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United States: What Does The New CDC Guidance On Masks Mean For Employers? - Foley & Lardner

According to new guidance issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Thursday, May 13, individuals who are fully-vaccinated for COVID-19 are no longer required to wear a mask...
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Apple reportedly says masks are still mandatory at US stores, despite more relaxed CDC guidelines for fully-vaccinated people

Apple says masks are still mandatory in US stores. Kevin Frayer/Getty Images Apple says masks are still mandatory in its US stores, Bloomberg reported. The CDC last week updated its guidelines on masks, saying they weren't needed indoors for fully-vaccinated people. Walmart, Costco, and Trader Joe's are among those ditching masks in stores. See more stories on Insider's business page. Masks are still mandatory in Apple's US stores, according to a Bloomberg report. The comp...
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Following new CDC mask guidelines, 13 states lifted mask mandates for vaccinated people, while New York and California kept restrictions. Here are the rules in different states.

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Lev Radin/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images The CDC said Thursday that fully vaccinated Americans don't need a mask in most spaces, including indoors. But states can ultimately decide their own rules on mask wearing. Minnesota, Nevada, and others relaxed their mask rules, while others, including New York, are sticking with their current mandates. See more stories on Insider's business page. Fully vaccinated Americans no longer need to wear a mas...
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Ige maintains mask mandate despite CDC guidance, Musk plans rocket reentry off Kauai, workers hard to find despite high unemployment, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Gov. David Ige Gov. David Ige keeps Hawaii mask rules unchanged despite change by CDC. As President Joe Biden and federal health officials gave the OK for Americans who have been vaccinated to go maskless in most situations and discard social distancing, Gov. David Ige signaled that the time to loosen such restrictions wasn’t right for Hawaii. Star-Advertiser. Civil Beat. Hawaii Public Radio. Tribune-Herald. Big Island Now. Garden Island. Maui Now. Hawaii News Now. KHON2. Lt. Governor Wa...
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University Of The Pacific Students Returning To Campus By Summer, Fall Will Need COVID-19 Vaccine

STOCKTON (CBS13) — The University of the Pacific is joining other California colleges in requiring that students be vaccinated for COVID-19 in order to return to campus. Officials say the requirements will go into effect for students by the start of the summer and fall sessions. All of Pacific’s campuses will have the vaccine requirement, including Stockton, Sacramento and San Francisco. “Our decision is predicated on Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and public health agency guid...
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You still need to wear a mask on planes, trains, and buses - even if you've been fully vaccinated

Joey Hadden/Insider The CDC says fully-vaccinated Americans still have to wear masks on public transit. This covers domestic plane, train, and bus journeys, and international travel starting or ending in the US. New CDC guidelines published Thursday allow vaccinated people to remove masks in most indoor settings. See more stories on Insider's business page. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said Thursday that fully-vaccinated Americans don't have to wear masks i...
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Disney World may soon allow vaccinated people to take off their masks following new CDC guidance, its CEO said

Disney CEO Bob Chapek hints that Disney World may soon lift its mask mandate for guests Jeff Gritchen: MediaNews Group: Orange County Register via Getty Images Disney World, Florida, may soon let vaccinated people take off their masks following updated CDC guidance. Disney CEO Bob Chapek said he expected an "immediate" rise in visitors following the CDC's new guidelines, Forbes reported. Disneyland in California is still subject to the state's mask order. See more stories on Insid...
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8 states lifted mask mandates for vaccinated people following new CDC guidance, while New York, California, and others kept their mandates. Here's how states responded.

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Lev Radin/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images The CDC said Thursday that fully vaccinated Americans don't need a mask in most spaces, including indoors. But states can ultimately decide their own rules on mask wearing. Minnesota, Nevada, and others relaxed their mask rules, while others, including New York, are sticking with their current mandates. See more stories on Insider's business page. Fully vaccinated Americans no longer need to wear a mas...
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Following new CDC mask guidelines, 8 states lifted mask mandates for vaccinated people, while New York and California kept restrictions. Here are the rules in different states.

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Lev Radin/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images The CDC said Thursday that fully vaccinated Americans don't need a mask in most spaces, including indoors. But states can ultimately decide their own rules on mask wearing. Minnesota, Nevada, and others relaxed their mask rules, while others, including New York, are sticking with their current mandates. See more stories on Insider's business page. Fully vaccinated Americans no longer need to wear a mas...
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Walmart, Target, and Starbucks are keeping mask mandates despite the CDC relaxing guidance for vaccinated people. Here's how stores are responding to the new guidelines.

