Covid-19 update for May 25
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Onslow County has received new positive cases of COVID-19 as of May 24. Positive cases now total 17,495 with 147 deaths and 17,192 cleared. Onslow County is at 7.0% positive, while the state is at .7% positive.
Covid-19 deaths pass 300,000 in India
Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette
India crossed another grim milestone Monday with more than 300,000 lives lost to the coronavirus, while a devastating surge of infections appeared to be easing in big cities but was swamping the poorer countryside.
Kentucky confirms 263 new cases of COVID-19
Kentucky confirmed 263 new cases of COVID-19 and four more deaths on Monday. The current test positivity rate is 2.61%. So far, 1,989,841 Kentuckians have received at least the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.
COVID-19 cases in Pa. trending downward
COVID-19 cases are continuing to go down, not only in Pennsylvania but across the United States. HARRISBURG, Pa. — We're one week away from the "unofficial" start of summer and things are looking up in the Commonwealth.
Covid-19’s Impact on U.S. Patent Filings
Patent application filings have experienced two significant drops since 2000—in 2009 during the recession and in 2020 from the Covid-19 pandemic. Dykema IP attorney Michael Gzybowski, a former patent examiner,
Pro Wrestling NOAH Star Tests Positive For COVID-19
Pro Wrestling NOAH star Kotaro Suzuki has tested positive for COVID-19, the promotion announced on Facebook. Due to the news, he was left off of today’s how in Niigata. According to PWInsider, Kai Fujimura,
Duke-Led Team Identifies New Coronavirus Threat to Humans
Researchers have discovered a new coronavirus, found in a child with pneumonia in Malaysia in 2018, that appears to have jumped from dog to human. If confirmed as a pathogen, the novel canine-like coronavirus could represent the eighth unique coronavirus known to cause disease in humans.
Eddy County COVID-19 vaccine tracker: 24% of people fully vaccinated
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In Eddy County, some 24% of people living in Eddy County are fully vaccinated as of May 17, according to data from the New Mexico Department of Health. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention considers someone fully vaccinated two weeks after they've been given a single-dose shot (Johnson & Johnson) or a second shot (either Pfizer or Moderna).
COVID-19 in Mississippi: 257 new cases reported Wed.
The Mississippi State Department of Health reported 257 new cases and 1 new death Wednesday. MSDH says 406 of today’s cases occurred between August 31, 2020, and May 13, 2021, identified from recent investigations.
Los Angeles County reports 240 new cases of COVID-19
Los Angeles County reported 240 new cases of COVID-19 and seven additional deaths Sunday, though health officials said the number of cases and deaths reported likely reflect reporting delays over the weekend.
Active coronavirus cases continue dropping
Active coronavirus cases in West Virginia has fallen below 6,500, according to the state Department of Health and Human Resources. Officials on Sunday reported 6,436 active cases of the more than 158,
COVID-19 update for Saturday, May 15
As of 11:59 p.m., Friday, May 14, there were 25 new deaths identified by the Pennsylvania death registry, reported for a total of 26,749 deaths attributed to COVID-19. More information is available at the Department of Health's COVID-19 Dashboard.
COVID-19 and Vaccine Mistrust Behind Bars
The second episode of The Marshall Project’s new video series, designed for audiences inside and outside of prison, reflects on how the COVID-19 vaccine has been received in lockups.
Major League Baseball Reduces Covid-19 Restrictions For Minors
According to multiple minor league operators, going forward minor league teams no longer have to create a buffer zone between players and fans around the dugouts, bullpens and down the foul lines. That will allow teams to once again sell those seats to fans—before,
COVID-19 update: More than 2,300 new positive cases
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The Pennsylvania Department of Health now lists 2,385 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 1,177,072 on Tuesday, May 11. There were 57 new deaths identified by the Pennsylvania death registry,
Flyers Offering COVID-19 Vaccines at Next Home Game
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The Philadelphia Flyers are teaming up with Penn Medicine to offer free Johnson & Johnson shots at the Wells Fargo Center during the team’s final game of the season Monday.
The Benefit of Resuming Use of the J&J COVID-19 Vaccine
The CDC and the FDA recommended restarting use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine on April 23, 2021, after a temporary pause. After carefully reviewing the data, the CDC and FDA determined that the benefits of getting the J&J vaccine far outweigh potential risks.
COVID-19: Bosses Lie. Workers Suffer and Die.
In Yakima County in Washington state, where a mutant coronavirus is fueling a deadly fourth wave, Superior Court Judge Blaine Gibson has just relaxed COVID-19 protections for farmworkers. Key to Judge Gibson’s April 21 decision is disallowing access to farms by community workers.
Sussex County COVID-19 vaccine tracker: 42% of people fully vaccinated
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Some 42% of people living in Sussex County are fully vaccinated as of May 3, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The CDC considers someone fully vaccinated two weeks after they've been given a single-dose shot (Johnson & Johnson) or a second shot (either Pfizer or Moderna).
Why is York County seeing an increase in COVID-19 cases?
COVID-19 cases started climbing again in York County last week. Friday’s total of 149 new cases is the highest in a single day since Feb. 5. The reasons for the spike are unknown, but York County is one of four counties statewide that is listed as a having a high incidence level,
SCHD reports another 149 new COVID-19 cases
Shelby County reported another 149 new COVID-19 cases Sunday and without any additional deaths. It’s the county’s 26th consecutive day with more than 100 new daily cases. Shelby County has had 95,747 cases and 1,
Navy eases COVID-19 restrictions in Hampton Roads
The move to Health Protection Condition Level Brave means military personnel can leave their homes for non-essential tasks. But military personnel are still expected to follow basic health protection measures.
Ceremony on West Haven Green to remember COVID-19 victims
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First Congregational Church will hold a citywide memorial service to remember those lost to COVID-19, according to a release. Speakers for the event are to include Mayor Nancy R. Rossi, the Rev. E. Carl Howard,
WATCH LIVE: City officials disucuss latest Covid-19 restrictions
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While many other parishes lifted their mask mandates Wednesday, Cantrell stated that she would keep the restrictions in place while city health officials looked at the city’s statistics. Cantrell says the city has a long way to go before it reaches herd immunity.