: SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) – The nursing shortage in Utah is getting worse as the COVID-19 Delta variant rages on, causing several nurse to quit or pursue other jobs because of the toll it has taken on their physical and mental health. The impact is immense. University of Utah Health Chief Nursing Officer Tracy Nixon […]
Sentiment: negative
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With Delta variant spreading is China ‘zero tolerance’ approach over?

With Delta variant spreading is China ‘zero tolerance’ approach over?
Added 10 hours ago
Summary: Now it’s clear the virus is not going away debate about what approach the country should adopt next is emerging
Sentiment: positive
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The 'Delta Plus' variant has spread to nearly 30 countries, but low case numbers are a sign it won't overtake Delta

The 'Delta Plus' variant has spread to nearly 30 countries, but low case numbers are a sign it won't overtake Delta
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: It's not yet clear whether Delta Plus is more transmissible than Delta. Vaccines may still hold up well against it.
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
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Sydney suffers worst pandemic day as lockdown nears six weeks - Times of India

Sydney suffers worst pandemic day as lockdown nears six weeks - Times of India
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: Rest of World News: SYDNEY: Sydney reported its worst day of the Covid-19 pandemic on Thursday with five deaths and a record rise in locally acquired infections as a week.
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FDA Accelerates Full Approval of Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccine as Delta Variant Surges

FDA Accelerates Full Approval of Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccine as Delta Variant Surges
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: Biden said he expects a fully approved vaccine by the early fall, but the FDA would not comment on the time frame.
Sentiment: positive
16 minute read
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Iran records 4mn total Covid-19 cases as worst-hit Middle Eastern nation struggles with record daily infections

Iran records 4mn total Covid-19 cases as worst-hit Middle Eastern nation struggles with record daily infections
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Iran’s health ministry has reported that new Covid-19 infections broke its single-day record for the third day in a row on Wednesday, as total case numbers soared above 4 million amid a spike driven by the Delta variant.
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Chinese casino hub Macau orders mass testing & closure of most venues to combat cluster of Covid-19 infections

Chinese casino hub Macau orders mass testing & closure of most venues to combat cluster of Covid-19 infections
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Officials in Macau, China, often called the ‘Las Vegas of Asia’, have ordered mass testing for Covid-19 and shut down most of the city’s entertainment venues after a cluster of infections was discovered.
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World Health Organisation Calls For Moratorium On Covid Vaccine Booster Shots

World Health Organisation Calls For Moratorium On Covid Vaccine Booster Shots
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: The WHO on Wednesday called for a moratorium on Covid-19 vaccine booster shots until at least the end of September to address the drastic inequity in dose distribution between rich and poor nations.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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China restricts overseas travel to curb COVID-19 outbreak

China restricts overseas travel to curb COVID-19 outbreak
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: China on Wednesday (Aug 4) tightened overseas travel restrictions for its citizens as part of efforts to contain rising COVID-19 cases, after reporting its highest number of infections in months.
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
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Sequencing Used to Identify Delta, Other Coronavirus Variants

Sequencing Used to Identify Delta, Other Coronavirus Variants
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Researchers use genomic sequencing -- not the clinical tests used to diagnose patients with COVID-19 -- to identify and track specific variants of the novel coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2, including the highly contagious delta variant. But viral posts try to deny the existence of the variant by misleadingly claiming there is "no 'Delta Variant' test."
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
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Cash for shots? Studies suggest payouts improve vaccination rates

Cash for shots? Studies suggest payouts improve vaccination rates
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Vaccine lotteries persuade some hesitant people, but New York City and White House want to bet on direct payments
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If you're not protected against Covid-19, the virus 'will find you, it will infect you,' expert says

If you're not protected against Covid-19, the virus 'will find you, it will infect you,' expert says
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: If you're not protected against Covid-19, the virus will likely infect you, one expert told CNN on Wednesday.
Sentiment: negative
11 minute read
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WHO calls for moratorium on Covid-19 vaccine booster shots

WHO calls for moratorium on Covid-19 vaccine booster shots
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: The World Health Organization said the delay until at least the end of September would enable poorer countries to catch up on vaccinations.
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CDC can't stop evictions, as Biden calls on states to act

CDC can't stop evictions, as Biden calls on states to act
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: The White House moved on Monday (Aug 2) to pressure state and local governments to swiftly adopt policies to protect renters after an eviction moratorium expired over the weekend, potentially pushing millions of Americans out of their homes.
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
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WHO calls for moratorium on COVID vaccine booster jabs

WHO calls for moratorium on COVID vaccine booster jabs
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: WHO chief says the move would enable at least 10 percent of the population of every country to be vaccinated.
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
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New York Auto Show Canceled Over COVID Delta Variant Concerns

