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‘I Hope People Think Beyond Themselves’: As Stadiums Welcome Back Crowds, Expert Says Fans Must Respect New Rules

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Trump officials gloated about pressuring the CDC to edit its COVID-19 reports: 'Yippee!!!'

President Donald Trump takes off his face mask as he comes out on a White House balcony to speak to supporters gathered on the South Lawn in Washington, October 10, 2020. Trump officials privately touted their efforts to alter scientific reports about the coronavirus. A congressional probe found "political interference" in the Trump administration's COVID-19 response. The Washington Post reported on the investigation on Friday. See more stories on Insider's business page. Health ...
Tags: Health, Post, Politics, News, Washington Post, Cdc, Washington, White House, Politico, Trends, Cases, Atlas, House, Deaths, Donald Trump, The Washington Post


YouTube removed a video where Gov. Ron DeSantis questioned whether kids should wear masks

Gov. Ron DeSantis of Florida. Getty YouTube removed a video in which Gov. Ron DeSantis of Florida questions masks for kids. The video violated policies on debunked coronavirus claims, the platform told The Wrap. DeSantis opposes many anti-COVID-19 measures and has clashed with the Biden administration. See more stories on Insider's business page. YouTube removed a video in which Gov. Ron DeSantis of Florida and a group that has opposed measures to stop the spread of COVID-19 questione...
Tags: Florida, Politics, Cdc, Youtube, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Atlas, Harvard, Gop, Oxford, News UK, World Health Organization, Biden, Donald Trump, Stanford University


YouTube removed a video where Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis questioned whether kids should wear masks

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis. Getty YouTube removed a video in which Ron DeSantis questions masks for kids. The video violated policies on debunked coronavirus claims, the platform told The Wrap. DeSantis opposes many anti-COVID-19 measures, and has clashed with the Biden administration. See more stories on Insider's business page. YouTube removed a video in which Florida Governor Ron DeSantis and a group who have opposed measures to stop the spread of COVID-19 questioned whether it&...
Tags: Florida, Politics, Cdc, Youtube, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Atlas, Gop, News UK, World Health Organization, Biden, Stanford University, Trump, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Ron DeSantis


The CDC director has designated racism as a 'serious public health threat' facing Americans

An anti-racism protest in Washington, DC. Probal Rashid/LightRocket via Getty Images The CDC designated racism as a "serious public health threat" facing Americans. Its director said the pandemic exposed "a known, but often unaddressed, epidemic impacting public health: racism." The American Medical Association defined racism as a public health threat last year. See more stories on Insider's business page. The director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has designated ra...
Tags: Politics, Science, Cdc, America, Trends, Speed, Racism, Washington Dc, News UK, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, American Medical Association, Coronavirus, Sinead Baker, Rochelle Walensky, Voices of Color, Getty Images The CDC


Defying expectations, US suicides were down during pandemic

By Mike Stobbe | Associated Press NEW YORK — The number of U.S. suicides fell nearly 6% last year amid the coronavirus pandemic — the largest annual decline in at least four decades, according to preliminary government data. Death certificates are still coming in and the count could rise. But officials expect a substantial decline will endure, despite worries that COVID-19 could lead to more suicides. It is hard to say exactly why suicide deaths dropped so much, but one factor may be a phenomeno...
Tags: Politics, New York, News, Cdc, US, Sport, Ap, Soccer, Associated Press, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Journal of the American Medical Association, National News, MIKE STOBBE, Moutier, Associated Press Health and Science Department, Coronavirus


Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis says his state is suing the CDC to bring back cruises

Republican Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis. Paul Hennessy/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis says the state will sue the CDC to bring back cruise ships "immediately." The CDC has put a hold on the cruise industry since the COVID-19 pandemic first began. The cruise industry has fought back, instead arguing for a cruising return from US ports by July. See more stories on Insider's business page. Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis announced Thursday that the state will b...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, Florida, Politics, News, Cdc, US, Trends, Cruise, Miami, Cnbc, Royal Caribbean, Bermuda, Jim Cramer, Cruise Lines International Association, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


UK Covid variant now most common in US, says CDC chief – video

The B117 variant of coronavirus first detected in the UK is now the most dominant in the US, the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Wednesday.During the White House coronavirus response team’s briefing, Dr Rochelle Walensky warned the rising number of coronavirus cases in dozens of US states is probably attributable to the spread of variants US races to vaccinate as CDC chief says UK variant now dominant strain Continue reading...
Tags: UK, Cdc, White House, US, US news, Vaccines and immunisation, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Coronavirus, Rochelle Walensky


