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    Israel says US booster plan backs its own aggressive push

    JERUSALEM – Israel moves forward with its offensive campaign of offering coronavirus Its approach was further justified by the US decision to give the shot to almost anyone over the age of 12, says the booster and says older patients or those at higher risk. Israeli officials credit the booster shot, already given to nearly […] More

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    COVID in the United Nations: One topic, used to make many points

    For the United States, COVID-19 was about leadership and “a dose of hope”. For Iran, it was about the inhumanity of the sanctions. Tiny Palau, largely virus-free, used her precious speech minutes to praise Taiwan for its support during the pandemic – and not coincidentally, with the United Nations revoking the island as a member […] More

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    Ironman World Championship departs from Hawaii for the first time

    The Ironman World Championship is being held outside Hawaii for the first time in four decades ByThe Associated Press September 24, 2021, 8:46 pm • read 2 minutes share on facebookshare on Twitteremail this article Kailua-Kona, Hawaii — The Ironman World Championship will be held outside airy For the first time in four decades, uncertainty […] More

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    Powell meets a changed economy: Fewer employees, higher prices

    WASHINGTON — Restaurant and hoteliers are struggling to fill jobs. Supply-chain delays drive up prices for small businesses. Unemployed Americans are not finding work even with job openings at record highs. Those and other disruptions to the US economy – the consequences of the viral pandemic 18 months ago – appear likely to endure, a […] More

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    Second Tennessee judge blocks Gov. Lee’s mask opt-out

    A federal judge has dealt a second blow to Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee’s controversial order allowing parents to opt out of school mask requirements By KIMBERLEE KRUESI Associated Press September 24, 2021, 6:14 pm • read 3 minutes share on facebookshare on Twitteremail this article Nashville, Tenn. — A federal judge on Friday dealt a […] More

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    Explainer: Who is eligible for Pfizer booster shots in the US?

    Millions of Americans are now eligible to receive a Pfizer booster shot to help increase their protection against the worst effects of the coronavirus. By Carla K. Johnson AP Medical Writer September 24, 2021, 5:36 pm • read 4 minutes share on facebookshare on Twitteremail this article Millions of Americans are now eligible to receive […] More

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    Biden now urges COVID-19 booster shots for eligible people

    President Joe Biden Friday urged people who are now eligible for COVID-19 booster shots to get additional protection, a day after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention endorsed doses for millions of older or otherwise vulnerable Americans . Beginning a major new phase in the US vaccination campaign against COVID-19, CDC Director Dr. Rochelle […] More

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    Drive to UK! UK scramble for truckers amid supply crisis

    LONDON – British energy firms are rationing gasoline supplies and closing some petrol pumps – the latest in a string of shortages that have seen McDonald’s take milkshakes off the menu, chicken shortages at KFC and gaps on supermarket shelves. appear to. One of the major reasons behind the problems is the paucity of truck […] More

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    CDC leader adds people with risky jobs to COVID booster list

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention endorsed booster shots for millions of older or otherwise vulnerable Americans, starting a major new phase in the US vaccination campaign against COVID-19. CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Valensky signed a series of recommendations to a panel of advisors late Thursday. The advisors said the booster should be offered […] More

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