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Thursday, August 5, 2021

US virus cases nearly triple in two weeks

COVID-19 cases have nearly tripled in the United States over two weeks amid an onslaught of vaccine misinformation that is straining hospitals, exhausting doctors...

US virus cases double over three weeks

The COVID-19 curve in the US is rising again after months of decline, with the number of new cases per day doubling over the...

UK government accused of hypocrisy as health minister quits

LONDON — Britain’s health secretary has resigned after a tabloid splashed photos and videos of him kissing an aide in his office — breaking...

Africa battles new COVID-19 wave hitting faster and harder

DAKAR, Senegal — Africa is facing a devastating resurgence of COVID-19 infections whose peak will surpass that of earlier waves as the continent's countries...

Biden urges shots for young adults as variant concern grows

WASHINGTON — The U.S. government is stepping up efforts to get younger Americans vaccinated for COVID-19 as the White House acknowledges it will miss...

US hitting encouraging milestones on virus deaths and shots

COVID-19 deaths in the U.S. have dipped below 300 a day for the first time since the early days of the disaster in March...

Vaccine hesitancy puts India’s gains against virus at risk

JAMSOTI, India — In Jamsoti, a village tucked deep inside India’s most populous state of Uttar Pradesh, the common refrain among the villagers is...

Virus surge claims brightest minds at Indian universities

SRINAGAR, India — Sajad Hassan sat at his professor's hospital bedside for three nights, doing most of the talking as his friend and mentor...

Brazil still debating dubious virus drug amid 500,000 deaths

BRASILIA, Brazil — As Brazil hurtles toward an official COVID-19 death toll of 500,000 — second-highest in the world — science is on trial...

UK records over 10,000 virus cases for first time since Feb

LONDON — The U.K.'s latest surge in coronavirus infections gathered pace Thursday with new confirmed cases rising above 10,000 for the first time in...
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