Biden says he’s ‘not open to doing nothing’ on infrastructure amid Republican criticisms of plan – live

President says jobs plan is ‘largest investment’ since second world warUK Covid variant now dominant in US, says CDC directorBiden to make gun policy announcement Thursday – White HouseHalf of US adults on track to receive at least one vaccination by weekendTrump breaks silence on Matt Gaetz allegationsSign up to receive First Thing – our daily briefing by email 8.15pm BST New York City mayor Bill de Blasio had some great news this morning for Covid 19-weary residents: the city’s pools and b...
Tags: Republicans, Cdc, White House, New York City, US, Joe Biden, US news, Democrats, US politics, Bill De Blasio, Biden, De Blasio, Raimondo, Gina Raimondo, Matt Gaetz, Biden Administration


UK Covid variant now dominant in the US, says CDC director – live

Walensky notes UK variant appears more contagious than original virusBiden to make gun policy announcement Thursday – White HouseFauci urges Americans to stay vigilant: ‘Hang in there’Half of US adults on track to receive at least one vaccination by weekendTrump breaks silence on Matt Gaetz allegations 6.16pm BST House speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate majority leader Chuck Schumer are not expected to attend Joe Biden’s announcement on gun policy tomorrow, according to Politico.Other lawmakers...
Tags: UK, Republicans, Cdc, Senate, White House, US, Joe Biden, US news, Democrats, US politics, Nancy Pelosi, Biden, Pelosi, Schumer, Chuck Schumer, Matt Gaetz


The CDC director said the coronavirus variant first found in the UK is now the dominant strain in the US

President-elect Joe Biden has nominated Dr. Rochelle Walensky to head up the CDC. Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images The coronavirus variant found in the UK was discovered outside London last year. The CDC director said it's now the dominant strain in the US. Research has suggested that it's likely associated with higher mortality than other variants. See more stories on Insider's business page. A variant of the coronavirus first detected in the UK is now the dominant strain of t...
Tags: Health, UK, Science, London, News, Cdc, White House, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Cnn, Speed, United States, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, US Research, Kelly McLaughlin


10 Things in Politics: Inside Trump's stable of lawyers

Clockwise from top left: Jay Sekulow; Pat Cipollone; Jesse Binnal; former President Donald Trump; Jane Raskin; Will Consovoy; Marc Mukasey. Clockwise from top left: Clockwise from top left: Patrick Semansky/AP Photo; Patrick Semansky/AP Photo; Greg Nash/AP Photo; Carolyn Kaster/AP Photo; Senate Television/AP; Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP Photo; Julie Watson/AP Photo Good morning! If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. I'm Brent Griffiths. Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me @...
Tags: Florida, Politics, New York, Texas, Minneapolis, Congress, Cdc, Montana, Senate, White House, Russia, US, America, Trends, Ukraine, Commerce


Younger people seem to be contracting more transmissible variants, causing another COVID-19 surge in Michigan

Chaplain Kevin Deegan places his hand on the head of a COVID-19 patient while praying for him at Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in Los Angeles on January 9, 2021. Jae C. Hong/AP Photo Michigan is experiencing another surge in coronavirus cases. The surge seems to be attributed to younger people getting infected with variants. CDC director Rochelle Walensky previously warned that the US could experience another surge. See more stories on Insider's business page. As the country ...
Tags: Science, Cdc, White House, US, Los Angeles, Trends, Cnn, United Kingdom, Michigan, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Detroit News, Beaumont Health, Providence Holy Cross Medical Center, Coronavirus, COVID, Sarah Al Arshani


The CDC relaxed its rules on cleaning to prevent COVID-19, saying intense disinfectants are likely doing us more harm than good

An Israeli worker in a hazmat suit sprays disinfectant in the cabin of an Israir Airlines Airbus A320 airplane at Ben Gurion International Airport on June 14, 2020. Gil Cohen-Magen/AFP via Getty Images The CDC released new guidance Monday, warning there are health risks associated with overly intense disinfection. The coronavirus very rarely spreads to people from surfaces, the agency said. Independent health experts agree: soap and water works fine. See more stories on Insider's busi...
Tags: Florida, Science, News, Cdc, White House, Trends, Public Health, US environmental protection agency, Afp, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC, Krause, Ben Gurion International Airport, Gil Cohen Magen, David Krause, Disinfectant, Hilary Brueck