Shoppers are seen wearing masks while shopping at a Walmart store, in North Brunswick, New Jersey, on July 20, 2020. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz The CDC has relaxed guidelines for wearing masks indoors and outdoors for fully-vaccinated people. Certain states have now lifted mask mandates, but some companies say workers and customers still need to wear masks. Target, Walmart, and Starbucks are among those still mandating masks in their stores. See more stories on Insider's business page. The ...
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CDC director says fully vaccinated people still need to wear masks indoors to stop dangerous variants spreading

CDC Director Rochelle Walensky REUTERS Vaccinated people should still wear masks indoors because of circulating COVID-19 variants, CDC Director Dr Rochelle Walensky told CNBC. The CDC has received widespread criticism for its cautious approach to relaxing rules on mask wearing, including outdoors. Updated guidance will follow the CDC's authorization of the Pfizer vaccine for 12 to 15-year-olds, she said. See more stories on Insider's business page. Dr. Rochelle Walensky, director ...
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CDC director, criticized for being too cautious, says fully vaccinated people still need to wear masks indoors to stop dangerous variants spreading

CDC Director Rochelle Walensky REUTERS Vaccinated people should still wear masks indoors because of circulating COVID-19 variants, CDC Director Dr Rochelle Walensky told CNBC. The CDC has received widespread criticism for its cautious approach to relaxing rules on mask wearing, including outdoors. Updated guidance will follow the CDC's authorization of the Pfizer vaccine for 12 to 15-year-olds, she said. See more stories on Insider's business page. Dr. Rochelle Walensky, director ...
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Additional clot cases tied to Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine: CDC

An official with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced more than two dozen total blood clot cases in...
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CDC panel OK's Pfizer for 12- to 15-year-olds after safety review. Shots could go in arms tomorrow.

California Department of Public Health State Epidemiologist Dr. Erica Pan receives the Johnson & Johnson Janssen one-dose vaccine during a press conference at the Oakland Coliseum vaccination site in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, March 11, 2021. The event is part of the state"u2019s efforts to increase vaccine acceptance among groups that are less likely to be vaccinated. Jane Tyska/Digital First Media/East Bay Times via Getty Images A panel of CDC advisors voted Wednesday to allow Pfizer&...
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United States: U.S. Department Of Education Releases Guidance On Safely Reopening Schools - Husch Blackwell LLP

On February 12, 2021, the Department of Education ("the Department") and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ("CDC") released guidance to support school and district leaders...
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McDonald's is partnering with the White House to promote the COVID-19 vaccine on McCafé coffee cups

McDonald's McDonald's is partnering with the White House to promote a COVID-19 vaccine campaign. From July, McDonald's McCafé cups will be branded with President Biden's "We Can Do This" vaccine slogan. The idea is to educate customers about the vaccine and to encourage vaccine uptake. See more stories on Insider's business page. McDonald's coffee cups are about to get a new look.The fast-food giant is partnering with the White House to promote the "We Can Do This...
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Arizona GOP official makes unverified claims that COVID vaccine turns people into 'potted plants'

A patient receives an injection of the Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine. BEN STANSALL/AFP via Getty Images A GOP official peddled unverified claims that COVID jabs were turning people into "potted plants." Jim O'Connor is an elected Republican official in charge of power and water companies in Arizona. He was attempting to convince company leaders to not impose COVID jab requirements on their workers. See more stories on Insider's business page. An elected GOP official in Arizon...
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An Arizona GOP official made unverified claims that COVID vaccine turns people into 'potted plants'

A patient receives an injection of the Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine. BEN STANSALL/AFP via Getty Images A GOP official peddled unverified claims that COVID jabs were turning people into "potted plants." Jim O'Connor is an elected Republican official in charge of power and water companies in Arizona. He was attempting to convince company leaders to not impose COVID jab requirements on their workers. See more stories on Insider's business page. An elected GOP official in Arizon...
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Who's to blame for the drop off in new vaccinations? Start with public health officials like the CDC.

