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Just 50% of LAPD employees are vaccinated. Do police need a vaccine mandate?

Only around half of Los Angeles Police Department employees have received at least one vaccine dose protecting them against COVID-19, the chief of police said Tuesday. That rate lags far behind the general public — as of last week, 67% of L.A. County residents have had at least one dose, according to the most recent numbers from the Department of Public Health. At least 58% were fully vaccinated. And LAPD fell behind despite employees having priority access to vaccine appointments for months — w...
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The best Amazon Prime Day 2021 air purifier deals include top brands like Dyson, Lasko, and Coway

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Amazon Prime Day 2021 is wrapping up, but there are still several outstanding deals on air purifiers from the top brands in the industry, including Dyson, Alen, Blueair, and more. The sales are running now through midnight PDT, and we'll be watching deals and updating this post as we come across more and better deals, so come back oft...
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Biden pushes shots for young adults as variant concern grows

By ZEKE MILLER WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government is stepping up efforts to get younger Americans vaccinated for COVID-19 as concerns grow about the spread of a new variant that threatens to set the country back in the months ahead. The push is underway as the delta variant, first identified in India, has come to represent more than 20% of coronavirus infections in the U.S. in the last two weeks, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Tuesday. That’s double what it was when t...
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Progressive Democrats call on Biden and the CDC to extend eviction moratorium which expires next week

Usher speaks with Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., second from left, and Rep. Ayanna Pressley, D-Mass., second from right, as they arrive for an event to mark the passage of the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act, in the East Room of the White House, Thursday, June 17, 2021, in Washington. AP Photo/Evan Vucci A group of House Democrats called on Biden and the CDC to extend a federal eviction moratorium. "It is an urgent matter of health, racial, and economic justice," they wrote in a letter...
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Delta COVID variant poses more danger to the unvaccinated

By Madeline Holcombe | CNN Some states are making great strides in vaccinating their residents against Covid-19, but the ones that are not may soon be contending with a more transmissible variant, experts say. About 45.2% of the US population is fully vaccinated against Covid-19, CDC data showed, and in 16 states and Washington, DC, that proportion is up to more than half, and 16 have reached President Joe Biden’s goal to vaccinate 70% of adults with at least one dose. But some states — such as ...
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The UK's battle with the Delta variant may serve as a crystal ball for the US: Cases and hospitalizations could soar again

A server carries a tray of drinks from a pub in Edinburgh, Scotland, on April 26, 2021. Andrew Milligan - PA Images / Getty The UK's daily coronavirus case total has risen again due in large part to the Delta variant. In a matter of weeks, Delta will likely become the US's dominant strain, too. Experts worry the US could soon see a similar uptick in cases and hospitalizations. See more stories on Insider's business page. Summer was supposed to bring a return to normal in the UK...
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The best Amazon Prime Day 2021 air purifier deals include top brands like Dyson, Lasko, and Coway

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Amazon Prime Day 2021 is upon us and there are several outstanding deals on air purifiers from the top brands in the industry, including Dyson, Alen, Blueair, and more. The sales are running now through Tuesday, June 22, and we'll be watching deals and updating this post as we come across more and better deals, so come back often to f...
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10 Reasons Why You Should Start Eating Healthy Food Right Now!

Taking healthy food means your diet should have nutrients, major food groups, and a balanced diet. A healthy diet includes replacing meals that contain trans fats, saturated salt, and sugar with better options. When you take a healthy diet, you will be gaining a lot of health benefits. These benefits include preventing diseases like diabetes, maintaining strong bones and teeth, protecting the heart, and boosting your mood. Get to know more of these health benefits to understand why d...
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Bizarre Outbreak of Tuberculosis Linked to Donated Bone Grafts, CDC and FDA Officials Say

A contaminated batch of donated bone tissue is the likely source behind a strange outbreak of tuberculosis, according to federal health officials at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as well as the Food and Drug Administration. As many as 113 people who went in for spinal repair surgery are thought to…Read more...
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The Delta variant boomed from 10% of all US coronavirus cases to 31% in just 11 days. It's more dangerous than other variants and could imperil the recovery.