In Colorado, They’re Cracking the Code on Gun Control: It Doesn’t Work

Coloradoans are suggesting that gun control laws don’t prevent violent crimes.(Dave Workman photo) U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Writing over the weekend in the Denver Post, George H. Brauchler—former district attorney for the Centennial State’s 18th Judicial District—wrote something that might be considered blasphemy among anti-gun politicians and gun prohibition lobbying groups. Brauchler was discussing mass shootings in Colorado in a story headlined, “Gun laws may prevent some crimes, but mass ...
Tags: Guns, Colorado, Cdc, White House, Georgia, Joe Biden, House, Connecticut, Gun Control, Capitol Hill, Homicide, Boulder, Washington State, Seattle, Denver, Cruz


Bar opening event linked to 46 Covid-19 cases, a school closure and hospitalization, CDC report says

By Ashley Ahn | CNN A rural Illinois bar opening event in February was linked to a Covid-19 outbreak of at least 46 cases, a school closure and the hospitalization of a long-term care facility resident, according to a United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report. The Illinois Department of Public Health identified 29 individuals who tested positive for Covid-19 or had Covid-19-like symptoms within 14 days after the indoor bar opening event. All 29 cases were confirmed by Covi...
Tags: Business, Politics, News, Cdc, Sport, Cnn, Things To Do, Soccer, Illinois, Illinois Department of Public Health, LA County, New California, Cable News Network Inc, WarnerMedia Company, Coronavirus, COVID


Covid live: Netherlands halts use of AstraZeneca jab for under 60s – reports; warning against UK indoor gatherings

10,000 appointments scrapped, reports Dutch news agency citing Netherlands health ministry; ‘We need to be cautious,’ warns British prime ministerPakistan, Bangladesh, Kenya and Philippines on England travel ‘red list’Further rare blood clot cases found in Oxford/AstraZeneca recipientsCurfews and quarantines: Europe’s Easter of Covid restrictions‘We’re in a really good place’: is Israel nearing the Covid endgame?US coronavirus – latest updates 5.18pm BST Reuters has more on the halting of th...
Tags: Europe, Politics, UK, England, Science, Biology, Cdc, Africa, Israel, US, America, UK News, World news, Medical Research, Asia Pacific, Infectious Diseases


Covid-vaccinated Americans can travel without quarantining, says CDC – live

CDC says those traveling should still wear masksVaccinated Americans can travel internationally with stricter guidelines Biden celebrates latest jobs report after 916,000 addedEconomy adds 916,000 jobs as vaccine rollout fuels hiring boomVariants v vaccinations: what the dueling trends meanSign up to receive First Thing – our daily briefing by email 5.16pm BST A reporter asked Dr Rochelle Walensky whether the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is formally warning against non-essentia...
Tags: Business, Republicans, Cdc, White House, US, World news, Joe Biden, US news, Democrats, US politics, US economy, Biden, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Rochelle Walensky


CDC Says Fully Vaccinated People May Resume Travel

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that Americans who have been fully vaccinated may safely begin traveling again, according to new guidelines posted on its "Travel During COVID-19" page, published just before the White House COVID-19 briefing Friday morning.
Tags: Travel, News, Cdc, White House, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, COVID-19, Covid-19 Vaccine, CDC Says Fully Vaccinated People May Resume Travel


Older women are less likely to get COVID-19 vaccines than older men

A woman has her temperature checked as she arrives at a FEMA COVID-19 vaccination site at the Northwest Community Center. Paul Hennessy/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images 59% of older women said they have gotten a COVID-19 vaccine, per a Kaiser Family Foundation poll. 70% of older men, meanwhile, reported getting at least one shot of the vaccine. The CDC found women reported experiencing worse symptoms after receiving a COVID-19 vaccine. See more stories on Insider's business pa...
Tags: Gender, News, Cdc, White House, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Getty Images, Fema, Healthcare, Vaccines, Anthony Fauci, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Gender Gap, AARP, Kaiser Family Foundation


CDC director says data 'suggests that vaccinated people do not carry the virus'

Director of the Centers for Disease Control Rochelle Walensky speaking at a White House press briefing on March 1, 2021. White House/YouTube CDC director Rochelle Walensky said data suggests fully vaccinated people don't carry COVID-19. On Monday, the CDC released a study using real-world evidence, which showed that mRNA vaccines are 90% effective at preventing COVID-19 infections. Walensky elaborated on the optimism and "impending doom," she is feeling around the pandemic. See more st...
Tags: Politics, Science, Rachel Maddow, Cdc, White House, US, Trends, Speed, Msnbc, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Maddow, Moderna, Coronavirus, COVID, Rochelle Walensky, Walensky


Half of all US seniors have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19