Amanda Richardson, employee at Life Care of Action, a skilled nursing and rehab center, gets her Pfizer coronavirus vaccine in Acton, Massachusetts on December 28, 2020. Suzanne Kreiter/The Boston Globe/Getty Images The COVID-19 vaccines are among the most effective ever invented. But when people hear that getting vaccinated may not usher in a return to normalcy or could harm their health, they grow reluctant to get the shots, slowing our march to herd immunity. An ABC News/Washington Post...
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Real-world data from Qatar suggests 2 doses of Pfizer's vaccine are needed against variants

A health worker applies a pad on the arm of a man after inoculating him against the coronavirus at a drive-through vaccination centre in the city of al-Wakrah, north of the capital Doha, on March 31, 2021 (Photo by Anne LEVASSEUR / AFP) (Photo by ANNE LEVASSEUR/AFP via Getty Images) Pfizer's vaccine was 54% effective against severe COVID-19 caused by variants after one dose in Qatar. Effectiveness against severe COVID-19 rose to more than 90% when two doses were given 21 days apart. Th...
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Fauci admits CDC summer camp guidance 'looks a bit strict'

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidance for summer camps currently recommends masks for everyone over age 2...
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Emergency physicians use heparin alternative to treat vaccine-induced blood clot

A new case report, detailed in Annals of Emergency Medicine, is the first known case of a patient with VITT (vaccine-induced thrombotic thrombocytopenia) treated with a heparin alternative following the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidance.
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Denmark bans Johnson & Johnson's coronavirus vaccine, citing the risk of rare blood clots

A nurse loads a syringe with a dose of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine on March 9, 2021 in Athens, Ohio. Stephen Zenner/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Denmark banned Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine on Monday. The risk of rare, unusual blood clots as a side effect outweighed the shot's benefits, authorities said. J&J's vaccine was highly effective at preventing COVID-19 in trials. See more stories on Insider's business page. Denmark has become the fir...
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Emergency physicians first to safely treat vaccine-induced blood clot with heparin alternative

A new case report, detailed in Annals of Emergency Medicine, is the first known case of a patient with VITT (vaccine-induced thrombotic thrombocytopenia) treated with a heparin alternative following the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidance.
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CVS and Walgreens wasted 128,500 Covid vaccine doses, report finds

US pharmacy chains responsible for vast majority of the recorded 182,874 wasted doses, according to Kaiser Health NewsUS pharmacy chains CVS and Walgreens are responsible for the vast majority of wasted vaccine doses, which total more than 180,000 reported to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), according to a story from Kaiser Health News.As of late March, the CDC recorded 182,874 tossed doses. CVS and Walgreens combined wasted 128,500 doses – CVS wasted about half and Walgreen...
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CNN's Jake Tapper questions why Biden is still wearing a mask outside even after a change in CDC guidelines

CNN host Jake Tapper and senior Biden advisor, Anita Dunn. CNN/YouTube CNN's Jake Tapper said Friday that Biden "doesn't seem to be following" the newest CDC guidelines. Tapper asked Biden's senior advisor Anita Dunn why the president was still wearing a mask outdoors. Dunn responded that "extra precautions" have to be taken for Biden because he is the president. See more stories on Insider's business page. CNN anchor Jake Tapper questioned why President Joe Biden was still...
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United States: The CDC Has Released New Safety Guidance For The Fully Vaccinated - Littler Mendelson

On Tuesday, April 27, 2021, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released updated guidance concerning facial coverings and social distancing for fully vaccinated individuals.
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Biden Gets Plenty Wrong on Guns During Congressional Address

By Larry Keane Biden’s statements on gun violence in America were as fraudulent as ever. IMG iStock-1219883323 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- President Joe Biden spoke for more than an hour to a limited Joint Session of Congress for his first major speech since his inauguration. It was during a three-minute stretch near the end, though, that the president got plenty wrong about firearms, the Second Amendment and the record number of diverse Americans who purchased guns during the last 15 months. ...
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3 coronavirus variants can make people sicker or spread faster - and experts are monitoring others, including one spreading in India

People wearing masks in Del Mar, California. There are three coronavirus variants that experts around the world are worried about. These include variants first identified in South Africa, the UK, and Brazil. Others variants, like one first found in India, have concerning features, but it's not yet clear they're more dangerous. See more stories on Insider's business page. Several coronavirus variants have evolved mutations that mean they spread more easily, make people sicker,...
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3 coronavirus variants can make people sicker, evade the immune response, or spread faster - and experts are monitoring others, including one spreading in India

People wearing masks in Del Mar, California. There are three coronavirus variants that experts around the world are worried about. These include variants first identified in South Africa, the UK, and Brazil. Others variants, like one first found in India, have concerning features, but it's not yet clear they're more dangerous. See more stories on Insider's business page. Several coronavirus variants have evolved mutations that mean they spread more easily, make people sicker,...
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