A medical assistant administers a COVID-19 vaccine dose in Los Angeles. Mario Tama/Getty Images The Financial Times estimates the Delta variant made up a third of US COVID-19 cases as of last week. That would mean the variant's share of infections tripled in just 11 days. The CDC warned last week that the Delta variant could soon become dominant in the US. See more stories on Insider's business page. As of June 16, the Delta coronavirus variant made up 31% of all coronavirus cases ...
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The Delta variant appears to have tripled to 31% of all US coronavirus cases in just 11 days. It's more dangerous than other variants and could imperil the country's recovery.

A medical assistant administers a COVID-19 vaccine dose in Los Angeles. Mario Tama/Getty Images The Financial Times estimates the Delta variant made up a third of US COVID-19 cases as of last week. That would mean the variant's share of infections tripled in just 11 days. The CDC warned last week that the Delta variant could soon become dominant in the US. See more stories on Insider's business page. As of June 16, the Delta coronavirus variant made up 31% of all coronavirus cases ...
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Judge rules for Florida and against CDC in fight over cruise ships

A federal judge ruled Friday that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's conditional sailing orders on the cruise industry "likely constitutes an unconstitutional delegation of legislative power to CDC."
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Biden says the Delta variant - set to become the US's dominant strain - is 'particularly dangerous for young people'

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden holds up a face mask at The Queen theater on October 28, 2020 in Wilmington, Delaware. Drew Angerer/Getty Images President Biden warned Friday that the Delta variant is "particularly dangerous for young people." Delta appears to be more transmissible than any other coronavirus strain. Young people who are unvaccinated and socially active may be more susceptible than others. See more stories on Insider's business page. President Joe Biden warned...
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Judge sides with Florida and says CDC cannot enforce Covid cruise ship rules

Governor De Santis hails ‘major victory’ following ruling that CDC’s ‘conditional sailing order’ is non-binding and merely a guidelineA federal judge in Florida ruled Friday the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention cannot enforce its Covid-19 rules for cruise ships in the state after 18 July. Related: Champ, Joe Biden’s German shepherd and ‘sweet, good boy’, dies aged 13 Continue reading...
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Court Grants Relief Against CDC Order in Cruise Line Lawsuit With Florida

(Reuters) - A Federal court in Tampa on Friday granted Florida a preliminary injunction against the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (...
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CDC regulation of Florida cruises in question after judge sides with state, for now

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's restrictions on Florida cruises could be invalidated, according to a Friday court ruling.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Court rules for Florida in cruise case, grants injunction stopping CDC order, but not yet

A federal court granted a preliminary injunction against the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and its conditional sail order...
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California Allows People To Search For Their Digital Record Of COVID-19 Vaccination

SACRAMENTO (AP/CBS13) – California on Friday announced it will offer residents a digital record of their coronavirus vaccination that they can use to access businesses or events that require proof of inoculation. The state’s public health and technology departments said the tool will allow Californians to access their record from the state’s immunization registry. It will show the same information as the paper cards issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to document coronavirus...
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Health and Wellness: A Priority for You and Your Employees

The last year brought a lot of change with it, including how and where employees work. With an emphasis on streamlining remote work settings, most individuals worldwide are feeling the impact of social isolation, fear and uncertainty, and financial and economic hardships. As a result, many employers recognize their workforce’s personal and professional struggles and prioritize employees’ health in 2021. As communities and businesses focus on recovering and rebuilding from the initial impact of C...
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Nearly half of unvaccinated Americans say they'll definitely not get a vaccine, new poll finds

A child receives a COVID-19 vaccine on May 13 in Houston. Getty Images/Brandon Bell More than half of all Americans have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. Of those who haven't, nearly half said they would definitely not get a vaccine, a new poll found. Fewer than a quarter of unvaccinated Americans said they're probably or definitely getting a shot. See more stories on Insider's business page. The US has vaccinated more than half of all Americans against COVID...
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The Latest: CDC: Delta Variant Expected to Be Dominant in US

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention director Rochelle Walensky says she expects the delta variant will become the dominant coronavirus strain in the United States.
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A 33-year-old nurse got long COVID despite being fully vaccinated. Doctors think we may see more of these rare cases.