New York Auto Show Canceled Over COVID Delta Variant Concerns
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Increased delta variant measures forced organizers' hand and prompted the cancellation, they said in a statement.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Robinhood, Victoria’s Secret, Activision, GM: What to Watch When the Stock Market Opens Today

Robinhood, Victoria’s Secret, Activision, GM: What to Watch When the Stock Market Opens Today
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: For Robinhood shares, there’s no sign of the Sheriff of Nottingham in sight.
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
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Obama curtails 60th birthday bash after Delta variant surge

Obama curtails 60th birthday bash after Delta variant surge
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: The party for the nation’s 44th president will go on, but only for family and close friends.
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
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US cases and deaths from COVID-19 rise, so do vaccinations -US officials

US cases and deaths from COVID-19 rise, so do vaccinations -US officials
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Cases of COVID-19 along with hospitalizations and deaths from it have increased in the last week, U.S. officials said on Monday, even as vaccination rates grow amid concern over the highly contagious Delta variant.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Elizabeth Holmes fails to keep customer complaints, test results out of criminal fraud trial

Elizabeth Holmes fails to keep customer complaints, test results out of criminal fraud trial
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: A federal judge on Wednesday denied a request from former Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes to keep customer complaints, test results, and a regulatory report...
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
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'A Variant Worse Than Delta': Fauci Dials Fear To 11 As Emerging 'Lambda' Strain Appears More Resistant To Vaccine

'A Variant Worse Than Delta': Fauci Dials Fear To 11 As Emerging 'Lambda' Strain Appears More Resistant To Vaccine
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: ZeroHedge - On a long enough timeline, the survival rate for everyone drops to zero
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
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Israeli airline El Al to carry out mid-flight COVID-19 test trial

Israeli airline El Al to carry out mid-flight COVID-19 test trial
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: JERUSALEM: Passengers on an El Al flight from New York to Tel Aviv will be tested for the coronavirus on the plane itself or before boarding on Thursday (Aug 5) to speed up procedures upon arrival in Israel, where infections are on the rise.The Israeli airline announced the plan a day after Israel said travel
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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NIH director walks back call to mask up around kids AT HOME after backlash

NIH director walks back call to mask up around kids AT HOME after backlash
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: National Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins has hastily walked back a call for parents of unvaccinated kids to wear masks even at home after massive backlash on social media demanding evidence for the practice.
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Why WHO Is Calling For A Moratorium On COVID Vaccine Boosters

Why WHO Is Calling For A Moratorium On COVID Vaccine Boosters
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: The director general is asking for a halt for at least two months. His hope is to use all available doses to vaccinate 10% of the population in every country by the end of September.
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Many Companies Now Have Mandatory Vaccination Policies: Should This Be Legal?

Many Companies Now Have Mandatory Vaccination Policies: Should This Be Legal?
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: Walmart, Microsoft, and Tyson have vaccination mandates albeit at differing levels. Other companies stick with persuasion and cash incentives.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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Global COVID-19 cases surpass 200 million

Global COVID-19 cases surpass 200 million
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: The COVID-19 pandemic has passed another grim milestone with global case numbers pushing 200 million. It took over a year for cases to hit the 100 million-mark while the next 100 million were reported in just over six months. Cases are currently rising in at least 83 out of 240 countries. The Delta variant is upending all assumptions about the virus, with disease experts scrambling to find whether the latest version of the virus is making people more sick than before.
Sentiment: negative
1 minute read
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COVID in Louisiana shows consequences of Delta variant, low vaccination rate

COVID in Louisiana shows consequences of Delta variant, low vaccination rate
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: Low vaccination rates and the more infectious Delta variant are converging to create a new COVID-19 crisis for Louisiana as the United States and the world face the latest stage of the pandemic.
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
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States that demand vaccine passports should also mandate voter ID, Republican senator proposes

States that demand vaccine passports should also mandate voter ID, Republican senator proposes
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: Senator Kevin Cramer (R-North Dakota) has proposed a law requiring US states that mandate proof of vaccination to also require voter identification – which Democrats denounce as racist – saying he wants to highlight the hypocrisy.
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Covid: WHO calls for booster pause to vaccinate poorer nations

Covid: WHO calls for booster pause to vaccinate poorer nations
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: WHO chief says it would allow at least 10% of the population in every country to be vaccinated.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Uber losses widen as incentives to lure drivers hit revenues

Uber losses widen as incentives to lure drivers hit revenues
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: Ride-hailing and food delivery giant reported widening losses for Q2, even as riders returned in bigger numbers.
5 minute read
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