A CVS pharmacist gives the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine to a resident at the Emerald Court senior living community in Anaheim, California. Paul Bersebach/MediaNews Group/Orange County Register via Getty Images Half of US seniors have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Andy Slavitt, the White House COVID Response senior advisor, confirmed the milestone on Tuesday. Seniors face the highest risk for death and hospitalization from COVID-19. See more stories on Insider's business p...
Tags: News, Cdc, White House, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Healthcare, Biden, Cvs, Johnson Johnson, Andy Slavitt, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Read, Allana Akhtar, Coronavirus, COVID, Covid-19 Vaccine


Why Your Landlord Can't Legally Evict You Until July

Days before it was to expire, the CDC has extended its national moratorium on evictions, which now stretches through June 30. Unless you make more than $99,000 a year, it’s still illegal for your landlords to evict you or force you to pay rent. Here’s what you need to know about the moratorium and your rights as a…Read more...
Tags: Politics, Landlord, Money, Cdc, Housing, Finance, Lifehacks, Eviction, Forced migration, Rochelle Walensky, Land Law, Landlordtenant Law, Real Property Law, Leasehold Estate, Housing In The United States, Eviction In The United States


10 Things in Politics: More shots are on the way

President Joe Biden. AP Good morning! Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics. Sign up here to get this newsletter in your inbox each day. Send your tips and suggestions to [email protected] or tweet me @BrentGriffiths. Here's what you need to know:Biden warns that the pandemic isn't over, but soon most adults will have access to vaccinesGun safety groups are frustrated with Biden prioritizing infrastructureEmotional arguments from the first day of Derek Chauvin's trial1. SHO...
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Biden pleads with governors to reinstate mask mandates as COVID-19 infections rise and CDC director says she's 'scared' by spread

President Joe Biden on March 23. Mandel Ngan/Getty Images President Biden pleaded with governors to reinstate mask mandates as COVID-19 cases climb. "Please, this is not politics. Reinstate the mandate if you let it down," Biden said. Biden also cited CDC director Dr. Rochelle Walensky, who said she's "scared" by the virus's spread. See more stories on Insider's business page. President Joe Biden pleaded with governors and local leaders to reinstate mask mandates to help sto...
Tags: Florida, Politics, UK, Science, News, Cdc, White House, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Biden, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Eliza Relman, COVID-19, COVID, Covid-19 Vaccine


CDC director fights back tears as she warns of soaring COVID-19 cases: 'Right now I'm scared'

CDC Director Rochelle Walensky at the White House's virtual COVID-19 briefing on March 29, 2021. The White House / YouTube Rochelle Walensky, the CDC director, was near tears on Monday, warning of a new surge in COVID-19 cases. "Right now, I'm scared," Walensky said at the White House's COVID-19 briefing. She urged the public to "hold on a little while longer" while more people get vaccinated. See more stories on Insider's business page. Rochelle Walensky, the new directo...
Tags: UK, New York, Texas, Science, News, Cdc, White House, US, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Michigan, Anthony Fauci, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Massachusetts General Hospital, Brooklyn New York


'Scared' CDC director Dr. Rochelle Walensky warns of 'impending doom'

CDC director Dr. Rochelle Walensky became emotional at a White House coronavirus press briefing on Monday — her voice breaking as she...
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CDC director warns of COVID-induced 'impending doom' as cases, hospitalizations increase

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky during a White House briefing on Monday warned of...
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Derek Chauvin trial begins as jury hears of 'excessive force' that took George Floyd's life – live

Trial live-streamed with courtroom access restricted‘Please I can’t breathe’: prosecutors play disturbing videoDefense opens by saying Floyd was under influence of drugsCDC head warns of ‘impending doom’ as coronavirus cases riseSign up to receive First Thing – our daily briefing by email 5.17pm BST Progressive congresswoman Cori Bush criticized the defense lawyers of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin for trying to put the focus on George Floyd’s character rather than their cli...
Tags: Minneapolis, Cdc, Washington, White House, Race, US, America, Joe Biden, US news, US politics, US policing, Missouri, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Bush, Floyd, Cori Bush


'Right now I'm scared': top US official shares sense of 'doom' as Covid cases rise

Dr Rochelle Walensky, the CDC director, notes new US cases are now at about 70,000 a dayCoronavirus – live newsA top White House official has issued a dire warning about the recent rise in coronavirus cases in the US, telling a briefing on Monday: “Right now I’m scared.” Related: 'Vaccine interlopers’ exploit chaotic policies to skip line in rural Tennessee Continue reading...
Tags: Cdc, White House, US, World news, US news, Tennessee, US domestic policy, Biden Administration, Coronavirus, Rochelle Walensky



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