A tired nurse leaves Mt. Sinai Morningside Hospital in New York City on April 23, 2020. B.A. Van Sise/NurPhoto/Getty Images Anna Kern, a 33-year-old nurse, got long COVID several months after being fully vaccinated. Doctors are starting to recognize that these cases are possible, even if they're extremely rare. Kern said she's struggling to return to work and dealing with extreme fatigue. See more stories on Insider's business page. Anna Kern got her second vaccine dose five mo...
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These communities remain at high risk for dangerous Covid-19 variants rapidly increasing in US, expert warns

By Travis Caldwell | CNN The country continued this week on a path to reopening from the Covid-19 pandemic, with major population centers such as New York and California pulling back on restrictions following increased vaccinations and lowered infections. Yet with overall vaccination rates in the US slowing this month when compared to highs in April, health officials are raising awareness about the uneven distribution of vaccines in different parts of the country. “I’m very unconcerned for peop...
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Princess Cruises plans fall sailings departing from LA, SF, Ft. Lauderdale

SANTA CLARITA — Princess Cruises announced Thursday, June 17, that it intends to return to service in the United States this fall, sailing from Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Fort Lauderdale. Between Sept. 25 and Nov. 28, eight Princess Medallion-class ships will once again take guests to the Caribbean, Panama Canal, Mexico, Hawaii and California coast, according to the Santa Clarita-based cruise line. “As we continue our return to service, it is a thrill for us to be able to bring more cruise ...
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Every Disney theme park around the world is open for first time in 17 months

Every Disney theme park around the world has reopened for the first time in 17 months after unprecedented coronavirus closures shuttered all 12 parks at one point or another for months at a time amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Disneyland Paris and the adjacent Walt Disney Studios Park reopened on Thursday, June 17 — making the duo the final two Disney theme parks to return from pandemic closures around the globe. Sign up for our Park Life newsletter and find out what’s new and interesting every wee...
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The Delta variant might pose the biggest threat yet to vaccinated people

Researchers sequence coronavirus samples at the microbiology laboratory of the University Hospital of Badajoz in Spain on April 15, 2021. Javier Pulpo/Europa Press/Getty Images The Delta variant appears to be more transmissible than any other coronavirus strain. Some experts worry the variant could result in more breakthrough cases in vaccinated people. Others are concerned that Delta could evolve even more dangerous mutations. See more stories on Insider's business page. Scientists h...
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One year or 5? Doctors and drug companies increasingly disagree about when we'll need COVID-19 booster shots

Marianne Ayala/Insider Booster shots may not be medically necessary for another one to five years, disease experts wager. But pharmaceutical companies are prepping to distribute boosters to the US before the end of 2021. In either case, boosters probably won't require the same urgency as initial vaccines do. See more stories on Insider's business page. The next vaccine race is underway - this time for booster shots.Leading vaccine developers, including Pfizer, Moderna, and Novavax...
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Land transferred to Native Hawaiians, Delta coronavirus variant detected, Hanabusa rail contract may be illegal, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Interior Secretary Deb Haaland Interior secretary lauds land transfer to Department of Hawaiian Home Lands. The federal government is transferring 80 acres on Oahu, with the potential to provide homesteads for 200 to 400 Native Hawaiian families, to the state Department of Hawaiian Home Lands, Biden administration executives announced Monday. Star-Advertiser. Maui Now. Hawaii News Now. Panel To Examine Audit Of Agribusiness Development Corp. The appointed House committee members wil...
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CDC to Ban Dogs From 113 Countries for a Year Over Rabies Fears

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is enacting a temporary ban on imported dogs coming to the U.S. from over 100 countries, due to a heightened risk of rabies.Read more...
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Biden is hosting a July 4th 'independence from virus' celebration although the US is on track to narrowly miss his vaccination goal

The Bidens at the White House in 2017. Pool/Getty Images The White House is planning to host a cookout for more than 1,000 first responders, essential workers, and military personnel on Independence Day. While COVID-19 cases and deaths have dropped steadily as a result of widespread vaccination, the country still hasn't met the administration's goals. The US is set to narrowly miss Biden's goal to have at least 70% of adults partially vaccinated by July 4. See more stories on ...
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